Events


Graduate Information Sessions

Date: October 29, 2014 to November 19, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Recharge your career! Attend a fall Graduate Information Session to learn more about our graduate degree and certificate programs in business, education, liberal arts, sciences and professional studies. More>

Devils Athletic Hall of Fame

Date: November 1, 2014

Fairleigh Dickinson Devils

Join us as we honor this year's inductees: Emily Cerankowski, BA'09,MAT'10 - Women's Basketball; Joseph Della-Corte, BA'67 - Men's Lacrosse; Christina Fabian, BA'09 - Women's Field Hockey; Frank Geiger, BA'06 - Men's Tennis; John Miscia, BA'01 - Football; Gregory Stockley, BS'10 - Men's Golf; Amanda Wayne, BA'09 - Women's Lacrosse; Also Honoring the 1993 Football Team; Contribution to FDU Athletics Award: Michael Russo, Director of the Fund for FDU, Office of University Advancement, 2005-2014; and Robert DeFilippis, C.P.A., Associate Professor of Accounting, Faculty Athletic Representative, 1974-2013; Middle Atlantic Conference Hall of Fame: Vic Moncato, BA'95 - Football; and Presenting the Dennis McAdam Scholarship.


Horizons: The Value of a Degree in Animation

Date: November 4, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Join us at the College at Florham for an alumni panel discussion on The Value of a Degree in Animation. Moderated by Robin Barkley, Director of the Animation and Graphic Design Programs, Becton College of Arts and Sciences, FDU. Meet and network with successful  alumni. All students and alumni welcome. FREE! Registration required.

Webinar: Let LinkedIn Market Your Skills and Experience

Date: November 5, 2014

Viveka Von Rosen, author of LinkedIn Marketing an Hour a Day, will provide exceptional strategies to help you maximize LinkedIn for your search. Whether you are looking for a job or simply looking for more business, you will walk away with strategies you can implement instantly! FREE! Sponsored by the FDU Office of Alumni Relations and Metropolitan Campus Career Development.

Ready! Set! Hire!

Date: November 11, 2014
Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Get valuable career and job-search advice and stand out from the crowd! Join Eli Amdur, BA'94, MBA'97; Jennifer Hanson, BA'94, MA'97, MBA'97; Nicolas Scarpa, BS'02, MBA'05; Robin Solow, BA'94; and Kathy Wrtalik.

Graduate Business Information Sessions

Date: November 12, 2014 to December 10, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM
Learn more about FDU's Silberman College of Business Programs: MBA, Executive MBA, Saturday MBA and MS in Accounting and Taxation. More>

A Night of Networking

Date: November 12, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Network with alumni and business professionals and build your contacts. Guest speaker Jason Scorza, FDU professor of philosophy and political science, and vice provost for academic and international affairs, will present a discussion on Cuba. FREE! Sponsored by the FDU EMBA & MBA Alumni Chapter and the Office of Alumni Relations.

Reach Your Next Goal Workshops

Date: November 13, 2014 to February 25, 2015



These workshops will help you stand out from the crowd! Join us for sessions on personal branding, resume building and more. Sponsored by the FDU Young Alumni Association.

FDU Knights vs. Saint Joseph's Hawks

Date: November 14, 2014
Time: 5:00 PM


Join us at St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia for dinner followed by FDU Knights men's basketball vs.Saint Joseph's Hawks.


Alumni Reception in Atlantic City

Date: November 19, 2014
Time: 5:00 PM
Join FDU President Sheldon Drucker, former N.J. Gov. Richard Codey, BA'81, and the other members of the N.J. legislature who are alumni for a reception during this year's League of Municipalities Conference in Atlantic City. Free with registration!

Webinar: Master the Art and Science of Interviewing

Date: December 3, 2014

Studies show that the average job seeker will go through at least 16 interviews before getting a job offer. Join John Kador, author of 301 Best Questions to Ask on Your Interview, to learn how you can maximize your interviews. You will walk away with a strategy that gives you more confidence and control of the interview process. FREE! Sponsored by the FDU Office of Alumni Relations and Metropolitan Campus Career Development.

Annual LWE Top 25 Recognition Event

Date: December 4, 2014

Fifth Annual South Florida Alumni Holiday Party

Date: December 13, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM


Alumni and friends are invited to join us in beautiful Delray Beach to celebrate the holidays. Visit with FDU President Sheldon Drucker and hear about all the great things happening at FDU and what's in store for the future.


Webinar: Grab Your Keys and Drive Your Career

Date: January 7, 2015

In today’s lean organizations, everyone is expected to step into a leadership role of some kind. To do that, sometimes you need to rebrand yourself.  Join Los Ellis, author of Keys to Life Business Success, to learn how to expand your leadership skills and get noticed. FREE! Sponsored by the FDU Office of Alumni Relations and Metropolitan Campus Career Development.

Webinar: Build a Network that Works for You

Date: February 4, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Who has the time to build a network?  Nobody!  But having a carefully cultivated professional network is the key to getting a job faster, with less effort, and without the added anxiety of potential loss of income. Join Mike Fishbein, author of How to Build an Awesome Professional Network, to learn how you can utilize social media strategies to not only build your network, but engage it. FREE! Sponsored by the FDU Office of Alumni Relations and Metropolitan Campus Career Development.

Webinar: Stuff Your Resume with Keywords

Date: March 4, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

With the average job posting garnering hundreds of applications, your resume has to scream "PICK ME!" Career coach Jay Block has extensively researched automated resume software and has come up with techniques to significantly increase your chances of getting your resume on the desk of a hiring authority. FREE! Sponsored by the FDU Office of Alumni Relations and Metropolitan Campus Career Development.

Webinar: Use Your Strengths to Create a Rewarding Career

Date: April 1, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

You deserve to love to get up and go to work – EVERYDAY!  Best selling author, Tom Rath, has used the extensive, global research of the Gallup organization to identify simple techniques you can instantly adopt that will move your career in the right direction.
FREE! Sponsored by the FDU Office of Alumni Relations and Metropolitan Campus Career Development.

Entrepreneurship to Spaceship

Date: April 9, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM


Network with alumni and business professionals and build your network! Guest speaker: Greg Olsen, BS'66, BS'68, MS'68. Free with registration. Sponsored by the FDU EMBA/MBA Alumni Chapter. 

Webinar: 5 Steps to Building a Powerful Network

Date: May 6, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Your chances of attaining your dream job will improve drastically when you have a plan. Because networking is the principal way job seekers are getting jobs today, you need to have an active, written strategy – one you can refer to frequently. Join bestselling author Beth Bridges and learn her 5 part networking success plan.
FREE! Sponsored by the FDU Office of Alumni Relations and Metropolitan Campus Career Development.

Webinar: What You Don't Say In An Interview

Date: June 3, 2015
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Interviewers favor individuals who understand the questions being asked and are able to quickly formulate good responses. You can learn how to increase your confidence and dramatically improve the impressions you make in interviews when you join Carole Martin, author of Boost Your Interview IQ. FREE! Sponsored by the FDU Office of Alumni Relations and Metropolitan Campus Career Development.

Wroxton Summer Getaway 2015

Date: July 18, 2015 to July 24, 2015



The 50th Anniversary of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Wroxton College is here!  Plan on joining us for the 2015 Wroxton College Summer Getaway!

  

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