Metro Campus This Month

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

March 2024

1 Fri.–8 Fri.; Duo Art Show, works by Oscar Rosario and Krista Escaffi Aguilar, gallery manager, University Hall Gallery, sponsored by School of the Arts; University Hall Gallery, Room 11, University Hall, Mon.–Thu., 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; Fri. by appointment, free, for information email g.carnevale@fdu.edu.

1 Fri.–4/15 Mon.; Hispanic Center Exhibit, celebration of Latin culture featuring posters of Hispanic traditions by students in Introduction to Digital Media class (fall 2023 Metropolitan Campus), posters of achievements by Latin musical celebrities by students in Creative Imagery with Photoshop class (spring 2023 Florham Campus) and creative portfolios of graphic design major students of Hispanic descent, cosponsored by Hispanic Center and School of the Arts; Hispanic Center, Fourth Floor, Robison Hall, Mon.–Fri. 9 a.m.–5 p.m. (closed on Thursday, March 14, and Friday, March 15, for Spring Recess), free, for information email rnsoto@fdu.edu.

1 Fri.; Honors Day 2024, for admitted students, information session about University Honors Program, Honors Academy and Global Scholars, meet-and-greet with honors faculty, Q&A with current FDU honors students from various majors, sample honors class from choice of subjects, complimentary lunch, sponsored by admissions; Greg Olsen Student Union, check-in 10 a.m., program 10:30 a.m., RSVP necessary, for information email d.fortemps@fdu.edu.

1 Fri.; Virtual Mental Health First Aid Training, five-hour professional development and community-building opportunity to train and equip faculty/staff who interact with students to identify and address mental health concerns, co-led by internal certified trainers Chadwin Sandifer, chief innovation officer, FDU Health, and executive associate dean, pharmacy/health sciences (Flor), and Zakia Clay, social work and director, Master of Social Work program (Flor), sponsored by Student Wellness Services; Zoom, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., free, registration necessary, limit of 30 participants per training session, for information go to Mental Health First Aid, for FDU faculty and staff only.

2 Sat.; Saturday Campus Tour, information session and campus tour; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, check-in time 9:30 a.m., free, registration necessary, for information go to Visit an FDU Campus, call 201-692-7308 or email v.xhaka@fdu.edu.

3 Sun.; Discover Your Major Day, “Engineer Your Future,” overview of Lee Gildart and Oswald Haase School of Computer Sciences and Engineering with school director and student panel Q&A; breakout groups by major/program with faculty members, presentations on required courses for majors/concentrations and information on minors and career pathways; tour engineering/computer science labs; and watch NAO Humanoid Robot demonstrations; Becton Hall, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., free, includes breakfast at Becton Hall and lunch at Greg Olsen Student Union, registration necessary, for information email marobertson@fdu.edu.

4 Mon.; Health and Fitness Jump Start ’24, Yoga — Breath Deep, Shine Bright; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 10–11 a.m., free, all abilities welcome, for information email sfisher@fdu.edu or go to FDUFitnessCenter on Instagram, for FDU community only. 

4 Mon.; Health and Fitness Jump Start ’24, Smoothies and MyPlate, enjoy a smoothie and learn how to create balanced meals using MyPlate (official symbol of five food groups); Dining Hall, Greg Olsen Student Union,  noon–2 p.m., free, for information email sfisher@fdu.edu or go to FDUFitnessCenter on Instagram, for FDU community only.

4 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Searching for Books and Articles Using the Discovery Catalog,” Melissa John, research and instruction librarian, Metropolitan Campus Library; Zoom, 5–5:30 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email m.john@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

4 Mon.; Women’s History Month, Discussion, “University Woman: Conversations About Life and Work,” five women from FDU will discuss how they have grown, advanced and succeeded in their careers, June Cho, associate director of career services (Van); Lissette Garcia, executive director, Educational Opportunity Fund (Metro); Otito Iwuchukwu, pharmaceutical sciences (Flor); Salma Noor, computer science (Van); and Tracy Osawe, undergraduate student/government and politics major (Flor), sponsored by FDU libraries and Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Zoom, 6–7:30 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email tcruz01@fdu.edu or go to University Woman, for FDU community only.

4 Mon.; Health and Fitness Jump Start ’24, Yoga — Breath Deep, Shine Bright; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 6:30–7:30 p.m., free, all abilities welcome, for information email sfisher@fdu.edu or go to FDUFitnessCenter on Instagram, for FDU community only.

4 Mon.; Virtual Open House, Master of Public Health (MPH) Program, includes overview and Q&A session with MPH faculty; Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email a.brace@fdu.edu or call 973-443-8230.

4 Mon.; Communication Alumni Virtual Panel Discussion, Hilary Froehlich, BA’08, MA’09 (Flor), media/content manager, The Connell Company, Berkeley Heights, N.J., and Samuel Hanson, BA’13, MA’15 (Flor), director of agent experience, Keller Williams Realty, Inc., Morristown, N.J., answer questions about lateral moves, getting into the industry of one’s choice and more, moderated by Katherine Dunsmore, communication and director, MA in communication, sponsored by communication; Zoom, 7 p.m., free, to RSVP and get Zoom link email sw-alexisrose@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

5 Tue.; Markets Update, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), business faculty (Metro), and founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Bloomberg Lab, Room 2249, Second Floor, Dickinson Hall, 3–4 p.m., free, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

5 Tue.; Virtual Computer Science Professional Development Workshop for Grades K–5 Educators, organized by department of mathematics and computer science, Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences, in collaboration with FDU STEM Institute of Education; Zoom, 4–7 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, non-educators interested in attending should call 973-443-8680 to be included on wait-list (if workshop not filled to capacity), for inquiries email khreisat@fdu.edu or sharma@fdu.edu.

5 Tue.; Virtual Computer Science Professional Development Workshop for Grades 6–12 Educators, organized by department of mathematics and computer science, Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences, in collaboration with FDU STEM Institute of Education; Zoom, 4–7 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, non-educators interested in attending should call 973-443-8680 to be included on wait-list (if workshop not filled to capacity), for inquiries email khreisat@fdu.edu or sharma@fdu.edu.

5 Tue.; Online Library Workshop, “Research Basics for Undergraduate English for Professional Success (EPS) Students,” Brooke Duffy, research and instruction librarian, Metropolitan Campus Library; Zoom, 5–6 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email b.duffy@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; Virtual Information Session, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, for parents, prospective students and high-school teachers/staff; Zoom, 10 a.m., free, registration necessary to receive Zoom link, to register and for information call 201-692-2716 or email agmalone@fdu.edu.

6 Wed.; Bus Trip, United Nations Headquarters, N.Y.C.; bus leaves Dickinson Hall at 11:15 a.m., $10 deposit required to hold spot (leave money in Deposit Box, Office of Global Learning, Second Floor, Dickinson Hall), deposits will be returned once students board the bus, registration necessary, seats available on first-come, first-served basis, to register and for information email m.rivera1@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

6 Wed.; Spirit Lunch, individuals who believe in a higher power, participate in meditation or prayer, have an organizational belief system and/or lack belief in existence of gods are welcome to the conversation, hosted by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, noon–1 p.m., free, for information go to LiveWell Happenings, for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; Lifelong Learning Lecture, “Nice Presidents Finish Last,” Daniel Cassino, government/politics and executive director, FDU Poll (Flor), in partnership with FellowshipLIFE; Fellowship Hall, Fellowship Senior Living, 8000 Fellowship Road, Basking Ridge, N.J., 1–2 p.m., $25 (nonrefundable/nontransferable), free for Fellowship Village community residents, advanced registration necessary, for information go to Lifelong Learning Schedule

6 Wed.; Workshop, “Sex Ed 101,” essentials of sexual health — from understanding prevention strategies and testing to navigating healthy relationships and communication, Franco Barragan, wellness coordinator, student wellness services, and Carol Brown Taylor, adult nurse practitioner/case manager, student wellness services, hosted by student wellness services (SWS); Multipurpose Room, Greg Olsen Student Union, 1:30–2:30 p.m., free, free SWS swag while supplies last, registration necessary, for information email f.barragan@fdu.edu. for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; Virtual Writing Studio Workshop, “Introduction to APA Format,” Danielle Des Fosses, Becton College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio, sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom, 2–3:30 p.m. (log-in 10 minutes prior to start of session), free, for information call 201-692-2166, email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; Let’s Talk, brief, one-on-one, well-being consultations about various topics with Noemie Kloucek, graduate student success scholar, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 2–3:30 p.m., free, first-come, first-served basis, for information go to Let’s Talk, for FDU students only.

6 Wed.; Let’s Talk, brief, one-on-one, well-being consultations about various topics with Maddie Kane, graduate student success scholar, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 3:30–5:30 p.m., free, first-come, first-served basis, for information go to Let’s Talk, for FDU students only.

6 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Library Research for Faculty and Adjuncts,” Leanne Minkoff, digital initiatives librarian, Metropolitan Campus Library; Zoom, 4–4:30 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email l.minkoff@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; Meditation/Mindfulness Group via Zoom, Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, Office of Mental and Emotional Wellbeing, sponsored by Office of Mental and Emotional Wellbeing; Zoom, 4–4:45 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or email imbimbo@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Digital Scholarship Series: Text Analysis Tools,” Ashley Tschakert Foertmeyer, research and instruction librarian, Metropolitan Campus Library; Zoom, 4–4:45 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email a.tschakertfoertm@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

6 Wed.; LEAD NOW Workshop Series, “Missteps and/or Mistakes,” Kristin Cothran, director, Transforming College Campuses (TCC) (Flor) , sponsored by student life; TCC Lounge, Third Floor, Robison Hall, 4–5 p.m., free, for information email ldarzano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

6 Wed.; Virtual Information Session, Occupational Therapy Doctoral (OTD) Program; Zoom, 6 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email j.strasle@fdu.edu or call 973-443-8412.

6 Wed.; Health and Fitness Jump Start ’24, Stretch and Flex, unwind and improve flexibility and range of motion; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 6–6:30 p.m., free, for information email sfisher@fdu.edu or go to FDUFitnessCenter on Instagram, for FDU community only.

7 Thu.; Virtual Information Session, RN to BSN Completion Program, sponsored by Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health; Zoom, noon–1 p.m., free, for information email SNAH@fdu.edu.

7 Thu.; Virtual Information Session, Allied Health Programs, sponsored by Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health; Zoom, 1–2 p.m., free, for information email SNAH@fdu.edu.

7 Thu.; Academic Support Center Spring 2024 Workshop Series, “Unlock Your Learning Potential: Understanding Your Learning Style,” learn why understanding preferred learning approach is crucial for effective exam and essay preparation, presented by Academic Support Center staff; Room 503, Robison Hall, 2–3 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information call 201-692-2076, for FDU students only.

7 Thu.; Let’s Talk, brief, one-on-one, well-being consultations about various topics with Maddie Kane, graduate student success scholar, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 2–3:30 p.m., free, first-come, first-served basis, for information go to Let’s Talk, for FDU students only.

7 Thu.; Virtual Writing Studio Workshop, “Advanced APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, Becton College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio, sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom, 4–5:30 p.m. (log-in 10 minutes prior to start of session), free, for information call 201-692-2166, email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

7 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Introduction to Using Generative AI for Research for Faculty,” Ashley Tschakert Foertmeyer, research and instruction librarian, Metropolitan Campus Library; Zoom, 5–5:45 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email a.tschakertfoertm@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

7 Thu.; Virtual Information Sessions for 2024 Teacher Scholarship Program, training takes place at one of five New Jersey learning centers in Burlington, Hasbrouck Heights, Northfield, Scotch Plains and Tenafly; each scholarship covers cost of 12 credits for Orton-Gillingham Teacher Certificates issued by FDU’s Center for Dyslexia Studies and endorsed by IMSLEC (International Multisensory Structured Language Education Council) and IDA (International Dyslexia Association), sponsored by Children’s Dyslexia Centers of New Jersey; Zoom, 5:30 and 7 p.m. free, RSVP to graceh@fdu.edu to receive Zoom invite, once selected for scholarship, recipient will attend course twice a week at selected center (after-school hours), for information email graceh@fdu.edu, to check session schedules at Children’s Dyslexia Centers of New Jersey go to 2024 Teacher Scholarship Program.

7 Thu.; Health and Fitness Jump Start ’24, Zumba, fun combo of exercise and Latin dance; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 6–7 p.m., free, all abilities welcome, limited space, for information email sfisher@fdu.edu or go to FDUFitnessCenter on Instagram, for FDU community only.

7 Thu.; Virtual Writing Studio Workshop, “Essential Spoken English for International Students,” Paul Caruso, tutor, Metro Writing Studio, sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom, 7–8:30 p.m. (log-in 10 minutes prior to start of session), free, for information call 201-692-2166, email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

11 Mon.–15 Fri.; Spring Recess.

12 Tue.; Open House, New Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) Degree and Master of Public Administration (MPA) Degree with Specialization in Healthcare Management; Employee Cafeteria, Valley Hospital, 223 N. Van Dien Avenue, Ridgewood, N.J., 11 a.m.–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register text MHA INFO to 973-214-2863, for information email c.costa1@fdu.edu or go to Master of Healthcare Administration or Master of Public Administration.

12 Tue.; Virtual Information Session, Center for Dyslexia Studies Structured Literacy/Orton-Gillingham Teacher Training Program, program starts fall 2024 at FDU Center for Dyslexia Studies (Metropolitan Campus), sponsored by Center for Dyslexia Studies; Zoom, 4:30 p.m., free, to RSVP or for additional information call 201-692-2816 or email graceh@fdu.edu.

12 Tue.; Virtual Information Session for 2024 Teacher Scholarship Program, training takes place at one of five New Jersey learning centers in Burlington, Hasbrouck Heights, Northfield, Scotch Plains and Tenafly; each scholarship covers cost of 12 credits for Orton-Gillingham Teacher Certificates issued by FDU’s Center for Dyslexia Studies and endorsed by IMSLEC (International Multisensory Structured Language Education Council) and IDA (International Dyslexia Association), sponsored by Children’s Dyslexia Centers of New Jersey; Zoom, 5 p.m., free, RSVP to graceh@fdu.edu to receive Zoom invite, once selected for scholarship, recipient will attend course twice a week at selected center (after-school hours), for information email graceh@fdu.edu, to check session schedules at Children’s Dyslexia Centers of New Jersey go to 2024 Teacher Scholarship Program.

13 Wed.; Lifelong Learning Lecture, “The Golden Age of Broadway Musical,” birth and growth of the American musical, Allen Cohen, music (Flor), in partnership with FellowshipLIFE; Fellowship Hall, Fellowship Senior Living, 8000 Fellowship Road, Basking Ridge, N.J., 1–2 p.m., $25 (nonrefundable/nontransferable), free for Fellowship Village community residents, advanced registration necessary, for information go to Lifelong Learning Schedule

15 Fri.; Online Registration for Summer 2024 Sessions Open. 

16 Sat.; 2024 Vs. Cancer Baseball Game, Knights vs. Stonehill Skyhawks; Naimoli Family Baseball Complex, 1–4 p.m., admission free, Knights baseball team accepting donations, proceeds fund child-life programs at local hospitals and help find cure for pediatric brain tumors, for information email eroman@fdu.edu.

18 Mon.; Virtual Writing Studio Workshop, “Basic Grammar Workshop,” Rochelle Moskowitz, Becton College, sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom, 2–3:30 p.m. (log-in 10 minutes prior to start of session), free, for information call 201-692-2166, email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

18 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Research Strategies for First-year Students,” David Biel, research and instruction librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research (Flor); Zoom, 4–4:45 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email d.biel@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

18 Mon.; In-person Information Session for 2024 Teacher Scholarship Program, training takes place at one of five New Jersey learning centers in Burlington, Hasbrouck Heights, Northfield, Scotch Plains and Tenafly; each scholarship covers cost of 12 credits for Orton-Gillingham Teacher Certificates issued by FDU’s Center for Dyslexia Studies and endorsed by IMSLEC (International Multisensory Structured Language Education Council) and IDA (International Dyslexia Association), sponsored by Children’s Dyslexia Centers of New Jersey; Verdon Skipper Learning Center, 902 Jacksonville Road, Burlington, N.J., 5 p.m., free, RSVP to graceh@fdu.edu, once selected for scholarship, recipient will attend course twice a week at selected center (after-school hours), for information email graceh@fdu.edu, to check session schedules at Children’s Dyslexia Centers of New Jersey go to 2024 Teacher Scholarship Program.

18 Mon.; Yoga, led by Mire Turro, graduate assistant, Transforming College Campuses, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 6–7 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, wear comfortable, nonrestrictive clothing, limited number of yoga mats to use or bring your own, for information email sfisher@fdu.edu or go to FDUFitnessCenter on Instagram, for FDU community only.

19 Thu.; Open House, New Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) Degree and Master of Public Administration (MPA) Degree with Specialization in Healthcare Management; Cafeteria, Clara Maass Medical Center, 1 Clara Maass Drive, Belleville, N.J., 11 a.m.–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register text MHA INFO to 973-214-2863, for information email c.costa1@fdu.edu or go to Master of Healthcare Administration or Master of Public Administration.

19 Tue.; Markets Update, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), business faculty (Metro), and founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Bloomberg Lab, Room 2249, Second Floor, Dickinson Hall, 3–4 p.m., free, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

19 Tue.; Online Library Workshop, “Creating an Annotated Bibliography,” Eleanor Friedl, research and instruction librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research (Flor); Zoom, 4–4:30 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email eleanor_friedl@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

19 Tue.; Virtual Computer Science Professional Development Workshop for Grades K–5 Educators, organized by department of mathematics and computer science, Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences, in collaboration with FDU STEM Institute of Education; Zoom, 4–7 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, non-educators interested in attending should call 973-443-8680 to be included on wait-list (if workshop not filled to capacity), for inquiries email khreisat@fdu.edu or sharma@fdu.edu.

19 Tue.; Virtual Computer Science Professional Development Workshop for Grades 6–12 Educators, organized by department of mathematics and computer science, Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences, in collaboration with FDU STEM Institute of Education; Zoom, 4–7 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, non-educators interested in attending should call 973-443-8680 to be included on wait-list (if workshop not filled to capacity), for inquiries email khreisat@fdu.edu or sharma@fdu.edu.

19 Tue.; Online Library Workshop, “Research Basics for Graduate Students,” Christine Jansen, research and instruction librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research (Flor); Zoom, 5–5:45 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email c.jansen@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

19 Tue.; Conversation, “How Social Media Is Impacting Women and Girls,” Kara Alaimo, communication and deputy chair, communication (Metro), and author, Over the Influence: Why Social Media Is Toxic for Women and Girls — And How We Can Take It Back, with Francesca Degiuli, sociology, cosponsored by social sciences/history, communication and FDU libraries; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, Florham Campus, and via Zoom, 5–6:30 p.m.; Book Signing follows, registration necessary for Zoom attendees, for information email tcruz01@fdu.edu or go to How Social Media Is Impacting Women and Girls.

19 Tue.; Bus Trip, Nets vs. New Orleans Pelicans Men’s Basketball Game, Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y., sponsored by student life; bus departs Greg Olsen Student Union 5 p.m., $20, sign up at Information Desk, Greg Olsen Student Union, for information email rmills@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

20 Wed.; Information Session, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, for parents, prospective students and high-school teachers/staff; Regional Center Office, Fifth Floor, Robison Hall, 10 a.m., free, limited seating, registration necessary, to register and for information call 201-692-2716 or email agmalone@fdu.edu.

20 Wed.; LiveWell Intentions, “Building Positive Relationships,” teaching individuals how to cope with and manage stressors to live their best lives, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 11 a.m.–noon, free, for information go to LiveWell Intentions, for FDU students only.

20 Wed.; Faculty Colloquia, “Beyond Silos: Advancing Integrated Oral Care,” Abiola Adeniyi, health/human services (Van), sponsored by School of Public and Global Affairs; Zoom, 1 p.m. EST, free, for information email woolley@fdu.edu.

20 Wed.; Lifelong Learning Lecture Series, “The Scientific Methods and the Development of Evolutionary Thinking (Part 1),” Harald Parzer, biology (Flor), in partnership with FellowshipLIFE; Fellowship Hall, Fellowship Senior Living, 8000 Fellowship Road, Basking Ridge, N.J., 1–2 p.m., $25 (nonrefundable/nontransferable), free for Fellowship Village community residents, advanced registration necessary, for information go to Lifelong Learning Schedule

20 Wed.; Virtual Writing Studio Workshop, “Introduction to APA Format,” Danielle Des Fosses, Becton College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio, sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom, 2–3:30 p.m. (log-in 10 minutes prior to start of session), free, for information call 201-692-2166, email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

20 Wed.; Let’s Talk, brief, one-on-one, well-being consultations about various topics with Noemie Kloucek, graduate student success scholar, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 2–3:30 p.m., free, first-come, first-served basis, for information go to Let’s Talk, for FDU students only.

20 Wed.; Let’s Talk, brief, one-on-one, well-being consultations about various topics with Maddie Kane, graduate student success scholar, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 3:30–5:30 p.m., free, first-come, first-served basis, for information go to Let’s Talk, for FDU students only.

20 Wed.; LEAD NOW Workshop Series, “What the Fork? Dining Etiquette for the New Professional,” cosponsored by career development and student life; Rutherford Room, Greg Olsen Student Union, 3:30–5:30 p.m., free, for information email ldarzano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only. 

20 Wed.; Meditation/Mindfulness Group via Zoom, Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, Office of Mental and Emotional Wellbeing, sponsored by Office of Mental and Emotional Wellbeing; Zoom, 4–4:45 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or email imbimbo@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.  

20 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Digital Scholarship Series: Data Visualization Tools,” Ashley Tschakert Foertmeyer, research and instruction librarian, Metropolitan Campus Library; Zoom, 4–4:45 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email a.tschakertfoertm@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

20 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Citation Skills for English for Professional Success (EPS) Graduate Students,” Brooke Duffy, research and instruction librarian, Metropolitan Campus Library; Zoom, 4–5 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email b.duffy@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

20 Wed.; Stretch and Flex, unwind and improve flexibility and range of motion, led by Mire Turro, graduate assistant, Transforming College Campuses, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 6–7 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, for information email sfisher@fdu.edu or go to FDUFitnessCenter on Instagram, for FDU community only.

20 Wed.; Virtual Information Session for 2024 Teacher Scholarship Program, training takes place at one of five New Jersey learning centers in Burlington, Hasbrouck Heights, Northfield, Scotch Plains and Tenafly; each scholarship covers cost of 12 credits for Orton-Gillingham Teacher Certificates issued by FDU’s Center for Dyslexia Studies and endorsed by IMSLEC (International Multisensory Structured Language Education Council) and IDA (International Dyslexia Association), sponsored by Children’s Dyslexia Centers of New Jersey; Zoom, 7 p.m., free, RSVP to graceh@fdu.edu to receive Zoom invite, once selected for scholarship, recipient will attend course twice a week at selected center (after-school hours), for information email graceh@fdu.edu, to check session schedules at Children’s Dyslexia Centers of New Jersey go to 2024 Teacher Scholarship Program.

21 Thu.; Launch of Lifelong Learning at FDU, with ribbon-cutting ceremony; Lifelong Learning Suite (formerly Continuing Education), Room 1134, First Floor, Dickinson Hall, 10 a.m., free, light refreshments served, for information call 201-692-7310 or email jhagenow@fdu.edu, for FDU community and invited guests only.

21 Thu.; LiveWell Intentions, “Building Positive Relationships,” teaching individuals how to cope with and manage stressors to live their best lives, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 12:30–1:30 p.m., free, for information go to LiveWell Intentions, for FDU students only.

21 Thu.; Academic Support Center Spring 2024 Workshop Series, “Decoding Texts: A Guide to College Reading,” tools to annotate with purpose and precision, presented by Academic Support Center staff; Room 503, Robison Hall, 2–3 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information call 201-692-2076, for FDU students only.

21 Thu.; Let’s Talk, brief, one-on-one, well-being consultations about various topics with Maddie Kane, graduate student success scholar, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 2–3:30 p.m., free, first-come, first-served basis, for information go to Let’s Talk, for FDU students only.

21 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Navigating Online Databases and Search Strategies,” Melissa John, research and instruction librarian, Metropolitan Campus Library; Zoom, 4–4:30 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email m.john@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

21 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Citing Your Sources in APA,” Robert Richlan, research and instruction librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research (Flor); Zoom, 5–5:45 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email robert_richlan@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

21 Thu.; Virtual Writing Studio Workshop, “Advanced APA Format,” Helen Kuttner, Becton College and tutor, Metro Writing Studio, sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom, 5–6:30 p.m. (log-in 10 minutes prior to start of session), free, for information call 201-692-2166, email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

21 Thu.; Virtual Writing Studio Workshop, “Undergraduate Academic Essay and Research,” Paul Caruso, tutor, Metro Writing Studio, sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Zoom, 5:30–7 p.m. (log-in 10 minutes prior to start of session), free, for information call 201-692-2166, email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

21 Thu.; Zumba, led by Guianella Noriega, member of Fitness Center student staff, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 6–7 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, for information email sfisher@fdu.edu or go to FDUFitnessCenter on Instagram, for FDU community only.

23 Sat.; Midterm Progress Reporting Closes.

25 Mon.; Women’s History Month, “Exploring Triumphs and Challenges in Women’s Issues Through an International Perspective,” conversation with Madelyn Ferrans, law, and Leposava Ognjanoska, teaching/research assistant, International Balkan University, and their students about women’s triumphs/challenges at global level and in specific contexts of the United States and Macedonia, presented by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, Florham Campus, and via Zoom (meeting ID: 915 6990 2629), 10–11 a.m., free, for information and Zoom access email degiuli@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

25 Mon.; Online Library Workshop, “Writing Research Using Media Resources: Citing Audio and Visual Resources in MLA and APA,” Michele Nestory, librarian and coordinator of outreach/advancement, Business Reference Library; Zoom, 5–5:30 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email michelel@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

25 Mon.; Yoga, led by Mire Turro, graduate assistant, Transforming College Campuses, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 6–7 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, wear comfortable, nonrestrictive clothing, limited number of yoga mats to use or bring your own, for information email sfisher@fdu.edu or go to FDUFitnessCenter on Instagram, for FDU community only.

26 Tue.; Open House, New Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) Degree and Master of Public Administration (MPA) Degree with Specialization in Healthcare Management; On the Bridge, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, 201 Lyons Avenue, Newark, N.J., 11 a.m.–2 p.m., free, registration necessary, to register text MHA INFO to 973-214-2863, for information email c.costa1@fdu.edu or go to Master of Healthcare Administration or Master of Public Administration.

26 Tue.; Virtual Information Session, Nurse Practitioner MSN (Advanced Practice RN) and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Programs, sponsored by Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health; Zoom, noon–1 p.m., free, for information email SNAH@fdu.edu.

26 Tue.; Wroxton Study-abroad Information Session, with Nicholas Baldwin, dean, Wroxton College, and Brian Swanzey, director of study abroad; Sammartino Room, Lower Level, Metropolitan Campus Library, 2 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email brian_swanzey@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

26 Tue.; Markets Update, Jon Budish, BA’77, MBA’85 (Flor), business faculty (Metro), and founder, Budish Group, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Bloomberg Lab, Room 2249, Second Floor, Dickinson Hall, 3–4 p.m., free, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

26 Tue.; Online Library Workshop, “Research Strategies for Upper-level Students,” David Biel, research and instruction librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research (Flor); Zoom, 4–4:45 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email d.biel@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

26 Tue.; Virtual Information Session, Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) Program; Zoom, 6 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email j.strasle@fdu.edu or call 973-443-8412.

26 Tue.; Faculty/HR Meet and Greet Mash Up, Silberman College students meet human resource faculty members and employer partners, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Lobby, Dickinson Hall, 6 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for Silberman College students only.

27 Wed.; In-person Writing Studio Workshop, “ESL Casual Conversations in English,” Rochelle Moskowitz, Becton College, sponsored by Metro Writing Studio; Metro Writing Studio, Second Floor, Metropolitan Campus Library, 11 a.m.–noon, free, for information call 201-692-2166, email jawagner@fdu.edu or go to Metro Writing Studio, for FDU community only.

27 Wed.; LiveWell Intentions, “Managing Positive Emotions,” teaching individuals how to cope with and manage stressors to live their best lives, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 11 a.m.–noon, free, for information go to LiveWell Intentions, for FDU students only.

27 Wed.; Lifelong Learning Lecture Series, “The Scientific Methods and the Development of Evolutionary Thinking (Part 2),” Harald Parzer, biology (Flor), in partnership with FellowshipLIFE; Fellowship Hall, Fellowship Senior Living, 8000 Fellowship Road, Basking Ridge, N.J., 1–2 p.m., $25 (nonrefundable/nontransferable), free for Fellowship Village community residents, advanced registration necessary, for information go to Lifelong Learning Schedule

27 Wed.; Let’s Talk, brief, one-on-one, well-being consultations about various topics with Noemie Kloucek, graduate student success scholar, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 2–3:30 p.m., free, first-come, first-served basis, free, for information go to Let’s Talk, for FDU students only.

27 Wed.; Let’s Talk, brief, one-on-one, well-being consultations about various topics with Maddie Kane, graduate student success scholar, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 3:30–5:30 p.m., free, first-come, first-served basis, for information go to Let’s Talk, for FDU students only.

27 Wed.; Meditation/Mindfulness Group via Zoom, Charles Imbimbo, psychological counselor, Office of Mental and Emotional Wellbeing, sponsored by Office of Mental and Emotional Wellbeing; Zoom, 4–4:45 p.m., free, for information call 201-692-2174 or email imbimbo@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.  

27 Wed.; Online Library Workshop, “Advanced Research for Graduate Students,” Christine Jansen, research and instruction librarian, Monninger Center for Learning and Research (Flor); Zoom, 5–5:45 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email c.jansen@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

27 Wed.; Office of Mental and Emotional Wellbeing Workshop, “Relationship and Sexual Safety,” William Maurice, psychological counselor, and Lorena Williams, psychological counselor, student wellness services, sponsored by Office of Mental and Emotional Wellbeing; Kron Lounge, Greg Olsen Student Union, 5:30–6:30 p.m., free, for information email f.barragan@fdu.edu, for FDU community only.

27 Wed.; Women’s History Month, Panel Discussion, “Listening to Women Patients: Narrative Medicine and Women’s Health,” why medical professionals should read and listen to perspectives of women patients throughout history, Florham Campus student panelists Jada Everett, health studies major; Gillian McKenna, communication major; and Hrithika Subramanian, biology major, talk about specific narratives from Women’s Health in Britain and America: Texts and Contexts, a new book by April Patrick, literature and University director, honors programs, presented by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, Florham Campus, and via Zoom, 5:30–7:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, refreshments provided, for information and Zoom access email degiuli@fdu.edu.

27 Wed.; Stretch and Flex, unwind and improve flexibility and range of motion, led by Mire Turro, graduate assistant, Transforming College Campuses, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 6–7 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, for information email sfisher@fdu.edu or go to FDUFitnessCenter on Instagram, for FDU community only.

27 Wed.; Women’s History Month, Panel Discussion, “Fearless Trailblazers Making History,” panelists talk about what it took to get in their field and how FDU helped them, Janelle Hall, MPA’13 (Metro), chief executive officer, United Passaic Organization, Passaic, N.J., and adjunct faculty member, Seton Hall University, South Orange, N.J.; Tanesha Halstead, BS’06 (Metro), CRM/automation consultant, Visually Centered Solutions LLC; Janel Keeys-Owens, BA’04, MA’06 (Metro), vice president for student affairs, Felician University, Rutherford, N.J.; Marcela Lenox, BA’11 (Metro), executive director, Morris County Organization for Hispanic Affairs, Dover, N.J.; and Laura Suriel, AA’18, BS/MS’21 (Metro), equity research associate, Alliance Global Partners, N.Y.C.; moderated by Paulaska Ramirez, MAS’11 (Metro), founder/executive director, Generation Fearless, Wayne, N.J., cosponsored by Generation Fearless, Hispanic Center, community relations and student life; Rutherford Room, Greg Olsen Student Union, Welcome Remarks 6:30–6:45 p.m., Panel Discussion 6:45–7:45 p.m., Intentional Networking and Refreshments 7:45–8:30 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information email PaulaskaRamirez@generationfearless.org.

28 Thu.; LiveWell Intentions, “Managing Positive Emotions,” teaching individuals how to cope with and manage stressors to live their best lives, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 12:30–1:30 p.m., free, for information go to LiveWell Intentions, for FDU students only.

28 Thu.; Academic Support Center Spring 2024 Workshop Series, “Defeating Procrastination,” insights into time management, effective strategies for breaking down assignments, art of creating daily/weekly schedules and to-do lists, presented by Academic Support Center staff; Room 503, Robison Hall, 2–3 p.m., free, registration necessary, for information call 201-692-2076, for FDU students only.

28 Thu.; Let’s Talk, brief, one-on-one, well-being consultations about various topics with Maddie Kane, graduate student success scholar, sponsored by Transforming College Campuses (TCC); TCC Lounge (Room 31B), Third Floor, Robison Hall, 2–3:30 p.m., free, first-come, first-served basis, for information go to Let’s Talk, for FDU students only.

28 Thu.; Bring Your Own Business, helping students start their own business, hosted by Paige Soltano, director of placement/outreach, Silberman College, with Matthew Wells, executive director, New Jersey Small Business Development Center at FDU, sponsored by Professional Development Program, Silberman College of Business; Room 2145, Dickinson Hall, 5 p.m., free, registration via FDU Handshake, for information email paigesoltano@fdu.edu, for FDU students only.

28 Thu.; Online Library Workshop, “Citation Management with Mendeley and Zotero,” Robert Wolf, associate University librarian for technical services, Monninger Center for Learning and Research (Flor); Zoom, 6–6:30 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email wolfrd@fdu.edu or go to Upcoming Library Events and Workshops, for FDU community only.

28 Thu.; Zumba, led by Guianella Noriega, member of Fitness Center student staff, designed for all abilities, presented by Fitness Center; Aerobics Studio, Fitness Center, 6–7 p.m., free, limited to first 15 participants, for information email sfisher@fdu.edu or go to FDUFitnessCenter on Instagram, for FDU community only.

28 Thu.; Prom Do-Over, sponsored by student life; Fitness Center, 8 p.m.–midnight, $10, FDU students can bring one non-FDU guest, tickets not sold at door, sign up at Information Desk, Greg Olsen Student Union, check-in at event using FDU ID, for information email rmills@fdu.edu, for FDU students and guests only.

29 Fri.; Book Tasting Club, bring favorite books to share or listen to recommendations for what to read next, hosted by Ashley Tschakert Foertmeyer, research and instruction librarian, Metropolitan Campus Library; Zoom, noon–1 p.m. EST, free, registration necessary, for information email a.tschakertfoertm@fdu.edu, or go to FDU Libraries Book Tasting Club, for FDU community only.