Fairfield Celebrates Purim

Although the Jewish holiday Purim is not officially celebrated until March 9, the Fairfield University community got a head start on Monday, Feb. 2 with the Hamantaschen Baking Contest hosted by Campus...

Students Show Support for Vegas at Vigil

After what’s been named as the deadliest shooting in modern American history, the Fairfield University Student Association, Campus Ministry, school administration and Student Affairs responded with a vigil...

First-Years Create Bonds on Escape Retreat

This past weekend, first-year students embarked on a retreat in order to help acclimate themselves to college life and to build a sense of community with their fellow peers. Hosted by Campus Ministry and...

Escape Retreat Proving to Be Wildly Popular

Campus Ministry’s Escape Retreat, the first retreat of the academic year, was described by Campus Minister for Retreats Douglas Ray, S.J. as being, “wildly popular,” this year. The retreat is officially...

New Director of Campus Ministry announced

In an email to students, faculty and staff on April 2, Fairfield President Jeffrey P. von Arx, S.J. announced the appointment of Rev. Mark Scalese, S.J. as the new Director of Campus Ministry. Scalese will...