10/06/2016 - Dr. Laura Markwick, an assistant professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, was recently featured on Fox Rochester for being named the 2016 New York State Nurse Practitioner of the Year. She spoke with anchors Jennifer Johnson and Norma Holland about the award, and the work she does in the Wegmans School of Nursing and in the community.
10/06/2016 - Dr. Charlene Smith, professor and chair of the undergraduate nursing program in the Wegmans School of Nursing, co-edited and co-authored the recently published textbook “Leadership in Nursing Professional Development: An Organizational and System Focus.” She also co-wrote a paper with Dr. Karen Parker, assistant professor at the School, and two additional colleagues that was published in the Journal for Nurses in Professional Development.
10/06/2016 - As a “teacher on assignment” with the Rochester City School District, Janet Bird found herself serving as the librarian for Helen Barrett Montgomery School No. 50. Her passion for literacy and love of connecting students with books made her well-suited for the position, but she found life in the library a bit different than life in the classroom.
10/06/2016 - Dr. Mary Karol Matchett is an alumna of Fisher’s executive leadership doctoral program
10/06/2016 - Dr. Barney Ricca is an associate professor in the Department of Mathematical and Computing Sciences.
10/04/2016 - The Buffalo Bills and St. John Fisher College today announced that Buffalo Bills Training Camp presented by Connors & Ferris will remain at St. John Fisher College as the team and school have signed a five-year extension of their partnership agreement.
10/04/2016 - Sheila Brady-Root, science events coordinator at St. John Fisher College, was honored with the Pi State Achievement Award, given by Delta Kappa Gamma (DKG), a professional society of women educators.
10/03/2016 - More than 1,000 alumni came back to the St. John Fisher College campus for the annual Alumni Weekend—four days full of social, athletic, and academic events. The festivities, which took place Thursday, Sept. 29 through Sunday, Oct. 2, featured fan-favorites such as Alumni Tailgating and the Cardinal Carnival, along with new performances and lectures.
10/03/2016 - St. John Fisher College inducted five alumni into the College’s Science and Technology Hall of Fame during a ceremony held on Thursday, Sept. 29, as a part of Alumni Weekend. Dr. Stephen A. Di Biase ’78, Dr. Craig M. Kubik ’80, Dr. Thomas W. Miller ’65, Dr. Gennaro “Jerry” Vasile ’67, and Dr. Theresa “Tish” Creasey ’79 received the honor.
10/03/2016 - On Friday, Sept. 30, St. John Fisher College recognized the achievements of graduates over the last decade during the inaugural Ten Under 10 Awards. Held during Alumni Weekend, the awards honored individuals for their personal and professional successes, as well as their commitment to the community.