Florham Campus Next Month
3 Mon.; Labor Day Holiday.
4 Tue.–11/15 Thu.; Writing and Visual Express (WaVE) Exhibit, “Writing, Graphic Design and Activism: Sexual Assault, Addiction and Environmental Responsibility in René Steinke’s Friendswood,” student writing and art resulting from collaboration between honors writing and graphic design classes and focuses on themes encountered in Friendswood, co-sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences and Campus Executive’s Office; WaVE Exhibit Area, College Writing Office (Suite 222, Upper Balcony), Monninger Center for Learning and Research, Mon.–Thu., 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. (may be open at other times) free, for information call 973-443-8710 or 973-443-8718.
10 Mon.; Last Day for New Registrations and Final Drop/Add Changes.
11 Tue.; Business and Beyond: A Day as an FDU Business Major, attend real business class, meet Silberman College dean, participate in hands-on session in FDU’s Bloomberg Lab and learn about Professional Development Program; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., free, breakfast and lunch provided, registration necessary, for registration and information go to Business and Beyond at Florham Campus; Florham Campus Tour, 2 p.m., registration necessary, for registration go to Schedule a Visit to the Florham Campus.
12 Wed.; Bottle Hill Pub Happy Hour, co-sponsored by campus life and Student Government Association; Bottle Hill Pub, Santoloci Student Center, 4–7 p.m., must be 21 or older to attend, two forms of ID required, free admission, cash bar, for FDU community only.
13 Thu.; TIAA Individual Counseling, sponsored by human resources; Fritz Lounge, Second Floor, Hennessy Hall, 9 a.m.–5 p.m., free, by appointment, for appointment and information call 1-800-732-8353 or go to TIAA Consultations and Seminars.
13 Thu.; Information Session, Regional Center for Learning Disabilities, for parents and prospective students; Sullivan Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 10 a.m., free, limited seating, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8981 or email email@example.com.
13 Thu.; Morris Tech Meetup, “Dollars and Sense: The Behavioral Principles Impacting Money, Work and Life,” keynote speaker Jeff Kreisler, comedian; co-author, Dollars and Sense: The Behavioral Principles Impacting Money, Work and Life; and editor-in-chief, Peoplescience.com, sponsored by Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 6:30–9 p.m., $5, pizza served, registration necessary, for registration and information go to Morris Tech Meetup.
14 Fri.; Breakfast with HR Supervisor Training Workshop, "Hiring Student Workers - Federal Work Study and Non-federal Work Study," Julie Friedman, director of payroll, human resources (Metro), and Donna Robertson, University director of career development, for FDU department heads, chairs and supervisors, staff involved in hiring process may attend with supervisor approval, sponsored by human resources; Hassan Orangerie, Monninger Center for Learning and Research, 9-11 a.m., free, registration necessary by 8/30 Thu., supervisors must submit RSVP for staff attending, for registration and information email Kerryr@fdu.edu.
17 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “The Decline of Democracy Around the World,” Jerry Pubantz, political science, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information call 917-974-7179, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to Public Affairs Lecture Series Current Program.
23 Sun.; Opera at Florham Season Opener, “September Song,” opera selections from Metropolitan Opera’s fall season and songs from Oscar & Hammerstein; Lenfell Hall, Hennessy Hall, 2 p.m., $30, $25 senior citizens 65+, groups of 10 or more $20, students $5, children and FDU students free, reservation necessary, for reservation and information call 973-443-8620 or go to Opera at Florham.
24 Mon.; Public Affairs Lecture Series, “Review of Disruptive Global Forces,” Thomas Sanderson, director and senior fellow, Transnational Threats Project, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, D.C., sponsored by Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences; Bickford Theatre, Morris Museum, Morristown, N.J., 2:15–3:45 p.m., $10 walk-ins, if seats are still available (arrive 30 minutes prior), for information call 917-974-7179, email email@example.com or go to Public Affairs Lecture Series Current Program.
27 Thu.; Lecture, “The White House: From ‘Presidential Palace’ to the People’s House 1792–1962,” Gary Darden, political science and chair, social sciences/history, sponsored by Friends of Florham; Hartman Lounge, Hennessy Hall, 5:30–7 p.m., $20, $10 FDU faculty/staff, free to all students, for information call 973-443-8682 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
27 Thu.; Silberman College 50th Anniversary Gala; Keynote Address, 2018 Governor Brendan T. Byrne Lecture on Courage and Ethics in Government, New Jersey Gov. Philip Murphy; Inaugural Buddy Silberman Award for Social Change, presented to JP Morgan Chase & Co.; Alumni Hall of Fame Event, recognizing and honoring individuals who represent best of Buddy Silberman’s vision in social change, changing lives and innovation, with honorees Rich Geraffo, MBA’90 (Ruth), executive vice president, North America Technology Division, Oracle Corporation; Michele Logan, MBA’96 (Flor), executive chairman, CompoSure, LLC; Richard Sweeney, MBA’86 (Ruth), retired co-founder, Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.; and Thomas Timko, BS’91 (Flor), vice president, global business services, controller and chief accounting officer, General Motors; mistress of ceremonies, Brenda Blackmon, BA’01, MPA’13 (Metro), Emmy Award-winning TV journalist and FDU trustee; The Pierre Hotel, Two East 61st Street at Fifth Avenue, N.Y.C., cocktail reception 6:30 p.m., dinner and awards presentation 7 p.m., live and silent auction follow, individual tickets $500, sponsorship opportunities available, make checks payable to FDU Silberman College of Business, and mail to Dean Andrew J. Rosman, FDU, Silberman College of Business, 50th Anniversary, 1000 River Road, H-DH2-11, Teaneck, NJ 07666-1914; RSVP necessary, RSVP by 8/31 Fri., to RSVP and for information go to Silberman College of Business 50th Anniversary Gala, call 212-213-1166 or email email@example.com.