Metro Winter Calendar

Metropolitan Campus This Month

March 2017

1 Wed.–31 Fri.; 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 Wed.–4/14 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.; 26 Sun., Reception and Chamber Music Concert, with All Seasons Chamber Players, 2–4:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2449.

1 Wed.; FDU Art Faculty Exhibition 2017; 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 Wed.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the FDU Online Library,” Patricia Murray, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk, Giovatto Library, 10 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

1 Wed.; Workshop, “Introduction to APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; 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.

1 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.

1 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.

1 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.

1 Wed.; Workshop, “Advanced APA Format,” Barbara Morris, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 8:30–10 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.

2 Thu.; Workshop, “Is It Legit — Evaluating Sources Online,” Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m.–12:30 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.

2 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “How to Approach Your Professor for Help,” Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library, 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 http://www.fdu.edu/s-caps, for FDU community only.

2 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.

2 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.

2 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.

2 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.

2 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Developmental Exposure to Bisphenol Analogs Induced Multigenerational Reproductive Toxicity in Caenorhabditis elegans,” Maria Agapito, biology, Saint Peter’s University, Jersey City, N.J.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

2 Thu.; Women’s History Month Reception, sponsored by student life; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 9–10 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2231, for FDU community only.

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

3 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.

4 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 or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/visit/weekend-visit-metro/.

6 Mon.–22 Wed.; Art Exhibits; “Velocity of Minds,” installation work and drawings on tracing paper and fans by Kwantaeck Park; “The World We Live In,” oil paintings on canvas by Jong Henry Kim; University College Art Gallery, Room 11, University Hall, Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (gallery closed 16 Thu.–17 Fri. for Spring Recess); 9 Thu.; Opening Reception, 3:30–7:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2801.

6 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.

6 Mon.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the FDU Online Library,” Sian Chen, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk, Giovatto Library, 7 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

6 Mon.; Discussion, “What Lies Beneath the Skin,” issues women face daily, sponsored by Nubian Ladies Making Vital Progress; Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, 9–11 p.m., free, for information email nubianladies@gmail.com, for FDU community only.

7 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.

7 Tue.; Food for Thought: Lunch @ the Library, “Contemporary China,” Sian Chen, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, 1 p.m., free, bring lunch, dessert and coffee provided, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

7 Tue.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the FDU Online Library,” Paul Dunphy, head research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk, Giovatto Library, 2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

7 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Organized Students = Successful Students,” 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.

7 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.

7 Tue.; Workshop, “Writing the Undergraduate Thesis,” Paul Caruso, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Instruction Room 4, Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 6–7:30 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.

8 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 2245, Second Floor, Dickinson Hall, 9 a.m.–1:30 p.m.; Campus Tour, 2 p.m., free, breakfast and lunch provided, registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/silberman-college/placement-and-outreach/event2/.

8 Wed.; Discover Your Major Day, Nursing, learn basic nursing skills through hands-on activities; tour state-of-the-art classroom and laboratory facilities; learn how to take vital signs, calculate body mass index and more with simulated patients; and enjoy lunch with faculty and students, sponsored by undergraduate admissions; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, check-in 9:30 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/.

8 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.

8 Wed.; Major Madness, choose majors or minors; discover job opportunities in specific majors; explore interests, skills and values; learn about study-abroad offerings, Wroxton College, QUEST and student clubs/organizations, sponsored by Center for Academic Student Services, Lobby, Student Union Building, noon–2 p.m., free, enjoy food, raffles and play games with athletics for prizes, for information call 201-692-2339, for FDU community only.

8 Wed.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the FDU Online Library,” Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction 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.

8 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.

8 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.

8 Wed.; Undergraduate Adult Information Session; Admissions Presentation Room (Room 1171, across from Dickinson Hall Café), Dickinson Hall, 6:30–7:30 p.m., RSVP necessary, to RSVP and for information call 201-692-2251, email achieve@fdu.edu or go to http://view2.fdu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-adult-admissions/info-session-rsvp/.

8 Wed.; Workshop, “How to Write a Master’s Thesis,” Paul Caruso, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 8:30–10:30 p.m., limited seating, 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.

9 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Organized Students = Successful Students,” 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 http://www.fdu.edu/s-caps, for FDU community only.

9 Thu.; Midday Movie Series, “1984,” based on George Orwell’s novel of same name, sponsored by student life; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2231, for FDU community only.

9 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.

9 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.

9 Thu.; Workshop, “Writing the Undergraduate Thesis,” Paul Caruso, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 2:30–4 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.

9 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.

9 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.

9 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Stroke and the Role of the Pharmacist,” Daniel Sievers, PharmD’16 (Flor),and and Veronica Feltrin, PharmD’16, MHS’16 (Flor), pharmacy resident, Valley Health System; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

9 Thu.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the FDU Online Library,” 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.

10 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “Women’s History 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.

13 Mon.–18 Sat.; Spring Recess.

15 Wed.; Online Registration for Summer 2017 Sessions Opens.

15 Wed.; 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.

20 Mon.; Classes resume, 8 a.m.

20 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.

20 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.

21 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.

21 Tue.; Library Research Clinic, “Media Literacy — Or How to Recognize Fake News,” Paul Dunphy, head research/instruction librarian, and Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction 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.

21 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Mindfulness, Meditation and Self-care in the Workplace,” 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.

21 Tue.; Bus Trip, New Jersey Devils vs. New York Rangers Hockey Game, Prudential Center, Newark, N.J.; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5 p.m., $25 faculty and staff, $20 students (ticket sales begin 6 Mon. for students, 7 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.

21 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.

22 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.

22 Wed.; Wroxton Tea and Interest Meeting, Nicholas Baldwin, dean, Wroxton College, and Brian Swanzey, director of study abroad (Flor); Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, 2 p.m., free, light refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

22 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.

22 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.

23 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Mindfulness, Meditation and Self-care in the Workplace,” 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 http://www.fdu.edu/s-caps, for FDU community only.

23 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.

23 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.

23 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 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.

23 Thu.; Gerhard Haas Memorial Lecture, “Molecular Mechanisms Involved in Bloom Dynamics of the Florida Red Tide Dinoflagellate, Karenia brevis,” Emily Monroe, biology, William Paterson University, Wayne, N.J.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

23 Thu.; Panel Discussion, “Cleaner, Brighter, Healthier Energy Projects at Work,” Charles Komanoff, co-founder/director, Carbon Tax Center; Gavin Schmidt, climatologist, climate modeler and director, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, and co-founder, RealClimate blog; Hrisa Gatzoulis, senior project manager, Jones Lang LaSalle; John Schwartz, science writer, The New York Times; and Dan Sosland, president, Acadia Center; presented by Network for Responsible Public Policy, co-sponsored by Institute for Sustainable Enterprise and Ridgewood (N.J.) High School; Campus Center, Ridgewood High School, 627 E. Ridgewood Avenue, Ridgewood, N.J., 7:30–9:30 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m., includes question-and-answer period, free, optional tax-deductible donation $10, limited seating, preregistration necessary, for preregistration and information email info@nfrpp.org or go to http://www.nfrpp.org.

23 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, Ted Koppel, broadcast journalist and former anchor of ABC’s “Nightline,” 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/.

24 Fri.; International Bazaar, information about study-abroad and global-learning opportunities on and off-campus; Jeepers, Alumni Hall, 2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-7362 or email sarahpalmer@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

24 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “Celebrating Spring,” 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.

25 Sat.; Midterm Progress Reporting Closes.

26 Sun.; Artist’s Reception and Chamber Music Concert; Artist’s Reception, “AGAINST THE GRAIN: then and now” Exhibit, oil paintings by Diana Soorikian, Petrocelli College and curator, Edward Williams Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, 2–4:30 p.m.; Chamber Music Concert, “Rome, Vienna and Beyond,” All Seasons Chamber Players, Auditorium, Edward Williams Hall, 3 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2449 or 201-692-7028.

27 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.

28 Tue.; Stress LESS Week, Stress LESS Fair, information on stress, stress management, financial and mental health issues that impact well-being, fitness, nutrition, crafts and other fun activities; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, for FDU community only.

28 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.

28 Tue.; Stress LESS Week, Personal Development Workshop, “Stress Busters,” William Maurice, 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.

28 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.

28 Tue.; Gene Barnett Speaker Series, “An Evening with Richard Russo,” in celebration of Gene Barnett Speaker Series’ 40th anniversary, featuring Richard Russo, Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and screenwriter, Empire Falls, Everybody’s Fool, collection of short stories and memoir; 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 IDs, doors open at 7:30 p.m., for information call 201-692-7028.

29 Wed.–4/14 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.; 29 Wed.; Opening Reception, 3–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2801.

29 Wed.; Stress LESS Week, Find Your Inner Child, information on stress and stress management, crafts and other fun activities; Lobby, Student Union Building, noon–2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, for FDU community only.

29 Wed.; Career Expo 2017; Rothman Center, 3:30–5:50 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2193, for FDU students and alumni only.

29 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.

29 Wed.; Bus Trip, Broadway Show, “A Bronx Tale”; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5 p.m., $25 faculty and staff, $20 students (ticket sales begin 1 Wed. for students, 2 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.

29 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.

30 Thu.; Workshop, “Basic Grammar,” Patti Miller, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Instruction Room 3, 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.

30 Thu.; Stress LESS Week, Personal Development Workshop, “Stress Busters,” 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 http://www.fdu.edu/s-caps, for FDU community only.

30 Thu.; Midday Movie Series, “On the Road,” based on Jack Kerouac’s novel of same name, sponsored by student life; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, noon–2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2231, for FDU community only.

30 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.

30 Thu.; Workshop, “Introduction to APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; 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.

30 Thu.; Stress LESS Week, 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.

30 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.

30 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Paved with Good Intentions: Drug Discovery and Nicotinic Acid Receptor,” Robert Aslanian, chemistry, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, N.J.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

30 Thu.; 4+1 Combined Degree Programs Information Session, for FDU students in second or third year of study who are eligible based on grade point ratio, information on how to earn master’s degree with additional year at significant savings; overview of programs, eligibility and admissions requirements; Admissions Presentation Room (Room 1171, across from Dickinson Hall Cafe), Dickinson Hall, 5:30–7 p.m., free, pizza and refreshments served, registration necessary, for registration and information go to http://www.fdu.edu/grad or call 201-692-2554.

30 Thu.; Workshop, “Advanced APA Format,” Barbara Morris, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 8:30–10 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.

31 Fri.; Breakfast with HR Supervisor Training Workshop, “Discussion of the Contract Review, Purchase Order and Check Request Processes,” with representatives from Office of General Counsel, Risk Management and Finance, for FDU department heads, chairs, supervisors, administrative assistants, secretaries or other staff members involved in process, sponsored by human resources; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 9–11 a.m., free, registration necessary by 3 Fri., for registration and information email Kerryr@fdu.edu.

31 Fri.; Breakfast Seminar, “Doing Business in China,” “Welcome and Introduction,” Herbert Ouida, director, Global Enterprise Network, Office of Global Learning, and moderator; “Services Available Through the United States Department of Commerce,” Jing Liu, international trade specialist, U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration; “China is Open to Trade and Investment Opportunities,” Zhou Shan Qing, Economic and Commercial Counselor, Ministry of Commerce, The People’s Republic of China in New York; “State of New Jersey’s Export Assistance Program and Trade and Investment Activities with China,” Jean Chang, international business advocate, New Jersey Department of State, Business Action Center; “Presentation on Grant Received from Washington to Help U.S. Green Technology Companies Export to China,” Yuhong Jiang, co-founder, U.S.-China Environmental Education Foundation; “Introduction of Provincial Commerce Representatives”; “Example of Chinese Company Operating in New Jersey”; “International Vitamin Corporation (IVC): Business Experience in China,” Richard Connor, Executive Vice President, Research and Development, Quality and Regulatory Affairs; “UPS as Your Logistics Partner,” Natalie Kozik, international account manager, UPS; and “Kompass Directories: Your Source for Qualifying International Partners,” Rufiya Blank, vice president-new business development, Kompass North America, sponsored by U.S. Small Business Administration, New Jersey Business Action Center, UPS and Kompass North America; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 9 a.m.–noon, free, registration necessary, for registration email  jteller@fdu.edu, for information go to http://view2.fdu.edu/global-education/global-enterprise-network/doing-business-in-china-2017/.

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