INSIDE FDU on the web — September 2006

Class of 2010 Begins Its Journey
Freshmen number 1,143 and hail from 19 states and territories and 29 countries.

Human Rights and Conflict Resolution Symposium to Be Held
Two-day event brings academics and human rights practitioners to New Jersey campuses.

Enhanced Facilities on Campus This Semester
Estimated $3,350,000 invested in infrastructure, capital repairs and building enhancements.

Major Grants Awarded
Doctorate in nursing practice program and Institute for Sustainable Enterprise recipients.

Global Virtual Faculty from Around the World
Enhancements include Webcam integration and expanded training and mentoring opportunities.

Writing Initiatives Move Ahead
College at Florham students read The Namesake, Metropolitan Campus Writing Studio opens.

Summer Courses Around the World
Students study in Brazil, Central and Eastern Europe, China, England, Italy and Japan.

United Nations Events Scheduled
United Nations reforms and Cuba to be discussed.

New Fulbright Club Formed
Fulbright alumni help internationalize campus and encourage participation in program.

Interdisciplinary Area Studies Developed
Middle East and African studies make advances on campuses.

Alumna Beebe Named Trustee
Cheryl Beebe, vice president and CFO, Corn Products International, Inc., appointed.

University Archives Find New Home
Preview of North Jersey Heritage Center on October 8.

Academic Convocation
Wednesday, September 27, at the College at Florham; Elise Salem, keynote speaker.

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Update, Announcing, In Memoriam, Welcome

College Happenings


  • Fred Englander
    Professor of Economics, College at Florham
  • Mary Ford
    Learning Specialist, Freshman Intensive Studies, College at Florham
  • Iris Gersh
    Senior Lecturer of Hospitality Management and Associate Director of Jersey City Location (Hudson Community College), International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, Metropolitan Campus
  • Keith Williams
    Coordinator of Instructional Design, Metropolitan Campus

This & That
Brief items of interest

Photo Stories
Key Appointments, Grants Reception, College at Florham Awards, Florham Lily

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