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Brian Torff goes on tour with Django Reinhardt festival Thumbnail

Brian Torff goes on tour with Django Reinhardt festival

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on June 26, 2014

When he’s not in the classroom teaching students about the history of jazz or rock and roll, Brian Torff, professor of music and renowned bassist, c

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Faculty Research Profile: Jo Yarrington Thumbnail

Faculty Research Profile: Jo Yarrington

Submitted by Meredith Guinness, Assistant Director, Media Relations on May 14, 2014

Courses taught: Foundation Drawing, Printmaking, Junior and Senior Seminar Research interests: I am a traveler, an artist and collaborator and a comp

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Steve O’Connell ’00 named artist of the week for thespian work Thumbnail

Steve O’Connell ’00 named artist of the week for thespian work

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on May 22, 2013

Steve O’Connell ’00, a theatre major, recently participated in a department-sponsored “Life after Fairfield” event, where alumni shared th

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Creating the landscapes of a mind: Prof. Lynne Porter designs scenery for new play Thumbnail

Creating the landscapes of a mind: Prof. Lynne Porter designs scenery for new play

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on May 22, 2013

If your mind were a theatre stage setting, what would it look like? Prof. Lynne Porter, associate professor of theatre, recently spent part of her sab

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