Florham Campus Next Month

November 2019

1 Fri.; Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes.

1 Fri.; Exhibit, “History of Horror Films,” display of books and films; 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.; Exhibit, “Scary Stories,” Halloween display of books and ephemera; Library Entrance Nook, 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.

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 9:30 a.m., registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8900, email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu or go to Visit FDU.

3 Sun.; Opera at Florham Musicale, “La Bella Musica di Bel Canto,” performances of opera songs that emphasize beauty of human voice, with artistic director Mary Pinto, narration provides insight into history and meaning behind Bel Canto (“Beautiful Voice”); Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 2–4 p.m., $30, $25 senior citizens 65+, groups of 10 or more $20, students $10, FDU students (under 22) free, suggested donation $20, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8620 or go to Opera at Florham.

4 Mon.–19 Tue.; Priority Registration for Spring Semester 2020.

4 Mon.–26 Tue.; 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.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “Beginning a New Chapter in European History: What Will Be Written?” Heather Conley, senior vice president for Europe, Eurasia and the Arctic, and director, Europe Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, D.C., sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series Current Program, for inquiries call 917-974-7179 or email shellyf78@gmail.com.

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.; UN/NGO Pathways Lecture, “Managing the U.N.: Challenges and Opportunities,” Catherine Pollard, under-secretary-general for management strategy, policy and compliance, United Nations, in conversation with Jason Scorza, vice provost for international affairs (Metro/Flor) and philosophy/political science (Metro), sponsored by global learning and Florham Campus Executive Office; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 6:30 p.m.; Post-lecture Dinner follows, Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, free, for information call 201-692-7362 or email ferraroa@fdu.edu.

6 Wed.; Faculty and Staff Recognition Luncheon, honoring faculty and staff for milestone anniversaries, sponsored by human resources; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 11 a.m., by invitation only, to RSVP and for information call 201-692-2705 or email pamiller@fdu.edu.

6 Wed.; Discover Discovery Workshop, learn to navigate and take advantage of new library system; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 3–4 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8627 or email potdevin@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

7 Thu.; 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 or email hebert@fdu.edu.

7 Thu.; UN/NGO Pathways Lecture, “Afghanistan and Its Region,” Mohammad Wali Naeemi, minister and deputy permanent representative of Afghanistan to United Nations, in conversation with Jason Scorza, vice provost for international affairs (Metro/Flor) and philosophy/political science (Metro; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 11:30 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-7362 or email ferraroa@fdu.edu.

9 Sat.; School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Fall 2019 Open House, meet faculty, staff and current students; learn about PharmD program; gain insight into PharmD program admissions process; and tour school; School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 230 Park Ave., Florham Park, N.J., check-in 9:15 a.m., event 9:30 a.m.–noon, free, space limited on first-come, first-served basis, registration necessary, to register and for information go to School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Fall 2019 Open House.

11 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “The Rise and Fall of the U.S.-Turkish Relationship,” Steven Cook, Eni Enrico Mattei senior fellow for Middle East and Africa studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Washington, D.C., sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series Current Program, for inquiries call 917-974-7179 or email shellyf78@gmail.com.

11 Mon.; Graduate Information Session, information about graduate degrees in business, education, liberal arts, sciences, public administration and professional studies; evening, weekend, in-class and online scheduling; financial aid and payment-plan options; and graduate scholarship opportunities; and meet with graduate faculty and admissions staff; Hennessy Hall, 6–8 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register and information go to Upcoming Graduate Admissions Events or call 973-443-8905.

14 Thu.; Business and Beyond: A Day as an FDU Business Major, attend real business class, meet Silberman College dean, visit FDU’s cutting-edge Bloomberg Lab, learn about Professional Development Program and obtain information about student internship opportunities; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., free, breakfast and lunch provided, registration necessary, for registration go to Business and Beyond at Florham Campus, for information call 973-443-8851 or email patwyer@fdu.edu; Florham Campus Tour, 2 p.m., registration necessary, for registration go to Schedule a Visit to the Florham Campus.

14 Thu.; United Nations Briefing and Tour, “The Importance of Global Education,” sponsored by global learning; United Nations Headquarters, N.Y.C., 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m., transportation provided, limited seating, online registration and $10 deposit to secure space on trip required, fill out envelope and place deposit in drop box outside Global Learning Office (Basement, Lenfell Hall [adjacent to Study Abroad Office]), confirmation email sent once deposit has been received, deposit returned upon trip attendance, for registration go to Florham Campus U.N. Trip, for information call 201-692-7362 or email ferraroa@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Thu.; 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 or email hebert@fdu.edu.

14 Thu.; Discover Discovery Workshop, learn to navigate and take advantage of new library system; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 10–11 a.m., free, for information call 973-443-8627 or email potdevin@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

16 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 9:30 a.m., registration necessary, for registration and information call 973-443-8900, email joanne_chirico@fdu.edu or go to Visit FDU.

18 Mon.; Employee Benefits Fair, sponsored by human resources; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 11 a.m.–4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2704 or email smiller@fdu.edu, for FDU faculty and staff only.

18 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “Nearly Three Years of Trump’s Policy in the Middle East: What Grade Does His Administration Get?” Amb. Robert Ford, Kissinger senior fellow, Yale Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, New Haven, Conn.; senior fellow, Middle East Institute, Washington, D.C.; and former U.S. ambassador to Syria, sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series Current Program, for inquiries call 917-974-7179 or email shellyf78@gmail.com.

18 Mon.; Global Competencies and Employability Workshop, Diana Cvitan, director of global learning and partnerships (Metro); Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 6–7:30 p.m., free, for information email ferraroa@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

19 Tue.; Discover Discovery Workshop, learn to navigate and take advantage of new library system; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8627 or email potdevin@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

19 Tue.; 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.

21 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, Bob Woodward, associate editor, The Washington Post, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, All the President’s Men, presented by FDU and sponsored by PSEG, Bank, The Allergan Foundation, TD Bank, Delta Dental, Schenk Price Smith & King LLP, WCBS Newsradio, New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) and nj.com affiliated with The Star-Ledger; 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.

22 Fri.–25 Mon.; Barn Theater Production, “Dog Sees God,” by Bert Royal, directed, acted, designed and produced by FDU students, presented by Fairleigh Dramatics, student theater organization of School of the Arts; Barn Theater, Fri–Sat. and Mon., 8 p.m.; Sun., 2:30 p.m., $15, $10 senior citizens 65+, $5 FDU community, alumni and students, for ticket reservations email fdubarntix@gmail.com (number and type of tickets, preferred show date and time and contact number), tickets for reserved seating may be picked up in the lobby at performance date, payment due upon arrival (cash only), for information call 973-443-8644 or go to This Season at the Barn.

25 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “World Roundup,” Ralph Buultjens, adjunct professor, School of Professional Studies, New York University, sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series Current Program, for inquiries call 917-974-7179 or email shellyf78@gmail.com.

26 Tue.; Thanksgiving Recess Begins, 11 p.m.

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