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Classroom to Career prepares students for life beyond college

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

What can you do with a liberal arts degree these days? Anything you want, according to Fairfield University’s new Classroom to Career initiative, a

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Kristin Alexy ’13: Destination Russia!

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications on April 8, 2013

Kristin Alexy '13, a German and international studies major with minors in Russian and Eastern European Studies and politics recently shared her exper

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Students embrace Fairfield’s study abroad program in Tanzania

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications on December 5, 2012

Tanzaniais not the typical study abroad destination, but for Gabriel Sacco and Bridget Butterworth, it was the experience of a lifetime. Both current

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Teaching across borders: Dr. Terry-Ann Jones teaches Burmese refugees

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications on December 5, 2012

One year ago, Dr. Terry-Ann Jones, associate professor of sociology and anthropology, received an e-mail from Rev. Paul Fitzgerald, vice president

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