St. John Fisher College News http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot Latest St. John Fisher College News: Campus, en-US 2016-07-01T07:43:09 President Rooney Given Top Award by Local Public Relations Association On Thursday, June 16, Dr. Gerard Rooney, president of St. John Fisher College, was honored as the Executive of the Year by the Rochester chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. Rooney was ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5ee39a7b-1d1d-44c6-a45d-d6b4a9889b47 2016-06-20T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5ee39a7b-1d1d-44c6-a45d-d6b4a9889b47 Human Resources Student Organization Earns Recognition from National Chapter A student organization at St. John Fisher College devoted to promoting the human resources profession was recently recognized by the world’s largest HR association, the Society for Human Resource ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d4af8ea8-94ae-49fd-99e0-f02660080723 2016-06-20T12:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d4af8ea8-94ae-49fd-99e0-f02660080723 O’Keefe Ross Gallery Exhibit Showcases Rochester Art Club Member Work Signature members of the Rochester Art Club will show a collection of work during a six-week exhibit this month. The juried exhibition, which opens Monday, June 20, will be on display through Friday, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=472389d8-6739-49cc-ad32-067259b093b4 2016-06-20T12:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=472389d8-6739-49cc-ad32-067259b093b4 St. John Fisher College Mourns the Loss of Rev. Patrick O’Conner Braden, C.S.B., Third President of the College Reverend Patrick O’Conner Braden, C.S.B., the third president of St. John Fisher College, passed away on Thursday, June 16. He was 92 years old. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2f771239-82a3-41e3-a44f-cdb7f981895a 2016-06-17T10:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2f771239-82a3-41e3-a44f-cdb7f981895a Parades, Festivals Mark Fun for Office of Multicultural Affairs This summer, the Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Programs is teaming up with community partners to participate in a variety of events that celebrate cultural diversity. The campus ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d3c942f1-1345-4a8c-aa59-e5f165984bd9 2016-06-16T07:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d3c942f1-1345-4a8c-aa59-e5f165984bd9 Wegmans School of Pharmacy Pilot Program Leads to Successful Residency Matches During the 2015-2016 academic year, the School of Pharmacy piloted a structured program to help students navigate the residency match process. Of the 17 students who participated in the program and ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=291d6de5-543d-44a9-942d-8d9556166fa7 2016-06-15T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=291d6de5-543d-44a9-942d-8d9556166fa7 For Volunteers, JASY Camp an Unforgettable Experience One month after returning home, the St. John Fisher College student volunteers for the Jamaica Advantage Thru Sports Youth (JASY) Day Camp talk about the experience with a passion they say they will ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b0d4707e-d736-4b0b-b97f-4f1c99599486 2016-06-13T02:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b0d4707e-d736-4b0b-b97f-4f1c99599486 Summer Construction Projects Mean Campus Enhancements, Upgrades Several construction projects currently underway will offer upgrades and renovations to several buildings, parking lots, and campus infrastructure at St. John Fisher College. But, it’s really summer ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4afaf0ad-25c0-4add-b9a0-f3dc99cafc1a 2016-06-10T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4afaf0ad-25c0-4add-b9a0-f3dc99cafc1a St. John Fisher College Announces Construction of New Chapel The St. John Fisher College Board of Trustees recently announced the construction of the Hermance Family Chapel of St. Basil the Great, a 9,000 square-foot sanctuary that will be built adjacent to ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eaab02c6-965d-4b2f-b801-861b58677ecc 2016-06-09T02:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eaab02c6-965d-4b2f-b801-861b58677ecc Tenures Begin for New Chairs, Member of St. John Fisher College Board of Trustees This week, Martin K. Birmingham begins his tenure as chair of the St. John Fisher College Board of Trustees. Formerly vice chair, Birmingham succeeds Victor E. Salerno ’66 as the Board’s leader. ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d62bfa99-f4d7-408b-b274-bded4addceac 2016-06-08T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d62bfa99-f4d7-408b-b274-bded4addceac Spring Athletes Celebrate Historic Seasons The 2016 spring season will go down as one of the most memorable times in the history of St. John Fisher College athletics. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=814e21bb-c59c-4b37-8299-2826002c71e0 2016-06-08T07:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=814e21bb-c59c-4b37-8299-2826002c71e0 Ahead of the Class: Pharm.D. Grad Qualifies for Second Year Residency, Board Certification For Marwa Amer, a 2016 graduate of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy’s doctoral program, a unique combination of experience and coursework allowed her to qualify for (and successfully complete) board ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7b0e7a38-03aa-4651-bf8e-01fb4d39f4c6 2016-06-07T07:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7b0e7a38-03aa-4651-bf8e-01fb4d39f4c6 P4 Students Engage in International Clinical Rotations This academic year, the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy saw a record-breaking 10 students travel to Roatan, Honduras, as part of their final clinical rotations. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c2424c82-131e-48d3-b923-c33d18c5a4c5 2016-06-01T01:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c2424c82-131e-48d3-b923-c33d18c5a4c5 Beyond the Shore: Fisher Alumnus Breaks U.S. Transatlantic Rowing Record Phillip Theodore ’89 and his rowing partner, Daley Ervin, completed the 2015 Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge in 45 days, 9 hours, and 21 minutes, shattering the previous U.S. Pairs Division record... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e5956249-3ac9-43bc-9718-0ceb300cf2f0 2016-05-26T12:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e5956249-3ac9-43bc-9718-0ceb300cf2f0 Health Fair Delivers Medical Care to Refugees in Rochester On Saturday, April 30, students and faculty from the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy held their third annual health fair, benefiting refugee patients living in the Rochester area. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=6e7ff5b0-995b-4110-8f85-9a55a2604e83 2016-05-26T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=6e7ff5b0-995b-4110-8f85-9a55a2604e83 Fisher Hosts National Computers and Writing Conference More than 300 scholars from across the country traveled to St. John Fisher College for the annual Computers and Writing Conference, held May 19-22. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=22c0b465-3021-457d-ac8a-6858bfc6d6aa 2016-05-25T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=22c0b465-3021-457d-ac8a-6858bfc6d6aa Rice’s Book Earns Philippine Book Award Nomination Dr. Mark Rice recently saw his book, <i>Dean Worcester's Fantasy Islands</i>, nominated for the Philippine National Book Award in History. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8e95d293-5fa4-4b4c-9891-92690a26640c 2016-05-24T10:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8e95d293-5fa4-4b4c-9891-92690a26640c Executive Leadership Alum Named Superintendent of Greene County School District Dr. Susan Vickers, a 2016 graduate of the executive leadership doctoral program at the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education, was appointed by the Hunter-Tannersville Central School District Board ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=75ca219d-4b8a-4d15-8012-0e046a61f811 2016-05-24T09:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=75ca219d-4b8a-4d15-8012-0e046a61f811 Ed.D. Candidate Appointed Dean of Admissions at Morrisville State College Executive Leadership doctoral candidate Rob Blanchet has been appointed dean of admissions at Morrisville State College. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9f25c5fa-46d3-4fd3-be67-85376997bf23 2016-05-24T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9f25c5fa-46d3-4fd3-be67-85376997bf23 Community Literacy Center Receives Grant Support The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education received a check from the Tompkins Charitable Gift Fund to support the Community Literacy Center. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5b3c869e-4a9e-416a-b113-4ec567564340 2016-05-24T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5b3c869e-4a9e-416a-b113-4ec567564340 Fisher Alum Appointed Dean of UB School of Dental Medicine Joseph J. Zambon, Ph.D., DDS, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor of Periodontics and Endodontics, has been appointed dean of the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. A member of the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=98a5c9bc-bf64-4129-917b-8758f36c1c7f 2016-05-24T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=98a5c9bc-bf64-4129-917b-8758f36c1c7f School of Education Hosts Virtual Classroom Demo for High School Students Ten high school students enrolled in the Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Teachers program and two of their teachers visited the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education for a virtual classroom ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a69dcc85-1b0a-46a3-8268-cf4acadd80f5 2016-05-24T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a69dcc85-1b0a-46a3-8268-cf4acadd80f5 Schlosser Publishes Two Papers in Education Journals Dr. Linda Schlosser, an associate professor in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education, published articles in two academic journals. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=343a5806-97ad-45ef-a0e9-d44e2e8b9d32 2016-05-24T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=343a5806-97ad-45ef-a0e9-d44e2e8b9d32 Cleverley-Thompson Presents on Leadership through Storytelling Dr. Shannon Cleverley-Thompson was invited to present “Teaching Storytelling as a Leadership Practice” at the inaugural Global Virtual Leadership Conference on May 16. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ec8353df-ab92-40bb-94c3-b321a78097ae 2016-05-24T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ec8353df-ab92-40bb-94c3-b321a78097ae Tubiolo Presents at State Archaeology Conference Justin Tubiolo presented a paper at the Centennial Conference of the New York State Archaeological Association http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=818a6397-b29c-447c-8196-f37f0a987a36 2016-05-24T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=818a6397-b29c-447c-8196-f37f0a987a36 Fisher to Play Host to Bertrand Russell Society Annual Conference St. John Fisher College will host the Bertrand Russell Society’s annual conference, June 24-26. Dr. Tim Madigan is currently president of the international society, which seeks to better understand ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1e9a9e76-4881-456d-b66d-32faf7405336 2016-05-24T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1e9a9e76-4881-456d-b66d-32faf7405336 Fisher Athletes Make History The St. John Fisher College softball and baseball teams made College history over the weekend, winning regional competitions and earning spots in their respective World Series tournaments. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b1dcebde-d3a8-413e-85b0-6d73d943d109 2016-05-23T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b1dcebde-d3a8-413e-85b0-6d73d943d109 Buffalo Bills Release 2016 Training Camp Schedule The Buffalo Bills have released the schedule for the 2016 Training Camp, presented by Connors & Ferris, and St. John Fisher College is ready to welcome the team back to campus for the 17th straight ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=16992ad0-c7ef-4ace-8546-c35aae919dd1 2016-05-19T01:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=16992ad0-c7ef-4ace-8546-c35aae919dd1 St. John Fisher College Appoints Dean of School of Business After a nationwide search, St. John Fisher College has appointed Dr. Rama Yelkur as the new dean of the School of Business, effective July 1. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=bef0b183-f48e-42a1-86e4-b42f46eff6c3 2016-05-17T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=bef0b183-f48e-42a1-86e4-b42f46eff6c3 Fisher Hosts High-rise Drill for Local Fire Departments Sunday St. John Fisher College’s Office of Safety and Security and Emergency Response Team (ERT) is teaming up with the Brighton Fire Department and other county responding agencies to conduct a high-rise ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e80ebebe-c4a3-4d13-80ae-b13c541efaaa 2016-05-12T01:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e80ebebe-c4a3-4d13-80ae-b13c541efaaa Inaugural Ed.D. Cohort Graduates from Syracuse Extension Site; Rochester Graduates Honored at Local Hooding Thursday, May 5 marked the graduation of the first cohort of students in the Doctoral Program in Executive Leadership, offered by the St. John Fisher College Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7fc6c0ef-ddf7-4c27-8c09-ce49d7343404 2016-05-12T10:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7fc6c0ef-ddf7-4c27-8c09-ce49d7343404 Convocation Brunch Brings Seniors Together for Reflection, Recognition The annual Senior Convocation Brunch is an opportunity for the Class of 2016 to gather one final time to reflect on the past four years, and classmates are formally welcomed into the Alumni ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7bc2269c-3915-4adc-aa76-6ad2f80720a3 2016-05-11T01:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7bc2269c-3915-4adc-aa76-6ad2f80720a3 School of Business Honors Class of 2016 On Thursday, May 5, students, faculty, and staff from the School of Business gathered to recognize graduating students at the baccalaureate and master’s degree levels. During the event, nearly 20 ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eb6ce910-8e49-4d5e-a0c9-158b3d9f30dd 2016-05-11T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eb6ce910-8e49-4d5e-a0c9-158b3d9f30dd School of Arts and Sciences Celebrates Seniors This year, the School of Arts and Sciences held an inaugural school-wide ceremony to recognize graduating seniors. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a5c72398-90c4-45c5-92b8-c604215b2825 2016-05-11T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a5c72398-90c4-45c5-92b8-c604215b2825 School of Pharmacy Holds Hooding Ceremony Together with their friends and families, graduates of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy gathered with faculty and staff during the School’s annual hooding and award ceremony, held in the Ralph C. Wilson... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=47b3d676-f447-4a24-9a42-bcd5e83f465d 2016-05-11T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=47b3d676-f447-4a24-9a42-bcd5e83f465d Hooding Ceremony Recognizes Nursing Grads Each year, the Wegmans School of Nursing holds a recognition and hooding ceremony to honor graduates of its programs. From undergraduate seniors to doctoral candidates, the event, which was held on ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3d4147de-25e2-439e-93b3-de4066fffc61 2016-05-11T07:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3d4147de-25e2-439e-93b3-de4066fffc61 Mary Ellen Milne Awards Recognize Exceptional Student Employees An exceptional group of St. John Fisher College undergraduates were recognized for their contributions as student employees during the 28th Annual Presidential Celebration honoring nominees for the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=21962f07-fca1-476d-8b8c-44037113c6b9 2016-05-11T07:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=21962f07-fca1-476d-8b8c-44037113c6b9 Banquet Honors Senior Student-Athletes The St. John Fisher College Athletics Department held its fourth annual Senior Student-Athlete Awards Banquet on Wednesday, May 4, at the Woodcliff Hotel and Spa. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c7a3adcd-3227-44b1-bd38-f10ec4bafbf4 2016-05-11T07:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c7a3adcd-3227-44b1-bd38-f10ec4bafbf4 Three Named Outstanding Adult Students Three St. John Fisher College students were recently honored with Outstanding Adult Student Awards, given by the Rochester Area Colleges Continuing Education Association (RACCE). Katherine Grams, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eb9996d8-b5a2-4505-b02c-0cb018f3754f 2016-05-11T07:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eb9996d8-b5a2-4505-b02c-0cb018f3754f Fisher Celebrates 62nd Commencement More than 1,100 undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral students graduated from St. John Fisher College during its 62nd Commencement, held on Saturday, May 7, at the Blue Cross Arena. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3ad4d7eb-54a0-496d-b028-201e7693f5cc 2016-05-07T01:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3ad4d7eb-54a0-496d-b028-201e7693f5cc Professor Shares Clinical Pharmacy Best Practices with India University This month, faculty members from Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute will visit the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy as part of a faculty exchange between the two ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f34d6a0d-5b30-4371-a635-70412fb88617 2016-05-05T01:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f34d6a0d-5b30-4371-a635-70412fb88617 Student Scholars Present at Regional and National Conferences This spring, more than two dozen St. John Fisher College students traveled to several states to present original research at regional and national conferences. Students representing the chemistry, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=550ca8ee-a645-492f-b7ee-6337a3323178 2016-05-05T12:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=550ca8ee-a645-492f-b7ee-6337a3323178 Senior Send-Off Four members of the Class of 2016—Briana Macaluso, Michael Montemalo, Chloe Smith, and Alexis Verone—share their most memorable college experiences and offer advice to future College graduates. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=069dc069-5f17-4906-9765-7d88d3a149f9 2016-05-05T12:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=069dc069-5f17-4906-9765-7d88d3a149f9 Students, Alumni, Community Partners Honored during Education Celebration On Friday, April 29, the St. John Fisher College Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education held an “Education Celebration” to recognize and celebrate the College’s support for education, educators, and... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1f7c2245-93cb-44ac-a406-67c608b0f37c 2016-05-05T11:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1f7c2245-93cb-44ac-a406-67c608b0f37c Fisher Education Grads #ThankATeacher It’s National Teacher Appreciation Week! To learn more about what inspires Fisher alumni to pursue careers in education, College News caught up with a few teachers to find out who encouraged their ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=71617587-2aaf-470a-a723-0a7d098cc6f5 2016-05-05T11:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=71617587-2aaf-470a-a723-0a7d098cc6f5 O’Keefe Ross Gallery Exhibit Reflects on Relationship between Women, Nature St. John Fisher College hosts “Where Two Women and Nature Converge,” an exhibit that features the artist collaboration of Raphaela McCormack and Jean K. Stephens. The exhibition opens Monday, May 16, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=454c79b2-fc6b-464c-9d12-60f689b2001d 2016-05-05T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=454c79b2-fc6b-464c-9d12-60f689b2001d Fisher Included on Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Honor Roll Phi Theta Kappa, the oldest, largest, and most prestigious honor society recognizing students pursuing two-year degrees, has named St. John Fisher College to its inaugural Excellence in Community ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e79ca58a-61bc-408d-a51e-926b648c47cf 2016-05-04T12:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e79ca58a-61bc-408d-a51e-926b648c47cf Wegmans School of Nursing Takes Pledge on Opioid Education as Announced at the White House As part of academic nursing’s ongoing efforts to combat prescription drug and opioid abuse across the United States, the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing is proud to announce that it ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8c489ca9-5c7f-4f35-955d-47e101d1e7a7 2016-05-04T12:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8c489ca9-5c7f-4f35-955d-47e101d1e7a7 School of Business Inducts 42 into Beta Gamma Sigma On Friday, April 15, the St. John Fisher College School of Business inducted 42 students into the College’s Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) chapter. BGS is the international honor society for business students... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a3c57008-67ae-4316-bc4a-6ff30edfb8ed 2016-05-04T11:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a3c57008-67ae-4316-bc4a-6ff30edfb8ed Sacco Named Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar Wegmans School of Nursing Visiting Assistant Professor Tara Sacco was recently named a Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar by the Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a3278472-e851-4350-80d2-c565e597fd5e 2016-05-04T11:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a3278472-e851-4350-80d2-c565e597fd5e