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The Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies and KADIMA Students Celebrate Jewish Fall Harvest Festival of Sukkot

Submitted by Meg McCaffrey on October 6, 2009

This year, the Jewish festival of Sukkot - a fall harvest festival lasting seven days - started at sundown on Friday, October 2, beginning a celebrati

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Internationally Acclaimed Russian Poet to Visit Fairfield

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on October 5, 2009

Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko has been inspiring people since the 1950s, when he first began to publish his poems. Later, he became an unofficial

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The Russian Hour at Fairfield University

Submitted by Enerida Ademi '13 on October 2, 2009

“The purpose of the Russian Hour is to engage with students and the greater community in comparing the American experience to Russian life,” said

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Fairfield University Named One of the ‘Cool Schools’ by the Sierra Club

Submitted by Meg McCaffrey on October 1, 2009

Fairfield University has been named one of the nation's "Cool Schools" by the Sierra Club for its environmentally friendly efforts. The oldest, lar

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