Fordham College at Rose Hill to Launch Fundraising EffortContact: Patrick Verel
Theodore Cardinal McCarrick
Photo by Ryan Brenizer
Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) will officially kick off its portion of the University’s $500 million fundraising campaign on Thursday, May 12.
His Eminence Theodore Cardinal McCarrick, Ph.D. (FCRH ’54), archbishop emeritus of Washington, D.C., will be on hand as FCRH publicly joins Excelsior | Ever Upward | The Campaign for Fordham
, which surpassed the $400 million mark in March.
Cardinal McCarrick visited Rose Hill in April to present the University’s Swanstrom-Baerwald Award. He will reflect on the Jesuit, liberal arts education he received at Fordham and why it remains essential and distinctive.
Thursday, May 12
Tognino Hall, Duane Library, Rose Hill campus
Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to approximately 14,700 students in its four undergraduate colleges and its six graduate and professional schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in Westchester, the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre at Heythrop College in the United Kingdom.