English Department News

 

College to Celebrate “Four Freedoms Week”

College to Celebrate “Four Freedoms Week”

10/30/2014

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, freedom of worship, freedom from want, and freedom from fear. Read More

2014 Graduates Continue Service Through Rochester Youth Year Fellowship Program

10/29/2014

Three members of the Class of 2014 moved on to their next chapter in life together by joining the Rochester Youth Year (RYY) Fellowship Program, an Americorps VISTA-sponsored program administered by the Rochester Regional Network. Loriane Ngarambe, Evan Burnett, and Megan Ryan are now Vistas working at community-based organizations. Read More

Faculty, Students Participate in Seneca Falls Dialogues

Faculty, Students Participate in Seneca Falls Dialogues

10/28/2014

From October 17-19, faculty from Women and Gender Studies, Digital Cultures and Technologies, and English participated in the Seneca Falls Dialogues, a biennial conference that takes place at the Women's Rights Historical Park in Seneca Falls, New York. Read More

Faculty Appear at Fringe Festival

09/23/2014

If you are headed to the popular First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival, which is taking place now in downtown Rochester, you’ll see some familiar Fisher faces on stage and behind-the-scenes. Faculty members Dr. Ruben Gomez, M.J. Iuppa, and Jeremy Sarachan are all playing a role in the popular event. Read More

Miller Smith Performs Original Bicentennial Piece for Emma Willard School

Miller Smith Performs Original Bicentennial Piece for Emma Willard School

05/30/2014

Dr. Arlette Miller Smith, Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, Director of the African American Studies Program, and faculty member in the Executive Leadership (Ed.D.) Program, was recently commissioned to create an original piece for the Emma Willard School’s Bicentennial Celebration on May 10. Read More

President’s Awards Ceremony Honors 50 Graduating Seniors

President’s Awards Ceremony Honors 50 Graduating Seniors

05/14/2014

A total of 50 graduating seniors were honored on Friday, May 9, when students, their families and friends, faculty, and staff gathered in the Cleary Family Auditorium for the annual President’s Awards Ceremony. The awards were presented by Dr. Donald Bain and members of the Fisher faculty. Read More

Class of 2014 Presents Class Gift, Student Leader Awards

Class of 2014 Presents Class Gift, Student Leader Awards

05/13/2014

On Thursday, May 8, members of the Class of 2014 attended the Senior Convocation, where they presented the College with their class gift and recognized peers for leadership on campus. Read More

Uman, Erklenz-Watts Honored During Commencement Weekend

05/12/2014

Two faculty were honored with prestigious awards from the College during Commencement Weekend. Read More

Adjunct Faculty Honored

Adjunct Faculty Honored

04/23/2014

On Wednesday evening, April 16, Dr. Randall Krieg, Provost, hosted the inaugural Adjunct Faculty Professional Development and Appreciation Reception. Read More

Senior Wins Poetry Competition

04/14/2014

Senior English major Tony Gill tied for first place in his category at the Nazareth College 6th annual Poetry Competition, Writing for Peace and Justice: “the Quest for Freedo.” Read More

 

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