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WFDU Invites Friends and Listeners to Free Media Symposium on Nov. 16

 

Fairleigh Dickinson University’s radio station, WFDU (FM), invites the public to celebrate 40 years on the air at its free media symposium on Wednesday, Nov. 16 at 5 p.m. in Lenfell Hall at FDU’s College at Florham in Madison, N.J.

The forum will include a panel discussion on how the American public forms a worldview through the consumption of the mainstream media. Dave Marash, a well-known journalist with more than 50 years in the broadcast and news business and former Al Jazzera Washington anchor, will be the featured speaker.

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Other panel members include Michael Aron of New Jersey Television and Dan Cassino, an assistant professor at Fairleigh Dickinson University. Cassino will report the results of a specially commissioned poll by FDU’s PublicMind on the usage of mainstream media.

Judy DeAngelis, the morning news anchor of 1010 WINS in New York, will moderate the program. The 90-minute panel discussion will allow plenty of opportunity for questions from the audience.

Since 1971, WFDU FM has been the radio voice of FDU, providing distinctive entertainment shows and prize-winning public affairs programming for the tri-state metro area. WFDU FM operates from studios in Teaneck, New Jersey on the Metropolitan campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University. For more information, go to www.fdu.fm.

For further information, contact Carl Kraus, general manager WFDU (FM), at ckraus@fdu.edu. Fairleigh Dickinson is located at 285 Madison Avenue, Madison, N.J.

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Chatham

A Week at the Library of The Chathams Monday, February 19 – Sunday, February 25, 2018

PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

By Galina Natenzon

Friends of the Library are continuing their book collection in preparation for Annual Book Sale.  Kids are off from school on Monday for Presidents’ Day – bring them to the library!  We have plenty for them to do.  For adults, Professor Licklider’s second lecture on North Korea will take place on Tuesday.  The ...

A Week at the Library of The Chathams - Monday, February 5 – Sunday, Sunday, February 11, 2018

A Week at the Library of The Chathams

Monday, February 5 – Sunday, Sunday, February 11, 2018

PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

By Galina Natenzon

Friends of the Library book collection continues.  The tax season is here, and dedicated volunteers are here to help you with you tax returns!

For information about all programs or to sign up, please call the library at 973‑635‑0603 or go to ...

Imagine a Chatham Toboggan Ride from the Top of Fairmount Avenue to Main Street

Did you know….
there was a time when Chatham kids could ice skate from downtown Chatham all the way to Florham Park? And that a toboggan ride could last from the top of Fairmount Avenue down to Main Street and beyond?

Those were the days!

This was back in the early to mid-1900s. The Passaic River meandered through grassy meadows and woods on the north side of Chatham. The marshy ...

#NoMore

February 20, 2018

To the Editor,

I told my daughter I needed to write about gun violence. Know what she told me? “Mom, be sure you’re not too polarizing. People won’t listen.” She’s right. At age eleven she’s figured out that we adults need to be reminded how to speak to one another in order to fix a problem. But I have hope and belief that we can fix that discourse in our ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 12

On this week’s episode of AtlantiCast, decade of excellence makes headlines, as Atlantic Health’s place on Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For List leads off the newest episode of AtlantiCast. Also on this week’s show, check out the newest “hybrid” operating room at Morristown Medical Center and find out how Atlantic Health is helping local ...

AtlantiCast Medical Minute: Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center

On this episode of the AtlantiCast Medical Minute, we’ll take you inside the Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center, with the center’s director, Jason Lowenstein, MD.

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1M7euCp86-c

AtlantiCast Episode 011

Breaking Atlantic Health System news on this week’s AtlantiCast! Plus, find out why Morristown Medical Center is one of the best hospitals in the nation when it comes to recovering from joint surgery, see the newest center for fighting brain cancer and an Atlantic Health System red-carpet premiere!

 

Mindfulness and Meditation Courses Beginning March 2018

February 20, 2018

Mindfulness and Meditation Courses Beginning March 2018

-Space is limited as classes will be small-

MADISON, NJ – In celebration of the new spring season, come experience and enjoy Mindfulness and Meditation with Wendi L. Dumbroff, MA, LPC. Dumbroff is a Licensed Professional Counselor in private practice in Madison, New Jersey, where she specializes in individual, family, ...