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.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/classof2010.html)

Human Rights and Conflict Resolution Symposium to Be Held
Two-day event brings academics and human rights practitioners to New Jersey campuses.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/humanrights.html)

Enhanced Facilities on Campus This Semester
Estimated $3,350,000 invested in infrastructure, capital repairs and building enhancements.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/facilities.html)

Major Grants Awarded
Doctorate in nursing practice program and Institute for Sustainable Enterprise recipients.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0604/grants.html)

Global Virtual Faculty from Around the World
Enhancements include Webcam integration and expanded training and mentoring opportunities.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/gvf.html)

Writing Initiatives Move Ahead
College at Florham students read The Namesake, Metropolitan Campus Writing Studio opens.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/writing.html)

Summer Courses Around the World
Students study in Brazil, Central and Eastern Europe, China, England, Italy and Japan.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/summer.html)

United Nations Events Scheduled
United Nations reforms and Cuba to be discussed.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/un.html)

New Fulbright Club Formed
Fulbright alumni help internationalize campus and encourage participation in program.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/fulbright.html)

Interdisciplinary Area Studies Developed
Middle East and African studies make advances on campuses.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/interdisciplinary.html)

Alumna Beebe Named Trustee
Cheryl Beebe, vice president and CFO, Corn Products International, Inc., appointed.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/trustee.html)

University Archives Find New Home
Preview of North Jersey Heritage Center on October 8.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/trustee.html)

Academic Convocation
Wednesday, September 27, at the College at Florham; Elise Salem, keynote speaker.
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/convocation.html)

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Faculty/Staff
Update, Announcing, In Memoriam, Welcome
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/facultystaff.html)

College Happenings
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/happenings.html)

Spotlight
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/spotlight.html)

  • 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
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/thisthat.html)

Photo Stories
Key Appointments, Grants Reception, College at Florham Awards, Florham Lily
(http://inside.fdu.edu/otw/0609/photo1.html)





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