Stay curious. Attack life.

This is it: Fordham Daily’s last post! Breathe a sigh of relief, shed a tear — I’ll be doing both. I’ll always remember what my dad, a proud Fordham grad with a philosophy degree, told me just before we parted ways in front of Queen’s Court — the building he had inhabited some 30 years earlier — on a […]

Fordham Daily to partner with Lincoln Center’s Observer

Tyler Martins, FCLC ’15 and editor-in-chief of The Fordham Observer, and Connor Ryan, FCRH ’15 and founder of Fordham Daily, have announced that the two campus news organizations will be joining forces for the remainder of the spring semester. The partnership, which is effective immediately, will maximize campus readership for both organizations by broadening content […]

MUST BE A JOKE! Officials say website problems resolved

Fordham officials said the problems that have plagued Fordham’s main website for the past three days, rendering it at times completely unusable, had finally been resolved — well, mostly. The announcement was distributed to students Wednesday morning. Some on campus quickly questioned whether the seemingly good news was just an April Fool’s prank. "We restored full […]

IT’S ABOUT TIME! Mc$hane speaks out against sex assault

Fordham President Fr. Joseph McShane, S.J., broke his years-long silence this week on the subject of campus sexual assault — “a crime and a sin” — in a tightly controlled message, sent by way of his monthly community letter to students, faculty and staff. Instead of reiterating campus policies — “Having made it this far in […]

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 […]

DRUG DEAL GONE BAD: Student beat up by local dealers in dorm

The student who was beat up in an off-campus dorm last week was interacting with local drug dealers at the time of the attack, administration sources told Fordham Daily. “This person appears to have opened themselves and the community to some serious risk,” one source said, who spoke on the condition of anonymity. The attacked student apparently owed […]

GOOD TIMING! McShane kicks off week of race talks on campus

Days after two men who allegedly attacked a Fordham student in an off-campus apartment were described in a school alert as “two male blacks,” Fordham’s President Fr. Joseph McShane, S.J., took a break from his traveling schedule to deliver a race-focused homily during Sunday’s 11 a.m. mass at the University Church. He began his homily, […]

POX SPOX: School spokesman takes fall for “blacks” alert

Bob Howe, Senior Director of Communications, took the fall for describing two men who allegedly assaulted a Fordham student this week as “two male blacks” in a security alert that was emailed to the student body Thursday, causing an uproar on campus. After fuming students flooded the inboxes of Howe and Public Safety, expressing apprehension about the […]