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Rams in the News: October 26, 2018



Conversation on the word ‘mulatto’
BBC Radio 10-16-18
Tanya Hernández is a professor at Fordham School of Law.

Queens native Matthew Higgins joins ‘Shark Tank’ as guest investor
am New York 10-21-18
Matthew Higgins studied at Fordham Law School while working as Giuliani’s press secretary in City Hall.


Jackson-Evers International Airport leading the charge for veterans
Black News Portal 10-18-18
Edge4Vets is offered by the Human Resiliency Institute at Fordham University in partnership with Airports Council Int’l – North America as the airport association’s official vehicle to prepare and connect veterans to jobs at airports throughout the US and Canada.

Studies: Puerto Rico is evidence No. 1 that world’s population of insects is declining
The Morning Call 10-22-18
The study authors used a recent analytic method, invented by a professor of economics at Fordham University, to assess the role of heat.

Fordham Real Estate Institute, Columbia University, the Counselors of Real Estate and Professional Women in Construction Address Trending Question: Urbs or Burbs?
Timesunion 10-23-18
Fordham Real Estate Institute (REI), Columbia University, the Counselors of Real Estate and Professional Women in Construction co-hosted the well-attended forum Urbs or Burbs: Where are the Best Investment and Development Opportunities?


Making The Class of 2018: Top Music Law Schools
MSN 10-22-18
Fordham’s Media and Entertainment Law Society sponsors a variety of programming, including “Lunch and Learn” events where attorneys practicing in media and entertainment discuss their career paths.


Mayor’s Office Helps Vets Find Jobs
Patch 10-22-18
The program was developed by the Human Resiliency Institute at Fordham University in New York in the Gabelli School of Business.


Top SDNY Securities Fraud Prosecutor Joining Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello
Fox 40 10-22-18
Prior to joining the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Tim served as a law clerk to the Honorable Joseph M. McLaughlin of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He also practiced at Davis Polk & Wardwell and has taught Advanced Trial Advocacy at Fordham Law School.

Saudi Arabia’s handling of Jamal Khashoggi’s killing has resulted in a golden opportunity for Turkey
NBC News 10-20-18
David A. Andelman is executive director of The RedLines Project.

Jamal Khashoggi: How one dissident’s disappearance could unravel the ambitions of Saudi Arabia’s ‘reformist’ Crown Prince
iNews 10-19-18
David Andelman, the veteran journalist and national security expert at the Fordham Law School, said the Crown Prince may have broken the golden rule that is “not to call much unfortunate attention to yourself or the kingdom”.

Manafort has reportedly visited Mueller’s office 9 times over the past month, for hours at a time
SF Gate 10-18-18
Jed Shugerman, a professor at Fordham Law School, said he thought it was significant that Mueller agreed to narrow the scope of his initial questions for Trump to focus on collusion rather than obstruction.

Bennington alumna honored for anti-racism work
Bennington Banner 10-21-18
McDougall is currently a member of the faculty of the Oxford University Masters of International Human Rights Programme, and Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence at the Leitner Center for International Law and Justice at Fordham Law School.

Here’s How Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Brought Gitmo-Style ‘Justice’ to the American Legal System
Alternet 10-21-18
Karen J. Greenberg, a TomDispatch regular, is the director of the Center on National Security at Fordham Law and the author of Rogue Justice: The Making of the Security State.

Pending ‘Joint Employer’ Rule Raises Questions of DOL Authority
Bloomberg BNA 10-18-19
“The dominant opinion is that interpretive rules are a species of guidance,” Aaron Saiger, an administrative law professor at Fordham University, told Bloomberg Law.

Conversation on the word ‘mulatto’
BBC Radio 10-16-18
Tanya Hernández is a professor at Fordham School of Law.

New app to offer sexual abuse victims in the fashion industry free counseling
Fashion United 10-19-18
Susan Scafidi was my teacher at Fordham Law School, so I approached her to ask if the pro-bono lawyers of her institute could be brought into our app.


To one hundred years of the Republic altogether: Sale of Czech capital, attraction and favoring of foreign money, strengthening of contractual hometown. A world-renowned economist speaks
Parlamentni 10-18-18
We have a monoculture not only in fields, but also in thinking and education: artificially clinging to the hand-crafted industrial phase, and comparing it with the worst, not the best, says Fordham University professor Milan Zeleny in somewhat unconventional reflection over the centennial of Czechoslovakia.


Tin whistling priest goes viral on Youtube
Marquette Wire 10-23-18
In 2006, Duns was asked to teach a class named “Introduction to the Irish Tune Whistle” at Fordham University in New York.


Who is black in America? Ethnic tensions flare between black Americans and black immigrants
Bristol Herald Courier 10-22-18
And as more black immigrants experience success, they get what Fordham University professor Christina M. Greer calls “elevated minority status.”

Donald Trump impeachment supported by most Americans – but Democrats have been told not to talk about it
Yahoo 10-19-18
Christina Greer, associate professor of political science at New York’s Fordham University, said most Democrats had decided impeachment was not an issue that was polling with voters and they were focussed on other issues.

Voter suppression is real
Amsterdam News 10-18-18
Christina Greer, Ph.D., is an associate professor at Fordham University, the author of “Black Ethnics: Race, Immigration, and the Pursuit of the American Dream,” the co-host of the new podcast FAQ-NYC and the host of The Aftermath on

To Impeach or Not To Impeach
WNYC 10-22-18
Then, Jonathan is joined by a panel of very smart people: Fordham University political scientist and author of Black Ethnics, Christina Greer, CNN/CNNE commentator and Democratic Political Strategist, Maria Cardona as well as CNN political commentator, Doug Heye.

Trump revives harsh anti-immigration rhetoric ahead of midterm elections – but it could badly backfire
The Independent 10-23-18
Christina Greer, associate professor of political science at New York’s Fordham University, told The Independent: “This is red meat to his base. We know he has trafficked in nationalist and white supremacist language.”

Want to leave the Catholic Church? Officially, you can’t.
Washington Post 10-22-18
“The claim that underlies all of this, a claim most Christian denominations share, is that baptism, once given, can’t be taken back,” said Patrick Hornbeck, chair of theology at Fordham University, a Catholic school.

Fordham’s Orthodox Center Scholars Speak with TNH
The National Herald 10-21-18
Greek Orthodox Theological Scholars Drs. Aristotle Papanikolaou and George Demacopoulos, professors at and co-directors of Fordham University’s Center of Orthodox Christian Studies, recently spoke with the National Herald about their work and the current state of Orthodoxy.

Religion and Politics: Discussion on Christianity and the Alt-Right
C-SPAN2 10-22-18
Aristotle Papanikolaou, otherwise known as Telly, a professor of theology at Fordham where he occupies the Archbishop Demetrios Chair in Orthodox Theology and Culture…

Developments in the Orthodox Church
The Greek Current 10-22-2018
Roundtable with Fordham University Professor George Demacopoulos on recent developments in the Orthodox Church.

‘Fortnite’ could be teaching us the wrong lessons about how to be good citizens
Business Insider 10-22-18
Nicholas Tampio, a political theorist and associate professor of political science at Fordham University, shares why the game teaches children and gamers wrong lessons about how to function in society.

College students experienced trauma symptoms after Trump’s election, study says
News ABC 13 WLOS 10-23-18
“I think so much of the social media and news about the election really felt personal and aimed at specific groups like Mexican Americans and women,” Hoyt, an assistant professor of psychology at Fordham University, said.

LitHub 10-23-18
Ugbabe is a Writer in Residence (At Risk) at Fordham University.


Time to Dance the Night Away! Meet the Cast of THE PROM- Now in Previews!
Broadway World 10-23-18
Wayne Mackins is currently a senior theatre major at Fordham University.

Your #mealprep obsession could signal an eating disorder
New York Post 10-23-18
“I had to convince them that it wasn’t going to be a way to say, ‘Hey world, look what I’m eating,’” says Farber, who today has a positive relationship with food and is working on a master’s degree in social work at Fordham University.


Freshmen Offer Future For Rams
The Bronx Chronicle 10-19-18
Jeff Neubauer begins his fourth year as head coach of the Fordham University basketball program and to say the least the first three have been a struggle.


Queens native Matthew Higgins joins ‘Shark Tank’ as guest investor
am New York 10-21-18
Matthew Higgins studied at Fordham Law School while working as Giuliani’s press secretary in City Hall.

Ex-Kirkland Partner Cipollone Brings Litigation Chops to W. House
Big Law Business 10-19-18
Pat Cipollone, a Fordham graduate who earned his J.D. at the University of Chicago, also serves on the board of directors for the Catholic Information Center in Washington and on the board of Catholic University’s Columbus School of Law.

Mattamy Homes US Announces New President for its Orlando Division
Deer Park Tribune 10-19-19
David Baselice holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Fordham University, and is a member and former President of the Greater Orlando Builders Association.

Metlife : Names Ring as Chief Sustainability Officer
MarketScreener 10-19-18
Tim Ring earned a law degree from Seton Hall University and a bachelor’s degree in communications from Fordham University.

Command Sgt. Major Corey Cush, an Afghan War Veteran, becomes top enlisted leader in Troy-based 42nd Division
ReadMedia 10-19-18
Command Sergeant Major Cush is a graduate of Mount Vernon High School and has earned an Associate’s Degree in Computer Science from Fordham University and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management Information Systems from Monroe College.

Don DeLillo’s books: the American postmodern from “Americana” to “Zero K”
Il Libraio 10-19-18
At the end of the courses at Fordham University, where he studied art, DeLillo worked for a few years as a copywriter for Ogilvy & Mather (as another famous writer, Salman Rushdie ), but understands that the employee, although in a so-called “creative” context “It is not everyday life that can satisfy it.

Barnes & Noble to Host Book Signing for Ghosts of Plymouth, Massachusetts
American Towns 10-18-18
Darcy H. Lee has a BA in history from Marymount College at Fordham University and lives in southeastern Massachusetts.

Mike Dillon honours his Leitrim roots in Leitrim Wall
Leitrim Observer 10-18-18
He earned a B.A. from Manhattan College and an M.B.A. from Fordham University.

Preschool Advantage Welcomes Matt Mirett to Board of Directors
Patch 10-19-18
Matt Mirett graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and Fordham Law School, starting his career at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, a large Wall Street law firm, before moving to his current position.

Connecticut Movers: Noteworthy Hires, Appointments and Events
Yahoo Finance 10-19-18
Brian Kraekel, of Easton, received his Bachelor’s Degree in English at Fairfield University before going on to law school at Fordham University and interning with Connecticut’s Division of Public Defender Services.

Leading Financial Services Regulatory Partner Joins Cooley
Fox 40 10-19-18
Kenneth Juster graduated from the University of Notre Dame and received his JD from Fordham Law School.

Silverline Appoints Lisa Dallenbach as Company’s First-Ever Chief People Officer
Crossroads Today 10-23-18
Lisa is an alumnus of Boston College, as well as Fordham University where she received her Masters of Business Administration.

JLL senior VP named head of project, development services in N.J.
Real Estate NJ 10-23-18
Andrea Alexander received a bachelor’s in civil engineering from Rutgers College of Engineering and earned her master’s in business administration from Fordham University, JLL said.

Akin Gump Adds Four-Partner Restructuring and Global Debt Finance Group
Law Fuel 10-23-18
Christopher E. Lawrence received his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law and his B.A. from Pennsylvania State University.

Co-MISSIONS WIP: Aaliyah, Erin, Lizzie, Talia
The Visualist 10-23-18
Talia Koylass is a recent graduate from The Ailey School/Fordham University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance and Visual Arts.

Revealed: Billboard’s 2018 Top Music Lawyers Led By Universal’s Jeffrey Harleston
Billboard 10-19-18
PAUL ROBINSON, 60, Executive vp/general counsel, Warner Music Group; Fordham University School of Law


Francis J. McNary, 85, Of Wayland, MA, President of Simon and Schuster’s International Division of Educational Text Book Publications
Francis J. McNary
Hartford Courant 10-21-18
He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Fordham University and his Masters Degree in English Literature from Wesleyan University.

Salvatore John Finazzo, Of Florida, Osteopathic Primary Care Physician
Deaths in South Florida: 10/18
Sun Sentinel 10-18-18
Salvatore John Finazzo was a graduate of Brooklyn Technical High School, Fordham University, earnings a Bachelor of Science and the Chicago School of Osteopathic Medicine, where he was awarded a Doctorate.

Michael A. Raganelli, 57, Of New York, NY, Manager of East Coast Due Diligence at East/West Bank
Michael A. Raganelli of New York, N.Y., dies at age 57
Chronicle Newspaper 10-22-18
He had previously served on the faculties of New York Real Estate Institute, Baruch University Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute and Fordham University.


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