Metropolitan Campus Next Month

October 2017

1 Sun.–31 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 Sun.; Bus Trip, New York Jets vs. Jacksonville Jaguars Football Game, MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J.; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 11:30 a.m., $35 faculty and staff, $25 students (ticket sales begin 1 p.m. on 9/20 Wed. for students and on 9/21 Thu. for faculty/staff, if tickets still available), one ticket per person, must present valid FDU ID to sign up at Information Booth, Student Union Building, for information email fdumetroprogramming@gmail.com, for FDU community only.

2 Mon.; Midterm Progress Reporting Opens.

2 Mon.–5 Thu.; Group Exhibit, “Raw Narrative,” mixed media by Tito Rodriguez, Paul Nam and Alex Kukai; 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.

2 Mon.; 20th Annual Robert T. Shields/FDU Devils Athletics Golf Outing, sponsored by Hollister Construction Services; Cedar Hill Golf and Country Club, Livingston, N.J., registration/practice range 10 a.m., brunch 10:30 a.m.–noon, shotgun tee-off noon, cocktails 5 p.m., dinner/awards/silent auction follow, $350 per golfer, $1,250 foursomes before 9/13 Wed., $1,350 foursomes thereafter, $100 cocktails/dinner only, $50 cocktails/dinner only for FDU young alumni (graduated from FDU in last five years), for sponsorship opportunities and information call 201-692-7013 or email fdualumni@fdu.edu.

2 Mon.; Phone-in Financial Planning Certificate Program Open House; 1 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/continuing-education/financial-planning/certificate-program-financial-planning/open-house-registration-and-start-dates/, for information call 973-443-8990 or email fp@fdu.edu.

2 Mon.; Workshop, “Advanced APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, tutor, Metro Writing Studio, and academic staff, Programs in Language, Culture and Professional Advancement; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 4–5:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, for FDU community only.

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

3 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Managing Test Anxiety,” Alice Mills, co-director of counseling, 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.

4 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.

4 Wed.; Yoga Class, led by Rosemarie “Metro Ro” 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 Wed.; Fall 2017 Career Fair Alumni Networking Reception, connect with fellow alumni, meet career development staff and potential employers and grow professional network, sponsored by alumni relations and career development; Stratis Arena, Rothman Center, 5:30–7 p.m., business attire, free, registration necessary, for registration go to http://www.myfdu.net/reception17, for information call 201-692-7013 or email fdualumni@fdu.edu, for FDU alumni only.

4 Wed.; Workshop, “Writing the Master’s Thesis,” Paul Caruso, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 8:30–10 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, 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, “Managing 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.

5 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.

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, “Clarifying the Myths About Urban Trees,” Carsten Glaeser, senior consulting arborist, Glaeser Horticulural Consulting, Inc., Flushing, N.Y.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

5 Thu.; Graduate Information Session, learn about programs in education, liberal arts, sciences and professional studies; evening, weekend, in class and online scheduling; information on financial-aid, payment-plan options and graduate scholarship opportunities; and test preparation for GRE, co-sponsored by graduate admissions; Lobby, 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/.

6 Fri.; General Staff Meeting, “Greet, Eat and Meet,” pizza, salad, soft drinks, potluck dessert table; Riverside Café (formerly 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, “Goodbye Summer/Hello Fall,” guided by Jeanette Adams, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; 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/esl-conversation/, for FDU community only.

7 Sat.; Bus Trip, New York Red Bulls vs. Vancouver Whitecaps Soccer Game, Red Bull Arena, Harrison, N.J.; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 4 p.m., $20 faculty and staff, $10 students (ticket sales begin 2 p.m. on 9/22 Fri. for students and on 9/23 Sat. for faculty/staff, if tickets still available), one ticket per person, must present valid FDU ID to sign up at Information Booth, Student Union Building, for information email fdumetroprogramming@gmail.com, for FDU community only.

8 Sun.; Artist’s Reception and Chamber Music Concert; Artist’s Reception, “Retrospective” Exhibit, watercolor paintings by Pam Loveless, Edward Williams Hall, 2–4 p.m.; Chamber Music Concert, “French Carnival,” All Seasons Chamber Players, Auditorium, Edward Williams Hall, 3 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2449 or 201-692-7028

9 Mon.; Business and Beyond: A Day As An FDU Business Major, attend real business class, meet Silberman College dean, participate in hands-on session in FDU’s Bloomberg Trading Room, learn about Professional Development Program and obtain information about scholarships; Room 2245, Dickinson Hall, 9 a.m.–1:30 p.m., free, breakfast and lunch provided, registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/silberman-college/placement-and-outreach/event2/; Metropolitan Campus Tour, 2 p.m., registration necessary, for registration go to http://fduinfo.com/forms/visit-metro.html.

9 Mon.; 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 email lorena_williams@fdu.edu.

9 Mon.; Workshop, “Basic Grammar,” Rochelle Moskowitz, University College and academic staff, Programs in Language, Culture and Professional Advancement; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 3:30–4:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, for FDU community only.

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

10 Tue.; 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.

10 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Stress Busters,” David Mednick, co-director of counseling, 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.

11 Wed.; Yoga Class, led by Rosemarie “Metro Ro” 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.

12 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Stress Busters,” David Mednick, 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.

12 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.

12 Thu.; Workshop, “Is It Common Knowledge, or Should I Cite It?” Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 2–3:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, 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.; Bus Trip, Broadway Show, “Beautiful”; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5 p.m., $35 faculty and staff, $25 students (ticket sales begin 1 p.m. on 9/26 Tue. for students and on 9/27 Wed. 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.

12 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Small Molecule Probes of Cysteine Cathepsins,” Sanjai Kumar, chemistry, Queens College, City  University of New York; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

12 Thu.; Graduate Business Information Session, learn about graduate business degree options (MBA and MS programs) and graduate scholarship opportunities; and meet with admissions and academic advisers, co-sponsored by graduate admissions and Silberman College of Business; Admissions Presentation Room, First Floor, 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/.

12 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, David Cameron, former prime minister of United Kingdom (2010–2016), presented by FDU and sponsored by New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), WCBS Newsradio, nj.com affiliated with The Star-Ledger, Delta Dental of New Jersey, PNC Bank, TD Bank and Hollister Construction Services; NJPAC, Newark, N.J., 8 p.m., tickets sold by subscription (based on availability, subscriptions will continue to be sold on prorated basis throughout remainder of season), open seating (seats available on first-come, first-served basis), to order tickets call 1-888-696-5722 or go to http://njspeakersseries.org/.

14 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 email lorena_williams@fdu.edu.

14 Sat.; Wroxton Reunion 2017, with Dean Nicholas Baldwin, featuring cocktails, dinner, live music, live and silent auctions, with proceeds supporting Wroxton College and Wroxton experience; Park Avenue Club, Florham Park, N.J., 4:30–7:30 p.m., $50 (includes 2 cocktails and dinner), cash bar for additional cocktails, business attire (jackets required for me), registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://www.myfdu.net/wroxtonreunion17, call 201-692-7013 or email fdualumni@fdu.edu, for alumni and friends 21 and over.

16 Mon.–17 Tue.; Fall Recess.

16 Mon.–12/1 Fri.; Art Exhibit, “Pulp Icons: Cast Paper & Prints,” multi-dimensional woodcuts cast in dyed paper and pulp and mixed-media prints with whimsical commentary by Stewart Nachmias; 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 11/22 Wed.–11/25 Sat., Thanksgiving Break), free, for information call 201-692-2449.

18 Wed.; Workshop, “Basic Grammar,” Rochelle Moskowitz, tutor, Metro Writing Studio, and academic staff, Programs in Language, Culture and Professional Advancement; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 3–4:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, for FDU community only.

18 Wed.; Yoga Class, led by Rosemarie “Metro Ro” 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.

19 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Alcohol and Stress: What’s the Connection,” Kathleen Azzaro, substance abuse educator/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.

19 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.

19 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.

19 Thu.; Biology Seminar, Haas Memorial Lecture, James Arnone, biology, William Paterson University, Wayne, N.J.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

19 Thu.; Discussion, “Democracy Under Threat,” with David Becker, executive director/founder, Center for Election Innovation & Research; David Donnelly, president/CEO, Every Voice; and Thomas Wolf, counsel with democracy program, Brennan Center for Justice, presented by Network for Responsible Public Policy, co-sponsored by Fairleigh Dickinson University, League of Women Voters® of Northern Valley, Women for Progress and Ridgewood JOLT; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 7:30–9:30 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m., includes question-and-answer period, free, optional tax-deductible donation $10 suggested, limited seating, preregistration necessary, for preregistration and information email info@nfrpp.org or go to http://www.nfrpp.org.

20 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “Hispanic Heritage Month,” guided by Jeanette Adams, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; 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/esl-conversation/, for FDU community only.

21 Sat.; 19th Division I Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, sponsored by Division I athletics; Clinton Inn Hotel & Event Center, Tenafly, N.J., reception 5:30 p.m., dinner/ceremony 6:30 p.m., $125, $100 previous inductees, RSVP necessary by 9 Mon., to RSVP and for information call 201-692-7004 or email tmeade@fdu.edu.

22 Sun.; Undergraduate Admissions Open House, attend academic sessions on majors and concentrations; meet faculty; learn about internships, study-abroad experiences, research and honors programs; obtain information on merit scholarship programs; and take student-led campus tour; Rothman Center, 10 a.m.–3 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/attend-an-open-house/.

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

24 Tue.; Midterm Progress Reporting Closes.

24 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Assertiveness Training,” David Mednick, co-director of counseling, 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, “Writing the Undergraduate Thesis,” Paul Caruso, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 6–7:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, for FDU community only.

25 Wed.; Workshop, “Introduction to APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, tutor, Metro Writing Studio, and academic staff, Programs in Language, Culture and Professional Advancement; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 2–3:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, for FDU community only.

25 Wed.; Yoga Class, led by Rosemarie “Metro Ro” 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.

26 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Assertiveness Training,” David Mednick, 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.

26 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.

26 Thu.; Workshop, “Writing the Undergraduate Thesis,” Paul Caruso, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 2:30–4 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/university-college/school-of-humanities/metro-writing-studio/workshop-schedule/, 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; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

28 Sat.; Bus Trip, Broadway Show, “The Lion King”; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5 p.m., $40 faculty and staff, $30 students (ticket sales begin 1 p.m. on 10/18 Wed. for students and 10/19 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.

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

31 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Dealing with Loss and Grief,” 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.

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