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September/October 2017
Image: University President Christopher Capuano

Capuano Inaugurated as Eighth President
President Christopher Capuano was inaugurated as FDU’s eighth president during a ceremony September 27 at the Florham Campus.

Update, In Memoriam, Announcing, Welcome

College Happenings

· Christina Carlson
Advisement Counselor, Academic Advising and Support Services, Florham Campus
· Roberto Diaz
Transition Specialist and Adjunct Faculty Member, Puerta al Futuro, Metropolitan Campus
· Joel Harmon
Professor of Management, Florham Campus
· Boas Yu
Associate Professor of Nursing and Associate Director, Graduate Nursing Programs, Metropolitan Campus

This & That
Brief items of interest

Photo Stories
Candle-lighting Ceremonies Mark New School Year, Doerfler Center Dedicated

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Academic Convocation 2017 Celebrates 75 Years
School year opens with September 6 Convocation, Judith Kaufman delivers keynote on FDU’s 75 years.

Ranked Among Top Universities
FDU was recently ranked highly by U.S. News & World Report, Money, Value Colleges and Nonprofit Colleges Online.

Image: Jon Meacham

Stewart Joins Board of Trustees
Alumnus Robert Stewart, COO and executive vice president, Allergan, is elected to three-year term.

Image: Students writing thank-you letters to donors

Facilities Update
Athletics facilities, residence halls, roofs, heating/cooling, entryways, hard/soft landscaping and historic buildings/fountains improved.

New Jersey Speakers Series 2017-2018 line-up included former prime minister of England David Cameron and former president Bill Clinton

President Clinton Leads Illustrious New Jersey Speakers Series
New Jersey Speakers Series 2017–2018 lineup includes former prime minister of England David Cameron and former U.S. president Bill Clinton.

International Happenings
Summer’s ventures include London, China; University Core courses now offered in England, China and Canada.

Innovative LD Virtual Tutoring Program Offers Face-to-Face Support to Students Everywhere
New online tutoring and support programs for high-school and college students debut.

Faculty Status Report 2017–2018
New faculty, promotions, tenure and sabbaticals announced.

FDU Press Marks 50th Year with New Office, New Books
James Gifford, English and director, University core (Van), becomes director as FDU Press moves its operations to Vancouver Campus.