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Countdown to Commencement: Alexis Verone Countdown To Commencement 2016 Logo

03/07/2016 - With Commencement quickly approaching, the College will be recognizing outstanding seniors in the 2016 Countdown to Commencement video series each week leading up to the big day. Those being recognized were nominated by faculty and staff for their contributions to the Fisher community and for the impact they have made on campus.

#FisherExperts: Political Scientists Sound Off on Super Tuesday Kathleen Donovan

02/29/2016 - With voters from 12 states engaging in the nominating process on March 1, Super Tuesday will be a pivotal day for the Republicans and Democrats seeking the presidency. Drs. Kathleen Donovan and Wes Renfro, political scientists from St. John Fisher College, breakdown what Super Tuesday means for candidates looking to secure the nomination, and share their predictions on who will come out on top for each party.

Four Grants Fund Community Initiatives at the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education Kearney Hall

02/25/2016 - Four grants totaling more than $110,000 will help fund three education and leadership initiatives through the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education at St. John Fisher College. The School’s Charter School Leadership Network, Mentoring Matters, and College Club programs—all of which serve teachers and students in local school districts—each received funds that will support their operation and longevity.

Nursing Students Present at Best Practice Sharing Session Research presentation

02/25/2016 - On Wednesday, Feb. 10, two students from the Wegmans School of Nursing, Kate Fong and Caprice Carr, presented during the sixth annual Best Practice Sharing Session, sponsored by the Greater Rochester Area Finger Lakes Chapter of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses.

Medical Missions in India Provide Care, Equipment Student with India Resident

02/25/2016 - For the past six years, faculty and students from the Wegmans School of Pharmacy have provided health care services to residents in Pune, India through the Koinonia Medical Clinic, a health care facility the College helped to establish in 2010 in partnership with the Koinonia Fellowship.

Fisher Students Experience Policy-Making Process through EuroSim Program Students at desks raising pieces of paper during a EuroSim event.

02/25/2016 - Six St. John Fisher College students recently traveled to Antwerp, Belgium, to participate in EuroSim, a simulation of the policy-making process in the European Union.

St. John Fisher College Launches Management Graduate Program Fisher Management Program Meeting

02/18/2016 - This fall, St. John Fisher College will offer a new Master of Science in Management degree program. Housed in the School of Business, the program is designed to provide recent graduates or mid-career professionals with non-business related degrees the opportunity to enhance their leadership and business acumen. Applications are currently being accepted for the fall 2016 cohort.

Mental Health Counseling Program Receives National Accreditation St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing Patch

02/18/2016 - The Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling at St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Nursing was recently granted an eight-year accreditation from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

Annual Ball a Sweet Serenade for SWAV, Friendly Home Residents Student dancing with elder at Sweetheart Ball

02/17/2016 - Valentine’s Day celebrations lasted into this week as students from St. John Fisher College and residents of the Friendly Home stepped out in style during the annual Sweetheart Ball, held on Monday, Feb. 15.

Fulbright Brings English Professor to Turkey Jim Bowman

02/17/2016 - Jim Bowman, associate professor of English at St. John Fisher College, was recently selected as a 2017 Fulbright Fellow, and will serve as a visiting professor at Ankara University. His Fulbright begins in spring 2017, and he’ll spend four and half months at the public university, located in the capital city of Turkey. Bowman will teach graduate students as a member of the faculty of education at the University.