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Beginning with this issue, the Campus Times will be published biweekly during the months of July and August. The next issue will be sent on Monday, July 10, followed by:

  • Monday, July 24, and Mondays, August 7 and 21.
  • The regular weekly publishing schedule will resume on Monday, August 28.

Wufoo forms and information about possible Campus Times stories must be submitted to Peter Crescenti,

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Matt Seelinger ’17, star pitcher for the FSC Rams baseball team this past season, made school history recently by becoming the first player selected in the Major League Baseball draft. Seelinger was tabbed by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 28th round.

Over his career, Seelinger was named All-Conference and All-Region twice and in 2016 was the Skyline Pitcher of the Year.

This past season, he posted a 4-1 record with a 1.39 ERA.

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Events

Through Tuesday, 8/15     Memorial Gallery, Hale Hall

Art Educators of Long Island,” a summer-long exhibition celebrating art educators of Long Island, will be on view at Memorial Gallery from June 19 through August 15, weekdays from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The exhibition has been curated by Beth Giacummo and will feature a special essay by arts educator and advocate, Loretta Corbisiero.

An artists reception will be held Saturday,

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Join President Nader and members of the FSC community for a ‘Walk with the President” on Wednesdays June 28, July 5 and July 12. The 30-minute walk begins at the Ralph Bunche Plaza Fountain, at 12:15 p.m. sharp.

For more information contact Judi Cestaro, 631-420-2733.

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July 6, 13, 20 and August 3, 10, 17     Village Green, 361 Main Street, Farmingdale

Can’t beat free movies, especially when they’re presented at an outdoor venue – with free popcorn, beverages and ice cream!

These family friendly films include:

  • Hotel Transylvania 2, 7/6
  • Moana, 7/13
  • Sing, 7/20
  • Pete’s Dragon, 8/3
  • Kubo and the Two Strings, 8/10
  • Trolls,
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Tuesday, 7/25  Race starts at 7 p.m.  Jones Beach

Marcum Workplace Challenge – a 3.5-mile run/walk followed by a full-blown BBQ.

Dust off your sneakers and break out your workout clothes. Then you’ll be ready to join the 16th Anniversary Farmingdale Flyers Team.

The Marcum Workplace Challenge is a fun event that has fosters fitness and camaraderie across campus. Employees always come out to support the team even if they are not participating in the event.

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Announcements

A second six-session Remote (Drone) Pilot Certification Program is being offered at the Aviation Center at Farmingdale beginning Saturday, September 9.

The program, which will meet six consecutive Saturdays from 9 a.m. – noon, is priced at $595. It will focus on the safe operation of drones in the National Airspace System, and prepare students for the FAA certification exam that is required for
licensure to operate a drone for commercial purposes.

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The New York State Mentoring Program, the nation’s first state-wide, school-based one-to-one mentoring program to prevent school dropout, is looking for volunteers for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Why mentor? Because you can help children succeed despite overwhelming personal, economic and social obstacles. Mentoring outcomes include greater participation in school, improved attendance, higher graduation and college admission rates and better overall performance.

Steve Campbell, director of Academic Camps Academy, mentored a fourth grader last school year at Maplewood Middle School in South Huntington,

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Scholarship applications for the spring 2018 semester are being accepted starting July 1.

Applications should be submitted through FSC’s online program, Academic Works. If you have already submitted your application for the fall 2017 semester, please update your application and be sure to apply for any new scholarships you may be eligible for. Most of the spring scholarships have a deadline date of October 1, 2017, but be sure to check the deadline date for each scholarship.

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Farmingdale has been awarded a chapter of the Order of the Sword and Shield.

A coup for the Department of Security Systems and Law Enforcement Technology, the Order of the Sword and Shield is the first and only academic and professional honor society dedicated exclusively to homeland security, intelligence, emergency management, and all protective security disciplines. The mission of the Society is to promote critical thinking, high scholarship and professional development;

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High Achievers

This year 21 Campus Life Awards were distributed to students and their clubs and campus organizations. These annual awards are given to those who have shown dedication to campus life and the FSC community through involvement in campus activities.  See upcoming issues of Campus Times for photos of other winners. This issue we recognize:

  • Greek Organization of the Year:

    Sigma Delta Tau Sorority

  • Club Challenge Winners: Campus Activities Board,
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This year 21 Campus Life Awards were distributed to students and their clubs and campus organizations. These annual awards are given to those who have shown dedication to campus life and the FSC community through involvement in campus activities.  See upcoming issues of Campus Times for photos of other winners. This issue we recognize:

Student Service Award:
Spencer Robinson and Andrew Scaturro

Program of the Year:
Farmingdale Fusion

New Student Organization of the Year: FSC Bhangra

Diversity/Multicultural Program of the Year:
LASO-Ellis Island Trip

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The Farmingdale Foundation has given its 2017 awards, this year to two members of the faculty and three members of the professional staff.  Said Dr. Nader of the winners: “This achievement clearly demonstrates recognition and appreciation for your activities and service to the College.”

The winners are:

  • Full-time Faculty – Dr. Abeba Mussa, Economics
  • Adjunct Faculty – Wendy Ladd, Professional Communications
  • Full-time Professional
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