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Countdown to Commencement - Graham Wilcox

Countdown to Commencement - Graham Wilcox

03/17/2014

This week’s “Countdown to Commencement” video features Graham Wilcox, a double major in English and History. He was nominated by Jim Bowman, Professor of English. Read More

"Rochester Riots: 50 Years Later” – A Public Dialogue

02/06/2014

Over the next couple of months, St. John Fisher College will host “The Rochester Riots: Fifty Years Later – A Public Dialogue,” a series of events that remember the Rochester Riots of 1964. The events will include panel discussions, performances, an art exhibit, and an all-day conference focused on the riots. Read More

Vatican Insider Gary Krupp to present at St. John Fisher College on December 6

11/25/2013

On 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

Lobene Lecture Scheduled for November 4

10/29/2013

The 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

Dotolo, Student Present at Conference of the New York Association of European Historians

10/22/2013

Dr. 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

November First Friday Lecture to Reflect on 50th Anniversary of Kennedy Assassination

November First Friday Lecture to Reflect on 50th Anniversary of Kennedy Assassination

10/17/2013

Dr. 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

First Friday Lecture Set for Homecoming Weekend

First Friday Lecture Set for Homecoming Weekend

09/12/2013

Dr. 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

Madigan, Plata, and McGregor Honored During Commencement Weekend

Madigan, Plata, and McGregor Honored During Commencement Weekend

05/14/2013

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

Countdown to Commencement: Matthew Turner

Countdown to Commencement: Matthew Turner

03/11/2013

This 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

St. John Fisher College to Host “Frederick Douglass in Ireland” Conference February 22

St. John Fisher College to Host “Frederick Douglass in Ireland” Conference February 22

01/16/2013

St. 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

 

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