St. John Fisher College News http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot Latest St. John Fisher College News: Philosophy, en-US 2014-10-31T11:54:07 College to Celebrate “Four Freedoms Week” 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, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=10e45b30-c3b6-4bf1-94ad-652c5df199a8 2014-10-30T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=10e45b30-c3b6-4bf1-94ad-652c5df199a8 Madigan Co-Authors Book about Sustainability Dr. Tim Madigan, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Irish Studies Program, recently co-authored a book titled “Beyond Sustainability: A Thriving Environment.” http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2e82ad83-a744-46fa-b5c4-fcdf7968d4db 2014-03-26T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2e82ad83-a744-46fa-b5c4-fcdf7968d4db “Lost Boy” from South Sudan Coming to Fisher Most adults were killed, young women and girls kidnapped and raped, and nearly 23,000 children walked across the hot African desert, alone, for years. One of those children was Sebastian Maroundit, he... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e883a2ee-17a1-4c3b-aeaa-66648237f7da 2014-03-25T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e883a2ee-17a1-4c3b-aeaa-66648237f7da Trovato Lecture Set for February 20 On Thursday, February 20, St. John Fisher College will host the annual Joseph A. Trovato Lecture featuring Dr. Harry Murray, Chair of the Sociology and Anthropology Department at Nazareth College. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=59c7316c-d516-4221-98f5-9bb0cd3f9442 2014-02-11T12:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=59c7316c-d516-4221-98f5-9bb0cd3f9442 Fisher to Celebrate National Philosophy Day with a Digital Twist St. John Fisher College will celebrate National Philosophy Day on Thursday, November 21, but this time, organizers have added a digital twist. This year, the program will revolve around Digital ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b146a809-9a8b-4fb5-a23b-ec955928495d 2013-11-08T09:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b146a809-9a8b-4fb5-a23b-ec955928495d Lobene Lecture Scheduled for November 4 The School of Arts and Sciences will host the 2013 Lobene Lecture on Monday, November 4, featuring Jane Addams biographer, Louise W. Knight. The lecture will begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Golisano Gateway... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5ea85624-c4f6-43e0-8cde-51f8d0c57d44 2013-10-29T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5ea85624-c4f6-43e0-8cde-51f8d0c57d44 “The Irish Vampire” Coming to Fisher Who knew that vampires shared the luck of the Irish? Just in time for Halloween, the Irish Studies Program, with support from the New York Council for Humanities, will host “The Irish Vampire: Bram ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0d0de94b-83e6-4f28-b5c5-270ca577b261 2013-10-22T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0d0de94b-83e6-4f28-b5c5-270ca577b261 Madigan, Plata, and McGregor Honored During Commencement Weekend Three faculty were honored with prestigious awards from the College during Commencement Weekend. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=afe38c96-83e4-46c6-ab33-e90655e78e37 2013-05-14T10:24:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=afe38c96-83e4-46c6-ab33-e90655e78e37 Madigan Presents at Harvard University On April 27, Dr. Timothy Madigan, Associate Professor of Philosophy, served as a presenter at a conference on Public Intellectuals at the Graduate School of Education at Harvard University. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=09148c0e-6aad-40a1-b86e-034e51d55485 2013-05-02T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=09148c0e-6aad-40a1-b86e-034e51d55485 St. John Fisher College to Host “Frederick Douglass in Ireland” Conference February 22 St. John Fisher College will host its 2nd annual Irish Studies Program Conference during Black History Month to celebrate and honor the legacy of Rochester’s own Frederick Douglass. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f9f32870-8967-4725-ab9b-ebc02a41d550 2013-01-16T11:28:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f9f32870-8967-4725-ab9b-ebc02a41d550 Fisher to Celebrate 10th Annual Philosophy Day St. John Fisher College will celebrate its 10th Annual Philosophy Day on Wednesday, November 14, and Thursday, November 15. This year’s theme is “Philosophy and Social Justice,” and all sessions will ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=17f4867c-fd53-4f24-98a4-00044e6956e6 2012-11-07T02:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=17f4867c-fd53-4f24-98a4-00044e6956e6 Fisher to Host Northeast Popular Culture Association Annual Conference October 26 and 27 St. John Fisher College will host the annual Northeast Popular Culture Association (NEPCA) Conference on Friday, October 26, and Saturday, October 27, and several faculty members will be part of the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=098d3da5-c220-4177-8e0b-30425f0a1c10 2012-10-25T09:46:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=098d3da5-c220-4177-8e0b-30425f0a1c10 St. John Fisher College Receives Grant from New York Council for the Humanities St. John Fisher College has received a $7,967.00 grant from the New York Council for the Humanities to support the “Frederick Douglass in Ireland” conference in 2013. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b36ff2a5-5a94-43e3-9911-f04e1f996ddc 2012-10-24T11:02:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b36ff2a5-5a94-43e3-9911-f04e1f996ddc Madigan Interviewed by Waterford, Ireland’s Leading Newspaper Dr. Tim Madigan, Associate Professor of Philosophy, visited Rochester’s sister city, Waterford, Ireland, in late August, and his trip was covered by The Munster Express, the leading daily newspaper in... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c01f3c27-22fc-400d-9c38-f7e4defe67f6 2012-09-21T11:26:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c01f3c27-22fc-400d-9c38-f7e4defe67f6 Digital Cultures and Technologies Major; Ethics Minor; Mental Health Counseling Certificate New at Fisher This fall, students at St. John Fisher College have three more programs to choose from. The College is now offering Digital Cultures and Technologies as a major; a new Ethics minor will replace the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e4aebb24-36ef-47f6-a2d3-17023ce7ca4b 2012-09-06T08:44:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e4aebb24-36ef-47f6-a2d3-17023ce7ca4b Madigan Presents at Conference Dr. Tim Madigan, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, recently presented at the 42nd Annual Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference in Boston. The conference took place on ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8ad148f7-7d0c-4138-ad6f-933164532c31 2012-04-20T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8ad148f7-7d0c-4138-ad6f-933164532c31 Madigan Serves as Keynote Speaker in France Dr. Timothy Madigan, Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy and Classical Studies, recently served as a conference keynote speaker at the Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier III in ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=aed59e1b-aa98-4360-95bc-5affd1e120d2 2012-01-05T09:04:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=aed59e1b-aa98-4360-95bc-5affd1e120d2 Fisher to Celebrate 9th Annual Philosophy Day St. John Fisher College will celebrate its 9th Annual Philosophy Day on Wednesday, November 16, and Thursday, November 17. “Philosophy and the Arts” will be held in the Midlevel of the Golisano ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8d35f8aa-511e-4065-a5e0-ff0d6fd9382b 2011-11-08T08:47:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8d35f8aa-511e-4065-a5e0-ff0d6fd9382b St. John Fisher College Welcomes New Faculty in 2011 St. John Fisher College has welcomed 22 new faculty members to its roster for the 2011-2012 academic year. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=136c5899-59b5-457a-82a7-36313722dfe4 2011-09-22T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=136c5899-59b5-457a-82a7-36313722dfe4 Student Presents at International Conference On September 8, David Vosburgh '12 served as a panelist alongside St. John Fisher College faculty at the International Association for the Philosophy of Sport at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fad00cef-63c2-44a5-a619-8b2500334000 2011-09-21T08:37:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fad00cef-63c2-44a5-a619-8b2500334000 Madigan to Talk Twilight Zone Dr. Tim Madigan, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, will be a featured speaker at the upcoming Rod Serling Conference at Ithaca College on September 9 and 10. The Conference is in its 4th year, and ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fa76cb09-d1e8-4b06-89e3-c7d542d17e74 2011-08-23T08:23:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fa76cb09-d1e8-4b06-89e3-c7d542d17e74 Madigan Edits Book with RIT Professor Dr. Tim Madigan, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, has co-edited a book entitled "Lucretius: His Continuing Influence and Contemporary Relevance" with Dr. David B. Suits, Professor of Philosophy at ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f5342941-2830-44a7-9ab6-8afbc3d84326 2011-08-10T09:55:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f5342941-2830-44a7-9ab6-8afbc3d84326 Diogenes Club Hosts Speakers in the Humanities Event On Monday, April 11, St. John Fisher College's Diogenes Club will host "What Is The Meaning of Human Life," featuring keynote speaker Dr. Raymond Angelo Belliotti, Distinguished Teaching Professor of ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3beb9410-2963-40c3-8f47-373b4584a63a 2011-04-01T01:43:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3beb9410-2963-40c3-8f47-373b4584a63a Madigan Presents in New Zealand Timothy Madigan, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, traveled to New Zealand January 5-7 to present at the Seventh International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, and Social Sustainability. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8ecb5921-fc20-41a1-b6b0-efffbe324f4d 2011-01-25T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8ecb5921-fc20-41a1-b6b0-efffbe324f4d College Announces "Fisher in London and Ireland" Have you been to London? Ireland? Would you like to visit BOTH this summer? St. John Fisher College is pleased to announce the launch of “Fisher in London and Ireland,” a new faculty-led study abroad ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=59336ec4-a0ce-42fb-8815-92f6138e9ecc 2011-01-12T04:24:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=59336ec4-a0ce-42fb-8815-92f6138e9ecc 8th Annual Philosophy Day Scheduled for November 17-18 St. John Fisher College will celebrate its 8th Annual Philosophy Day events on Wednesday, November 17 and Thursday, November 18. “Ethics Across the Curriculum” will be held in the Golisano Gateway ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=847853 2010-10-29T10:23:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=847853 Dr. Timothy Madigan Publishes Journal Article Dr. Timothy Madigan, assistant professor in the Philosophy Department, published an article in the current issue of Russell: The Journal of Bertrand Russell Studies. Keeping the popular phrase ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=769352 2010-10-05T10:04:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=769352 Free "Panic & Pandemics" Conference Taking Place October 1 In recognition of the man who has been credited with making Rochester “one of the healthiest cities in the country,” the College’s Health Humanities Committee is hosting “Panic & Pandemics: The ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=662390 2010-09-01T11:43:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=662390 Dr. Tim Madigan Presents "Developing One's Character: An Aristotelian Defense of Sportsmanship" for First Friday Lecture Dr. Tim Madigan, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at St. John Fisher College, will present on Friday, February 5, as part of the College&#39;s First Friday Faculty Lecture Series. His lecture, &#34;... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=134911 2010-01-29T02:40:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=134911 7th Annual Philosophy Day Scheduled for November 18-19 at St. John Fisher College St. John Fisher College will host &#34;Philosophy Day: Philosophy and the Catholic Heritage&#34; on Wednesday, November 18 and Thursday, November 19 in the Midlevel of the Golisano Gateway on campus. ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=125787 2009-11-12T02:23:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=125787 "It's Witchcraft" Presented for Halloween at St. John Fisher College In celebration of Halloween, St. John Fisher College hosted &#34;It&#39;s Witchcraft: The Legends and Realities of Witches,&#34; on Thursday, October 29 and Friday, October 30. Sponsored by the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=121591 2009-10-23T01:04:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=121591 Dr. Madigan Presents at Rod Serling Conference at Ithaca College Dr. Tim Madigan, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, gave a presentation entitled "Underneath the Mask: Using Rod Serling's 'Eye of the Beholder' to Teach About Appearance Versus Reality" at Ithaca ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=120975 2009-10-21T02:57:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=120975 Fisher Professors Present "Putting Rochester on the Map: George Goler, M.D., and Health Care for All" for First Friday Lecture Series Three Fisher faculty members presented "Putting Rochester on the Map: George Goler, M.D., and Health Care for All" on Friday, October 2, as part of the College's First Friday Faculty Lecture Series. ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=115109 2009-09-24T11:36:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=115109 Madigan Authors <i>Sports: Why People Love Them!</i> University Press of America has published <i>Sports: Why People Love Them!</i> by Dr. Tim Madigan, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at St. John Fisher College, and Tim Delaney, Associate Professor of... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=114078 2009-09-18T02:49:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=114078 St. John Fisher College Presents Awards to Four Faculty Members At the President's Award Ceremony and Commencement, awards were presented to four faculty members in recognition of outstanding teaching, advising, and scholarly work. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=109747 2009-05-13T08:35:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=109747 Lucretius Conference Scheduled for March 19-20 at St. John Fisher College St. John Fisher College will host “Lucretius: His Continuing Influence and Contemporary Relevance” on Thursday, March 19 and Friday, March 20. The event is sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Arts ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=82498 2009-03-06T09:40:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=82498 6th Annual Philosophy Day Scheduled for November 19-20 at St. John Fisher College St. John Fisher College will host “Philosophy Day: The Medium and the Message” on Wednesday, November 19 and Thursday, November 20 in the Midlevel of the Golisano Gateway on campus. “World Philosophy ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=82604 2008-11-18T07:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=82604 St. John Fisher College Welcomes Author Richard Rosenbaum Author Richard Rosenbaum will visit St. John Fisher College to present “No Room for Democracy: The Triumph of Ego Over Common Sense” on Tuesday, November 18. Rosenbaum, who is the former chair of the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=82610 2008-11-14T07:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=82610 “Jekyll and Hyde: Together Again” at St. John Fisher College <p>In conjunction with Halloween, St. John Fisher College will host “Jekyll and Hyde: Together Again—The Continuing Relevance of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Novella, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=82766 2008-10-22T06:10:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=82766 Dr. Tim Madigan Presents “Dr. Jekyll and the Body Snatchers: Teaching Medical Humanities” for First Friday Lecture Series Dr. Tim Madigan, Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy at St. John Fisher College, will present “Dr. Jekyll and the Body Snatchers: Teaching Medical Humanities” on Friday, February 1, as part of ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=83029 2008-01-29T10:20:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=83029 5th Annual Philosophy Day Scheduled for November 6-7 at St. John Fisher College St. John Fisher College will host "Philosophy Day: Philosophy and Utopias" on Tuesday, November 6 and Wednesday, November 7 in the Midlevel of the Golisano Gateway on campus. "World Philosophy Day" is... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=100534 2007-11-02T09:50:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=100534 Lowe, Jadwin, and Vacca Present Panel in Paris In July 2007, Professors Barbara Lowe (Philosophy), Lisa Jadwin (English), and Carolyn Vacca (History) presented a panel on Fisher's new Health Humanities program at the Fifth International Conference... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=95457 2007-10-31T09:10:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=95457 “Frankenstein Lives!” at St. John Fisher College Just in time for Halloween, St. John Fisher College will host "Frankenstein Lives! The Continuing Relevance of Mary Shelley's Novel," on Tuesday, October 30 from 12:30 to 9:00 p.m. Sponsored by the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=100550 2007-10-23T10:05:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=100550 David White to Present “The Methods of Sherlock Holmes” for First Friday Lecture Series at St. John Fisher College David White, Associate Professor of Philosophy at St. John Fisher College, will present "The Methods of Sherlock Holmes" on Friday, October 5, as part of the College's First Friday Faculty Lecture ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=100582 2007-10-03T10:25:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=100582 St. John Fisher College to Host 4th Annual Philosophy Day St. John Fisher College will celebrate "Philosophy Day: Philosophy and Popular Culture" on Wednesday, November 15 and Thursday, November 16 in the midlevel of the Golisano Gateway on campus. "World ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=102581 2006-11-01T11:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=102581 St. John Fisher College Presents Friday Faculty Lecture Series For the second consecutive year, St. John Fisher College is presenting its Friday Faculty Lecture Series to College alumni and residents of the Rochester community. The free lectures are designed for ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=103357 2005-11-30T09:10:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=103357 Fisher’s Philosophy Professor Charles Natoli to Talk on His New Book Dr. Charles Natoli, Professor of Philosophy and Classical Studies at St. John Fisher College, will give a talk on his new book, Fire in the Dark: Essays on Pascal's Pensées and Provinciales, on ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=103447 2005-04-15T10:40:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=103447