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December 2009

12.18.09 "And You Welcomed Me: Migration and Catholic Social Teaching," a major initiative of Fairfield University, aims to reframe migration discussion

12.18.09 Fairfield University MFA in Creative Writing Program to present series of authors at Enders Island in Mystic

12.17.09 One-day Workshop on "Change Management: Stress and Resilience"

12.17.09 Home value in Greenwich tied to redevelopment option says Fairfield University Professor of Finance

12.17.09 NT Live: Nation, a live performance from the UK's National Theatre broadcast to 330 cinemas worldwide and Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts January 30

12.17.09 Santa's elves get some much-needed help from Fairfield University

12.17.09 The art of John "Crash" Matos opens at Fairfield University's Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery January 28

12.15.09 Legendary radio show A Prairie Home Companion With Garrison Keillor comes to the big screen in a digital cinema presentation

12.14.09 Fairfield Jesuit Community Center, a place for Jesuits engaged in varied apostolates at Fairfield University and Fairfield Prep, opens

12.10.09 Fairfield University's Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies announces 2010 winter and spring schedule

12.10.09 Fairfield University's fifth president, Rev. William C. McInnes, S.J., dies

12.09.09 Limited seating for Met Live: in HD's January operas at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

12.08.09 Fairfield University's Director of the Program on the Environment comments on greenhouse gas summit in Copenhagen

12.08.09 Fairfield University professors sign letter protesting Uganda's proposed "Anti-Homosexuality Act of 2009"

12.04.09 Fairfield University's Green Campus Initiative (GCI) seeking donations for student-led trip to build houses in New Orleans

12.04.09 New Haven Symphony Orchestra plays its holiday concert at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts December 19

12.03.09 The Met: Live in HD presents Les Contes d'Hoffmann at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts December 19

12.03.09 February 2010 Calendar of Events

12.03.09 March 2010 Calendar of Events

12.03.09 "Be The Match" Marrow Donor Registration Drive at Fairfield University, Wed. Dec. 9

12.03.09 Babes in Toyland comes to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts December 20

12.02.09 January 2010 Calendar of Events

12.01.09 On 68th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, Fairfield University students assess the commercial use of the peace sign in "Posing for Peace"

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November 2009

11.25.09 Large Hadron Collider (LHC) restarts with a "bang" after being shut down for over a year

11.25.09 Rockapella's Holiday Show returns to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts December 11

11.24.09 Norm Solomon, Ph.D., dean of Fairfield University's Dolan School of Business, raises funds for inner city charity by running NYC Marathon

11.24.09 Fairfield University students interview Congressman Jim Himes (D-CT) on faith and politics

11.20.09 Fairfield University President joins new "Presidents' Trust" to advance liberal education as source of American civic vitality and economic innovation and growth

11.19.09 Fairfield University music program director, Dr. Laura Nash named 2009 Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching Connecticut Professor of the Year

11.18.09 Jazz drummer Adam Nussbaum featured at Fairfield University's winter Jazz Ensemble concert December 5

11.18.09 Fairfield University's Theatre Fairfield ends 2009 with student-generated theatrical pieces in A Class Act

11.16.09 Statement regarding The Mirror from Thomas C. Pellegrino, Assoc. V.P. and Dean of Students

11.16.09 Fairfield University's pre-engineering academy for high school students fueling a love of science

11.16.09 Dr. Paul Lakeland to discuss "Church: Living Communion" at Living Theology Workshop on November 21

11.16.09 Italian Renaissance art scholar, John T. Spike, to speak at Fairfield University's Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery November 30

11.12.09 Dr. Kathleen Wheeler, professor of nursing at Fairfield University, honored with the highest national award in the nursing profession

11.11.09 Alternative Music Series continues November 30 with Kiss Kiss at the Wien Experimental Theatre, Quick Center for the Arts

11.10.09 Philosophy professor develops online course management and assessment system that is going commercial

11.10.09 Fairfield University Glee Club performs a Christmas adventure "Sting and Coldplay meet Benjamin Britten" December 4 and 5 at Quick Center

11.09.09 Cape Verdean star Sara Tavares at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 22

11.06.09 Connecticut Nurses' Association awards highest honor to Fairfield University School of Nursing professor Sheila Carey Grossman

11.06.09 Three inspired writers - Fairfield University celebrates the creative process and the MFA in Creative Writing

11.04.09 Live Radio Dramas' "Lights Out" airs at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 20-21

11.04.09 Internationally acclaimed poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko speaks at Fairfield University November 18

11.03.09 The Fairfield Stag is welcomed to campus

11.03.09 Fairfield University's Bennett Center for Judaic Studies presents lecture by Dr. Ken Koltun-Fromm: "What does Jewish look like? Representation and Image in American Jewish Culture"

11.01.09 Comedian Paula Poundstone at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 20

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October 2009

10.30.09 Date change: Fairfield University Bennett Center for Judaic Studies event

10.30.09 Fairfield University School of Nursing students perform 'Mr. Lead Spot' to mark National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

10.29.09 Fairfield University's Dolan School of Business named to Princeton Review's 2010 "Best Business Schools" list

10.28.09 Bridgeport students to visit Fairfield University Psychobiology Lab

10.28.09 Circo Aereo, Pioneer of "New Circus," commands the space at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 14

10.28.09 The Met: Live in HD presents Puccini's Turandot at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 8

10.28.09 Bestselling financial historian Niall Ferguson speaks at Fairfield University's Open VISIONS Forum November 9

10.27.09 Fairfield University nursing student saves man's life

10.26.09 Evidence, A Dance Company, performs at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 6

10.26.09 The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center performs all Schubert program at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 7

10.23.09 Award-winning author Rev. John O'Malley, S.J. to offer a gripping account of the Second Vatican Council at Fairfield University Center for Catholic Studies event

10.22.09 Rabbi Marc Schneier, named by Newsweek one of America's top rabbis, to deliver Fairfield University's 2009 Adolph and Ruth Schnurmacher Lecture in Judaic Studies on December 2

10.22.09 Fairfield University students take to school roof to promote awareness of vital need for global climate change policy

10.22.09 Fairfield University to kick off Homecoming/Family Weekend with unveiling tomorrow of stag statue by sculptor J. C. Dye

10.21.09 Theatreworks/USA's presents Seussical at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts November 1

10.21.09 David Plouffe, author of The Audacity to Win, speaks at Fairfield University's Open VISIONS Forum November 4

10.20.09 The Met: Live in HD presents Aida at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts October 24

10.20.09 Interior designer Trudy Dujardin offers environmental guidance for pristine living with lecture at Fairfield University November 5

10.19.09 Supreme Knight Carl Anderson to give November 8 keynote at Fairfield University

10.19.09 Fr. W. Laurence O'Neil, S.J. dies: He blessed Fairfield University and Fairfield Prep with 50 years of service

10.16.09 Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Diaz speaks at Fairfield University's Open VISIONS Forum October 26

10.14.09 Connecticut Supreme Court to hear cases at Fairfield University

10.14.09 Fairfield University's Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions recognizes extraordinary value in international study tour and expands participation to area professionals

10.13.09 Gaining that Competitive Edge in Today's Marketplace: The art of etiquette in the workplace and at the business dinner table

10.13.09 Work by Fairfield University assistant professor Debra M. Strauss, J.D. cited as authority in major terrorism case before federal court

10.13.09 Fairfield University's Theatre Fairfield launches 2009-2010 season with "Machinal" by Sophie Treadwell

10.09.09 Award-winning writer Patricia Hampl to deliver Fairfield University's 4th Annual Catholicism and the Arts Lecture

10.09.09 Fairfield University's Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery presents Director's Choice lunchtime lecture October 23 with focus on current Robert January exhibition from a neurologist's view

10.08.09 Fairfield University Art History professor's research drawings on display at New Acropolis Museum in Athens

10.06.09 Fairfield University students to construct rooftop art installation in support of global climate change policy

10.06.09 These Green Eyes, Alternative Music Series band to play Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts October 14

10.05.09 E. Gerald Corrigan of Goldman Sachs to discuss the historic financial crisis at 2009 Charles F. Dolan Lecture at Fairfield University

10.05.09 Fairfield University's Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies and KADIMA students celebrate Jewish fall harvest festival of Sukkot by building a Sukkah hut

10.05.09 Fairfield University's Inspired Writers Series presents author Robert Lacey on the struggle for Saudi Arabia

10.02.09 Fairfield University's Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts to show The New York Times 'TimesTalks LIVE' discussions, co-presented with BY Experience, Inc.

10.02.09 Mukesh Sud, Ph.D., new assistant professor of entrepreneurship at Fairfield University's Charles F. Dolan School of Business

10.01.09 Fairfield University presents renowned Korean virtuoso in concert October 6

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September 2009

09.29.09 Fairfield University to host workshop on results of national study of mental health issues among today's college students

09.28.09 Fairfield University named one of the 'Cool Schools' by the Sierra Club

09.28.09 MacHomer - Rick Miller's 50 voices from The Simpsons perform an abbreviated Macbeth at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

09.25.09 Fairfield University President to receive St. Edmund's Medal for Service to the Church and Community

09.25.09 China's Shaolin Warriors bring the art of martial arts skills to the Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University October 17

09.24.09 Fairfield University receives $48,750 Homeland Security Grant

09.24.09 Pianist Alexei Volodin to play the Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University

09.23.09 Fairfield University first university in nation to install UNO machines

09.23.09 Fairfield University's Bennett Center presents scholar Gary P. Zola in talk entitled "He Was One of Us: American Jewry and the Idealization of Abraham Lincoln"

09.23.09 Fairfield University announces two workshops for Marriage and Family Therapists, School and Community Counselors and other Mental Health Clinicians offering CEUs in Play Therapy and Family Dynamics

09.22.09 Ireland native pursuing his dream with help from Fairfield University's Rev. John M. Conlisk Irish Scholarship

09.21.09 Mathematician and MacArthur Fellow, Dr. Jeffrey R. Weeks, uses computer games and interactive 3-D graphics to explain "The Shape of Space" at Fairfield University

09.18.09 Fairfield University Statement re: Doug Perlitz

09.17.09 Khaled Hosseini, best-selling author of "The Kite Runner" and "A Thousand Splendid Suns," to deliver Fairfield University's Jacoby-Lunin Humanitarian Lecture

09.16.09 Fairfield University History professor, Dr. Yohuru Williams, invited to present at 39th Annual Legislative Conference of the Congressional Black Caucus Issue Forum

09.15.09 The Met: Live in HD opens with Tosca at Fairfield University’s Quick Center for the Arts October 10

09.14.09 Study Abroad Fair at Fairfield University on Wednesday to feature programs in 40 countries

09.14.09 December 2009 calendar of events

09.14.09 Fairfield University's 16th Annual Christopher F. Mooney, S.J. Lecture to feature James Alison

09.14.09 Raul Malo breaks out at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

09.10.09 Theatreworks/USA's Click Clack Moo opens Young Audience Series at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts October 4

09.09.09 October 2009 calendar of events

09.09.09 November 2009 calendar of events

09.09.09 Classical Theatre of Harlem brings Waiting for Godot to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts October 3

09.09.09 Alternative Music Series begins with Van Atta High at the Black Box Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts September 24

09.08.09 Pilgrimage for Peace to stop at Fairfield University on 9/11

09.04.09 Fairfield University's Center for Academic Excellence receives $200,000 grant from The Davis Educational Foundation to impact teaching of the core curriculum

09.03.09 Margart A. Farley, prominent Christian ethicist and Yale Divinity School Professor, to deliver Fairfield University's Anne Drummey O'Callaghan Lecture on Women in the Church

09.02.09 Fairfield University's School of Nursing awarded major federal grant to instruct nurses in caring for elderly in southwestern Connecticut

09.02.09 NT Live's "All's Well That Ends Well" at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts - Live on October 1

09.01.09 CNN's Campbell Brown speaks at Open VISIONS Forum at Fairfield University September 30

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August 2009

08.28.09 2 Chances 2 C Pilobolus at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts, September 25-26

08.26.09 Diane Wilson, environmental activist against chemical pollution, to speak at Fairfield University Convocation Sept. 4

08.25.09 Globalization no longer just for business courses: Intradisciplinary English team brings globalization to literature

08.24.09 Fairfield University School of Nursing student Richard "Ched" Foster, of West Haven, named first recipient of Scott MacDonald Award

08.20.09 Fairfield University's School of Nursing awarded scholarships for accelerated nursing students

08.20.09 Voice of America Global College Forum features Fairfield University student Ali Abdul Majeed

08.20.09 Fairfield University remains among the top of the "Best Universities - Master's" in the North in U.S. News & World Report's 2010 edition

08.19.09 Eminent expert on cave paintings, Jean Clottes, launches Open VISIONS Forum season at Fairfield University September 16

08.17.09 Rev. Victor F. Leeber, S.J., "Father of Athletics" and founding faculty member at Fairfield University, dies at 87

08.17.09 Robert January's figural works open at Fairfield University's Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery September 16 through December 6

08.13.09 University College holds Open Registration August 25 for Lifelong Learning Program

08.13.09 Los Lobos unplugged at the Quick Center for the Arts September 18 Fairfield University

08.12.09 EMT course for certification begins September 2 at Fairfield University

08.11.09 Fairfield University senior Thomas Russo awarded Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for Environmental Studies in Thailand

08.10.09 National Institutes of Health awards Fairfield University science faculty members $433,000 for cancer research

08.05.09 Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation Benefit features songs of Billy Joel at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

08.05.09 Fairfield University's Open VISIONS Forum announces the 2009-2010 season

08.05.09 Fairfield University's Fall "Irish in Film" series begins September 16

08.04.09 Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro on faith and politics

08.03.09 2009 Clery Act Training seminar attracts 156 administrators from across the country

08.03.09 Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts announces 2009-10 season

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July 2009

07.30.09 2009 Clery Act Training Seminar at Fairfield University Aug. 3 & 4

07.29.09 Certificate Program in Directing Ignatian Spiritual Exercises introduced this summer at Fairfield University

07.27.09 Fairfield University professor to head Catholic Theological Society of America

07.24.09 Fairfield University names Dr. Elizabeth Boquet first Dean of Academic Engagement

07.23.09 Dr. David McFadden comments on Russian-Georgian conflict

07.23.09 Dr. Philip Greiner discusses national health care reform

07.23.09 Fairfield University nominated for prestigious 2009 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award

07.23.09 Online Music Industry Certificate Program offered by University College at Fairfield University

07.22.09 Fairfield University's Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies announces fall 2009 schedule

07.22.09 Fairfield University's Center for Catholic Studies announces fall schedule of events

07.20.09 New social networking site, Fairfield LIVE, launches today at Fairfield University

07.16.09 Fairfield University Dolan School of Business student Stephanie Stadig chosen to receive highly competitive William G. McGowan scholarship of $18,000

07.15.09 Fairfield University School of Nursing students integral to public health initiative to get lead paint out of area homes

07.14.09 Fairfield University Office of Public Safety conducts Campus Security Officer Training Academy

07.14.09 Johnson named MAAC Student Athlete of the Year

07.10.09 A reflection on "Caritas in Veritate"

07.08.09 Media Center and Media Relations present Fr. Ryscavage video on Pope's new social encyclical

07.07.09 Fairfield University's School of Nursing receives grant from the Daphne Seybolt Culpeper Foundation to study impact of prison on individuals with schizophrenia

07.06.09 Missoula Children's Theatre celebrates its 20th season at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

07.06.09 Dr. John Orman, professor of politics at Fairfield University, dies at 60

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June 2009

06.30.09 "The Times They Are A-Changin'" - Fairfield University's Summer Festival Chorus performs July 25

06.24.09 Fairfield University MFA in Creative Writing presents Ricky Moody, Michael White, Baron Wormser, Jennifer Lauck, Kim McLarin, Mary Szybist, Da Chen, Sue Silverman, Lary Bloom, William Patrick and others - at Enders Island in Mystic

06.23.09 Fairfield University's School of Engineering awarded $177,400 grant to benefit Computer Engineering program with high tech tools

06.23.09 Fairfield University School of Engineering and Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation present 'Excellence in Mathematics and Science Awards' to area high school students

06.23.09 Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts is exclusive Connecticut venue for launch performance of the NT Live series with Helen Mirren's Phedre Saturday, July 11

06.19.09 Annual "Penfield Beach Sand Sculpture Festival" to feature sculpture of Bellarmine Hall

06.12.09 Fairfield University social justice event bringing together all of nation's Jesuit universities to Fairfield campus

06.11.09 Excellence in Mathematics and Science Awards

06.11.09 Ahna Johnson of Hamden Awarded prestigious Loyola Medal at Fairfield University

06.11.09 Hillsborough, New Jersey resident chosen to deliver Fairfield University's undergraduate valedictory address

06.11.09 Monroe, Connecticut resident Robert T. Morton, Jr., chosen to deliver Fairfield University's first graduate commencement valedictory address

06.09.09 National Computer Camp (NCC) at Fairfield University for boys and girls to get underway in late June

06.09.09 Fairfield University institutes measures to reduce budget

06.08.09 Connecticut's Lary Bloom among top authors who join faculty in Fairfield University's MFA in Creative Writing Program

06.04.09 Open spaces available for Missoula Children's Theatre program July 6-10

06.02.09 Fairfield University's Dolan School of Business partners with The CFO Alliance as it expands into Connecticut

06.01.09 Fairfield University School of Engineering graduate Noah John Benjamin, of West Simsbury, Conn., receives prestigious Bellarmine Medal

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May 2009

05.28.09 Fairfield University wins 2008-09 MAAC Commissioner's Cup

05.28.09 Fairfield University Catholic Theology scholar comments on Obama's selection of new ambassador to the Holy See

05.27.09 Connecticut 6 Men's Basketball Classic set for November 13 in Bridgeport

05.26.09 Dr. Donald Greenberg on President Obama's pick of Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court

05.20.09 Veteran Scott MacDonald to speak at School of Nursing

05.19.09 University College at Fairfield University offers a stimulating array of summer courses

05.18.09 Fairfield University 2009 Commencement fact sheet

05.18.09 Fairfield University's Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions offers summer educational opportunities for professional development

05.17.09 Fairfield University awards 1,298 diplomas at two separate ceremonies

05.17.09 For the first time in its history, Fairfield University holds separate commencement ceremony for graduate students

05.15.09 Fairfield University's business students compete in 2009 Rotman International Trading Competition in Toronto

05.14.09 Fairfield University's Summer Festival Chorus auditions June 9

05.11.09 Fairfield University Commencement ceremonies to be carried on television, radio, and the web

05.08.09 Fairfield University Commencement Advisory

05.08.09 Five additional "probable" cases for the H1N1 flu confirmed at Fairfield University

05.08.09 Fairfield University to host "Transforming the World and Being Transformed" bringing together all of nation's Jesuit universities as well as developing countries

05.06.09 Fairfield University and charities Band Together for local children's burn camp and mid-Fairfield County Red Cross efforts

05.05.09 Fairfield University responds to latest H1N1 report

05.01.09 July and August 2009 Calendar of Events

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April 2009

04.30.09 Fairfield University takes measures to address two cases of probable H1N1 flu

04.30.09 "Superbug" expert Dr. Jon Lloyd to deliver Fairfield University Graduate School of Nursing lecture on the deadly and drug resistant MRSA

04.30.09 Fairfield University's MBA students stock shelves of Operation Hope as part of National Jesuit Service Day

04.29.09 "Hip Hop Block Party" at Fairfield University explores political issues

04.28.09 Fairfield University's Center for Catholic Studies to bring influential Catholic media professionals to campus for conference discussing the future of the Catholic Media

04.27.09 Obama's first 100 days as historic as any others says Fairfield University professor

04.27.09 Connecticut State DOHE awards $100,000 to Fairfield University's Graduate School of Education to enhance Bridgeport science teaching

04.24.09 Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center plays Mendelssohn at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts May 16

04.23.09 Acropolis Museum caryatid coiffures come to life at Fairfield University

04.23.09 Fairfield University's Dolan School of Business launches a new initiative with KPMG to offer classes in Stamford

04.23.09 La Cenerentola shown worldwide and locally at Fairfield University May 9

04.22.09 Fairfield University's DiMenna-Nyselius Library celebrates National Library Week with food drive benefiting St. Charles Food Pantry

04.22.09 Fairfield University's "Gimme 5" program to rid #5 plastics from University's waste stream

04.21.09 Fairfield University student and staff member honored by state of Connecticut with 2009 Community Service Awards

04.20.09 Second Annual Jail N' Bail for Special Olympics CT at Fairfield University

04.20.09 Fairfield University School of Nursing's Second Degree Program Information Session next week

04.20.09 Fairfield University's visiting professor from Iraq teaching students about the complexities of past and present Iraq

04.20.09 Greenwich artist Ernest Garthwaite's Wetlands exhibition May 7-July 12, 2009 at Fairfield University's Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery

04.20.09 College credit courses offered virtually 24/7 at Fairfield University in summer

04.19.09 Fairfield University annual student film festival, Cinefest Fairfield, to be held on campus May 1

04.17.09 Study shows "Obama Effect" short-lived in city children

04.16.09 Fairfield University MFA student receives Artist Fellowship Award from Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism

04.16.09 "Cooperating in Ministry" is theme of Living Theology Workshop at Fairfield University April 25

04.16.09 Fairfield University's 'green team' plans events for Earth Week 2009

04.16.09 Fairfield University Glee Club Goin' Wild at the Quick Center for the Arts April 30

04.15.09 Fairfield University's Bennett Center for Judaic Studies presents the Samuel and Bettie Roberts Lecture in Jewish Art: "Confessions of a Practicing Jewish Artist"

04.14.09 "Rhapsody in Blue, Gershwin's love song to America"

04.14.09 Fairfield University professor says President Obama's policy change on Cuba is good for Cuban Americans but more needs to be done

04.14.09 Live Music Project's Jewish Themes back by popular demand at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts May 2

04.10.09 Black Studies Lecture Series presents screening of "I Sit Where I Want: The Legacy of Brown v. Board of Education"

04.10.09 Fourth Annual Multicultural Student Talent Show at Fairfield University’s Quick Center on April 21

04.09.09 Fairfield University's annual Earth Day lecture to be delivered by renowned ecologist and economist Robert Costanza, Ph. D., of the University of Vermont

04.09.09 Fairfield University receives $500,000 NEH challenge grant for Bellarmine Museum

04.09.09 "The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley" at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts April 26

04.09.09 See 2008 Peabody winner This American Life Live in HD at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts April 23

04.08.09 Fairfield University's Robert Vickrey celebration continues with CPTV broadcast of award-winning documentary

04.08.09 University College at Fairfield University stands ready with tools for advancement for HR professionals

04.07.09 Fairfield University Awards Dinner to benefit Multicultural Scholarship Fund tops $1 million

04.06.09 "The Challenges of Starting a Business in 2009," a talk by a Fairfield University graduate about his adventures as a specialty food business entrepreneur

04.06.09 Fairfield University's Center for Catholic Studies to host Mary of Magdala Celebration

04.06.09 Fairfield University's Studio Art Program presents Creative Scape - an exhibition opening April 14

04.03.09 Fairfield University's Orin Grossman reprises SRO Gershwin evening at the Quick Center for the Arts April 20

04.02.09 Fairfield University Dolan School of Business's "How to Become a Successful Entrepreneur" forum to feature a diverse panel of passionate self-starters

04.02.09 Cancelled - Kerry Kennedy Open VISIONS Forum appearance

04.02.09 New Italian filmmakers' work to be screened at Fairfield University April 20

04.01.09 Russian scholars at Fairfield University

04.01.09 Complexions Contemporary Ballet to appear at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts April 24

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March 2009

03.31.09 Fairfield University Glee Club presents its spring concert Double Your Pleasure with special guest artist

03.31.09 Fairfield University's Theatre Fairfield ends season with Chekhovian masterpiece Three Sisters opening April 22

03.30.09 Fairfield University announces SAT Optional policy

03.30.09 Fairfield University Counseling Education April workshops tackle legal/ethical issues and using creative arts

03.30.09 Want to learn a language? Got a weekend? Fairfield University's Weekend Immersion Program makes it happen

03.30.09 Fairfield University's Bennett Center for Judaic Studies presents Holocaust Remembrance Service

03.30.09 Fairfield University environmentalists host the "More Green Cleaners Party"

03.29.09 Fairfield University students prepare for their 21st Annual Hunger Cleanup

03.27.09 Fairfield University recognizes artist Robert Vickrey's lifelong contribution in art with The Gerard Manley Hopkins Award

03.26.09 Princeton Review survey shows students rank Fairfield University's Dolan School of Business among the top business schools for accounting

03.26.09 The Roches + 1 to appear at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts April 17

03.26.09 Fairfield University announces two workshops in cutting edge clinical approaches used in marriage and family therapy

03.24.09 St. Thomas More Lecture will feature panel of teachers exploring the question of how Catholic are Catholic schools today

03.23.09 Best-selling author Sue Miller speaks at Fairfield University at the Inspired Writers Series April 7

03.22.09 Fairfield University Awards Dinner to raise multicultural scholarship funds

03.22.09 Students to hold fundraiser for Haiti and Darfur at Fairfield University on Saturday, March 28

03.20.09 Author of epic poem on the black experience in America to speak at Fairfield University March 26

03.20.09 Jazz guitarist Tony Lombardozzi featured at Fairfield University's spring Jazz Ensemble concert April 16

03.19.09 Gordon Bardos of the Harriman Institute of Columbia University to speak at Fairfield University April 6

03.18.09 Source for controversial issue of breastfeeding vs. not breastfeeding

03.18.09 Former slave who became Virginia landowner subject of March 30 talk at Fairfield University

03.18.09 Sr. Christine Schenk, CSJ, executive director of FutureChurch, to deliver a lecture at Fairfield University

03.17.09 Fairfield University Women's Health Fair on March 19

03.17.09 Leading figure in the Christian-Jewish dialogue to deliver annual Fairfield University lecture on where relations between the two faiths are headed

03.17.09 Fairfield University establishes Center for Faith and Public Life Advisory Board of leaders from the corporate world, civic life and religious organizations

03.17.09 Soul singer and free spirit Joan Osborne performs at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts April 4

03.17.09 Inspired Writers series with author-illustrator John Bemelmans Marciano at Fairfield University April 2

03.16.09 Tim Wise, anti-racist activist, to speak at Fairfield University March 23

03.13.09 Award-winning Fairfield University students present a devised theater piece - 20-Somethings: B.Y.O.B. April 1-5

03.13.09 Fairfield University's Inspired Writers series continues with "Matrimony" author Joshua Henkin March 31

03.12.09 Connecticut Bill 1098 generates controversy

03.12.09 Fairfield University hosts two Information Sessions in April for graduate programs

03.12.09 Harvard Divinity School professor, Fr. Francis X. Clooney, S.J., to speak on "Christian Faith in Light of Hinduism" March 25

03.12.09 Fairfield University announces 2009 commencement speakers for new double ceremony

03.12.09 The Russian National Ballet Brings Giselle to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts March 27

03.10.09 Fairfield University's School of Nursing to host free Pediatric and Adolescent Palliative Care Workshop for caregivers

03.07.09 Lecture on the Enigma Machine at Fairfield University March 19

03.07.09 Teresa Younger, Ex. Dir. CT Permanent Commission on the Status of Women, to speak at Fairfield University March 16

03.06.09 This American Life - Live! in HD comes to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts - one night only! On April 23

03.05.09 National Gallery Director Earl A. Powell III speaks at Fairfield University's Open VISIONS Forum March 23

03.05.09 The Met: Live in HD presents La Sonnambula at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts March 21 and 22

03.03.09 Fairfield University presents annual Commonweal Lecture featuring Commonweal editor Paul Baumann discussing Religious Identity in a Pluralistic Age

03.03.09 Live Music Project illuminates Music of the Silver Screen at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts March 13

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February 2009

02.27.09 Untold story of American legend John Henry at Fairfield University March 11

02.27.09 Wellesley Classics Professor to speak at Fairfield University March 10

02.27.09 A retrospective exhibition "Robert Vickrey: The Magic of Realism" opens at Fairfield University's Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery March 23

02.26.09 Fairfield University DiMenna-Nyselius Library wins a 2009 Connecticut Library Association Award for its Facebook page

02.26.09 Jazz trumpeter Roy Hargrove plays Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts March 20

02.25.09 Groups to Gather for Emergency Summit on Volunteerism as Response to Economic Crisis

02.25.09 Fairfield University's Spring Irish Film Series Begins March 18

02.24.09 The Met: Live in HD from Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

02.24.09 Sci-fi radio invades Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts with Salvage Vanguard Theater's The Intergalactic Nemesis March 14

02.20.09 Fairfield University's Bennett Center for Judaic Studies presents "The Lost Wooden Synagogues of Eastern Europe," a screening and talk

02.20.09 The Connecticut Department of Higher Education Grant enriches Fairfield University Urban Marriage and Family Initiative

02.19.09 A Day in A Life: A daily photo reportage made by children in Georgian Internally Displaced Persons Collective Centres

02.17.09 Fairfield University presents "Finding God in All the Galleries," a Lenten Lecture Meditation Series by Rev. Leo J. O'Donovan, S.J., president emeritus of Georgetown University

02.12.09 Fairfield University launches Veterans Pride Program

02.12.09 The Children in Room E4: American Education on Trial author to speak at Fairfield University Feb. 24

02.12.09 44 Fairfield University students choose volunteering over fun in the sun for spring break

02.12.09 New play introduces Helen Keller the woman/activist

02.12.09 National Acrobats of China defy gravity at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts March 7

02.10.09 Fairfield University's Center for Faith and Public Life receives Teagle Foundation grant for Jesuit Universities Humanitarian Action Network (JUHAN) initiative

02.10.09 Pianist Simone Dinnerstein performs at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts February 27

02.09.09 President Barack Obama's White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships to expand work of previous administrations

02.09.09 Fairfield University's School of Engineering co-sponsoring "Automation in Manufacturing" conference featuring leading-edge technologies from top corporations

02.09.09 Fairfield University announces new University Chaplain

02.09.09 Charles Darwin's 200th birthday to be celebrated at Fairfield University on Thursday

02.09.09 Fairfield University Glee Club and Saint Michael's College Chorale - Vermont join talents February 22 with Music for a Winter Afternoon

02.05.09 Fairfield University's Bennett Center for Judaic Studies Event exploring President Obama's call for a renewal of ties between African Americans and Jewish Americans

02.05.09 Mayor Cory Booker speaks at Fairfield University with Open VISIONS Forum February 18

02.05.09 Fairfield University School of Nursing Professor Kathleen Wheeler honored for her considerable contributions to field of psychiatric nursing

02.05.09 "A People's History of Poverty and Welfare in America" told through the eyes and experiences of the poor

02.05.09 Fado powerhouse Mariza appears at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts February 20

02.04.09 Fairfield University announces new Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

02.04.09 Hubbard Street Dance Chicago comes to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts February 14

02.03.09 Fairfield University's Dolan School of Business on cutting edge in incorporating international accounting standards

02.03.09 The Met performs Lucia di Lammermoor in HD at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts February 7

02.03.09 National CACREP awards 8-year accreditation to the Counselor Education programs within Fairfield University's Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions

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January 2009

01.29.09 "Young American Heroes" goes public on CPTV Fairfield University professors poised with companion tech curriculum

01.27.09 The best kept secret in Fairfield County is at Fairfield University

01.27.09 K of C leader says charities must increase volunteer activity in time of financial crisis

01.27.09 Lincoln scholar Harold Holzer speaks at Fairfield University February 9

01.23.09 Supreme Knight Carl Anderson announces Summit on Volunteerism

01.23.09 Fairfield University's Center for Faith and Public Life presenting Archbishop Agostino Marchetto, Secretary of the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People, Feb. 3

01.23.09 Rev. James Martin, S. J., to deliver Fairfield University's Bellarmine Lecture: "Laughing with the Saints: Joy, Humor and Laughter in the Spiritual Life"

01.23.09 Fairfield University hosting forum about climate policy in Connecticut and the U.S.

01.22.09 Nate the Great Theatreworks USA Musical at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts February 8

01.21.09 Dr. Cheryl Lynn Greenberg to deliver talk entitled, "Black-Jewish Relations: Why Should Americans Care?" sponsored by Fairfield University’s Bennett Center for Judaic Studies

01.20.09 'Green Cleaning Parties' to promote understanding of environmentally friendly (and inexpensive) ways to clean your home set for January 28 and 30

01.20.09 Ladysmith Black Mambazo to play Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts February 6

01.15.09 Back by popular demand: Joshua Kane's Borders of the Mind returns to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

01.14.09 The Met in HD - Mezzo Stephanie Blythe is a definitive Orfeo in Orfeo ed Euridice - at Fairfield University January 24

01.13.09 Academy Award-winner Olympia Dukakis is Open VISIONS Forum speaker at Fairfield University January 25

01.12.09 Three-day Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration announced at Fairfield University

01.12.09 Children lead the way with "Poetry for Peace"

01.11.09 Two Fairfield University seniors to attend Inauguration as Inaugural Scholars

01.08.09 Virtuoso guitarist Sharon Isbin plays at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts

01.06.09 Fairfield University hosts Open Advising and Registration Day

01.06.09 April 2009 Calendar of Events

01.06.09 Radio Dramas return to Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts with favorite shows of 7 years

01.06.09 Exhibition of collage artist Marilyn Cohen's Work - Layers of Time and Memories - opens at Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery January 22

01.05.09 Fairfield University begins 2009 with The Met in HD's Live production of Puccini's La Rondine - January 10

01.05.09 Fairfield University presents post-World War II Europe in American Films, a series beginning January 28

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