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Beach residents raise $1,100 for M.A.D.D.

By Enxhi Myslymi, Managing Editor, and Christina Mowry, Assistant News Editor On Nov. 13, Fairfield seniors, as part of the Beach Residents Advocacy Group, raised more than $1,100 for Mothers Against Drunk More »

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Book Look: The Merritt Parkway rewrites our history

We all remember griffins from Harry Potter, but did you know you can see them when you’re driving on the Merritt Parkway?  Those and other esoteric designs, such as Nike Wings (not More »

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Not accepting people is a cardinal sin

Since his election as both Bishop of Rome and the absolute sovereign of the Vatican City State nearly a year ago, Western media has frequently focused on Pope Francis’ leadership role in More »

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Volleyball reigns supreme on Senior Day

It was a picture-perfect ending for the seniors of the Fairfield women’s volleyball team as they defeated Canisius College 3-1 on Sunday. The six seniors of the team were presented with pictures, More »

Beach residents raise $1,100 for M.A.D.D.

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By Enxhi Myslymi, Managing Editor, and Christina Mowry, Assistant News Editor On Nov. 13, Fairfield seniors, as part of the Beach Residents Advocacy Group, raised more than $1,100 for Mothers Against Drunk Driving. The group sponsored a Taco Loco food truck fundraiser near the Seagrape Café, where they charged $2 per taco; every dollar raised

FUSA hosts ‘Student Life’ forum

In an attempt to create an open dialogue about student culture, the Fairfield University Student Association organized its first presidential forum of the school year. According to Jason Abate ‘17, sophomore class president, the discussion was held in the interest of determining any “areas where people feel they’re not part of the community,” and finding

Business Plan Competition hosts elevator pitch contest

Looking to enter the restaurant business, David Horwich ’16 is taking part in the student Business Plan Competition for the second year in a row. Horwich created an elevator pitch, which could last up to 90 seconds, for his concept Dash Spice Bar and Grill. With Dash Spice, “you can select from 45 loose herbs

Non-student arrested for criminal mischief

A non-student was arrested on campus early Saturday morning after allegedly vandalizing a residence of the Townhouses 8 block. Eighteen-year-old Dante Ellis of Tarrytown, N.Y. was arrested at 12:57 a.m. and charged with criminal mischief in the second degree after being involved in a verbal argument and punching a hole in a closet door, according

Club Profile: Asian Student Association

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As an incoming freshman, Novy Thaib ‘16 was looking to break away from her traditional Asian upbringing. But instead of leaving her culture behind, Thaib was convinced by a friend to join the Asian Students Association. Now a junior, Thaib is the president of ASA, a “cultural club designed to promote diversity on campus.” “Maybe

Nutrition 101: What should I be drinking?

The simple answer to this question, which you probably already know, is water. Water is the healthiest drink of choice and is vital to your body. About 60 percent of your body is made up of water; therefore, it is important to maintain that fluid balance. Drinking water benefits your body in many ways. Some