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College welcomes new Board of Advisors members

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on June 26, 2014

An acclaimed writer, an executive in a global leader in the semiconductor equipment, and the chief scientific officer for a biosciences company have j

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Brian Torff goes on tour with Django Reinhardt festival

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on June 26, 2014

When he’s not in the classroom teaching students about the history of jazz or rock and roll, Brian Torff, professor of music and renowned bassist, c

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Racial integration. Justice. Equality. What do they mean in modern day America? Thumbnail

Racial integration. Justice. Equality. What do they mean in modern day America?

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on June 26, 2014

In early September, Fairfield University took part in the first annual National Dialogue on Race Day. The event was part of a national effort to gener

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The power of poetry

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on June 26, 2014

Author Carol Ann Davis understands the power of the written word. So it’s not surprising that the Newtown resident and assistant professor of Englis

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