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December 2019

1 Sun.–23 Mon.; 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.; 19 Thu.–20 Fri., 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; 23 Mon., 9 a.m.–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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

2 Mon.–1/10/20 Fri.; Group Show, “Joyous Light,” selection of works on paper, paintings and photography by members of National Association of Women Artists, Inc. variety of artistic interpretations of Joyous Light theme through color, size, imagery and spirit; Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. (gallery closed 27 Wed.–30 Sat. Thanksgiving Break); 7 Sat., Reception, 2–4 p.m. free.

2 Mon.–13 Fri.; Art Exhibit, “Collected Reflections,” paintings by Abigail Dudley; 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.

2 Mon.; Library Workshop, Last-minute Library Research, with Paul Dunphy, research and instruction librarian, and Dirk Wijnen, senior research and 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.

2 Mon.; Bus Trip, Radio City Christmas Spectacular: The Rockettes, Radio City Music Hall, N.Y.C.; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5 p.m., $30 faculty and staff (cash only), $20 students (if tickets still available), one ticket per person, must present valid FDU ID to sign up at Information Booth, Student Union Building, for information email wendy_hager@fdu.edu or call 201-692-2231, for FDU community only.

2 Mon.; Boot Camp with Vicky, creative total body workout led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, wear comfortable, nonrestrictive clothing, bring towel for floor work, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

3 Tue.; 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.

3 Tue.; Library Workshop, Last-minute Library Research, with Paul Dunphy, research and instruction librarian, and Sian Chen, research and instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

3 Tue.; Chat with Chaplain, questions about spirituality, faith and life, sponsored by campus ministry; Interfaith Chapel, 2–4 p.m., free, for FDU community only

3 Tue.; Dining Etiquette, proper way to dine, napkin placement, silverware choice and “dinner conversation,” sponsored by Placement Outreach Department, Silberman College of Business; Metropolitan Club, Alumni Hall, 5 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Dining Etiquette Metro, for information call 973-443-8851 or email patwyer@fdu.edu, for Silberman College students only.

3 Tue.; Worship and Prayer Night, with Rev. Jim Om, campus ministry director and Protestant chaplain, sponsored by campus ministry; Interfaith Chapel, 8–9 p.m., free, for FDU community only.

4 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 or email bbyrnes@fdu.edu.

4 Wed.; Boot Camp with Vicky, creative total body workout led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 12:30–1 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, wear comfortable, nonrestrictive clothing, bring towel for floor work, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Wed.; ASC-US, stop by and give comments and suggestions for dining, bookstore, mail, laundry, vending, print shop, Fairleigh 1Card or anything related to auxiliary services; meet Emory Alexander, student and ASC-US senator; open-meeting format, sponsored by auxiliary services and Metropolitan Campus Student Government Association; Dining Hall, Student Union Building, 12:30–1:30 p.m., free, for FDU community only.

4 Wed.; Library Workshop, Last-minute Library Research, with Paul Dunphy, research and instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Wed.; Yoga Flow Class, led by student Brianna Cerrito, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, wear comfortable, nonrestrictive clothing, bring towel for floor work, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

5 Thu.; Yoga Flow Class, led by student Brianna Cerrito, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 12:45–1:35 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, wear comfortable, nonrestrictive clothing, bring towel for floor work, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

5 Thu.; End-of-Semester Career Café, students chat with career-development staff about winter break plans and explore how they can maximize their time during break toward reaching their career goals, sponsored by career development; Career Development Center, Giovatto Library, 2–4 p.m., free, coffee, tea and snacks served, registration necessary, to register go to Career Development, for information email carlos_flores@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

5 Thu.; Chat with Chaplain, questions about spirituality, faith and life, sponsored by campus ministry; Interfaith Chapel, 2–4 p.m., free, for FDU community only.

5 Thu.; Library Workshop, Last-minute Library Research, with Paul Dunphy, research and instruction librarian, and Dirk Wijnen, senior research and 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 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.

5 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “How Students Are Changing the Climate in North Jersey: The Story of the Meadowlands Power Plants,” Cassandra Worthington, New Jersey organizer, Food & Water Watch and Food & Water Action; Room 205, Becton Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

6 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.

6 Fri.; Improv Night, fun and funny improvisational theatrical games, hosted by student Jesse McCormick, sponsored by The University Players; Knight Club, Student Union Building, 8–10 p.m., free, for information email athosvar@fdu.edu.

7 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 9:30 a.m., registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-7308, email lorena_williams@fdu.edu or go to Visit FDU.

9 Mon.; Last Day of Fall Classes.

9 Mon.; Paws and Relax, furry distractions to relieve finals-week stress, presented by Fitness Center and Creature Comfort Pet Therapy; Lounge, Fitness Center, noon–2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

9 Mon.; Boot Camp with Vicky, creative total body workout led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, wear comfortable, nonrestrictive clothing, bring towel for floor work, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

9 Mon.; Metropolitan Campus Tree-lighting Ceremony, sponsored by student life; in front of Student Union Building, 8:45–9 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2231, for FDU community only.

9 Mon.; Late Knight Breakfast, food served by faculty and staff, features free giveaways, raffle prizes and DJ, sponsored by student life; Dining Hall, Student Union Building, 9–11 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2231, for FDU community only.

10 Tue.–11 Wed.; Reading/Snow Makeup Days.

10 Tue.; Chat with Chaplain, questions about spirituality, faith and life, sponsored by campus ministry; Interfaith Chapel, 2–4 p.m., free, for FDU community only.

11 Wed.; Boot Camp with Vicky, creative total body workout led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 12:30–1 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, wear comfortable, nonrestrictive clothing, bring towel for floor work, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

11 Wed.; Yoga Flow Class, led by student Brianna Cerrito, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, wear comfortable, nonrestrictive clothing, bring towel for floor work, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Thu.–18 Wed.; Final Examinations.

12 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.

18 Wed.; Fall Semester Ends, 11 p.m.

19 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.

24 Tue.–25 Wed.; Christmas Holiday, campus closed.

26 Thu.–30 Mon.; Campus Closed.

31 Tue.; New Year’s Holiday, campus closed.

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