Monthly Archives: April 2016

Tuesday – Thursday, May 3-5, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.;  Horticulture Greenhouses.

Want to grow your own tomatoes? Need fresh herbs to spice up that special recipe?  Maybe you want to give mom a plant for Mother’s Day. If so, the upcoming three-day plant sale is the place for you.

Sponsored by the Department of Urban Horticulture & Design, the sale supports the Sustainable Garden.

Please print and post this Plant  Sale Flyer.

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Robert F. Ench ’60, a nationally recognized leader in horticulture, has been honored by FSC for his loyalty, generosity and service to the college with the dedication of the Ornamental Horticulture Teaching Gardens in his name.

Said President Keen at the naming ceremony: “Robert Ench is a part of the fabric of this college. The gardens and our horticulture students have benefitted mightily from his generosity. Bob is a prime example of how hard work,

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Tuesday, April 26,  10:50 a.m.; School of Business Rm. 113.

Assistant Professor of business management Areeg Barakat will present her research: “The Weaknesses of the Intrapreneurial and Venture Capitalist Approaches to Disruptive Innovation: An Opportunity for Angel Investors.”

For more information, contact Professor Rick Weber, economics department, 631-794-6102; Weberr@farmingdale.edu.

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Visual Communications major Kaitlyn Kennedy ’17 has won the Newman Civic Fellows Award.  The award honors student leaders who have “demonstrated an investment in finding solutions for challenges facing communities throughout the country.”

A major reason Kaitlyn was honored with a Newman Award is her work with Island Harvest, the largest hunger relief organization on Long Island.  Her work also won her a Hagedorn Internship from FSC’s Social Science Research Institute’s Center for Social Justice.

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