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December 2008

12.22.08 Fairfield University's Center for Catholic Studies announces events

12.22.08 Fairfield University's Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies announces winter and spring 2009 events

12.22.08 Fairfield University recognized by Carnegie Foundation for Community Engagement initiatives and activities

12.22.08 Translated novel provides insight into Spanish life, customs, beliefs

12.22.08 Fairfield University's University College recognizes the need for EMT skills with Spring course necessary for certification

12.18.08 Fairfield University students bring Teddy Bear drive national

12.17.08 Fairfield University business students decisively win global currency trading competition involving 16 schools from three nations

12.16.08 Fairfield University offers Counseling Education Spring Lecture Series with CEUs

12.12.08 Fairfield University’s Connecticut Writing Project awarded $3,000 grant from National Writing Project

12.10.08 New Year's Eve reading at Enders Island features National Book Award poet

12.09.08 Fairfield University students host sale of handmade Nicaraguan pottery and crafts to help the indigenous artisans of Nicaragua create a self-sustaining business

12.05.08 Sikorsky awards grant to Fairfield University's School of Engineering Video-teleconferencing Project expanding course offerings to community college students

12.05.08 Bela Fleck & the Flecktones with the Alash Ensemble - "Jingle All the Way"

12.04.08 March 2009 Calendar of Events

12.04.08 The Met's new production of Thais comes to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts Dec 20 plus an encore performance

12.03.08 Fairfield University's School of Nursing adds 10 faculty members for VA Nursing Academy

12.01.08 Pulitzer Prize winner Samantha Power's appearance at Fairfield University cancelled

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November 2008

11.25.08 "A Christmas Carol" at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts - December 21

11.24.08 Colleges Against Cancer benefit fashion show at Fairfield University Dec. 9

11.24.08 Fairfield University, in recognition of AIDS Awareness Week, presents "Rwanda: From Genocide to Hope"

11.24.08 New Haven Symphony Orchestra brings "Holiday Pops" to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts - December 20

11.21.08 National Book Award winner and Oprah Book Club novelist to headline Fairfield University MFA Creative Writing Program

11.21.08 Fairfield University hosts Open Advising and Registration Day

11.21.08 Fairfield University earns distinguished NCATE accreditation approval

11.20.08 Ireland native Gerald Adams wins Rev. John M. Conlisk Irish Scholarship to attend Fairfield University's Dolan School of Business

11.20.08 Bela Fleck & the Flecktones "Jingle All the Way" to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts - December 12

11.19.08 Theatre Fairfield presents "Director's Cut" December 4, 6 and 7

11.19.08 Hockey player who overcame tragedy to become advocate for spinal cord research to speak at Fairfield University Dec. 9

11.19.08 The Fairfield University Glee Club presents "Shout Hallelujah!" a Christmas Concert

11.18.08 "Quick to the Party: Jews and the Americanization of Hanukkah" is topic of 2008 Adolph and Ruth Schnurmacher Lecture in Judaic Studies

11.18.08 Fairfield University Model UN High School Conference 2008 - November 21

11.17.08 Fairfield University’s "trayless" student dining hall dramatically reduces food waste

11.14.08 National Conservation Leader Ed Clark to speak at Fairfield University Nov. 20 on "Saving Wildlife: Saving the World"

11.13.08 Pulitzer Prize-winning author Samantha Power to speak at Fairfield University December 2

11.13.08 Fairfield University Jazz Ensemble and Colombian harpist Edmar Castaneda in two concerts December 4

11.12.08 Fairfield University presents The Met Live in HD with La Damnation de Faust November 22

11.11.08 Poet M. NourbeSe Philip to speak at Fairfield University on Nov. 19

11.11.08 Training to reduce injuries to citizens and police officers at Fairfield University

11.10.08 "Giants among Men" author Jack Cavanaugh at Borders on Nov. 13

11.07.08 Fairfield University offers Rassias Language Method workshop for teachers December 5-6

11.06.08 December 2008-2009 Calendar Of Events

11.06.08 February 2009 Calendar of Events

11.06.08 Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts and University College present Dan Hoyle's "Tings Dey Happen" November 20-21

11.06.08 Doris T. Lippman, Ed. D., Fairfield University School of Nursing Professor and captain in the Army Nurse Corps 1967-1968 will attend the 15th anniversary of the Vietnam Women's Memorial

11.06.08 Fairfield University's Dolan School of Business named one of the best business schools by The Princeton Review

11.05.08 "The Credit Market Crash of 2008: Dawn of a New World Order" is the topic of fall symposium hosted by Fairfield University's Dolan School of Business and The Connecticut Hedge Fund Association

11.05.08 Rev. Daniel G. Groody, scholar and filmmaker, to discuss the theology of migration in University of Notre Dame Hesburgh Alumni Lecture at Fairfield University on November 13

11.04.08 Fairfield University’s Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies presents Boston College Associate Professor Ruth Langer, Jewish-Christian relations expert

11.04.08 Yale University Divinity School Professor Lamin Sanneh to explore the "cultural estrangement" between the West and the Muslim world at Fairfield University's Christopher F. Mooney, S.J. Lecture

11.04.08 Fairfield University to receive the national 2008 Jeanne Clery Campus Safety Award

11.03.08 Australian Poet/Jesuit to speak at Fairfield University Nov. 11

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October 2008

10.31.08 Fairfield University's WVOF to broadcast special election coverage

10.31.08 Aquila Theatre's The Comedy of Errors comes to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 14

10.31.08 The Plant That Ate Dirty Socks comes to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 16

10.29.08 The Met Live in HD brings Doctor Atomic to audiences at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts on Sunday, November 9

10.28.08 Mother Dolores Hart to give talk about her life and the spirituality of acting

10.28.08 Ford Weiskittel, president of the U.S. Trireme Trust, to speak at Fairfield University Nov. 11 on "An Ancient Warship Comes to Life"

10.28.08 The Bacon Brothers take the stage at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 8

10.27.08 Sandy Weill will discuss leadership, the markets and globalization at annual Charles F. Dolan Lecture at Fairfield University on November 3

10.27.08 Soledad Barrio and Noche Flamenca will dance at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 7

10.24.08 Bestselling author Anita Shreve speaks as an Inspired Writer at Fairfield University October 28

10.24.08 Imani Winds Quintet appears at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 1

10.24.08 African Jesuit, author of "Say You're One of Them," to speak at Fairfield University Nov. 3

10.23.08 Project of Fairfield University's Center for Faith and Public Life aims to transform the national debate on immigration with funding from Carnegie Corporation

10.21.08 Fairfield University women political pundits discuss the Presidential Election

10.21.08 Fareed Zakaria at Fairfield University October 30

10.20.08 The Fairfield University Early Learning Center to receive blessing by the University President October 22

10.20.08 Fairfield University's School of Engineering video-teleconferencing project enables community college students to take classes not offered at their schools

10.20.08 Mika Brzezinski and Monica Crowley in an election debate at Fairfield University October 27

10.17.08 Dr. Suzanne Campbell appointed to the position of Associate Dean for Academic Programs at Fairfield University's School of Nursing

10.16.08 Brian Q. Torff named Fairfield Arts Council's 2008 Artist of the Year

10.16.08 Fairfield University 2008 Larrabee award-winner Kathryn Sorrentino presents A Tribute to Rwanda - An art exhibition that transcends the genocide of a people - Opening October 22

10.15.08 Fairfield University hosts two Information Sessions for graduate programs

10.15.08 "In/Outside the Corporate World: A Woman's View on Changing Global Demands," is subject of Oct. 27 talk at Fairfield University featuring Sara Staats, a consultant on global healthcare to major NGOs

10.10.08 Shays-Himes Congressional Debate 2008

10.10.08 Jewish New Year celebration

10.10.08 Mother Dolores Hart, a Hollywood actress turned cloistered nun in Connecticut, to give talk at Fairfield University about her life and the spirituality of acting

10.08.08 Linda Eder gets back "To My Natural Musical Self" at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts October 31

10.07.08 Book series calls women to holiness in everyday life

10.07.08 Panic-inducing radio onstage at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts October 25

10.07.08 Fairfield University offers Weekend Immersion Program in Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, French, Italian, and Spanish October 24-26

10.06.08 Director's Choice Lecture on current black-and-white photography exhibition, October 10 at Fairfield University's Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery

10.06.08 "One-man Band" Raul Midón at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts October 24

10.03.08 Fairfield University's 2nd annual Thomas More Lecture

10.02.08 January 2009 Calendar Of Events

10.02.08 Before the Biden-Palin Debate, Fairfield University professors discuss and debate the 2008 Presidential election

10.02.08 WNPR's "Where We Live" to host Jim Himes at Fairfield University

10.01.08 Fairfield University's Charles F. Dolan School of Business present Sanford I. Weill and daughter Jessica M. Bibliowicz in talk about leadership, markets and globalization

10.01.08 Fairfield University's Theatre Fairfield opens the 2008-09 season with The Rocky Horror Show

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September 2008

09.29.08 Michael Cicirelli's Project Halo college tour kicks off with National Coming Out Month at Fairfield University

09.27.08 Dr. Norm Solomon, dean of Fairfield University's Charles F. Dolan School of Business, running NYC marathon to support fitness programs for kids

09.26.08 The Met: Live in HD presents Karita Mattila's "Possessed" Salome at Fairfield University October 11

09.26.08 Poet Baron Wormser to read from his work at Fairfield University October 8

09.25.08 Cardinal McCarrick to be keynote speaker October 12 at business professional communion breakfast co-sponsored by Fairfield University and CAPP

09.25.08 Latin American specialist and Fairfield University alumnus to speak at Fairfield University

09.25.08 Jazz master McCoy Tyner comes to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts October 17

09.24.08 Good news about personal finances ... for a change

09.23.08 David L. Downie, Ph. D., Fairfield University's new Director of Environmental Studies

09.23.08 Fairfield University 1987 graduate among 25 new MacArthur Fellows announced today

09.23.08 Parsons Dance performs at Fairfield University October 3

09.23.08 Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center plays 20th century French composers at Fairfield University October 4

09.23.08 Young Audience Sunday Series musical at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts October 5

09.22.08 Fairfield University's 8th Annual Anne Drummey O'Callaghan Lecture

09.19.08 Fairfield University's Center for Catholic Studies presents screening and discussion of "Vows of Silence"

09.18.08 Fairfield University Center for Catholic Studies

09.18.08 State Senator John McKinney joins in Jeffrey Toobin's appearance with Open VISIONS Forum at Fairfield University

09.18.08 Nadinne Cruz, renowned practitioner and advocate of service learning, to be involved in major Fairfield University initiative

09.17.08 International Humanitarian Mia Farrow speaks at Fairfield University October 6

09.16.08 I Love a Piano - Songs by Irving Berlin at Fairfield University September 28

09.15.08 Radio Dramas Series returns for an 8th season to Fairfield University with Thrillers and Killers

09.11.08 9-11 Observance

09.11.08 "The Continuing Significance of Humanae vitae" is subject of Fairfield University panel discussion on September 17

09.11.08 Diane Wilson to speak at Fairfield University

09.10.08 The Fairfield University Physics Department had a role in the Compact Muon Solenoid world-wide project being tested TODAY at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland

09.10.08 The Cashore Marionettes are coming to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts September 21

09.09.08 Ophthalmology volunteer Aron Rose, M.D. shares his experiences in the developing world at Fairfield University

09.09.08 Fairfield University offers popular six-session course in Feng Shui

09.09.08 Legal analyst and journalist Jeffrey Toobin speaks at Fairfield University September 24

09.08.08 The Fairfield University Physics Department had a role in the Compact Muon Solenoid world-wide project being tested at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland on Wednesday, Sept. 10

09.05.08 Rev. Wilson D. Miscamble, professor of history at the University of Notre Dame, will deliver Fairfield University's 2nd annual Thomas More Lecture

09.05.08 Fairfield University's annual Anne Drummey O'Callaghan Lecture to focus on Catholic women in public

09.05.08 Saturday morning series on "Living Theology" at Fairfield University begins September 20

09.04.08 "Holocaust Denial: A New Form of Anti-Semitism" is topic of lecture of Fairfield University's Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies on September 22

09.04.08 A New Reality, an exhibition of stirring photographic images, opens at the Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery at Fairfield University September 19

09.04.08 Fairfield University presents The Met Live in HD opening night gala September 22

09.03.08 Dr. Martin A. Lang, biblical scholar of Old and New Testaments, writes "Christian Spirituality," based on St. Matthew's Gospel

09.03.08 Fairfield University's Irish Studies film series returns October 1

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August 2008

08.27.08 Peter, Bethany & Rufus bring The Spirit of Woodstock to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts September 19

08.26.08 Fairfield University Convocation to be addressed by Greg Mortenson, author of "Three Cups of Tea" and builder of schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan

08.25.08 Fairfield University remains among the top of the "Best Universities - Master's" in the North in U.S. News & World Report's 2009 edition

08.25.08 University College at Fairfield University introduces the Inspired Writer Series beginning September 18 and 19

08.20.08 Andre Moraes of Monroe awarded Fulbright to Germany

08.20.08 Historian Douglas Brinkley sheds light on the presidency at Fairfield University's Open VISIONS Forum September 15

08.18.08 Fairfield University and Fairfield Public Library form book club alliance ... with a twist

08.18.08 Fairfield University President joins national effort to re-examine the minimum drinking age

08.08.08 Ceylan Conger of Kensington awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Turkey

08.08.08 Quick Center for the Arts receives $14k grant from the State of Connecticut

08.06.08 Michael Meehan of Holland, Pa., awarded Fulbright to Germany

08.05.08 Fairfield University's School of Engineering, the Diocese of Bridgeport, and the Bridgeport Public Schools partner to create pre-engineering academy for high school students with funding from GE Foundation

08.04.08 Matthew Ryder of Hamden awarded Fulbright Scholarship to China

08.01.08 Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation brings Beatlemania back for the Sixth Annual Benefit to the Quick Center for the Arts - September 13

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July 2008

07.29.08 Calendar of Events :: November 2008-2009

07.29.08 Calendar of Events :: September/October 2008-2009

07.28.08 Kathleen Bakarich of Clifton, N.J., awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Germany

07.28.08 Courtney Pelletier of Westminster awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Indonesia

07.28.08 Michael Davis of Feeding Hills awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Brazil

07.28.08 Daniel Turco of Upper Saddle River, N.J., awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Germany

07.28.08 Alicia Zapf of Freehold awarded Fulbright Scholarship to Austria

07.25.08 The Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies Fall 2008

07.24.08 Fairfield University's School of Engineering awarded National Science Foundation grant for unique 3-D Printer

07.22.08 Connecticut Campus Compact, a statewide program now based on the Fairfield University campus, to recruit Americorps volunteers

07.22.08 Fairfield University's DiMenna-Nyselius Library honored with the first Innovation Award by the Connecticut Library Association (CLA)

07.22.08 Fairfield University's University College offers fall EMT course required for National Registry certification

07.18.08 Ted Spencer retires as Fairfield University Head Men's Lacrosse coach; Elevated to position of Associate Director of Athletics

07.14.08 Fairfield University sets new record with nine Fulbrights awarded this year

07.11.08 Fairfield University hosts two Information Sessions for Graduate Programs

07.10.08 The Fairfield University Media Center wins five 2008 Videographer Awards

07.08.08 The Quick Center for the Arts and the Summer Festival Chorus celebrate its 15th anniversary with Americanarama

07.08.08 Fairfield University students work in service projects on way to World Youth Day in Sydney

07.07.08 Fairfield University announces the new season of the Metropolitan Opera Live in HD

07.03.08 Fairfield University announces Open VISIONS Forum 2008-2009 season

07.02.08 Fairfield University hosts first Cristo Rey Network summer residential program to offer underserved students holistic preparation for college

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June 2008

06.27.08 University College at Fairfield University enters into strategic partnership with Point & Click Inc.

06.27.08 "The Summer of the Swans" comes to life at Fairfield University's Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts

06.25.08 Melissa Slusz wins $18,000 William G. McGowan Scholarship for senior year at Fairfield University's Charles F. Dolan School of Business

06.23.08 Quick Center for the Arts presents Missoula Children's Theatre 19th season

06.23.08 Area high school students honored by Fairfield University's School of Engineering and Sikorsky Aircraft Corp.

06.19.08 Connecticut Public Radio WNPR and Fairfield University WVOF announce partnership

06.18.08 Dedication ceremony of the Fairfield University School of Nursing Robin Kanarek Learning Resource Center unveils state-of-the-art educational facility

06.17.08 Fairfield University hosts priestly ordination of Fairfield Prep graduate Joseph Palmisano, S.J.

06.16.08 Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts announces its 19th season

06.12.08 University College at Fairfield University offers serious musicians a workshop weekend in July

06.12.08 Fairfield University School of Nursing Assistant Professor Carole A. Pomarico honored with Florence Nightingale Award for Excellence in Nursing

06.11.08 Jesuit universities collaborate on training students for humanitarian action

06.11.08 Middletown resident chosen to deliver Fairfield University's valedictory address

06.11.08 Pembroke resident receives award for outstanding service to Fairfield University

06.11.08 East Bridgewater resident receives Fairfield University's award for highest four-year academic average

06.11.08 Jazz-driven youth offered July jazz workshop by University College at Fairfield University

06.05.08 Fairfield University announces plans for a new art museum on campus

06.02.08 University College at Fairfield University offers two July courses on Latin America from different perspectives

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May 2008

05.28.08 A gift for Shakespeare and comedy brings honor to Dr. Richard Regan

05.28.08 Fairfield University associate professor Joan L. Van Hise, of the Charles F. Dolan School of Business, selected Teacher of the Year by Alpha Sigma Nu

05.28.08 Thomas Weaver's Falling and Floating exhibition opens at the Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery at Fairfield University

05.21.08 Fairfield University announces new M.A in Communication

05.20.08 Fairfield Jesuit Community Center groundbreaking ceremony paves way for construction to begin

05.18.08 Fairfield University awards degrees to 1,233 graduates at 2008 commencement ceremony

05.18.08 President's Remarks to the Graduating Class of 2008

05.18.08 Fairfield University Valedictory Address - May 18, 2008

05.16.08 University College at Fairfield University offers "How to" workshop on appraisals and appraisers

05.15.08 Fairfield University Chamber Singers to perform at Carnegie Hall

05.14.08 Fairfield University seniors leave legacy of micro-lending project,

05.07.08 One Day University returns to University College

05.07.08 Autism Conference at Fairfield University

05.05.08 Fairfield University offering a diverse range of summer programs for young people and adults

05.01.08 Fairfield University President commits to 'climate neutral' campus

05.01.08 Auditions for Fairfield University's 15th Anniversary Annual Summer Festival Chorus

05.01.08 Lifelong Learning continues with Summer Institute and a bonus at University College at Fairfield University

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April 2008

04.25.08 CineFest - Fairfield 2008 - Fairfield University's student film festival stops traffic at Community Theatre of Fairfield

04.23.08 Green energy panelists tell Dolan School students of great opportunities

04.22.08 'The Reluctant Environmentalist,' a blog about humanity helping the planet, debuts

04.21.08 Fairfield University's Dolan School graduate students to participate in First Annual 5K 'Walk for Wishes' at Fairfield's Jennings Beach as part of National JesuitMBA Service Day

04.21.08 Fairfield University announces commencement plans

04.17.08 Record-breaking $1.1 million raised by Fairfield University for drive to increase diversity

04.17.08 Fairfield University's Jesuit Community Center groundbreaking ceremony set for Earth Day

04.17.08 Quartetto Gelato plays Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

04.16.08 Fairfield University to hold first "Jail 'N' Bail" for Special Olympics

04.16.08 "Max and Ruby," Theatreworks/USA musical at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

04.15.08 Shen Wei Dance Arts performs at the Quick Center for the Arts

04.15.08 Holocaust Remembrance at Fairfield University

04.14.08 Fairfield University's Green Team spearheads celebration of Earth Week 2008 with multiple campus events

04.14.08 Fairfield University's DiMenna-Nyselius Library's Top 10 (or make that Top 13) favorite books in honor of National Library Week

04.14.08 Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center premieres composer Tower's Piano Trio at the Quick Center for the Arts

04.14.08 Young audiences invited to experience The Acting Company's The Tempest at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

04.14.08 Glee Club's annual Pops Concert with The Pops Band is all about cupid

04.11.08 Documentary, "The Calling," explores call to religious life

04.11.08 Guantanamo Bay attorney to speak at Fairfield University

04.10.08 Fairfield University's DiMenna-Nyselius Library awarded conservation resources to help care for and preserve special collections and archives

04.10.08 Director's Choice Gallery talk at Fairfield University's Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery

04.08.08 Fairfield University students erect symbols of Iraq war casualties

04.08.08 Fairfield University studio art students exhibitions

04.08.08 Legends of the blues come to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

04.04.08 32nd Pews Conference at Fairfield University attracts scholars from around the globe

04.04.08 Fairfield Awards Dinner, benefiting The Alumni Multicultural Scholarship Fund, features keynote speaker Geoffrey Canada, president and chief executive officer of Harlem Children's Zone

04.04.08 Second City comes to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

04.03.08 Jazz Ensemble spring concert set for John Fumasoli and The Jones Factor guest with Donnelly Award winner

04.03.08 Fairfield University June 2008 Calendar of Events

04.03.08 Fairfield University July/August 2008 Calendar of Events

04.02.08 Fairfield University announces new low residency MFA in Creative Writing

04.02.08 Catholic professors comment on Pope Benedict XVI's upcoming visit to the United States

04.01.08 Fairfield University's Theatre Fairfield presents "dis/connect"

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March 2008

03.31.08 The Family Counseling Center at Fairfield University offers therapeutic assistance to all in need within the community

03.31.08 Fairfield University announces Bridgeport Tuition Plan for students with family incomes under $50,000

03.27.08 The Fairfield University Glee Club rocks

03.27.08 Newsweek editor/author Jon Meacham to speak at Fairfield University

03.26.08 Fairfield University's School of Nursing awarded $100,000 grant from the Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA) to assist state-of-the-art Women's Health Simulation Expansion Project

03.26.08 Internationally acclaimed Borromeo String Quartet comes to the Quick Center for the Arts

03.25.08 The TEAM - 2006 Edinburgh Fringe Festival winner at the Quick Center for the Arts

03.24.08 Sharpen your foreign language skills

03.20.08 One Day University at Fairfield University

03.19.08 Afro-Cuban jazz trumpeter Arturo Sandoval returns to the Quick Center for the Arts

03.19.08 Full-day counseling workshop with credit at Fairfield University

03.18.08 Vital Voices speaker at Fairfield University: "Why Investing in Women Improves our World"

03.18.08 Fairfield University's Green Energy Night to feature a roundtable of Connecticut business people talking about renewable energy

03.18.08 St. Petersburg Ballet Theatre brings "Swan Lake" to Fairfield University and the Quick Center for the Arts

03.18.08 NCAA tabs eight teams to play at Arena at Harbor Yard

03.17.08 Fairfield University names Alija Pittenger head coach for volleyball program

03.17.08 College credit courses offered during summer at Fairfield University

03.17.08 "The Insatiable Critic" Gael Greene to lecture at Fairfield University

03.14.08 Fairfield University receives gift of photographs from Socratis Mavrommatis

03.14.08 Senator Joseph Lieberman answers questions about faith and politics posed by Fairfield University students

03.13.08 Newly elected Phi Beta Kappa members announced at Fairfield University

03.12.08 Inaugural Commonweal Lecture at Fairfield University presents George Dennis O'Brien

03.12.08 Nicaraguan literary giant and revolutionary Sergio Ramirez to lecture during visit to Fairfield University

03.10.08 Ambassador's lecture marks 60th anniversary of Israel

03.06.08 Irish dance contest winners announced by Quick Center for the Arts for Leahy's performance

03.05.08 Fairfield University to host United Nations Global Compact Event

03.05.08 Irish literature scholar to lecture on Yeats at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

03.05.08 The Met: Live in HD calling opera fans to Fairfield University

03.04.08 Hip-hop political activists at Fairfield University

03.03.08 Author and former child slave Jean-Robert Cadet to speak at Fairfield University

03.03.08 The latest 'Buzz' to hit the airwaves (and web)

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February 2008

02.28.08 Fairfield University's School of Engineering honor society inducts students and honorary members, UI president and CEO Anthony Vallillo and ASML Executive Timothy O'Neil

02.27.08 Fairfield University hosts symposium based on resident Kress Study Collection

02.26.08 Spring Break: a learning and service adventure for Fairfield University students

02.25.08 Radio Dramas return to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts with Shakespeare's "Richard II"

02.21.08 Scholar of Warsaw Ghetto Archives to speak at Fairfield University

02.14.08 "Italian American Storytellers" lecture by Anthony Riccio

02.14.08 Fairfield University business students helping Connecticut working families by assisting with free tax preparation and financial education services

02.13.08 Bellarmine Lecture at Fairfield University presents "The Church in the 21st Century: Evangelical and Catholic"

02.12.08 University College Dean role expanded to include Global Relationships and Academic Program Engagement with area communities

02.12.08 Clergy and media address how voters become informed

02.12.08 "Doctor Dolittle," the musical, comes to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

02.08.08 Fairfield University finance student takes second place in global currency trading competition

02.08.08 Classical pianist Garrick Ohlsson plays the Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University

02.07.08 Fairfield University professor Kathleen Wheeler's new book lauded for being "a major contribution to the discipline of nursing"

02.07.08 February 29 concert cancelled at The Quick Center for the Arts

02.07.08 Acclaimed Axis of Evil comedy team at Fairfield University

02.06.08 Author and filmmaker Roya Hakakian to speak on growing up Jewish in post-revolutionary Iran

02.06.08 Men's & Women's basketball games offer fun for families with special promotions: Take a Kid to a Game, Think Pink & President's Day Celebration on the docket

02.05.08 Leahy and The Quick Center for the Arts issue a "Call to Dancers" for the chance to perform an Irish dance

02.04.08 Robert Royal is St. Thomas More inaugural lecturer at Fairfield University on Feb. 11

02.04.08 One Day University returns to Fairfield University

02.01.08 Super Tuesday - religion, media, values, women, politics

02.01.08 Dr. Kurt Schlichting on PBS: Monday, Feb. 4

02.01.08 President Jeffrey von Arx, S.J. on CBS Evening News: Saturday, Feb. 2

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January 2008

01.31.08 Pulitzer Prize-winning author Garry Wills comes to Fairfield University as guest of the Author's Forum of University College and the Center for Catholic Studies

01.29.08 Fairfield University now offers study abroad program at prestigious business school in France

01.29.08 Theatre Fairfield at Fairfield University begins 2008 with a "New Works Festival"

01.28.08 Religious issues and the election topic of Fairfield University workshop

01.26.08 Fairfield University President Jeffrey P. von Arx, S.J., issued the following statement upon learning of the passing of John Klein, president and chief executive officer of People's United Financial

01.24.08 "Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway" showcases great white way classics at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

01.24.08 Fairfield University engineering student receives award from Cisco Systems, Inc. for academic and NYPD career achievements

01.24.08 Congressman Harold Ford, Jr. to speak at Open VISIONS Forum of University College

01.18.08 Blues rocker Marcia Ball and BeauSoleil take the stage at the Quick Center for the Arts

01.17.08 "Director's Choice" lecture features current exhibition artist Donald Vaccino at the Walsh Art Gallery in the Quick Center for the Arts

01.16.08 Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts presents Live Music Project's "Jewish Themes"

01.16.08 Becoming an informed electorate: Issues and values and the role of media

01.15.08 Lecture on "The Impact of Islam on America and the Catholic Church"

01.14.08 Fairfield University receives $2.3 million grant for CHP power plant

01.14.08 University College at Fairfield University presents One Day University

01.11.08 "Winnie the Pooh" next Young Audience Sunday Series at the Quick Center for the Arts

01.10.08 Theme of Fairfield University three-day Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration: A Man of Peace, A Man of Justice

01.10.08 "The Emperor's New Clothes" - Contemporary art by Donald Vaccino opens at the Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery

01.08.08 The Acting Company's "Moby Dick Rehearsed" comes to the Quick Center for the Arts

01.08.08 Fairfield University's Theresa Tavella Quell, Ph. D., "an ordinary nurse trying to make a difference," named president of the Connecticut Nurses' Association

01.07.08 Fairfield University's popular Irish Studies film series returns

01.04.08 New dean named for College of Arts and Sciences

01.03.08 University College presents Open VISIONS Forum with author Joyce Carol Oates

01.03.08 Fairfield University economist's book on e-Commerce draws interest from China

01.02.08 Learning for a Lifetime at Fairfield University's University College

01.02.08 "Live Radio Dramas" are back onstage at the Quick Center for the Arts - "Swashbuckling Heroes"

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