Press Releases from October of 2019

Jesse Jarnow Reveals Untold Story of Pete Seeger and the Weavers, October 30 at the Quick

Go backstage with the controversial 1950s folk-pop stars who used the power of music to drive social change, were blacklisted during the Red Scare, and a half-century later won a Grammy Award for lifetime achievement.

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TEDxFairfieldUniversity Coming to Quick Center, October 28

Hosted by the School of Engineering in celebration of its 25th anniversary, featured speakers will explore the theme of “Innovation and Inspiration” at TEDxFairfieldUniversity. The event is free and open to the public, and a reception in the Quick Center lobby will follow. 

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Theatre Fairfield Kicks Off 2019-20 Season with Lee Blessing Comedy, Fortinbras, October 23-27

The production will be staged in the Wien Experimental Theatre at the Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts.

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Fairfield’s Egan School of Nursing & Health Studies Launches New Masters in Healthcare Administration Program 

Developed by the Egan School with support of the Charles F. Dolan School of Business, the program provides students the knowledge and experience to pursue a wide range of healthcare-related careers.

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Fairfield’s Egan School to Screen Film and Host Panel Discussion on Medical Mistakes, To Err is Human, Nov. 7

The documentary explores the tragic outcomes of medical errors and the medical professionals working behind the scenes to create a new age of patient safety.

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Fairfield University Once Again Top Ranked in College Factual’s Annual ‘Best Colleges Ranking’

Fairfield placed in the top 10 percent of all colleges and universities included in College Factual’s national 2020 ranking, as well as in the top 25 percent of schools in New England.

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Fairfield University’s Business, Management & Marketing Program Ranked Top 5% Nationally in College Factual’s Annual ‘Best Colleges Ranking’

Ranked No. 17 out of 850 schools, the Dolan School’s business, management, and marketing programs were also ranked in the top 3 percent of schools nationally for having the highest paid graduates.

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World-renowned Jewish composer, singer, and multi-instrumentalist, Elana Arian, headlines 2019 ‘Daniel Pearl World Music Days Concert’ on October 22

The performance will take place at 7:30 p.m. in the Aloysius P. Kelley Center Presentation Room.

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‘New Jerusalem, Down Under: The Search for a Jewish Homeland in Australia’ Lecture, Oct. 28

Adam Rovner, PhD, author and associate professor of English and Jewish literature at University of Denver, will deliver the lecture on Monday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the Conference Center at Fairfield University Dining Room.

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