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Rams in the News: October 12, 2018

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CLIPS OF THE WEEK

DONNA RAPACCIOLI
Honoree Dr. Donna Rapaccioli
New York Daily News 10-05-18
As dean of the Gabelli School of Business at Fordham University, Dr. Donna Rapaccioli inspires future business leaders to value education, responsibility and service, ideals shared with the Columbus Citizens Foundation.
[Transcript available upon request]

PATRICIA PEEK
What Test Scores Actually Mean for College Admissions
Teen Vogue 10-03-18
“For most admission counselors, the most important academic element is the high school program and the student’s level of achievement (grades, etc.),” says Patricia Peek, dean of undergraduate admission at Fordham University in New York City.

CHRISTINA GREER
#MeToo and Albany
WNYC 10-04-18
Christina Greer filled in as guest host for The Brian Lehrer Show. “Filling in for Brian, I am Christina Greer. I’m a political science professor at Fordham University, and co-host for the podcast FAQ NYC.

YOUNGJAE LEE
It’s better to pass over 10 innocent nominees than to risk having a justice guilty of assault on the Supreme Court
Los Angeles Times 10-04-18
Youngjae Lee is a professor at Fordham University School of Law. His scholarship focuses on criminal juries and reasonable doubt.

FORDHAM UNIVERSITY

The Fifth New York Bilingual Education Fair
French Morning 10-03-18
[Translated] Address: Fordham University School of Law 150 West 62nd St

Fordham invites universities from Puerto Rico to college fair
News 12 The Bronx 10-06-18
Fordham University says this year’s college fair has been tailored to assist every prospective college student with the process.

“The ‘rankings’ are a very useful commercial instrument for attracting students”
El Economista 10-04-18 (Spain)
[Translated] The IEB has strong alliances with the London School of Economics, The Wharton School, Fordham University, the Chinese University of Hong Kong and several of the most important universities in Latin America.

Cats do not help much in the fight against rats
Schattenblick 10-03-18 [Germany]
[Translated] US researchers at Fordham University have discovered that their benefits are marginal at best.

 

ADMINISTRATORS

PATRICIA PEEK
What Test Scores Actually Mean for College Admissions
Teen Vogue 10-03-18
“For most admission counselors, the most important academic element is the high school program and the student’s level of achievement (grades, etc.),” says Patricia Peek, dean of undergraduate admission at Fordham University in New York City.

JOSEPH O’KEEFE, S.J.
Archbishop, Bethlehem student honored by NCEA
The Record Newspaper 10-03-18
Jesuit Father Joseph O’Keefe of Fordham University received the NCEA President’s Award.

DONNA RAPACCIOLI
Columbus Day Parade fills Fifth Avenue with Italian pride
am New York 10-08-18
Cuomo’s mother, first lady Matilda Cuomo, and sister, Dr. Margaret Cuomo, the president of the Italian Language Foundation, were the parade’s honorees along with Donna Rapaccioli, the dean of the Gabelli School of Business at Fordham University.

DONNA RAPACCIOLI
Honoree Dr. Donna Rapaccioli
New York Daily News 10-05-18
As dean of the Gabelli School of Business at Fordham University, Dr. Donna Rapaccioli inspires future business leaders to value education, responsibility and service, ideals shared with the Columbus Citizens Foundation.
[Transcript available upon request]

DONNA LEHMANN
Employees in this situation are 3 times as likely to quit
EAB 10-03-18
Remind your team that the stakes are high because the mission of your institution is so important to the broader community—and you and your team’s contributions to that mission are invaluable, recommends Donna Lehmann, an assistant vice president at Fordham University.

SCHOOL OF LAW FACULTY

YOUNGJAE LEE
It’s better to pass over 10 innocent nominees than to risk having a justice guilty of assault on the Supreme Court
Los Angleles Times 10-04-18
Youngjae Lee is a professor at Fordham University School of Law. His scholarship focuses on criminal juries and reasonable doubt.

JED SHUGERMAN
If Kavanaugh is confirmed, impeachment could follow. Here’s how.
The Washington Post 10-05-18
“It’s as likely as the Democrats winning the House,” said Jed Shugerman, a professor at Fordham University School of Law.

BRANT T. LEE
1000+ Law Professors sign on: Senate SHOULD NOT confirm Brett Kavanaugh
Democratic Underground 10-03-18
Fordham University School of Law Brant T. Lee Professor of Law.

ELIZABETH MARESCA
Here’s What Stood Out About the Trump Family’s Taxes, According to 2 Former Federal Tax Lawyers
Time 10-04-18
Elizabeth Maresca, a tax law professor at Fordham University School of Law and a former trial attorney for the Internal Revenue Service’s Office of Chief Counsel, points to another claim in the Times story, in which Fred Trump exchanged Donald Trump’s $11 million in unpaid debt to him for a $15.5 million investment in Trump Palace.

MATT GOLD
USMCA: A NAFTA Reboot?
The New American 10-03-18
Speaking on the same program, Fordham Law Professor Matthew Gold explained how Trump’s “big win” in regards to the USMCA/NAFTA renegotiations with Canada comes directly from the TPP.

GRADUATE SCHOOL OF RELIGION AND RELIGIOUS EDUCATION FACULTY

C. COLT ANDERSON
A Catholic society used dreams of a medieval life and rebellion to groom young victims of abuse
NBC News 10-09-18
The Urrutigoity scandal exposed a failing in the Catholic Church’s “zero tolerance” policy for predatory priests, which the U.S. bishops approved in 2002, said C. Colt Anderson, a church historian and theologian at Fordham University who was one of the first Catholic scholars to write about the priest sex abuse scandal.

FORMER ARTS AND SCIENCES FACULTY

PETER T. SCHNEIDER
The Popular Culture of Illegality
Universiteit Van Amsterdam 10-03-18 [Netherlands]
[Translated] Speakers include … Peter & Jane Schneider (Fordham University/City University New York)

GLORY VAN SCOTT
GLORY; A Life Among Legends
Patch 10-04-18
She has taught theater at Bucknell University and Fordham University, and at the Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Arts, she inspired many fledging performers, including Kevin Bacon. In 1978, Van Scott acted opposite Michael Jackson and Diana Ross in the film The Wiz.

ARTS AND SCIENCES FACULTY

ASIF SIDDIQI
Epic Theatre Ensemble Returns with World Premiere of THE WINNING SIDE
Broadway World 10-03-18
“The Winning Side is a wonderful example of a stage production that brings together the history of the space program, entertainment and education into a single unified experience,” said Asif Siddiqi, Professor at the Department of History at Fordham University and another post-show talkback guest on a date to be announced.

ROBERT HUME
Confirmation won’t end Kavanaugh fight
USA Today 10-03-18
“The rule is never applied to issues,” said Robert Hume, a political scientist at Fordham University who studied Supreme Court recusals.

ANJALI DAYAL
Beyond ‘Do Something’: Revisiting the International Community’s Role in the Rwandan Genocide
War on the Rocks 10-05-18
Anjali Dayal is an assistant professor of international politics at Fordham University. She researches and writes about the UN Security Council, peacekeeping, peace processes, and humanitarian intervention.

CHRISTINA GREER
Episode 5: The Original Nasty Woman
The United States of Anxiety 10-10-18
I asked two really smart women to help tackle this question. Here’s a conversation between Daily News columnist Alexis Grennell and Fordham University political scientist Christina Greer.

CHRISTINA GREER
#MeToo and Albany
WNYC 10-04-18
Christina Greer filled in as guest host for The Brian Lehrer Show. “Filling in for Brian, I am Christina Greer. I’m a political science professor at Fordham University, and co-host for the podcast FAQ NYC.

CELIA FISHER
The legacy of ‘boys will be boys’ on American life
eSpeak 10-03-18
“It’s this kind of socialization that can make young men treat women in a similar way when they get older,” says Celia Fisher, an ethicist at Fordham University in New York.

ATHLETICS

Brewster: Haugh, SBVC women’s soccer team on a roll again
Redlands Daily Facts 10-03-18
“I accepted a scholarship at a smaller D-1 program, Fordham University in the Bronx,” [said Alfred Dual].

STUDENTS

BBC comes together for local musician
Wicked Local Falmouth 10-03-18
[Chris] Parkin, a junior at Fordham University majoring in pre-med and music, spent the past summer performing acoustic gigs all over Cape Cod, and has also made appearances in the Yonkers area.

Janhvi Kapoor reveals to Brides Today who she has a crush on
MSN 10-03-18
[Navya Naveli Nanda] is currently pursuing her higher studies at the Fordham University in New York City.

ALUMNI

New Resident Dance Company at The Muck
Voice of OC 10-03-18
Lara Wilson is a graduate of the Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. program in New York City.

Williams Marston LLC Appoints Simon Kho as Chief Talent Officer
My San Antonio 10-03-18
[Simon Kho] holds a Bachelor of Science in psychology and theology from Boston College and a Master of Science degree in counseling and personnel service from Fordham University.

Company news: Carolyn Brown named deputy director of Peace, Inc
Syracuse 10-03-18
[Carolyn] Brown holds a Juris Doctorate from Fordham University School of Law.

ITESO Debuts Rector
Union Jalisco 10-03-18 [Mexico]
[Translated] ITESO highlighted that [Luis] Arriaga has a degree in Law and Religious Sciences from the Universidad Iberoamericana (Ibero), Mexico City; Master in Philosophy and Social Sciences by the Free Institute of Philosophy and Sciences, today Department of Philosophy and Humanities of ITESO; Master of International Law by the Fordham University School of Law, in New York; Doctor in Education for Social Justice from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California, and postdoctoral fellow at Stanford Human Rights Center, Stanford University Law School.

Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf Recognize 6 Notable Women as Pennsylvania’s 2018 Distinguished Daughters
Pennsylvania Government 10-03-18
[Siobhan A.] Reardon holds a B.A. from SUNY Purchase (NY), an M.A. from Fordham University, and an M.L.S. from the Palmer School of Library Science at Long Island University. She serves on a number of boards in Philadelphia and nationally and was named Library Journal’s Librarian of the Year in 2015.

Abilis Announces New President/CEO
Greenwich Free Press 10-03-18
Amy [Montimurro]’s academic accomplishments include a L.M.S.W degree from Fordham University and she is an adjunct professor at Fordham’s Graduate School of Social Services.

Chalk Talk 10/03/2018
The Laker/Lutz News 10-03-18
[Marcia] Austin earned a Doctorate in education leadership and an Education Specialist in education from Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale; a Master of Science in education from Fordham University, Bronx, New York; and a Bachelor of Science in mathematics from St. Francis College, Brooklyn, New York.

The Future of Retail Over the Next Five Years, with Chieh Huang, CEO of Boxed
Authority Magazine 10-03-18
After graduating from Johns Hopkins University, Chieh [Huang] pursued a wide variety of careers and education: he taught English in rural Japan, finished law school at Fordham, and worked for the prestigious Proskauer Rose.

St. James Episcopal invites community to installation of vicar
The Valley Breeze 10-02-18
A lifelong learner, [John] Reardon also holds a doctorate in theology from Fordham University, a Catholic Jesuit university in New York, and a certificate of Anglican studies from the Church Divinity School of the Pacific in Berkeley, Calif.

John Netts for Palm Coast City Council, District 2
Flagler Live 10-02-18
Jon [Netts] holds both a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in Science and completed his Doctoral Coursework in Administration, Policy and Urban Education at Fordham University.

OBITUARIES

Vincent J. DeSantis, Jr., 91, Of Queensbury, NY, teacher
Vincent J. DeSantis, Jr.
The Post Star 10-03-18
He went on to graduate in 1950 from Villanova University, attended Fordham and Albany Law School before graduating in 1961 from SUNY Plattsburgh.

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