Metro Campus This Month

In response to COVID-19, most University events are being conducted virtually.  For the most recent information, visit the University Coronavirus Update page.

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

April 2021

1 Thu.; Stress LESS Week, Journaling Experience at Home, relax and reflect with light journaling and relaxing soundscapes, sponsored by Programs in Language, Culture and Professional Advancement (PLCPA); must log in through Office 365; for information go to Journaling Experience, for FDU students only.

1 Thu.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

1 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Introduction to Mendeley and Zotero Reference Managers,” Robert Wolf, electronic resources librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research (Flor); Zoom, 10–11 a.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.

1 Thu.; Stress LESS Week, Virtual Personal Development Workshop, “How to Manage Stress and Anxiety in the COVID-19 Pandemic World,” David Mednick, codirector of counseling, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, email mednick@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming S-CAPS Workshops, for FDU community only. 

1 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.

1 Thu.; Stress LESS Week, In-person Magic Comedy Show, featuring Mark Zacharia, professional magician, mind-reader and hypnotist, presented by student life; Student Union Building (for in-person show), 7–9 p.m., face masks required and social-distancing measures observed, free, limited seating (priority given to students), other viewers can watch via Zoom, RSVP necessary, to RSVP go to Comedy Magic Show, for inquiries call 201-692-2231 or email rmills@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

2 Thu.; Stress LESS Week, Journaling Experience at Home, relax and reflect with light journaling and relaxing soundscapes, sponsored by Programs in Language, Culture and Professional Advancement (PLCPA); must log in through Office 365; for information go to Journaling Experience, for FDU students only.

2 Fri.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

2 Fri.; Rothman Zoom at Noon, “Small Business Roundtable — Issues Impacting Small Business Owners and Their Employees,” Christopher Coates, vice president, SES ESOP Strategies, Paramus, N.J.; Michele Hart, owner, M. Hart Divorce & Family Law, Morristown, N.J.; and Josefina Tranfa-Abboud, president and chief economist, Analytical Economics Associates, Morristown, N.J.; and  sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, noon, free, to register go to Rothman Zoom at Noon, for information email pniewski@fdu.edu.

2 Fri.; Stress LESS Week, Leave Your Mark, express yourself and relax through graffiti and chalking ground behind and in front of Student Union Building (SUB), sponsored by student life; behind and in front of SUB, noon–4 p.m., free, registration necessary, limited space (priority given to students), facial masks required and social-distancing measures observed, to register email rmills@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

2 Fri.; Stress LESS Week, Discussion, “Relaxing Reflections,” live session of light journaling and relaxing soundscapes, sponsored by Programs in Language, Culture and Professional Advancement (PLCPA); Zoom, 2 p.m., free, for information go to Relaxing Reflections, for FDU community only.

3 Sat.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

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

6 Tue.; Leveraging Study Abroad for Professional Success, learn how to talk about international experiences in professional context, sponsored by study abroad; Zoom, 12–12:45 p.m., free, to register go to Leveraging Study Abroad for Professional Success, for information call 973-443-8083 or email amiksza@fdu.edu.

6 Tue.; Virtual Personal Development Workshop, “Better Relationship During COVID-19,” William Maurice, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, email maurice@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming S-CAPS Workshops, for FDU community only.

7 Wed.; Advising for Future Study Abroad, learn about 2021 and 2022 study-abroad opportunities and how best to prepare, sponsored by study abroad; Zoom, 10–10:45 a.m., free, for information call 973-443-8083 or email amiksza@fdu.edu.

7 Wed.; Virtual U.N. Tour with Special Briefing, “Internships and Careers at the U.N.,” presented by United Nations representative, sponsored by global learning; Zoom, 1–2:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to FDU UN Tour and Briefing, for information email ferraroa@fdu.edu.

7 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Nursing Students,” Maria Kocylowsky, associate University librarian and director, Business Research Library; Zoom, 2:30–3:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Research for Nursing Students, for information email marialk@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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

7 Wed.; Morris Tech Meetup, with Ryan Urban, cofounder/CEO, Wunderkind, and FDU alumnus, BS’02, MBA’04 (Flor), hosted by James Barrood, adviser, Tech Council Ventures and Jumpstart NJ Angel Network, cosponsored by Gearhart Law and Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, registration necessary to receive Zoom link, to register go to Entrepreneur Chat: Ryan Urban, for information go to Morris Tech Meetup #79.

8 Thu.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

8 Thu.; Virtual Personal Development Workshop, “Better Relationship During COVID-19,” William Maurice, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, email maurice@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming S-CAPS Workshops, for FDU community only.

8 Thu.; Interactive Webinar, Virtual Session with TIAA and Social Security Administration, “Within Reach: Transitioning from Career to Retirement,” Zaki Saoud, financial consultant, TIAA; and “Social Security 101,” Jarita Walker, operations supervisor, Social Security Administration; Zoom, noon–1:30 p.m., free, registration necessary to access webcast, to register go to Financial Education Webinars, prior to webinar create Social Security account and print out Social Security statement, for FDU faculty and staff only.

8 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Discover the Discovery Catalog,” Paul Dunphy, head reference librarian, Giovatto Library; Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Discover the Discovery Catalog, for information email Pdunphy@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

8 Thu.; Virtual Workshop, “Creating the Works Cited List,” sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom, 1:30–2:30 p.m., free, for information email malav@student.fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

8 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.

8 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Multi-sector Mitigation of Single-use Plastic Pollution: Approaches from Biology, Policy, Law and Industry,” Zoie Diana, marine science/conservation, Duke University, Durham, N.C., sponsored by biological sciences; Zoom, 5:25–6:20 p.m., free, for information email mcclary@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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

9 Fri.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

10 Sat.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

12 Mon.; Break Day.

12 Mon.; Independent Colleges and Universities for New Jersey Undergraduate Research Symposium, “Chart Your Career Path — Learn What It Takes to Achieve Success”; Panel Presentation, BD professionals share career paths to success, Nicola Charles, senior program manager, new product development/product engineering; Sebastian Luna, senior research and development engineer (diabetes care); and Allan Spina, vice president, R&D portfolio management/innovation training; Zoom (meeting ID: 925 7756 7882, passcode: 534348), 9–10 a.m., free, for FDU students only.

13 Tue.–23 Fri.; Priority Registration for Fall Semester 2021.

13 Tue.; Wroxton Virtual Event, “Lord North’s Birthday Bash,” hosted by Nicholas Baldwin, dean, Wroxton College; featuring demonstration of cocktail mixes and Buttery Bar quiz with John Hitchman, Wroxton staff member/Buttery bartender; Zoom, noon–1 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary to receive Zoom link and for chance to win Wroxton swag bundle, guests who make gift in support of Wroxton College Now & Forever Fund can win hand-carved piece of art by Robert Denton, Wroxton College groundskeeper, to register and for information go to Lord North’s Birthday Bash, for FDU community only.

13 Tue.; Virtual Personal Development Workshop, “Dealing with Loss and Grief During the Pandemic,” Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, email imbimbo@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming S-CAPS Workshops, for FDU community only.

13 Tue.; HR Student/Alumni Meet and Greet, hosted by Scott Behson, management; Zoom, 6 p.m., free, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

14 Wed.; Virtual Handshake: Meet FDU’s Master of Social Work (MSW) Director, Justin Bucchio, director, MSW program (Flor); Zoom, 11 a.m., free, for information email jbucchio@fdu.edu.

14 Wed.; Virtual Workshop, “Information Literacy,” Paul Dunphy, research and instruction librarian, Giovatto Library, sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom (meeting ID: 963 6125 5847, passcode: 206965), 2:30–3 p.m., free, for information email jawagner@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

14 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “The Research Process — Getting Started,” Michele Nestory, librarian and coordinator of outreach and advancement, Business Research Library; Zoom, 2:30–3:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to The Research Process — Getting Started, for information email michelel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

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

15 Thu.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

15 Thu.; Virtual Personal Development Workshop, “Dealing with Loss and Grief During the Pandemic,” Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, email imbimbo@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming S-CAPS Workshops, for FDU community only.

15 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Research for Business Students,” Maria Kocylowsky, associate University librarian and director, Business Research Library; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Research for Business Students, for information email marialk@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

15 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. (CONFIRM)

16 Fri.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

16 Fri.; Rothman Zoom at Noon, “Let’s Talk About It,” Paul Marciano, authority on employee engagement and retention; president, Whiteboard, LLC, Flemington, N.J.; and author, Let’s Talk About It: Turning Confrontation into Collaboration and Carrots and Sticks Don’t Work: Build a Culture of Employee Engagement with the Principles of RESPECT™, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Zoom, noon, free, to register go to Rothman Zoom at Noon, for information email pniewski@fdu.edu.

17 Sat.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

17 Sat.; Main Stage Production, “As You Like It,” by William Shakespeare, directed by Carole Healey, Becton College, presented by School of the Arts; Livestream, 7:30 p.m., $5 per device plus processing fee, for information go to Main Stage Productions.

18 Sun.; Environmental Justice Symposium: Examining the Inequalities of Pollution, two-part lecture and discussion series with experts Charles Lee, senior policy adviser of environmental justice, Environmental Protection Agency, and author, Toxic Wastes and Race in the United States; Robert Laumbach, environmental/occupational medicine, Rutgers University School of Public Health, Piscataway, N.J.; Nicky Sheats, president/cofounder, New Jersey Environmental Justice Alliance, and member, White House Environmental Justice Advisory Council; and Maria Lopez-Nuñez, deputy director, Ironbound Community Corporation, Newark, N.J., and member, White House Environmental Justice Advisory Council, hosted by biological sciences and criminology/criminal justice departments, Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Honors Academy; and FDU’s Sustainability Task Force; Zoom, 2–4 p.m., free, for information email elisemorton@fdu.edu.

18 Sun.; Main Stage Production, “As You Like It,” by William Shakespeare, directed by Carole Healey, Becton College, presented by School of the Arts; Livestream, 2:30 p.m., $5 per device plus processing fee, for information go to Main Stage Productions.

18 Sun.; Musicale, “Spring Ahead to Opera,” performances by Metropolitan Opera stars Kathryn Krasovec, mezzo-soprano, and Mark Delavan, baritone, with Mary Pinto, piano accompanist and Opera at Florham artistic director, triumphant and hilarious operatic repertoire, sponsored by Opera at Florham; St. Margaret of Scotland Church, 6 Sussex Avenue, Morristown, N.J., 3 p.m., attendees must wear masks, social-distancing measures observed within each pew, $25 by check ($28 if paying online by credit card), $10 students 22 and under, free for FDU students, to purchase tickets and or information go to Spring Ahead to Opera.

19 Fri.; Field Facts with FDU Master of Social Work (MSW) Field Director, discuss internship opportunities available in the MSW program with Zakia Clay, social work (Flor); Zoom, 2 p.m., free, for information email zakiaclay@fdu.edu.

19 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Citing Your Sources in AMA,” Michele Nestory, librarian and coordinator of outreach and advancement, Business Research Library; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to Citing Your Sources in AMA, for information email michelel@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

20 Tue.; Virtual Personal Development Workshop, “Relaxation 101: Find Some PEACE of Mind,” Alice Mills, codirector of counseling, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, 4–5 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, email mills@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming S-CAPS Workshops, for FDU community only.

21 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Introduction to Mendeley and Zotero Reference Managers,” Robert Wolf, electronic resources librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research (Flor); 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.

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

22 Thu.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

22 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Citing Your Sources in MLA and APA,” Michele Nestory, librarian and coordinator of outreach and advancement, Business Research Library; Zoom, 1–2 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.

22 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.

23 Fri.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

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

24 Thu.; Virtual Personal Development Workshop, “Relaxation 101: Find Some PEACE of Mind,” Alice Mills, codirector of counseling, student counseling/psychological services (S-CAPS), sponsored by S-CAPS; Zoom, noon–1 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174, email mills@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming S-CAPS Workshops, for FDU community only.

27 Tue.; Virtual U.N. Tour with Special Briefing, “Climate Change,” presented by United Nations representative, sponsored by global learning; Zoom, 2:30–4 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register go to FDU UN Tour and Briefing, for information email ferraroa@fdu.edu.

27 Tue.; Alumni and Friends Webinar Series, “Planning for Long-term Care,” Regina Spielberg, partner, Schenck, Price, Smith & King, LLP, Paramus, N.J.; and Shirley Berger Whitenack, partner, Schenck, Price, Smith & King, LLP, Florham Park, 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.

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

29 Thu.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

29 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.

29 Thu.; Biology Seminar, “Revising the Dopamine Model: Is a Stimulus the Same as a Reward?” Joseph Stout, biological sciences, sponsored by biological sciences; Zoom, 5:25–6:20 p.m., free, for information email mcclary@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

29 Thu.; Master of Social Work (MSW) Virtual Open House, detailed overview of MSW online program; Zoom, 6 p.m., free, for information email jbucchio@fdu.edu.

30 Fri.; FDU School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Annual Research Symposium, highlighting research and projects of school’s students, faculty, alumni and resident pharmacists of FDU-affiliated institutions, sponsored by FDU School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences; Keynote Address, “Inflammatory Macrophages: Agents of Defense or Destruction?” Debra Laskin, distinguished professor and chair, Roy A. Bowers Endowed Chair, pharmacology/toxicology, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Rutgers University, Piscataway, N.J.; Zoom, 8:30 a.m.–3:15 p.m., free, registration necessary by 28 Wed. to get Zoom link, to register go to FDU Research Symposium 2021 (pharmacy students register through RxEngage), for information email mleibri@fdu.edu.

30 Fri.; Metropolitan 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 201-692-7308 or email jordonez@fdu.edu, for on-campus protocols and information go to Visit an FDU Campus.

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

30 Fri.; Main Stage Production, “Your Lips Are Moving But There’s No Sound,” by Jess Honovich, directed by Christopher Blass Núñez, visiting assistant professor of theater, presented by School of the Arts; Livestream, 7:30 p.m., $5 per device plus processing fee, for information go to Main Stage Productions.