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November 2018

1 Thu.–30 Fri.; 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. (library closed 11/21 Wed.–11/25 Sun. for Thanksgiving Recess), free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

1 Thu.–30 Fri.; Art Exhibit, “The Endless Junkmail Scroll,” site-specific installation of junk mail and series of junk mail collages by Vernita Nemec (aka N’Cognita); Gallery, Edward Williams Hall, Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–8:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., free.

1 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.

1 Thu.–15 Thu.; Art Exhibit, “Inky,” drawings and watercolor paintings by Alakananda Mukerji; University College Art Gallery, Room 11, University Hall, Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.; 6 Tue., Opening Reception, 3–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2801.

1 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.

1 Thu.; Heritage Hall Induction Ceremony; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2479, for FDU community only.

1 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.

1 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Bioconservation Research with Operation Wallacea,” Kirsten Pickford, United States deputy director, Operation Wallacea; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

1 Thu.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:30 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

1 Thu.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Michael Liss, evening and weekend librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 8 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

1 Thu.; Workshop, “Advanced APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 8:30–10 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Workshop Schedule, for FDU community only.

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

2 Tue.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” 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.

2 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.

3 Sat.; Explore Day — Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Wilson Auditorium, 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.

5 Mon.–20 Tue.; Priority Registration for Spring Semester 2019.

5 Mon.; Purple Heart University Designation Ceremony, recognizing Fairleigh Dickinson University for exemplifying outstanding veteran support, commitment and genuine concern for well-being of all U.S. veterans, hosted by Luke David Schultheis, vice president for enrollment/planning/effectiveness, and FDU Office of Veterans Services; Veterans Resource Center Lobby, First Floor, Dickinson Hall, 1 p.m.; Reception follows, with light refreshments, RSVP necessary by 1 Thu., to RSVP go to FDU Purple Heart Designation Ceremony, for information call 201-692-7077, for FDU community and invited guests only.

5 Mon.; Pre-International Education Week Special Event, Considering Canada, representatives from Consulate General of Canada in New York will discuss process of becoming Canadian, living and working in Canada and related topics; Wilson Auditorium, Dickinson Hall, 3:30 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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

6 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Staying Fit and Healthy Through the Holidays,” Scott Fisher, director, Fitness Center, 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.

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

7 Wed.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Patricia Murray, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 10 a.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

7 Wed.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 4:30–5:30 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

7 Wed.; Bus Trip, Broadway Show, “Pretty Woman”; bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5 p.m., $30 faculty and staff (cash only), $25 students (ticket sales begin on 23 Tue. for students and on 25 Thu. 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.

7 Wed.; Graduate Business Information Session, learn about graduate business degree options (MBA and MS programs) and graduate scholarship opportunities; and meet with admissions and academic advisers, co-sponsored by graduate admissions and Silberman College of Business; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, 6–8 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration and information call 201-692-2454, email grad@fdu.edu or go to Graduate Business Information Session Registration.

7 Wed.; Library Research Clinic, “Getting to Know the Library Databases,” Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library; Instruction Room (Room 4), Lower Level, Giovatto Library, 7 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

8 Thu.; 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.

8 Thu.; Workshop, “Creating the Works Cited List,” Yelena Shekhtman, University College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 11 a.m.–noon, free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Workshop Schedule, for FDU community only.

8 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Staying Fit and Healthy Through the Holidays,” Scott Fisher, director, Fitness Center, 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.

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

8 Thu.; Library Research Clinic, “How to Plan Your Research Project,” Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library, and Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk,  Giovatto Library, 3 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

8 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.

8 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Ant Tales from Near and Far: Predictors of Leaf Cutter Ant Running Speed and Foraging Choices,” Sylvio Codella, environmental biology, Kean University, Union, N.J.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

8 Thu.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:30 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

8 Thu.; Pre-International Education Week Special Event, United Nations Pathways Event, “Least Developed Countries in the 21st Century,” keynote speaker Fekitamoeloa Katoa ‘Utoikamanu, high representative for the least developed countries, landlocked developing countries and small island developing states, in conversation with Jason Scorza, vice provost for academic and international affairs (Metro/Flor) and philosophy/political science (Metro), presented by global learning and Metropolitan Campus Executive Office; Rutherford Room, Student Union Building, reception 6 p.m., forum 6:30 p.m., free, hors d’oeuvres and dinner provided, registration necessary, to register go to FDU UN Pathways Event at Metro, for information call 201-692-7362 or email ferraroa@fdu.edu.

9 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “November Celebrations/Holidays,” guided by Jeanette Adams, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 2:45–3:45 p.m., free, limited seating, registration required, for registration call 201-692-2166, for information go to ESL Conversation, for FDU community only.

12 Mon.–16 Fri.; International Education Week 2018, various activities; for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Mon.–16 Fri.; International Education Week, Taste of the World! raising awareness of distinctive cultures through their celebrated cuisines, featuring dishes from the Middle East, Germany, Nigeria and Russia; Dining Hall, Student Union Building, dining hall hours, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Mon.; International Education Week Kickoff, international food, global trivia games and prizes; Lobby, Dickinson Hall; and Lobby and Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, 11 a.m.–2 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Mon.; International Education Week, Global Selfie Scavenger Hunt, participants encouraged to take selfies with campus artifacts, places and people; eligible participants will be entered into a prize raffle; sign in and pick up instructions from International Education Week Kickoff in Student Union Building; Campuswide, 11:30 a.m.–2 p.m., free, go to Programs in Language, Culture and Professional Advancement for scavenger hunt instructions, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Mon.; International Education Week, The Global Experience, experience the world through virtual reality and interactive exhibits; Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, noon–2 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Mon.; International Education Week, Giovatto Librarian Talks, “French Language and Culture,” Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Giovatto Library; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, 1 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Mon.; International Education Week, Giovatto Librarian Talks, “La Passione Italiana,” Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Giovatto Library; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, 3 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Mon.; International Education Week, Planning and Leveraging International Experiences to Build Your Résumé, sponsored by Career Development Center; Sammartino Room, Giovatto Library, 2 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

12 Mon.; Metacognitive Strategies Workshop, overview of reading, studying and organizing strategies to assist students in their college careers, presented by Regional Center for Learning Disabilities; Regional Center Office, Fifth Floor, Robison Hall, 7 p.m., preceded by Regional Center for Learning Disabilities Information Session 6:30 p.m., free, RSVP necessary, to RSVP and for information call 973-443-8981.

13 Tue.; International Education Week, What in the World?!? test world knowledge with interactive global quiz on fashion, food, geography and other topics; Lobby, Student Union Building, 11 a.m.–1 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

13 Tue.; International Education Week, Giovatto Library Italian Language Table, with Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Giovatto Library; Café, Giovatto Library, 1 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

13 Tue.; International Education Week, Giovatto Librarian Talks, “Contemporary China,” Sian Chen, research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Giovatto Library; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, 3 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

13 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “College Relationships,” 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.

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

14 Wed.; International Education Week, International Snack Day, sample delicious treats from around the world; Lobby, Student Union Building, noon–2 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Wed.; International Education Week, Cooking with Chef Anthony and Chef John, international cuisine cooking demonstration with Chef Anthony Pucciarello and Executive Chef John Ozturk; Multipurpose Room, Student Union Building, 12:30 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Wed.; International Education Week, Giovatto Librarian Talks, “Living in Belgium,” Michael Liss, evening/weekend librarian, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Giovatto Library; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, 1 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Wed.; International Education Week, International Career Café; Conference Center, Career Development Center, Giovatto Library, 2–3:30 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Wed.; International Education Week, Giovatto Librarian Talks, “The Netherlands Today,” Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Giovatto Library; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, 3 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Wed.; International Education Week, International Musical Afternoons, sponsored by Giovatto Library; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 3 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Wed.; International Education Week, Speed Chat and Snack, meet fellow students from around the globe in world-renowned format, spend five to eight minutes chatting and then move on to next person, snack and conversation starters provided; Sammartino Room, Giovatto Library, 4–7 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Wed.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 4:30–5:30 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Wed.; International Education Week, International Game Night, Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Giovatto Library; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, 6:30 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Wed.; International Education Week, Salsa Night, dance the night away with Organization of Latino Americans; Knight Club, Student Union Building, 8:30–10:30 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

15 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.

15 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “College Relationships,” 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.

15 Thu.; International Education Week, 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 complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

15 Thu.; International Education Week, China Internship Panel, discussion with current students who completed internship in Chengdu, China, listen to their stories, ask questions and find out about opportunities, sponsored by global learning and study abroad; Room 2137, Dickinson Hall, 1:30–2:30 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

15 Thu.; International Education Week, Discussion, “Global Books and Movies,” Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Giovatto Library; Schwartz Reading Room, Giovatto Library, 3 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

15 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 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Tribology of Human Skin,” Anna Debska-Chwaja, chemistry; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

15 Thu.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:30 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

15 Thu.; International Education Week, Sixth Annual International Fashion Show, sponsored by International Students Association and FDU Fashion Corps; Fitness Center, 7:30 p.m., free, for complete list of events go to International Education Week, for information call 201-692-2743 or email susan_cuffee@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

15 Thu.–18 Sun.; “Story Theater,” collection of funny and poignant folk stories and fairytales staged as one acts by The University Players, directed by Athos Vardouniotis, Petrocelli College; Russell H. Ratsch Experimental Theatre, Lower Level, University Hall, Thu.–Sat., 8 p.m.; Sun., 2 p.m., $10, $5 FDU community, senior citizens and children, for information email athosvar@fdu.edu or call 845-772-1303.

16 Fri.; International Education Week, United Nations Briefing and Tour, “Balancing Environmental Sustainability and Economic Development,” sponsored by global learning; United Nations Headquarters, N.Y.C., 10 a.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 complete list of events go to International Education Week, for FDU community only.

16 Fri.; Employee Benefits Fair, sponsored by human resources; Commons, Edward Williams Hall, 11 a.m.–4 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2701 or email malakoff@fdu.edu, for FDU faculty and staff only.

16 Fri.; Workshop, “Beyond Wikipedia: Doing Real Research,” Kathleen Stein-Smith, associate University librarian and director of public services, Giovatto Library; Auditorium, Giovatto Library, 2–3:30 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Workshop Schedule, for FDU community only.

17 Sat.; Explore Day — Admissions Information Session and Campus Tour, majors/concentrations, scholarships/financial-aid opportunities, internship/honors/study-abroad programs, sponsored by admissions; Wilson Auditorium, 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.

19 Mon.; Film Discussion Group, Movie Talk @ Giovatto, led by Paul Dunphy, head 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 Mon.; Library Research Clinic, “Research Skills, Especially for Undergraduates,” Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library, and Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk, Giovatto Library, 3 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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

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

27 Tue.; Personal Development Workshop, “Dealing with Loss and Grief,” 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.

28 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.

28 Wed.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 4:30–5:30 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

29 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.

29 Thu.; Personal Development Workshop, “Dealing with Loss and Grief,” 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.

29 Thu.; Table Program, Drugged and Distorted, activity illustrating how simple activities are affected by drugs, facilitate by Stephanie Flores, graduate assistant, student counseling/psychological services, sponsored by student counseling/psychological services; Lobby, Student Union Building, noon–2 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or email azzaro@fdu.edu.

29 Thu.; Library Research Clinic, “Career Research @ the Library,” Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library, and Dirk Wijnen, senior research/instruction librarian, Giovatto Library; Reference Desk,  Giovatto Library, 3 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2278 or email ribustel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

29 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.

29 Thu.; Bus Trip, Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes, bus departs Student Union Building Circle 5 p.m., $30 faculty and staff (cash only), $25 students (ticket sales begin on 13 Tue. for students and on 15 Thu. 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.

29 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Monitoring and Restoration at New York City’s Drowning Tidal Marshes,” Ellen Hartig, project manager, forestry, horticulture and natural resources, New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, N.Y.C.; Room 4468, Dickinson Hall, 5:30–6:20 p.m., free, refreshments served, for information call 201-692-2389.

29 Thu.; Zumba Class, led by student Victoria Cruz, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 5:30–6:30 p.m., free, limited to first 20 participants, for information call 201-692-2690 or email sfisher@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

29 Thu.; New Jersey Speakers Series, Gloria Steinem, feminist, journalist and political activist, 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.

30 Fri.; Casual Conversation Workshop for Nonnative Speakers of English, “Favorite American Desserts,” guided by Jeanette Adams, tutor, Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Giovatto Library, 2:45–3:45 p.m., free, limited seating, registration required, for registration call 201-692-2166, for information go to ESL Conversation, for FDU community only.

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