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The 2009 National Book Award Winner Colum McCann

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on February 11, 2010

On Tuesday, February 2, Fairfield University welcomed acclaimed author Colum McCann to campus for a talk and book signing. The event, which took p

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Faculty Spotlight: New Beginnings…for Teachers and Students Alike

Submitted by Lisa Calderone MFA '11 on February 8, 2010

Some childhood experiences are not meant to be forgotten. After 27 years of teaching English composition at Fairfield University, Dr. Eleanor Whit

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Poetry for Peace

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on February 8, 2010

On Thursday, January 28, Fairfield University held its 2nd annual Poetry for Peace Awards celebration from 6 - 7:30 p.m. in the Kelley Center. The com

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Inspired Author Hillary Jordan

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on November 24, 2009

On Tuesday, November 17, 2009, Fairfield University welcomed acclaimed author Hillary Jordan to its campus for a night of discussion and insight. The

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