INSIDE FDU on the web — March 2006

Commencement to Honor Internationally Renowned Figures
Three individuals, including alumna, to receive honorary doctor of humane letters degrees.

Middle States Update
Comprehensive report released, site visit set for March 26–29.

Students Study in England, Spain, Switzerland
Courses teach theater arts, Spanish language and restaurant management.

Grant Focuses on Burden/Twombly Archival Project
Friends of Florham receives close to $3,000 from Morris County Heritage Commission.

‘Hot Topics’ is Hot!
First discussion focuses on James Frey’s memoir, A Million Little Pieces.

Arts Critic Simon to Speak
New York magazine cultural and theater critic “On Becoming a Critic.”

Knights to Play in NIT
As NEC regular season champions, men’s basketball earns spot.

Rosalind Russell Film Series
Four works of stage and screen actress chosen from Columbia Pictures Collection.

New Members Chosen for Heritage Hall
Schwartz and Benson are newest honorees.

FDU Press Publishes Nine New Books
Topics range from John Updike’s fiction to gifts in English courtly literature.

Holiday and Time-off Schedule
Next fiscal year schedule announced.

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Update, Announcing, Welcome

College Happenings


  • Michael Kohn
    Assistant Director, Academic Resource Center, Metropolitan Campus
  • Ann Petracco
    Associate Athletic Director/Senior Women Administrator and Field Hockey Head Coach, College at Florham
  • Neil Salzman
    Professor of History and Political Science, College at Florham
  • Panadda Tantral
    Assistant Professor of Accounting, Metropolitan Campus

This & That
Brief items of interest

Photo Stories
U.S. Secretary of Education Visits, Black History Month Events, Art on Exhibit

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