Florham Campus This Month

To submit an event, contact Carol Black at black@fdu.edu

January 2022

1 Sat.–2 Sun.; New Year Holiday Break.

3 Mon.–19 Wed.; Winter Session 2022.

3 Mon.–21 Fri.; Registration/Academic Counseling and Advising.

6 Thu.; Virtual 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; Zoom, 5–7 p.m., free, to audition or to schedule interview fill out form, for information on audition requirements go to Theater Program Auditions and Interviews, for inquiries call 973-443-8902 or email dbalsamo@fdu.edu.

7 Fri.; Rothman Friday Forum, “The Importance of Executive Leadership Coaching,” Jo Colontonio, lead business trainer, Ignite Business Partners, Marlton, N.J., cosponsored by Provident Bank, TD Bank, Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey and Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, noon, free, registration necessary, for information email srslavin@fdu.edu.

10 Mon.–2/1 Tue.; Virtual Teatime Opera: A Concert Honoring Wroxton College, prerecorded 30-minute opera celebrating England’s finest composers, featuring Metropolitan Opera singers Helena Brown, soprano; Danielle Buonaiuto, soprano; and Eric Lindsey, bass; and Jason Wirth, pianist; hosted and curated by Bea Goodwin, BA’13 (Flor), opera librettist and stage director; Zoom, $25 minimum donation required to access program, proceeds support Wroxton College Now & Forever Fund, registration necessary to receive link to view program, program may be accessed through link until 2/1 Tue., for information go to Teatime Opera, for inquiries email fdualumni@fdu.edu.

10 Mon.–11 Tue.; 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. (two hours for lesson plan and one hour for workshop), 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 to 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.

10 Mon.–11 Tue.; Virtual Computer Science Professional Development Workshop for Grades 6–12 Educators, conducted by Ihab Darwish, cyber security, and Gurjot Singh, computer science, presented by FDU STEM Institute of Education; Zoom, 3:30–6:30 p.m. (two hours for lesson plan and one hour for workshop), 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 to 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.

11 Tue.; Markets Update, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Zoom, 3–4 p.m., free, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only. 

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

17 Mon.; Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday.

18 Tue.; Markets Update, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Zoom, 3–4 p.m., free, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only. 

21 Fri.; Rothman Friday Forum, “Using Your Purpose to Set Yourself Up for Success,” Erica Lasan, founder/JOY strategist, JOYrney to Purpose, cosponsored by Provident Bank, TD Bank, Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey and Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, noon, free, registration necessary, for information email srslavin@fdu.edu.

24 Mon.; Classes Begin, 8 a.m.

25 Tue.; Markets Update, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Zoom, 3–4 p.m., free, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only. 

26 Wed.; Information Session, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, for parents, prospective students and high-school counselors; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall (face masks required indoors), 6:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register and for information email hebert@fdu.edu or call 973-443-8981.

28 Fri.; Rothman Friday Forum, “Cannabis Industry,” Diana McElroy, BA’02 (Flor), CEO/founder, Higher High LLC, Boonton, N.J., cosponsored by Provident Bank, TD Bank, Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey and Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, noon, free, registration necessary, for information email srslavin@fdu.edu.

29 Sat.; FDU Explore Day, information session and campus tour; Admissions Office, Rothman Building (face masks required indoors), check-in time 9:45 a.m., free, registration necessary, for information go to Visit an FDU Campus.