Florham Campus hosts Hot Topics event to discuss sexism in politics and the media

JANIQUE BALTIMORE Staff Writer The final Hot Topics event of the spring semester took place on April 26 in Lenfell Hall. The event was called “Are our politics (and media) sexist? Hillary Clinton and the 2016 election.” FDU’s Student Debate Club participated...

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Speakers for 2016-17 are announced

CHRISTI PEACE Senior Editor Fairleigh Dickinson University recently announced the Speakers Series lineup for the 2016-2017 academic year. The series will take place from October through April at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark. (more…)

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One Florham student’s journey to finding his voice

LAUREN ANGELINI Contributor Tim Doran sits awkwardly in the middle of a tiny waiting room, facing a rainbow poster outlining how to avoid spreading the flu this season, which he reads silently as he waits for his name to be called....

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Author tells students about volunteerism, Nepal and the horrors of human trafficking

KRISTEN ORDONEZ EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Conor Grennan, author of the book “Little Princes: One Man’s Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal,” visited the Florham Campus to discuss his book and the experiences that led him to write it. The event...

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Housing situation addressed

REBECCA RUSSELL STAFF WRITER For the past two years, housing has been a topic of discussion on FDU’s Florham Campus. This past fall semester, students were housed in the neighboring College of Saint Elizabeth dorms, along with a few hotel rooms...

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An inside look at three films premiering at the 2016 Turick Screenings

KRISTEN ORDONEZ EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Next week, the senior students of the Florham Campus’ film department will host a thesis night to display projects on which they have been working over the past year. Their films will be shown at the event, presented by...

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FDU students participate in research symposium

NICOLE UMBERTO AND MOUNA WEHBEH CONTRIBUTORS On April 9, nine students from Fairleigh Dickinson’s Florham Campus participated in the 10th annual research symposium hosted by William Paterson University in Wayne, N.J. At this symposium, students presented scientific posters on research that they...

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‘Reality’ play comes to FDU’s Barn Theater

JENNIFER DRURY Staff Writer “Reality,” a comedic, slightly dramatic play about the truth of reality TV, will take the stage of the Barn’s black box theater this weekend. Reality shows are addicting to watch. They are dramatic, comedic and ironic. Not many...

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Behind-the-scenes: FDU student film features semi-professional actor

SARAH VAN CLEF AND KRISTEN ORDONEZ Staff Writers Kevin Bringman, a semi-professional actor from Greenville, S.C., recently appeared in an FDU senior film thesis that finished shooting on March 22. Bringman stars in the role of Gary Strobbler, a depressed, young...

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Drew invites the Florham community to Drewchella festival

KRISTEN ORDONEZ Editor-in-Chief Drew University, one of the three universities located in Madison, will host the second annual Drewchella music festival on April 16 from 12 to 5 p.m., and FDU students are invited to attend. Drewchella is primarily put on by...

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