Florham Campus This Month

December 2014

Mon.; Classes Resume, 8 a.m.

1 Mon.–10 Wed.; Toys for Tots Drive, bring new, unwrapped toys for children of any age, donation boxes in Bookstore, Student Center; Information Desk, Ferguson Recreation Center; and Lobby, Hennessy Hall, for information call 973-443-8572 or email azavedo@fdu.edu.

1 Mon.; 10th Annual Winter Festival Concert, performances of classical, popular and seasonal music by music faculty members Allen Cohen, piano; Steve Girardi, guitar; Mariana Karpatova, voice; and Justin Stanley, clarinet; FDU Band; FDU Chorus; and FDU Chamber Choir, sponsored by visual/performing arts; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, 7:30 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8638 or email alcmusic@fdu.edu.

2 Tue.; Morris Tech Meetup, keynote speaker Mario Casabona, founder/general partner, TechLaunch LLC, Clifton, N.J., and founder, Casabona Ventures LLC, Kinnelon, 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/.

3 Wed.–23 Tue.; Exhibit, “Holiday Display,”  various media; Reference Room, Monninger Center, 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.

3 Wed.; Holiday Extravaganza, photos with Santa, photo snow globe, life-size human snow globe, arts and crafts, decorate a tree, cookies, cocoa and candy; Mall, Student Center, noon–4 p.m., for information call 973-443-8572 or email azavedo@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Thu.; O.Berk Family Business Forum, “Evolving Trends in Social Media,” David Deutsch, founder and chief strategist, SynergiSocial; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 4–6 p.m., $45, free FDU community (RSVP necessary at http://www.fdu.edu/family), registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8842 or email guzuccaro@fdu.edu.

4 Thu.; Bottle Hill Pub Happy Hour, sponsored by Student Government Association and campus life; Bottle Hill Pub, Student Center, 4–7 p.m., free admission, cash bar, students 21 years or older, two forms of ID required, for FDU community only.

4 Thu.–7 Sun.; “Musical Magic: A Disney Showcase,” cabaret-style evening celebrating cinematic and theatrical music of Disney, presented by Fairleigh Dramatics, directed by student Savannah Lloyd, with student Derek Lynch, associate director, and Joe Piserchio, artistic director; Barn Theater, Thu., 8 p.m.; Fri.–Sat., 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.; Sun., 2:30 p.m., suggested donations of $10 (general public) and $5 (FDU community, senior citizens and children under 16), for information call 862-216-4675 or email fairleighdramatics@gmail.com.

5 Fri.; Institute for Sustainable Enterprise/Center for Human Resource Management Studies (ISE/CHRMS) Breakfast Seminar, “Building a Culture for Sustainability at BASF: Creating Chemistry for a Sustainable Future,” panelists BASF executives Charlene Wall-Warren, sustainability manager and strategic business development; Brooke Weizman, manager, corporate sustainability branding and communications; and Caitlin Harmon, human resources generalist, catalyst division, moderated by Jeana Wirtenberg, cofounder and adviser, Institute for Sustainable Enterprise, 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.

5 Fri.; Pet Therapy, spend time with certified pet-therapy dogs, sponsored by counseling and psychological services; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 1–2 p.m., free, for information email skoempel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

8 Mon.; Last Day of Classes, Fall Semester.

9 Tue.–10 Wed.; Reading/Snow Makeup Days.

Tue.; Discover Your Major Day, Mathematics and Computer Science, sponsored by admissions; Lobby, Ferguson Recreation Center, check-in 9:15 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8900, email admissions@fdu.edu or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/discover/.

9 Tue.; Women’s Basketball NCAA Ring Ceremony, sponsored by Provost’s Office and athletics; Gym, Ferguson Recreation Center, 4:30 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8081 or email dawson@fdu.edu.

10 Wed.; 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.

10 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.

10 Wed.; 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://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=5568, email grad@fdu.edu or call 973-443-8905.

10 Wed.; Late Night Breakfast, sponsored by dean of students and campus life; Dining Hall, Student Center, 9:30–11 p.m., free, for FDU community only.

11 Thu.–17 Wed.; Final Examinations.

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://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/saturday-and-holiday-information-sessions/.

14 Sun.; Holiday Special, “Rossini’s La Cenerentola (Cinderella),” abridged, sung in English, sponsored by Opera at Florham; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 3 p.m., $35, $30 senior citizens, $10 students under 22, $20 Opera at Florham members (special ticket price, this show only), light refreshments served at intermission, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8620 or go to http://www.operaatflorham.org.

17 Wed.; Semester Ends, 11 p.m.

24 Wed.–25 Thu.; Christmas Holiday, campus closed.

26 Fri.–30 Tue.; Campus Closed.

31 Wed.–1/2/15 Fri.; New Year’s Holiday, campus closed.

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