Accounting News & Events
09/21/2015St. John Fisher College honored John “Jack” Murphy, a member of the Pioneer Class of 1955, with the Accounting Alumni Society Lifetime Achievement Award during a luncheon on Thursday, Sept. 17, held at the Genesee Valley Club. Read More
04/29/2015More than 50 students from St. John Fisher College, Rochester Institute of Technology, and Alfred University attended the first-ever Student Night, hosted by the Rochester Chapter of the Tax Executive Institute. Read More
03/25/2015St. John Fisher College received a $6,000 grant from Canandaigua National Bank & Trust (CNB) to create a four-year scholarship for an undergraduate student enrolled in the School of Business. Read More
Jill Knittel ’94, ’03 (MBA) Honored as St. John Fisher College’s Outstanding Accounting Alumnus of the Year
03/20/2015St. John Fisher College recognized Jill Knittel as the 2015 Outstanding Accounting Alumnus of the Year during the 26th annual Accounting Awards Banquet, held Thursday, March 19. Knittel, financial advisor at Sage Rutty & Co., Inc., was honored for her noteworthy career achievements, significant humanitarian efforts, and outstanding contributions to the Fisher community. Read More
02/26/2015Recent graduates of the St. John Fisher College accounting programs had the highest pass rate of any college in New York State on the 2014 CPA exam in the “large program” category ranking, which includes institutions with over 60 reported first-time testing candidates. Read More
Accounting Awards Banquet
Student and alumni achievements are recognized every spring at the Accounting Awards Banquet, held at the Riverside Convention Center in downtown Rochester.
Attended by nearly 200 alumni, students, and recruiters, it is an opportunity for students to meet professionals in various fields of accounting and to be recognized for their accomplishments during the past year.
The Accounting Alumnus of the Year Award is also given out at the banquet.
Upcoming Accounting Events
Upcoming Admissions Events
- Freshman Admissions Information Sessions and Campus Tours
Tue., September 01, 2015 to Thu., December 31, 2015