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September 2018

3 Mon.; Labor Day Holiday.

4 Tue.–15 Sat.; Millinery and Fashion Exhibit, “Seven Years: The Work of J.R. Malpere, 2011–2018,” works by John (J.R.) Malpere, interlibrary loan coordinator/assistant to supervisor access services, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; 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.

4 Tue.–11/15 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.

5 Wed.; Academic Convocation, includes Distinguished Faculty and Pillars of FDU awards, “The Synthesis of Arts and Sciences,” keynote speaker Daniel Cassino, political science; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, 2–4 p.m.; Reception follows, Upper Terrace, Hennessy Hall (rain location: Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall), free, for information call 201-692-7094 or email nlapp13@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

6 Thu.; Family Business Forum, “Navigating Tax and Legislative Changes While Transferring Family Wealth,” Jeremiah Doyle, senior vice president, BYN Mellon Wealth Management, Boston, Mass., sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Rutherford Room, Ferguson Recreation Center, 8–10:30 a.m., $75 non-Family Business Forum members, new family-owned businesses receive one complimentary forum, no cost to Family Business Forum members, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8842 or email srslavin@fdu.edu.

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

10 Mon.; World Suicide Prevention Day, pinwheel display, information table, kindness activity, sponsored by counseling/psychological services; Lawn, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.; Presentation, “A Complete Life/Being Enough,” Colleen Coffey, professional mental health speaker, Active Minds Speakers Bureau, Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center, 2–3 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8740 or email skoempel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

11 Tue.; 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 Lab and learn about Professional Development Program; 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.

11 Tue.; 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 Wed.; Phone-in Financial Planning Certificate Program Open House; 1 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to CFP Open House Registration, for information call 973-443-8238 or email mmduffy@fdu.edu.

12 Wed.; Bottle Hill Pub Happy Hour, co-sponsored by campus life and Student Government Association; Bottle Hill Pub, Santoloci Student Center, 4–7 p.m., must be 21 or older to attend, two forms of ID required, free admission, cash bar, for FDU community only.

13 Thu.; Equine (Miniature Horse) Therapy, sponsored by counseling and psychological services; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, noon–2 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8740 or email skoempel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

13 Thu.; Small Business Series, “Developing a Highly Productive Culture,” with keynote speaker Cathy Choi, president, Bulbrite®, Moonachie, N.J.; and workshop leaders, Brian Singleton, director of advanced markets/brokerage services, MassMutual Tri State, Iselin, N.J.; and Andrew Glatz, senior managing director – head of SBA lending, Peapack-Gladstone Bank, Bedminster, N.J., sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, MassMutual Tri State and Peapack-Gladstone Bank; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 7:30–10:30 a.m., free, breakfast and refreshments provided, preregistration by 10 Mon. required, for preregistration go to Small Business Series, for information call 973-443-8577 or email pniewski@fdu.edu.

13 Thu.; 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 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 or email hebert@fdu.edu.

13 Thu.; Morris Tech Meetup, “Dollars and Sense: The Behavioral Principles Impacting Money, Work and Life,” keynote speaker Jeff Kreisler, comedian; co-author, Dollars and Sense: The Behavioral Principles Impacting Money, Work and Life; and editor-in-chief, Peoplescience.com, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 6:30–9 p.m., $5, pizza served, registration necessary, for registration and information go to Morris Tech Meetup.

14 Fri.; Breakfast with HR Supervisor Training Workshop, “Hiring Student Workers — Federal Work Study and Non-federal Work Study,” Julie Friedman, director of payroll, human resources (Metro), and Donna Robertson, University director of career development, for FDU department heads, chairs and supervisors, staff involved in hiring process may attend with supervisor approval, sponsored by human resources; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 9–11 a.m., free, registration necessary by 8/30 Thu., supervisors must submit RSVP for staff attending, for registration and information email Kerryr@fdu.edu.

15 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.

17 Mon.; Star Wars Theme Semester Kick-off Event, Opening Ceremony, “Star Wars and the Hero’s Journey,” Bruce Peabody, political science and director, Florham Institute for Lifelong Learning,sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences, Monninger Center for Learning and Research and Campus Executive, for information call 973-443-8682 or email kati05@fdu.edu.

17 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “The Decline of Democracy Around the World,” Jerry Pubantz, political science, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information call 917-974-7179, email shellyf78@gmail.com or go to Public Affairs Lecture Series Current Program.

20 Thu.; Silberman College Professional Development Program, Accounting and Finance Networking and Recruiting Event, for graduate and undergraduate accounting and finance students; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 5:30–7:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to Accounting and Finance Networking and Recruiting Event, for information email cmenniti@fdu.edu.

22 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.

23 Sun.–29 Sat.; Banned Books Week, “Display of Censored Books”; 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; 26 Wed., Public Readings from Banned Books, by theater arts students of Stacie Lents, theater and director of acting, Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center, 1–4 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8516.

23 Sun.; Opera at Florham Season Opener, “September Song,” excerpts from Metropolitan Opera’s fall season and songs from Oscar & Hammerstein, featuring performances by soprano Claire de Monteil, bass-baritone Eric Delagrange and tenor Matthew White, with accompaniment by pianist Mary Pinto, funding made possible in part by Morris Arts through New Jersey State Council of the Arts/Department of State, partner agency of National Endowment of the Arts; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 2 p.m., $30, $25 senior citizens 65+, groups of 10 or more $20, students $10, FDU students (under 22) free, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8620 or go to Opera at Florham.

24 Mon.; Star Wars Theme Semester; Presentation, “Bushido and the Jedi,” John Schiemann, political science;Film Screening, “Star Wars: Episode 1 — The Phantom Menace,” sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences, Monninger Center for Learning and Research and Campus Executive; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center, 6–9 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8682 or email kati05@fdu.edu.

24 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “Review of Disruptive Global Forces,” Thomas Sanderson, director and senior fellow, 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., $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information call 917-974-7179, email shellyf78@gmail.com or go to Public Affairs Lecture Series Current Program.

26 Wed., Banned Books Week, Banned Book Readout, dramatic reading of selections from banned books by students of Stacie Lents, theater and director of acting; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, noon, free, light refreshments served, for information call 973-443-8682 or email kati05@fdu.edu.

27 Thu.; Lecture, “The White House: From ‘Presidential Palace’ to the People’s House 1792–1962,” Gary Darden, political science and chair, social sciences/history, sponsored by Friends of Florham; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 5:30–7 p.m., $20, $10 FDU faculty/staff, free to all students, for information call 973-443-8682 or email kati05@fdu.edu.

27 Thu.; Silberman College 50th Anniversary Gala; Keynote Address, 2018 Governor Brendan T. Byrne Lecture on Courage and Ethics in Government, New Jersey Gov. Philip Murphy; Inaugural Buddy Silberman Award for Social Change, presented to JP Morgan Chase & Co.; Alumni Hall of Fame Event, recognizing and honoring individuals who represent best of Buddy Silberman’s vision in social change, changing lives and innovation, with honorees Rich Geraffo, MBA’90 (Ruth), executive vice president, North America Technology Division, Oracle Corporation; Michele Logan, MBA’96 (Flor), executive chairman, CompoSure, LLC; Richard Sweeney, MBA’86 (Ruth), retired co-founder, Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.; and Thomas Timko, BS’91 (Flor), vice president, global business services, controller and chief accounting officer, General Motors; mistress of ceremonies, Brenda Blackmon, BA’01, MPA’13 (Metro), Emmy Award-winning TV journalist and FDU trustee; The Pierre Hotel, Two East 61st Street at Fifth Avenue, N.Y.C., cocktail reception 6:30 p.m., dinner and awards presentation 7 p.m., live and silent auctions follow, individual tickets $500, sponsorship opportunities available, make checks payable to FDU Silberman College of Business, and mail to Dean Andrew Rosman, FDU, Silberman College of Business, 50th Anniversary, 1000 River Road, H-DH2-11, Teaneck, NJ 07666-1914; RSVP necessary, RSVP by 8/31 Fri., to RSVP and for information go to Silberman College of Business 50th Anniversary Gala, call 212-213-1166 or email events@carlacapone.com.

30 Sun.; 2018 Division III Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, sponsored by Division III athletics and alumni relations; The Madison Hotel, Morristown, N.J., cocktails noon, brunch 1 p.m., induction ceremony 2 p.m., $115, $100 past inductees, RSVP by 26 Wed., to RSVP and for information go to Division III Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony or call 201-692-7152.

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