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Fall 2019 News Archive

For Three Days, Campus Experiences a little “Movie Magic” Production crew members shoot a scene for Fisher's new ad campaign.

10/14/2019 - Three days, 36 hours, 42 scenes, 85 student and faculty actors. It all took place last week as the St. John Fisher College campus turned into a production set for the College’s newest advertising campaign.

Senior Accounting Major Selected for Business Ethics Scholarship Eric Green

10/11/2019 - Eric Green, a senior accounting major and Honors student at St. John Fisher College, was named the 2019 recipient of the Martin Palumbos Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation (RABEF) Scholarship. This scholarship is given annually to a St. John Fisher College business student who has demonstrated exceptional integrity and ethics as it pertains to business education.

Fisher Faculty Earned Summer Fellowships Dr. Jill Swiencicki, Dr. Barbara Lowe, Dr. Maria Stella Plutino Calabrese, and Dr. Fred Dotolo take a group photo with the 2019 Richmond Summer Visiting Faculty Fellows.

10/09/2019 - Dr. Jill Swiencicki, Dr. Barbara Lowe, Dr. Maria Stella Plutino Calabrese, and Dr. Fred Dotolo traveled to Rome, Italy this summer as recipients of the Richmond Summer Visiting Faculty Fellowships from Richmond, The American International University in London.

Fisher Launches New Lecture Series Dr. Carolyn Yauyan Woo

10/09/2019 - Carolyn Woo to be Inaugural Speaker of the New Donald L. and Marilyn B. Muench Faith in Action Lecture Series

Courage Bowl Celebrates 15 Years Cardinal football players and honorary coaches take the field during the Courage Bowl.

10/06/2019 - Growney Stadium exploded with energy as 10 honorary coaches and cheerleaders—children served by Camp Good Days and Special Times—walked hand-in-hand onto the field with members of the Cardinals and Golden Eagles football and cheer teams.

Cavanaugh Reading Series Features Poet Poet Chen Chen (photo courtesy of Blue Flower Arts)

10/04/2019 - Poet Chen Chen will deliver a lecture during St. John Fisher College’s Fall 2019 Cavanaugh Reading Series. Sponsored by the English Department, the event is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 24, in Wilson Formal Lounge, and is free and open to the public.

Pharmacy Faculty from Egypt’s Future University Visit Fisher Future University faculty members Dr. Hayam Ateyya Abdelkawee Moussa, Dr. Naglaa Samir Ahmed Bazan, Dr. Ebtissam Abdelghaffar Metwally Darweesh, and Maha Magdy Mahmoud Ibrahim Sallam, with Fisher's Dr. Anna Ratka, Dr. Dave McAffrey, and Dean Christine Birnie.

10/04/2019 - In the small conference on the second floor of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy, four faculty members from Future University in Cairo, Egypt sat with Dean Christine Birnie to debrief their three-week visit to Fisher. The conversation was fast and the ideas were flying.

Fisher Hosts Integrative and Complementary Medicine Symposium Hearty-healthy food arranged in a heart-shaped dish.

10/04/2019 - Get educated, engaged, and inspired. National and local health experts will share knowledge, resources, and advice on how to improve a person’s physical, emotional, mental, social, and spiritual well-being during the annual Integrative and Complementary Medicine Symposium.

Workshop Offers Keen Insights into Family Business Leadership Family Business @ Fisher Logo

10/04/2019 - The Family Business Initiative at St. John Fisher College will offer family business owners and next generation family employees keen insights into the ownership and leadership of Gorbel, Inc. during the workshop, “The Gorbel Story: How A Family Business Defies Gravity.”

Fisher Students, Alumni Present at Sports Analytic Conference A Fisher lacrosse player

10/03/2019 - Current St. John Fisher College students, along with returning alumni, utilized their knowledge and skills from the classroom to produce a compelling presentation at the Rochester Institute of Technology’s Sports Analytics Conference (RIT SAC) on September 14. Presenters Robert Weber ’20 and Eddy Tabone ’18 showed off their work which focused on the Knighthawks, Rochester’s professional lacrosse team.

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