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American Studies hosts conference celebrating American Studies

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on May 17, 2013

On April 21, 2013 the American Studies Program at Fairfield University hosted a conference that celebrated all aspects of American Studies. Topics inc

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Fulbright Spotlight: Inna Pronicheva explores American culture and education

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on May 16, 2012

Inna Pronicheva, a Fulbright Teaching Assistant from Tula, Russia was filled with excitement when she learned she was being awarded the position to as

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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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Midnight Breakfast Attracts 1,200 Students in Preparation for Finals Week

Submitted by Lisa Calderone MFA '11 on December 12, 2010

On Thursday, December 9, 2010, more than 1,200 Fairfield students took a break from the intensity of their studies to gather at the Barone Campus Cent

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