President Drucker Q&A with The Record
FDU President Sheldon Drucker shares his thoughts on FDU and the challenges facing higher education in an interview with The Record.
FDU Professor Receives AESA Book Award
Louis Ray, associate professor of education, has been honored with a 2013 American Educational Studies Association (AESA) Critics' Choice Book Award for Charles H. Thompson; Policy Entrepreneur of the Civil Rights Movement 1932-1954, published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press.
FDU, OCC Establish Scholars Program
The OCC-FDU Scholars Program, a dual admission agreement, provides Ocean County College students with an affordable pathway to bachelor's and master's degrees at FDU.
Veterans Day Parade
The University's Office of Veteran Services is honored to once again march and have a float in the annual NYC Veterans Day Parade on Monday, Nov. 11. Members of the FDU community are invited to join.
U.N. Events Scheduled
Discussions on Iraq, Romania, world peace and genetic engineering are among the United Nations Pathways programs featured this semester.
Class of 2017
The freshman class of 2017 includes 1,126 students from 45 states and 44 countries. The most popular majors are psychology, biology and business administration.
Silberman College of Business Named Among the "Best 295 Business Schools"
The Princeton Review has named FDU's Silberman College of Business among its Best 295 Business Schools.
Cory Booker Discusses College Affordability at FDU
Fairleigh Dickinson University President Sheldon Drucker (right) greets Newark Mayor Cory Booker (left) at the College at Florham on Tuesday, Oct. 1. Booker discussed his views on higher education before a large crowd in Lenfell Hall.
Advancement Grants Update
Grants supporting undergraduate mentored research and workplace development, as well as Educational Opportunity Fund scholarships and science lab renovations, are among recent updates from the Office of University Advancement.
FDU-Vancouver - Record Enrollment
“Not only did we welcome our students to our beautifully renovated second floor," said Cecil Abrahams, campus provost, FDU-Vancouver, "but our renovations on our first floor have also made a difference in space for our largest-ever student body.”
The University community celebrated its annual Academic Convocation on Wednesday, September 18. The event, which officially marks the new academic year, honored several outstanding faculty and staff members. University President Sheldon Drucker delivered the keynote address, titled “FDU in a Time of Transition and Opportunity.”
Four Trustees Named
Three alumni and one faculty member have been named to the Board of Trustees. They are, from left, Steven Grumbach, BS’77; June Middleton, biology, Marta Tellado, BA’81; and Anthony Vespa, BS’70, MBA’74.
Division I Hall of Fame
David Langford, left, director of athletics, with Hall of Fame inductee, Michael Clarke, BS’81, track and field, and FDU trustee.
Former star athletes and an FDU trustee, a college dean, a coach and a former athletics administrator took center stage at the Division I Hall of Fame induction ceremony on October 5.
TEDx Event Shows Why FDU Cares
“Why We Care! – Global Challenges and Realities” was the theme of the TEDxFairleighDickinsonUniversity event held at the Metropolitan Campus on September 21.
Pharmacy School Dean Honored by NJBIZ
NJBIZ has named Dr. Michael Avaltroni, Dean of the FDU School of Pharmacy to its 2013 "Forty Under 40" list.
Meet FDU's Newest Knight
An interview with the new men's Division I head basketball coach, Greg Herenda, as he talks about family, community, and the half-court.