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February 2019

1 Fri.; Exhibit, “Fashion Illustration – Spring Collection,” posters created by students of Janet O’Neil, computer graphics and director of graphic design; Reference Room, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8516.

1 Fri.; Exhibit, “A New Year! A New You!” books and magazines; Reference Room, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8516.

1 Fri.–28 Thu.; Exhibit, “Jimmy Santiago Baca,” books, map and poster about Jimmy Santiago Baca, celebrated poet, novelist and memoirist; 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.

2 Sat.; School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Spring 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 Spring 2019 Open House.

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.

4 Mon.; Last Day for New Registrations and Final Drop/Add Changes.

4 Mon.–28 Thu.; Black History Month Exhibit, “NAACP – 110 Years,” books and ephemera honoring National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), which represented early attempts to organize in pursuit of civil rights; 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.

4 Mon.–3/28 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.

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.

6 Wed.; Phone-in Financial Planning Certificate Program Open House; 1 p.m., free, RSVP necessary, phone-in number will be emailed a couple of days before event to registered attendees, to RSVP and for information call 973-443-8238 or go to CFP Open House Registration.

6 Wed.; Silberman College of Business Night of Networking and Recruiting, employers will be recruiting for summer internships and full-time positions, students must have résumés, sponsored by Silberman College; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 7–8 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to Network and Recruiting Event, for information call 973-443-8862 or email cmenniti@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.

7 Thu.; Family Business Forum, “Entrepreneurial Mindset and the Family Business,” Dale Caldwell, executive director, Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, sponsored by Rothman Institute; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 5:30 p.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.

11 Mon.; LEAD NOW Gender Equality Advocate Workshop, “Media Creating Gender,” 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.

12 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.

12 Tue.; Book Conversation with the Authors, “The Misinformation Age, A Conversation and Book Signing with FDU Alum Author, James Owen Weatherall, and Cailin O’Connor,” moderated by Krista Jenkins, political science and executive director, Fairleigh Dickinson University Poll, sponsored by MFA in creative writing and Storipan Fund; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 5:30–6:30 p.m., free, for information email rene_steinke@fdu.edu.

12 Tue.; Bottle Hill Pub 100 Days Until Graduation Pub Night, co-sponsored by campus life and Student Government Association; Bottle Hill Pub, Santoloci Student Center, 9 p.m., must be 21 or older to attend, two forms of ID required, free admission, cash bar, for FDU community only.

15 Fri.; Breakfast with HR Supervisor Training Workshop, “New Time- recording Procedures for Student Workers and Progressive Discipline,” Julie Friedman, director of payroll, human resources (Metro), and Kerry Rubin, employee relations coordinator, human resources (Metro), for supervisors of student workers, sponsored by human resources; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 9–11 a.m., free, RSVP necessary by 1 Fri., to RSVP and for information email Kerryr@fdu.edu.

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 9:45 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.

18 Mon.; 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.

18 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.

18 Mon.; LEAD NOW Gender Equality Advocate Workshop, “Circles of Oppression: Media Representations of Race and Gender,” 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.

19 Tue.; Campus Book Event, “An Extraordinary Afternoon with Celebrated Poet, Novelist and Memoirist Jimmy Santiago Baca,” sponsored by Florham Writing Program, Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences, Dean of Students Office and Florham Campus Executive Office; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 3:30–5 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8710 or email brueno@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

20 Wed.; Discover Your Major Day, Hotel and Restaurant Management, learn basics of event planning in interactive workshop with industry experts; design banquet buffet table; explore internship programs, international partnerships and hospitality seminars in Switzerland and Italy; tour state-of-the-art facilities; and have lunch with students and faculty, sponsored by admissions; Admissions Office, Rothman Building, check-in 9:30 a.m., presentation 10 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 – Hotel and Restaurant Management.

21 Thu.; Student Panel, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, current students discuss value of Regional Center’s services and their transition to college and share strategies that have made them successful; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 7 p.m., preceded by Regional Center for Learning Disabilities Information Session 6:30 p.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8981.

25 Mon.; Midterm Progress Reporting Opens.

25 Mon.; LEAD NOW Gender Equality Advocate Workshop, “Media Creating Fantasy: Violence in the Media,” 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.

26 Tue.; Fairleigh Dickinson University Annual Scholarship Dinner, acknowledge generosity of scholarship donors and celebrate student achievements, sponsored by University advancement; The Park Savoy, 236 Ridgedale Avenue, Florham Park, N.J., 6 p.m., by invitation only, RSVP necessary by 2/15 Fri., to RSVP go to Scholarship Dinner, for information call 201-692-7005 or email rdatzkobanta@fdu.edu.

27 Wed.; United Nations Briefing and Tour, “Balancing Environmental Sustainability and Economic Development,” sponsored by global learning; United Nations Headquarters, N.Y.C., 7:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m., free, 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.

28 Thu.; Talk, Gail Mandel, former president and chief executive officer, Wyndham Worldwide Destination Network, sponsored by Silberman College of Business; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 7–8 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to Gail Mandel event, for registration and information call 973-443-8862 or email cmenniti@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

28 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, Ian Bremmer, global politics expert and founder/president, Eurasia Group, 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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