FDU Magazine — Summer/Fall 2015


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On the Cover

Alumnus Marko Costanzo, sound-effects magician.
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Image: Alumnus Stars as Sound-effects Master



Alumnus Stars as Sound-effects Master

Meet Marko Costanzo, an Emmy Award-winning foley artist who has created sound effects for more than 450 Hollywood films, including the thundering footsteps of The Hulk and the flesh-biting crunch of Hannibal Lecter.


Taking the Classroom to Cuba
They took an international trip few Americans have. A group of Global Scholars from FDU’s Metropolitan Campus visited, explored and learned about Cuba firsthand — and then wrote about it. Read their reactions and get to know their Cuba: exotic, creative and surprising.

Planning the Perfect Trip
It’s time to get away, but where to begin? A travel agent? Online booking? FDU Magazine asked experts in the University’s International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management for their tips for planning your getaway, along with common pitfalls to avoid.






Command Performance
Savannah Lloyd, Junior, Theater Arts Major

Teaching Lessons for Life
Kent Fairfield, Associate Professor of Management, Metropolitan Campus

Hot Course

Alumni Profile

Giving a Leg Up to Women
Linda Wellbrock, MBA’03 (Flor)

Alumni News



FDU Magazine is published twice yearly by Fairleigh Dickinson University, Office of Communications, 1000 River Road (H-DH3-14), Teaneck, N.J. 07666.

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Sheldon Drucker, President; Richard Reiss, Senior Vice President for University Advancement; Angelo Carfagna, Associate Vice President for Communications; Karen Lewis, Assistant Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations; Carol Kuzen Black, Director of Publications/Senior Editor; Rebecca Maxon, Editor; Kenna Caprio, Features Writer; Nina Ovryn, Art Director

Contributors: Mary Ann Bautista, Sara Chamberlain, Bryan Jackson, Andrew McKay, Thomas Meade, Tom Nugent, Phil Paquette

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