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Faculty Panel to Recap Election in November First Friday Lecture

Faculty Panel to Recap Election in November First Friday Lecture

11/05/2012

On Friday, November 9, four St. John Fisher College faculty members will review and recap the 2012 presidential election, offering their insights and analysis of the campaigns, candidates, and the results. Read More

Faculty Participate in Brain Game

10/29/2012

For the second year, a group of St. John Fisher College faculty members participated in an annual trivia contest called “The Brain Game,” a fundraiser for Literacy Volunteers of Rochester. Read More

Fisher to Host Northeast Popular Culture Association Annual Conference October 26 and 27

10/25/2012

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 program. Read More

C/J Program Founder Back for Classroom Encore

C/J Program Founder Back for Classroom Encore

10/18/2012

Some call him a legend. Some call him a mentor. And some even credit their success to him. Tom Proietti ’67 has been either a student or faculty member at St. John Fisher College for the past four decades, and he has returned this year as a Resident Scholar in Media for his final year of teaching. Read More

Music to His Ears – C/J Major Completes Summer Internship with Atlantic Records

Music to His Ears – C/J Major Completes Summer Internship with Atlantic Records

10/11/2012

Brett Vergara doesn’t have any connections in the music industry, but he does have a passion for music. So, when it came time for the junior Communication/Journalism major to search for a summer internship, he researched his way to the top, and landed one in the publicity department at Atlantic Records in New York City. Read More

Social Media Gurus Come from C/J Program

09/26/2012

For communications professionals, the industry that they once knew as faxes and manually developed media lists now consists of tweets, direct messages, and bloggers. The industry has seen a dramatic shift over the last few years. Read More

Sarachan Presents at International Games Innovation Conference

Sarachan Presents at International Games Innovation Conference

09/11/2012

Jeremy Sarachan, Assistant Professor of Communication/Journalism and Director of the Digital Cultures and Technologies Program, presented a paper at the International Games Innovation Conference, which took place September 7-9 at the Strong Museum in Rochester. Read More

Digital Cultures and Technologies Major; Ethics Minor; Mental Health Counseling Certificate New at Fisher

09/06/2012

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 Peace and Social Justice Studies Minor; and Mental Health Counseling will be offering a Certificate of Advanced Study. Read More

Fisher Alumna at ABC News

Fisher Alumna at ABC News

06/29/2012

Recent grad Ciera Carhart ’12, a Communication/ Journalism major, was an intern last summer at ABC News as a part of their Longform Documentary Unit under Executive Producer Terry Wrong. Her role was to log tapes of the 4,000 hours of footage shot by the team inside New York Presbyterian Hospitals for the new series NYMED, an eight-part series inside New York City’s top hospitals. Read More

Fisher Faculty Go Back to School

Fisher Faculty Go Back to School

06/22/2012

Supported by a Learning Circle Grant, Dr. Rik Hunter (English), Professor Jeremy Sarachan (Communication/Journalism), and Dr. Todd Sodano (Communication/Journalism) attended the 2012 New Media Consortium (NMC) Summer Conference, hosted by Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, from June 12-14. This is a unique event that attracts hundreds of highly skilled professionals interested in the integration of emerging technologies into teaching, learning, and creative inquiry. Read More

 

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