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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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Fall 2011 Convocation: Worlds Imagined

Submitted by JessicaW on September 15, 2011

Under sunny skies in the late afternoon of Tuesday, September 13, the Class of 2015 and returning students were welcomed by faculty, staff, and the Un

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Faculty, Staff, and Alumni Honor the Memory of Dr. Donald J. Ross Sr.

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on September 12, 2011

Dr. Donald J. Ross Sr., who taught at Fairfield from 1950 until his death in 2008, continues to be remembered as a teacher who inspired his students a

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Artist Gifts Painting to Campus Art Collection

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on September 8, 2011

On Friday, September 30, 2011, at noon, local Connecticut artist Ernest Garthwaite – whose show garnered wonderful reviews when it opened at the Tho

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