Florham Campus Next Month

As many FDU events and meetings as possible will be conducted through virtual means, and most campus events will be postponed until we are more confident that the spread of the coronavirus is contained in our region. Potential exceptions will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

March 2021

1 Mon.; Midterm Progress Reporting Opens.

1 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Education Students,” Dirk Wijnen, senior research and instruction librarian, Giovatto Library (Metro); Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Research for Education Students, for information email dirk939_wijnen@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

1 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, India: Challenges and Opportunities,” Milan Vaishnav, senior fellow and director of South Asia program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington, D.C., sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Zoom, 2–3:30 p.m., $100 per device for series, make check payable to Fairleigh Dickinson University, for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series, for inquiries call 973-758-8996 or email shellyf78@gmail.com.

2 Tue.; Presentation, “Careers in Marketing,” Kerri McCullough Wood, MBA’07 (Metro), senior vice president/head of commercial, Teva Pharmaceuticals, Cresskill, N.J., sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Zoom, 2:30 p.m., free, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

3 Wed.; Study Abroad Information Session; Zoom, 10–10:45 a.m., free, for information email anne_miksza@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

3 Wed.; Support Group, “Navigating Life as a College Student During COVID-19,” safe space for students to discuss added stressors and uncertainties during pandemic, concerns, experiences, coping strategies and available resources, sponsored by counseling/psychological services; Zoom (meeting id: 973 0129 5211), noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8941 or email npeluso@fdu.edu, for Florham Campus students only.

3 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Introduction to Mendeley and Zotero Reference Managers,” Robert Wolf, electronic resources librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Introduction to Mendeley and Zotero Reference Managers, for information email wolfrd@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Thu.; Florham Campus On-campus Visit, for prospective students and families, limited to six participants excluding your guide, safety protocols observed (screening via CampusClear app, face masks worn at all times and social-distancing measures required); 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (weather permitting), by appointment only, for appointments call 973-443-8900 or email jreneo@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

4 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Literature Students,” Eleanor Friedl, research and instruction librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 10–11 a.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Research for Literature Students, for information email eleanor_friedl@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Thu.; Weekly Stock Market Discussion, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for FDU students only.

5 Fri.; Florham Campus On-campus Visit, for prospective students and families, limited to six participants excluding your guide, safety protocols observed (screening via CampusClear app, face masks worn at all times and social-distancing measures required); 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (weather permitting), by appointment only, for appointments call 973-443-8900 or email jreneo@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

5 Fri.; United Nations/NGO Virtual Pathways Forum, “United Nations Holocaust Education Outreach Programme as well as Themes of Remembrance and Tikkun Olam,” Tracey Petersen, programme manager, Holocaust and United Nations Outreach Programme, U.N. Department of Global Communications, sponsored by global learning; Zoom, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to UN Pathways: Tracey Petersen, for information email ferraroa@fdu.edu.

5 Fri.; Family Business Fridays, Zoom at Noon, “Infusing Humanism in Business,” Brad Ruder, president, Brad-Core Construction, Hackensack, N.J.; Marian Janes, president/owner, Ignite Growth Coaching Academy, Liberty Corner, N.J., and sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, noon, free, to register go to Family Business Friday, for information email pniewski@fdu.edu.

6 Sat.; Florham Campus On-campus Visit, for prospective students and families, limited to six participants excluding your guide, safety protocols observed (screening via CampusClear app, face masks worn at all times and social-distancing measures required); 9 a.m.–1 p.m. (weather permitting), by appointment only, for appointments call 973-443-8900 or email jreneo@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

8 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Citing Your Sources in AMA,” Michele Nestory, librarian and coordinator of outreach and advancement, Business Research Library (Metro); Zoom, 10–11 a.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Citing Your Sources in AMA, for information email michelel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

8 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, The United States Should Fear a Faltering China,” Michael Beckley, political science, Tufts University, Medford, Mass.; and Jeanne Kirkpatrick Visiting Scholar, American Enterprise Institute, Washington, D.C., sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Zoom, 2–3:30 p.m., $100 per device for series, make check payable to Fairleigh Dickinson University, for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series, for inquiries call 973-758-8996 or email shellyf78@gmail.com.

9 Tue.; Virtual Pet Therapy, sponsored by counseling/psychological services; Zoom, noon, free, registration necessary, to register go to Pet Therapy.

9 Tue.; Online Library Workshop, “Resources for Engineering Students,” Robert Wolf, electronic resources librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Resources for Engineering Students, for information email wolfrd@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

9 Tue.; Presentation, “How to Build a Visual Portfolio,” Madhavi Saifee, founder/owner, Samskara Digital, LLC; and Silberman College, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Zoom, 6–7 p.m., free, for FDU students only.

10 Wed.; Virtual Master of Social Work Course, “Social Determinants of Health,” Zakia Clay, social work, approved in New Jersey for three clinical and social and cultural competence continuing education credits for Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Associate Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Clinical and Alcohol Drug Counselor and Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor; approved for three live continuing education credits by New Jersey Board of Pharmacy, sponsored by School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and offered by Master of Social Work program; Zoom (link provided to registrants), 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Social Determinants of Health, for information email MSW@fdu.edu or go to Free Virtual MSW Course.

10 Wed.; Support Group, “Navigating Life as a College Student During COVID-19,” safe space for students to discuss added stressors and uncertainties during pandemic, concerns, experiences, coping strategies and available resources, sponsored by counseling/psychological services; Zoom (meeting id: 973 0129 5211), noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8941 or email npeluso@fdu.edu, for Florham Campus students only.

10 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Resources for Public Administration Students,” Robert Richlan, research and instruction librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 5–6 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Resources for Public Administration Students, for information email robert_richlan@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

11 Thu.; Virtual Information Session, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, for parents, prospective students and high-school counselors; 10 a.m., free, RSVP to receive Zoom link, to RSVP email hebert@fdu.edu or call 973-443-8981.

11 Thu.; Florham Campus On-campus Visit, for prospective students and families, limited to six participants excluding your guide, safety protocols observed (screening via CampusClear app, face masks worn at all times and social-distancing measures required); 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (weather permitting), by appointment only, for appointments call 973-443-8900 or email jreneo@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

11 Thu.; Advising for Future Study Abroad, learn about 2021 and 2022 study-abroad opportunities and how best to prepare, sponsored by study abroad; Zoom, noon–12:45 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8083 or email amiksza@fdu.edu.

11 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Databases and Search Strategies,” Saskia Kusnecov, research and metadata librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 2:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Databases and Search Strategies, for information email saskia_kusnecov@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

11 Thu.; Weekly Stock Market Discussion, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for FDU students only.

11 Thu.; Video Auditions and Remote Interviews, for prospective theater arts majors; 4–6 p.m., free, to audition by video or to schedule remote interview fill out this form, for information on audition requirements go to Theater Program Auditions, for inquiries call 973-443-8902 or email aimeemessina@fdu.edu.

12 Fri.; Florham Campus On-campus Visit, for prospective students and families, limited to six participants excluding your guide, safety protocols observed (screening via CampusClear app, face masks worn at all times and social-distancing measures required); 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (weather permitting), by appointment only, for appointments call 973-443-8900 or email jreneo@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

12 Fri.; Family Business Fridays, Zoom at Noon, “The Power of Digital Marketing,” Joe Giovannoli, founder/CEO, 9Sail, Fairfield, N.J.; and John Hogan, owner, Blue Nail Roofing & Siding, Montville, N.J., sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, noon, free, to register go to Family Business Friday, for information email pniewski@fdu.edu.

13 Sat.; Florham Campus On-campus Visit, for prospective students and families, limited to six participants excluding your guide, safety protocols observed (screening via CampusClear app, face masks worn at all times and social-distancing measures required); 9 a.m.–1 p.m. (weather permitting), by appointment only, for appointments call 973-443-8900 or email jreneo@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

15 Mon.; Online Registration for Summer 2021 Sessions Opens.

15 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Citing Your Sources in MLA and APA,” Michele Nestory, librarian and coordinator of outreach and advancement, Business Research Library (Metro); Zoom, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Citing Your Sources in MLA and APA, for information email michelel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only. 

15 Mon.; Virtual U.N. Tour with Special Briefing, “Gender Equality in American Politics,” presented by United Nations representative, sponsored by global learning; Zoom, 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to FDU UN Tour and Briefing, for information email ferraroa@fdu.edu.

15 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, Breaking the Two-Party Doom Loop,” Lee Drutman, governmental studies, Center for Advanced Governmental Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Washington, D.C., and senior fellow, Political Reform Program, New America Foundation, Washington, D.C., sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Zoom, 2–3:30 p.m., $100 per device for series, make check payable to Fairleigh Dickinson University, for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series, for inquiries call 973-758-8996 or email shellyf78@gmail.com.

15 Mon.; Biology Seminar, “Mechanosensory Feedback Regulates Reproductive Behaviors in C. elegans,” Kevin Collins, biology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Fla., sponsored by biological sciences; Zoom, 4 p.m., free, for Zoom link and password email jaguglia@fdu.edu or emyers@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

15 Mon.; Video Auditions and Remote Interviews, for prospective theater arts majors; 6–7:30 p.m., free, to audition by video or to schedule remote interview fill out this form, for information on audition requirements go to Theater Program Auditions, for inquiries call 973-443-8902 or email aimeemessina@fdu.edu.

16 Tue.; Alumni and Friends Webinar Series, “Real Estate 101 — Buying a Home in 2021,” Kathi Verbeek, BS’80 (Metro), realtor, Keller Williams Town Life, Tenafly, N.J.; and Steven Saladino, mortgage adviser, Bond Street Mortgage, LLC, Paramus, N.J., hosted by FDU Alumni Association and Office of Alumni Relations; Zoom (link provided upon registration), 7 p.m., free, registration necessary, for registration go to Alumni and Friends Webinar Series, for information email fdualumni@fdu.edu.

17 Wed.; Break Day.

18 Thu.; Florham Campus On-campus Visit, for prospective students and families, limited to six participants excluding your guide, safety protocols observed (screening via CampusClear app, face masks worn at all times and social-distancing measures required); 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (weather permitting), by appointment only, for appointments call 973-443-8900 or email jreneo@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

18 Thu.; United Nations/NGO Virtual Pathways Forum, “U.N. Department of Economic and Social Affairs, With Some Special Attention to Importance and Challenges of Data Collection and Analysis for Work of U.N.-DESA,” Maren Jimenez, social affairs officer, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (U.N.–DESA), sponsored by global learning; Zoom, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to UN Pathways: Maren Jimenez, for information email ferraroa@fdu.edu.

18 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Career Research,” Dirk Wijnen, senior research and instruction librarian, Giovatto Library (Metro); Zoom, 2:30–3:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Career Research, for information email dirk939_wijnen@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

18 Thu.; Weekly Stock Market Discussion, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for FDU students only.

18 Thu.; Morris Tech Meetup, Pitch NJ, event/competition for high-school entrepreneurs, winner receives $1,500 and slot on Passage to Profit radio show and podcast, sponsored by Morris County Economic Development Corporation, Passage to Profit, Business Bootcamp, iEnterprises and Fairleigh Dickinson University; online, updates and announcements 4:30 p.m., pitch round 1 4:50 p.m., pitch round 2 6 p.m., announcement of winner 7:15 p.m., free, registration necessary to get link, to register and for information go to MTM#78 Pitch NJ.

19 Fri.; Florham Campus On-campus Visit, for prospective students and families, limited to six participants excluding your guide, safety protocols observed (screening via CampusClear app, face masks worn at all times and social-distancing measures required); 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (weather permitting), by appointment only, for appointments call 973-443-8900 or email jreneo@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

19 Fri.; Family Business Fridays, Zoom at Noon, Mark Iorio, managing partner, BCat Partners LLC, and founder, The Mega Group, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, noon, free, to register go to Family Business Friday, for information email pniewski@fdu.edu.

19 Fri.; Video Auditions and Remote Interviews, for prospective theater arts majors; 2:30–4:30 p.m., free, to audition by video or to schedule remote interview fill out this form, for information on audition requirements go to Theater Program Auditions, for inquiries call 973-443-8902 or email aimeemessina@fdu.edu.

20 Sat.; Florham Campus On-campus Visit, for prospective students and families, limited to six participants excluding your guide, safety protocols observed (screening via CampusClear app, face masks worn at all times and social-distancing measures required); 9 a.m.–1 p.m. (weather permitting), by appointment only, for appointments call 973-443-8900 or email jreneo@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

22 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Psychology Students,” Patricia Murray, research and instruction librarian, Giovatto Library (Metro); Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Research for Psychology Students, for information email patricia_murray@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

22 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, World Roundup,” Ralph Buultjens, headline speaker on public affairs, 92nd Street Y, N.Y.C., and media commentator, sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Zoom, 2–3:30 p.m., $100 per device for series, make check payable to Fairleigh Dickinson University, for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series, for inquiries call 973-758-8996 or email shellyf78@gmail.com.

23 Tue.; Online Library Workshop, “Citing Your Sources in AMA,” Michele Nestory, librarian and coordinator of outreach and advancement, Business Research Library (Metro); Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Citing Your Sources in AMA, for information email michelel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

24 Wed.; Virtual Master of Social Work Course, “Triple Threat: Co-Occurring Disorders and Legal Involvement,” Ana Guerra, social work and MSW field coordinator, approved in New Jersey for three clinical and social and cultural competence continuing education credits for Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Associate Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Clinical and Alcohol Drug Counselor and Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor; sponsored by School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and offered by Master of Social Work program; Zoom (link provided to registrants), 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Co-Occurring Disorders and Legal Involvement, for information email MSW@fdu.edu or go to Free Virtual MSW Course.

24 Wed.; Study Abroad Information Session; Zoom, 10–10:45 a.m., free, for information email anne_miksza@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

24 Wed.; Support Group, “Navigating Life as a College Student During COVID-19,” safe space for students to discuss added stressors and uncertainties during pandemic, concerns, experiences, coping strategies and available resources, sponsored by counseling/psychological services; Zoom (meeting id: 973 0129 5211), noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8941 or email npeluso@fdu.edu, for Florham Campus students only.

24 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Discover the Discovery Catalog,” Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library (Metro); Zoom, 2:30–3:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Discover the Discovery Catalog, for information email Pdunphy@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

25 Thu.; Florham Campus On-campus Visit, for prospective students and families, limited to six participants excluding your guide, safety protocols observed (screening via CampusClear app, face masks worn at all times and social-distancing measures required); 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (weather permitting), by appointment only, for appointments call 973-443-8900 or email jreneo@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

25 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Resources for Computer Science Students,” Robert Wolf, electronic resources librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 10–11 a.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Resources for Computer Science Students, for information email wolfrd@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

25 Thu.; Virtual Pet Therapy, sponsored by counseling/psychological services; Zoom, noon, free, registration necessary, to register go to Pet Therapy.

25 Thu.; Weekly Stock Market Discussion, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for FDU students only.

25 Thu.; Virtual Metacognitive Strategies Workshop, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, overview of reading, studying and organizing strategies to assist students in their college careers, for parents, prospective students and high-school counselors; 7 p.m., Information Session precedes at 6:30 p.m. free, RSVP to receive Zoom link, to RSVP email hebert@fdu.edu or call 973-443-8981.

26 Fri.; Florham Campus On-campus Visit, for prospective students and families, limited to six participants excluding your guide, safety protocols observed (screening via CampusClear app, face masks worn at all times and social-distancing measures required); 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (weather permitting), by appointment only, for appointments call 973-443-8900 or email jreneo@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

26 Fri.; Family Business Fridays, Zoom at Noon, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, noon, free, to register go to Family Business Friday, for information email pniewski@fdu.edu.

27 Sat.; Midterm Progress Reporting Closes.

30 Tue.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Literature Students,” Eleanor Friedl, research and instruction librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Research for Literature Students, for information email eleanor_friedl@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

31 Wed.; Support Group, “Navigating Life as a College Student During COVID-19,” safe space for students to discuss added stressors and uncertainties during pandemic, concerns, experiences, coping strategies and available resources, sponsored by counseling/psychological services; Zoom (meeting id: 973 0129 5211), noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 973-443-8941 or email npeluso@fdu.edu, for Florham Campus students only.

31 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Databases and Search Strategies,” Saskia Kusnecov, research and metadata librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 2:30–3:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Databases and Search Strategies, for information email saskia_kusnecov@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

31 Wed.; Presentation, “Accounting Careers: How to Break Into the Big 4,” cosponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business, and Beta Alpha Psi Accounting Honor Society; Zoom, 4:30 p.m., free, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.