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The Core: Six pathways to self-discovery

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold 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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Core Profile: Kelly Young ’10

Submitted by Web Communications on July 27, 2011

  I enjoyed my Core classes because they allowed me to interact with students of different majors and career paths, expanding my fri

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Fairfield Faculty Perform at the Irish Festival

Submitted by William Abbott on June 29, 2011

On June 19, Fairfield faculty members Drs. Robert Epstein (English), Bill Abbott (History), Marion White (English), and Kevin Cassidy (Politics), pres

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Slavery, the Irish, and the Atlantic 19th Century

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on March 1, 2011

On March 10th the Program in Irish Studies will host a public lecture with special guest Dr. Marjorie Howes, associate professor of English at Boston

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