Exhibit highlights black comic book superheroes

Professor RAsheda Young observes “The Struggle Continues: A Student Writing and Graphic Arts Collaboration on Black Comic Book Superheroes.” Erik Uyemura Staff Writer   Students and faculty from the the Florham Campus’ New Jim Crow class and graphic design class collaborated to create...

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Florham Campus launches new creative writing BA/MFA program

Sydney Corio Contributor   The creative writing program on Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Florham Campus has updated its degrees to include a new, five-year BA/MFA option. So far, one student has enrolled, said Gracelyn Weaver of the creative writing program. The BA/MFA requires participating students...

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eSports phenomenon provides opportunities for student gamers

Jake Karlsberg Contributor   Apart from the people who are passionately involved in the gaming community, most sports fans are completely unaware that eGaming is the fastest growing sport in the world. According to an Aug. 30 New York Times article, “Having already...

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FDU students affected by recent hurricanes

Samantha Fabbricatore Entertainment Editor   A few weeks ago, hurricanes Harvey and Irma rocked the south, leaving severe destruction behind. Hurricane Harvey flooded and destroyed Houston’s streets and houses, leaving many people stranded and homeless. Hurricane Irma tore through southwest Florida, resulting in...

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Florham Campus celebrates professors’ literary achievements

Rachel Marble Contributor   On Wednesday, Oct. 4, members of the FDU Florham Campus gathered in the Orangerie to celebrate the literary accomplishments of Professors Rebecca Chace and Minna Proctor, both members of our creative writing department. Both professors read passages from their...

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‘Lord of the Rings’ actor Sean Astin headlines Florham Campus WAMFest

Samantha Fabbricatore Entertainment Editor   The Florham Campus held its annual Words, Arts and Music Festival (WAMFest) on Friday, Oct. 6. This year’s theme was “The Art of the Mind.” The festival featured creative works and discussions from FDU students and special guests. Due...

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Capuano inaugurated as FDU marks 75th year

James Neidhardt News Editor   Christopher A. Capuano was inaugurated as Fairleigh Dickinson University’s eighth president on Sept. 27, 2017. The inauguration took place on the Library Lawn of the Florham Campus, and coincided with the university’s seventy-fifth anniversary. Among those who attended...

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Florham Campus honors eight alumni athletes

Erik Uyemura Staff Writer   The 2017 Division III Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony recently honored eight athletic alumni and the 1996 men’s tennis team. The ceremony, which took place on October 1st at the Madison Hotel, is an annual event. It...

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International Day of Peace celebrated at FDU

Erik Uyemura Staff Writer   On Sept. 21, the Florham Campus celebrated International Day of Peace in the Student Center. Campus Life asked students, faculty and staff to fill out a gift tag with what peace means to them or what peace...

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University mourns the death of a student

Ore Obiwumi Editor-In-Chief   Breanna Williams, a 23-year-old student at Fairleigh Dickinson University, was killed on the morning of Monday, Sept. 4. “We are very saddened about the loss of one of our FDU family members,” Dean of Students Jas Verem stated in...

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