Fisher Included on Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Honor Roll The College was named to the 2017 Transfer Honor Roll.

03/29/2017 - 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 Transfer Honor Roll for the second year in a row. Read More

Sport Management Students get a Master Class in Italian Culture and Sport Sport management students travelled to Italy during Spring Break.

03/29/2017 - For the 12 students in Dr. Todd Harrison’s International Cultures and Sport class, Spring Break 2017 went beyond the typical experiences of traveling to warm locales, relaxing at home, or getting ahead on class assignments. Instead, Spring Break was a 10-day excursion into Italian culture and sport. Read More

First Friday Lecture Shares Alum’s Journey across the Atlantic Phillip Theodore ’89 rowed across the Atlantic Ocean through the 2015 Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge.

03/29/2017 - What is it like to spend 40 days rowing across the Atlantic Ocean? Hear about it first-hand from Phillip Theodore ’89—who mastered this incredible journey—during the April First Friday Lecture. Read More

Loss Lecture Features Renowned Chemist The annual Loss Science Lecture will explore chemically-modified hemoglobin as a red cell replacement in blood transfusions.

03/29/2017 - The 2017 Loss Science Lecture Series at St. John Fisher College will feature renowned chemist Dr. Ronald H. Kluger. His lecture, “Hemoglobin + Chemistry = A Substitute for Red Cells in Transfusions,” will take place at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 11, in Basil 135 and is free and open to the public. Read More

Countdown to Commencement 2017: Anthony Lee Countdown to Commencement 2017 Logo

03/28/2017 - Our next featured senior in the 2017 Countdown to Commencement video series is Anthony Lee, a sport management major nominated by Dr. Todd Harrison, assistant professor of sport studies. Read More

School of Business Hosts Students from Parisian University In February, the School of Business welcomed visiting students and faculty from University Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3.

03/23/2017 - This winter, the St. John Fisher College School of Business welcomed visiting students and faculty from University Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3, a university that trains trilingual negotiators to manage the new dynamics in international trade activities and perform at a global level. Read More

Student Council Promotes Philanthropy at Fisher Students have fund during a Philanthropy Week event.

03/23/2017 - As a relatively new club at St. John Fisher College, the Philanthropy Council is making its presence known on campus. Through one of their biggest initiatives of the year—Philanthropy Week—the council has made significant strides in educating students about the positive impact of philanthropy at the College. Read More

U.S. News Rankings Highlight School of Nursing’s Successful Legacy Wegmans School of Nursing faculty member Dr. John Kirchgessner works with a student in the Simulation Center.

03/22/2017 - Two programs in the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing are among the top 200 graduate programs in the country, according to a ranking by U.S. News & World Report. Fisher ranked No. 136 for Best Nursing Schools - Master’s and No. 122 for Best Nursing Schools - Doctor of Nursing Practice on the 2018 edition of the publication’s “Best Grad Schools” list. Read More

James Brennan ’92 Honored as St. John Fisher College’s Accounting Alumnus of the Year Dean Rama Yelkur presents James P. Brennan ’92 with the 2017 Accounting Alumnus of the Year Award.

03/22/2017 - St. John Fisher College honored James P. Brennan ’92 as the 2017 Accounting Alumnus of the Year during the 28th annual Accounting Awards Banquet, held on Thursday, March 16. Brennan, partner and Upstate New York Office audit leader for Deloitte & Touche LLP, was honored for his noteworthy career achievements, significant humanitarian efforts, and outstanding contributions to the Fisher community. Read More

Message from President Rooney: Preserve College Choice in New York State Infographic showing economic impact of St. John Fisher College.

03/22/2017 - Earlier this year, New York State Governor Cuomo’s proposed the Excelsior Scholarship Program,which would provide free tuition for New York State residents who enroll at either the State University or City University of New York. The proposal would significantly impact the financial health of independent private colleges like Fisher who are already faced with maintaining enrollment in an environment of increasingly challenging demographics. Read More