"VentureOut" and "BoneSmart" win Business Plan Competition

Prize money totaling $20,000 split among the winners. Students had just minutes to make their final pitches to a distinguished panel of judges.

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Activist James Gomes joins Fairfield for Earthweek

For nearly 15 years, he served as president of the Environmental League of Massachusetts, one of the state’s top advocacy organizations. He worked as a policy director for future U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, and he was the Massachusetts’ Undersecretary of Environmental Affairs under Gov. Michael Dukakis.

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Speakers and Honorary Degree Recipients Announced for 64th Commencement Ceremonies

Fairfield University announces the speakers and honorary degree recipients for its 64th Commencement, taking place on Sunday, May 18, 2014. This year’s speakers are Sharon M.K. Kugler, University Chaplain, Yale University, who will address the undergraduates, and Mary Ann Christopher ’79, MSN, RN, FAAN, President and CEO of the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY), who will speak at the graduate ceremony.

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Dolan School Ranked Among Best by Bloomberg

In just its second year on the much-anticipated list, Fairfield rises from 83 to 58. Student feedback and academics cited as reasons for the rise.

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IDEAS: Fairfield 2020 Lecture Series, April 16

Robert Archibald and David Feldman, authors of “Why Does College Cost So Much?” will speak from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on April 16, 2014, in the Oak Room, of the Barone Campus Center. The lecture is part of IDEAS: Fairfield 2020 Lectures, a series of thought-provoking perspectives to be shared with the Fairfield University community from some of today’s leading voices in higher education regarding the challenges and opportunities facing universities in the 21st century. All lectures are free.

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Home Depot Co-founder Kenneth Langone Gives Dolan Lecture April 7

Those attending the upcoming lecture will hear about how Langone judges financial risk, how he chooses people and ideas to invest in, and his ideas about business trends of the future.

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John Sculley, Former Apple and Pepsi CEO, to Speak at Fairfield

John Sculley was behind innovative marketing campaigns like the Pepsi Challenge and was recruited by Steve Jobs to helm Apple. Marketing Club event is free to Fairfield University students, staff, faculty, administration and alumni.

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Jeff Selingo Speaks to Campus Community on March 19

All Fairfield University faculty, staff and students are invited to attend the upcoming lecture by Jeff Selingo, author of College (Un)Bound: The Future of Higher Education and What It Means for Students. The lecture will be held on Wednesday, March 19 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the Barone Campus Center’s Oak Room.

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