History Department News
11/25/2013On Friday, December 6, St. John Fisher College’s Office of Campus Ministry will welcome Vatican insider Gary Krupp to present, “Pope Pius XII and World War II, The Documented Truth: A compilation of Evidence Revealing the Wartime Acts of the Vatican.” Read More
10/29/2013The School of Arts and Sciences will host the 2013 Lobene Lecture on Monday, November 4, featuring Jane Addams biographer, Louise W. Knight. The lecture will begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Golisano Gateway Midlevel. Read More
10/22/2013Dr. Fred Dotolo, Associate Professor of History, and Ethan Acey '12, a graduate student in the M.S. in International Studies program, served as presenters at the 63rd Annual Conference of the New York Association of European Historians. The conference took place at Nazareth College on October 5. Read More
10/17/2013Dr. Carolyn Vacca, Associate Professor of History, will present “50 Years After the Assassination of JFK: A Look Back at the Man and the Moment” for the First Friday Lecture on November 1. Read More
09/12/2013Dr. Arlette Miller Smith and Dr. Rick DeJesús-Rueff will kick off the 2013-14 First Friday Lecture Series on Friday, September 27, as part of the 2013 Homecoming Weekend. The lecture will take place in Coleman Chapel in Murphy Hall at 10:00 a.m., and will include a 9:00 a.m. mass followed by breakfast. Read More
05/14/2013Three faculty were honored with prestigious awards from the College during Commencement Weekend. Read More
03/11/2013This week’s “Countdown to Commencement” video features Matthew Turner, a History and Adolescence Education major. He was nominated by Tom Rodgers, Director of Campus Life, and the entire Lavery Library Staff! Read More
01/16/2013St. John Fisher College will host its 2nd annual Irish Studies Program Conference during Black History Month to celebrate and honor the legacy of Rochester’s own Frederick Douglass. Read More
11/05/2012On 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
10/24/2012St. John Fisher College has received a $7,967.00 grant from the New York Council for the Humanities to support the “Frederick Douglass in Ireland” conference in 2013. Read More
First Friday Lecture Series - "50 Years After Vatican II: A Look Back at the Convening of the Second Vatican Council"
Fri., December 06, 2013 at 9:00 AM"50 Years After Vatican II: A Look Back at the Convening of the Second Vatican Council" Presented by Father William Graf, Department Chair and Assistant Professor, Religious Studies Mass - 9:00 a.m. (Coleman Chapel)
Breakfast - 9:30 a.m.
Lecture - 10:00 a.m. Register for this event!