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Kristin Alexy ’13: Destination Russia! Thumbnail

Kristin Alexy ’13: Destination Russia!

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on April 8, 2013

Kristin Alexy '13, a German and international studies major with minors in Russian and Eastern European Studies and politics recently shared her exper

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Students embrace Fairfield’s study abroad program in Tanzania

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on December 5, 2012

Tanzaniais not the typical study abroad destination, but for Gabriel Sacco and Bridget Butterworth, it was the experience of a lifetime. Both current

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Teaching across borders: Dr. Terry-Ann Jones teaches Burmese refugees

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on December 5, 2012

One year ago, Dr. Terry-Ann Jones, associate professor of sociology and anthropology, received an e-mail from Rev. Paul Fitzgerald, vice president

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Courtney Winger ’13 steps into the nonprofit world at AmeriCares

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on September 18, 2012

An interest in the fields of healthcare, nonprofit management, and sociology inspired Courtney Winger ’13 to spend her summer working as an intern i

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