Prize money totaling $20,000 split among the winners. Students had just minutes to make their final pitches to a distinguished panel of judges.
On one of the most beautiful days of the year, and with thousands in attendance, Fairfield University’s 64th Commencement exercises were held on the Bellarmine Lawn on Sunday, May 18, 2014. Fairfield University conferred degrees from its College of Arts and Sciences, the Charles F. Dolan School of Business, the School of Engineering, the Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions, and the School of Nursing, continuing its tradition of celebrating “men and women for others.”
Following an extensive national search, Fairfield University announces the appointment of Dr. Lynn Babington as Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, effective May 23, 2014. Dr. Babington has served as Dean of the School of Nursing at Fairfield University since 2012 and also holds an appointment as Professor of Nursing.
The IDEAS: Fairfield 2020 Lecture Series presented Carol Aslanian, a leading expert in graduate and part-time education.
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.
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.