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Fordham University

Fordham University is a private, independent research university in New York City, founded by the Catholic Diocese of New York in 1841. It is the oldest Catholic institution of higher education in the northeastern United States. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Fordham University has hosted 5 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1989 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2017 with an average of 2,124 views per video.

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    Common Core

    Fordham University professor Nicholas Tampio argued that determining how to best educate America’s children should not lie…

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    Why Hip Hop Began in the Bronx

    Professor Mark Naison talked about the history of hip hop and why it originated in the Bronx. He describes how the new…

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    Battle Over the Equal Rights Amendment

    Fordham University history professor Kirsten Swinth delivered a lecture about the consideration of the Equal Rights…

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    Northern Ireland Political Parties

    Northern Ireland politics were debated at Fordham University in New York City. The Ulster Unionist Party and Sein Finn represent…

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