SOLD OUT! Under the Tent tickets gone after students wait in massive line

After hundreds of students swarmed the McGinley Center Wednesday afternoon, RHA announced it had sold out of tickets to this year’s Under the Tent dance. “If there are more available day of, we will sell them after the concert the day of the event,” the organization said on Facebook. “Look for posts on social media […]

HEIR APPARENTS: In new low, almost all USG races uncontested

Updated: Sunday, March 29 Everybody wins! As USG gears up for an election to determine next year’s administration, Fordham Daily has learned eight of the nine executive board races were uncontested and one race had no candidates at all as of Thursday night — the deadline for candidacy proposals — signaling a new low for student government […]

CAKES AND CLUBS: FET student plays drawn from diverse sources

The FET Playwrights Festival will be performed Thursday-Saturday, March 26-28, at 8 PM in the Blackbox. When Emily Brooks, FCRH ‘17 decided to enter a play in this semester’s Fordham Experimental Theater (FET) Playwrights Festival, she drew from her personal experience as a cake decorator. The play she wrote, “Cake Club,” which is about a […]

FOR PETE’S SAKE! Beloved diner shut after Bronx building ignites

A two-alarm fire burned through the roof of 570 East Fordham Road early Wednesday morning, wreaking havoc on Pete’s Cafe — a popular diner among Rose Hill students and alumni — and several apartments above. No students were involved in the incident, school officials told Fordham Daily. A fire marshal had been brought in to investigate the cause of […]

SCREW STUDENT GOV! Faculty continue anti-Brennan crusade

Fordham Faculty Against Torture (FFAT) — a group of seven professors fighting to revoke the honorary degree awarded to CIA Director John Brennan — doesn’t mind that USG opposes their effort. “We are not discouraged, nor are we surprised,” David Myers, a member of FFAT and a history professor, told Fordham Daily. “USG was never a focus of our efforts, and […]

Mc$HANE SICK WITH IRISH FLU! Prez missed St. Paddy’s parade

School officials said more than 250 alumni, students, family members and friends donned sashes and marched behind the Fordham banner during this year’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Manhattan. But the man who usually leads the contingent was noticeably absent. President Fr. Joseph McShane, S.J., missed the parade because he was sick with “a flu-like bug,” according […]

PECORA CANNED: Basketball coach fired amid losing record

The buzzer has finally rung for Fordham men’s basketball head coach Tom Pecora. After achieving a pitiful 44-106 record over five seasons at Fordham, school officials announced Wednesday that Pecora had been fired. “The University’s men’s basketball program has regrettably not achieved the desired results or made the sustained progress hoped for under Mr. Pecora’s leadership,” officials […]

ROSE HILL TO SEX THRILL: Meet the student who became a porn star

One student from last year’s graduating class no longer goes by the name she did at Rose Hill. Now, she is Veronica Vain — and hers is one of the most popular names in the porn industry today. @TheVeronicaVain @TheRadioFreaks I remember her when she used to come to @SimonsDeliBX she's got that voice of gold […]