College News

Teddi Dance Raises $70K for Camp Good Days Teddi 35 dancers raised $70,187.45 for Camp Good Days and Special Times.

02/20/2017 - This weekend, participants of St. John Fisher College’s Teddi Dance for Love raised a record-breaking $70,187.45 to benefit Camp Good Days and Special Times. This marks the highest total raised solely by students in the dance-a-thon’s 35-year history. Read More

Serve and Protect Steve Stepnick '08

02/20/2017 - An up close look at how Fisher is transforming the next generation of criminal justice professionals Read More

Countdown to Commencement: Shannon Dehoff Countdown to Commencement 2017 Logo

02/20/2017 - Our next featured senior in the 2017 Countdown to Commencement video series is Shannon Dehoff, an English major nominated by Dr. Deborah Uman, professor and chair of the English department. Read More

Very Beary Brunch Celebrates Start of Teddi 35 James McCauley, Jamie Wagner and her sons, Emily Jeffries, Hilary Wilcox, Susan Rooney, and President Gerry Rooney

02/16/2017 - The Teddi Committee hosted the annual Very Beary Brunch on Friday, Feb. 10, officially kicking off the countdown to the 35th Annual Teddi Dance for Love. Faculty, staff, students, sponsors, elected officials, and representatives from Camp Good Days and Special Times were in attendance to celebrate the work of the committee and gear up for the main event. Read More

Library Media Master’s Degree Program Now Fully Online A student does work on a computer.

02/16/2017 - Teacher or teacher-candidates interested in librarian specialization can now complete the Master of Science in Library Media program fully online. Read More

Trovato Lecture to Explore Erosion of Public Discourse in America Drs. Tim Madigan, Linda MacCammon, and Rob Ruehl

02/16/2017 - This year, the annual Joseph A. Trovato Lecture will take a departure from its regular format to feature three faculty members from St. John Fisher College who will explore the erosion of public discourse in America. The lecture, sponsored by the Ethics Minor program, is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 23, in Basil Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. Read More

Two Selected as Inaugural Unither Scholars 2017 Unither Scholars Michael DeAngelis and Shweta Shah

02/16/2017 - Michael DeAngelis and Shweta Shah, both third year students in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy, were recently selected as the inaugural recipients of the Unither Scholarship. Created in 2016 thanks to a grant from Unither Pharmaceuticals, the scholarship provides $2,500 to help offset the cost of tuition. Read More

SWAV, Friendly Home Residents Have a Ball at Annual Valentine’s Day Dance A Fisher student dances with a resident from the Friendly Home during the Sweetheart Ball.

02/16/2017 - Students from St. John Fisher College celebrated their Valentine’s Day with a very special group: residents of the Friendly Home. Together, they stepped out in style during the annual Sweetheart Ball, held on Sunday, Feb. 12. Read More

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

02/15/2017 - St. John Fisher College is again participating in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE). The survey launched on Tuesday, Feb. 14, and will remain open until Tuesday, March 28. Freshmen and seniors are encouraged to participate, and members of both classes should have received the survey via email. Read More

Tompkins Bank of Castile Creates Scholarship to Benefit Business Students at St. John Fisher College John McKenna, president and chief executive officer at Tompkins; Dr. Rama Yelkur, dean of the School of Business; and Phil Castleberry, vice president for Institutional Advancement

02/14/2017 - St. John Fisher College received a $50,000 gift from Tompkins Bank of Castile to create an endowed scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Business. Read More