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December 2016

1 Thu.–22 Thu.; 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 Thu.–2 Fri.; Art Exhibit, “Progression,” oil paintings by Susan Sommer; 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.

1 Thu.–9 Fri.; Student Art and Photography Exhibits, “Black Girl Magic,” photographs by Terence McNealy, and “Love Faces,” paintings and drawings by Julian Palacios; 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.

1 Thu.; Giovatto Library English Language Table, Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, and Paul Dunphy, 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.

1 Thu.; Third Annual United Nations Academic Impact J. Michael Adams Lecture and Conversation Series, “Living in a Shrinking World — Sharing Our Future TOGETHER,” Mark Harris, president emeritus, ELS Educational Services and Berlitz; U.N. Headquarters, N.Y.C., 1:15–2:45 p.m., bus leaves from front of Student Union Building at 11:15 a.m., free, registration necessary by 11/22 Tue., to register email full name, email address, ID number (for students only) and campus to shorn@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

1 Thu.; Panel Discussion, “Racism in America,” with Michele Norris, award-winning journalist and former host, “All Things Considered,” and Jason Riley, senior fellow, Manhattan Institute, and columnist, The Wall Street Journal, moderated by Khyati Joshi, education; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 1:30 p.m., free, for FDU community only.

1 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.

1 Tue.; Gentle Yoga Class, open-level class designed for all abilities, 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.

1 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Water on the Moon,” Giridhar Nandikotkur, physics; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshment served, for information call 201-692-2389.

1 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, Panel Discussion, “Racism in America,” panelists Michele Norris, award-winning journalist and former host, “All Things Considered”; Jason Riley, senior fellow, Manhattan Institute, and columnist, The Wall Street Journal; and Morris Dees, co-founder and chief trial counsel, Southern Poverty Law Center, Montgomery, Ala., 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/.

2 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.

3 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/.

4 Sun.–1/20/17 Fri.; Photography Exhibit, “Silence,” works by Eve Stuart; Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. (gallery closed 22 Thu.–1/3/17 Tue. Holiday Break); 4 Sun., Opening Reception, 2–4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2449.

5 Mon.; Business and Beyond, A Day as an FDU Business Major, attend real business class, meet Silberman College dean, participate in hands-on session in Bloomberg Trading Room, learn more about Professional Development Program and obtain information about scholarships; Room 1142, Dickinson Hall, 9 a.m.–1:30 p.m.; Campus Tour follows, free, breakfast and lunch provided, registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/silberman-college/placement-and-outreach/event/.

6 Tue.; Pilates Class, led by student Dennis Rozestwinski, open-level class designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 1–1:45 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

6 Tue.; Holiday Gathering, celebrate the season, socialize and meet new colleagues, contests including “Ugly Sweater” competition, hosted by Provost’s Office and Office of Student Life; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 4–6 p.m., free, light refreshments served, potluck dessert (no nuts please), if contributing to potluck email selection to jdh@fdu.edu by 5 Mon., for information call 201-692-2486 or 201-692-2231, for Metropolitan Campus faculty and staff only.

6 Tue.; Making Your Workouts Better Weekly Series, “No Ifs, Ands or Butts,” Kristina Cordova, graduate assistant, strength/conditioning and Fitness Center, with 15-minute overview and 30-minute workout, presented by Fitness Center; Fitness Center, 4:45 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

6 Tue.; Gentle Yoga Class, open-level class designed for all abilities, 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 Tue.; 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 graduate scholarship opportunities, 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 http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/graduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/graduate-business-information-session/.

7 Wed.; Making Your Workouts Better Weekly Series, “No Ifs, Ands or Butts,” Kristina Cordova, graduate assistant, strength/conditioning and Fitness Center, with 15-minute overview and 30-minute workout, presented by Fitness Center; Fitness Center, 8 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

7 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.

7 Wed.; Pilates Class, led by student Dennis Rozestwinski, open-level class designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:15 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

8 Thu.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know Your Library Databases,” Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction librarian, and Paul Dunphy, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk/Library Instruction Room, 2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

8 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.

8 Thu.; Ronald E. Calissi Memorial Event and Scholarship, share stories about his life and service to the University, donations accepted in his memory to support Petrocelli College student scholarships, hosted by School of Administrative Science; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 4–6 p.m., RSVP necessary, to RSVP call 201-692-7172 or email nienstedt@fdu.edu, make donation checks payable to Richard Reiss, and send to Richard Reiss at Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1000 River Road, H-DH3-17, Teaneck, NJ 07666, for information about Calissi and to donate online go to http://www.myfdu.net/calissi.

8 Thu.; Gentle Yoga Class, open-level class designed for all abilities, 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.

8 Thu.; “The Use of 4-G Android Tablets for Enhanced Patient Activation of Chronic Disease Self-management for Heart Failure,” Judith Kutzleb, DNP’09, nursing; doctor of nursing and vice president, advanced practice professionals, Holy Name Medical Center, Teaneck, N.J., and adjunct clinical faculty, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, N.Y.C.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshment served, for information call 201-692-2389.

10 Sat.; Preview FDU Day, meet faculty at academic session, attend financial-aid workshop, learn about career-focused internships and study-abroad opportunities, discover student clubs and organizations, take student-guided tour and enjoy lunch in dining hall; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, check-in 9:30 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308, email admissions@fdu.edu or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/upcoming-admissions-events/preview-day/.

12 Mon.; Last Day of Classes, Fall Semester.

12 Mon.–16 Fri.; Art Exhibit, “Old and New Ways of Telling Stories,” illustrations by Arthur Rackham, one of leading illustrators from “Golden Age” of British book illustration, curated by Sun Hee Yoon, University College; University College Art Gallery, Room 11, University Hall, Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.; 15 Thu., Opening Reception, 2–4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2801.

12 Mon.; Late Knight Breakfast, sponsored by student life; Dining Hall, Student Union Building, 9 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2152 or email fdumetropogramming@gmail.com, for FDU community only.

13 Tue.–14 Wed.; Reading/Snow Makeup Days.

13 Tue.; TIAA Individual Counseling, sponsored by human resources; Room 3333, Dickinson Hall, 9 a.m.–5 p.m., free, by appointment, for appointment and information call 1-800-732-8353 or go to https://www.tiaa.org/public/support/contact-us/consultations-seminars.

15 Thu.–21 Wed.; Final Examinations.

15 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.

21 Wed.; Semester Ends, 11 p.m.

22 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.

23 Fri.–26 Mon.; Christmas Holiday, campus closed.

27 Tue.–29 Thu.; Campus Closed.

30 Fri.; New Year’s Holiday, campus closed.

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