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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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The Built Environment at Auschwitz: Between Imperial Ambition and Genocide Thumbnail

The Built Environment at Auschwitz: Between Imperial Ambition and Genocide

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

Author and art historian Paul B. Jaskot, Ph.D., spoke at Fairfield University about his illuminating study of the  design of the Auschwitz concen

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Faculty Research Profile: Jo Yarrington Thumbnail

Faculty Research Profile: Jo Yarrington

Submitted by Meredith Guinness, Assistant Director, Media Relations on May 14, 2014

Courses taught: Foundation Drawing, Printmaking, Junior and Senior Seminar Research interests: I am a traveler, an artist and collaborator and a comp

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History Department celebrates new inductees to Phi Alpha Theta

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Associate Director, Marketing & Communications on April 24, 2014

On April 23, 2014, The Department of History inducted 13 history majors into the International Honor Society in History, Phi Alpha Theta (PAT). Th

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