Fisher Students Honored by Italian Women’s Civic Club Two St. John Fisher College students—Nicole Rossiter ’19 and Kelly Vanderwall ’18—were named recipients of the Italian Women’s Civic Club (IWCC) Dante Scholarship Award.

10/05/2017 - Two St. John Fisher College students—Nicole Rossiter ’19 and Kelly Vanderwall ’18—were named recipients of the Italian Women’s Civic Club (IWCC) Dante Scholarship Award. Read More

Events to Celebrate Fisher Creed’s 20th Anniversary A student writes on a banner displaying the Fisher Creed.

10/05/2017 - This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Fisher Creed, a document written by undergraduates at St. John Fisher College that represents the values and aspirations shared by students. Read More

Kornaker to Step Aside as Head Coach of Men’s Basketball Program Rob Kornaker

10/04/2017 - Rob Kornaker, who has guided the St. John Fisher College men’s basketball team for nearly two decades, has announced his decision to step down as head coach of the Cardinals following one of the most successful coaching stints in the College’s history. Read More

Five Reasons to Love Alumni Weekend 2017 A banner welcomes alumni back to campus during Alumni Weekend.

10/03/2017 - More than 1,000 Fisher alumni are expected to return to campus for Alumni Weekend, held this Friday, Oct. 6 through Sunday, Oct. 8. Among the dozens of events happening over the course of the three days—including a performance by The Second City—here’s five reasons to love (and attend) Alumni Weekend. Read More

Meet Fisher’s Newest Club: Student Alumni Association Students celebrate Philanthropy Week on campus.

10/02/2017 - This fall, a new club, the Student Alumni Association (SAA), has emerged at St. John Fisher College. Read More

Fisher Student Launches Radio Drive for Alzheimer’s Patients After learning about music as a therapy method for patients, Diana Russo spent the past 14 years playing her flute for elders at homes across Rochester.

10/02/2017 - St. John Fisher College student Diana Russo ’18 is teaming up with Jazz90.1 to provide a free personal radio to Alzheimer’s patients at two local memory care facilities. Read More

Dr. Matha Thornton to Join St. John Fisher College as Vice President of Student Affairs Matha Thornton

09/29/2017 - After a nationwide search, St. John Fisher College has named Dr. Matha Thornton as the new vice president for student affairs. Read More

Three Alumni Join St. John Fisher College Board of Trustees Jacqueline Peterson ’75, Mark Peterson ’83, and Randy White ’75 joined Fisher's Board of Trustees.

09/28/2017 - This fall, St. John Fisher College welcomes three alumni to its Board of Trustees. Jacqueline Peterson ’75, former vice president for student affairs and dean of students at the College of the Holy Cross; Mark Peterson ’83, president and chief executive officer of Intersect Illinois; and Randy White ’75, president and chief executive officer of JN White, will begin three-year terms on the board effective September 2017. Read More

Fisher Reads Thoreau during Month of October Henry David Thoreau

09/28/2017 - This October, the Fisher Reads program will host lectures, film screenings, and presentations that celebrate and explore the writings of Henry David Thoreau. Read More

Problem-Based Learning Science Day at Fisher an Annual Tradition A group of 45 advanced placement chemistry students from Pittsford Sutherland High School (PSHS) presented their results in front of a well-attended crowd at the Problem-Based Learning Science Day.

09/27/2017 - Faculty members in the Chemistry Department hosted the fourth annual Problem-Based Learning (PBL) Day at Fisher earlier this summer. Read More