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Posthuman Antiquities Conference: November 14-15

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on October 31, 2014

What can an inquiry into antiquity offer posthumanist thinking on the body, on nature and its relationship with technology, and on the fundamental int

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BEST OF THE BEST: CAS Students Awards Night caps academic year

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

The academic achievements of more than 50 students at the College of Arts and Sciences were on display in April when faculty, administrators, and stud

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Philosophy professor Dr. Sara Brill awarded CAS teaching award

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

Since she began teaching at Fairfield University in 2004, students of Dr. Sara Brill, associate professor of philosophy, have consistently described h

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The Core: Six pathways to self-discovery

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate 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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