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Fisher Recognized for Exemplary Transfer Pathways 2020 Transfer Honor Roll Badge

03/26/2020 - St. John Fisher College was named to the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) 2020 Transfer Honor Roll in recognition of the dynamic pathways they have created to support transfer students.

Lambert Publishes on Family Business Succession Planning Hugh Lambert

03/24/2020 - St. John Fisher College faculty member Hugh Lambert, CPA, has published an article on family business succession planning opportunities in the December 2019 issue of the CPA Journal.

Wegmans School of Nursing among New York’s Best Accredited Nursing Schools's 2020 Best Nursing Schools in New York badge

03/24/2020 - Nursing Process ranked St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Nursing No. 3 in its 2020 rankings of the best accredited nursing schools in New York.

Overton-Healy: Overcoming the Unexpected Leads to Career Readiness A chalkboard shows the image of a stick figure walking up stairs followed by the words: What's Next?

03/20/2020 - These are uncertain times, aren’t they? We have no model, no map, no collective memory for how to cope with COVID-19. Colleges are trying to respond, anticipate, plan, and revise on the fly. The media keeps using terms like “unprecedented,” and “crisis,” and “chaos.” We’ve seen hoarding of toilet paper, then the return of kindness and tending to our most vulnerable, and what I feel—underneath all the uncertainty—is a sense of togetherness and hope.

Five Tips for Online Study Success A student works on her laptop.

03/20/2020 - On Monday, March 23, St. John Fisher College students and professors will log onto computers, phones, and tablets to re-engage with their coursework. As the campus community navigates courses delivered in a fully online format, faculty and staff have been hard at work ensuring for a smooth transition. Here, a few faculty members share tips for how to stay successful this semester.

Countdown to Commencement: Hannah Batten Hannah Batten

03/18/2020 - Peer advisor. Residence assistant. Mentor. Writing tutor. Orientation leader and coordinator. Managing editor of the literary magazine, Angles. Honors Program participant. Study abroad alumna. Research fellow. Skier and soccer player. You could say that in four short years, Hannah Batten, this week’s featured senior in the Countdown to Commencement series, has taken full advantage of her time at St. John Fisher College.

A Message from President Gerard J. Rooney Dr. Gerard J. Rooney

03/17/2020 - This is a time of great uncertainty. I know that last week’s turn of events was unexpected, felt abrupt, and left many of you feeling anxious. The decisions to suspend on-ground instruction and to vacate the residence halls were made with the most up to date, publicly available information and your best interest in mind.

Sacco Honored with Distinguished Dissertation Award Dr. Tara Sacco

03/17/2020 - Dr. Tara Sacco, visiting assistant professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, was recently given the Distinguished Dissertation Award by Villanova University’s Fitzpatrick College of Nursing.

Fisher’s Health Graduate Programs Rank Well Among U.S. News’ Top Grad Schools Two graduate nursing students talk with Dr. Henry Moscicki.

03/17/2020 - Master’s programs offered through St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Nursing and Wegmans School of Pharmacy are among the top 120 programs in the country, according to a ranking by U.S. News & World Report.

Fisher Team Serves at the US-Mexico Border Over Spring Break A team of students and faculty spent their spring break serving those in need at the border of El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Mexico, volunteering with local human services organizations.

03/16/2020 - Like many of her classmates, Ashley Blaakman ’19 (Pharm.D.) chose a career in health care because of her passion for service. So it’s no surprise that a team of students and faculty from Fisher spent their spring break serving those in need at the border of El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Mexico, volunteering with local human services organizations.