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Cartoons, Sexuality, and Politics: A Conversation with Novelist Alison Bechdel Thumbnail

Cartoons, Sexuality, and Politics: A Conversation with Novelist Alison Bechdel

Submitted by JessicaW on April 29, 2011

There was standing room only in the Dolan School of Business Dining Room on the night of April 14th when novelist and cartoonist Alison Bechdel graced

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Middle East Political Turmoil Discussion

Submitted by on February 20, 2011

To clarify and help make sense of historic events happening in Tunisia, Egypt, and the Arab world, Fairfield University held a discussion in the Lower

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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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Bearing Witness: the Aftermath of the Indus Flood-Pakistan Flood Relief

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on November 11, 2010

On November 8, 2010, a mostly student audience gathered in the Lower Level BCC for a talk by Rubina Shafi on the largely unpublicized Pakistan flood d

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