Trump appeals ruling rejecting immunity claim as window narrows to derail federal election case
Associated Press 12-07-2023
“I think based on the law and there being no constitutional provision giving former presidents immunity and based on the policy that we don’t want to have former presidents being able to commit crimes … I don’t see how this ruling gets reversed,” said [Cheryl] Bader, head of Fordham University Law School’s Criminal Defense Clinic.
Supreme Court to hear case that could make it harder for Congress to tax the rich
“They would like a language of an opinion to make it very hard, if not impossible, for either a Warren-Sanders-type wealth tax or a Wyden-style-unrealized-gain-as-income tax,” said John Brooks, a professor of law at Fordham University, who filed an amicus brief supporting the US government.
DeSantis, Newsom get mixed reviews from young voters after Great Red vs. Blue State Debate
Fox News 12-02-2023
Fordham University students Andrew McDonald and Parker McGinley — Democrat and Republican respectively — told FOX News that neither would support DeSantis. McGinley indicated he is leaning toward former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, while McDonald leaned toward re-electing President Biden.
Tangible change at Fordham endowment in manager re-vamp
Top 1000 Funds 12-07-2023
Geeta Kapadia, CIO of Fordham University’s $1 billion endowment is rolling out a suite of changes that include paring back the fund’s 50 or so manager relationships, introducing new passive allocations, testing the water on internal management in fixed income and preparing the ground for an inaugural sustainability strategy.
FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried failed ‘likeability’ test at trial
Financial Times 12-04-2023
“I don’t think the results would have been any different, had he stayed off the witness stand,” says Cheryl Bader, a former federal prosecutor who is now associate professor of law at Fordham University. “The prosecution had already presented extremely damning evidence. They had testimony, texts, emails supporting that testimony of long, reflective conversations between Bankman-Fried and his closest associates.”
Billionaire Gabelli’s 10 Stock Picks with Huge Upside Potential
Insider Monkey 12-03-2023
Mario Joseph Gabelli is a renowned investor, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of GAMCO Investors, Inc. Prior to forming the firm in 1977, Mario Gabelli graduated summa cum laude from Fordham University’s College of Business Administration in 1965 and later earned an M.B.A. from Columbia University Graduate School of Business in 1967.
BT Weekender: Five things to do in the Bronx
Bronx Times 12-02-2023
Featuring both the Fordham University Choir and Schola Cantorum, don’t miss the annual celebration of the holiday season. This event is open to alumni, faculty/staff, parents, students, and the public.
Soundview NYCHA fire caused by e-battery kills one, injures others: FDNY
Bronx Times 12-04-2023
Fordham University also banned e-scooters, e-bikes and e-skateboards across university property citing fire danger last year, and state Assembly member Jeffrey Dinowitz announced in the spring that he’d be championing two bills that would regulate the use of low-quality lithium-ion batteries.
Holy Cross priest, expert on Africa to take the helm at Notre Dame
Since 2021, Fordham University, Santa Clara University, DePaul University, College of the Holy Cross, Loyola University Maryland, and Xavier University have all appointed a lay president. Georgetown University has had a lay president since 2001.
Brandon Brown to participate in NFL’s Front Office & General Manager Accelerator Program
New York Giants 12-07-2023
A four-year letterman as a defensive back at Fordham University, [Brandon] Brown earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration with a dual concentration in entrepreneurship and communications media management.
City Hall to tap eight-year NYC DOC veteran as new commissioner: sources
New York Post 12-05-2023
The Fordham University School of Law grad [Lynelle Maginley-Liddie] has been serving as the first deputy commissioner since 2021, serving underneath Molina since he stepped into the head role in January 2022.
Ronald Fischetti, 87, Virtuoso Criminal Defense Lawyer, Dies
The New York Times 12-01-2023
He [Ronald Fischetti] was also an adjunct professor at Fordham University School of Law and a founder and past president of the New York Council of Defense Lawyers.
Lulley named Director of Men’s Basketball Program Management at Fordham
Shannon Lulley, who has served as Fordham’s Associate Director of Athletic Development for the past three years, was named the Director of Program Management for the Fordham men’s basketball program.
Fairfax Symphony Orchestra and Fairfax Ballet to Present Tchaikovsky’s THE NUTCRACKER at George Mason University Center for the Arts
Broadway World 12-01-2023
Emily [Kikta] completed her Masters in Business Administration from PACE University in 2022 and graduated summa cum laude from Fordham University in 2017 with a Bachelors in Communications.
Casting Announced for the World Premiere of GRUMPY MONKEY, THE MUSICAL
Broadway World 12-05-2023
He [Danny Holmberg] is a graduate of Fordham University at Lincoln Center in NYC, and couldn’t be more grateful to have such wonderful musical theater opportunities out here on the West Coast.
Denzel Washington Marveled at the ‘Miracle’ of Raising His Now 32-Year-Old Twins Who Followed in His Footsteps
Broadway World 12-02-2023
Continuing his father’s legacy— Denzel [Washington] once played basketball at Fordham University—Malcolm attended the University of Pennsylvania, where he not only pursued film studies but also showcased his skills on the university’s basketball team.
Is Fellow Travelers Season 2 Renewed or Canceled? Fellow Travelers Season 2 Release Date, Spoiler, Trailer, & More
News Unzip 12-04-2023
Jonathan Bailey as Tim Luaghlin: A devout and idealistic Catholic, who just graduated from Fordham University and wants to pursue a career in politics.
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There’s the Raptors broadcast crew, Jack Armstrong, a New York native out of Fordham University, and Matt Devlin does the play-by-play on the right.