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Part-time faculty, full-time contributions

Submitted by on March 23, 2012

Fairfield University has many dedicated part-time faculty members who inspire students every day. In addition to their dedication inside the classroom

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Ingrid Bentcourt: Even Silence Has an End

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on October 21, 2011

The woman who walked across the Quick Center stage and took her place, sitting with the poise of a model and clad in an elegant black dress, didn’t

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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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Breaking Taboo: Stopping Sexual Violence in War

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications on August 23, 2011

Watch the archived video of Dr. Leatherman's lecture.   Sexual violence during armed conflict has historically been a taboo subject. Rece

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