Florham Campus Next Month

September 2014

1 Mon.; Labor Day Holiday.

1 Mon.–30 Tue.; Exhibit, “Remembering When the World Changed: 100 Years Ago,” start of World War I commemorated in books and magazines, installation by John Malpere, library coordinator, Monninger Center; 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., 11 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sun., 2–10 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8516.

8 Mon.; Last Day for New Registrations and Final Drop/Add Changes.

9 Tue.; TIAA-CREF Individual Counseling, Al Gomez, TIAA-CREF representative, 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.

9 Tue.; Launch, Silberman College AMA Collegiate Chapter, welcome by Ethné Swartz, marketing and chair, marketing/entrepreneurship, and André Paquin, president, American Marketing Association (AMA) of New Jersey, and principal, André Paquin Associates; panelists Gino Abbate, BS’11, MBA’13, digital strategic analyst, Publicis Worldwide; Mark Burgess, MBA’94 (Ruth), president, Blue Focus Marketing; Dilara Sharifi, BS’09 (Van), senior project developer, The Nielsen Company; and Donna Zimet, senior creative recruiter, Atrium Creative; moderated by Howard Cowan, BS’66 (Metro); Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, check-in, light refreshments and networking 6 p.m.; welcome 7 p.m., introduction to panelists, presentations and Q&A 7:15 p.m., wrap-up and networking 8:45 p.m., $30 nonmembers/guests, $20 AMA members, free for students, registration necessary, for registration and information go to https://ama-careers-in-marketing-fdu-090914.eventbrite.com.

9 Tue.; Paralegal Studies Program Open House; Monmouth County Graduate Center, Suite 116, One Main Street, Eatontown, N.J., 6 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8690 or email paralegal@fdu.edu.

10 Wed.; Morris Tech Meetup, keynote speaker Jim Tousignant, executive vice president, sales and business development, Scivantage, Jersey City, N.J., sponsored by Rothman Institute of 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/.

13 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://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=5617.

14 Sun.; Musicale, Season’s Opening, opera arias and Broadway songs, sponsored by Opera at Florham; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 3 p.m., $35, $30 senior citizens, $10 students under 22, free Opera at Florham members, refreshments served, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8620 or go to http://www.operaatflorham.org.

15 Mon.; 17th Annual Robert T. Shields/Devils Alumni Golf Outing, sponsored by Hollister Construction Services; Cedar Hill Golf and Country Club, Livingston, N.J., registration/practice range 10 a.m., brunch 10:30 a.m.–noon, shotgun tee-off noon, cocktails 5 p.m., dinner/awards/silent auction follow, $350 per golfer, $1,250 foursomes before September 1, $1,350 foursomes thereafter, $200 for day of tennis/lunch/cocktails/dinner, $100 cocktails/dinner only, $50 cocktails/dinner only for FDU young alumni (graduated from FDU in last five years), for sponsorship opportunities and information call 201-692-7013 or email klewis@fdu.edu.   

16 Tue.; Reading and Book Launch, Friendswood, René Steinke, English and director, MFA in creative writing, sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 3–5 p.m., book signing follows, free, for information email chace@fdu.edu.

16 Tue.; Student Summer Research Presentations, by biology and chemistry majors; Room S-11, Science Building, 4 p.m., free, for information email pmelloy@fdu.edu.

17 Wed.; Information Session, Regional Center for College Students with Learning Disabilities, for parents and prospective students; Sullivan Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 10 a.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 201-692-2087 or email graceh@fdu.edu.

17 Wed.; Academic Convocation, includes Distinguished Faculty and Pillars of FDU awards; keynote speaker Minna Proctor, editor-in-chief, The Literary Review; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, 1:30 p.m.; Reception follows, Terrace overlooking Clowney Gardens, behind Hennessy Hall (rain location: Great Hall, Hennessy Hall), free, for FDU community only.

18 Thu.; O.Berk Family Business Forum, “Sponsor Insights: Navigating the Turbulence of Succession,” Alan Sobel, managing member, Sobel & Co., LLC, Livingston, N.J.; Rutherford Room, Ferguson Recreation Center, 8:30–10:30 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8842 or email gzuccaro@fdu.edu.

18 Thu.; Financial Planning Certificate Program Open House; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 6 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8507.

18 Thu.; Paralegal Studies Program Open House; Danforth Hall, 6 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8690 or email paralegal@fdu.edu.

18 Thu.; Networking Event, “EMBA/MBA Night of Networking: The Value of Lean Six Sigma,” keynote speaker Rita Witherly, managing partner, MoZen, Inc., Oakland, N.J., sponsored by the EMBA/MBA  Alumni Chapter and alumni relations; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 6-8 p.m., free, registration necessary by 10 Wed., for registration and information go to http://www.myfdu.net, email fdualumni@fdu.edu or call 201-692-7013, for FDU community and invited guests only.

20 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://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=5617.

23 Tue.; Financial Planning Certificate Program Open House; Monmouth County Graduate Center, Suite 116, One Main Street, Eatontown, N.J., 6 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8507.

27 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://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=5617.

29 Mon.; Midterm Progress Reporting Opens.

30 Tue.; Paralegal Studies Program Open Houses; Monmouth County Graduate Center, Suite 116, One Main Street, Eatontown, N.J., 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8690 or email paralegal@fdu.edu.

30 Tue.; Discussion, “Iran's Nuclear Program and the U.S. Response,” Robert Dreyfuss, investigative journalist; contributing editor, The Nation; and author, Devil’s Game: How the United States Helped Unleash Fundamentalist Islam; and Seyed Hossein Mousavian, associate research scholar, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University; former head of Foreign Relations Committee of Iran’s National Security Council; former spokesman for Iran in nuclear negotiations with European Union; and author, The Iranian Nuclear Crisis: A Memoir, presented by PublicMind™, Monninger Center for Learning and Research and North Jersey Public Policy Network; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center, 7 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8390.

 

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