Fordham Veterans Initiative Reading and Publication Launch

The Fordham Veterans Initiative invites you to join them in celebrating the publication of Afterwords: Times Like This – the 30th anthology from Veteran’s Writing Workshop and the 5th annual from veterans at Fordham Westchester.  Meet the veterans and hear their stories. Tuesday, October 10 @ 6:30pm in the Cafe at Fordham Westchester. The Veterans More …

Trauma and Grief Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion

Join us for a film screening and expert panel discussion on using trauma and grief-informed responses to heal community loss. The event will begin with a screening of Newtown, a documentary examining how families and community members cope with their individual and collective losses after the mass shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012. More …

A Child Welfare Symposium

The Graduate School of Education at Fordham Westchester will host A Child Welfare Symposium on Tuesday, October 17 from 1-4pm in Room 228. The symposium is hosted by Robert Maher, CEO of St. Christopher’s, a residential treatment facility for troubled teens. Speakers include: James Purcell – Executive Director, Council of Families and Child Care Agencies More …

Jesuit Artist in Residence @ Westchester

Fordham Westchester’s Campus Ministry is sponsoring Robert Gilroy, SJ as an “artist-in-residence.”  He is a Jesuit priest, spiritual director, and mixed media artist.  He offers individual spiritual direction and retreats based upon the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius and the creative process of art. Fr. Gilroy will be using Room 226 at Fordham Westchester as More …

Veterans Fall 2017 Writing Workshop @ Westchester

The Veterans Writing Workshop gives veterans the tools and confidence they need to bring their stories to life.  The workshop begins Tuesday, September 12 for 10 sessions from 6:30pm-8:30pm @ Fordham Westchester. Veterans meet once a week for valuable peer support and feedback on their writing. These professional-level writing workshops are free of charge to More …

Aging Mastery Program (AMP)

The Aging Mastery Program (AMP) is a new 10-session course designed to help older adults learn how to enrich their longevity by mastering aging with other members of the community. The program will start on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, at Fordham University’s Westchester campus, 400 Westchester Avenue, West Harrison. AMP consists of a series of More …

Welcome New and Returning Students

Fordham Westchester welcomes new and returning students to its programs for the 2017-2018 academic year.  The following are class start dates for the Westchester campus. Graduate School of Social Service Saturday classes begin Saturday, August 26 Thursday classes begin Thursday, August 31 Tuesday classes begin Tuesday, September 5 Graduate School of Education Classes begin Wednesday, More …

Summer Food Drive for Impoverished Children

Students in Professor Dana Marlowe’s Policy II class are hosting a summer food drive.  The drive will focus on the needs of impoverished children during the summer months who don’t get the provided meals that are given to them during the school year. Suggested items to donate include: Peanut Butter Canned vegetables (low sodium) Cereals More …

Facing Your Technology Fears – Is Technology Too Confusing?

This workshop, hosted by Fordham alumnus David Lasco, will address some of today’s most common technology concerns and teach the basics of several common technologies.  During his time at Fordham, Lasco worked as the resident technology consultant and hosted numerous technology workshops for students and alumni.  Join us for a great night of information along More …