Metropolitan Campus Next Month

May 2017

1 Mon.–16 Tue.; Board Games, Puzzles and Coloring Books @ Giovatto Library; Café, Giovatto Library, Mon.–Thu., 8 a.m.–11 p.m.; Fri., 8 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sun., noon–10 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

1 Mon.–30 Tue.; Art Exhibit, “Korporate Culture,” woodcut prints by Adam Pitt; Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. (gallery closed 29 Mon., Memorial Day Holiday), free, for information call 201-692-2449.

1 Mon.–5 Fri.; Graduating Student Art Exhibit, “Amazing Fantasy,” mixed-media works by Jairo Martinez; University College Art Gallery, Room 11, University Hall, Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.; 1 Mon., Reception, noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2801.

1 Mon.; Gentle Yoga, focusing on alignment, led by Rosemarie Zimmerer, movement disorder specialist and staff, Silberman College, designed for all abilities, bring yoga mat, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:15 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

2 Tue.; Mandatory Compliance Training, on Clery Act, Anti-Harassment and Nondiscrimination in accordance with Title IX and Protecting Minors on Campus, sponsored by human resources; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 10–11:30 a.m. and 1–2:30 p.m., free, for FDU faculty and staff only.

2 Tue.; Presentation, “The Role of a Free Press in a Democratic Society, and Threats to That Freedom Worldwide,” Ben Dotsei Malor, chief editor - dailies, United Nations News Department of Public Information, and former communications adviser to president of Ghana; Room 205, Becton Hall, noon, free, for information call 201-692-7362 or email sarahpalmer@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

2 Tue.; Boot Camp Burn, circuit-style workout that combines strength, cardio and core with Kristina Cordova, graduate assistant, strength/conditioning and Fitness Center, presented by Fitness Center; Fitness Center, 1–1:40 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

2 Tue.; Pilates Class, led by student Dennis Rozestwinski, designed for all abilities, bring yoga mat, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:15 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

3 Wed.; Information Session, Regional Center for 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 201-692-2716.

3 Wed.; Library Research Clinic, Last-minute Research, Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, and Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk, Giovatto Library, 10 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

3 Wed.; Boot Camp Burn, circuit-style workout that combines strength, cardio and core with Kristina Cordova, graduate assistant, strength/conditioning and Fitness Center, presented by Fitness Center; Fitness Center, 4:45–5:25 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

3 Wed.; Bus Trip, Broadway Show, “Wicked”; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5 p.m., $25 faculty and staff, $20 students, one ticket per person, must present valid FDU ID to sign up at Information Booth, Student Union Building, for information call 201-692-2152 or email fdumetroprogramming@gmail.com, for FDU community only.

3 Wed.; Gentle Yoga with Fit Ball, focusing on alignment, led by Rosemarie Zimmerer, movement disorder specialist and staff, Silberman College, designed for all abilities, bring yoga mat, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:15 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Thu.; Pilates Class, led by student Dennis Rozestwinski, designed for all abilities, bring yoga mat, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 1–1:45 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@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.; Power Yoga Class, fluidly move from one pose to next while connecting breathing to movements, led by Rosemarie Zimmerer, movement disorder specialist and staff, Silberman College, designed for all abilities, bring yoga mat, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:15 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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

4 Thu.; United Nations Pathways Ambassador Forums, “Ghana in World Affairs,” Martha Ama Akyaa Pobee, permanent representative of Ghana to United Nations, in conversation with Jason Scorza, vice provost for academic and international affairs; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, reception 5 p.m., forum 5:30–7 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-7362 or email sarahpalmer@fdu.edu.

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.

6 Sat.; Last Day of Classes, Spring Semester.

6 Sat.; Explore: The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, N.Y.; bus departs Student Union Building Circle noon, $10 faculty, staff and students (ticket sales begin 4/26 Wed. for students, 4/27 Thu. for faculty/staff), one ticket per person, must present valid FDU ID to sign up at Information Booth, Student Union Building, for information call 201-692-2152 or email fdumetroprogramming@gmail.com, for FDU community only.

8 Mon.–13 Sat.; Final Examinations.

8 Mon.–12 Fri.; Community Project Exhibit, “All We Need is ❤ to Dream, to Love, to Live and to Succeed,” mixed-media works by Masiel Alvarez, Jeremy Burgos, Abril Chalas, Ramon Cordova, Sherlyn Cruz, Ana Leary, Joselin Liberto, Gilbania Lopez, Atalyah Loynes-Lee, Irene Martinez-Rojas, Abraham Molina-Valerio, Nicole Nova, Emelin Quintero, Angennis Sanchez and Hannia Silvestre, students of Roberto Clemente School, Paterson, N.J.; University College Art Gallery, Room 11, University Hall, Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.; 8 Mon., Opening Reception, noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2801.

8 Mon.; Late Knights Breakfast; Dining Hall, Student Union Building, 9 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2231, for FDU community only.

10 Wed.; Year-end Meeting and Q&A, with President Christopher Capuano and Gillian Small, University provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, on strategic plan progress, campus improvement projects and other matters of interest; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 3:30–4:30 p.m., free, for information email mazzolla@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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.; Semester Ends, 11 p.m.

15 Mon.; Doctoral Hooding Ceremony; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 2–4 p.m., Reception follows, Lobby, Dickinson Hall, free, for information call 201-692-2815 or email judith@fdu.edu.

16 Tue.; Fairleigh Dickinson University 74th Commencement Ceremony; MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J., 10 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2190 or go to http://www.fdu.edu/commencement.

17 Wed.–31 Wed.; Board Games, Puzzles and Coloring Books @ Giovatto Library; Café, Giovatto Library, Mon.–Thu., 8 a.m.–10 p.m.; Fri., 8 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.–2 p.m.; Sun., 1–5 p.m. (closed 29 Mon., Memorial Day Holiday), free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

17 Wed.; TIAA Individual Counseling, 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 https://www.tiaa.org/public/support/contact-us/consultations-seminars.

18 Thu.; Fifth Annual Conference for Women in Nonprofit Leadership, “Partnering for Social Impact”; Welcome, Deborah Fredericks, associate dean of continuing education, Petrocelli College (Metro); and co-chairs Sally Glick, principal and chief growth strategist, Sobel & Co., LLC; Xiomara Guevara, executive director, Morris County Organization for Hispanic Affairs; and Inya Chehade, chief executive officer, The Bridge Inc.; Keynote Speakers, Michellene Davis, executive vice president, RWJ Barnabas Healthcare; and Jennifer Richey, associate director of corporate partnerships, Young Survival Coalition, and founder, Cause Marketing Summit; Panel Discussions, facilitated by Abby O’Neill, principal, Abby O’Neill Consulting; and Connie Ludwin, senior director, Taft Communications; Panel #1, “Nonprofit Leaders’ Perspectives on Partnering for Social Impact,” presenters Jennifer Brady, executive director, Oasis – A Haven for Women and Children; Wendy Schwamb, chief development officer, Boys and Girls Clubs of Paterson/Passaic; Teresa Connolly, executive director, Community Soup Kitchen; and Kathy Durante, executive director, Ocean First Foundation; Panel #2, “Corporate Partners’ Perspectives and Successes on Partnering for Social Impact,” presenters Linda Bowden, New Jersey regional president, PNC Bank; Jennifer Connell Kramer, manager-customer operations, PSE&G; Karen Meleta, vice president, consumer and corporate communications, Wakefern Food Corporation; and Jen Russo, founder, JUJA Active, co-sponsored by FDU’s Center for Excellence, PSE&G, Novo Nordisk and Sobel & Co.; The Madison Hotel, 1 Convent Road, Morristown, N.J., 8 a.m.–3 p.m., $140 early bird rate (by May 1), $175 registration thereafter, breakfast and lunch served, registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://conta.cc/2lhU9Ga or http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/continuing-education/centers-and-institutes/center-for-excellence/events/cfe-womens-conference/.

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.

20 Sat.; Explore Day — Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Dickinson Hall, 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 201-692-7308 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/visit/weekend-visit-metro/.

22 Mon.–7/1 Sat.; Summer Session I.

25 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.

29 Mon.; Memorial Day Holiday.

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