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Tales from the Grape Whisperer

An Exclusive Barrel Tasting Event with George Fernandez ’77

Friday, May 14th at 6:30 pm

Limited to the first 20 registrants: $225

President John S. Nader and Kathy Ann Wolverton cordially invite you to join them for an intimate evening with FSC professor and alum George Fernandez ‘77, known fondly as the “Grape Whisperer,” as he shares with us the stories behind Roanoke Vineyard’s 2019 epic vintage - most likely to be remembered as a portfolio of the best red estate wines ever produced on Long Island. These wines are only available to Roanoke Vineyards wine club members, except for this rare one-time opportunity for alumni and friends of Farmingdale State College. Settle in for an exceptional evening with your significant other or attend on your own for this unique barrel tasting experience.

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Golf Classic - Register Now!

June 7, 2021

Hempstead Country Club

Presented by

Northwell Health


James M. Paci, MD

Farmingdale State Athletics Team Doctor

Director of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Orlin & Cohen Orthopedic Group

For more information on this event call 934-420-2369 or email


Ram Run Virtual Tag Team Challenge! 

Grab a friend and get moving this spring! Log the most miles with a teammate in the “Tag Team Challenge” for a Grand Prize worth $100 in Gift Certificates to Runner’s Edge and Barnes & Noble! All participants get a Farmingdale Beanie & Gloves. Upload your times & photos beginning 4/12 – 4/24.

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Past Video Events


ICYMI: The Power of Fun Recap 

On March 4th we hosted a virtual event with happiness thought leader Dave Raymond who spent two decades entertaining more than 60 million people as the original Phillie Phanatic mascot of major league baseball. In case you missed it, you can still Find The Power of Fun in 2021, as David shared his “phantastic” story—and how his time as the Phanatic revealed to him fun’s transformative effects as the key to living a content, healthier and more productive life, with his simple-to-implement F.U.N. process for creating sustainable, long-lasting happiness. To learn more about the importance of finding fun in your day-to-day life, watch the full presentation here. PDF of Dave Raymond Speaks

The Power of Fun Video

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An FSC Alumni Town Hall

Moving Forward: Coffee and Conversation with President John Nader, Ph.D.

October 1, 2020 at 7:00 pm

If you didn't have a chance to join President Nader on October 1st for an interactive town hall presentation you can tune in now to hear how Farmingdale State College is moving forward with the Strategic Plan of 2022, find out how FSC is supporting our current students during these challenging times, and learn more about getting directly involved with your alma mater.

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A Virtual Tour of Amusement Parks

with Associate Professor Martin Lewison 

Recorded on August 17, 2020

Take a trip through the past, present, and future of the global attractions industry with Dr. Lewison, an industry analyst who has visited 800 amusement parks and has ridden more than 2000 different roller coasters in 37 different countries.


Development & Alumni Engagement

The Office for Development and Alumni Engagement works closely with the Farmingdale College Foundation – raising and managing critical philanthropic dollars for the College, cultivating meaningful relationships with donors, corporate partners and community friends – and the Farmingdale Alumni Association, keeping our 100,000 alumni informed, engaged, proud, and supportive of the College, strengthening their lifelong connection to FSC students and each other.

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