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Arturo Jaras Watts wins scholarship to study environmental investments

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications on May 22, 2013

When Arturo Jaras Watts ’14 was a freshman, he came upon members of LEAF (Leaders for Environmental Action at Fairfield) using chalk to write en

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College of Arts and Sciences celebrates student scholars

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications on May 23, 2012

By Meredith Guinness In a tradition that dates back more than 30 years, Fairfield University recently recognized some of its top scholars at the Ar

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Living and Learning in Japan

Submitted by on March 23, 2012

For Rebecca Volent ’12, the question of whether she should spend a semester abroad was an easy one: of course! Her destination was also an easy choi

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The Core: Six pathways to self-discovery

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications on September 22, 2011

What is the core and why is it required? Sometimes students see it merely as a set of obligatory classes they must take in order to graduate. Yet, by

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