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March 2019

1 Fri.–8 Fri.; Exhibit, “Warhol at the Whitney and at Florham,” books and ephemera; Reference Room, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, Mon.–Thu., 8:30 a.m.–11 p.m.; Fri., 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sun., 2–10 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8516.

1 Fri.–31 Sun.; Exhibit, “Women’s Empowerment,” books and ephemera; Library Entrance, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, Mon.–Thu., 8:30 a.m.–11 p.m.; Fri., 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sun., 2–10 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8516.

1 Fri.–4 Mon.; Barn Theater Production, “In Real Life,” two students in a completely virtual world try to connect with the real world, written and directed by Stacie Lents, theater and director of acting; set design by John Ehrenberg, theater production manager, School of the Arts; and lighting design by David Landau, film; presented by School of the Arts; Barn Theater, Fri., 1 p.m. (Preview Matinee And Talk Back) and 7 p.m.; Sat., 2:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.; Sun., 2:30 p.m. (Special Understudy Performance) and 8 p.m.; and Mon., 7 p.m. and 10 p.m., $15, $10 senior citizens 65+, $5 FDU community/students, cash payments only, payment due upon arrival, for ticket reservations email fdubarntix@gmail.com, for information call 973-443-8467 or go to 2018–2019 Season at the Barn Theater.

2 Sat.; Explore Day — Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Admissions Office, Rothman Building, 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 973-443-8900, email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu or go to Visit FDU.

2 Sat.; Discover Your Major Day, School of the Arts: Animation, Creative Writing, Graphic Design, speak with published faculty members about their works and classes they teach, learn about WAMFest: The Words and Music Festival, tour campus and have lunch with students and faculty, sponsored by admissions; Dreyfuss Building, check-in 10:30 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8900, email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu or go to Discover Your Major Day – School of the Arts.

2 Sat.; FDUFilm One-day Conference 2019, for prospective students and parents, featuring keynote speakers Dana Glazer, writer/director of documentary films and “Intermezzo” and FDUFilm adjunct professor; and Scott Rosenfelt, producer of films such as “Home Alone,” “Smoke Signals” and “Mystic Pizza”; screening of deleted scenes from “A Case of Blue,” a feature film by Glazer and Rosenfelt; and Q&A with conference attendees; Registration/Check-in, Lobby, Dreyfuss Building, 10:30 a.m.; Program, Room 125, Dreyfuss Building, 11 a.m., free, reservation necessary, for reservation and information go to FDUFilm One-Day Conference 2019 or email aimeemessina@fdu.edu or libovh@fdu.edu.

4 Mon.–28 Thu.; Writing and Visual Express (WaVE) Exhibit, “Seeking Humanity in America’s Prisons: A WaVE Exhibit of Art, Writing and Activism,” student writing and art exhibition created through collaboration between honors writing and graphic design classes focusing on themes from Jimmy Santiago Baca’s memoir A Place to Stand and addressing topics such as relationship between literacy and poverty and intersection between race, immigration and incarceration, co-sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences, graphic design program, Florham College Writing Program and Campus Executive’s Office; WaVE Exhibit Area, College Writing Office (Suite 222, Upper Balcony), Monninger Center for Learning and Research, Mon.–Thu., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8710 or email sharon_brueno@fdu.edu.

4 Mon.; University Woman, Conversations About Life and Work, sponsored by Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center, 3:30–5 p.m., includes question-and-answer period, free, for information call 973-443-8682 or email kati05@fdu.edu.

4 Mon.; LEAD NOW Gender Equality Advocate Workshop, “Taking Action: Advocacy and Bystander Intervention,” led by Morris CARES, sponsored by Dean of Students Office and Morris CARES; Wroxton Room, Santoloci Student Center, 8:30–9:30 p.m., free, attend five workshops and receive Certificate of Completion, priority points and LEAD NOW T-shirt, for information email azavedo@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

5 Tue.; TIAA Individual Counseling, sponsored by human resources; Fritz Lounge, Second Floor, Hennessy 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.

5 Tue.; 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, learn about Professional Development Program and obtain information about scholarships; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy 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 Florham Campus; Florham Campus Tour, 2 p.m., registration necessary, for registration go to Schedule a Visit to the Florham Campus.

5 Tue.; Discussion, “The Faces of Our Workforce: Diversity and Inclusion Success Strategies,” featuring Chantal Mastroianni, New York group talent development manager, Enterprise Holdings; Elaine Katz, senior vice president, grants and communication, Kessler Foundation; Alethea Batts, vice president, learning and organization development, Lakeland Bank; Michele Siekerka, president and CEO, New Jersey Business and Industry Association (NJBIA); Barbara Short, chief diversity officer, PSEG, and executive director, PSEG Foundation; Sgt. Maj. Jennifer Long (ret.) and FDU alumna; and Lance LaVergne, senior vice president, enterprise talent acquisition strategy and practice, Wells Fargo, sponsored by FDU and NJBIA; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 11 a.m.–2 p.m., free, light meal served, preregistration required, space limited, to preregister and for information go to The Faces of Our Workforce.

6 Wed.; Family Business Forum, Panel Discussion, “Succession Planning,” sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 8 a.m., $75 non-Family Business Forum members, new family-owned businesses receive one complimentary forum, no cost to Family Business Forum members, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8842 or email srslavin@fdu.edu.

7 Thu.; United Nations Briefing and Tour, “Gender Equality,” sponsored by global learning; United Nations Headquarters, N.Y.C., 7:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m., transportation provided, limited seating, registration required, for registration go to United Nations Trip, to reserve seat and for information call 201-692-7362 or email ferraroa@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

7 Thu.; Information Session, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, for parents and prospective students; Sullivan Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 7 p.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8981.

11 Mon.–16 Fri.; Spring Recess.

11 Mon.–31 Sun.; Exhibit, “Florham at 60,” archival photos, Florham books, including Remaking Florham; Reference Room, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, Mon.–Thu., 8:30 a.m.–11 p.m.; Fri., 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sun., 2–10 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8516.

12 Tue.; Discover Your Major Day, Nursing, work with simulated patients (take vital signs, calculate body mass index and more); learn about nursing students’ clinical experiences; tour state-of-the-art classrooms and laboratory facilities; and have lunch with students and faculty, sponsored by admissions; School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 230 Park Avenue, Florham Park, N.J., check-in 9:30 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8900, email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu or go to Discover Your Major Day – Nursing.

15 Fri.; Online Registration for Summer 2019 Sessions Open.

18 Mon.; Classes Resume, 8 a.m.

18 Mon.; LEAD NOW Gender Equality Advocate Workshop, “Reconstruction: Creating Pro-Social Media Alternatives,” led by Morris CARES, sponsored by Dean of Students Office and Morris CARES; Wroxton Room, Santoloci Student Center, 8:30–9:30 p.m., free, attend five workshops and receive Certificate of Completion, priority points and LEAD NOW T-shirt, for information email azavedo@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

20 Wed.; Pet Therapy, sponsored by counseling and psychological services; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 1–2 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8740 or email skoempel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

20 Wed.; Metacognitive Strategies Workshop, overview of reading, studying and organizing strategies to assist students in their college careers, presented by Regional Center for Learning Disabilities; Sullivan Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 7 p.m., preceded by Regional Center for Learning Disabilities Information Session 6:30 p.m., free, RSVP necessary, to RSVP and for information call 973-443-8981.

23 Sat.; Midterm Progress Reporting Closes.

23 Sat.; Explore Day — Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Admissions Office, Rothman Building, 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 973-443-8900, email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu or go to Visit FDU.

23 Sat.; Wroxton College Reception, join Wroxton College Dean Nicholas Baldwin, classmates and friends to celebrate Wroxton Experience; Stout Grand Central, 60 East 41st Street, N.Y.C., $30 includes beer, wine, soda and small bites, cash bar available for additional cocktails, for alumni and friends 21 and over, registration necessary by 3/20 Wed., space limited, to register and for information go to Wroxton College Reception.

27 Wed.; 2019 FDUPitch Business Idea Competition, open to all FDU undergraduate and graduate students, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 3–5:30 p.m., prizes include $1,500 for first place, $500 for second place and $250 for third place, winning team competes in intercollegiate UPitch NJ Competition on April 26 at Seton Hall University, South Orange, N.J., for information go to 2019 FDUPitch Business Idea Competition, for inquiries call 973-443-8842 or email srslavin@fdu.edu.

27 Wed.–31 Sun.; 4/4 Thu.–4/7 Sun.; Main Stage Production, “The Full Monty,” by Terence McNally, music and lyrics by David Yazbek; directed by Stephen Hollis, theater and director, theater arts; choreographed by Cynthia Thole Loewus, musical theater; and musical direction by Dimitri Nakhamkin, independent entertainment professional; presented by School of the Arts; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, 27 Wed.–30 Sat., and 4/5 Fri.–4/6 Sat., 8 p.m.; 31 Sun. and 4/7 Sun., 2:30 p.m.; 4/4 Thu.; Early Performance, 7 p.m., $15, $10 senior citizens 65+, $5 FDU community/students, for tickets and information call 973-443-8644 or go to Main Stage Productions 2018–2019.

28 Mon.; Information Session, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, for parents and prospective students; Sullivan Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 10 a.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8981.

28 Thu.; Presentation, “Work the Room,” Scott Behson, management (Metro), and Stephen Bear, management (Metro), sponsored by Silberman College of Business; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 6–7 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to Work the Room Florham, for information call 973-443-8862 or email cmenniti@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

28 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, Bryan Stevenson, social justice advocate, founder of Equal Justice Initiative and author, Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption, 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, Hollister Construction Services and The Allergan Foundation; 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.

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