Metropolitan Campus Next Month

December 2014

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

1 Mon.–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., free, for information call 201-692-2449.

1 Mon.–17 Wed.; Art Exhibit, “Desert Treasures and Riparian Delights,” landscape paintings and drawings inspired by American southwest 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.

1 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.

1 Mon.; Performance, “A Christmas Carol,” rendition of holiday classic in costume with props, featuring Gerald Dickens, great-great-grandson of Charles Dickens, sponsored by Anthony J. Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 7 p.m., $10 in advance, $15 at door, to purchase tickets and for information call 201-692-6500.

2 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.

2 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 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 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.

4 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “The Human Papilloma Vaccine, the First Vaccine That Prevents Cancer,” Lena Merjanian, instructor and clerkship director, Division of General OB/GYN, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, N.J.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2389.

4 Thu.; Winter Ball 2014, “A Magical Knight,” The Grove, Cedar Grove, N.J., co-sponsored by Residence Hall Association; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 6 p.m., $30 faculty, staff, students and guests (cost includes transportation, cocktail hour, favors, dinner and dancing), semiformal dress required, for information and availability of tickets email maryanno@fdu.edu or go to http://www.fdu.edu/reslifemetro, for FDU community and invited guests only.

5 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.

8 Mon.; Last Day of Classes, Fall Semester.

8 Mon.–1/26/15 Mon.; Art Exhibit,  oil paintings by Daniel Finaldi; 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.

8 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.

9 Tue.–10 Wed.; Reading/Snow Makeup Days.

9 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 Wed.; School Safety and Security Seminar, presentations from New Jersey State Police, New Jersey Department of Education, New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness, New Jersey Schools Development Authority, Bergen County Prosecutor's Office and Bergen County Police Department; Wilson Auditorium, 8 a.m.–noon, free, preregistration required, for preregistration and information call 201-692-6500 or email kdsing@fdu.edu.

10 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.

10 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.

11 Thu.–17 Wed.; Final Examinations.

11 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 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://view.fdu.edu/default.aspx?id=5617.

15 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.

16 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.

17 Wed.; Semester Ends, 11 p.m.

17 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.

18 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.

22 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 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 Wed.–25 Thu.; Christmas Holiday; campus closed.

26 Fri.–30 Tue.; Campus Closed.

31 Wed.–1/2/15 Fri.; New Year’s Holiday; campus closed.