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Interfaith Memorial Service: 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on May 14, 2015

Pope Francis called the mass killings of Armenians a century ago, “the first genocide of the 20th century.” In support of that, members of the

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

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold 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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Student receives Congregation B’nai Israel Award

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on June 12, 2014

Kayla Kuzniewski '14 received the recipient of the Congregation B'nai Israel Award for Academic Achievement in Judaic Studies for 2014. The award

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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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