Upcoming Events:

New academic year

The Fall 2016 semester, and classes at FDU's Metropolitan and Florham campuses, begin at 8 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 29.

Overnight orientation

New, incoming students can still sign up now for overnight orientation this summer at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus.

NJSS 2016-17 Season

Join us at NJPAC this season for seven memorable evenings of the New Jersey Speakers Series, guaranteed to enlighten and inform. Special offer for FDU friends and family. Order today!

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News and Spotlights:

Poll: Christie approval down

A PublicMind poll finds approval numbers, among registered N.J. voters, are up for President Barack Obama at 54%, and down for Governor Chris Christie at 26%.

Braverman to lead Petrocelli

Lisa Braverman has been named dean of Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies, bringing with her extensive experience in adult learning and continuing education.

Gillian Small named University Provost

Dr. Small, currently vice chancellor for research at CUNY, starts on Aug. 1. She will also serve as senior vice president for academic affairs.

ALL NEWS AND SPOTLIGHTS

Features and Profiles:

Alum talks Latinas on screen

Alumna and actress Marlene Forte, BA'83 (Metro), seen on "Fear the Walking Dead," talks about her long career and being Latina in Hollywood with Fox News Latino.

Cooking up comfort food

Executive chef Justin Kaplan, BA'08 (Metro), of Cold Water Brewery & Grill, shares his summery lemon shandy marinade recipe.

New contract for Herenda

Knights men's basketball Coach Greg Herenda has signed a five-year extension to his contract. In 2016, he led the team to an NEC championship, securing its first NCAA berth since 2005.

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