03/16/2017 - Join the effort on campus to bring awareness to suicide and suicide prevention and to decrease the stigma associated with mental illness during St. John Fisher College’s first-ever Out of Darkness Campus Walk. Scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon on Sunday, March 26, the walk begins at the Wegmans School of Nursing.
03/13/2017 - Our next featured senior in the 2017 Countdown to Commencement video series is Colby Brown, a media management major who was nominated by Sally Vaughn, director of community service.
03/06/2017 - Can a handful of rocks unite a college? For St. John Fisher College student Alexa Zappia, the answer is yes.
03/02/2017 - Two students from the St. John Fisher College School of Business—Colin McGraw ’18 and Makenna Moriarty ’17—were recently recognized by the Rochester Chapter of Financial Executives International (FEI), during the chapter’s Scholars Award Dinner, held on Tuesday, Feb. 21.
03/02/2017 - Throughout the past several weeks, faculty and students in the biology and anthropology departments have been collaborating on a project, “What Killed Lucy,” using 3D printing and forensic anthropology to analyze the death of Lucy—a famous 3.2 million-year-old skeleton of the hominin species who has striking human similarities.
03/02/2017 - On Wednesday, March 15, a dozen St. John Fisher College faculty members will deliver back-to-back presentations exploring the convergence of college, community, and citizenship during Teach-In at Fisher. The presentations, which begin at 9 a.m. in Basil 135, are open to the entire campus community.
03/02/2017 - The Staff Recognition Committee is seeking nominations for the College’s annual staff awards through Monday, March 20. The goal of the program is to showcase staff accomplishments, as well as recognize characteristics including integrity, Fisher spirit, genuineness, professional/personal ethics, self-discipline, and initiative.
03/01/2017 - Beginning in fall 2017, students at St. John Fisher College will have the opportunity to learn the statistical and methodological tools needed to draw insights from big data, thanks to a new minor in data science.
03/01/2017 - This spring, the Irish Studies Program at St. John Fisher College will host a series of lectures that celebrate the history and heritage of Ireland. Experts on Irish folklore, politics, music, and history will explore various aspects of the country. In addition, a two-day conference in April will look at Ireland’s connection to the American Civil War and Canadian Confederation.
02/28/2017 - Last fall, St. John Fisher College introduced a new initiative to engage highly motivated students into the inner workings of the institution. The program, known as the Executive Intern program, allows students to combine their drive for academic development with their passion for Fisher. During this program’s pilot phase, executive interns are placed in the Offices of the President, Marketing and Communications, Student Affairs, and Institutional Advancement.