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February 2018

1 Thu.–28 Wed.; Black History Month Exhibit, “Happy 150th Birthday W.E.B. Du Bois,” display of books and other ephemera celebrating life and contributions of W.E.B. Du Bois, American sociologist, historian, civil rights activist, Pan-Africanist, writer and educator; 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 Thu.–5/10 Thu.; Writing and Visual Express (WaVE) Exhibit, “Writing, Graphic Design and Activism: Sexual Assault, Addiction and Environmental Responsibility in René Steinke’s Friendswood,” student writing and art resulting from collaboration between honors writing and graphic design classes and focuses on themes encountered in Friendswood, co-sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences and Campus Executive’s Office; WaVE Exhibit Area, College Writing Office (Suite 222, Upper Balcony), Monninger Center for Learning and Research, Mon.–Thu., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. (may be open at other times), free, for information call 973-443-8710 or 973-443-8718.

1 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, Robin Wright, Middle East expert, award-winning journalist and author, Rock the Casbah: Rage and Rebellion Across the Islamic World, deemed best book on international affairs by Overseas Press Club, 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 New Jersey Speakers Series.

2 Fri.; Business and Beyond: A Day as an FDU Business Major, attend real business class, meet Silberman College dean, participate in hands-on session in FDU’s Bloomberg Trading Room, learn about Professional Development Program and obtain information about scholarships; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., free, breakfast and lunch provided, registration necessary, for registration and information go to Business and Beyond at Florham Campus; Florham Campus Tour, 2 p.m., registration necessary, for registration go to Schedule a Visit to the Florham Campus.

3 Sat.; School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Open House, meet faculty, staff and current students; learn about PharmD program; gain insight into PharmD program admissions process; and tour school; School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 230 Park Avenue, Florham Park, N.J., check-in 9:15 a.m., event 9:30 a.m.–noon (snow date: 10 Sat.), free, space limited on first-come, first-served basis, registration necessary, to register and for information call 973-443-8401 or go to School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Open House event page.

4 Sun.; Superbowl Pub Night, co-sponsored by campus life and Student Government Association; Bottle Hill Pub, Student Center, 6 p.m., must be 21 or older, two forms of ID required, free admission, cash bar, for FDU community only.

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

5 Mon.; Silberman College of Business Professional Development Program, A Night of Networking and Recruiting, students encouraged to bring their résumé and dress to impress; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 6:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to Networking and Recruiting, for information email cmenniti@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

7 Wed.; Pet Therapy, 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 Thu.; Family Business Forum, “Succession Planning,” John Dowd, vice president/financial adviser, AllianceBernstein L.P., sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Rutherford Room, Ferguson Recreation Center, 8–10:30 a.m., $75 one-time attendance fee for non-Family Business Forum (FBF) members, free for FBF members and FDU faculty, staff and students, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8842 or email srslavin@fdu.edu.

8 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.

8 Thu.; Morris Tech Meetup, “How to Overcome Challenges in Growing a Successful Business,” with co-organizer John Carini, chief executive officer, Social Smart Software, and chairman/founder, iEnterprises, Inc., Chatham, N.J.; Richard Gearhart, founder, Gearhart Law, Summit, N.J.; Rob Ripp, founder, Fintelligent, Chatham, N.J.; Simone Sloan, executive strategist/facilitator and founder, Mind Body & You Professional Coach, LLC, Mendham, N.J.; and Tommy Hilcken, associate, Sandler Training, Morristown, N.J., hosted by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Morris Tech Meetup; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, pizza/networking 6:30 p.m., presentation 7:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information go to Morris Tech Meetup #50.

9 Fri.; Breakfast with HR Supervisor Training Workshop, “Understanding Supervisor’s Responsibility Regarding Data Security,” Neal Sturm, vice president of information resources/technology and chief information officer, for FDU department heads, chairs and supervisors, sponsored by human resources; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 9–11 a.m., free, registration necessary by 2 Fri., for registration and information email Kerryr@fdu.edu.

10 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, email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu or go to Visit FDU.

13 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 TIAA Consultations and Seminars.

13 Tue.; Presentation, China Study-abroad and Internship Program, teaching faculty will answer questions, presented by G-MEO (Global Maximum Educational Opportunities); Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 3:50–5 p.m., free, Chinese food served, registration necessary, for registration go to China Study Abroad, for information call 973-443-8851 or email cmenniti@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

16 Fri.; Business and Beyond: A Day as an FDU Business Major, attend real business class, meet Silberman College dean, participate in hands-on session in FDU’s Bloomberg Trading Room, learn about Professional Development Program and obtain information about scholarships; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., free, breakfast and lunch provided, registration necessary, for registration and information go to Business and Beyond at Florham Campus; Florham Campus Tour, 2 p.m., registration necessary, for registration go to Schedule a Visit to the Florham Campus.

19 Mon.; Explore Day — Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Hennessy Hall, 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, email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu or go to Visit FDU.

19 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.

20 Tue.; 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.

21 Wed.; Discover Your Major Day, Nursing, work with simulated patients (take vital signs, calculate body mass index and more); learn about nursing students’ clinical experiences; tour state-of-the-art classrooms and laboratory facilities; and have lunch with students and faculty, sponsored by admissions; 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, email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu or go to Discover Your Major Day – Nursing.

21 Wed.; Monninger Conversation Series, Voices of Crime: Constructing and Contesting Social Control in Modern Latin America, book discussion with Luz Huertas, Latin-American history/Spanish language, hosted by Jordan Nowotny, criminology, sponsored by Monninger Center for Learning and Research and Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center, 2:30–4 p.m., free, light refreshments served, RSVP necessary, to RSVP and for information email kati05@fdu.edu.

21 Wed.; Financial Planning Certificate Program Open House; Room 205, Stadler/Zenner Academic Building, 6 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to CFP Open House Registration, for information call 973-443-8990 or email fp@fdu.edu.

22 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, Rick Steves, author, television host and European travel guide, 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 New Jersey Speakers Series.

23 Fri.; “Du Bois at 150: A Sesquicentennial Birthday Celebration of Dr. W.E.B. Du Bois,” educator, civil rights pioneer and scholar, with remarks from Randall Westbrook, education, presented by Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center, 2–3 p.m., free, for information email kati05@fdu.edu.

24 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, email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu or go to Visit FDU.

26 Mon.; Midterm Progress Reporting Opens.

27 Tue.; Spring 2018 Job and Internship Fair, for FDU, Drew University and College of Saint Elizabeth students and alumni; Ferguson Recreation Center, 2–4:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to Spring 2018 Job and Internship Fair, for information email rstalgai@fdu.edu.

28 Wed.; LEAD NOW Workshop, “Promoting Confidence,” Stephanie Koempel, director of counseling/psychological services, sponsored by campus life; Wroxton Room, Student Center, 8:30–9:30 p.m., free, for FDU community only.

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