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Tuesday, 16 September 2014


Discussion: Supreme Court Review

Panelists: Fordham Law faculty Deborah Denno, Ph.D., Clare Huntington, Thomas Lee, Aaron Saiger, Ph.D., and Olivier Sylvain, Ph.D., will offer commentaries on highlights of the United States Supreme Court’s 2013-14 Term in honor of Constitution Day. For complete details, visit the event page.

12:30 p.m. | Room 3-04, Fordham Law School, Lincoln Center Campus


Lecture: Humanitarian Disarmament

Speaker: Zach Hudson, Crowley Fellow in International Human Rights, will talk about how the international community uses human rights issues to help limit weapons that kill and maim civilians. Part of the Brown Bag Lunch Series. For complete details, visit the event page.

12:30 p.m. | Room 3-01 Fordham Law School, Lincoln Center Campus

Contact: Zach Hudson,


Conference: A Crisis of Conscience: What Do We Owe Immigrant Youth and Families?

Speakers: Ken Salazar, former U.S. senator, Gabriel Salguero, president of the National Latino Evangelical Coalition, Sarah Burr, former assistant chief immigration judge for the U.S. Department of Justice, and David Ushery, journalist and host of NBC’s The Debrief with David Ushery will talk about balancing the best interests of immigrant children and parents against competing U.S. economic concerns and a sharply divided electorate. Sponsored by the Fordham Center on Religion and Culture and the Center for Ethics Education. For complete details, visit the event page.

6 p.m. | Pope Auditorium, Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus



Film Discussion: Rooted in Peace

Speaker: Producer Greg Reitman will lead a discussion on how we can stop the cycle of war and violence following a special showing of his new movie, Rooted in Peace. Sponsored by the James A.F. Stoner Chair in Global Sustainability. For complete details, visit the film’s website or Greg Reitman’s website.

8 p.m. | Room 608, Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus



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


Football Gets Back on Track with Homecoming Win Over URI

The Fordham Rams defeated the Rhode Island Rams 54-7 this past weekend before a Homecoming crowd of 6,979 on Jack Coffey Field. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s athletics page.


History Major Follows Two Historic Avenues Into the Past

Ricky Bordelon, a senior at Fordham College Rose Hill (FCRH), traveled to Berlin this past summer to do research for his senior thesis in history. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s history blog.


Save The Date


Spiritual Exercises in Everyday Living (SEEL) Retreat

Campus Ministry will host a series of retreats beginning on Sept. 29 geared toward growing in your relationship with God and learning to listen for the voice of the Spirit. Information sessions are Sept. 16 at 12:30 p.m. in Room 120, Westchester Campus, Sept. 19 at 11:30 a.m. in the St. Ignatius Room, University Church, Rose Hill Campus, and Sept. 22 at 11:30 a.m. in Room 219, Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus. For complete details, visit the event page or contact Carol Gibney at


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