Events Calendar

Congress to Campus

Two former members of Congress (one Republican and One Democrat) will visit St. John Fisher College for a series of lectures and forums.

Date: March 13, 2019 - March 14, 2019
Time: All Day Event
Location: St. John Fisher College Campus

Hosted by the Office of the Provost, Office of Sponsored Programs, and the Department of Political Science and Legal Studies

Topics of discussion include climate change and environmental policies; Federal tax policy; the politics of gender; war, peace, and international relations; pathways to leadership; communication and technology; and government functioning, civility, and polarization; among others.

All sessions are open to the campus community. 

Congress to Campus Schedule:

Wednesday, March 13
Wilson Formal

9:05 to 10 a.m.: The Formation and Impact of Civil Rights and Protest Movements
AMST 216: Feminist Theory (Dr. Rossi)

10:10 to 11 a.m.: Pathways For Change, in Politics and Beyond
PHIL 199: Transforming the World (Dr. Ruehl)

1:25 to 2:20 p.m.: How Legislators Decide on Security and Military Issues
HIST 385: War and State (Dr. Dotolo)

2:30 to 4 p.m.: Pathways to Leadership
Facilitated by SGA and Pre-Law

Thursday, March 14
Golisano Gateway Midlevel

9:30 to 10:50 a.m.: The Politics of Technology
COMM 468: Web Development (Dr. Sarachan)

11 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.: Persuasion and Debate on Climate Change
ENGL 352: Moral Imagination (Dr. Swiencicki)

1:40 to 3 p.m.: How Political Attitudes Are Formed, and Why
POSC 272: Public Opinion (Dr. Donovan)
Facilitated by Sustained Dialogues

3:10 to 4:40 p.m.: The How and Why of Tax Law
ACCT 331: Federal Taxation (Dr. Mucenski-Keck)