Florham Campus Next Month

October 2017

1 Sun.; 2017 Division III Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, sponsored by Division III athletics and alumni relations; The Madison Hotel, Morristown, N.J., reception noon, lunch 1 p.m., induction ceremony 2 p.m., $100, $75 past inductees, RSVP by 9/25 Mon., to RSVP go to http://www.myfdu.net/devilshof17, for information call 201-692-7004 or email tmeade@fdu.edu.

2 Mon.; Midterm Progress Reporting Opens.

2 Mon.; 20th Annual Robert T. Shields/FDU Devils Athletics 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 9/13 Wed., $1,350 foursomes thereafter, $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 fdualumni@fdu.edu.

2 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.

2 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “The Administration Is Playing By Its Own Rules: What Does That Mean to All of Us?” David Rothkopf, chief executive officer, The Rothkopf Group, sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $100 per person for 12 lectures, $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information call 917-974-7179, email shelfein@optonline.net or go to http://palsfdu.wixsite.com/home/currentprogram.

3 Tue.; Graduate Information Session, learn about programs in education, liberal arts, sciences and professional studies; evening, weekend, in class and online scheduling; information on financial-aid, payment-plan options and graduate scholarship opportunities; and test preparation for GRE, co-sponsored by graduate admissions; Lobby, Hennessy Hall, 6–8 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/graduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/graduate-information-session-registration/.

9 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 email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu.

9 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “NASA Has Great Plans: Here Is What They Are and Why They Are Great,” Charles Liu, astrophysics, College of Staten Island, City University of New York, sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $100 per person for 12 lectures, $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information call 917-974-7179, email shelfein@optonline.net or go to http://palsfdu.wixsite.com/home/currentprogram.

12 Thu.; Pet Therapy, sponsored by counseling and psychological services; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 1–2 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8740 or email skoempel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Thu.; Information Session, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, for parents and prospective students; Sullivan Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 6:30 p.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8981.

12 Thu.; Wealth Management Advisory Panel Discussion, sponsored by Silberman College of Business Professional Development Program; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 7–8 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8851 or email cmenniti@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, David Cameron, former prime minister of United Kingdom (2010–2016), presented by FDU and sponsored by New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), WCBS Newsradio, nj.com affiliated with The Star-Ledger, 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 (seats available on first-come, first-served basis), to order tickets call 1-888-696-5722 or go to http://njspeakersseries.org/.

13 Fri.; TIAA Individual Counseling, sponsored by human resources; Conference 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.

14 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 email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu.

14 Sat.; Wroxton Reunion 2017, with Dean Nicholas Baldwin, featuring cocktails, dinner, live music, live and silent auctions, with proceeds supporting Wroxton College and Wroxton experience; Park Avenue Club, Florham Park, N.J., 4:30–7:30 p.m., $50 (includes 2 cocktails and dinner), cash bar for additional cocktails, business attire (jackets required for me), registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://www.myfdu.net/wroxtonreunion17, call 201-692-7013 or email fdualumni@fdu.edu, for alumni and friends 21 and over.

15 Sun.; Opera at Florham 35th Anniversary Gala Concert and Reception, From Opera to American Songbook, honoring James Morris, award-winning bass baritone and voice, Manhattan School of Music, and Susan Quittmeyer, mezzo-soprano and studio/voice, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 2 p.m., $50 (includes concert, dinner and reception), reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8620 or go to http://www.operaatflorham.org.

16 Mon.–17 Tue.; Fall Recess.

16 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “Built-in Defects in American Democracy,” Philip Mundo, political science and environmental studies/sustainability, Drew University, Madison, N.J., sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $100 per person for 12 lectures, $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information call 917-974-7179, email shelfein@optonline.net or go to http://palsfdu.wixsite.com/home/currentprogram.

18 Wed.; Women’s Entrepreneurship Week Panel Discussion, panelists Susana Fonticoba, founder, Right Click Advantage and Sisters in Entrepreneurship, and president, National Association of Women Business Owners Central and Northern New Jersey; Michele Pais, CEO, Signature Realty; and Jessica Rosen, co-founder and president, Raw Generation, and certified holistic coach, moderated by Marlene Waldock, founder, 1st Impression Communications and Because We Are Women, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8842 or email srslavin@fdu.edu.

20 Fri.– 22 Sun.; 26 Thu.–29 Sun.; Musical Comedy, “Company,” book by George Furth; music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, directed and choreographed by Cynthia Thole Loewus, musical theater; and musical direction by Allen Cohen, music, presented by visual/performing arts department; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, Fri.–Sat., 8 p.m.; Sun., 2:30 p.m.; 26 Thu., Special Early Performance, 7 p.m., $15, $10 senior citizens 65+, $5 FDU community/students, 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/.

21 Sat.; 2017 Alumni Awards and Homecoming; Alumni Association Awards Ceremony, Presentation of Class of 2017 Gift and Knauff Family Scholarship, Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., free, continental breakfast served, registration required at http://www.myfdu.net/AlumniAwards2017; Homecoming Football Game, Devils vs. Wilkes University Colonels, Shields Field, 1 p.m., $10, $5 students; for information email fdualumni@fdu.edu, call 201-692-7013 or go to http://www.myfdu.net/AlumniAwards2017.

22 Sun.; Giants vs. Eagles Pub Night, co-sponsored by campus life and Student Government Association; Bottle Hill Pub, Student Center, 4:30 p.m., must be 21 or older, two forms of ID required, free admission, cash bar, for FDU community only.

24 Tue.; Midterm Progress Reporting Closes.

24 Tue.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “The Future of Media and Its Impact on Our Democracy,” Jim Rutenberg, columnist, The New York Times, sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $100 per person for 12 lectures, $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information call 917-974-7179, email shelfein@optonline.net or go to http://palsfdu.wixsite.com/home/currentprogram.

24 Tue.; Graduate Business Information Session, learn about graduate business degree options (MBA and MS programs) and graduate scholarship opportunities; and meet with admissions and academic advisers, co-sponsored by graduate admissions and Silberman College of Business; Admissions Presentation Room, Rothman Building, 6–8 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/graduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/graduate-business-information-session/.

25 Wed.; 25th Annual New Jersey Family Business of the Year Luncheon and Awards Ceremony, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, PNC Bank, Fox Rothschild LLP, New Jersey Business, Crystal Plaza, New Jersey Business & Industry Association and Sobel & Co. LLC; Crystal Plaza, Livingston, N.J., 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m., $75, registration necessary, for registration go to http://www.myfdu.net/fambizawards17, for information call 973-443-8842 or email tpakay@fdu.edu.

26 Thu.; Theater Happy Hour, co-sponsored by campus life and Student Government Association; Bottle Hill Pub, Student Center, 5–8 p.m., must be 21 or older to attend, two forms of ID required, free admission, cash bar, for FDU community only.

29 Sun.; Undergraduate Admissions Open House, attend academic sessions on majors and concentrations; meet faculty; learn about internships, study-abroad experiences, research and honors programs; obtain information on merit scholarship programs; and take student-led campus tour; Ferguson Recreation Center, 10 a.m.–3 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/attend-an-open-house/.

30 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “Issues in Counter-terrorism,” Thomas Sanderson, senior fellow and director, Transnational Threats Project, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, D.C., sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $100 per person for 12 lectures, $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information call 917-974-7179, email shelfein@optonline.net or go to http://palsfdu.wixsite.com/home/currentprogram.

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