Metropolitan Campus Next Month

April 2017

1 Sat.–30 Sun.; 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 Sat.–14 Fri.; Art Exhibit, “AGAINST THE GRAIN: then and now,” oil paintings by Diana Soorikian, Petrocelli College and curator, Edward Williams Gallery; 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.

2 Sun.; Admitted Students Day, students accepted for fall 2017 semester meet faculty, student services/campus organizations, discuss financial-aid award package, learn about internship and study-abroad opportunities, meet future classmates, take student-led campus tours, enjoy lunch in dining hall, sponsored by admissions; Rothman Center, registration 9 a.m., program 10 a.m., free, for information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/admit/metropolitan-campus/events/admitted-students-day/.

2 Sun.; Bus Trip, Explore Downtown Brooklyn and Brooklyn Nets vs. Atlanta Hawks Basketball Game, Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 2 p.m., $25 faculty and staff, $20 students (ticket sales begin 3/8 Wed. for students, 3/9 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.

3 Mon.–14 Fri.; Art Exhibit, “Storytelling: Memories and Conversations,” paintings and stoneware by George Taylor; 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.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Patricia Murray, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 10 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

3 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.

3 Mon.; Assistive Technology Workshop, discussion/demonstration of technology tools and how they can be used to assist students with academic difficulties inside/outside classroom; Regional Center for Learning Disabilities Office, Fifth Floor, Robison Hall, 7 p.m. (preceded by Regional Center Information Session, 6:30 p.m.), reservation necessary for both, for reservation and information call 201-692-2716.

4 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.

4 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “How to Be a Mental Health Ally,” Kathleen Azzaro, psychological counselor/substance abuse educator, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 4468, 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 Tue.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Paul Dunphy, head research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 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.

4 Tue.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 6 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Tue.; 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/.

5 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.

5 Wed.; Workshop, “Technical Communications Basics: Lab Reports and More,” Nancy Passow, University College; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 3:30–5 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 Wed.; Career Research @ the Library, “Library Resources for Your Career Exploration and Research,” with Paul Dunphy, head research/instruction librarian, and Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk, 4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

5 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.

5 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.

5 Wed.; Discussion, “Constitutional and Ethical Challenges of Our Times,” Roger Berkowitz, politics/philosophy/human rights and academic director, Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities, Bard College, Annandale on Hudson, N.Y.; and Drucilla Cornell, political science/women’s studies/comparative literature, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J.; presented by Network for Responsible Public Policy, co-sponsored by Institute for Sustainable Enterprise; 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.

6 Thu.; Workshop, “Basic Grammar,” Patti Miller, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m.–noon, 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.

6 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “How to Be a Mental Health Ally,” Kathleen Azzaro, psychological counselor/substance abuse educator, 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.

6 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.

6 Thu.; Giovatto Library English Language Table, Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, and Paul Dunphy, head research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Café, Giovatto Library, 1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, 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.; 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.

6 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Application of Satellite Remote Sensing in Environmental Sciences,” Marzieh Azarderakhsh, civil/construction engineering technology; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

6 Thu.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Michael Liss, evening/weekend librarian, Giovatto Library; Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 8 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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

7 Fri.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library; Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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, “Jazz and Poetry 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.

8 Sat.; Piano Recital, masterpieces by Chopin, Schumann, Rachmaninoff and Beethoven from Romantic period performed by Gayathri Attiken, associate director, international/graduate admissions, sponsored by Sands of Time; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 7 p.m., free, limited seating, send seat requests to eliamdur@fdu.edu, for information email eliamdur@fdu.edu, for FDU community and their families only.

10 Mon.–21 Fri.; Priority Registration for Fall Semester 2017.

10 Mon.; National Library Week, Breakfast @ the Library; Reference Desk and Circulation Area, 8:30–11 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

10 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.

10 Mon.; National Library Week, Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Sian Chen, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 9 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

11 Tue.; National Library Week, Library Scavenger Hunt, obtain list of questions from Circulation Desk, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Metropolitan Campus Faculty Library Committee; Campuswide, 9 a.m.–4 p.m., free, small prizes for all who complete questions, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

11 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.

11 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Managing Exam Stress,” Alice Mills, co-director of counseling, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 4468, 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 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.

12 Wed.; Grad Salute, graduation clearance/commencement information, videotaping of “Grad Greetings,” honors medals, 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.

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

12 Wed.; Bus Trip, Broadway Show, “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5 p.m., $25 faculty and staff, $20 students (ticket sales begin 3/29 Wed. for students, 3/30 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.

12 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.

12 Wed.; National Library Week, International Game Night; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, 6:30–10 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

13 Thu.; 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.

13 Thu.; Discover Your Major Day, Hospitality and Tourism Management, learn about programs and partnerships with universities in Europe, South America, Asia and Caribbean as well as FDU’s Vancouver Campus; learn basics of event planning in interactive workshop with industry experts; design banquet buffet table; tour state-of-the-art facilities; and enjoy lunch with faculty and students, sponsored by undergraduate admissions; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, check-in 9:45 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/discover/.

13 Thu.; Blood Drive and Bone Marrow Donation Registry, sponsored by student health services; Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, 11 a.m.–5 p.m., appointments and walk-ins welcome, free, for information and appointment call 201-692-2437 or email cbtaylor@fdu.edu.

13 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Managing Exam Stress,” 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.

13 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.

13 Thu.; Workshop, “Essential Spoken English for International Students,” Paul Caruso, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 3:30–5 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.

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.; 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.

13 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Laying Down the Tracks: How Sensing the Extracellular Matrix Keeps Cells Moving in the Right Direction,” Yelena Bernadskaya, postdoctoral fellow, biology, New York University; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

15 Sat.; Bus Trip, Explore New York International Auto Show, sponsored by student life; bus departs Student Union Building Circle noon, $10 faculty/staff/students,  (ticket sales begin 3/27 Mon. for students, 3/28 Tue. 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.

17 Mon.; Film Discussion Group, Movie Talk @ Giovatto, led by Paul Dunphy, head research/instruction librarian, and Jessie Ribustello, office administrator/circulation assistant, Giovatto Library; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, 1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

17 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.

18 Tue.–5/30 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. (closed 5/29 Mon., Memorial Day Holiday); 22 Sat.; Opening Reception, 2–4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2449.

18 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.

18 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Dealing with Loss and Grief,” Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 4468, 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.

18 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.

19 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 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.

19 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.

19 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.

19 Wed.; Information Session, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, for parents and prospective students; Regional Center Office, Fifth Floor, Robison Hall, 6:30 p.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 201-692-2716.

20 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.

20 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.

20 Thu.; Giovatto Library Italian Language Table, Paul Dunphy, head research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Café, Giovatto Library, 1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, 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.; 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.

20 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Stamping Through Science or Science Through Stamping?” Arthur Murphy, chemistry; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

20 Thu.; Graduate Business Information Session, learn about MBA and MS programs, GMAT test prep 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/.

20 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, Jon Meacham, Pulitzer Prize-winning presidential historian and New York Times bestselling author, Destiny and Power; executive editor, Random House; former editor-in-chief, Newsweek magazine; and contributing editor, Time magazine, presented by Fairleigh Dickinson University and sponsored by New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), WCBS Newsradio, nj.com affiliated with Star-Ledger, Wells Fargo, 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 (available on first-come, first-served basis), for prorated pricing/to order tickets call 1-888-696-5722 or go to http://njspeakersseries.org/.

20 Thu.–23 Sun.; Play, “Our Town,” by Thornton Wilder, presented by University Players, co-directed by James Rana, BA’98, University College, and Athos Vardouniotis, Petrocelli College; Ratsch Experimental Theatre, Lower Level, University Hall, Thu.–Sat., 8 p.m.; Sun., 2 p.m., $10, $5 FDU community, senior citizens, veterans, people in active duty and children, for reservation and information email theuniversityplayers@gmail.com.

21 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “Earth Day/Arbor Day,” 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 Fri.; 19th Annual Student Research Symposium, students from different colleges/universities present research; Keynote Lecture, “Multifunctional Nanostructured Materials: From Rational Design and Synthesis to Potential Applications in Catalysis and Nanomedicine,” Tewodros (Teddy) Asefa, chemistry/chemical biology and chemical/biochemical engineering, Rutgers University, and member, Institute for Advanced Materials, Devices and Nanotechnology (Rutgers), and The Rutgers Energy Institute, co-sponsored by School of Natural Sciences, Sigma Xi FDU Chapter and Hudson-Bergen Chemical Society; Jeepers, Alumni Hall, poster session 5 p.m., dinner 6 p.m., awards and lecture 7 p.m., $10, free for presenters, reservation necessary by 17 Mon., for reservation and information call 201-692-2338 or email mleonida@fdu.edu.

24 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.

25 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.

25 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Relaxation 101,” Alice Mills, co-director of counseling, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 4468, 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.

25 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.

26 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.

26 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.

27 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Relaxation 101,” 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.

27 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.

27 Thu.; Giovatto Library French Language Table, Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library; Café, Giovatto Library, 1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

27 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.

27 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.

27 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.

29 Sat.; Junior Day, for college-bound high school seniors, families and guests, meet faculty at academic session, attend financial-aid workshop, learn about internships and study-abroad opportunities, discover clubs and student organizations, take student-led campus tour and have lunch at dining hall; Rothman Center, check-in 9:30 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information go to 201-692-7308, email admissions@fdu.edu or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/junior-day/.

30 Sun.; Annual ISHTM Scholarship Gala, celebrating 75th anniversary of FDU and hospitality program and recognizing ongoing contributions of U.S. veterans to University, presented by International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management (ISHTM) students, sponsored by ISHTM; Hennessy Hall, Florham Campus, 1:45–6 p.m., featuring 1940s-era strolling supper, USO canteen with dancing, military memorabilia, silent auction, presentation of donor and scholarship awards, $90 per person pre-registration, $100 at door (door price payable by check only), make checks payable to Fairleigh Dickinson University, mail to Ashley Ferraro, Fairleigh Dickinson University, International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, 1000 River Road, H-DH2-14, Teaneck, NJ 07666, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7271, email ferraroa@fdu.edu or go to http://www.myfdu.net/ishtmgala17.

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