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Racial integration. Justice. Equality. What do they mean in modern day America? Thumbnail

Racial integration. Justice. Equality. What do they mean in modern day America?

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on June 26, 2014

In early September, Fairfield University took part in the first annual National Dialogue on Race Day. The event was part of a national effort to gener

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The power of poetry

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on June 26, 2014

Author Carol Ann Davis understands the power of the written word. So it’s not surprising that the Newtown resident and assistant professor of Englis

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Student receives Congregation B’nai Israel Award

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on June 12, 2014

Kayla Kuzniewski '14 received the recipient of the Congregation B'nai Israel Award for Academic Achievement in Judaic Studies for 2014. The award

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Judaic Studies hosts Seder at Fairfield University

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on June 12, 2014

The Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies hosted its annual interfaith Passover Seder on Tuesday, April 3. Dr. Ellen Umansky, Prof

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