Florham Campus Next Month

April 2015

Wed.–10 Fri.; Exhibit, A Sampling of Artists’ Books, in conjunction with Book Arts Program; Reference Room, Monning 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.; 7 Tue.; Book Arts Program, Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center, 2–3:30 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8516.

1 Wed.; Workshop, “Stand in Your Truth,” supporting and exploring one’s most authentic self, Madeline Thompson, founder, Growing with the Seasons, Boonton, N.J., and licensed clinical alcohol and drug counselor, sponsored by counseling/psychological services; Wroxton Room, Student Center, noon–1 p.m., participants encouraged to bring yoga mats, free, for information call 973-443-8947 or email jaimel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

2 Thu.; Rothman Institute 25th Anniversary Celebration and CEO Innovation Lecture, keynote speaker Robert Hugin, chairman and CEO, Celgene Corporation, Summit, N.J.; Park Avenue Club, Florham Park, N.J., cocktails 6 p.m., dinner 7 p.m., $350 per person, sponsorship opportunities available, make checks payable to FDU – Rothman Institute, limited number of faculty and staff tickets reserved at discounted price of $105 (faculty) and $50 (staff), to reserve a discounted ticket email omagiri@student.fdu.edu, to purchase tickets online go to http://www.myfdu.net/rothman25, for information call 973-443-8842 or email gzuccaro@fdu.edu.

2 Thu.–5 Sun.; Musical, “Merrily We Roll Along,” book by George Furth; music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; presented by visual/performing arts; directed by Stephen Hollis, theater and director, theater arts; choreographed by Cynthia Loewus, musical theater; and musical direction by Dimitri Nakhamkin, independent entertainment professional; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building; 2 Thu., Special Early Performance, 7 p.m.; Fri.–Sat., 8 p.m.; Sun., 2:30 p.m., $12, $6 FDU community/students/senior citizens 65+, for tickets and information call 973-443-8467 or email hollis@fdu.edu.

3 Fri.; 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/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/saturday-and-holiday-information-sessions/.

3 Fri.; 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.

7 Tue.; Know Your Numbers Health Screening Event, onsite screening for body mass index, blood pressure, glucose (blood sugar) and cholesterol levels; Lenfell Hall and Great Hall, Hennessy Hall, 11 a.m.–3 p.m., free, bring UnitedHealthcare ID card, registration necessary, for registration and information go to https://register.wellness-inc.com/fdu.

7 Tue.; Creative Writing Spring Reading Series, Marie Rutkoski, young adult fiction author, The Winner’s Curse, and English literature, Brooklyn College, City University of New York, sponsored by Storipan Fund; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 2 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8677 or email chace@fdu.edu.

8 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.

8 Wed.; Graduation Salute, commencement information, videotaping of “Grad Greetings,” honors medals, portraits, caps and gowns, announcements; Mall, Florham Room and Sammartino Room, Student Center; 11 a.m.–6 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8935 or go to http://www.fdu.edu/commencement, for FDU community only.

8 Wed.; Workshop, “Stand in Your Truth,” supporting and exploring one’s most authentic self, Madeline Thompson, founder, Growing with the Seasons, Boonton, N.J., and licensed clinical alcohol and drug counselor, sponsored by counseling/psychological services; Wroxton Room, Student Center, noon–1 p.m., participants encouraged to bring yoga mats, free, for information call 973-443-8947 or email jaimel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

9 Thu.; EMBA/MBA Night of Networking, sponsored by EMBA/MBA Alumni Chapter; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 6–8 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-7013 or email fdualumni@fdu.edu.

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

12 Sun.; Admitted Students Day, students accepted for fall 2015 semester meet faculty, student services/campus organizations, discuss financial-aid packages, learn about internship and study-abroad opportunities, meet new classmates, take student-led campus tours, sponsored by admissions; Ferguson Recreation Center, 9 a.m., registration necessary, for registration go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/admit/florham-campus/events/admitted-students-day/, for information call 973-443-8900 or email jchirico@fdu.edu.

13 Mon.–24 Fri.; Priority Registration for Fall Semester 2015.

13 Mon.–30 Thu.; Green Day Exhibit, Celebrating John Muir, leader in environment movement in America, books and ephemera on display; 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.

15 Wed.; Graduate Information Session, information on non-business graduate programs, financial aid/grants; meet with faculty and admissions counselors; 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/, email grad@fdu.edu or call 973-443-8905.

19 Sun.; Annual Scholarship/Student Benefit Dinner, “Pride of New Jersey,” signature food from New Jersey-owned restaurants, wineries and brewery partners, New Jersey-themed food prepared by International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management (ISHTM) students under direction of Villa Executive Chef Joanna DeFrancesco, sponsored by ISHTM; The Villa at Mountain Lakes, 90 Route 46 East, Mountain Lakes, N.J., strolling reception with silent auction and tricky tray 2–3:30 p.m.; scholarship and corporate donor awards 3:30–4:30 p.m.; dessert stations, brand coffee and musical entertainment 4:30–6:30 p.m., $75, RSVP necessary by April 10 Fri., to RSVP and for information go to http://www.myfdu.net/ishtmgala.

21 Tue.; Creative Writing Spring Reading Series, Elizabeth Mitchell, author, Liberty’s Torch: The Great Adventure to Build the Statue of Liberty, sponsored by Storipan Fund; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 2 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8677 or email chace@fdu.edu.

21 Tue.; Graduate Business Information Session, information about MBA, executive MBA, Saturday MBA and MS in accounting, taxation and supply chain management programs; 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-business-information-session/, email grad@fdu.edu or call 973-443-8905.

22 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.

23 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, Dan Rather, former CBS Evening News anchor; managing editor and anchor, “Dan Rather Reports”; and author, Rather Outspoken, presented by FDU and sponsored by New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), WCBS Newsradio, The Star-Ledger, PNC Bank, Hollister Construction Services and Prestige Family of auto dealerships; NJPAC, 1 Center Street, Newark, N.J., 8 p.m., open seating available on first-come, first-served basis, tickets sold by subscription (based on availability, subscriptions will continue to be sold on prorated basis throughout remainder of season), for prorated pricing and to order tickets call 888-696-5722 or go to http://njspeakersseries.org/.

25 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/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/saturday-and-holiday-information-sessions/.

25 Sat.; 27th Annual Violetta DuPont Vocal Competition, “New Voices,” young singers pursue careers as vocal artists, sponsored by Opera at Florham; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 6 p.m., $25, refreshments served at intermission, for information call 973-443-8620 or email operaatflorham@gmail.com.

28 Tue.; 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 800-732-8353 or go to http://www.tiaa-cref.org/moc.

29 Wed.; 16th Annual IMAGES Student Arts Festival; Studio Art Senior Art Exhibition Reception, Rothman Building, 4:30–6:15 p.m.; FDU Band, Chorus, Dance and Chamber Choir Performance, Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, 6:30–7:15 p.m.; Computer Graphic Design Thesis Reception, Second Floor, Dreyfuss Building, 7:15–8 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 973-443-8638 or email alcmusic@fdu.edu.

More Florham events

WFDU -- 89.1 FM and Streaming on the Web:
 Weekday Schedule
 Weekend Schedule

 

 

April 2015

cal4-30.gif