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A cultural exchange in Cuba

Eleven Global Scholars recently embarked on a historic trip to vibrant and creative Cuba. They toured Havana, visited author Ernest Hemingway's home, and met with college students at University of Matanzas.

Art Deco Bacardi building
Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowsh

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'Lead Belly' screens at FDU

In honor of Black History Month, the Smithsonian Channel screened its new documentary, "Legend of Lead Belly," about the eponymous folk and blues musician at the Metropolitan Campus this February.
 

Vancouver Black History event

It’s more than just a brand new floor for Fairleigh Dickinson University’s School of Pharmacy — it’s a whole new phase. - See more at: http://staging2.fdu.edu/fdu-whats-new/feature-stories/2014/08/now-50000-square-feet-school-of-pharmacy-expands-to-second-floor/#sthash.Ab3Knfdo.dpuf

The Vancouver Campus and Provost Cecil Abrahams celebrated Black History Month with three special events, including a visit from Yasin Kiraga Misago of the United Black Canadian Community Association.

United Black Canadian Community Association
the American Society for Cell Biology/International Federation for Cell Biology - See more at: http://view2.fdu.edu/fdu-whats-new/feature-stories/2014-2015/12/florham-students-present-at-cell-biology-meeting/#sthash.XCVi9XQm.dpuf
Homology modeling and functional analysis of the mitotic checkpoint complex in budding yeast - See more at: http://view2.fdu.edu/fdu-whats-new/feature-stories/2014-2015/12/florham-students-present-at-cell-biology-meeting/#sthash.XCVi9XQm.dpuf
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Drucker and GergenCNN's David Gergen visits Florham Campus

CNN senior political analyst David Gergen visited the Florham Campus for a Q-and-A. He discussed Hillary vs. Jeb in 2016, the next generation of leaders and America as a world power.


Mayor's book club 1Mayor's Book Club continues

The Peter Sammartino School of Education fuels a love of reading in first grade students through the sixth annual Mayor's Book Club. The initiative brings mayors into Bergen County classrooms and promotes literacy.


Merijoel close upShe's reporting to class

Emmy Award-winning Univisión anchor Merijoel Durán studies in the Puerta al Futuro program at the Metropolitan Campus while also volunteering in her community and parenting her three children.

the Global Scholars program at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Vancouver Campus hosted its first academic conference. Called “[Inter-] Connected (-ed),” the conference focused on student research on the interconnectedness of different issues - See more at: http://view2.fdu.edu/fdu-whats-new/feature-stories/2014-2015/12/inter-connect-ed-the-first-vancouver-campus-global-scholars-and-leaders-conference/#sthash.xfSyni9q.dpuf

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