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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Shawn Rafalski – From Fiction to Figures Thumbnail

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Shawn Rafalski – From Fiction to Figures

Submitted by Lisa Calderone MFA '11 on October 14, 2010

What goes on in the mind of a mathematician? For Dr. Shawn Rafalski, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, it could be time-traveling rock-and-roll band

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Dr. David Kraemer Discusses “Jewish Eating and Identity Through the Ages”

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on October 8, 2010

On the evening of October 5th, 2010, students, faculty, and community members gathered in the Dolan School of Business to take part in a lecture and d

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The Presidential Ball

Submitted by JessicaW on October 4, 2010

On the evening of October 1, 2010, Fairfield University’s annual Presidential Ball was held on Bellarmine Lawn, giving students a much-appreciated b

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The Jewish Harvest Festival of Sukkot

Submitted by JessicaW on October 2, 2010

Each fall, four days after Yom Kippur, the Jewish fall harvest festival of Sukkot begins. This week-long celebration, which began this year at sunset

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