June 15, 2018
by Lilah Heyman
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Read With Pride

During the month of June, the Dimenna-Nyselius Library is celebrating LGBT Pride Month, which commemorates the fight against discrimination and violence that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered people face. It is a time to take pride in who you are, … Continue reading

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March 22, 2018
by Lisa Thornell
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Students Curate a Library Film Series

Recently a member of the library’s Student Library Advisory Board suggested that the Library show more documentary films, which has paved the way for a Student Club Film Series, curated by club officers and members. All student clubs were invited to participate by selecting a film … Continue reading

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January 12, 2018
by Lisa Thornell
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Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Each year, Fairfield University hosts a series of events celebrating the life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The MLK, Jr. Convocation is an integral part of its annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Observance, which features a series of campus-wide … Continue reading

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November 27, 2017
by Jackie
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Theater on the Small Screen

The New York Times published a great piece “Night at the Theater From Your Couch? No Apologies Needed” by Elisabeth Vincentelli on  Nov. 20, 2017. The article discusses the many streaming services that now carry live productions.  It calls out … Continue reading

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September 17, 2017
by Lisa Thornell
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Constitution Day Event Draws 186 Students

On September 17, 1787, the most influential document in American history was signed by the Founding Fathers: the United States Constitution. The document established our governments framework and the rights and freedoms that “We the People” enjoy today. In 2004 Senator Robert … Continue reading

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