Fall 2017 News Archive

“From Film to Flame” Exhibit Now On Display A glass butterfly crafted by Robin Lehman

09/27/2017 - A new exhibit at St. John Fisher College’s Patricia O'Keefe Ross Gallery will showcase a collection of works by Robin Lehman. The mixed media exhibition, "From Film to Flame," will be on display through Saturday, Oct. 7, at the Gallery, located in the Joseph S. Skalny Welcome Center. Read More

Fisher Alumnus to Business Students: You are Capable of Tremendous Things Bill Colombo '77 met with students from Dr. Monica Hodis' Personal Selling course.

09/21/2017 - Students in Dr. Monica Hodis’ Personal Selling course had a unique start to their semester—instead of reviewing the syllabus and course expectations in their first class, they had the opportunity to hear advice and life lessons from an esteemed Fisher alumnus. Read More

Fisher’s New Chapel Opens to Community The Most Reverend Salvatore R. Matano served as the principal celebrant of the opening mass, performing the Rite of the Blessing of an Altar.

09/21/2017 - On Sunday, Sept. 17, the St. John Fisher College community celebrated the inaugural mass at the new Hermance Family Chapel of St. Basil the Great. Read More

Fisher among Forbes.com’s “America’s Top Colleges” LeChase Commons on St. John Fisher College's campus

09/20/2017 - St. John Fisher College has been recognized among “America’s Top Colleges,” in an annual report published by Forbes.com. Now in its tenth year, the report ranks undergraduate institutions based on variables including student satisfaction and academic success, graduation rates, and alumni earnings. Read More

Courage Bowl Luncheon Celebrates Honorary Coaches, Cheerleaders Fisher coaches and cheerleaders with their honorary coaches for Courage Bowl XIII.

09/20/2017 - The honorary coaches and cheerleaders for Courage Bowl XIII were announced during a celebratory luncheon on Thursday, Sept. 14, hosted by St. John Fisher College. During the annual event, Fisher and College at Brockport football and cheerleading teams had the chance to meet the boys and girls—all campers from Camp Good Days and Special Times—who will stand with them on the sidelines at this weekend’s Courage Bowl. Read More

Women’s Cross Country Makes History at Oneonta Invite The St. John Fisher College women’s cross country team became the first team in program history to win an invitational.

09/19/2017 - On Saturday, Sept. 16, the St. John Fisher College women’s cross country team became the first team in program history to win an invitational. The Cardinals took first place at the Oneonta Airfield Invitational, finishing the 4.5k course with an average time of 18:41.7. Read More

U.S. News Names Fisher among Best Value Schools U.S. News & World Report Seal for Best Colleges - National Universities - Best Value 2018

09/18/2017 - St. John Fisher College earned a top spot on U.S. News & World Report’s Best Value Schools list, a specialized ranking of the publication’s America’s Best Colleges feature. Coming in at No. 37, Fisher was listed among national universities who provide a high quality of education at a best value. Read More

Courage Bowl Crowd Raises Funds for Camp Good Days Fisher football players enter the field with honorary coaches from Camp Good Days and Special Times.

09/18/2017 - A sell-out crowd at Growney Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 16, helped raise funds for Camp Good Days and Special Times during Courage Bowl XIII. Read More

Former Fisher Athlete to Play Pro Basketball in Ireland Keegan Ryan played for Fisher's men's basketball team.

09/14/2017 - Former St. John Fisher College men’s basketball standout Keegan Ryan ’17 is taking the next step in his basketball career as he starts to play professionally in Ireland through the Sport Changes Life Foundation’s Victory Scholars Program. Read More

Fisher Announces 2017 Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees Fisher Athletics Logo

09/13/2017 - St. John Fisher College recently announced the seven new members who will make up the 18th Athletics Hall of Fame class. The hall’s newest members will be formally inducted during a special ceremony, to be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 3, at the Woodcliff Hotel and Spa. Read More