Category: Campus & Community

Joshua Germain Top Student Honoree at 2020 Graduation

By Jhoana T. Merino-Martinez  Staff Writer Joshua Germain, of Hamilton, N.J., will address fellow graduates at commencement on Monday, May 18, as the representative of the student body. He is this year’s Metropolitan Campus Student Pinnacle Award recipient, the highest honor the university bestows on a student.  The […]

Registering for an Uncertain Fall Semester

By Amaya Morales Video Editor With the coronavirus pandemic causing rapid changes and uncertainty among the FDU community, the Fall 2020 course offerings list has been affected. The school has had to closely monitor the situation and make decisions based on the unpredictability of the virus, said Dr. […]

FDU Opens Applications for Student Stimulus Funds

By Justin Rimpi Managing Editor With so many students affected economically by the coronavirus pandemic, FDU has released an online application for CARES Act Federal stimulus funds for students. President Christopher Capuano told The Equinox last week that FDU will receive nearly $3 million earmarked for students as […]

President Capuano Details Fed Government Funds

By Justin Rimpi Managing Editor FDU President Christopher Capuano told The Equinox Tuesday that the university is still working on how to allocate the $5.8 million from the federal economic stimulus passed in late March. “The University is analyzing how best to serve the needs of its students […]

FDU to Receive $5 Million in Fed Stimulus Funds

By Justin Rimpi Managing Editor Last week, the United States Department of Education released how much money colleges and universities would be receiving in accordance with the $2 trillion stimulus package passed by Congress, and signed into law by President Donald J. Trump on March 27. According to […]