Florham Campus This Month

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October 2021

1 Fri.; Rothman’s Friday Forums, “Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: The Importance to Your Business,” Jackie Lue Raia, president/owner, ALEXENA Consulting, LLC; and Alta Mauro, associate dean of students for inclusion/belonging, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Provident Bank, TD Bank and Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey; Zoom, noon, free, to register go to Rothman Zoom at Noon, for information email srslavin@fdu.edu.

1 Fri.; FDU Theater Auditions and Interviews, with Cynthia Thole Loewus, musical theater; for prospective theater arts majors for fall 2022; auditions required for students who want to major in musical theater or acting; interviews required for students who want to major in directing, design/tech (including stage management) and theater studies; Dance Studio, Ferguson Recreation Center, 4–5:30 p.m., free, to audition or to schedule interview fill out this form, for information on audition requirements go to Theater Program Auditions and Interviews, for inquiries call 973-443-8902 or email dbalsamo@fdu.edu.

1 Fri.–3 Sun.; FDU Theater Season, Adapted Workshop Production, “Tartuffe,” by Moliere; translated by Richart Wilbur; adapted and directed by Stacie Lents, theater and director, theater arts; lighting design by David Landau, cinematography; set design by John Ehrenberg, theater production manager; and costume design by Bettina Bierly, wardrobe, Celebrity Cruises and New York City Ballet, presented by School of the Arts; Dreyfuss Theater, Dreyfuss Building, Fri., 7:30 p.m.; Sat., 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; and Sun., 2:30 p.m. $15, $10 senior citizens 65+, $5 FDU community and students, must purchase tickets in advance at FDU Event Tickets (no tickets at door), bring printouts of e-tickets or have e-tickets on phone scanned at door, for tickets and information call 973-443-8644 or go to FDU Theater Season.

2 Sat.; FDU Explore Day, information session and campus tour; Admissions Office, Rothman Building, 10 a.m.–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

4 Mon.–29 Fri.; Exhibit, “Self-care: Celebrate You!” library materials covering many ways people can care for themselves; Reference Room, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, Mon.–Thu., 8 a.m.–11 p.m.; Fri., 8 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sun., 2–10 p.m., free, for information email tcruz01@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

4 Mon.; 24th Annual Robert T. Shields/FDU Devils Athletics Golf Outing, hosted by FDU Devils Athletics; Cedar Hill Golf and Country Club, Livingston, N.J., registration/practice range 10 a.m., brunch 10:30 a.m.–noon, shotgun tee-off noon, cocktail hour 5 p.m., dinner/awards/raffle/silent auction 6 p.m., $400 per golfer, $1,600 foursomes, $150 cocktails/dinner only, FDU young alumni (graduated from FDU in last five years) receive $100 discount off registration fee to golf, proceeds benefit Division III athletic programs, for sponsorship opportunities and information call 973-443-8964, email slavonec@fdu.edu or go to 24th Annual Robert T. Shields/Devils Athletics Golf Outing.

4 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, Water: A Planetary Perspective for 2022 and Beyond,” Charles Liu, astrophysics, College of Staten Island, City University of New York, and associate, Hayden Planetarium, department of astrophysics, The American Museum of National History, N.Y.C., sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Zoom, 2:15 p.m., for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series. Registration closed.

4 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Citing Your Sources in MLA and APA,” basics for citing sources in MLA and APA formats, Michele Nestory, librarian and coordinator of outreach and advancement, Business Research Library (Metro); Zoom, 2:30–3:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email michelel@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

4 Mon.; Conversation with Paul Xenis, retired president/COO, Guest Worldwide, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 3 p.m., free, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

5 Tue.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Computer Science Students,” learn about computer science databases to improve research skills, Robert Wolf, associate University librarian for technical services, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email wolfrd@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

5 Tue.; Virtual Personal Development Workshop, “Trauma-informed Mindfulness and Self-care During the Pandemic,” Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS) (Metro), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to Upcoming S-CAPS Workshops, for FDU community only.

5 Tue.; Markets Update, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Bloomberg Lab, Room 106, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, and via Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for FDU students only.

6 Wed.; United Nations Virtual Tour and Briefing, sponsored by global learning; Virtual Tour: Focus on Women, 11–11:45 a.m.; Online Briefing, “Women and Political Participation,” representatives from U.N. Women, 11:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m., free, registration necessary, event link emailed to registered participants, space limited, for information call 201-692-7161 or email dcvitan@fdu.edu.

6 Wed.; Information Session, “Global Internships,” explore virtual and in-person global internship opportunities, with Anne Miksza, director of study abroad for operations, global learning (Metro), and representatives from Connect-123, sponsored by global learning; Zoom, 11:15 a.m.–noon, free, registration necessary, for information email amiksza@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Introduction to Mendeley and Zotero Reference Managers,” managing citations and collaborating with others, Robert Wolf, associate University librarian for technical services, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email wolfrd@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; Meditation/Mindfulness Group via Zoom, Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS) (Metro), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, 4–4:45 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or email imbimbo@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; Virtual Workshop, “Advanced APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, Becton College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio (Metro), sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom (meeting ID: 912 3491 1909; passcode: 515308), 6–7:30 p.m., free, registration necessary 10 minutes prior to presentation, to register email sanjana28@student.fdu.edu, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; Transition to College Workshop, insider’s guide to making successful transition to college for students with Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) and 504 Plans, presented by Regional Center for Learning Disabilities; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 6:30–8 p.m., preceded by Regional Center Information Session 6:30 p.m., Workshop follows 7–8 p.m., Hartman Lounge, free, RSVP necessary, to RSVP and for information call 973-443-8981 or email hebert@fdu.edu.

6 Wed.; Virtual Workshop, “Writing the Master’s Thesis,” Paul Caruso, tutor, Metro Writing Studio (Metro), sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom (meeting ID: 983 6127 6969; passcode: 826907), 7–8:30 p.m., free, registration necessary 10 minutes prior to presentation, to register email sanjana28@student.fdu.edu, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

7 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Physical Science Students,” learn about science databases to improve research skills, Eleanor Friedl, research and instruction librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email eleanor_friedl@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

7 Thu.; Student Showcase, featuring student musicians, dancers, writers, filmmakers and artists, presented by student newspaper The Pillar and Creative Writing Club, sponsored by The Pillar; Santoloci Student Center, 7–10 p.m., free, for information email fdupillar@gmail.com, for FDU community only.

8 Fri.; Rothman’s Friday Forum, “Entrepreneur Zones: Empowering Communities to Succeed,” R. Scott Livengood, strategy/entrepreneurship, Arizona State University, Tempe, Ariz.; Hunter Hastings, venture capitalist and host, Economics for Business podcast; and Dale Caldwell, executive director, Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, sponsored by Rothman Institute; Zoom, noon, free, registration necessary, for information email srslavin@fdu.edu

8 Fri.; Virtual Workshop, “Basic Grammar,” Rochelle Moskowitz, Becton College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio (Metro), sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom (meeting ID: 772 2821 8292; passcode: gmt2M7), 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary 10 minutes prior to presentation, to register email p.patel283@student.fdu.edu, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

9 Sat.; FDU Explore Day, information session and campus tour; Admissions Office, Rothman Building, 10 a.m.–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

9 Sat.; Dedication, Vincent J. and Lenda F. Naimoli Ballpark, Florham Campus, 10:30 a.m., free; Baseball Game, Devils vs. Raritan Valley Golden Lions, 11:15 a.m., free, for information email jamiequinn@fdu.edu.

10 Sun.; Division III Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, hosted by FDU Devils Athletics; The Park Avenue Club, Florham Park, N.J., cocktails and reception noon, induction ceremony and lunch 1 p.m., $145, $115 past inductees, $110 young alumni (graduated between 2016–2020), registration by 10/1 Fri., to register and for information go to Devils Hall of Fame, for inquiries 973-443-8960 or email mberk@fdu.edu.

11 Mon.–12 Tue.; Fall Recess.

11 Mon.; FDU Explore Day, information session and campus tour; Admissions Office, Rothman Building, 10 a.m.–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

11 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Discover the Discovery Catalog,” navigate and learn about library catalog features to improve research skills, Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library (Metro); Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email pdunphy@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

11 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, America’s Greatest Wager: China,” Gordon Chang, columnist and author, The Great U.S.-China Tech War and Losing South Korea, sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Zoom, 2:15 p.m., for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series. Registration closed.

12 Tue.; Online Library Workshop, “Career Research,” use library’s resources for career planning, Dirk Wijnen, senior research and instruction librarian, Giovatto Library (Metro); Zoom, 2:30–3:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email dirk939_wijnen@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

12 Tue.–14 Thu.; Virtual Computer Science Professional Development Workshop for Grades K–5 Educators, conducted by Neelu Sinha, computer science, and Rama Madhavrao, Becton College, presented by FDU STEM Institute of Education; Zoom, 3:30–6:30 p.m., free, registration necessary using email issued from school where attendee teaches (one registration per person), registered participants receive details week prior to workshop, educators who complete workshop receive Professional Development certificate and prorated compensation for minimum of 12 hours of training (attending workshops designed for two–three days), non-educators interested in attending should call 973-443-8680 to be included on waitlist (if workshop not filled to capacity), for inquiries email khreisat@fdu.edu or sharma@fdu.edu or go to FDU CS Hub.

12 Tue.–14 Thu.; Virtual Computer Science Professional Development Workshop for Grades 6–12 Educators, conducted by Ihab Darwish, computer science, and Gurjot Singh, computer science, presented by FDU STEM Institute of Education; Zoom, 3:30–6:30 p.m., free, registration necessary using email issued from school where attendee teaches (one registration per person), registered participants receive details week prior to workshop, educators who complete workshop receive Professional Development certificate and prorated compensation for minimum of 12 hours of training (attending workshops designed for two–three days), non-educators interested in attending should call 973-443-8680 to be included on waitlist (if workshop not filled to capacity), for inquiries email khreisat@fdu.edu or sharma@fdu.edu or go to FDU CS Hub.

13 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Public Administration Students,” learn about legal and government databases to improve research skills, Robert Richlan, research and instruction librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 2:30–3:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email robert_richlan@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

13 Wed.; Meditation/Mindfulness Group via Zoom, Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS) (Metro), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, 4–4:45 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or email imbimbo@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

13 Wed.; Panel Discussion, Marketing Career Paths, with alumni Sarah Koves, BS’06, MBA’09 (Flor), vice president, product and program development, Wyndham Destinations, Orlando, Fla., and member, Silberman College NextGen Board of Advisers; Christopher D’Ambola, BS’06, MBA’18 (Flor), senior director, transfer pricing/tax, growth solutions, Workiva, Hoboken, N.J.; and Andrew Kostin, BS’13 (Flor), group product manager, risk/marketplace compliance, Etsy, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Zoom, 6 p.m., free, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

14 Thu.; Zoom Workshop, “Why Internships Matter,” Theresa O’Neill, assistant director, career development (Metro), and Maya Sanyal, career development specialist, career development (Metro), sponsored by career development; Zoom, noon–1 p.m., free, registration preferred via FDU Handshake, for information call 973-443-8339 or email rstalgai@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

14 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Nursing and Allied Health Students,” learn about nursing databases to improve research skills, Dirk Wijnen, senior research and instruction librarian, Giovatto Library (Metro); Zoom, 5–6 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email dirk939_wijnen@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

14 Thu.; FDU Theater Auditions and Interviews, with Stacie Lents, theater and director, theater arts; for prospective theater arts majors for fall 2022; auditions required for students who want to major in musical theater or acting; interviews required for students who want to major in directing, design/tech (including stage management) and theater studies; Barn Theater, 6–7:30 p.m., free, to audition or to schedule interview fill out this form, for information on audition requirements go to Theater Program Auditions and Interviews, for inquiries call 973-443-8902 or email dbalsamo@fdu.edu.

15 Fri.; United Nations Virtual Briefing, “SDG (Sustainable Development Goal) 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth,” representative from International Labour Organization, sponsored by global learning; Zoom, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, space limited, event link sent via MS Teams on day prior to briefing, for information call 201-692-7161 or email dcvitan@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

15 Fri.; Rothman’s Friday Forum, “Planning for Tomorrow Today”; Presentations, “Leading in Today’s Ever-changing Environment,” Dale Caldwell, executive director, Rothman Institute (Flor); Bellaria Jimenez, president/general agent, MassMutual Tri State; and “Business Owners’ Retirement: Obstacles They Face,” Bruce Bickar, chief operating officer, MassMutual Tri State, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship and MassMutual Tri State; Zoom, noon–1:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email srslavin@fdu.edu or pniewski@fdu.edu.

15 Fri.; Bubble Bonanza, blow off some steam by blowing bubbles, sponsored by Commuter Student Association; Patio, Stadler/Zenner Academic Building, 12:30–3 p.m., free, snacks provided, for information email ash91701@student.fdu.edu.

15 Fri.; Virtual Workshop, “Basic Grammar,” Rochelle Moskowitz, Becton College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio, sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom (meeting ID: 972 7260 2757; passcode: 12345), 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary 10 minutes prior to presentation, to register email p.patel238@student.fdu.edu, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

16 Sat.; Devils Baseball Alumni Game, hosted by FDU Devils Baseball; Vincent J. and Lenda F. Naimoli Ballpark, 11 a.m., free, registration necessary, for information email jamiequinn@fdu.edu

16 Sat.; FDU Explore Day, information session and campus tour; Admissions Office, Rothman Building, 10 a.m.–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

16 Sat.; Opera at Florham Fall Lecture Series, “‘ADDIO:’ Operatic Goodbyes,” with Lou Barrella, opera educator, presentation explores opera’s memorable farewells, including Mimi’s emotional and much-loved goodbye to Rodolfo from “La Boheme,” sponsored by Opera at Florham; Morris County Library, 3o East Hanover Avenue, Whippany, N.J., 10:30 a.m.–noon, free, walk-ins allowed, face masks required (check back closer to event for latest COVID guidelines), for information go to Opera at Florham Fall Lecture Series.

18 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, The State of State Politics: Inside the Dynamics of New Jersey Government and Elections,” Benjamin Dworkin, founding director, Rowan Institute for Public Policy and Citizenship, Glassboro, N.J., sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Zoom, 2:15 p.m., for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series. Registration closed.

18 Mon.; Self-care Week, Virtual Chair Yoga; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email saskia_kusnecov@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

18 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Databases and Search Strategies,” overview of FDU library databases and general search strategies, Saskia Kusnecov, research and metadata librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 5–6 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email saskia_kusnecov@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

18 Mon.; Zoom Workshop, “How to Write a Résumé That Gets Results,” Theresa O’Neill, assistant director, career development (Metro), and Maya Sanyal, career development specialist, career development (Metro), sponsored by career development; Zoom, 6–7 p.m., free, registration preferred via FDU Handshake, for information call 973-443-8339 or email rstalgai@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

19 Tue.; Midterm Progress Reporting Closes.

19 Tue.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Psychology and Counseling Students,” learn about psychology databases to improve research skills, Patricia Murray, research and instruction librarian, Giovatto Library (Metro); Zoom, 2:30–3:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email patricia_murray@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

19 Tue.; Self-care Week, “Strength is for EveryBODY,” beginner exercises for strength training; Weight Room, Ferguson Recreation Center, 4–5 p.m., free, for information email tcruz01@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

19 Tue.; Virtual Personal Development Workshop, “Better Relationships,” build and maintain healthy social support system, William Maurice, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS) (Metro), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to Upcoming S-CAPS Workshops, for FDU community only.

19 Tue.; Markets Update, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Bloomberg Lab, Room 106, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, and via Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for FDU students only.

19 Tue.; Panel Discussion, “Women CEOs,” with Sandy Rubinstein, CEO, DXagency, Edgewater, N.J., and Tracey Gray-Walker, CEO, AVMA Trust, N.Y.C., sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Zoom, 6 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

20 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “The Research Process — Getting Started,” how to develop research topics and write research questions, 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, for information email michelel@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

20 Wed.; Meditation/Mindfulness Group via Zoom, Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS) (Metro), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, 4–4:45 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or email imbimbo@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

20 Wed.; Virtual Workshop, “Introduction to APA Format,” Danielle DesFosses, Becton College (Metro), sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom (meeting ID: 920 0798 9632; passcode: 501931), 6–7:30 p.m., free, registration necessary 10 minutes prior to presentation, to register email sanjana28@student.fdu.edu, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

21 Thu.; Information Session, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, for parents, prospective students and high-school counselors; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 10 a.m., free, registration necessary, to register and for information email hebert@fdu.edu or call 973-443-8981.

21 Thu.; Information Session, “Study Abroad Advising,” Anne Miksza Perry, director of study abroad for operations, global learning (Metro), and Brian Swanzey, director of study abroad for outreach, global learning; Zoom, 11:15 a.m.–noon, free, sign in with FDU email address, for information email amiksza@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

21 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Business Students,” learn about business databases to improve research skills, Michele Nestory,   librarian and coordinator of outreach and advancement, Business Research Library (Metro); Zoom, 2:30–3:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email michelel@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

21 Thu.; FDU Theater Auditions and Interviews, with Christopher Nunez, theater; for prospective theater arts majors for fall 2022; auditions required for students who want to major in musical theater or acting; interviews required for students who want to major in directing, design/tech (including stage management) and theater studies; Room 103, Dreyfuss Building, 3–4:30 p.m., free, to audition or to schedule interview fill out this form, for information on audition requirements go to Theater Program Auditions and Interviews, for inquiries call 973-443-8902 or email dbalsamo@fdu.edu.

21 Thu.; Self-care Week, Virtual Workshop, “College Students and Body Image Issues: Let’s Talk About It,” Nancy Graham, professional relations representative, Renfrew Center of Northern New Jersey, Paramus, N.J.; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email tcruz01@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

21 Thu.; National Chemistry Week, Lecture, “Mechanisms of Protein Internalization and Degradation at the Lysosomes Through the ESCRT Pathway,” Sudeep Banjade, BS’08 (Metro), research/postdoctoral associate, Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., cosponsored by department of chemistry/biochemistry/physics and department of biology; Zoom, 5:30 p.m., free, preregistration necessary by 10/14 Thu., to preregister and information email mleonida@fdu.edu or ikumar@fdu.edu.

22 Fri.; Rothman’s Friday Forum, “Celebrating Women Entrepreneur Week,” Robin Wilson, CEO/founder, Robin Wilson Home, N.Y.C.; Lisa Chowansky, president, HC Constructors, Inc., Lebanon, N.J.; and Debbie Schaeffer, CEO, Mrs. G Appliances, Lawrence Township, N.J., sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, noon, free, registration necessary, for information email srslavin@fdu.edu or pniewski@fdu.edu.. 

22 Fri.; Self-care Week, Virtual Workshop, “Exploring the Concept of Positive Self Talk”; Zoom, 3–4 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email tcruz01@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

24 Sun.; Undergraduate Admissions Fall Open House, meet faculty and students, explore majors and concentrations, hear about flexible learning formats, learn about scholarships and financial aid, tour campus and its residence halls, hosted by undergraduate admissions; Ferguson Recreation Center, 10 a.m., face masks required indoors, free, registration necessary, to register and for information go to Undergraduate Admissions Fall Open House.

25 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Introduction to Mendeley and Zotero Reference Managers,” managing citations and collaborating with others, Robert Wolf, associate University librarian for technical services, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email wolfrd@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

25 Mon.; Virtual Walk-in Session, “Career 311: You’ve Got Questions, We’ve Got Answers,” Theresa O’Neill, assistant director, career development (Metro), and Maya Sanyal, career development specialist, career development (Metro), sponsored by career development; Zoom, noon–1 p.m., free, registration preferred via FDU Handshake, for information call 973-443-8339 or email rstalgai@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

25 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, Are Conspiracy Theories Out to Get Us? Christopher Laney, history, Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield, Mass., sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Zoom, 2:15 p.m., for information go to Public Affairs Lecture Series. Registration closed.

26 Tue.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Education Students,” learn about education databases to improve research skills, Patricia Murray, research and instruction librarian, Giovatto Library (Metro); Zoom, 10–11 a.m., free, registration necessary, for information email patricia_murray@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

26 Tue.; Virtual Personal Development Workshop, “Stress: What Is It, How Do I Know If I Have It and How Do I Manage It?” David Mednick, codirector of counseling, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS) (Metro), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or go to Upcoming S-CAPS Workshops, for FDU community only.

26 Tue.; Markets Update, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Bloomberg Lab, Room 106, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, and via Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for FDU students only.

26 Tue.; Zoom Workshop, “Finesse the Interview,” learn how to give higher-level interview and get the job you want, Theresa O’Neill, assistant director, career development (Metro), and Maya Sanyal, career development specialist, career development (Metro), sponsored by career development; Zoom, 6–7 p.m., free, registration preferred via FDU Handshake, for information call 973-443-8339 or email rstalgai@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

27 Wed.; 29th Annual New Jersey Family Business of the Year Awards Luncheon sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, New Jersey Business, New Jersey Business and Industry Association, SobelCo, Cinematrocity, C3 Workplace and Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey; Glen Ridge Country Club, 555 Ridgewood Avenue, Glen Ridge, N.J., 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m., $60, registration necessary, for registration go to New Jersey Family Business Awards Luncheon 2021, for information call 973-443-8842 or email srslavin@fdu.edu.

27 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Citing Your Sources in MLA and APA,” basics for citing sources in MLA and APA formats, Michele Nestory, librarian and coordinator of outreach and advancement, Business Research Library (Metro); Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email michelel@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

27 Wed.; FDU Theater Auditions and Interviews, with Stacie Lents, theater and director, theater arts; for prospective theater arts majors for fall 2022; auditions required for students who want to major in musical theater or acting; interviews required for students who want to major in directing, design/tech (including stage management) and theater studies; Barn Theater, 3–5 p.m., free, to audition or to schedule interview fill out this form, for information on audition requirements go to Theater Program Auditions and Interviews, for inquiries call 973-443-8902 or email dbalsamo@fdu.edu.

27 Wed.; Meditation/Mindfulness Group via Zoom, Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS) (Metro), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, 4–4:45 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or email imbimbo@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

28 Thu.; Virtual FDU Explore Day, information on application process, academics, scholarships and more; Zoom, 6–7:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

28 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Engineering Students,” learn about engineering databases to improve research skills, Robert Wolf, associate University librarian for technical services, Monninger Center for Learning and Research; Zoom, 10–11 a.m., free, registration necessary, for information email wolfrd@fdu.edu or visit Upcoming Library Events, for FDU community only.

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

29 Fri.; Business and Beyond, prospective students attend business class, learn about scholarship opportunities and Global Business Education Program, visit Bloomberg Lab for hands-on training and learn about Professional Development Program and internships, sponsored by Silberman College of Business; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., free, parents welcome to attend, breakfast and lunch provided, registration necessary, for information go to Business and Beyond or email paigesoltano@fdu.edu.

29 Fri.; Rothman’s Friday Forum, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, noon, free, registration necessary, for information email srslavin@fdu.edu

29 Fri.; United Nations Pathways Virtual Forum, “Technology Cooperation and Interdependence: The View from the U.N.,” Maria-Francesca Spatolisano, assistant secretary-general for policy co-ordination and inter-agency affairs, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, in conversation with Jason Scorza, vice provost for international affairs, sponsored by global learning; Zoom, 3 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information call 201-692-7161 or email dcvitan@fdu.edu.

30 Sat.; FDU Explore Day, information session and campus tour; Admissions Office, Rothman Building, 10 a.m.–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information go to Visit an FDU Campus.