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Thursday, 17 April 2014

University closed for Easter break.

Mass of the Lord’s Supper
We celebrate Christ’s intimate love for us recalling the institution of the Eucharist.
8 p.m. | University Church, Rose Hill Campus
Contact: Gil Severiano (718) 817-4500

Friday, 18 April 2014

University closed for Easter break.

Morning Prayer
9 a.m. | University Church, Rose Hill Campus
Contact: Gil Severiano (718) 817-4500

Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion
3 p.m. | University Church, Rose Hill Campus
Contact: Gil Severiano (718) 817-4500

Tenebrae Service
We remember the mystery of Christ’s passion and death; we fast in response to sacrifice; we venerate the cross of our salvation.
8 p.m. | University Church, Rose Hill Campus
Contact: Gil Severiano (718) 817-4500

Saturday, 19 April 2014

University closed for Easter break.

Fordham Conversations: Murder Mystery Novel
Joseph Finora, FCRH ’82, will discuss his new book, Red Like Wine: The North Fork Harbor Vineyard Murders (Xlibris US, 2013).
7 a.m. | WFUV-FM (90.7) or
 http://www.wfuv.org
Contact: Robin Shannon (718) 817-4557

Morning Prayer
9 a.m. | University Church, Rose Hill Campus
Contact: Gil Severiano (718) 817-4500

Easter Vigil Mass
The day is one of prayerful emptiness with Jesus’ entombment, which leads to the glorious celebration of Jesus Risen from the dead; the joyful remembrance of our salvation history; the reception of the Sacraments of Initiation.
8 p.m. | University Church, Rose Hill Campus
Contact: Gil Severiano (718) 817-4500

Sunday, 20 April 2014

University closed for Easter break.

Easter Sunday Mass
The triumph of Jesus risen from the dead.
11 a.m. | University Church, Rose Hill Campus
Contact: Gil Severiano (718) 817-4500

Monday, 21 April 2014

University closed for Easter break.

Tuesday, 22 April 2014

2014 Small Business Forum: Attracting young Professionals to Westchester
This forum will bring together business owners and professionals to discuss the roadmap in attracting young professionals to live and work in Westchester. Sponsored by Assemblyman David Buchwald and the Westchester County Association.
8:30 a.m. | Room 228, Westchester Campus
RSVP: Alex Roithmayr (914) 244-4450,
 roithmayra@assembly.state.ny.us 

Roundtable: The Growing Importance of Primary Care: Are We Ready for the Challenge?
Keynote speaker: Howard Zucker, M.D., First Deputy Commissioner at the New York State Department of Health. Sponsored by Global Healthcare Innovation Management Center.
9 a.m. | 12th-floor Lounge/Corrigan Center, Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus
Contact: Falguni Sen (212) 636-6160,
 fsen@fordham.edu 

Book Launch: A Dancer in the Revolution
Celebrate the publication of A Dancer in the Revolution (Fordham University Press, 2014), a memoir of Howard “Stretch” Johnson. Sponsored by Fordham University Press.
6 p.m. | South Lounge, Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus
Contact: Fordham University Press,
 kasweeney@fordham.edu 

Interfaith Zen Sitting
Three periods of sitting meditation with walking meditation. Instruction is given, including a question and answer period. Loose clothing recommended. Sponsored by Campus Ministry.
6:10 p.m. | Blessed Rupert Mayer, S.J., Chapel, Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus
Contact: Sheila Ross (212) 636-6540

Daily Masses
To view all three campuses’ daily Masses, visit Campus Ministry’s website.

Athletic Events
To view schedules, visit the Fordham Sports website. 

News Flash

Atheist Philosopher Makes Case for Religion
On April 9, humanist and atheist Philip Kitcher, Ph.D., told a audience at Fordham’s Lincoln Center campus that even though he believes much of what the world’s religions have to say is untrue, they still have a great deal to offer. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news page.

Easter Bunny Visits Rose Hill
The Easter bunny came a little early this year to Fordham's Rose Hill campus, as the Fordham University Association held its annual Easter Egg hunt on Saturday, April 12 at O'Keefe Commons. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news blog.

Fordham Football Participates in “Be the Match” Registry
For the second straight year, the Fordham University football squad assisted in helping donors register for the “Be the Match” bone marrow registry but this year the drive took on a new meaning as the Rams were doing it for one of their own. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s athletics page.

Fordham Reflections: Betrayal
Betrayal is a horrifying reality that strikes the heart and injures our relationships. For complete details, read the article on Fordham Reflections.

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