News and features for 2012 October

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In celebration of The National Day on Writing

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on October 26, 2012

By Bryan Ripley Crandall, Ph.D. Saturday, Oct. 20, was the fourth annual Day on Writing in Connecticut, an occasion for educators from preschool to

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Commissioner Stefan Pryor Outlines Plan for Educational Reform

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on October 18, 2012

Occasionally controversial and always provocative, Connecticut Commissioner of Education Stefan Pryor spoke to a group of approximately 250 teachers,

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Democrats start anew; Republicans build on tradition

Submitted by JessicaW on October 16, 2012

As 2012 is an election year, Fairfield University students are preparing themselves for the upcoming state and federal elections, which take place on

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From Therapeutic Groups to Boardrooms: How to be Effective Leaders and Members Workshop

Submitted by Lynn Holforty on October 12, 2012

On Saturday, November 10, 2012 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dr. Diana Hulse will conduct a workshop on becoming effective group leaders and members. The

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