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University Celebrates Black History Month

Submitted by Deirdre Bennett, Assistant Director, Student Affairs Communications on February 17, 2012

Black History Month at Fairfield University consists of a series of campus-wide activities celebrating and recognizing the people, events, and contrib

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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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No! The Rape Documentary

Submitted by JessicaW on March 12, 2011

Black History Month here at Fairfield University continued its celebration and awareness with the showing of Aishah Shahidah Simmons’ presentation,

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Slavery, the Irish, and the Atlantic 19th Century

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on March 1, 2011

On March 10th the Program in Irish Studies will host a public lecture with special guest Dr. Marjorie Howes, associate professor of English at Boston

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