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A Guitar That Inspired a Major, an Award, and a Song Thumbnail

A Guitar That Inspired a Major, an Award, and a Song

Submitted by Lisa Calderone MFA '11 on July 6, 2011

Throughout the final composition, “Esquire” mirrors the same growth and development that I experienced during my 4 years at Fairfield.

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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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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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GSEAP Co-sponsors “Poetry for Peace,” A Writing Celebration for Local School Children Thumbnail

GSEAP Co-sponsors “Poetry for Peace,” A Writing Celebration for Local School Children

Submitted by Nina M. Riccio on March 4, 2011

Despite a daylong ice storm that closed all area schools, the University’s Kelley Center was a beehive of activity on Jan. 18, as children, their pa

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