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Metropolitan Campus This Month

May 2016

2 Mon.–26 Thu.; Art Exhibit, “Suburban Eyes,” paintings by Ron Erickson; Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.; 14 Sat.; Reception, 2–4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2449.

2 Mon.–12 Thu.; Graduating Students Group Art Exhibit, featuring mixed media works by Alan Miller, Courtney Slye, Kimberlie Suarez and Skye Tiller; University College Art Gallery, Room 11, University Hall, Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.; 5 Thu.; Reception, 3–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2801.

2 Mon.; Jeopardy (Board Game) @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

2 Mon.; Presentation, “Can We Save Youth Sports? How to Reverse the Decline in Youth Sports,” presented by AT PEAK in collaboration with Anthony J. Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies; Room 1127, Continuing Education Suite 1134, 5:30–7 p.m., free, attendees receive free team version of AT PEAK fitness app, RSVP necessary, to RSVP and for information call 201-692-6522 or email calissi@fdu.edu.

2 Mon.; Zumba® Class, combines Latin, international and hip-hop music with dance and aerobics, led by Niyati Reddy, graduate student and Zumba instructor, no experience necessary, open-level class designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 8:30–9:30 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.; Scrabble @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

3 Tue.; Yoga Class, fresh approach to yoga, combines technical precision of Astanga and Iyengar yogas with subtle dimensions of Kundalini Awakening, no experience necessary, open-level class designed for all abilities, bring own 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 Tue.; Pilates Class, series of mat exercises designed to tone body, improve flexibility and posture and enhance mental awareness, led by Dennis Rozestwinski, undergraduate student, no experience necessary, open-level class designed for all abilities, bring own yoga mat, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 8:30–9:30 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.; 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.; Chess @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Wed.; Holocaust Remembrance Day, guest speaker Miriam Gluzman, Holocaust survivor and grandmother of student Nikki Marks, sponsored by FDU Hillel; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 1 p.m., Q&A follows, free, bagel brunch served, for information call 973-885-3433 or email Talia@HillelNNJ.org.

4 Wed.; Zumba® Class, combines Latin, international and hip-hop music with dance and aerobics, led by Niyati Reddy, graduate student and Zumba instructor, no experience necessary, open-level class designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 8:30–9:30 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.; Coloring Books @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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.; 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.

6 Fri.; Breakfast Seminar, “Doing Business in Mexico,” “Welcome and Introduction,” Herbert Ouida, director, Global Enterprise Network, Office of Global Learning, and moderator; “Mexico Is Open for Business,” Francisco Tovar, consul for economic affairs, Consulate General of Mexico in New York; “Services Available Through the United States Department of Commerce,” Shawn Ricks, senior policy adviser, special projects and research, global markets, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce; “Services Available Through the State of New Jersey,” Eddy Mayen, director, Office of International Trade, New Jersey Department of State; “UPS as Your International Logistics Partner,” speaker to be determined; and “TD Bank as a Full-service International Bank,” Charles Dugan, vice president, TD Bank, co-sponsored by global learning, TD Bank, Export New Jersey, UPS, New Jersey Business Action Center and U.S. Small Business Administration; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 8:30 a.m.–noon, $35, $10 non-FDU students (valid student ID required), free FDU community, continental breakfast served, reservation necessary, for reservation email shorn@fdu.edu or houida@fdu.edu, for information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/global-education/global-enterprise-network/doing-business-in-mexico-2016/.

6 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 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “Take Me Out to the Ballgame,” guided by Jeanette Adams, University College, and Deb Maclean, professional 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.; Last Day of Classes, Spring Semester.

9 Mon.–14 Sat.; Final Examinations.

9 Mon.; Jeopardy (Board Game) @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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

10 Tue.; Scrabble @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

10 Tue.; Retirement Celebration for President Drucker; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 4–6 p.m., free, to express warm wishes to President Drucker go to http://www.fdu.edu/drucker, for information call 201-692-7100 or email donna479_wilson@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

11 Wed.; Chess @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 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.

12 Thu.; Coloring Books @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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.

13 Fri.; Supervisor Training Workshop, “Understanding the Performance Evaluation and Progressive Discipline Process,” sponsored by human resources; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 9–11 a.m., free, RSVP necessary by 10 Tue., to RSVP and for information email pamiller@fdu.edu, for FDU department heads, chairs and supervisors only.

14 Sat.; Semester Ends, 11 p.m.

16 Mon.; Jeopardy (Board Game) @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

16 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 Mon.; Financial Planning Certificate Program Open House; Room 1129, Dickinson Hall, 6–8 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8990 or email fp@fdu.edu.

17 Tue.; Fairleigh Dickinson University 73rd 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 Tue.; Scrabble @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

18 Wed.; Year-end Campus Meeting, for Metropolitan Campus faculty and staff, sponsored by Provost’s Office; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 10 a.m.–noon, free, for information call 201-692-2486.

18 Wed.; Chess @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–9:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

18 Wed.; Graduate Business Information Session, obtain information on MBA and MS programs, including MS in supply chain management; meet with admissions and academic advisers; learn about GMAT waiver option for eligible students and information on graduate scholarship opportunities, co-sponsored by graduate admissions and Silberman College of Business; Admissions Presentation Room, Ground 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/.

19 Thu.; Fourth Annual Conference for Women in Nonprofit Leadership, “Making an Impact in a Changing World”; 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 Peg Wright, founder and CEO, The Center for Great Expectations, Inc.; Morning Speakers, Monica Smith, founder and CEO, MarketSmith, Inc. (“Bono was Right: It’s Really Hard to Get People to Think About Something That is Number 345 on Their List”); and Ruth Sherman, recognized authority on speech and interpersonal communication (“Command Any Room”); Panel Discussion, “Trends in Philanthropy,” panelists Irene Cooper-Basch, executive officer, Victoria Foundation; Etta Rudolf Denk, senior vice president, Bank of America; Bridget Murphy, chief philanthropy officer, VNA Health Group; and Toni Pergolin, president and chief executive officer, Bancroft; facilitated by Vicki Bixel, president, Semple Bixel Associates; Afternoon Speaker, Alfa Demmellash, chief executive officer, Rising Tide Capital (“Community — The Heart of Social Impact in a Changing World”); Closing Speaker, Karen Kessler, president, Evergreen Partners (“Stand Up, Stand Out and Take Stock”), sponsored by FDU’s Center for Excellence; Wyndham-Hamilton Park Hotel and Conference Center, 175 Park Avenue, Florham Park, N.J., 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m., $135 with registration before May 1, $150 registration thereafter, includes breakfast and lunch, all major credit cards accepted, mail checks to Fairleigh Dickinson University, Continuing Education, 1000 River Road, H-DH1-02, Teaneck, NJ 07666, registration necessary, for registration go to http://conta.cc/215qZfz, for information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/continuing-education/centers-and-institutes/center-for-excellence/events/cfe-womens-conference/.

19 Thu.; Coloring Books @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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.; Presentation, “Transition to College and Beyond for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder,” for students, families, educators and providers, hosted by Metropolitan Campus COMPASS (Community Promoting Academic and Social Success) Program; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 4–6 p.m., free, coffee and refreshments provided, registration necessary by 15 Sun., for registration call 201-692-2645, ext. 413 (leave message with name and number of attendees).

21 Sat.; Explore Day — Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, check-in 9:45 a.m., presentation 10 a.m., tour follows, lunch noon, free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/visit/weekend-visit-metro/.

23 Mon.–7/2 Sat.; Summer Session I.

23 Mon.; Jeopardy (Board Game) @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–9:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

24 Tue.; Scrabble @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–9:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

24 Tue.; Paralegal Studies Program Open House, program approved by American Bar Association; Monmouth County Graduate Center, 1 Main Street, Suite 116, Eatontown, N.J., 6 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8690 or email paralegal@fdu.edu.

24 Tue.; Presentation, “An Update on Wall Street Today,” William Cohan, journalist and best-selling author, House of Cards: A Tale of Hubris and Wretched Excess on Wall Street and The Last Tycoons: The Secret History of Lazard Frères & Co., and Christine Cumming, former first vice president and chief operating officer, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, presented by North Jersey Public Policy Network and Institute for Sustainable Enterprise/Center for Human Resource Management Studies; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 7:30–9:30 p.m., includes question-and-answer period, free, optional tax-deductible donation $10, preregistration necessary, for preregistration and information email info@njppn.org or go to http://www.njppn.org.

25 Wed.; Chess @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–9:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

25 Wed.; Paralegal Studies Program Open House; Dickinson Hall, 6 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8690 or email paralegal@fdu.edu.

26 Thu.; Coloring Books @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–10:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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.

27 Fri.; Memorial Day Holiday.

30 Mon.; Memorial Day Holiday.

31 Tue.; Scrabble @ Giovatto; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m. and 6:30–9:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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