SJFC Events SJFC Event Calendar en-US 2015-10-13T04:57:06 National Love Your Body Day "Smash the Scale" Event <p>Through creatively decorating scales and smashing them, the campus community will be symbolically smashing away our culture's impossible body ideals and promoting positive body messages instead. ... 2015-10-13T08:00:00 Qualtrics Online Survey Tool <p><strong>Course Description:</strong> This online survey tool offers an easy user interface solution to create, distribute, and send surveys. This class will discuss how to create and send surveys ... 2015-10-13T09:30:00 SGA Luncheon <p>For more information, contact SGA at <a title="Contact SGA" href=""></a>.</p> 2015-10-13T12:30:00 Choosing Scholarly Sources (CAE Student Success Workshop) <p>All information is not created equal. During the publishing cycle, scholarly information goes through intense scrutiny. Understanding the ins and outs of scholarly publishing allows the researcher ... 2015-10-13T12:30:00 Information Security Training <p><strong>Course Description:</strong> Come learn how to protect yourself, your data, and avoid phishing attempts online. Get tips on creating secure passwords, testing your password strength, and ... 2015-10-13T13:30:00 Loss Science Lecture Series - "The Search for Extraterrestrial Life: How Optics May Change Everything" <p>The 2015 Loss Science Lecture Series speaker is Dr. Christopher Palmer '84.</p> <p>Twenty years ago, a planet was discovered orbiting a star other than our Sun. Since that time, optical techniques ... 2015-10-13T19:00:00 Documentary Film: "The Illusionists" <p>The Illusionists explores commercial culture and the marketing of unattainable beauty ideals around the world. Filming locations: US, UK, France, the Netherlands, Italy, Lebanon, India, and Japan. ... 2015-10-13T19:00:00 SAB Presents: Mentalist Craig Karges <p>Craig Karges is truly extraordinary! The "extraordinist" is an award-winning entertainer, a nationally recognized speaker and an author. Karges has made over four thousand appearances in seventeen ... 2015-10-13T21:30:00 Mail Merge - Word 2013 <p><strong>Course Description:</strong> In this course we will begin using the Mail Merge Wizard to create letters, envelopes, labels, and personalized email messages. Topics that will be covered ... 2015-10-14T09:30:00 Flu Vaccine Clinic <p>All Fisher faculty, staff, &amp; students are invited to attend on a walk-in basis. Just bring your insurance card with you!</p> <p>For more information, please contact the Health and Wellness ... 2015-10-14T13:00:00 Nursing and Mental Health Counseling Academic Discovery Session <p>Come explore the programs offered by the School of Nursing at St. John Fisher College. You'll have the opportunity to interact with faculty, staff, and students; tour labs, classrooms, and new ... 2015-10-14T17:00:00 Internships Workshop <p>An internship can help define your career path, develop highly sought after professional skills and build your network for future opportunities. Develop your internship search strategy and learn ... 2015-10-15T12:30:00 Percents and Ratios (CAE Student Success Workshop) <p>This session will be a refresher on using percents and ratios to solve problems. If something is on sale for 45% off and costs $100, how much was the original price? If I make lemonade with a ratio... 2015-10-15T12:30:00 The Jack Palvino Excellence in Communication Award Luncheon <h1>The Jack Palvino Excellence in Communication Award Luncheon</h1> <p>Join Jack Palvino '55, along with students, faculty, and alumni from the Fisher communication program to honor Ray Martino '71, ... 2015-10-15T12:30:00 Catholic Family Center Empty Bowls Event (Volunteer Opportunity) <p>Volunteers are needed to help with unloading, set up, and flower arrangements.</p> <p>For more information, contact the Community Service Office at (585) 385-8196.</p> 2015-10-15T13:00:00 Outlook 2013 <p><strong>Course Description:</strong> Outlook 2013 interface looks different; it is leaner and less cluttered. Reply/forward messages directly from the reading pane. Peek views give you a quick view... 2015-10-15T13:30:00 G.E. Schwartz’s BRENDAN! <p>BRENDAN! is an impressionistic, immersive feast of sound and vision of poetry, soundscape and film. It is the story of Brendan of Clonfert, an Irish saint and navigator, who set out on a ... 2015-10-15T19:30:00 Inauguration of Dr. Gerard J. Rooney as Seventh President of St. John Fisher College <p>More details about the inauguration to follow.</p> 2015-10-16T14:00:00 Service Saturday Volunteer Opportunity: ZooBoo! <p>This week's opportunity:</p> <p>ZooBoo! | <a href="">Register Now!</a><br />Volunteers will pass out candy at trick or ... 2015-10-17T09:00:00 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (Volunteer Opportunity) <p>Join Fisher's team to&nbsp;walk and raise money in the fight against breast cancer. $25 donation is required.</p> <p>For more information, contact the Community Service Office at (585) 385-... 2015-10-18T08:30:00 Flu Vaccine Clinic <p>Flu Shot Clinic for Fisher students, faculty and staff. Bring your insurance card! No appointment needed. Sponsored by the Health and Wellness Center.</p> 2015-10-19T13:00:00 Race, Equity, and Justice Community Dialogue <p>This event is part of a series of events being offered this fall around the topic of race, equity, and justice. Why this discussion? The events in Ferguson and elsewhere have raised the profile of ... 2015-10-20T12:30:00 Choosing a Major <p>Choosing a major can be a hard decision to make. Learn ways to approach making a decision that include how to research and explore major options, and the campus resources that are available for ... 2015-10-20T12:30:00 Graduate School Information Session <p>Learn more about the factors associated with making a decision about graduate school. You will gain insight on the basic application process and general timelines. All students that might consider ... 2015-10-20T17:00:00 Ed.D. Information Session @ The College of New Rochelle <!--<p>Online registration for this event has been closed. You are welcome to attend the event and register at the walk-in registration table. We hope to see you then!</p>--> <p>You will receive an ... 2015-10-20T17:30:00 Film/Discussion: 50+ Years Since Selma: Revisiting Southern Scenes and the Power of Bottom-Up History <p>This program features a screening of the acclaimed 2014 film <em>Selma</em>, a historical drama directed by Ava DuVernay and written by Paul Webb. The film is based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery ... 2015-10-20T18:00:00 Debt Free at 33 <p>Presenter: Olivia West</p> <p>Olivia West, author of Debt Free at 33, will present a financial literacy workshop/seminar consisting of in-depth financial literacy instruction. She will provide an ... 2015-10-21T12:30:00 Graduate School Fair <p>Over 60 graduate schools will be represented at the fair to discuss their programs and answer any questions. Any student considering graduate school in the future is encouraged to attend. No RSVP ... 2015-10-21T15:00:00 Developing & Structuring Arguments (CAE Student Success Workshop) <p>There is more to an argument than just stating an opinion: once you make a claim, you&rsquo;ve got to support it. While every argument is different, there are some basic elements of argumentation ... 2015-10-21T17:00:00 Debt Free at 33 <p>Presenter: Olivia West</p> <p>Olivia West, author of Debt Free at 33, will present a financial literacy workshop/seminar consisting of in-depth financial literacy instruction. She will provide an ... 2015-10-21T18:15:00 ITEC Classroom Training <p><strong>Course Description:</strong> This course will provide an overview of the ITEC equipment and how it can be utilized to support learning in the classroom setting. Knowledge of the equipment ... 2015-10-22T12:00:00 Lecture/Discussion: The Complexities of the Iranian Nuclear Case <p><strong>Presenter:</strong> Dr. Mehrzad Boroujerdi, Syracuse University</p> <p>Dr. Boroujerdi, a political science professor and Iran expert, provides context and analysis of the nuclear ... 2015-10-22T18:30:00 Online Education Debrief <p><span>This session will be conducted as an informal discussion among faculty who have taught a fully online course or are interested in learning more about online teaching to share tips, best ... 2015-10-23T13:00:00 Third Friday Faculty/Staff Roundtable Discussion: Diversity and Best Practices in Pedagogy <p>Join fellow faculty and staff to discuss topics of importance to the College. Each session will begin with 30 minutes to social followed by a formal presentation. This month's topic is diversity ... 2015-10-23T14:30:00 2015 Family Weekend - Save the Date! <p>More information will be available in the fall.</p> 2015-10-23T15:00:00 Hospitality Tent & Inflatables (Family Weekend) <p>Enjoy light refreshments prior to and during the football game in the Family Weekend Hospitality Tent on Keating Terrace. Several student organizations will be participating in various activities ... 2015-10-23T19:00:00 Football Game: Fisher vs. Alfred State (Family Weekend) <p>Come cheer on the Fisher Cardinals as they take on Alfred State. Tickets are $5 each for adults; $3 for those 13-19 years old and other college students; children 12 years and under and Fisher ... 2015-10-23T19:00:00 2nd Annual Teddi Trot <p>Sponsored by the Teddi Dance for Love Committee. <a href="">Registration required</a>.</p> <p>For more information, contact the Office of Campus Life at <a href=... 2015-10-24T10:00:00 Brunch (Family Weekend) <p>Brunch will be served in the Ward-Haffey dining hall. Tickets can be purchased at the door. The cost is $10.50 plus tax. Residential students can use their meal plan.</p> <p>For more information, ... 2015-10-24T10:30:00 Women's Field Hockey Game: Fisher vs. Washington & Jefferson College (Family Weekend) <p>Support the Fisher Cardinals as they take on Washington &amp; Jefferson College. Admission is free. For more information on Cardinal Field Hockey, visit: <a href=... 2015-10-24T11:00:00 DIY Family Fun (Family Weekend) <p>Come enjoy pumpkin painting, photo booth, and more!</p> <p>For more information, contact the Office of Campus Life at <a href=""></a>.</p> 2015-10-24T11:00:00 Dean's Award Ceremony (Family Weekend) <p>Dr. Ian Newbould, interim provost and dean of the College, welcomes students and their families to a ceremony and reception honoring those whose academic achievement during the fall and spring ... 2015-10-24T13:00:00 Men's Soccer Game: Fisher vs. Nazareth (Family Weekend) <p>Support the Fisher Cardinals as they take on rival Nazareth College. Admission is free. For more information on Cardinal Soccer, visit: <a href=... 2015-10-24T14:00:00 Movie Matinee: Minions (Family Weekend) <p>Free event. Enjoy the movie Minions with your family!</p> <p>For more information, contact the Office of Campus Life at <a href=""></a>.</p> 2015-10-24T14:30:00 Dinner (Family Weekend) <p>Enjoy the Lackmann experience in the Ward-Haffey dining hall. The menu for the evening will include soup and salad bar, Mongolian wok, pasta options, vegetarian options, deli and grill selections ... 2015-10-24T16:30:00 Women's Soccer Game: Fisher vs. University of Rochester (Family Weekend) <p>Support the Fisher Cardinals as they take on the University of Rochester. Admission is free. For more information on Cardinal Soccer, visit: <a href=... 2015-10-24T17:00:00 Fisher Players Murder Mystery Dinner (Family Weekend) <p>Come join us for an event full of music, fun, and murder. Travel to a different place and time while you enjoy dinner (meal provided at event with purchase of Murder Mystery ticket), and try and ... 2015-10-24T17:30:00 Event: Gameshow (Family Weekend) <p>Sponsored by Class Officers and Campus Life</p> <p>For more information, contact the Office of Campus Life at <a href=""></a>.</p> 2015-10-24T19:00:00 The Clothesline Project <p>The Clothesline Project started in Cape Cod, MA, in 1990 to address the issue of violence against women. It is a vehicle for those affected by violence to express their emotions by decorating a t-... 2015-10-25T08:00:00 ZooBoo at Seneca Park Zoo (Volunteer Opportunity) <p>Volunteers are needed for arts and crafts, to staff trick or treat stations, and for other tasks as assigned. Shifts are available from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. and from 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.</p> <p>For ... 2015-10-25T09:00:00