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School of Arts and Sciences Celebrates Seniors

School of Arts and Sciences Celebrates Seniors

05/11/2016

This year, the School of Arts and Sciences held an inaugural school-wide ceremony to recognize graduating seniors. Read More

Fisher Faculty, Alumnus Contribute to Book on Sportsmanship

Fisher Faculty, Alumnus Contribute to Book on Sportsmanship

03/30/2016

Three professors from St. John Fisher College contributed chapters to the recently published book, Sportsmanship: Multidisciplinary Perspectives. Read More

MacCammon Joins Local Business Ethics Foundation Board

MacCammon Joins Local Business Ethics Foundation Board

01/06/2016

Dr. Linda MacCammon, an associate professor in the religious studies and ethics departments at St. John Fisher College, recently joined the board of the Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation. Read More

Lecture Explores Family and the Catholic Faith

Lecture Explores Family and the Catholic Faith

10/29/2015

Boston College moral theologian Dr. Lisa Sowle Cahill will explore how families find meaning and guidance from the Catholic faith during the Religious Studies Department’s Annual Fall Lecture Series at St. John Fisher College. The lecture, scheduled for 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 5, in Basil 135, is free and open to the public. Read More

Deacon Jewell Pens Article for United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Deacon Jewell Pens Article for United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

04/13/2015

Dcn. Jewell's two-part article explores the formation of conscience. Read More

Preventing Youth Violence in Rochester Focus of Annual Trovato Lecture

Preventing Youth Violence in Rochester Focus of Annual Trovato Lecture

03/23/2015

Rochester City Police Officer, Moses Robinson, will speak on issues of gangs, youth violence, and race relations in Rochester during the College’s annual Joseph A. Trovato Lecture at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 26, in Basil 135. Read More

Race, Equity, and Justice Programs Planned for Spring

01/22/2015

In the wake of the recent racially fueled protests in Ferguson, Missouri, and other places around the country, a group of Fisher faculty started discussing the issues with each other as well as their students. It was when the grand jury decided not to indict any of the police officers involved in the death of Eric Garner on Staten Island that this same group decided it was time to delve into the discussion a little more. Read More

Students Receive Dante Scholarship from Italian Women’s Civic Club

Students Receive Dante Scholarship from Italian Women’s Civic Club

11/18/2014

Two St. John Fisher College students received scholarships at the Italian Women’s Civic Club (IWCC) Dante Scholarship Awards Dinner on November 1 at Midvale Country Club. Read More

St. John Fisher College to Celebrate 12th Annual Philosophy Day

St. John Fisher College to Celebrate 12th Annual Philosophy Day

11/12/2014

St. John Fisher College will be celebrating the 12th annual World Philosophy Day on Thursday, November 20. This year, the program will focus on ethics and economics. The event will feature keynote speaker, Dr. Jonathan Wight, Professor of Economics from the University of Richmond Robins School of Business, and six panel sessions with panelists from Fisher along with several area colleges and Irish universities. All sessions will be held in the Golisano Gateway Midlevel. Read More

College to Celebrate “Four Freedoms Week”

College to Celebrate “Four Freedoms Week”

10/30/2014

Students and faculty at St. John Fisher College will celebrate the annual “Four Freedoms Week” November 2-8 through a variety of campus-wide initiatives aimed at embracing the freedom of speech, freedom of worship, freedom from want, and freedom from fear. Read More

 

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