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May 2019

1 Wed.–31 Fri.; Exhibit, “TGIG (Thank Goodness It’s Graduation!” yearbooks and memorabilia; 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 Wed.–8/29 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.

1 Wed.–5 Sun.; Main Stage Production, “Steel Magnolias,” by Robert Harling; directed by Carole Healey, Becton College, presented by School of the Arts; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, Wed–Thu. and Sat., 8 p.m.; Fri., 7 p.m.; Sun., 2:30 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.

2 Thu.; 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.

2 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.

3 Fri.; FDU School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research Symposium, platform and poster presentations of research projects from pharmacy students, faculty and residents affiliated with FDU, moderated by Maria Leibfried, pharmacy practice; Keynote Address, “The Protection of Human Subjects and the Institutional Review Board,” Mark Sinnett, director, clinical and educational pharmacy services, and director, PGY1 pharmacy residency, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, N.Y.; sponsored by School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences; Room 316, School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 230 Park Avenue, Florham Park, N.J., 9 a.m.–2:15 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to FDU Research Symposium 2019, for information call 201-447-8617 or email mleibfri@fdu.edu.

3 Fri.; An Evening of Live Music, featuring performances by The Professors (with Gary Radford, communication and chair, communication studies, on guitar) and student band TV Afterlife, sponsored by communication studies; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 7 p.m.–midnight, free, for information call 973-443-8648 or email gradford@fdu.edu.

4 Sat.; Friends of Florham Spring Fundraising Event, “A Day at the Races,” features live broadcast of Kentucky Derby, silent auction, 50/50 raffle and race cards, sponsored by Vineyard Vines, Madison Hat Shop, and Stitch; Hennessy Hall, 4–8 p.m., $120 per person or $240 per couple, get into full spirit with your best dress, hat or sport coat, enjoy three-course picnic with wine, beer or signature mint julep cocktail (open bar), registration necessary, for registration and information go to Friends of Florham.

5 Sun.; 31st Annual Opera at Florham Vocal Competition and Musical Honoring Violetta DuPont, young singers pursuing careers as operatic vocalists vie for prizes, sponsored by Opera at Florham; Catered Luncheon (attendance optional), Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 12:30 p.m., $50; Vocal Competition, Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 2 p.m., $30, $25 senior citizens 62+, $10 students 22 and under, $20 bulk tickets (1o or more), free for children under 12 (accompanied by adult), to purchase tickets and for information go to Opera at Florham Vocal Competition and Musicale.

6 Mon. Last Day of Classes, Spring Semester.

6 Mon.; Equine (Miniature Horse) 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.

6 Mon.; Late Night Breakfast, sponsored by Dean of Students and Florham Programming Committee; Dining Hall and Mall, Santoloci Student Center, 10 p.m., free, for FDU community only.

7 Tue.–8 Wed.; Reading/Snow Makeup Days.

9 Thu.–15 Wed.; Final Examinations.

13 Mon.; 2019 Animation Thesis Exhibits and Screenings, evolution of students’ thesis projects from idea phase to final digital animation, sponsored by School of the Arts; The Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Road, Morristown, N.J., 6–7:30 p.m., $5, refreshments served, for information call 973-443-8693 or email robin_barkley@fdu.edu.

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

21 Tue.; Fairleigh Dickinson University 76th Commencement Ceremony; MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J., 9 a.m., free, for information call 973-443-8935 or go to Commencement 2019.

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