11/20/2018 - This fall, the New York State English Council named Dr. Joellen Maples its collegiate 2018 Educator of Excellence. The Council, which brings together language arts educators at all levels pre-K through college to offer professional development and share best practices, praised Maples for her leadership in the classroom, mentorship of teachers new to the profession, and for inspiring her students to become skillful readers and writers.
11/20/2018 - First-year students in Maureen Barry’s Critical Reading and Writing Learning Community had the opportunity to skype with the author of an ethnographic study about homelessness in America.
11/19/2018 - Members of the Pittsford Art Group will show a collection of work during a six-week exhibit beginning this month.
11/16/2018 - Last week, The PRIMA Group hosted its fourth annual Meet The Media panel series on campus. An interactive student-led panel discussion, Meet the Media explores the relationship between public relations, journalism, and social media.
11/15/2018 - Five undergraduate biology students at St. John Fisher College were named winners of 2018-2019 TriBeta Research Grant Awards. In all, the students received grants totaling $2,900 in support of their academic research.
11/15/2018 - Two employees and two alumni were honored as recipients of the Rochester Business Journal’s 2018 Forty Under 40 awards.
11/14/2018 - Need a professional portrait for social networks or job search sites? Members of the graduating Class of 2019 can sign up for a free senior portrait session, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26 through Friday, Nov. 30, in the Second Floor Atrium of the Donald E. Bain Campus Center.
11/14/2018 - Since its inception, Crowdfunding@Fisher has helped the community come together to support causes they truly believe in. Launched in spring 2018, the efforts help groups of Fisher students, faculty, staff, and alumni raise money for college-based and affiliated initiatives and projects.
11/13/2018 - With the Commencement clock already ticking, St. John Fisher College is seeking nominations for the 2019 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.
11/12/2018 - Completely jaw dropping. That’s how Alejandro Utset, a senior quarterback for the St. John Fisher College football team, describes the moment he saw his father and brother walk into the Ward-Haffey Dining Hall during team breakfast on senior day.