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The Core: Six pathways to self-discovery

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Assistant 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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Water Water Everywhere but Not a Drop to Drink

Submitted by Mike Moritz '11 on April 13, 2011

Think about the time you have spent showering and drinking bottled water in the past week. Now envision the water you used for one of those showers an

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“Eating Animals – Eating Humanely”: A Roundtable Discussion

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on March 20, 2011

Not many people think about the food on their plates before they eat it: where it comes from, how it was raised, and the processes that went into it b

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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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