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Fordham Conversations: Members Only

by Chris Williams
Members only sign

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This week Fordham Conversations features stories about membership. Whether you're a member of a social club, or a member of a community, there are pros and cons to membership. First, we talk to Alan Linn. He's the owner of the Norwood Club, one of the most exclusive social clubs in NYC. It's designed as a place for creative minds to come together.

Fordham Conversations: Art in the Bronx

by Chris Williams
BronxArtSpace artists

Chris Williams, WFUV

This week on Fordham Conversations is all about art in the Bronx. David Storey, visual art professor at Fordham University, talks about art's relationship to New York City and how it has spread to the outer boroughs. Then, Chris Williams travels to the BronxArtSpace in Mott Haven on the opening night of the 'Portals and Interventions' exhibit. He talks with curator Linda Cunningham and artists Marita Ibanez, Rosemarie Fiore, Vidal Centeno, and Xavier Figueroa.
 

St. Barnabas Hospital Making Mammograms Mobile

by Veronica Volk

A Bronx hospital is taking mammograms on the road.  St. Barnabas rolled out its new mammography van and the Bronx Health Fair this morning.  Arlene Rivera is the specialty care manager for the new program.  Screening and educating women is especially important to her since her own mother has been battling the disease.

"She's actually finishing up her last year of treatment. That basically inspired me to get involved in breast cancer awareness."

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