Hooding and Awards Ceremony Recognizes Doctoral Graduates at Fisher Extension Site Sixteen doctoral students in the Ed.D. in Executive Leadership program received their hoods during a ceremony held this March.

04/05/2017 - On Saturday, March 18, the St. John Fisher College Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education held the sixth hooding and awards ceremony for graduates of the Ed.D. in Executive Leadership program at the College of New Rochelle, one of two extension sites where the program is offered. Read More

Countdown to Commencement - Chenisvel Nuñez Countdown to Commencement 2017 Logo

04/03/2017 - Our next featured senior in the 2017 Countdown to Commencement video series is Chenisvel Nuñez, a sociology and criminology double major nominated by Dr. Rick DeJesus-Reuff, vice president for student affairs and diversity initiatives. Read More

Fisher AMA Named Among Top 25 International Chapters SJFC AMA won seven awards during the 39th Annual American Marketing Association International Collegiate Conference.

03/30/2017 - A group of 17 students from St. John Fisher College’s chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) won seven awards during the 39th Annual American Marketing Association International Collegiate Conference (AMA ICC), held in New Orleans, Louisiana, this March. Read More

$100,000 NEH Grant to Fund Veterans Dialogue Project at St. John Fisher College Carolyn Vacca

03/30/2017 - Two faculty members at St. John Fisher College received a $100,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), which will fund a project aimed at generating discussions of duty, patriotism, and loyalty among Rochester-based veterans through the exploration of World War I and the Afghanistan/Iraq counter-insurgencies. Read More

NFL Filmmaker to Deliver 2017 Lobene Lecture in the Humanities Michelle Girardi Zumwalt ’04 will deliver the 2017 Lobene Lecture.

03/30/2017 - Three-time sports Emmy award winner Michelle Girardi Zumwalt ’04 will deliver the 2017 Lobene Lecture in the Humanities, at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 5, in Basil 135. Read More

Nursing Students Develop Safe Sleep Teaching Tool A sleeping baby.

03/29/2017 - Sometimes, students make the best teachers. That’s the case for a group of undergraduates in the Wegmans School of Nursing, who developed a resource tool that helps nurses and clinical students teach new parents about an innovative way to practice safe sleep habits for their newborns. Read More

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