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April 2015

1 Wed.–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.

1 Wed.; Spring 2015 Career Fair; Rothman Center, noon–4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2196 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/metropolitan-campus/career-development/career-fairs/.

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.

1 Wed.; United Nations Pathways Forum, “The Vatican and Its Diplomatic Agenda,” conversation and Q&A between Archbishop Bernardito Cleopas Auza, permanent observer of Holy See to United Nations, and Jason Scorza, vice provost for academic and international affairs, presented by global learning; Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, reception 6 p.m., forum 6:30–8 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-7362.

2 Mon.; Discover Your Major Day, Hotel and Restaurant Management, prepare for career in hospitality and tourism management; learn about programs and partnerships with universities in Europe, South America and Asia and FDU’s Vancouver Campus, sponsored by admissions; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308, email admissions@fdu.edu or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/discover/.

Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Stress Busters,” 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.

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.

2 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Role of Humic Acid-Glycoprotein Complexes in Biofilm Formation on Reverse Osmosis (RO) Desalination Membranes,” Harvey Winters, emeritus, biological sciences; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2389.

3 Sat.; Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, check-in 9:45 a.m., presentation 10 a.m., tour follows, lunch noon, free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/saturday-and-holiday-information-sessions/.

6 Mon.; Breakfast Seminar, “Opening the Door to Cuba,” “Welcome and Introduction,” Herbert Ouida, director, Global Enterprise Network, Office of Global Learning; “The New Regulations in Historical Context and Their Economic Implications,” Emily Morris, research associate, University College, London Institute of the Americas; “Travel Services to Cuba,” Robert Guild, vice president, Marazul Charters and Travel Agency; “A Review of a Recent Trip to Cuba Accompanied by Students from FDU,” Samuel Raphalides, political science/history and director, Global Scholars Program, sponsored by global learning; Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, 9 a.m.–noon, $35, $10 non-FDU students (valid student ID required), free FDU community, continental breakfast served, reservation necessary, for reservation go to http://view2.fdu.edu/global-education/global-enterprise-network/opening-the-door-to-cuba/, for information call 201-692-7362 or email shorn@fdu.edu.

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.

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.

Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “How to Approach Your Professor for Help,” Robert Vodde, criminal justice and director, criminal justice/political science/international studies, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2135, 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.

8 Wed.; TIAA-CREF Individual Counseling, 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 800-732-8353 or go to http://www.tiaa-cref.org/moc.

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.

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.

Wed.; Workshop, “Creating the MLA Works Cited List,” Barbara Morris, University College; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 1:30–3 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.

Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “How to Approach Your Professor for Help,” Robert Vodde, criminal justice and director, criminal justice/political science/international studies, 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.

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.

9 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Why Does It Cost So Much to Print My Photos? The Unappreciated Chemistry of an Ordinary Thing,” James Dougherty, chemistry and co-director, natural sciences; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2389.

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

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

13 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.

14 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.

14 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Mindfulness and Self-care,” Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2135, 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.

14 Tue.; Graduate Information Session, information non-business graduate programs, financial aid/grants; meet with faculty and admissions counselors; 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-information-session-registration/, email grad@fdu.edu or call 201-692-2554.

15 Wed.; Graduation Salute, graduation clearance/commencement information, videotaping of “Grad Greetings,” portraits, caps and gowns, announcements; Jeepers, Alumni Hall, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2190 or go to http://www.fdu.edu/commencement, for FDU community only.

15 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.

15 Wed.; Workshop, “Technical Communications Basics: Lab Reports and More,” Nancy Passow, University College; Room 105, Muscarelle Center, 3:30–5 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.

16 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Mindfulness and Self-care,” Charles Imbimbo, 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.

16 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.

16 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Marine Pollution: What Everyone Needs to Know,” Judith Weis, emerita, biology, Rutgers University, Newark, N.J.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2389.

16 Thu.–17 Fri.; Fundraiser, “Relay for Life,” raise money for cancer research; Rothman Center, 7 p.m.–2 a.m., donations appreciated, to sign up and for information go to http://www.relayforlife.org/fdunj.

19 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; Rothman Center, 9 a.m., registration necessary, for registration go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/admit/metropolitan-campus/events/admitted-students-day/, for information call 201-692-7308 or email lorenaw@fdu.edu.

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 International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management (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.

20 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.

21 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.

21 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Test Anxiety,” Alice Mills, co-director of counseling, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2135, 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.

22 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.

22 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.

22 Wed.; Workshop, “Common Essay Patterns,” Elizabeth Johnson, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 2–4 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.

23 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Test Anxiety,” Alice Mills, co-director of counseling, 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.

23 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.

23 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Molecular Structure — A Quantum Chemistry Perspective Part II,” Arthur Murphy, chemistry; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2389.

23 Thu.; Gene Barnett Speakers Series, “The Writing Process,” Jane Smiley, Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and essayist; author of award-winning A Thousand Acres and critically acclaimed Some Luck, first volume of The Last Hundred Years Trilogy; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 8 p.m., question-and-answer period and book signing follow, books available for purchase and signing, $10 donation, free FDU community with valid IDs, tickets at door starting 7:15 p.m., for information call 201-692-7028.

25 Sat.; Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, check-in 9:45 a.m., presentation 10 a.m., tour follows, lunch noon, free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/saturday-and-holiday-information-sessions/.

27 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.

28 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.

28 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Dealing with Loss and Grief,” Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2135, 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.

29 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.

29 Wed.; Bus Trip, Broadway Show, N.Y.C., “Kinky Boots”; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5:30 p.m., $25 faculty and staff, $20 students, tickets go on sale: April 22 Wed., for students; April 23 Thu., for faculty and staff, sign up at Information Booth, Student Union Building, for information email timfann@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

29 Wed.; Film Screening, “The Lorax,” animated film based on classic storybook about environmental advocates who speak for the trees, sponsored by Green Team; Auditorium, Giovatto Library,  8:15–10:45 p.m., free, for information email cynthia_radnitz@fdu.edu or Danieljbclarke@gmail.com, for FDU community only.

30 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Dealing with Loss and Grief,” Charles Imbimbo, 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.

30 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.

30 Thu.; School of Natural Sciences Student Presentations; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2389.

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