News and features for 2012 August

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Busy bees at Fairfield University

Submitted by Meg McCaffrey on August 30, 2012

FAIRFIELD, Conn., August 28, 2012 - Talk about getting a lot of buzz. That's what a new project on the southwest corner of the Fairfield University ca

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Solar Cells Get an Upgrade

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on August 6, 2012

Assistant Professor Ryan Munden has some ideas about solar energy panels. Specifically, he wants to make them more efficient and ultimately more econo

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Google Grant Funds Workshop for Teachers

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on August 6, 2012

With the help of a grant from Google, the School of Engineering presented a three-day workshop for 17 area middle and high school teachers to learn ho

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Connections in Cameroon

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on August 6, 2012

Fulbright Scholarships aren’t just for 22-year-olds. Just ask Dr. Bill Taylor, associate dean of the School of Engineering. Last year, he was awa

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