Inside FDU Newsletter on the web for faculty and staff blank at both FDU NJ campuses and worldwide
September 2011
Image: Student at College at Florham Candlelighting

Class of 2015
Freshman class brings increased SAT scores, largest incoming Metropolitan Campus class and highest number of out-of-state students.

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Update, In Memoriam, Announcing, Welcome

College Happenings

· Peter Benson
Professor of English and Chair, Department of Literature, Language, Writing and Philosophy, College at Florham
· Valerie Fasano
Administrative Assistant, Athletics, College at Florham
· Vidal Lopez
Assistant Dean of Students, Metropolitan Campus
· Ellen Spaldo
Assistant Professor of English, Director of Writing and Faculty Adviser to University Players, Metropolitan Campus

This & That
Brief items of interest

Photo Story
College at Florham Honors Faculty/Staff

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Image: Christopher Capuano

Capuano Named University Provost
Christopher Capuano is now University provost and senior vice president for academic affairs.

Image: Naimoli Baseball Field from Behind Home Plate

Naimoli Family Baseball Complex Dedication
Ribbon-cutting to be held Wednesday, October 5, at 4:30 p.m., with reception to follow.

Lettering: Latino Education Pipeline

Latino Education Pipeline Revs Up
U.S. Department of Education grant supports FDU’s educational opportunities for Latino community.

Images: Franklyn Jenifer, left, and John Carscadden

Two New Trustees Named
Nationally respected higher-education leader Franklyn Jenifer and alumnus John Carscadden, BS’94, MBA’03 (Flor), have joined board.

Image: Jason Scorza with Chinese student

U.N./NGO Pathways Summer Global Youth Leadership Seminars Held
Two successful youth seminars held in partnership with Friendship Ambassadors Foundation.

Global Events and Newsmakers
International research scholars, global-education retreat, honors from the Columbian Congress, U.N. committee meeting, FDU-Vancouver Diplomatic Circle event and Indian Diaspora discussion.

Events at FDU’s Libraries
Events include exhibits, discussions, game nights, Latin Heritage Night and the Giovatto Library’s 49th birthday.

University Advancement Happenings
Opening of renovated nursing lab, gift for Institute for Sustainable Enterprise and first BASF Science Academy.

Academic Calendar, Fall 2011
Reflects changes due to early semester weather issues.

MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Receives Accreditation
Newly configured, 60-credit master’s program accredited by Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs.

International Best-selling Novelist Harlan Coben to Speak
Gene Barnett Literary Society hosts author on Tuesday, October 11, at the Metropolitan Campus.

17 New Books From FDU Press
Recently published books include People’s Warrior, a biography of Congressman John Moss by Michael Lemov.

Academic Convocation
September 21 set for faculty and staff awards, keynote by Teresa Montani, education and associate dean, University College (Metro).