Florham Campus Next Month

October 2014

1 Wed.; Information Session, Regional Center for College Students with Learning Disabilities, for parents and prospective students; Sullivan Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 7 p.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 201-692-2087 or email graceh@fdu.edu.

4 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.

7 Tue.; Paralegal Studies Program Open Houses; Danforth Hall, 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8690 or email paralegal@fdu.edu.

7 Tue.; Morris Tech Meetup, keynote speaker Greg Slamowitz, founder and CEO, WellnessRebates LLC, N.Y.C., and author, Flip the Pyramid: How Any Organization Can Create a Workforce That is Engaged, Aligned, Empowered and On Fire, 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/.

9 Thu.; Inaugural Season, New Jersey Speakers Series, Madeleine Albright, former U.S. secretary of state; Mortara Distinguished Professor of Diplomacy, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.; and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, presented by Fairleigh Dickinson University; New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark, N.J., 8 p.m., open seating (seats available on first-come, first-served basis) $245, bronze reserved seating $365, gold reserved seating $425, platinum reserved seating $475, tickets sold by subscription to entire series, to order tickets and for information call 1-888-696-5722 or go to http://njspeakersseries.org/.

11 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.

13 Mon.–14 Tue.; Fall Recess.

13 Mon.; 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.

15 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.

16 Thu.; FDU Chalk Haiku, create a haiku and chalk it on the walk, in celebration of National Day of Writing, sponsored by college writing; Library Lawn, 10 a.m.–2:30 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8710 or email mpgarcia@fdu.edu.

16 Thu.; Assistive Technology Workshop, discussion and demonstration of technology tools and how they can be used to assist students with academic difficulties inside and outside classroom, for parents and students; sponsored by Regional Center for College Students with Learning Disabilities; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 7 p.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 201-692-2087 or email graceh@fdu.edu.

16 Thu.–19 Sun.; Comedy, “Much Ado About Nothing,” by William Shakespeare, presented by visual/performing arts, directed by Stephen Hollis, theater and director, theater arts; set design by Maiko Chii, costume designer and owner, Clear Box Productions, LLC; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, Thu.–Sat., 8 p.m.; Sun., 2:30 p.m.; 17 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 17 Fri. 11 a.m. show), for tickets and information call 973-443-8644.

18 Sat.; 22nd Annual Shakespeare Colloquium, “Shakespeare Bad and Shakespeare Wrong: Rethinking the Shakespearean,” Zoltán Márkus, English, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., and author, Shakespeares at War: Cultural Appropriations of Shakespeare in London and Berlin during World War II; Iska Alter, emerita, English, Hofstra University, Hempstead, N.Y.; Donovan Sherman, English, Seton Hall University, South Orange, N.J.; Emily Weissbourd, visiting assistant professor, Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, Pa., and co-editor, Representing Imperial Rivalry in the Early Modern Mediterranean; and moderator Harry Keyishian, emeritus, English, sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Room S-11 (Sturchio Hall), Science Building, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m., free, donations accepted, preregistration encouraged, for preregistration and information call 973-443-8711 or email shakespeare@fdu.edu.

18 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.

19 Sun.; Musicale, “Harvest of Arias,” opera arias and Broadway songs, sponsored by Opera at Florham in collaboration with BRAVO Alliance; 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.

21 Tue.; Midterm Progress Reporting Closes.

24 Fri.; ISE/CHRMS Breakfast Seminar, “Building a Culture for Sustainability at Sanofi: Putting the Patient First,” speaker John Spinnato, vice president, North America corporate social responsibility, and president, Sanofi Foundation for North America, sponsored by Institute for Sustainable Enterprise/Center for Human Resource Management Studies (ISE/CHRMS); Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, networking with light refreshments 7:30 a.m., seminar 8–9:30 a.m., continuing optional discussion with presenters 10–11:30 a.m., $40, $20 nonprofit organizations, free FDU community and ISE/CHRMS partners, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8577 or go to http://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=5033.

29 Wed.; United Nations Pathways Special Event, “UNAOC: Gateway to World Peace?” Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, U.N. high representative for the Alliance of Civilizations, sponsored by global learning; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, reception 6 p.m., forum 6:30–8 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-7362 or email shorn@fdu.edu.

30 Thu.; Inaugural Season, New Jersey Speakers Series, Alan Alda, award-winning actor and Academy Award nominee, presented by Fairleigh Dickinson University; New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark, N.J., 8 p.m., open seating (seats available on first-come, first-served basis) $245, bronze reserved seating $365, gold reserved seating $425, platinum reserved seating $475, tickets sold by subscription to entire series, to order tickets and for information call 1-888-696-5722 or go to http://njspeakersseries.org/.

31 Fri.; Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes.

 

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