Inside FDU Newsletter on the web for faculty and staff blank at both FDU NJ campuses and worldwide
March 2011
Image: FDU trustees Michael Clarke, Brenda Blackmon and Daniel Lewis

Three New Trustees Named
Alumni Brenda Blackmon, BA’01 (Metro); Michael Clarke, BS’81 (Metro); and Daniel Lewis, MBA’76 (Flor), join FDU Board of Trustees.

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Update, Welcome

College Happenings

· J. Richard Chaplin
Professor of Accounting, College at Florham
· Cameron Govan
Campus Life Coordinator, College at Florham
· Juliana Lachenmeyer
Professor of Psychology, Metropolitan Campus
· Gonzalo Perez
Coordinator of Student Recruitment and Career Development, Lee Gildart and Oswald Haase School of Computer Sciences and Engineering, Metropolitan Campus

This & That
Brief items of interest

Photo Stories
Fulbright Fellow Discusses Saudi Women Entrepreneurs, Education Conference, ‘Women’s Rights in the Arab World’

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Image: logo: Veterans Education in New Jersey

Veterans Education Seminar Scheduled
April 13 conference to address how to better meet veterans’ education needs.

Image: Anthony Mastropietro, left, director, with Jennifer Hagenow, program assistant, Community College Partnership program

FDU NOW Update
Recent gifts include $2.6-million estate gift and grants for Silberman College scholarships and for Medco School of Pharmacy lecture series.

Image: Theater Posters: Lysistrata, Into the Woods

Theater Offerings This Spring
Semester features the musical “Into the Woods,” the comedy “Lysistrata,” and “An Evening with [actor] Philip Bosco.”

Image: Women's History Month Collage

Women’s History Month Celebrated
FDU’s New Jersey campuses hold variety of events including panel discussions, a book display, a lecture and performances.

Image: Plant

Green April
Metropolitan Campus to celebrate Earth Day Thursday, April 21, while College at Florham to mark Green Day Monday–Tuesday, April 25–26.

Innovation Challenge Rewards Creativity
Rothman Institute launches fourth annual competition for product and service ideas from faculty, staff and full- and part-time students.

Award-winning Actor Bosco to Speak
Gene Barnett Speakers Series to present Tony Award-winning Broadway, film and television actor Philip Bosco April 14.

Navios Holdings CEO to Deliver Female Entrepreneur Lecture
Angeliki Frangou, chairman of the board and CEO of Navios Maritime Holdings, to share entrepreneurial experiences.

Provost’s Seed Grant Applications Due
Friday, April 15, is deadline for this semester’s grant proposals for new research and programs.