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Judaic Studies hosts Seder at Fairfield University Thumbnail

Judaic Studies hosts Seder at Fairfield University

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on June 12, 2014

The Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies hosted its annual interfaith Passover Seder on Tuesday, April 3. Dr. Ellen Umansky, Prof

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The Built Environment at Auschwitz: Between Imperial Ambition and Genocide Thumbnail

The Built Environment at Auschwitz: Between Imperial Ambition and Genocide

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on June 12, 2014

Author and art historian Paul B. Jaskot, Ph.D., spoke at Fairfield University about his illuminating study of the  design of the Auschwitz concen

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Faculty Research Profile: Jo Yarrington Thumbnail

Faculty Research Profile: Jo Yarrington

Submitted by Meredith Guinness, Assistant Director, Media Relations on May 14, 2014

Courses taught: Foundation Drawing, Printmaking, Junior and Senior Seminar Research interests: I am a traveler, an artist and collaborator and a comp

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History Department celebrates new inductees to Phi Alpha Theta Thumbnail

History Department celebrates new inductees to Phi Alpha Theta

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on April 24, 2014

On April 23, 2014, The Department of History inducted 13 history majors into the International Honor Society in History, Phi Alpha Theta (PAT). Th

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