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Irish Studies Program Performs at June Festival

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications on June 20, 2013

By Dr. William Abbott On Sunday June 16th the acclaimed author and filmmaker Mary Pat Kelly joined Fairfield University professors Nels Pearson

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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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Fairfield Faculty Perform at the Irish Festival

Submitted by William Abbott on June 29, 2011

On June 19, Fairfield faculty members Drs. Robert Epstein (English), Bill Abbott (History), Marion White (English), and Kevin Cassidy (Politics), pres

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Slavery, the Irish, and the Atlantic 19th Century

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications on March 1, 2011

On March 10th the Program in Irish Studies will host a public lecture with special guest Dr. Marjorie Howes, associate professor of English at Boston

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