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2018 Countdown to Commencement Call for Nominations Countdown To Commencement 2018 Logo

11/01/2017 - With the Commencement clock already ticking, St. John Fisher College is seeking nominations for the 2018 Countdown to Commencement project – an annual video series that features members of the graduating class who have made an impact during their time on campus.

Dinner Honors Two Buffalo Niagara Alumni President Gerard J. Rooney, David B. McKendry ’93, Bridgette Frometa ’07, and Robert Goodwin, Esq. ’07, chapter president.

11/01/2017 - Alumni living in the Buffalo Niagara region recently held their annual dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 18, honoring two graduates for their professional and personal achievements.

Spire Society Celebrates One Year, $1 Million in Pledges A logo for the Spire Society at St. John Fisher College

11/01/2017 - St. John Fisher College’s Spire Society, the network of donors who pledge $1,000 or more for three years to the College’s Annual Fund, celebrates its first anniversary on Wednesday, Nov. 1. In its first year, the Society’s 179 members have committed over $1 million in new pledges to Fisher.

$1.9M Grant Supports Integrated Health Care Training Program at Wegmans School of Nursing Wegmans School of Nursing

10/31/2017 - The St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing will enhance its existing programs for mental health counselors and psychiatric nurse practitioners to include an emphasis upon strategies for delivering integrated behavioral and physical health care, especially to underserved and vulnerable populations.

Lowe Receives Faculty Information Literacy Award Barbara Lowe

10/30/2017 - Dr. Barbara Lowe, associate professor of philosophy and director of First-Year Programs in the School of Arts and Sciences, has been named the 8th recipient of the Dr. Mark Szarejko Faculty Information Literacy Award. Every year, Lavery Library chooses one member of the St. John Fisher College faculty who actively supports information literacy to receive the award, given for Mark Szarejko ’80 in recognition of his support of the Library.

St. John Fisher College to Host Celebration Honoring Patron Saint of Mexico and the Americas A painting of Our Lady of Guadalupe

10/30/2017 - St. John Fisher College’s Office of Campus Ministry and the Latino Student Union will host a celebration of Our Lady of Guadalupe on Sunday, Dec. 10.

Center for Sustainability Puts Fisher on a “Green” Path Dr. Mike Boller will lead the new Center for Sustainability at St. John Fisher College.

10/30/2017 - This fall, St. John Fisher College launched a new Center for Sustainability, marking an increased commitment to reducing the College’s environmental footprint.

Marketing Majors Earn Honors at Regional Conference Megan Yeaple and Morgan Van Der Horst both earned awards at the conference.

10/27/2017 - For the second consecutive year, senior marketing majors Megan Yeaple and Morgan Van Der Horst attended the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater’s 10th Annual American Marketing Association Regional Conference (UWWRC), held on Friday, Oct. 13.

Fisher Athletes Launch Fundraiser to Aid Puerto Rico St. John Fisher College Football Program Logo

10/26/2017 - Two members of the St. John Fisher College football team—Colin McGraw ’18 and Alejandro Utset ’19—launched Puerto Rico Will Rise, an initiative to aid students and schools affected by Hurricane Maria.

Pharmacy Professor Teaches Teens Safe Medication Use Dr. Jack Brown speaks to students in a health class at East Rochester Junior/Senior High School.

10/26/2017 - Eighth and twelfth grade students at East Rochester High School had a new teacher this week who tackled the timely issue surrounding over-the-counter (OTC) drugs and teens.