Inside FDU Newsletter on the web for faculty and staff at both FDU NJ campuses and worldwide
September 2009
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Welcome Class of 2013
Freshman class includes 1,317 students. Seventy-seven percent hail from New Jersey, 29 countries represented.

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Update, In Memoriam, Welcome

College Happenings

·Diane Dettmore
Associate Professor of Nursing, Metropolitan Campus
·Joseph Geraghty
Intramural Director/Assistant Director of the Fitness Center, Metropolitan Campus
· Kristina Jones-Wilson
Assistant Director of Educational Opportunity Fund, College at Florham
·David Landau
Associate Professor of Film and Animation, College at Florham


This & That
Brief items of interest

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College at Florham Honors Faculty, Staff

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Cecil Abrahams Named FDU-Vancouver Provost
Native South African spent nearly 30 years in Canadian higher education.

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FDU NOW Exceeds $40 Million
Gifts from estate of alumna Margareth Bellevan; alumni Anthony and Melanie Vespa; Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; and Provident Bank.

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Global Learning in Action
New Two Worlds program agreements in Israel, summer language and culture for Koreans, Fulbright scholar, summer study abroad.

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Preparations for H1N1 Underway
Tips for staying healthy and contingency plans for illness outlined, plus links for additional information and contacts.

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Facilities Summer Happenings
More than 100 projects ranged from complete renovations, to painting and paving, to relocation, to demolition.

United Nations Events Scheduled
Dignitaries from Vietnam, Korea, Ecuador and China to lecture.

Nursing/Allied Health Contingent Attends UN Global Health Conference
Part of U.N. Economic and Social Council’s (ECOSOC) annual session.

Homecoming and Alumni/Family Weekends to Be Celebrated
September 25–26, College at Florham; October 2–3, Metropolitan Campus.

New Books from FDU Press
Subjects include Willa Cather, Homer, Italian emigration and more.

Art, Photography Exhibits
Paintings, sculptured paper, photography and mixed media exhibited.

Academic Convocation
Wednesday, September 23, 2 p.m., Metropolitan Campus.