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September 2018

3 Mon.; Labor Day Holiday.

4 Tue.–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.

4 Tue.–10/12 Fri.; Art Exhibit, “Place Marks,” paintings by Claire Heimarck; Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.; 30 Sun.; Reception with Chamber Music Concert, “A Musical Feast,” All Seasons Chamber Players, 2–4 p.m., free.

4 Tue.; Information Session, Library Basics, brief tour of library and orientation to online library, Sian Chen, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk/Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

5 Wed.; Academic Convocation, includes Distinguished Faculty and Pillars of FDU awards, “The Synthesis of Arts and Sciences,” keynote speaker Daniel Cassino, political science; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, Florham Campus, 2–4 p.m.; Reception follows, Upper Terrace, Hennessy Hall (rain location: Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall), Florham Campus), free, for information call 201-692-7094 or email nlapp13@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

5 Wed.; Information Session, Library Basics, brief tour of library and orientation to online library, Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk/Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

5 Wed.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 4:30–5:30 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 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.

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.; Biology Seminar, “Writing in the Sciences,” Helen Kuttner, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

6 Thu.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:30 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.; Information Session, Library Basics, brief tour of library and orientation to online library, Michael Liss, evening/weekend librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk/Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 6 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

7 Fri.; Breakfast with HR Supervisor Training Workshop, “Hiring Student Workers — Federal Work Study and Non-federal Work Study,” Julie Friedman, director of payroll, human resources (Metro), and Donna Robertson, University director of career development, for FDU department heads, chairs and supervisors, staff involved in hiring process may attend with supervisor approval, sponsored by human resources; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 9–11 a.m., free, registration necessary, supervisors must submit RSVP for staff attending, for registration and information email Kerryr@fdu.edu.

7 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.

8 Sat.; Information Session, Anthony J. Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies, information about degree and noncredit programs offered in flexible delivery formats, and at times, and in locations convenient for nontraditional students; meet with admissions and registration team to discuss financial aid, transfer-credit policy, schedules and more; Dickinson Hall, 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register and for information call 201-692-2639, email rhague@fdu.edu or go to Petrocelli College Information Session.

10 Mon.; Last Day for New Registrations and Final Drop/Add Changes.

10 Mon.–27 Thu.; Photography Exhibit, “Memories Revisited,” photographs by Florence Penault and Hyewon Park; University College Art Gallery, Room 11, University Hall, Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.; 12 Wed., Opening Reception, 4–6 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2801.

10 Mon.; Information Session, Library Basics, brief tour of library and orientation to online library, Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk/Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 3 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

11 Tue.; Information Session, Library Basics, brief tour of library and orientation to online library, Patricia Murray, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk/Library Instruction Room, Giovatto Library, 10 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

11 Tue.; 9/11 Flag Day Memorial, honoring memory of those lost in September 11, 2001, as well as sacrifices of citizens to protect country, contribute to mural of messages and place flags in memory of loved ones, first responders and armed service members, sponsored by student life; In front of Student Union Building (weather permitting), noon–2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2236 or email jmoses@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

11 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Effective Public Speaking,” Tina Alaimo LoPonte, communication, 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.

12 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 or email bbyrnes@fdu.edu.

12 Wed.; Phone-in Financial Planning Certificate Program Open House; 1 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to CFP Open House Registration, for information call 973-443-8238 or email mmduffy@fdu.edu.

12 Wed.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 4:30–5:30 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.; 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 Lab and learn about Professional Development Program; Room 2245, 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.

13 Thu.; Workshop, “Introduction to MLA Eighth Edition Format,” Yelena Shekhtman, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m.–noon, free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

13 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Effective Public Speaking,” Tina Alaimo LoPonte, communication, 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.

13 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.

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.; Biology Seminar, “How to Build a Résumé That Supports Your Major,” Christine Vitale, career development specialist/Federal Work Study coordinator, career development; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

13 Thu.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:30 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Fri.; Breakfast Seminar, “Doing Business in Canada,” “Welcome and Introduction,” Herbert Ouida, director, Global Enterprise Network, Office of Global Learning, and moderator; “Services Available Through the United States Department of Commerce,” Kyle Wells, country desk officer for Canada, U.S. Department of Commerce; “Think Canada!” Khawar Nasim, deputy consulate general of Canada; “M&T Bank as Your Bank for International Financial Services,” Scott Conrad, vice president international trade finance, M&T Bank; “International Business Services of the State of New Jersey,” Eddy Mayen, director, Office of International Business Development and Protocol, State of New Jersey Department of State Business Action Center; “UPS: Your Logistics Manager,” Luis Morales, international account manager, UPS; and “Sociocultural Considerations When Doing Business in Canada,” Isabella Krysa, management (Van); Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 8:30 a.m.–noon, free, registration necessary, for registration email jteller@fdu.edu, for information go to Doing Business in Canada Breakfast Seminar.

14 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “Welcome,” guided by Jeanette Adams, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 2:45–3:45 p.m., free, limited seating, registration required, for registration call 201-692-2166, for information go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

15 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., campus tour 11 a.m., lunch noon, free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308, email lorena_williams@fdu.edu or go to Visit FDU.

15 Sat.; Bus Trip, Second Annual Bergen Street Fest, Teaneck National Guard Armory, Teaneck, N.J., food and truck entertainment festival featuring gourmet food trucks, live music, vendor marketplace, desserts and more; bus departs Student Union Building Circle at noon (only transportation provided), for information call 201-692-2035.

17 Mon.; Constitution Day 2018, Reference Reading Room, Giovatto Library; Video Presentation, “The Birth of the Constitution: This Is America, Charlie Brown,” 1 p.m., free; Lecture; “Impeachment: Fact & Fiction,” Michael Arnheim, practicing barrister and author, U.S. Constitution for Dummies, 2 p.m., free; Constitution Jeopardy, with Kyle Kattelman, political science, winner receives $100 FDU Bookstore gift card, 2:30 p.m., free; Lecture, “Interpreting the Constitution,” Chris Rasmussen, history, 3:30 p.m.; Information Table, Voter Registration and Vote by Mail, sponsored by Andrew Goodman Foundation’s Vote Everywhere, free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

18 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.

18 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Balancing School, Work and Life,” 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.

19 Wed.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 4:30–5:30 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, “Introduction to APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 8:30–10 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

20 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Balancing School, Work and Life,” 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.

20 Thu.; Giovatto Library English Language Table, with Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library, and 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.

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.; Biology Seminar, “Chemoreception: Taste and Smell,” Stephen Herman, University College; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

20 Thu.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:30 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.; 28th Annual Bergen County College Night, featuring representatives from more than 200 two-year and four-year colleges, nursing schools, business schools and trade schools, sponsored by Bergen County Directors of Guidance in association with Fairleigh Dickinson University; Rothman Center, 6–9 p.m.; preceded by Regional Center for Learning Disabilities Information Session, Room 1152, Dickinson Hall, 5:30 p.m., for information about Bergen County College Night go to College Fair Guide, for Regional Center information session call 201-692-2716 or email bbyrnes@fdu.edu.

21 Fri.; Metropolitan Campus Family Weekend 2018, Volleyball Game, Knights vs. LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds; Rothman Center, 5 p.m., free, for information email jmoses@fdu.edu or jdh@fdu.edu.

22 Sat.; Metropolitan Campus Family Weekend 2018; Family Weekend Check-in, Commencement Green, 10:30 a.m.; Breakfast, Riverside Café, Alumni Hall, 11 a.m., costs vary; Family Weekend Festival, food, games and inflatables, FDU showcases and entertainment, Commencement Green, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.; Family Weekend BBQ, all-you-can-eat BBQ, Commencement Green, noon–3 p.m., $5, children under 5 eat free; Car Decorating Contest, judging at North Lot, 1 p.m.; Paint and Snack, Riverside Café, Alumni Hall, 2–4 p.m., free; Volleyball Game, Knights vs. St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers, Rothman Center, 4 p.m., free; FDU Feast of Lights, enjoy good food, company and oldies music by WFDU-FM Retro Radio, Food and Beverage Garden, behind Dickinson Hall, 4–8:30 p.m., free; Think Fast Game Show, Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 7 p.m., free, for information email jmoses@fdu.edu or jdh@fdu.edu.

22 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., campus tour 11 a.m., lunch noon, free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308, email lorena_williams@fdu.edu or go to Visit FDU.

23 Sun.; Metropolitan Campus Family Weekend 2018; Brunch, Dining Hall, Student Union Building, $9; Family Fun Day, giant games, music bingo and karaoke, Knight Club, Student Union Building, 1–3 p.m., free; Men’s Soccer Game, Knights vs. Yale Bulldogs, Soccer Field, 3 p.m., free; Dinner, Dining Hall, Student Union Building, 4:30 p.m., $10.50, for information email jmoses@fdu.edu or jdh@fdu.edu.

24 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.

25 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Relaxation 101,” Alice Mills, co-director of counseling service, 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.

26 Wed.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 4:30–5:30 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.; 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 call 201-692-2454, email grad@fdu.edu or go to Graduate Business Information Session Registration.

27 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Relaxation 101,” Alice Mills, co-director of counseling service, 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.

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.; Biology Seminar, “Polymeric Rheology Modifiers as Delivery Systems,” Joseph Albanese, regional sales manager, Sytheon Ltd., Boonton, N.J., and past chair and Area I director, New York Chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

27 Thu.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:30 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.; Silberman College 50th Anniversary Gala; Keynote Address, 2018 Governor Brendan T. Byrne Lecture on Courage and Ethics in Government, New Jersey Gov. Philip Murphy; Inaugural Buddy Silberman Award for Social Change, presented to JP Morgan Chase & Co.; Alumni Hall of Fame Event, recognizing and honoring individuals who represent best of Buddy Silberman’s vision in social change, changing lives and innovation, with honorees Rich Geraffo, MBA’90 (Ruth), executive vice president, North America Technology Division, Oracle Corporation; Michele Logan, MBA’96 (Flor), executive chairman, CompoSure, LLC; Richard Sweeney, MBA’86 (Ruth), retired co-founder, Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.; and Thomas Timko, BS’91 (Flor), vice president, global business services, controller and chief accounting officer, General Motors; mistress of ceremonies, Brenda Blackmon, BA’01, MPA’13 (Metro), Emmy Award-winning TV journalist and FDU trustee; The Pierre Hotel, Two East 61st Street at Fifth Avenue, N.Y.C., cocktail reception 6:30 p.m., dinner and awards presentation 7 p.m., live and silent auctions follow, individual tickets $500, sponsorship opportunities available, make checks payable to FDU Silberman College of Business, and mail to Dean Andrew J. Rosman, FDU, Silberman College of Business, 50th Anniversary, 1000 River Road, H-DH2-11, Teaneck, NJ 07666-1914; RSVP necessary, RSVP by 8/31 Fri., to RSVP and for information go to Silberman College of Business 50th Anniversary Gala, call 212-213-1166 or email events@carlacapone.com.

27 Thu.; Workshop, “Essential Spoken English for International Students,” Paul Caruso, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 7:30–8:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only, for FDU community only.

28 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., free, limited seating, registration required, for registration call 201-692-2166, for information go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

30 Sun.; Artist’s Reception and Chamber Music Concert; Artist’s Reception, “Place Marks” Exhibit, paintings by Claire Heimarck, Edward Williams Hall, 2–4 p.m.; Chamber Music Concert, “A Musical Feast,” All Seasons Chamber Players, Auditorium, Edward Williams Hall, 3 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-7028.

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