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