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News 8 WROC’s Scott Hetsko Promotes Organ Donation on Campus

News 8 WROC’s Scott Hetsko Promotes Organ Donation on Campus

04/05/2016

On Tuesday, Scott Hetsko, chief meteorologist at News 8 WROC, came to St. John Fisher College to spread awareness of the importance of organ and tissue donation during the College’s donor registration drive. The drive, which began on Monday, continued through free period on Thursday in the Donald E. Bain Campus Center atrium. Read More

Organ Donor Registration Drive Features Local TV Personality

04/04/2016

This week, St. John Fisher College will host an organ donor registration drive to raise awareness of the importance of organ and tissue donation. The drive will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. Monday, April 4 through Thursday, April 7, in the Donald E. Bain Campus Center atrium. Read More

Reading Features Frank X Walker, Founder of Affrilachian Poetry Movement

Reading Features Frank X Walker, Founder of Affrilachian Poetry Movement

03/29/2016

St. John Fisher College’s 2016 Gathering of Griots Forum features award-winning poet Frank X Walker, who will read a selection of poems from his recent collections from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 7, in Basil 135. Read More

Coexistence Dinner Brings Together Members of Diverse Faiths

Coexistence Dinner Brings Together Members of Diverse Faiths

01/20/2016

The Coexistence Dinner and Dialogue, held on Monday, Jan. 18, kicked off a series of events around St. John Fisher College’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Week. Read More

Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Week Taking Place January 18-21

Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Week Taking Place January 18-21

12/17/2015

Six events in January celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Programs, the events run from Monday, Jan. 18 through Thursday, Jan. 21, and features meals, dialogues, and film screenings, among other events. Read More

Miller Smith to Deliver MLK Memorial Lecture at the College at Brockport

Miller Smith to Deliver MLK Memorial Lecture at the College at Brockport

12/15/2015

Dr. Arlette Miller Smith, director of the African American Studies program and founding dean and past director of the Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Programs at St. John Fisher College, will deliver the annual Martin Luther King Memorial Lecture at the College at Brockport on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. The lecture begins at 7 p.m. in the Seymour Union Ballroom. Read More

More than 300 Attendees Enjoy Art, Performances during Annual Day of Celebration

More than 300 Attendees Enjoy Art, Performances during Annual Day of Celebration

12/10/2015

More than 300 students, faculty, staff, and community members enjoyed performances, arts and crafts, and other activities during St. John Fisher College’s Annual Day of Celebration, held on Saturday, Dec. 5. Read More

Campus-wide Festival Celebrates Diverse Holiday Traditions

Campus-wide Festival Celebrates Diverse Holiday Traditions

12/02/2015

The holiday traditions and customs from a diverse array of cultures and ethnicities will be featured during St. John Fisher College’s Annual Day of Celebration, held from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 5, in Cleary Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. Read More

Students Learn Dialogue Skills during Semester-long Workshop

11/19/2015

Students at St. John Fisher College are tackling issues of difference head-on through the Dialogue Moderator Training Workshop Series. Read More

#FisherCares Day Finds Big Impact in Small Acts of Kindness

#FisherCares Day Finds Big Impact in Small Acts of Kindness

11/05/2015

For the last three years, students, faculty, and staff at St. John Fisher College have banded together for a full-scale day of service, engaging in a series of small activities that make a big impact. The annual #FisherCares Day, scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 11, will take place from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Campus Center Mainstage. Read More

 

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