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February 2017

1 Wed.–4 Sat.; Art Exhibit, “Cutting Edge Art: Papercut Portraits,” paper cut art by Dan Landau, public relations and social media coordinator, public relations; 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 Wed.–3/15 Wed.; Exhibit, “Modern Slavery: A Student Writing and Design Exposé on Human Trafficking,” collaboration between art and writing students about modern slavery — human trafficking — to generate awareness and inspire action to prevent and end it, 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.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. (may be open at other times; call 973-443-8710), free, for information call 973-443-8710 or 973-443-8718.

2 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 or older to attend, two forms of ID required, free admission, cash bar, for FDU community only.

4 Sat.; School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Spring 2017 Open House, meet faculty, staff and current students; obtain information about PharmD program and its admissions process; and tour school; School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 230 Park Avenue, Florham Park, N.J., check-in 9:15 a.m., open house 9:30 a.m., registration necessary, space limited, for registration and information go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fdus-school-of-pharmacy-health-sciences-spring-2017-open-house-registration-30357492076.

4 Sat.; Financial-aid Workshop, information on financial-aid process, difference between merit awards and need-based financial aid, additional scholarship and aid resources, filing FAFSA, review of student rights/responsibilities when borrowing, what to do after receiving financial-aid award letter and creating financing plan for family budget; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, registration and continental breakfast 9:30 a.m., workshop 10 a.m., campus tours and lunch noon, free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8900, email jchirico@fdu.edu or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/financial-aid/financial-aid-workshop/.

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

9 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.

9 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 or older to attend, two forms of ID required, free admission, cash bar, for FDU community only.

11 Sat.; Explore Day — Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Admissions Office, Rothman Building, check-in 9:45 a.m., presentation 10 a.m., campus tour 11 a.m., 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/.

13 Mon.; Phone-in Financial Planning Certificate Program Open House; 1 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/continuing-education/financial-planning/certificate-program-financial-planning/open-house-registration-and-start-dates/, for information call 973-443-8990 or email fp@fdu.edu.

13 Mon.; United Nations Pathways Ambassador Forums, “Hungary in World Affairs,” Katalin Bogyay, permanent representative of Hungary to United Nations, in conversation with John Schiemann, political science; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, reception 6 p.m., forum 6:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-7362 or email shorn@fdu.edu.

14 Tue.; TIAA Individual Counseling, sponsored by human resources; Fritz Lounge, Second Floor, Hennessy Hall, 9 a.m.–5 p.m., free, by appointment, for appointment and information call 1-800-732-8353 or go to https://www.tiaa.org/public/support/contact-us/consultations-seminars.

15 Wed.; Provost Pizza, sponsored by Provost’s Office; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, noon–2 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8081 or email dawson@fdu.edu, for faculty and staff only.

15 Wed.; Morris Tech Meetup, “MTM#41: Fundraising/Investment Landscape in New Jersey,” keynote speaker George Abraham, founder, Rhodium Strategies LLC, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 6:30 p.m., $5, registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://www.meetup.com/Morris-Meetup.

15 Wed.; Student Panel Discussion, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, current students on their transition to college, strategies that made them successful and value of Center’s services; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 7 p.m. (preceded by Regional Center Information Session, 6:30 p.m.), reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8981.

16 Thu.; Creative Writing Publishing Panel Discussion, with Jen Werner, MFA’12, writer/editor and editorial board member, The Literary Review, moderated by Rebecca Chace, creative writing and director, BA in creative writing, sponsored by Storipan Fund; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 11 a.m.–1 p.m., free, for information email chace@fdu.edu.

17 Fri.; Breakfast with HR Supervisor Training Workshop, “Team Building,” for FDU department heads, chairs and supervisors, presented by Robin Ross, managing attorney, compliance and training; and Barbara Cordasco, staff member and expert on Affirmative Action, Employers Association of New Jersey; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 9–11 a.m., free, registration necessary by 3 Fri., for registration and information email Kerryr@fdu.edu.

18 Sat.; Discover Your Major Day, Creative Writing, speak with published professors about their work and classes they teach, learn about WAMFest (Words-Arts-Music Festival), tour campus and visit residence halls and enjoy lunch with FDU students and faculty, sponsored by admissions; Hennessy Hall, check-in 9:30 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8900 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/discover/.

20 Mon.; Explore Day — Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Admissions Office, Rothman Building, check-in 9:45 a.m., presentation 10 a.m., campus tour 11 a.m., 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/.

20 Mon.; 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.

22 Wed.; Discover Your Major Day, Nursing, learn basic nursing skills through hands-on activities; tour state-of-the-art classroom and laboratory facilities; learn how to take vital signs, calculate body mass index and more with simulated patients; and enjoy lunch with faculty and students; School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 230 Park Avenue, Florham Park, N.J., check-in 9:30 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8900 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/discover/.

23 Wed.; Family Business Forum, “Estate Planning: How a Trump Presidency Will Affect Family Businesses,” Kevin Murphy, attorney, Lum, Drasco & Positan, LLC, Roseland, N.J., sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 8–10:30 a.m., $75 non-Family Business Forum members, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8842 or email srslavin@fdu.edu.

23 Thu.; Creative Writing Publishing Panel Discussion, with Leigh Newman, books editor, Oprah.com; editor-at-large, Catapult Publishing; and author, Still Points North: One Alaskan Childhood, One Grown-up World, One Long Journey Home, moderated by Rebecca Chace, creative writing and director, BA in creative writing, sponsored by Storipan Fund; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 11 a.m.–1 p.m., free, for information email chace@fdu.edu.

23 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 or older to attend, two forms of ID required, free admission, cash bar, for FDU community only.

23 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, Gen. Martin  Dempsey, former chairman of joint chiefs of staff, presented by Fairleigh Dickinson University and sponsored by New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), WCBS Newsradio, nj.com affiliated with Star-Ledger, Wells Fargo, Delta Dental of New Jersey, PNC Bank, TD Bank and Hollister Construction Services; NJPAC, Newark, N.J., 8 p.m., tickets sold by subscription (based on availability, subscriptions will continue to be sold on prorated basis throughout remainder of season), open seating (available on first-come, first-served basis), for prorated pricing/to order tickets call 1-888-696-5722 or go to http://njspeakersseries.org/.

25 Sat.; Explore Day — Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Admissions Office, Rothman Building, check-in 9:45 a.m., presentation 10 a.m., campus tour 11 a.m., 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/.

27 Mon.; Midterm Progress Reporting Opens.

28 Tue.; Scholarship Dinner, acknowledge generosity of scholarship donors and celebrate achievements of students who benefit from that generosity, sponsored by University advancement; Hennessy Hall, 6–9 p.m., free, RSVP necessary by 21 Tue., to RSVP go to http://www.myfdu.net/scholarshipdinner17, for information call 201-692-7109 or email hpier@fdu.edu, for FDU community and alumni only.

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