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Breaking Taboo: Stopping Sexual Violence in War

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on August 23, 2011

Watch the archived video of Dr. Leatherman's lecture.   Sexual violence during armed conflict has historically been a taboo subject. Rece

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Fairfield Graduates Its Inaugural Students from the M.A. in Communication Program

Submitted by Lisa Calderone MFA '11 on August 16, 2011

Among the 405 graduate students receiving master’s degrees on Sunday, May 22 were 4 inaugural graduates of Fairfield University’s recently establi

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Prof. Jo Yarrington Wins Wall Award

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on July 27, 2011

Professor Jo Yarrington of the Studio Art Department is the recipient of the Robert E. Wall Award for the 2011-12 academic year. Her project, “Globa

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Improv Troupe Makes it Real for Nursing Students

Submitted by Meg McCaffrey on July 27, 2011

Call it an inspired meeting of the Arts and the Sciences. Nursing professors were looking for an innovative way to teach students how to better com

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