11/02/2017 - St. John Fisher College will join a nationwide celebration of first generation students on Wednesday, Nov. 8. Launched this year by the Council for Opportunity in Education, the First Generation College Student Celebration Day provides an opportunity for colleges and universities to formally recognize the presence and experiences of first generation students.
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.
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.
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.
11/01/2017 - Members of St. John Fisher College’s History Club will volunteer with a fundraiser to support veterans dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder or traumatic brain injury.
11/01/2017 - Dr. Ben J. Niu, assistant professor of economics, has had two academic articles accepted for publication in economic journals.
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.
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.
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.
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.