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Digital Cultures Showcase to take place

A Digital Cultures Showcase will be held on December 1st.  This showcase will show off two senior’s projects within the Digital Cultures major.  Held in the Gateway during free period; the projects put on display will fall within the video games and music realm. Along with showing off their love for the major, there will be video games on display that were made within … Read More Digital Cultures Showcase to take place

Students Embrace a New Course Geared Towards Making a Difference

The Media and Comm department welcomes the 2017 Bateman Case Study Competition to the list of new courses available at the college. Bateman Practicum, as it will be called, is a new and challenging experience, shared to us by PRSSA, allowing students to develop a campaign for the Campaign to Change Direction; focusing on changing the culture of mental health in America. The competition … Read More Students Embrace a New Course Geared Towards Making a Difference

Media&Comm Student Attends Google Event

The #MadebyGoogle event hosted in New York City on October 29 at Google’s new pop-up shop, was attended by one of our own, Ruya Kirac. At the event, Kirac was given the opportunity to join other online influencers where they tested new Google products before the company releases them to the public.  Kirac was able to test out the new Google Pixel phone, along … Read More Media&Comm Student Attends Google Event

Journalism & Film Series

Dr. Rosenberry’s Journalism and Film Series kicked off on October 12 with the 1941 film; Citizen Kane.  With the series lasting a total of 3 films, there is plenty of opportunity to lean more about journalism history. Along with the showing of Citizen Kane October 12; All the President’s Men; a film about two journalists and their efforts to report on the Watergate scandal will be shown at 6:30pm, … Read More Journalism & Film Series

Media and Communication Students Attend Public Relations Student Society of America National Conference

Six students from the Media and Communication Department attended the Public Relations Student Society of America’s National Conference, “Crossroads of Public Relations,” in Indianapolis, IN from October 21 to 24. Students were joined on the trip by Arien Rozelle, Visiting Assistant Professor in the Media and Communication Department, who serves as adviser to Fisher’s PRSSA chapter and The PRIMA Group, the student-run agency.   … Read More Media and Communication Students Attend Public Relations Student Society of America National Conference

Students Attend Upstate Social Sessions

On October 15th, Arien Rozelle, Visiting Assistant Professor in the Media and Communication department, participated in the second Upstate Social Sessions conference, an event to inspire and educate the community about the value of social media in our personal and professional lives, held in Rochester. The event featured speakers from The New York Times, Kickstarter, the Democrat & Chronicle, WXXI, Excellus BCBS, Dixon Schwabl and many more, covering topics from social … Read More Students Attend Upstate Social Sessions

Media Analytics Fundamentals with Dr. Shay

On October 26, the Rochester Media Association held an informational presentation at St. John Fisher College, about media analytics and applying those fundamentals in the workplace. Open to professionals and students, the presentation delve into the relatively new area of research in media management, which examines statistical data in order to understand where improvements can be done to increase engagement in websites and social media. … Read More Media Analytics Fundamentals with Dr. Shay