Metropolitan Campus Next Month

March 2019

1 Fri.–31 Sun.; 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. (closed 14 Thu.–15 Fri. Spring Recess), free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

1 Fri.–26 Tue.; Art Exhibit, mixed media including installations by Jeremiah  Teipen; 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 Fri.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the FDU Online Library,” Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

1 Fri.; General Staff Meeting, “Greet, Eat and Meet,” pizza, salad, soft drinks, potluck dessert table; Riverside Café, Alumni Hall, noon–1:30 p.m., free, for FDU faculty and staff only.

1 Fri.; Workshop, “Advanced APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 3–4:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

2 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 11:45 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308, email lorena_williams@fdu.edu or go to Visit FDU.

4 Mon.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the FDU Online Library,” Sian Chen, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

5 Tue.; Food for Thought: Lunch @ the Library, “The Importance of Reading Literature Today,” Michael Liss, evening/weekend 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.

5 Tue.; Workshop, “Is It Legit — Evaluating Sources Online,” Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 2:30–3:15 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

5 Tue.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the FDU Online Library,” Paul Dunphy, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 3 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

5 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “How to Be a Mental Health Ally,” Kathleen Azzaro, psychological counselor/substance abuse educator, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2245, Dickinson Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to Student Counseling and Psychological Services, for FDU community only.

5 Tue.; Workshop, “Writing the Undergraduate Thesis,” Paul Caruso, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 6–7:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

6 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.

6 Wed.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the FDU Online Library,” Patricia Murray, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the FDU Online Library,” Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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., 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.

7 Thu.; Faculty and Staff Prayer Fellowship, coordinated by chaplains; Interfaith Campus Chapel, 842 River Road, Teaneck, N.J. (next to Public Safety Office), noon–12:45 p.m., free, for FDU faculty and staff only.

7 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “How to Be a Mental Health Ally,” 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 Student Counseling and Psychological Services, for FDU community only.

7 Thu.; Giovatto Library Italian Language Table, with Paul Dunphy, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Giovatto Library; Café, Giovatto Library, 1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

7 Thu.; Workshop, “Introduction to APA Format,” Danielle DesFosses, Petrocelli College; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 1:30–3 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

7 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.

7 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Solving Skin-related Problems with Tribology,” Anna Debska-Chwaja, University College; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:25–6:15 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

7 Thu.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the FDU Online Library,” Michael Liss, evening/weekend librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

11 Mon.–16 Fri.; Spring Recess.

14 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.

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

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

18 Mon.; Film Discussion Group, Movie Talk @ Giovatto, led by Paul Dunphy, 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.

19 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “You and Your Amazing Brain,” William Maurice, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2245, Dickinson Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to Student Counseling and Psychological Services, for FDU community only.

19 Tue.; Bus Trip, New Jersey Devils vs. Washington Capitals Hockey Game, Prudential Center, Newark, N.J.; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 6 p.m., $30 faculty and staff (cash only), $25 students (ticket sales begin on 2/27 Wed. for students and on 2/28 Thu. for faculty/staff, if tickets still available), one ticket per person, must present valid FDU ID to sign up at Information Booth, Student Union Building, for information call 201-692-2231, for FDU community only.

20 Wed.; Major Madness, current students can explore majors or minors; discover job opportunities in specific majors; explore interests, skills and values; discuss graduate school; find out about department course offerings; and obtain information about Wroxton College and study-abroad programs, QUEST (undergraduate teacher-preparation program) and student clubs and organizations, sponsored by Academic Advisement Center; Lobby, Student Union Building, noon–2 p.m., free, enjoy food, raffles and play games with athletes for prizes, for information call 201-692-2339.

21 Thu.; 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 TIAA Consultations and Seminars.

21 Thu.; 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 Lab and learn about Professional Development Program; Room 2245, Dickinson 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 Metropolitan Campus; Metropolitan Campus Tour, 2 p.m., registration necessary, for registration go to Schedule a Visit to the Metropolitan Campus.

21 Thu.; Workshop, “Basic Grammar,” Rochelle Moskowitz, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 10–11 a.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

21 Thu.; Faculty and Staff Prayer Fellowship, coordinated by chaplains; Interfaith Campus Chapel, 842 River Road, Teaneck, N.J. (next to Public Safety Office), noon–12:45 p.m., free, for FDU faculty and staff only.

21 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “You and Your Amazing Brain,” 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 Student Counseling and Psychological Services, for FDU community only.

21 Thu.; Giovatto Library French Language Table, with Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Giovatto Library; Café, Giovatto Library, 1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

21 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.

21 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “It’s Only Measles!” Isadore Kreel, surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, N.Y.C.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:25–6:15 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

22 Fri.; 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; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, check-in 9:30 a.m., presentation 10 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308, email lorenaw@fdu.edu or go to Discover Your Major Day – Hotel and Restaurant Management.

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; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, check-in 9:45 a.m., presentation 10 a.m., campus tour 11 a.m., lunch 11:45 a.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308, email lorena_williams@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.

26 Tue.; Library Research Clinic, “Planning Your Research Project,” Paul Dunphy, research/instruction librarian, and Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk, Giovatto Library, 1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

26 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Mindfulness and Self-care,” Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Room 2245, Dickinson Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to Student Counseling and Psychological Services, for FDU community only.

27 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.

27 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.

27 Wed.; Bus Trip, Broadway Show, “King Kong”; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5 p.m., $30 faculty and staff (cash only), $25 students (ticket sales begin on 5 Tue. for students and on 6 Wed. for faculty/staff), one ticket per person, must present valid FDU ID to sign up at Information Booth, Student Union Building, for information call 201-692-2231, for FDU community only.

27 Wed.; Presentation, “Work the Room,” Scott Behson, management (Metro), and Stephen Bear, management (Metro), sponsored by Silberman College of Business; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, 6–7 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to Work the Room Metro, for information call 973-443-8862 or email cmenniti@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

28 Thu.; Faculty and Staff Prayer Fellowship, coordinated by chaplains; Interfaith Campus Chapel, 842 River Road, Teaneck, N.J. (next to Public Safety Office), noon–12:45 p.m., free, for FDU faculty and staff only.

28 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Mindfulness and Self-care,” 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 Student Counseling and Psychological Services, for FDU community only.

28 Thu.; Giovatto Library English Language Table, with Paul Dunphy, 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.

28 Thu.; Workshop, “Introduction to APA Format,” Danielle DesFosses, Petrocelli College; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 1:30–3 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

28 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.

28 Thu.; Biology Seminar, Ish Kumar, chemistry; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:25–6:15 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

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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