Florham Campus Next Month
1 Tue.–2 Wed.; Exhibit, 3D Print Show, works by animation and video-game animation students, hosted by Monninger Center for Learning and Research and visual/performing arts department; Reference Room, Monninger Center, 8:30 a.m.–11 p.m.; 2 Wed., Closing Reception, Atrium, Monninger Center, 3:30 p.m., free, light refreshments served, for information call 973-443-8682 or email@example.com.
1 Tue.–22 Tue.; Exhibit, “International Alice,” 150th anniversary tribute to first publication of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll, display of books (including three-volume reference work Alice in a World of Wonderlands: The Translations of Lewis Carroll’s Masterpiece), ephemera and Mad Hatter hats; Reference Room, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, Mon.–Thu., 8:30 a.m.–11 p.m.; Fri., 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sun., 2–10 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8516.
1 Tue.–3/31/16 Thu.; Art Exhibit, “Gestures of Love: Activism Through Writing and Art,” about AIDS epidemic, where it has been and where it is now, inspired by work of Jeff Conway, HIV/AIDS advocate and facilities specialist/volunteer, AIDS Resource Foundation for Children, co-sponsored by college writing and graphic arts; Writing and Visual Expression (WaVE) Exhibit Area, College Writing Office (Suite 22, Upper Balcony), Monninger Center for Learning and Research, Mon.–Thu., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., may be open at other hours (closed from 24 Thu.–1/3/16 Sun. for Holiday Break); 1 Tue.; Opening Reception, 6–9 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8710 or 973-443-8718.
2 Wed.; FDU Family Night, enjoy food and camaraderie with co-workers, sponsored by Provost’s Office; Dinner, Rutherford Room, Ferguson Recreation Center, 5 p.m., free; Women’s Basketball Devils vs. Misericordia Cougars, Ferguson Recretion Center, 6 p.m., free, RSVP necessary by 11/30 Mon., to RSVP and for information email firstname.lastname@example.org, for FDU community only.
2 Wed.;–6 Sun.; Musical, “She Loves Me,” book by Joe Masteroff, music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, directed and choreographed by Cynthia Thole Loewus, musical theater; set design by Maiko Chii, owner, Clear Box Productions, LLC; costumes by Bettina Bierley, designer, Bettina Bierley, Inc.; musical direction by Allen Cohen, music; lights by David Landau, film/animation; presented by visual/performing arts; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, Wed.–Sat., 8 p.m.; Sun., 2:30 p.m.; 4 Fri., 11 a.m. (for high-school students); $12, $6 FDU community/students/senior citizens 65+, up to 30 free tickets available per high school (for 4 Fri. 11 a.m. show), for tickets and information call 973-443-8644 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/becton-college/visual-and-performing-arts/theater/this-season-on-stage/.
3 Thu.; TIAA-CREF Individual Counseling, sponsored by human resources; Career Development/Human Resources Office, Student Center, 9 a.m.–5 p.m., free, by appointment, for appointment and information call 1-800-732-8353 or go to http://www.tiaa-cref.org/moc.
3 Thu.; Bottle Hill Pub Happy Hour, co-sponsored by campus life and Student Government Association; Bottle Hill Pub, Student Center, 4–7 p.m., must be 21 years or older to attend, two forms of ID required, free admission, cash bar, for FDU community only.
5 Sat.; Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Forum, Rothman Building, check-in 9:45 a.m., presentation 10 a.m., tour follows, lunch noon, free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8900 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/visit/weekend-visit-florham/.
7 Mon.; Last Day of Classes, Fall Semester.
7 Mon.; 11th Annual Winter Festival Concert, performances of classical, popular and seasonal music by music faculty members Kevin Brown (bass), Allen Cohen (piano), Steve Girardi (guitar), Mariana Karpatova, (voice), Heidi Lowy (piano), Diana Charos Reilly (flute), Matthew Shepard Smith (voice) and Elzbieta Winnicki (violin); FDU Chorus; FDU Chamber Choir; and FDU Band, sponsored by visual/performing arts; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, 7:30 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8638 or email email@example.com.
8 Tue.–9 Wed.; Reading/Snow Makeup Days.
8 Tue.; Morris Tech Meetup, keynote speaker Russ Edelman, founder, president and CEO, Corridor Company, Wakefield, Mass., and author, Nice Guys Can Get the Corner Office: Eight Strategies for Winning in Business Without Being a Jerk, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 6:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://www.meetup.com/Morris-Meetup/.
8 Tue.; Winter Celebration Karaoke Pub Night, co-sponsored by campus life and Student Government Association; Bottle Hill Pub, 9 p.m., must be 21 years or older to attend, two forms of ID required, free admission, cash bar, for FDU community only.
8 Tue.; Late Night Breakfast, sponsored by dean of students and campus life; Dining Hall, Mall and Bottle Hill Room, Student Center, 10–11 p.m., free, for FDU community only.
10 Thu.–16 Wed.; Final Examinations.
10 Thu.; Information Session, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, for parents and prospective students; Sullivan Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 10 a.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8981.
10 Thu.; O.Berk Family Business Forum, “Social Media Tech Testing Workshop,” Deirdre Breakenridge, CEO, Pure Performance Communications, Marlboro, N.J.; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 4–6 p.m., $75 nonmembers, free for members and FDU community, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8842 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
10 Thu.; U.N. Rocks Concert, listen to United Nations staff sing and make music for a good cause, organized by Friendship Ambassadors Foundation, Greenwich, Conn.; United Nations Headquarters, N.Y.C., 6–9 p.m., free, transportation will be provided, limited seating, registration necessary, for registration and information email email@example.com, for FDU community only.
12 Sat.; Concert, COMM ROCKS!, celebrate 20 years of The Professors’ original music, rock band comprised of professors and students from FDU, Rutgers University and University of Pennsylvania, sponsored by communication studies; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, 7–9 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8648 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
13 Sun.; Musicale, “Sondheim, Bernstein and Holiday Carols,” in collaboration with Coro Lirico, sponsored by Opera at Florham; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 3 p.m., $35, $30 senior citizens, $10 students under 22, free for children under 12 accompanied by adult, groups of 10 or more $25 per ticket, light refreshments served during intermission, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8620 or go to http://www.operaatflorham.org.
16 Wed.; Semester Ends, 11 p.m.
24 Thu.–25 Fri.; Christmas Holiday, campus closed.
28 Mon.–30 Wed.; Campus Closed.
31 Thu.; New Year’s Holiday, campus closed.