Metropolitan Campus Next Month

March 2015

1 Sun.–27 Fri.; Art Exhibit, “Laundry,” relief sculptures by Michael McKeown; Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.; 1 Sun.; Reception with Chamber Music Concert, All Seasons Chamber Players, 2–4:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2449.

1 Sun.; Chamber Music Concert, “Spring Mix,” All Seasons Chamber Players; Auditorium, Edward Williams Hall, 3 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-7028.

2 Mon.; Midterm Progress Reporting Opens.

2 Mon.–4/3 Fri.; Art Exhibit, figure sculpture and drawings by Mark LaRiviere; University College Art Gallery, Room 11, University Hall, Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.; 10 Tue., Reception, 2–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2801.

2 Mon.; Jeopardy (Board Game) @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

2 Mon.; CHOICES, brief alcohol-abuse prevention program, Kathleen Azzaro, psychological counselor/substance-abuse educator, student counseling/psychological services; Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, 3 p.m., free, for information email azzaro@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

3 Tue.; Scrabble @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

3 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Cognitive Strategies for Stress Management,” Alice Mills, co-director of counseling service, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2245, Dickinson Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to http://www.fdu.edu/s-caps, for FDU community only.

4 Wed.; Chess @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Wed.; Workshop, “Is It Legit? Evaluating Sources Online,” Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 2:30–4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2166 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, for FDU community only.

5 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Cognitive Strategies for Stress Management,” Alice Mills, co-director of counseling service, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Instruction Room 4, Lower Level, Giovatto Library, noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to http://www.fdu.edu/s-caps, for FDU community only.

5 Thu.; Meditation/Mindfulness Group, reduce stress and improve concentration, Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2230, Dickinson Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, for FDU community only.

5 Thu.; Biology Seminar, Ines Rauschenbach, microbiology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2389.

6 Fri.; General Staff Meeting, “Greet, Eat and Meet,” pizza, salad, soft drinks, potluck dessert table; Jeepers, Alumni Hall, noon–1:30 p.m., free, for FDU faculty and staff only.

6 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “Female Inventors,” guided by Jeanette Adams, University College; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 2:45–3:45 p.m., refreshments served, free, limited seating, registration required, for registration call 201-692-2166, for information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, for FDU community only.

9 Mon.; Jeopardy (Board Game) @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

10 Tue.; Safe Spring Break Program, educational information, games, giveaways; Lobby, Student Union Building, 11:30 a.m.–2 p.m., free, for information email azzaro@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

10 Tue.; Scrabble @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

10 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Time Management and You: Making It a Great Year,” William Maurice, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2245, Dickinson Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to http://www.fdu.edu/s-caps, for FDU community only.

10 Tue.; Workshop, “Writing the Undergraduate Thesis,” Paul Caruso, University College; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 6–7:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2166 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, for FDU community only.

11 Wed.; Information Session, Regional Center for College Students with Learning Disabilities, for parents and prospective students; Regional Center Office, Fifth Floor, Robison Hall, 10 a.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 201-692-2087 or email graceh@fdu.edu.

11 Wed.; Chess @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Time Management and You: Making It a Great Year,” William Maurice, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Instruction Room 4, Lower Level, Giovatto Library, noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to http://www.fdu.edu/s-caps, for FDU community only.

12 Thu.; Meditation/Mindfulness Group, reduce stress and improve concentration, Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2230, Dickinson Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, for FDU community only.

12 Thu.; Biology Seminar, Rex Pratt, Beach professor of chemistry, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2389.

15 Sun.; Online Registration for Summer 2015 Sessions Open.

16 Mon.–21 Sat.; Spring Recess.

16 Mon.; Jeopardy (Board Game) @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

17 Tue.; TIAA-CREF Individual Counseling, Al Gomez, TIAA-CREF representative, sponsored by human resources; Room 3333, Dickinson Hall, 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.

17 Tue.; Scrabble @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

18 Wed.; Chess @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

19 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, David McCullough, author, The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris, and two-time winner of Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award presented by Fairleigh Dickinson University 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, 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 1-888-696-5722 or go to http://njspeakersseries.org/.

23 Mon.; Classes Resume, 8 a.m.

23 Mon.; Jeopardy (Board Game) @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

23 Mon.; CHOICES, brief alcohol-abuse prevention program, Kathleen Azzaro, psychological counselor/substance-abuse educator, student counseling/psychological services; Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, 3 p.m., free, for information email azzaro@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

24 Tue.; Scrabble @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

24 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Test Your Knowledge: Alcohol and Marijuana: History, Laws and Negative Consequences,” Kathleen Azzaro, psychological counselor/substance-abuse educator, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2245, Dickinson Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to http://www.fdu.edu/s-caps, for FDU community only.

24 Tue.; Workshop, “Introduction to APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, University College; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 8:30–10 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2166 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, for FDU community only.

25 Wed.; Information Session, Regional Center for College Students with Learning Disabilities, for parents and prospective students; Regional Center Office, Fifth Floor, Robison Hall, 10 a.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 201-692-2087 or email graceh@fdu.edu.

25 Wed.; Chess @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

26 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Test Your Knowledge: Alcohol and Marijuana: History, Laws and Negative Consequences,” Kathleen Azzaro, psychological counselor/substance-abuse educator, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Instruction Room 4, Lower Level, Giovatto Library, noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to http://www.fdu.edu/s-caps, for FDU community only.

26 Thu.; Meditation/Mindfulness Group, reduce stress and improve concentration, Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2230, Dickinson Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, for FDU community only.

26 Thu.; Biology Seminar, Haas Memorial Lecture, “Technology and Modern Medicine,” Isadore Kreel, retired surgeon, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, N.Y.C.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2389.

26 Thu.; Graduate Business Information Session, information about MBA; executive MBA; Saturday MBA; and MS in accounting, taxation and supply chain management programs; Dickinson 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 201-692-2554.

27 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “Famous Quotations,” guided by Jeanette Adams, University College; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 2:45–3:45 p.m., refreshments served, free, limited seating, registration required, for registration call 201-692-2166, for information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, for FDU community only.

28 Sat.; Midterm Progress Reporting Closes.

30 Mon.–5/1 Fri.; Photography Exhibit, “Retrospective,” Adel Gorgy; Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2449.

30 Mon.; Stress LESS Week, Puppy Room; Fitness Center, noon–2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, for FDU community only.

30 Mon.; Jeopardy (Board Game) @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

30 Mon.; CHOICES, brief alcohol-abuse prevention program, Kathleen Azzaro, psychological counselor/substance-abuse educator, student counseling/psychological services; Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, 3 p.m., free, for information email azzaro@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

30 Mon.; Assistive Technology Workshop, discussion and demonstration of technology tools and how they can be used to assist students with academic difficulties inside and outside classroom; Regional Center Office, Fifth Floor, Robison Hall, 7 p.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 201-692-2087 or email graceh@fdu.edu.

30 Mon.; Workshop, “Advanced APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, University College; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 8:30–10 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2166 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, for FDU community only.

31 Tue.; Scrabble @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

31 Tue.; Stress LESS Week, Personal Development Workshop, “Stress Busters,” William Maurice, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2245, Dickinson Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to http://www.fdu.edu/s-caps, for FDU community only.