Monthly Archives: September 2016

Michael Veracka, Department of Urban Horticulture & Design, is bubbling over with joy.  Why? Let him tell you.

“Our bees have been hard at work perusing the hundreds of flowering plants species in our Teaching Gardens, and producing honey. I am happy to report our honey has been bottled and is now available for purchase!”

Bottles – one to a customer – cost $15, cash only.  To get yours contact Professor Veracka at 631-420-2392 or verackm@farmingdale.edu.

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Thursday, 9/29, 10:50 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.; BUSC Rm. 315

Do you have a business idea? Unsure how to develop it? Attend the Kick-Start Your Business Ideas Workshop, and learn how to make a successful pitch.

After attending the workshop, make your five-minute presentation on Thursday, October 25, 10:50 a.m., BUSC Room 315, and Tuesday, November 29, 10:50 a.m., BUSC Room 315.  Make your pitch and receive a Barnes & Noble gift card. 

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Wednesday, 9/28, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.; Roosevelt Hall Loft Lounge

This Sound Vibration Healing Class promises an experience of deep relaxation, peace and centeredness.  Wear comfortable clothing and bring a blanket or mat.

An Indian master will lead the session.  Visit this website for information on Sound Therapy.

This event is sponsored by the Health & Wellness Center, Student Activities and the Campus Wellness Committee. 

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Farmingdale joined an elite group of schools recently when the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) honored the college with its Excellence and Innovation Award.  FSC won in the Regional & Economic Development category, for the work being done by Broad Hollow Bioscience Park and the Smart Grid Corridor Project.

This awards program, now in its third year, honors member institutions for excellence and innovation in several major areas of campus life and leadership,

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Tuesday, 9/27, 10:50 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.; Gleeson Rm. 102

“Writing for Leadership” is a program offered by the Academic Advisement and Information Center (AAIC), designed to provide FSC students with the essential soft skills, insights, and resources that will empower them to succeed in leadership positions.

Attendance and successful completion of a simple on-line assessment of four or more presentations during the 2016-17 academic year will earn students a Certificate of Achievement for participation in the Leadership Development Program.

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The annual fall fundraiser for the Golden Key International Honor Society starts now and runs through November 4.  Like last year, Golden Key is raising money by selling Yankee Candles at this special website.

Visit the website to browse the online catalog and purchase your gifts from the comfort of your home or dorm room.  Enter FSC’s group number – 990017041 – and start shopping! All online purchases will be shipped directly to your home.

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