Events Calendar

The half-day conference, Managing Planned and Unplanned Transitions, is designed to demystify the transition process for leaders of family-owned firms.
Event Time
7:30 a.m. Breakfast 8 a.m. Program Begins
Location
Country Club of Rochester, 2935 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14610
Organizer
Hosted by the Family Business Initiative at the School of Business
Join SAB for the final installment of Trivia for the semester!
Event Time
9:30 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Mainstage
Organizer
Hosted by SAB
Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter and best-selling author David Cay Johnston present his lecture, "The Role of Media in 2019 America." The lecture is free and open to the public.
Event Time
7 p.m.
Location
Cleary Family Auditorium, Kearney Hall
Organizer
Hosted by the Department of Media and Communication
Students Who Advocate Volunteering (SWAV) is partnering with the American Red Cross to host a Blood Drive.
Event Time
10 a.m.
Location
Wilson Formal Lounge, Haffey Hall
Organizer
Sponsored by SWAV
Bringing Fisher to DC/Alexandria! President Rooney hosts a meet up with you and fellow Fisher alumni.
Event Time
6 - 8 p.m.
Location
Blackwall Hitch, 5 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Organizer
Office of Institutional Advancement
Join us for the first lecture of the spring 2019 series (April, May, and June), with Arien Rozelle, assistant professor of media and communications.
Event Time
10 a.m. lecture (9 a.m. Mass and breakfast)
Location
Cleary Family Auditorium, Kearney Hall
Organizer
Office of Institutional Advancement
Come learn about surfaces in topology with Dr. William Jaco, the retired chair of the Mathematics Section of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Event Time
1:24 p.m.
Location
Nursing 101
Organizer
Hosted by the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics 
Fisher’s own Kevin Hoyt is here to talk about his career prep journey from high school to Fisher and into the work force as a Crime Research Specialist at the Rochester Police Department.
Event Time
2:30 p.m.
Location
Nursing 101
Organizer
Hosted by the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics 
St. John Fisher College will host the Spring 2019 Mathematical Association of America Seaway Section Meeting, draw over 200 mathematicians from across the region to campus..
Event Time
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Hosted by the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics
Join members of the Sport Management program for their annual year-end banquet.
Event Time
5:30 p.m.
Location
Oak Hill Country Club
Organizer
Hosted by the Sport Management Program
Join St. John Fisher College's team at the 2019 Heart Walk.
Event Time
Check-In: 7:30 a.m.; Walk Begins: 9 a.m.
Location
Frontier Field
Organizer
Organized by the St. John Fisher College Heart Walk Team
St. John Fisher College will host the Spring 2019 Mathematical Association of America Seaway Section Meeting, draw over 200 mathematicians from across the region to campus..
Event Time
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Hosted by the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics
Join the effort on campus to bring awareness to suicide and suicide prevention and to decrease the stigma associated with mental illness.
Event Time
9 a.m.
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
This event is sponsored by the Student Nurses Association, National Alliance of Mental Illness On Campus, and the Graduate Mental Health Counseling Student Representatives.
Remember back to the good old days when you bounced around and played games in an inflatable bouncer? Well, welcome back to your childhood!
Event Time
3 p.m.
Location
Growney Stadium
Organizer
Hosted by SAB
Members of the Student Investment Club will present their annual Shareholders’ Report to fellow students, faculty, alumni, and shareholders.
Event Time
5:30 p.m.
Location
Skalny Welcome Center Board Room
Organizer
Office of Institutional Advancement
For Alcohol Awareness Month, The Office of Campus Life and The Health & Wellness Center bring you Hope in Recovery, a moving event on April 8, at 8 p.m. in Wilson Formal.
Event Time
8 p.m.
Location
Wilson Formal Lounge, Haffey Hall
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Life and the Health and Wellness Center
Join graduating students, faculty, staff, and alumni for a wonderful evening of celebration!
Event Time
5:30 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Mainstage
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Programs
NPR Best Book author Idra Novey will read from her most recent novel, Those Who Knew, during St. John Fisher College’s 2019 Cavanaugh Reading Series.
Event Time
7:30 p.m.
Location
Wilson Formal Lounge, Haffey Hall
Organizer
Sponsored by the English Department
Come see Little Shop of Horrors, Fisher Players spring musical!
Event Time
8 p.m.
Location
Cleary Family Auditorium, Kearney Hall
Organizer
Hosted by Fisher Players
Come see Little Shop of Horrors, Fisher Players spring musical!
Event Time
8 p.m.
Location
Cleary Family Auditorium, Kearney Hall
Organizer
Hosted by Fisher Players
Come see Little Shop of Horrors, Fisher Players spring musical!
Event Time
3 p.m.
Location
Cleary Family Auditorium, Kearney Hall
Organizer
Hosted by Fisher Players
Come learn from using polls and statistics within the political field from Dr. Loeb, a past employee of the Department of Defense and current scientist for Data Robot.
Event Time
5:30 p.m.
Location
Golisano Gateway Midlevel
Organizer
Hosted by the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics 
Experience short presentations, discussions, photo exhibits and more during the Research and Photography showcase!
Event Time
4 p.m.
Location
Golisano Gateway Midlevel
Organizer
Hosted by the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Public Health
Come support all of the arts clubs and individual performers as we come together to create a one-of-a-kind showcase.
Event Time
9 p.m.
Location
Basil 135
Organizer
Hosted by the Ukulele Club
Bring a shirt and add an awesome ROC Earth Logo! Tie-dye it to make it pop!
Event Time
5:30 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Quad
Organizer
Hosted by the Center for Sustainability
Enjoy a movie night to kick off Stress Less Week!
Event Time
6:30 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Mainstage
Organizer
Sponsored by Fisher Feminist Alliance, SAGA and Psych Club
Do you think you're a Marvel expert? Come test your knowledge at Marvel Trivia Night!
Event Time
9:30 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Mainstage
Organizer
Hosted by the Student Activities Board
Relax with a stress-free spa services!
Event Time
Noon
Location
Campus Center Atrium
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Life
Get in touch with the earth with yoga on the lawn (weather permitting). Mats provided.
Event Time
4 p.m.
Location
Organizer
Hosted by the Center for Sustainability
Celebrate the last week of classes at the Late Night Breakfast!
Event Time
9 p.m.
Location
Ward-Haffey Dining Hall
Organizer
Hosted by RHA and Office of Campus Life
Join us while we walk the Wynds Woods trail, picking up trash from the winter.
Event Time
4:30 p.m.
Location
Organizer
Hosted by the Center for Sustainability
Have a pup at home? Create a toy during this Stress Less Week event, then go pet some pups during the Pause of Paws event at 7 p.m.
Event Time
6 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Atrium
Organizer
Hosted by Fisher Furry Friends
Cuddle with some cute canines during Pet Therapy!
Event Time
7 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Mainstage
Organizer
Hosted by Campus Life
Play all your favorite childhood board games!
Event Time
5 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Mainstage
Organizer
Hosted by SAB
Honoring the 2019 induction class into the Science and Technology Alumni Hall of Fame.
Event Time
5:30 p.m.
Location
Integrated Science and Health Sciences
Organizer
Office of Institutional Advancement
Don't miss Drastic Measures end of year performance!
Event Time
7 p.m.
Location
Basil 135
Organizer
Hosted by Drastic Measures
Come dance, enjoy pizza, wings, good company, and prizes!
Event Time
7:30 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Mainstage
Organizer
Hosted by Black Student Union and Latino Student Union
The Student Research and Creative Work Symposium celebrates our community of undergraduate and graduate student scholars in a campus-wide, cross-disciplinary event.
Event Time
1 p.m.
Location
Cleary Family Auditorium, Kearney Hall
Organizer
Sponsored by the Center for Student Research and Creative Work 
Celebrate the last day of classes during everyone's favorite campus event!
Event Time
4 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Quad
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Life
St. John Fisher College will host a spring music festival, “Roc for the Homeless” (RFTH), at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 26, outside of Founders Hall.
Event Time
7 p.m.
Location
Founder's Hall Courtyard
Organizer
“Roc for the Homeless” is sponsored by the Student Government Association, The PRIMA Group, the Ukulele Club, and the Old Kids Club.
Run off your end-of-semester stress at the SAM's annual Kickball Game!
Event Time
7 p.m.
Location
Organizer
Organized by Student Athlete Mentors
The Dance Club presents: Dance with the Fisher Stars
Event Time
5 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Mainstage
Organizer
Hosted by the Dance Club
Enjoy a cookout on the Campus Center Quad!
Event Time
5 p.m.
Location
Campus Center Quad
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Ministry
Join hosts President and Mrs. Rooney at the Country Club of Rochester as they honor the generous donors who supported the 2019 Senior Class Gift.
Event Time
5 p.m.
Location
Country Club of Rochester
Organizer
Office of the President
President and Mrs. Rooney will host all senior class donors at a cocktail reception to celebrate becoming Fisher Philanthropists.
Event Time
5 p.m.
Location
Country Club of Rochester
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Institutional Advancement
Two professors at St. John Fisher College, Dr. Marta Rodríguez-Galán and Dr. Jonathan Millen, will offer a look at their “Bridges Across Generations” project as a part of the First Friday Lecture.
Event Time
10 a.m. lecture (9 a.m. Mass and breakfast)
Location
Cleary Family Auditorium, Kearney Hall
Organizer
Office of Institutional Advancement
The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education invites you to a celebration recognizing excellence in education and leadership.
Event Time
5 p.m.
Location
Cleary Family Auditorium, Kearney Hall
Organizer
Office of Institutional Advancement
The College formally welcomes seniors into the ranks of Fisher alumni with a celebratory champagne toast and brunch.
Event Time
11 a.m.
Location
Cleary Family Auditorium, Kearney Hall
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Life
Enjoy light appetizers and a relaxing evening painting with Mrs. Rooney! Seating is limited. Cost is $20.
Event Time
3 p.m.
Location
Wilson Formal Lounge, Haffey Hall
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Life
Play a game of kickball or just hangout around the Bonfire with friends!
Event Time
7 p.m.
Location
Growney Stadium
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Life
Watch the sunrise for the last (or first!) time on Fisher’s beautiful campus.
Event Time
6 a.m.
Location
Growney Stadium
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Life
Fisher resident photographer John Smillie will take a portrait of the entire senior class, just as he did four years ago.
Event Time
5:30 p.m.
Location
Growney Stadium
Organizer
Organized by the Office of Campus Life
Seniors will enjoy a taste of Rochester one last time as Fisher students.
Event Time
6 p.m.
Location
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Life
What fraud risks do family firms face? This free webinar reveals typical fraud scenarios faced by family businesses and reviews the necessary controls to combat these situations.
Event Time
Noon
Location
Organizer
Hosted by the Family Business Initiative at St. John Fisher College and The Bonadio Group
Print out fresh copies of your résumé and wow potential employers during the Monroe County Job Fair.
Event Time
Noon
Location
Cleary Family Auditorium, Kearney Hall
Organizer
Hosted by Monroe County and the Center for Career and Academic Planning
Step out in style during the must-attend event of Senior Week.
Event Time
8 p.m.
Location
Rochester Riverside Convention Center
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Life
Bowl a strike with friends at everyone’s favorite bowling alley!
Event Time
6 p.m.
Location
Radio Social
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Life
Seniors have the opportunity to engage in one final service project at Fisher as they help spruce up the historic Mt. Hope Cemetery.
Event Time
9 a.m.
Location
Organizer
Organized by the Office of Campus Life
Graduates of the School of Business celebrate with faculty and staff.
Event Time
4:30 p.m.
Location
Victor E. Salerno Center for American Enterprise
Organizer
Hosted by the School of Business
A ceremony recognizing nursing graduates and doctoral students will earn their hoods.
Event Time
6 p.m.
Location
Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center
Organizer
Hosted by the Wegmans School of Nursing
Embrace your inner kid with Skee-Ball, video games, and a photo booth!
Event Time
8 p.m.
Location
Dave and Busters
Organizer
Organized by the Office of Campus Life
Warm weather is finally setting in. Enjoy with a picnic and lawn games.
Event Time
Noon
Location
LeChase Commons
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Life
Departments and programs of the School of Arts and Sciences honor graduating seniors.
Event Time
1 p.m.
Location
Cleary Family Auditorium, Kearney Hall
Organizer
Hosted by the School of Arts and Sciences
All students and families are welcome for a celebration of mass on the eve of Commencement.
Event Time
2:30 p.m.
Location
Hermance Family Chapel of St. Basil the Great
Organizer
Office of Campus Ministry
Graduates of the Ed.D. program in the School of Education will receive their hoods.
Event Time
4 p.m.
Location
Former Coleman Chapel (Murphy Hall)
Organizer
Hosted by the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education
Graduates of the School of Pharmacy receive their hoods.
Event Time
4 p.m.
Location
Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center
Organizer
Hosted by the Wegmans School of Pharmacy
Join Lauren Dixon and Mike Schwabl as they talk about building an advertising and digital agency.
Event Time
5:30 p.m.
Location
Dixon Schwabl
Organizer
Organized by the Office of Transfer and Graduate Admissions
Dr. Todd Harrison and Pat Gordon will give a behind-the-scenes look at Buffalo Bills Training Camp. This is the final lecture of the 2018-19 academic season.
Event Time
10 a.m. lecture (9 a.m. Mass and breakfast)
Location
Skalny Welcome Center Board Room
Organizer
Office of Institutional Advancement
Join us for a Fisher Alumni Happy Hour at Three Heads Brewery from 5 - 7 p.m. to help to welcome the class of 2019 into the alumni family!
Event Time
5-7 p.m.
Location
Three Heads Brewing
Organizer
Office of Institutional Advancement
Get your questions answered and better know what to expect for the start of your first year at Fisher…to truly make it a great beginning!
Event Time
9:30 a.m.
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Hosted by Freshman Admissions
Get your questions answered and better know what to expect for the start of your first year at Fisher…to truly make it a great beginning!
Event Time
9:30 a.m.
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Hosted by Freshman Admissions
Students Who Advocate Volunteering (SWAV) is partnering with the American Red Cross to host a Blood Drive.
Event Time
10 a.m.
Location
Wilson Formal Lounge, Haffey Hall
Organizer
Sponsored by SWAV
Learn about the importance of this 19th century entrepreneur to Rochester, women, and the world of business.
Event Time
Noon
Location
Golisano Gateway Midlevel
Organizer
The talk is sponsored by the St. John Fisher College School of Business, Avanti Entrepreneur Network, and BiQi Marketing.
Celebrate the feast day of the patron saint of our institution, St. John Fisher.
Event Time
4:30 p.m.
Location
Hermance Family Chapel of St. Basil the Great
Organizer
Hosted by the Office of Campus Ministry
Get your questions answered and better know what to expect for the start of your first year at Fisher…to truly make it a great beginning!
Event Time
9:30 a.m.
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Hosted by Freshman Admissions
Get your questions answered and better know what to expect for the start of your first year at Fisher…to truly make it a great beginning!
Event Time
9:30 a.m.
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Hosted by Freshman Admissions
Get your questions answered and better know what to expect for the start of your first year at Fisher…to truly make it a great beginning!
Event Time
9:30 a.m.
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Hosted by Freshman Admissions
Join us for casual conversation and cookout at our School of Education Welcome Night.
Event Time
4 p.m.
Location
Joseph S. Skalny Welcome Center
Organizer
Organized by the Office of Transfer and Graduate Admissions
Get your questions answered and better know what to expect for the start of your first year at Fisher…to truly make it a great beginning!
Event Time
9:30 a.m.
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Hosted by Freshman Admissions
Fisher's Orientation program is designed to help students make a smooth transition to college.
Event Time
All Day Event
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Organized by the Office of Campus Life
Orientation for all transfer students will take place on Monday, September 2.
Event Time
All Day Event
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Organized by the Office of Campus Life
The Matriculation Ceremony is the official welcome to the Fisher Campus Community.
Event Time
11:30 a.m.
Location
Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center
Organizer
Organized by the Office of Campus Life
Classes begin for the fall 2019 semester
Event Time
Classes begin at 1:40 p.m. Pharmacy classes begin at 8 a.m.
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Be a part of this Fisher fall tradition and join us for a weekend of alumni and family events, entertainment, football, and fun!
Event Time
All Day Event
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Co-hosted by the Office of Campus Life and the Office of Institutional Advancement
Be a part of this Fisher fall tradition and join us for a weekend of alumni and family events, entertainment, football, and fun!
Event Time
All Day Event
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Co-hosted by the Office of Campus Life and the Office of Institutional Advancement
Be a part of this Fisher fall tradition and join us for a weekend of alumni and family events, entertainment, football, and fun!
Event Time
All Day Event
Location
St. John Fisher College Campus
Organizer
Co-hosted by the Office of Campus Life and the Office of Institutional Advancement
St. John Fisher College hosts the College at Brockport during the annual Courage Bowl.
Event Time
TBD
Location
Growney Stadium
Organizer
Hosted by the Athletics Department