Category: Student Lifestyle

Day in Life in Ramadan During the Pandemic

Like how many things have changed, Ramadan was bound to differ in a pandemic. To shed light on how this traditional period shifted, FDU student Ayah Ibrahim created a short video for her Digital Storytelling class that encapsulates the spirit of Ramadan and adaptation in a year like […]

Greek Life Still a Social Affair Even in Virtual Times

By John Mineses Staff Writer FDU’s fraternities and sororities continue to prove their bonds are stronger than ever by delivering great virtual experiences while looking ahead to in-person Greek events for the upcoming school year.  The coronavirus pandemic and the protocols that have all but closed the Metro […]

Greek Life Grows in Virtual Recruiting

By Jhoana T. Merino-Martinez  News Editor  The 2021 Greek Life recruitment season ended April 10, so how does it compare with the years prior?  When FDU shifted to remote instruction in mid-March 2020, all campus activities were cancelled in accordance with coronavirus protocols. As a result,Greek life traditions, […]

Earth Day at FDU Lacks Fanfare in 2021

By Jhoana T. Merino-Martinez News Editor Here we are on Earth Day in 2021, but all we’re hearing is cricket noises.  This Earth Day marks the second straight without a significant on-campus observance as we mark the start of a second year of living with COVID-19 restrictions.  Last […]