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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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Fall Convocation Addresses Global Citizenship and Diversity

Submitted by JessicaW on September 5, 2010

After my first day of being on my own without an orientation schedule, I was excited to join Fairfield University’s Class of 2014 on Bellarmine Lawn

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The Bennet Lecture: Will There Ever be Peace in the Middle East?

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on April 12, 2010

On March 2, 2010 at 8 p.m., Fairfield University welcomed Middle East expert Martin S. Indyk, Ph.D., vice president and director for Foreign Policy at

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The Seduction of Eve: Why Did She Do It?

Submitted by Genevieve Bleidner '13 on April 12, 2010

On March 16, 2010, Fairfield University welcomed author Reuven Kimelman, Ph.D., professor of Classical Judaica at Brandeis University, to campus for t

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