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Rams in the News: September 15, 2017



Former C.I.A. Chief John Brennan to Become a Fellow at Fordham
The New York Times 09-04-17
John O. Brennan, the former director of the C.I.A., has been named a distinguished fellow for global security at the Fordham University School of Law’s Center on National Security.

Time to move from outrage to action on DACA, Fordham University president says
America Magazine 09-08-17
Fordham University President Joseph McShane, S.J., sounds ready for a fight, just returning to his office after delivering the state of the university address at the Bronx school’s fall convocation on Sept. 7.


Former C.I.A. Chief John Brennan to Become a Fellow at Fordham
The New York Times 09-04-17
John O. Brennan, the former director of the C.I.A., has been named a distinguished fellow for global security at the Fordham University School of Law’s Center on National Security.

Reeher Launches Prime Officer Recognition Awards
Education Dive 09-05-17
Reeher works with leading universities across the country, including Johns Hopkins University, Fordham University, University of New Hampshire, Saint John’s University, Duke University and more.

James Martin, Jesuit, wholesale, stands firm in defending the LGBT community
Instituto Humanitas Unisinos 09-12-17
This has included presentations, most recently at Fordham University and at Villanova University, as well as written responses to criticism from columnists and clergy, including criticism from Cardinal Robert Sarah.

Inaugural Class: Fordham-NYPL Research Fellows in Jewish Studies
New York Public Library Blog 09-12-17
For the duration of the fellowship, fellows will receive an affiliation with Fordham University and give one public presentation and one faculty seminar.


DJ Sessions: Remembering 9/11 Through Music
Northwest Public Television 09-08-17
Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson talks about those songs with Houston (@RitaHoustonWFUV), now host of the show “The Whole Wide World” and program director at WFUV, which is based in the Bronx at Fordham University.


Father Jenkins emphasizes ‘fruitful tension’ of faith and reason in gathering on past, future of Catholic higher education 09-06-17
Father [Joseph M.] McShane of Fordham noted that Land O’Lakes was in keeping with the aims of his university’s founder, John Hughes, an Irish immigrant who later became archbishop of New York.

Time to move from outrage to action on DACA, Fordham University president says
America Magazine 09-08-17
Fordham University President Joseph McShane, S.J., sounds ready for a fight, just returning to his office after delivering the state of the university address at the Bronx school’s fall convocation on Sept. 7.


Appeal of Conscience Foundation Will Honor Corporate Global Leaders From United States, Europe and Asia
Asianet News 09-06-17
Those serving as dinner co-chairs…Rev. Joseph O’Hare, S.J., President Emeritus, Fordham


Looking for a Full-Time MBA in New York or Philly | MetroMBA 09-11-17
The Fordham University Gabelli School of Business MBA curriculum was redesigned in 2014 to better meet the needs and expectations of the current job market.


Weekly Roundup: August 25-31, 2017
Bullfax 09-01-17
Make-Whole Premiums and the Agency Costs of Debt, Posted by Richard Squire, Fordham University, on Thursday, August 31, 2017

Weekly Roundup: August 25-31, 2017
Bullfax 09-01-17
Mapping Types of Shareholder Lawsuits Across Jurisdictions, Posted by Martin Gelter, Fordham University, on Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Google Accused of Using Power of the Purse to Silence Critic
eWeek 09-01-17
Zephyr Teachout an associate professor of law at Fordham University and a fellow at the Open Markets team claimed that Google representatives had called New America’s bosses to express displeasure shortly after Lynn’s article on the EU ruling went live.

Is Mike Pence guilty of obstruction of justice? I asked 7 legal experts.
Vox 09-06-17
“If Pence gave any feedback in revising the letter to cover up those intentions and to give disingenuous legal reasons for firing Comey,” Jed Shugerman, a law professor at Fordham University, told me, “he is guilty of conspiracy to obstruct justice and aiding and abetting.”

Finding Fake Guccis With a Smartphone and a Microscope
Bloomberg Quint 09-04-17
“Even 10 years ago, a woman going to buy a second-hand bag would know very well that Chanel, Gucci and Prada don’t sell on the street corner,” said Susan Scafidi, director of the Fashion Law Institute at Fordham University in New York.

Trump’s retro China trade tool has one huge advantage over WTO
The Edge Markets 09-07-17
Section 301’s speed is undoubtedly attractive to the Trump administration, according to Matthew Gold, a law professor at Fordham University in New York and a former official at the US Trade Representative’s office.

The Use Of Special Masters In Complex Cases 09-07-17
adopting, as modified, lengthy report and recommendation prepared by professors Daniel J. Capra of Fordham University School of Law and Barton Beebe of Cardozo School of Law on cross Daubert motions in trademark dispute.

Equifax Hackers Access Details of 143m US consumers
Financial Times 09-08-17
Such a breach would have been “the kind of hack that financial nightmares are made of”, said Joel Reidenberg, a professor at Fordham University School of Law.
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Election hacking suit over Georgia race could be sign of what’s to come 09-09-17
That’s now changed and this case signals a shift in attitude, said Joel Reidenberg, a law professor and expert on election law at Fordham University.

Will accused 9/11 architect Khalid Sheikh Mohammed ever come to trial?
The Guardian 09-10-17
Karen Greenberg, director of the Center on National Security at Fordham University school of law in New York, argues that Mohammed’s case should be brought back into the US civilian court system, where it was on the verge of being tried in 2009, until the government decided it was altogether too risky to do so.

What It’s Truly Like to Be a Fashion Model
The New York Times 09-05-17
Elizabeth Cooper, an associate professor of law at Fordham University and the director of the Feerick Center for Social Justice, said that full-time employees who have experienced sexual harassment have a chain of reporting they can follow, and if the company they work for does not pursue some sort of action, they can sue the company itself.


Digital Evolution without Borders at the TAL Conference
Systémy Logistiky CZ 09-12-17
For example, Milan Zeleny, Fordham University Emeritus Professor in New York, Michael Martin, VP Strategic Development Global Automotive Sector of DHL Supply Chain, or André Ziemke, co-founder and CEO of nextLAP, Audi Audi.

NU-Q Holds Session on Sports Media Law and Ethics
Qatar PR Network 09-05-17
Mark Conrad, author of The Business of Sports and a professor at Fordham University in New York, spoke at a session at NU-Q where he discussed issues that make the sports industry unique from other sectors, while also addressing exclusive ethical issues and media laws that surround the business model for sports organizations.

Only Roger Goodell could turn Ezekiel Elliott into a sympathetic figure
The Washington Post 09-07-17
“It’s a terrible process, terrible,” said Mark Conrad, a Fordham University professor of sports law, business and ethics.


Call to Order
Inside Higher Ed 09-13-17
“Even online I can sense a heightened character of the conversations with the current social-political climate,” said Tom Beaudoin, an associate professor of religion at Fordham University who has been teaching distance courses for three years.


TABS Analytics Fifth Annual Food and Beverage Consumables Study Results to be Announced During September 13 Webinar
Fox 8 WVUE 09-06-17
In addition to being the CEO, founder and lead product developer for TABS Analytics, [Kurt] Jetta is also the Director of the Research Unit of the Economics of Consumer Marketing which is a part of the Center for International Policy at Fordham University.

Apocalyptic Thoughts Amid Nature’s Chaos? You Could Be Forgiven
The New York Times 09-08-17
But how we talk about it is reflective of our worldview — and has been for a long time, said Christiana Peppard, an associate professor of theology, science and ethics at Fordham University.

De Blasio, Albanese Must Sharpen Up in Next Debate, Pundits Say
Observer 09-01-17
Dr. Christina Greer, associate professor of political science at Fordham University, said Albanese needs to “articulate a vision.”

Don’t forget to vote!
New York Amsterdam News 09-07-17
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” and the host of The Aftermath on

Hillary Clinton ‘convinced’ of Russian collusion with Donald Trump’s aides
Yahoo! 09-12-17
Christina Greer, associate professor of political science at Fordham University in New York, told The Independent that the book may be cathartic, both for Ms Clinton and her supporters.

De Blasio cruises to victory in Democratic mayoral primary amid terrible voter turnout
New York Daily News 09-13-17
“I think it will be abysmal,” Christina Greer, a professor of political science at Fordham University predicted in the late afternoon.

Identity Politics…The New Political Buzzword – Episode 05
Sunday Civics Podcast 09-11-17
Dr. Christina Greer of Fordham University joins us to discuss the new political buzzword “identity politics”.

Abrons Arts Center to Present Tele-Violet’s THE POWER OF EMOTION: THE APARTMENT 09-06-17
Shonni Enelow (playwright) is a writer and critic and an assistant professor of English at Fordham University

Hurricane Irma Will Make Orange Juice Unaffordable and Boost Your Grocery Bill
The Street 09-07-17
Depending on where Irma makes landfall, produce prices will fluctuate, said Giacomo Santangelo, an economics professor at Fordham University in New York and Seton Hall University in South Orange, N.J.

How Irma is Impacting the Cost of Gas, Orange Juice, & Tourism
Morning Dose 09-12-17
Professor Giacomo Santangelo as a guest on Morning Dose
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Reg Rogers to Lead New Translation of Ibsen’s AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE at Yale Rep 09-08-17
Grace [Zandarski] also serves on the faculty of Fordham University. She has taught master classes for the Lincoln Center Directors Lab and The Public Theater’s Shakespeare Lab.

Why Hip Hop Began in the Bronx
C-Span 09-11-17
Professor Mark Naison talked about the history of hip hop and why it originated in the Bronx.

Social media used to get the word out before, during and after Irma
The Boston Globe 09-12-17
Social media has been a game-changer for Americans coping with natural disasters, Fordham University communications professor Paul Levinson said.


Missions’ Kennedy hasn’t needed luck of the Irish
San Antonio Express 09-05-17
The ease with which the ball seemed to explode from Brett Kennedy’s right hand enticed Fordham University coach Kevin Leighton.

Fordham Announces Men’s Basketball Schedule
NY Sports Day 09-06-17
The full 2017-2018 Fordham University men’s basketball schedule was released today.

Lifelong Relationships Forged On and Off the Field 09-01-17
Caleb [Ham] is 21, and is a senior communications major on a football scholarship at Fordham University in the Bronx.


More Than a Writing Class: These Students Become Published Authors 09-01-17
Kristina Lazdauskas, this year a freshman at Fordham University, said she that when she took Raucci’s class her senior year at Foran she learned how to create a well-rounded story, one that included a balance of characters, details, dialogue and conflict.

Fordham student from Houston perseveres after Harvey’s destruction
News 12 The Bronx 09-01-17
A Fordham University student [Madison Shyer] from Houston is playing her part in helping spread the word of aiding her fellow Texans in the wake of Harvey.

Runnels High School honors 2017 Advanced Placement Scholars
The Advocate 09-06-17
AP Scholar with Distinction Awards, for an average of at least 3.5 on all exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on five or more tests, went to 2017 graduates Regan Dean (University of Kentucky), Henry Forgey (Fordham University)…


Green Bay Packers, the only “socialist” team in the US sport
El Nacional (BBC News) 09-10-17
Vince Lombardi, whose name was christened the Super Bowl trophy, was one of the greatest idols in the history of Green Bay | FORDHAM UNIVERSITY

Featured Member: Mary Burke, FAIA
AIA New York: Center for Architecture 09-01-17
[From alumna Mary Burke:] As a part of one of the first classes of women at Fordham University we were all assigned to art history classes…

Here’s where 50 celebrities went to college
Business Insider 09-05-17
Hill School of Medicine. Denzel Washington played college basketball at Fordham University. He decided to go with acting instead

With advisors looking toward more actively managed platforms for investors, there is an increased need for information and communication about the use of risk mitigation index strategies 09-11-17
Mr. [Arnim S.] Holzer holds an MBA in Finance from Fordham University and an A.B. in Economics from Princeton University.

Capt. Angelo Rosa, A Bronx Resident, Takes Command Of New York Army National Guard Signal Company 09-12-17
Capt. Angelo Rosa enlisted in the New York Army National Guard as a cadet in 2010 while attending Army ROTC at Fordham University.

Bronx Zoo Director Jim Breheny Sworn-In as Chair of the Board at Association of Zoos and Aquariums 09-12-17
Jim [Breheny] earned a B.S. in Biology from Manhattan College and an M.S. in Biology from Fordham University.

Free but not easy: A Gaelic footballer in the NFL 09-09-17
[Pat] Murray was the college football equivalent of an All Star and set school and league kicking records while earning a finance degree at Fordham University.

Smush Parker Says He ‘Destroyed’ Tony Parker When They Played
Bleacher Report 09-07-17
[Smush Parker] was undrafted out of Fordham University before signing with the Cleveland Cavaliers.


Sister Irene Garvey, O.P., 91, Of Queens, NY, teacher
Former Dominican Prioress Expanded Sisters’ Ministries
The Tablet, obituaries 09-06-17
After receiving her bachelor’s degree in English at St. John’s University, [Sister Irene Garvey] pursued a master’s degree in speech at Fordham University and a doctorate at Teacher’s College, Columbia University.

Father John Bucki, S.J., 67, Of Buffalo, NY, director of campus ministry
Father John Bucki, SJ (1950-2017) 09-10-17
[Father John Bucki] received degrees in philosophy and math from Fordham University in New York City and a master of divinity degree from the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University in California.

Father Patrick W. Mundy, 79, Of Brooklyn, New York, pastor
Funeral held Friday for Fr. Patrick W. Mundy, 79
North Country Catholic Newspaper 09-11-17
[Father Patrick W. Mundy] continued his education from 1969 to 1971 at the Fordham University School of Social Science and then was named director of the Plattsburgh Catholic Charities office, a position he held until 1981.


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