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Director: Yantee Slobert
Email: yslobert@sjfc.edu
Office: 117 Basil Hall
Phone: (585) 385-8378

Diversity News

 

College to Host 17th Annual Day of Celebration

College to Host 17th Annual Day of Celebration

11/30/2016

On Saturday, Dec. 3, St. John Fisher College’s Cleary Family Auditorium will welcome hundreds of students, faculty, staff, and community members for the 17th Annual Day of Celebration. This year’s event, scheduled from 1 to 4 p.m., will be themed around the culture and traditions of the Dominican Republic. Read More

Campus to Hold “Four Freedoms Week”

Campus to Hold “Four Freedoms Week”

10/27/2016

Students, faculty, and staff will have the opportunity to reflect on the value of freedom during St. John Fisher College’s annual “Four Freedoms Week” celebration, Friday, Oct. 28 through Saturday, Nov. 5. Read More

September a Busy Month for Diversity Office

September a Busy Month for Diversity Office

10/20/2016

The month of September saw a flurry of activity in the Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Programs. Read More

Parades, Festivals Mark Fun for Office of Multicultural Affairs

06/16/2016

This summer, the Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Programs is teaming up with community partners to participate in a variety of events that celebrate cultural diversity. The campus community is invited to lace up their shoes and walk with members of the office in several parades and festivals. Read More

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

 

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