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April 2018

2 Mon.–30 Mon.; 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.

2 Mon.–13 Fri.; Art Exhibit, “Cultural Salvage,” mixed-media abstracts by Nana Gregory; Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., free.

2 Mon.–5 Thu.; Group Art Exhibit, “Between Woman and Human,” (Part I), works by Alana Macdougall, Jihye Baek and Yasmeen Abdallah; 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.; Pilates Class, led by alumnus Dennis Rozestwinski, MS’17, 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.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Patricia Murray, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 10 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

3 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “You and Your Amazing Brain,” William Maurice, 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 Student Counseling and Psychological Services, 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.; Workshop, “Creating the Works Cited List,” Barbara Morris, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Room 100, Robison Hall Annex, 1:30–3 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Spring 2018 Workshop Schedule, for FDU community only.

4 Wed.; Workshop, “Advanced APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 2–3:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Spring 2018 Workshop Schedule, for FDU community only.

4 Wed.; Silberman College of Business Professional Development Program, “Dining Etiquette and the Art of Communication”; Riverside Café, Alumni Hall, 4 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to Dining and Conversation, for information email cmenniti@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Wed.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk, Giovatto Library, 4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Wed.; Candlelight Vigil, Tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. on 50th anniversary of his death, cosponsored by Bergen County Martin Luther King Birthday Committee, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Committee of Ridgewood and Glen Rock and Bergen County NAACP; Martin Luther King Jr. Monument, Hackensack River Pathway (at Footbridge), FDU Metropolitan Campus, 6 p.m., free, for information call 201-833-9180.

4 Wed.; 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; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, 6–8 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information go to Graduate Business Information Session Registration.

5 Thu.; Workshop, “Basic Grammar,” Rochelle Moskowitz, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 10–11 a.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Spring 2018 Workshop Schedule, for FDU community only.

5 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, You and Your Amazing Brain,” William Maurice, 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 Student Counseling and Psychological Services, for FDU community only.

5 Thu.; Pilates Class, led by alumnus Dennis Rozestwinski, MS’17, 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.; Giovatto Library Italian Language Table, with Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library, and Paul Dunphy, head reference 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.

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.; Bus Trip, New York Islanders vs. New York Rangers Hockey Game, Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5 p.m., $30 faculty and staff, $25 students (ticket sales begin on 3/21 Wed. for students and on 3/22 Thu. for faculty/staff, if tickets still available), must present valid FDU ID to sign up at Information Booth, Student Union Building, for information call 201-692-2231 or email fdumetroprogramming@gmail.com, for FDU community only.

5 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “From Inhibitors to Probes: The Therapeutic Potential of Protein Arginine Deiminases in Autoimmune Diseases,” Venkatesh Nemmara, postdoctoral associate, Thompson Laboratories, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Mass.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

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

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

6 Fri.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

6 Fri.; General Staff Meeting, “Greet, Eat and Meet,” pizza, salad, soft drinks, potluck dessert table; Riverside Café, Alumni Hall, noon–1:30 p.m., free, for FDU faculty and staff only.

7 Sat.; Fourth Annual BAC Alumni Basketball Game, Old School vs. New School, showdown between FDU alumni and FDU students, proceeds benefit Black Alumni Chapter (BAC) scholarship fund, presented by BAC; Rothman Center, 3 p.m., $10, $3 with FDU student ID, for information call 201-692-7013 or email fdualumni@fdu.edu.

9 Mon.–20 Fri.; Priority Registration for Fall Semester 2018.

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

9 Mon.–26 Thu.; Group Art Exhibit, “Between Woman and Human,” (Part II), works by Margaret Tae, Sharon Draghi and Sunhee Yoon, University College; 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.

9 Mon.; Pilates Class, led by alumnus Dennis Rozestwinski, MS’17, 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.

9 Mon.; Transition to College Workshop, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, insider’s guide to making successful transition to college for students with Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) or 504 Plans; Regional Center Office, Fifth Floor, Robison Hall, 7 p.m. (preceded by Regional Center Information Session, 6:30 p.m.), reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 201-692-2716.

9 Mon.; National Library Week, Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Sian Chen, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 9 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

10 Tue.; Campus Safety and Security Training, for faculty and staff, covering Clery Act, anti-harassment and non-discrimination in accordance with Title IX, protecting minors on campus, active-shooter incidents and student-wellness initiatives, sponsored by human resources; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 10–11:30 a.m. or 1–2:30 p.m., free, faculty and staff required to attend one session.

10 Tue.; National Library Week, Celebration of FDU Authors and Artists, recognizing recent publications and artwork by members of FDU community; Welcome Remarks, Robert Vodde, campus executive; Frank Barry Karger, English, Petrocelli College, and chair, Metropolitan Campus Faculty Library Committee; and Nick Agostino, University College and member, Giovatto Library Alumni Advisory Board; Special Recognition of Frank Barry Karger for Outstanding Contribution to Library, Robert Vodde; Presentation of Certificates to Winners of Giovatto Library Reading Challenge, Craig Mourton, deputy campus executive; Faculty Speaker, Chris Rasmussen, history; Student Speakers, Theresa King and Elizabeth White, co-authors, “The Lost Discourse of Climate Change in Hurricane Harvey and Irma,” International Journal of Crisis Communication; Thank You, Kathleen Stein Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library;  Exhibits, alumni relations, The Equinox, Faculty Display Case, FDU Magazine, FDU Press, Giovatto Library Alumni Advisory Board, Knightscapes, Metro Writing Program, Metro Writing Studio, University Players and University Honors Program, sponsored by Metropolitan Campus Faculty Library Committee; Reference Reading Room (second floor, adjacent to Reference Desk), Giovatto Library, 2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

10 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 2245, Dickinson Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to Student Counseling and Psychological Services, for FDU community only.

11 Wed.; 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 and learn about Professional Development Program; Room 2196, Dickinson Hall, 9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., free, breakfast and lunch provided, registration necessary, for registration and information go to Business and Beyond at Metropolitan Campus; Metropolitan Campus Tour, 2 p.m., registration necessary, for registration go to Schedule a Visit to the Metropolitan Campus.

11 Wed.; Grad Salute, graduation clearance/commencement information, videotaping of “Grad Greetings,” honors medals, portraits, caps and gowns, announcements; Riverside Café, Alumni Hall, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2190 or go to Commencement 2018, for FDU community only.

11 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.

11 Wed.; United Nations Pathways Ambassador Forums, “Island Nations in Focus,” Sheila Carey, permanent representative of Commonwealth of The Bahamas to United Nations, in conversation with Jason Scorza, vice provost for academic/international affairs (Metro/Flor) and philosophy/political science, presented by global learning and Metropolitan Campus Executive Office; Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, reception 6 p.m., forum 6:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-7362 or email eleni_mylonas@fdu.edu.

12 Thu.; National Library Week, Library Scavenger Hunt, pick up questionnaire/list form Circulation Desk, sponsored by Metropolitan Campus Faculty Library Committee; Campuswide, 9 a.m.–4 p.m., free, students who complete form can choose small library-related item as prize, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Thu.; Campus Safety and Security Training, for faculty and staff, covering Clery Act, anti-harassment and non-discrimination in accordance with Title IX, protecting minors on campus, active-shooter incidents and student-wellness initiatives, sponsored by human resources; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 10–11:30 a.m. or 1–2:30 p.m., free, faculty and staff required to attend one session.

12 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 (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to Student Counseling and Psychological Services, for FDU community only.

12 Thu.; Pilates Class, led by alumnus Dennis Rozestwinski, MS’17, 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, “Essential Spoken English for International Students,” Paul Caruso, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 2–3:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, limited to 25 participants, for registration email jawagner@fdu.edu, for information go to Spring 2018 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.; Biology Seminar, “Sequential Folding of Bovine Pancreatic Trypsin Inhibitor (BPTI),” Robert Craig, organic 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.; The Gene Barnett Speakers Series, “An Evening with Mat Johnson,” featuring highly acclaimed author Mat Johnson, creative writing, University of Houston; novelist (Loving Day, PYM, Hunting in Harlem and Drop); nonfiction author (The Great Negro Plot); and graphic novelist (Incognegro, Dark Rain and Right Slate); Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 8 p.m.; Question-and-Answer Period and Book Signing follow, books available for purchase and signing, $10 donation, free FDU community with valid ID, doors open at 7:30 p.m., for information call 201-692-7028.

12 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, President Bill Clinton, 42nd president of United States, 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 New Jersey Speakers Series.

15 Sun.; Admitted Students Day, students accepted for fall 2018 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 Metropolitan Campus Admitted Students Day.

15 Sun.; International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management (ISHTM) Annual Scholarship Gala, celebrating pineapple as universal symbol of welcome, prepared by ISHTM students, sponsored by ISHTM; Hennessy Hall, Florham Campus, 2–6 p.m. (arrive no later than 1:45 p.m. at parking lot #2, shuttle service to Hennessy Hall provided), enjoy relaxed and casual outdoor luau-themed strolling supper with seating under big tent, featuring live steel band music, salsa dancing and lessons, wine pull raffle, lessons on carving fruit baskets, silent auction and tricky tray, presentation of donor and scholarship awards, $90 preregistration, $100 at door (door price payable by check only), suggested attire resort wear and sandals (no shorts and tank tops), registration necessary by 4/2 Mon., for registration and information call 201-692-7271, email ferraroa@fdu.edu or go to International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management’s Annual Scholarship Gala.

16 Mon.–5/31 Thu.; Exit 70-A Group Show, “Do Not Enter,” humorous take on Leonia, N.J., traffic rules, featuring abstracts in oil, watercolor, acrylic and photography by town’s artists; Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.; 22 Sun., Opening Reception, 2–4 p.m., free.

16 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.

16 Mon.; Workshop, “Common Essay Patterns,” Helen Kuttner, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 2–3:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Spring 2018 Workshop Schedule, for FDU community only.

16 Mon.; Pilates Class, led by alumnus Dennis Rozestwinski, MS’17, 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.

17 Tue.; Campus Safety and Security Training, for faculty and staff, covering Clery Act, anti-harassment and non-discrimination in accordance with Title IX, protecting minors on campus, active-shooter incidents and student-wellness initiatives, sponsored by human resources; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 10–11:30 a.m. or 1–2:30 p.m., free, faculty and staff required to attend one session.

17 Tue.; Career Research@ the Library, Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, and Dirk Wijnen, senior reference librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk, Giovatto Library, 4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

17 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Mindfulness and Self-Care,” 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 Student Counseling and Psychological Services, for FDU community only.

18 Wed.; School of Nursing Research Day, “Successful Team Building in Health Care”; Keynote Address, “The Relationship Between and Factors Influencing Nurses’ Perceptions of Nurse Manager Caring Behaviors and their Perception of Exposure to Workplace Bullying,” Lynda Olender, executive consultant/nurse researcher, James J. Peters VA Medical Center, Bronx, N. Y., and Distinguished Lecturer in Nursing, Hunter College, City University of New York; Student Presentations, “An Exploration of Emotional Intelligence and the Perioperative Nurse Turnover Rates: A Pilot Study,” Beata Mastalerz, DNP student and senior administrative perioperative director, Lenox Hill Hospital, Northwell Health System”; andAddressing Occupational Stress in Nursing — An EBP Project,” Wendy Neidich, MSN student; Panel Discussion, “There’s No ‘I’ in Teamwork,” panelists executive consultant/nurse researcher, James J. Peters VA Medical Center, Bronx, N. Y., and Distinguished Lecturer in Nursing, Hunter College, City University of New York; Tracy Perron, nursing, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, N.J.; Robert McGrath, psychology; Brian Jernick, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, N.J.; and Taylor Ostrowski, Morristown (N.J.) Medical Center; moderated by Marnie Sperling, nursing, cosponsored by Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society (Epsilon Rho Chapter); Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 4–8 p.m., $25, light dinner/snacks/drinks provided, preregistration preferred but may register at door, for information call 201-692-2520 or email marian@fdu.edu.

18 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.

18 Wed.; Blood Drive and Bone Marrow Donation Registry, sponsored by student health services; Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, 11 a.m.–4 p.m., appointments and walk-ins welcome, free, for information and appointment call 201-692-2437 or email cbtaylor@fdu.edu.

19 Thu.; Workshop, “Basic Grammar,” Rochelle Moskowitz, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m.–noon, free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Spring 2018 Workshop Schedule, for FDU community only.

19 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Mindfulness and Self-Care,” 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 Student Counseling and Psychological Services, for FDU community only.

19 Thu.; Pilates Class, led by alumnus Dennis Rozestwinski, MS’17, 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.; Giovatto Library French Language Table, with 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.

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, “Roles of ESCRT-III Polymers During Endocytosis of Membrane Proteins,” Sudeep Banjade, postdoctoral fellow, Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

19 Thu.; NFRPP Distinguished Lecture Series, Let’s Talk: Immigration, with Katherine Reisner, senior policy adviser/deputy general counsel, New York City Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs; Jeremy Robbins, executive director, New American Economy; and John Gronbeck-Tedesco, American studies, Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah, N.J., presented by Network for Responsible Public Policy, cosponsored by Fairleigh Dickinson University, League of Women Voters® of Northern Valley and League of Women Voters® of Fair Lawn, NJ; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 7:30–9:30 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m., includes question-and-answer period, $10, students with valid student ID free, RSVP in advance at Network for Responsible Public Policy, purchase tickets online at Eventbrite or at door, for information email info@nfrpp.org or go to Network for Responsible Public Policy.

19 Thu.–22 Sun.; Comedy, “Tartuffe,” by Molière, presented by University Players, directed by Athos Vardouniotis, University College; Ratsch Experimental Theatre, Lower Level, University Hall, Thu.–Sat., 8 p.m.; Sun., 2 p.m., $10, $5 FDU community, senior citizens, veterans, military people on active duty and children, for reservation and information email theuniversityplayers@gmail.com.

20 Fri.; 20th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium; “Design and Synthesis of Poly (ADP-ribose) Polymerase Inhibitors,” keynote speaker Tanaji Talele, medicinal chemistry, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, St. John’s University, Queens, N.Y.; Research Presentations, by students and faculty mentors, co-sponsored by School of Natural Sciences, Hudson-Bergen Chemical Society and Sigma Xi Chapter; Riverside Café, Alumni Hall, poster presentation 5 p.m., dinner 6 p.m., awards and lecture 7 p.m., $10, free for presenters, reservation by 4/16 Mon., for reservation and information email mleonida@fdu.edu.

21 Sat.; Junior Day, for college-bound high-school juniors, families and guests, meet faculty and students, explore academic programs, obtain information about scholarships and financial-aid offerings and tour campus; Rothman Center, check-in 9:45 a.m., program 10 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and email admissions@fdu.edu or go to Junior Day.

23 Mon.; Pilates Class, led by alumnus Dennis Rozestwinski, MS’17, 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.

23 Mon.; 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 Graduate Information Session Registration.

24 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 TIAA Consultations and Seminars.

25 Wed.; 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 and learn about Professional Development Program; Room 2196, Dickinson Hall, 9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., free, breakfast and lunch provided, registration necessary, for registration and information go to Business and Beyond at Metropolitan Campus; Metropolitan Campus Tour, 2 p.m., registration necessary, for registration go to Schedule a Visit to the Metropolitan Campus.

25 Wed.; University Honors Program Research Day; Student Presentations, Schwartz Reading Room, Sammartino Room, Reference Reading Room and Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m.–3 p.m., free, for FDU community and guests; Reception and Dinner, Park Ridge Marriott, 300 Brae Blvd., Park Ridge, N.J., reception 5:30 p.m., dinner 6:30 p.m., by invitation only, for information call 201-692-2407 or email honorsprogrammet@fdu.edu.

26 Thu.; Pilates Class, led by alumnus Dennis Rozestwinski, MS’17, 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.; Giovatto Library English Language Table, with Paul Dunphy, head reference 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.

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.; 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.

28 Sat.; Sands of Time 10th Anniversary Celebration; Piano Recital, Gayathri Attiken, associate director, international admissions, Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 7 p.m. (doors open 6:15 p.m.), free, limited seating, email eli@amdurcoaching.com for seat requests, proper attire requested; Post-recital Reception, hosted by President Christopher Capuano, immediately follows, for FDU community and invited guests only.

30 Mon.; Pilates Class, led by alumnus Dennis Rozestwinski, MS’17, 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.

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