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Columbus Day Parade
Featuring Grand Marshall Mario J. Gabelli, GSB '65, Chairman and CEO of GAMCO Investors, Inc.

Monday, October 8, 2012 | Assembly Time – 10:30 a.m.
44th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue

Joseph M. McShane, S.J., President of Fordham University, cordially invites you to join Fordham in celebrating your heritage by marching up Fifth Avenue at the

68th Annual Columbus Day Parade

Enjoy an exciting opportunity to celebrate Italian culture with your fellow Fordham alumni. The New York City Columbus Day Parade is the world's largest celebration of Italian-American heritage, featuring more than 35,000 marchers from more than 100 contingents.

The Grand Marshal of this year's Columbus Day Parade is philanthropist, innovator, and graduate of Fordham University, Mario J. Gabelli, GSB '65.

Online registration is closed but walk-in registration will be available at the assembly location.

Assembly Information

Assembly location: 44th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue

Assembly time: 10:30 a.m.
The NYC Parade Committee will shut down access to 44th Street at 11 a.m.

Dress is smart casual, and Fordham gear is strongly encouraged!

When you arrive (our area will be marked by Fordham balloons), please check in with a Fordham employee who will be distributing Fordham sashes.

For more information, contact Michael Trerotola, assistant director of special events, at (212) 636-7663 or


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