St. John Fisher College News http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot Latest St. John Fisher College News: Campus, en-US 2015-05-30T04:27:51 Nursing Faculty Participate in Cost of Poverty Experience Drs. Dianne Cooney Miner, Marilyn Dollinger, and Kathie Dever, and Dianne Cooney Miner participated in the March 26 Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency’s Cost of Poverty Experience™. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c736f3db-c75f-4138-b2a7-bfd7cb2ecfd8 2015-05-29T11:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c736f3db-c75f-4138-b2a7-bfd7cb2ecfd8 Buffalo Bills Release 2015 Training Camp Schedule The Buffalo Bills have released the schedule for the 2015 Training Camp, presented by Connors & Ferris, and St. John Fisher College is ready to welcome the team back to campus for the 16th straight ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4f7544f6-8b2c-4323-a563-c1a32a874128 2015-05-28T04:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4f7544f6-8b2c-4323-a563-c1a32a874128 Community Service Efforts Land Fisher on President’s Honor Roll For the ninth consecutive year, St. John Fisher College has been named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=25e777bd-9df4-4c96-8a19-dc6ed6cf1633 2015-05-27T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=25e777bd-9df4-4c96-8a19-dc6ed6cf1633 Justinian Order Honors President Bain during Luncheon The Justinian Order of St. John Fisher College held its 14th annual civic luncheon for members of the judiciary, the bar, government, law enforcement, and the business sector on Tuesday, May 19. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e3bd588d-cec7-48f3-8ccf-36a561ed8ff4 2015-05-26T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e3bd588d-cec7-48f3-8ccf-36a561ed8ff4 Charles McVay Inducted into National Math Honor Society Charles McVay ’15 was recently inducted into the New York Alpha Sigma Chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon at St. John Fisher College. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5f0a8e47-0291-4abd-995f-2d0d758b895e 2015-05-20T10:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5f0a8e47-0291-4abd-995f-2d0d758b895e Wegmans School of Pharmacy Holds Hooding, Presents Awards Together with their friends and families, 73 graduates of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy gathered with faculty and staff during the School’s annual hooding and award ceremony. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=048e4764-652c-4c55-80cb-6a67634e0c36 2015-05-14T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=048e4764-652c-4c55-80cb-6a67634e0c36 Recognition Ceremony Celebrates School of Nursing Grads The Wegmans School of Nursing recognition ceremony is a chance for the School to award students for success in and out of the classroom and thank faculty, staff, and community partners for their role ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=73a65c4a-aeb6-4b15-8fcc-0d2a46a71597 2015-05-14T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=73a65c4a-aeb6-4b15-8fcc-0d2a46a71597 Dr. Katrina Arndt Receives Trustees’ Distinguished Scholar Award Martin Birmingham, Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees, presented the Trustees’ Distinguished Scholar Award to Dr. Katrina Arndt, associate professor and chair of Undergraduate Programs in the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=727a25db-f9eb-45ee-9b98-0a118f8f78e8 2015-05-13T02:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=727a25db-f9eb-45ee-9b98-0a118f8f78e8 Hooding and Awards Ceremony Celebrates Ed.D. Candidates The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education held the 2015 doctoral hooding and awards ceremony for candidates of the Executive Leadership Program (Ed.D.) on Friday, May 8. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c3dd0541-319a-4d1b-b78c-2eaeeb7a20b1 2015-05-13T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c3dd0541-319a-4d1b-b78c-2eaeeb7a20b1 Bain Presents Two with President’s Medals During the College’s 61st Commencement ceremonies, President Donald Bain honored two individuals—Robert Agostinelli ’76 and Dr. Arthur “Sam” Walton—with President's Medals. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=129badff-8af7-4964-ad68-4416fb64b868 2015-05-12T04:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=129badff-8af7-4964-ad68-4416fb64b868 Seniors Honored for Academic Achievement, Campus Leadership at President’s Awards Ceremony Students, their families and friends, faculty, and staff gathered in the Cleary Family Auditorium for the annual President’s Awards Ceremony, which honored 59 graduating seniors for their academic ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f663e7df-cd66-471c-9672-480f7321cd76 2015-05-12T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f663e7df-cd66-471c-9672-480f7321cd76 Banquet Honors Senior Student-Athletes The St. John Fisher College Athletics Department held its third annual Senior Student-Athlete Awards Banquet on Wednesday, May 6, honoring its senior athletes for their years of commitment to ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=74a48bd3-1d01-4452-8537-99dd92cd3584 2015-05-11T04:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=74a48bd3-1d01-4452-8537-99dd92cd3584 Nearly 1,200 Graduate during Fisher’s 61st Commencement Nearly 1,200 students graduated from St. John Fisher College during its 61st Commencement on Saturday, May 9, 2015. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5764684c-2e06-47ac-96f3-f53ee020c39b 2015-05-11T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5764684c-2e06-47ac-96f3-f53ee020c39b National Biology Honor Society Inducts 29 The Upsilon Rho chapter of Beta Beta Beta, National Biological Honor Society, held its third induction ceremony on April 1, 2015. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a20deb26-4a4a-42e8-ba08-e7bd6c7e8876 2015-05-11T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a20deb26-4a4a-42e8-ba08-e7bd6c7e8876 Entrepreneurship in the Classroom Focus of Education Conference Teachers, principals, administrators, and students from area school districts will gain insights about how to foster an entrepreneurial mindset and spark engagement in their classrooms during the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=342e1f32-364f-47e9-80ac-1914451eeae9 2015-05-07T02:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=342e1f32-364f-47e9-80ac-1914451eeae9 Fisher Researcher Awarded Patent for New Technology Alexey Ignatchenko, assistant professor of chemistry at St. John Fisher College, has been granted a patent for technology that has the potential to revolutionize the production of fertilizers. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=00c51568-d869-4a06-be94-afe31e01660a 2015-05-07T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=00c51568-d869-4a06-be94-afe31e01660a Classroom Dedication Celebrates a True Fisher Family When Alyssa Iacona graduates with a bachelor’s degree this May, she will join her brother and mother among the ranks of proud Fisher alumni. To celebrate this legacy, her parents, Marc and Anne ’83, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5d3859f2-e3c1-4b3d-b193-7fc099b56826 2015-05-07T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5d3859f2-e3c1-4b3d-b193-7fc099b56826 Education Celebration Honors Students, Alumni, Community Partners On Friday, May 2, 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=3f5f2ce9-0027-4b1f-8d0e-5859e4618dd2 2015-05-07T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3f5f2ce9-0027-4b1f-8d0e-5859e4618dd2 Three at Fisher Named Outstanding Adult Students Three St. John Fisher College students—Michele D. Garrett, Jody Latini, and Kristina Otto Waldman—were recently honored with Outstanding Adult Student Awards, given by the Rochester Area Colleges ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3dd6a920-71ed-475d-82e7-5e988535f6f0 2015-05-06T03:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3dd6a920-71ed-475d-82e7-5e988535f6f0 Students Explore Biology Research at Natural History Conference A group of St. John Fisher College faculty and students traveled to Springfield, Massachusetts, to learn about ecology and natural history during the annual Northeast Natural History Conference, held ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9734dd83-27b1-42c4-9ec5-280a4b75e0f9 2015-05-06T02:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9734dd83-27b1-42c4-9ec5-280a4b75e0f9 Day of Service, Awards Ceremony Cap-Off Academic Year for Pharmacy School Students, faculty, and staff at the Wegmans School of Pharmacy closed out the 2014-2015 academic school year with their annual service day and awards ceremony. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d1699528-c516-49f3-b0f7-2afb7ace0889 2015-05-06T12:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d1699528-c516-49f3-b0f7-2afb7ace0889 Class of 2015 Graduates Named to ‘Who’s Who’ Twenty-seven members of the College’s Class of 2015 will be included in this year's edition of Who’s Who Among Students® in American Universities & Colleges. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=906c2dd7-7aa5-4617-bd2e-84ed0d2f00ee 2015-05-05T02:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=906c2dd7-7aa5-4617-bd2e-84ed0d2f00ee Tim Madigan’s Article on Marshall McLuhan Included in New Book Tim Madigan, associate professor of philosophy and director of the Irish Studies Program, has an article in the new book, McLuhan: Social Media Between Faith and Culture. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=14bdf189-593a-4bb2-83a0-bd7fcf484113 2015-05-05T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=14bdf189-593a-4bb2-83a0-bd7fcf484113 From Fisher to the White House, Student Dines with President Obama Hillary Panek '15 traveled to Washington, D.C., for a climate change summit and attended a dinner with President Barack Obama. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e0b97e97-c4f6-4fa4-a55e-3bd36d98beed 2015-05-04T10:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e0b97e97-c4f6-4fa4-a55e-3bd36d98beed Alum, Media and Communication Professor Collaborate on Video Production Course Project Students in Todd Sodano's video production course created videos for Book1One, a Rochester-based publishing company. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9eecb3d6-7da2-4398-a5f9-602519e0b0d0 2015-04-30T02:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9eecb3d6-7da2-4398-a5f9-602519e0b0d0 Showcases Held throughout April Spotlight Student Work Departments and programs across the College hosted showcase events and symposiums, giving undergraduates the opportunity to share class projects, display art work, or present findings from their ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=690dc498-98f0-422c-bcea-588097022666 2015-04-30T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=690dc498-98f0-422c-bcea-588097022666 Sport Management Banquet Honors Students and Alumni The Sport Studies Department held their end-of-year banquet to recognize its seniors, as well as the Sport Manager of the Year, on Friday, April 17, at Oak Hill Country Club. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=25d55724-4910-4f97-a343-bf527b399bc6 2015-04-30T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=25d55724-4910-4f97-a343-bf527b399bc6 Jack Palvino Award Honors Two Students Rob Sweet ’15 and Kyle Cataldo ’17 were recently named recipients of the 2015 Jack Palvino Excellence in Communication Awards. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=daaf79bc-d6b4-467e-b9ea-d5f358a293ae 2015-04-30T11:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=daaf79bc-d6b4-467e-b9ea-d5f358a293ae New Members Inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma On Friday, April 17, the St. John Fisher College School of Business inducted 40 students into the College’s Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) chapter. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b2bedac2-d91f-41dd-a664-4cb8d2e9421c 2015-04-30T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b2bedac2-d91f-41dd-a664-4cb8d2e9421c Networking Event Connects Students, Tax Pros More 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... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8ea61012-a287-4dda-b6fc-349a98f13fbf 2015-04-29T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8ea61012-a287-4dda-b6fc-349a98f13fbf Six Honored during Staff Recognition Awards More than 100 faculty and staff members came together to celebrate St. John Fisher College employees, during the 2015 Staff Appreciation and Recognition Awards Ceremony. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d45b671a-94a5-49e7-8d87-3fe593bcf3f0 2015-04-28T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d45b671a-94a5-49e7-8d87-3fe593bcf3f0 Women’s Leadership Committee Kicks-Off First Event On Tuesday, April 21, the School of Business hosted the first event in its Women’s Leadership Series, First Impressions: How to Successfully Approach your Job and/or Internship Search. Twenty-two ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=73619025-c610-4b27-82c3-2d839fe98e95 2015-04-28T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=73619025-c610-4b27-82c3-2d839fe98e95 Bio Students Present Research Five biology students presented their research at the Upsilon Rho chapter of Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society's district meeting. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b722e8ee-f9f7-4268-9b34-b120849343b8 2015-04-27T03:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b722e8ee-f9f7-4268-9b34-b120849343b8 Ceremony Showcases Service-Learning at Fisher The Civic Engagement Award Ceremony and Service-Learning Showcase honored three students, a faculty member, and community partner for their outstanding contributions to service-learning. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eff2dd7d-792e-4c5a-956e-82c5a1d5583f 2015-04-27T02:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eff2dd7d-792e-4c5a-956e-82c5a1d5583f Education Professor Elected to Board of American Council for Rural Special Education Dr. Susan M. Schultz has been elected to the American Council for Rural Special Education Board of Directors for a three year term, beginning April 2015. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=876fd4ba-16f2-45c5-93f3-ee4b5df1ba2f 2015-04-24T01:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=876fd4ba-16f2-45c5-93f3-ee4b5df1ba2f Relay Unites Campus in Fight Against Cancer This year's Relay for Life raised $17,000 for the American Cancer Society, a co-sponsor of the event, and Hope Lodge of Rochester. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=777c0e62-a5aa-4b37-abb2-2972e8bcb310 2015-04-23T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=777c0e62-a5aa-4b37-abb2-2972e8bcb310 Legal Studies Program Honors Dr. Bain The annual Legal Studies Luncheon celebrates students, faculty, staff, and alumni of the program. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=071974d5-0b58-4519-ae59-cb7488004619 2015-04-23T11:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=071974d5-0b58-4519-ae59-cb7488004619 Student Entrepreneurs Present Ideas at Business Plan Competition Three teams of Fisher student entrepreneurs presented their business proposals at the semifinal competition. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=43fb8fb6-4524-41fe-b08d-e39d29080af8 2015-04-23T10:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=43fb8fb6-4524-41fe-b08d-e39d29080af8 Student Work Featured on Local Radio Station This week, late-night listeners of Jazz90.1 will hear public service announcements created by Media and Communication students. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7a0b87cc-a0bb-4fa0-80cc-03c463b38557 2015-04-23T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7a0b87cc-a0bb-4fa0-80cc-03c463b38557 Alumni of Color Dinner Celebrates Seniors The annual Alumni of Color Celebration honors graduating students of color and creates networking opportunities with alumni and friends of the College. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c141d1f2-dea1-4ced-abf0-ef3b8b4a957d 2015-04-23T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c141d1f2-dea1-4ced-abf0-ef3b8b4a957d PCC Volunteer Program Celebrates 10 Years More than 110 volunteers participated in PCC, applying fresh coats of paint to hallways, stairwells, and classrooms in four schools in the Rochester City School District. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=93ccf401-78a1-40f0-880b-5d3506d6629f 2015-04-22T03:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=93ccf401-78a1-40f0-880b-5d3506d6629f Investment Club Earns First Place Finish in Adirondack Cup Challenge The Investment Club's winning portfolio put them above 17 other competitors from colleges and universities across the Northeast. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=17eb7181-743e-4248-a7e2-49787edf11f7 2015-04-22T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=17eb7181-743e-4248-a7e2-49787edf11f7 SGA Honors Students, Faculty, Staff during Awards Ceremony The Council for Exceptional Children, Veteran's Affairs Club, Asian Student Union, Fisher Swingbirds, and Student Activities Board were among the honorees at the annual SGA Awards. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e9ce527d-cdfa-4f0d-8b4c-a23b923c7c7f 2015-04-22T12:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e9ce527d-cdfa-4f0d-8b4c-a23b923c7c7f Boev’s Research on Nurse-Physician Collaboration Featured in Publications Faculty member in School of Nursing mentioned in Healio, Clinical Advisor, and Doctors Lounge, among other publications. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7ce05566-384f-4853-a9e4-d286e228b05d 2015-04-22T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7ce05566-384f-4853-a9e4-d286e228b05d Education Alum Named to Editorial Board of Lower Hudson Newspaper Dr. Jonathan Brown, a graduate of the Executive Leadership doctoral program, was recently named to the editorial board of The Journal News, a newspaper serving New York’s Lower Hudson Valley. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5844b962-ba0f-4c5a-972c-7123894c4b34 2015-04-21T03:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5844b962-ba0f-4c5a-972c-7123894c4b34 Nursing Student Attends Health Policy Conference Celia McIntosh, a DNP student at Fisher, recently traveled to Washington, DC, to attend a health policy conference. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=032aa0fc-5e5e-4ad6-bfc2-994ab4e1c262 2015-04-21T11:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=032aa0fc-5e5e-4ad6-bfc2-994ab4e1c262 Education Alumna Honored by National Organization School of Education alumna Leah Barrett was recently presented with the Dissertation of the Year award, given by the Association of College Unions International. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4a78a8bd-ad6d-48e1-82a2-627654bea7b1 2015-04-20T04:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4a78a8bd-ad6d-48e1-82a2-627654bea7b1 Undergrads Present at Literature and Composition Conference Jenna DeForte ’16 and Madison Hornick ’17 presented papers at the New Critics Undergraduate Literature and Composition Conference. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d4175ad7-2e5b-41d1-b46c-ef82914bcf3d 2015-04-20T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d4175ad7-2e5b-41d1-b46c-ef82914bcf3d Adjunct Faculty Recognized during Reception The 2nd Annual Adjunct Faculty Professional Development and Appreciation Reception celebrated the contributions of the College’s adjunct faculty. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b9456c69-0b6f-4b21-88a9-d3b921f57e7b 2015-04-17T04:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b9456c69-0b6f-4b21-88a9-d3b921f57e7b Bain Stops in Philadelphia for Farewell Tour Last fall, President Bain embarked on a farewell tour to meet with alumni chapters spread across the country. His most recent stop was in Philadelphia, where he visited with alumni at a reception on ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4dba15d5-fec6-4789-a94f-b1c203ebe88c 2015-04-16T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4dba15d5-fec6-4789-a94f-b1c203ebe88c