Saturday, 22 November 2014
Fordham Conversations: Thanksgiving Stress
Mary Clingman from the Butterball Hotline shares her experience as a turkey expert and some of the stories she's heard from stressed out callers as they prepare Thanksgiving dinner. Then, Steven Stoll, Ph.D., associate professor of history, talks about the first Thanksgiving. Finally, Bill Schermerhorn, the creative director of the Macy's Parade, explains how to pull off a parade that gets bigger and bigger each year.
7 a.m. | WFUV-FM (90.7) or http://www.wfuv.org
Contact: Robin Shannon, 718-817-4557
Sunday, 23 November 2014
No events listed.
Monday, 24 November 2014
Holiday Coat and Toy Drives
University Mission and Ministry is asking for donations of clean and gently used coats, hats, scarves, and boots; new, unwrapped, nonviolent toys appropriate for children, and monetary gifts in the form of checks payable to Campus Ministry.
9 a.m.- 9 p.m. | Room 101/102, McGinley Center, Rose Hill Campus
9 a.m.- 9 p.m. | Room 217 (toys)/Bins under the Mission and Ministry Board (clothes), Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus
9 a.m.- 9 p.m. | Room 133, Westchester Campus
Staged-Reading: Full of Grace
The Department of Theology and the Fordham Theatre Program will present the docu-drama play Full of Grace: Journeys of LGBT Catholics. For complete details, visit the event page.
7 p.m. | Pope Auditorium, Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus
Contact: 805-751-3855, email@example.com
Poets Out Loud Reading Series
Featuring: Poets Angela Jackson and r. erica doyle. Co-sponsored by the Poetry Society of America. For complete details, visit the event page.
7 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.
Provost’s Annual Report Highlights Gains in Undergraduate Schools
Advances in SAT scores, greater minority and international enrollment, and higher national rankings for 2013 are among the highlights in the Provost's Annual Report on Undergraduate Schools. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news page.
Seymour Hersh: A Reporter's Reporter
Robert Miraldi, author of Seymour Hersh: Scoop Artist (Potomac Books, 2013) received Fordham’s 2014 Ann M. Sperber Award. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news page.
Lockheed Martin Exec Shares Secrets to Success
On Nov. 18, Maryanne Lavan, general counsel/senior vice president at the defense contract company Lockheed Martin, shared interview and career tips to aspiring lawyers at Fordham Law School. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news blog.
Female Entrepreneurs Celebrated at BNP Paribas Event
Women’s Entrepreneurship Day, hosted by international bank BNP Paribas, saw female members of the Fordham community discuss their roles as businesswomen. For complete details, read the article on the Gabelli School’s blog.
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