02/15/2016 - The spring semester is well underway, and students have settled back into the classroom. Campus continues to be busy with many events and programs happening each and every day.
02/11/2016 - A partnership between a faculty member in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy and professors at R.T.M. Nagpur University in India is spurring a flurry of research activity at St. John Fisher College.
02/11/2016 - Being a fan of the Buffalo Bills in the 1990s meant a wild ride of exciting highs, countered by devastating lows, as the team won an incredible four AFC Championships, but suffered heartbreaking losses in four consecutive Super Bowls. It’s an emotional history Bills fans know all too well, and one that Fisher alumna Michelle Girardi Zumwalt ’04 was able to help recreate as a producer of “Four Falls of Buffalo,” one of the newest installments in the ESPN “30 for 30” documentary series.
02/09/2016 - St. John Fisher College received $410,000 from the Higher Education Capital Match Program (HECap) to assist in the purchase and installation of equipment for the newly opened Integrated Science and Health Sciences Building. A competitive grant program administered by the New York State Dormitory Authority, HECap requires a three to one financial match by the participating college or university to receive the funds.
02/04/2016 - Patrick McCabe and Steven Conway, St. John Fisher College students enrolled in the Doctor of Pharmacy/MBA joint degree program, recently won the first-ever Pharmacist Society of the State of New York Business Plan Competition, held on Sunday, Jan. 31, at the organization’s winter meeting in Saratoga Springs.
02/03/2016 - Through the Rochester Youth Year Fellowship, two recent St. John Fisher College alumni are spending their first year as graduates promoting literacy among area elementary school students. Melissa Guck ’15 and Burnette Woody ’15, were both selected as fellows in the Americorps*VISTA-sponsored program, which places recent graduates at community-based organizations for one year to create or expand initiatives that address the various challenges facing youth and families in Rochester.
02/01/2016 - On Monday, Feb. 1, Phillip D. Castleberry joined St. John Fisher College as the new vice president for institutional advancement. In this role, Castleberry will lead the areas of alumni relations; annual fund; major gifts; advancement services; planned giving; and corporate, foundation, and government relations.
02/01/2016 - Senator Rich Funke today announced a $50,000 state grant to help support St. John Fisher College's Academy for Leadership in Long Term Care, a division of the Wegmans School of Nursing.
02/01/2016 - After a year of planning and 24 hours of dancing, participants at St. John Fisher College’s 34th Annual Teddi Dance for Love raised a total of $54,043.60 to benefit Camp Good Days and Special Times.
01/28/2016 - St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing Simulation Lab Director Joanne Weinschreider co-presented a workshop during the 16th International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare.