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Pharmacy Students Balance Academics and Athletics Bryan Rollins plays soccer at Fisher.

02/23/2018 - Bryan Rollins ’20 (Pharm.D.) has plenty of experience balancing athletics and academics. As a second-year student in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy, he draws on his time as a three-sport college athlete to tackle his commitments on the field and in the classroom.

New Program Brings Jamaican Education Students to Fisher Nigel Bowie, a student from Shortwood College in Jamaica, student-teaches at East Rochester High School.

02/22/2018 - This winter, a new partnership between the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education at St. John Fisher College and Shortwood Teacher’s College in Kingston, Jamaica came to fruition as students from both institutions spent a month experiencing the campuses and cultures of their international peers.

Freshmen, Seniors Asked to Participate in Student Engagement Survey NSSE Logo

02/22/2018 - St. John Fisher College is again participating in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE). The survey launched on Thursday, Feb. 22, and will remain open until Wednesday, April 11. Freshmen and seniors are encouraged to participate, and members of both classes received the survey via email.

Alumnae Share Career Paths at Business Event The School of Business is housed in the Victor E. Salerno Center for American Enterprise.

02/22/2018 - On Thursday, Feb. 8, the four student organizations associated with the St. John Fisher College School of Business hosted an event focused on fostering collaboration between the different majors within the School.

Birnie Named 2018 Champion of Pharmacy Christine Birnie

02/21/2018 - Dr. Christine R. Birnie, dean of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy at St. John Fisher College, was named the 2018 Rochester Champion of Pharmacy by the Pharmacy Society of Rochester and Rochester Society of Health System Pharmacists.

Cooney Miner among “Women of Excellence” Honorees Dianne Cooney-Miner

02/21/2018 - Dr. Dianne Cooney Miner, founding dean of the Wegmans School of Nursing at St. John Fisher College, will be honored during the Rochester Business Journal’s Women of Excellence Awards, to be held on Wednesday, April 11.

Ambassadors Welcome Peers to Wegmans School of Pharmacy The School of Pharmacy's new student ambassadors with Dean Christine Birnie.

02/21/2018 - In fall 2017, the Wegmans School of Pharmacy launched a student ambassador program to help incoming and current students feel welcome in the pharmacy program.

Fisher Plans Events during National Eating Disorders Awareness Week Let's Get Real - National Eating Disorders Awareness Week is February 26-March 4.

02/20/2018 - St. John Fisher College’s Health and Wellness Center will host several events in recognition of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, held Monday, Feb. 26 through Monday, March 4.

Women’s Basketball to Host Empire 8 Tournament Chelsea Repard shoots a basket during a women's basketball game.

02/20/2018 - Cheer on the St. John Fisher College women’s basketball team as they host the Empire 8 Championship tournament, beginning at 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 23, at Manning and Napier Varsity Gymnasium.

Countdown to Commencement: Aviana Catarisano Aviana Catarisano and her parents hold a

02/20/2018 - The next featured senior in our Countdown to Commencement video series is Aviana Catarisano, an accounting major who is highly involved at the College. Catarisano was nominated by one of her advisors and mentors, Michael Fedoryshyn, associate professor of accounting in the School of Business.