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Famous Faces at Fordham

 
The answer is Sept. 29, 2011. The question? What day did Jeopardy! host and proud Fordham parent Alex Trebek visit the Rose Hill campus for a wide-ranging Q&A with students.

Photo by Chris Taggart


 

 
Former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor called electoral judicial systems “a very poor way to pick judges” in an appearance on April 17.

Photo by Chris Taggart


 

 
Chelsea Clinton moderated a panel at the close of the annual Celebration of Teaching and Learning, co-sponsored by Fordham’s Graduate School of Education, on March 17.

Photo by Bruce GIlbert


 

 
Former Wisconsin Senator Russ Feingold blasted the Supreme Court decision in Citizens United at Fordham School of Law on April 24.

Photo by Chris Taggart


 

 
New York City Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott, GSS ’80, told roughly 200 principals and assistant principals on July 14 that he understands teaching is in their DNA, and even on their “off” days.

Photo by Ryan Breinizer


 

 
President Bill Clinton joined Thane Rosenbaum, the John Whelan Distinguished Lecturer in Law at Fordham Law School at the Time Warner Center on April 19.

Photo by Bruce GIlbert


 

 
Benigno Aquino III, the president of the Philippines, was feted for his devotion to good governance and anti-corruption measures on Sept. 19 at the Rose Hill campus.

Photo by Bruce GIlbert


 

 
His Beatitude Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk, the new 41-year-old patriarch of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, received a doctorate of humane letters, honoris causa, at a ceremony in the University Church on Nov. 20.

Photo by Bruce GIlbert


 

 
Is art that offends religious sensibilities worth getting riled over? In a Center on Religion and Culture panel on April 25, renowned culture critic Camille Paglia weighed in on the topic.

Photo by Leo Sorel


 

 
Tony Award-winning actor John Benjamin Hickey, FCLC ’85, returned to his alma mater on Dec. 13 to talk shop with aspiring theater students.

Photo by Bruce GIlbert


 

 
A surprising number of breakout plays and performances have shown up this season on the Great White Way. How they got there was the subject of a Nov. 13 panel at Lincoln Center featuring Samuel L. Jackson.

Photo by Leo Sorel


 

 
Gen. Keith B. Alexander, head of the U.S. Cyber Command and director of the National Security Agency, headlined Fordham’s International Conference on Cyber Security on Jan. 12.

Photo by Chris Taggart


 

 
Senator George J. Mitchell, a former visiting professor at Fordham Law School, received the Bennett Social Justice Recognition Award on Sept. 26 at the Fifth Anniversary Celebration of the Feerick Center for Social Justice.

Photo by Ben Asen


 

 
Former New York City mayor Ed Koch revisited the bad old days of the 1980s with Fordham Law’s Thane Rosenbaum at the Time Warner Center on Jan. 20.

Photo by Bruce GIlbert


 

 
 
 

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