Spring 2016 News Archive

Health Fair Delivers Medical Care to Refugees in Rochester Health Fair

05/26/2016 - On Saturday, April 30, students and faculty from the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy held their third annual health fair, benefiting refugee patients living in the Rochester area.

Beyond the Shore: Fisher Alumnus Breaks U.S. Transatlantic Rowing Record Daley Ervin and Phil Theodore

05/26/2016 - After 40 days on the Atlantic Ocean, Phillip Theodore ’89 and his rowing partner, Daley Ervin, were within reach of breaking the United States record for the fastest row across the ocean. One of the 40 teams competing in the 2015 Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge, the pair felt they were moving at a snail’s pace. With exhaustion, ache, and hunger setting in, they were unsure if they would be able to break the current record of 52 days.

Executive Leadership Alum Named Superintendent of Greene County School District Education OCC Hooding

05/24/2016 - Dr. Susan Vickers, a 2016 graduate of the executive leadership doctoral program at the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education, was appointed by the Hunter-Tannersville Central School District Board of Education as their new superintendent of schools.

Rice’s Book Earns Philippine Book Award Nomination Mark Rice

05/24/2016 - Dr. Mark Rice is a professor in the American Studies Department

Tubiolo Presents at State Archaeology Conference Justin Tubiolo

05/24/2016 - Justin Tubiolo, adjunct faculty of archaeology in the Department of Anthropology, Sociology, and Criminology, presented a paper at the Centennial Conference of the New York State Archaeological Association, held outside Rochester at Woodcliff Hotel in April.

Fisher to Play Host to Bertrand Russell Society Annual Conference Tim Madigan

05/24/2016 - St. John Fisher College will host the Bertrand Russell Society’s annual conference, June 24-26.

Schlosser Publishes Two Papers in Education Journals Linda Schlosser

05/24/2016 - Dr. Linda Schlosser, an associate professor in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education, published the article, “A simple equation: Math clubs increase math practice,” in the winter issue of the New York State Middle School Journal, In Transition

Cleverley-Thompson Presents on Leadership through Storytelling Shannon Cleverley-Thompson

05/24/2016 - Dr. Shannon Cleverley-Thompson was invited to present “Teaching Storytelling as a Leadership Practice” at the inaugural Global Virtual Leadership Conference on May 16.

School of Education Hosts Virtual Classroom Demo for High School Students Michelle Erklenz-Watts

05/24/2016 - Ten high school students enrolled in the Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Teachers program and two of their teachers visited the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education for a virtual classroom demonstration.

Fisher Alum Appointed Dean of UB School of Dental Medicine Joseph J. Zambon, Ph.D., DDS

05/24/2016 - Joseph J. Zambon, Ph.D., DDS, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor of Periodontics and Endodontics, has been appointed dean of the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine.

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