Friday, 24 October 2014
Lecture: Cuban Initiatives: Contemporary Projects and Challenges
Speaker: Reynaldo Jimenez Guethon, Ph.D., director of the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLASCO) Program in Cuba. Sponsored by the Departments of Sociology and Anthropology.
2:30 p.m. | Rev. Joseph Fitzpatrick Conference Room/406A, Dealy Hall, Rose Hill Campus
Contact: Rosa Giglio, 718-817-3850, firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, 25 October 2014
Fordham Conversations: Things that Scare Us
Jim Faro, co-creator of the haunted attraction Blood Manor, will talk about designing a haunted house, his love of horror, and how to hire a demon on Craigslist. Then, Fordham psychology professor Dean McKay, Ph.D., will talk about a virtual reality experiment designed to help people overcome their phobias.
7 a.m. | WFUV-FM (90.7) or http://www.wfuv.org
Contact: Robin Shannon, 718-817-4557
Children’s Halloween Costume Party and Parade
The Fordham University Association will host their first Halloween party featuring pumpkin crafts, apple cider and doughnuts, and a costume parade for children and parents.
10 a.m. | O’Keefe Commons, O’Hare Hall, Rose Hill Campus
Contact: Grant Grastorf, 914-367-3202, email@example.com
Sunday, 26 October 2014
Lecture: The Song of the Singing Assembly: Finding the Theological Pulse of a Hymn Text
Speaker: Judith Kubicki, C.S.S.F., associate professor of theology, will talk about hymn texts. Part of the 2014 Julio Burunat, Ph.D., Memorial Lecture. Dinner will be provided.
5:15 p.m. | 12th-floor Lounge/Corrigan Conference Center, Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus
To view all three campuses’ daily Masses, visit Campus Ministry’s website.
To view schedules, visit the Fordham Sports website.
Four Distinguished Alumni Inducted into Hall of Honor
On Oct. 22, Fordham welcomed Rev. Vincent R. Capodanno, Servant of God; Bob Keeshan, a.k.a. Captain Kangaroo; U.S. Army staff sergeant Robert C. Murray; and attorney Ruth Whitehead Whaley into the University’s Hall of Honor. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news page.
5 Facts About Ken Langone, Who Will Talk at Fordham
Before he addresses the Fordham University community on Oct. 27, here are five fun facts to learn about The Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone. For complete details, read the article on the Gabelli School’s blog.
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