Metropolitan Campus Next Month

November 2014

1 Sat.–16 Sun.; Photography Exhibit, “Unexpected Paris,” photographs by Kent Fairfield, management; Art Gallery, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, Mon.–Thu., 8 a.m.–11 p.m.; Fri., 8 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; and Sun., noon–10 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu.

1 Sat.–12/5 Fri.; Art Exhibit, “Transitions,” paintings by Ben Georgia; Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.; November 1 Sat., Reception, 2–4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2449.

3 Mon.–18 Tue.; Priority Registration for Spring Semester 2015.

3 Mon.–12/17 Wed.; Art Exhibit, “Landscape Paintings of Colorado,” by Jan Carlile, art, Brooklyn College, City University of New York; University College Art Gallery, Room 11, University Hall, Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2801.

3 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.

3 Mon.; Workshop, “Advanced APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 8:30–10 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2166 or go to http://ucoll.fdu.edu/metro, for FDU community only.

4 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.

4 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.

4 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Holidays and Substances: A Recipe for Regret,” 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.

5 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.

6 Thu.; 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.

6 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Holidays and Substances: A Recipe for Regret,” Kathleen Azzaro, psychological counselor/substance-abuse educator, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Instruction Room (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.

6 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.

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

7 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.

7 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “Veterans Day,” 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://ucoll.fdu.edu/metro, for FDU community only.

7 Fri.; First Korean Scholarship Dinner, to benefit adult learners in Korean community, hosted by Korean program (MiraeRo), Anthony J. Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 6:30–8:30 p.m., $100 individual tickets, reservation necessary, for information, reservation and sponsorship opportunities call 201-692-7180 or email ej@fdu.edu.

9 Sun.; Undergraduate Admissions Open House, meet faculty, explore majors; learn about study-abroad experiences/internships/merit scholarships; attend information session on Regional Center for College Students with Learning Disabilities; and tour campus; Rothman Center, check in 10 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308 or go to http://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=365.

10 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 Mon.; Benefit Sports Dinner, Autograph Session and Sports Auction, with members of New York Giants Super Bowl Champion teams, to benefit Richard Fritzky, Petrocelli College (Metro), who suffers from rare form of meningitis; Rothman Center, 6–9 p.m., $60, $500 table of 10, checks payable to “Friends of Rich Fritzky,” mail to Denise Wisniewski, FDU, H-DH1-02, Teaneck, NJ 07666, reservation necessary by 11/3 Mon., for information call 201-692-6500 or go to http://www.fritzky.com.

11 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.

11 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Staying Fit and Healthy Through the Holidays,” Scott Fisher, director, Fitness Center, 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.

12 Wed.; Faculty and Staff Recognition Luncheon, honoring faculty and staff for 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45 and 50 years of service, sponsored by human resources; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 11 a.m., by invitation only, to RSVP and for information call 201-692-2705 or email pmiller@fdu.edu.

12 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 Wed.; Workshop, “Introduction to MLA Format,” 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://ucoll.fdu.edu/metro, for FDU community only.

12 Wed.; 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://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=5568, email grad@fdu.edu or call 201-692-2554.

13 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Staying Fit and Healthy Through the Holidays,” Scott Fisher, director, Fitness Center, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Instruction Room (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.

13 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.

13 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Tidal Rhythms in Ribbed Mussels,” Marion McClary, biological sciences and co-director, natural sciences; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2389.

17 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 Mon.; Information Session, Metacognitive Strategies, overview of reading/studying/organizing strategies to assist students in their college careers, for parents and students, sponsored by Regional Center for College Students with Learning Disabilities; 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.

18 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 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Mindfulness, Self-care and Finals,” Charles Imbimbo, 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.

19 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.

19 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 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://ucoll.fdu.edu/metro, for FDU community only.

20 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Mindfulness, Self-care and Finals,” Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Instruction Room (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.

20 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.

20 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Astrochemistry and Astrobiology,” Giridhar Nandikotkur, physics; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2389.

20 Thu.; Inaugural Season, New Jersey Speakers Series, Steve Wozniak, chief scientist, Fusion-IO; co-founder, Apple, Inc.; National Medal of Technology awardee; inductee, Inventors Hall of Fame; and author, iWoz: Computer Geek to Cult Icon: How I Invented the Personal Computer, Co-Founded Apple, and Had Fun Doing It, presented by Fairleigh Dickinson University and sponsored by New Jersey Performing Arts Center, WCBS Newsradio, The Star-Ledger, PNC Bank, Hollister Construction Services and Prestige Family of auto dealerships; New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark, N.J., 8 p.m., open seating (seats available on first-come, first-served basis) $245, bronze reserved seating $305, silver reserved seating $365, gold reserved seating $425, platinum reserved seating $475, tickets sold by subscription to entire series, to order tickets and for information call 1-888-696-5722 or go to http://njspeakersseries.org/.

21 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “Thanksgiving,” 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://ucoll.fdu.edu/metro, for FDU community only.

24 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.

25 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.

25 Tue.; Thanksgiving Recess Begins, 11 p.m.