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Senate chooses forum over protest

The Senate decided Sunday night that they would not protest on Accepted Students Day, which will take place on April 12. The Senate Student Life Committee initially told The Mirror on April 1 that they would pass out flyers to incoming students on the Off-Campus Border lottery issue.
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FUSA Senators take steps toward demonstration

Fairfield University Student Association Senators Mike Meehan '08 and Jamie Abromaitis '09 led a meeting Thursday night in front of a dozen concerned students to address the Student Life Committee's decision to take action on the Off-Campus Boarder lottery issue.
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Pellegrino addresses students’ concern over OCB Lottery

Dear Students, Over the past few days, we have all seen the back and forth articles, quotes, and discussions considering the prospect of a student protest regarding the off campus boarder lottery. Students have expressed frustration, confusion, and discontent, and this appears to have prompted a desire to demonstrate. I am concerned about the level of anxiety and perhaps worst of all, a lack of trust. If students are willing to work with me and others, I would like to propose a way to repair this breach in lieu of a demonstration.
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Diet craze causes caution with consuming carbs

Do you count carbs when you go out to eat? The Atkins diet and the South Beach diet are the popular diets that seem to have struck the Fairfield area hard. Some students are hooked on such high protein/fat and low carbohydrate diets because of the fast, significant weight loss.
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Athletes honored at annual banquet

The Fairfield Athletic Department held its annual awards banquet on Sunday to celebrate a successful athletic year and to honor the achievements of individual athletes. Every student athlete was invited to the dinner to receive an award for their participation and efforts.
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Crew takes 3rd at MAAC’s

The women's crew team was successful at the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) rowing championships this weekend, placing third behind Marist and Loyola in New Rochelle, N.Y. Marist was able to win the tournament by a wide margin. Fairfield was led by the novice 4 shell which won its race by a lofty 12 seconds.