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Spring 2018 News Archive

Advocacy Day Takes Pharmacy Students to Albany More than 80 pharmacy students, joined by three post-graduate students, four professors, and five members of the Pharmacy Society of Rochester spent the day meeting with Assembly Members and Senators, providing advocacy aimed at advancing public health.

04/26/2018 - On Tuesday, April 17, members of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy traveled to the state capital to participate in the annual Pharmacy Advocacy Day.

Countdown to Commencement: Chelsea Stahl Chelsea Stahl and Dr. Linda Schlosser

04/19/2018 - The next featured senior in our Countdown to Commencement video series is Chelsea Stahl. She was nominated by Dr. Nancy Wilk, associate professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, and Dr. Linda Schlosser, associate professor in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education.

Fisher’s AMA Achieves Excellence at International Conference Group photo after the first night of awards with 3rd place in website, 2nd place in social impact video, Excellence in Marketing Week, and 1st place in Educational Value for the Exhibit Competition.

04/19/2018 - In early April, the St. John Fisher College chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) attended the AMA International Collegiate Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana. While the group has attended the conference since 2012, this year, they experienced a first.

Justinian Order Honors One of its Founders during Annual Luncheon St. John Fisher College President Emeritus Dr. Donald Bain and Steve Tierney ’79 present the Justinian Medal to organization founder Lawrence J. Oberlies, J.D.

04/19/2018 - The Justinian Order of St. John Fisher College, an academic and legal society for Fisher graduates professionally involved in legal fields, held its civic luncheon for members of the judiciary, the bar, government, law enforcement, and the business sector on Thursday, April 12, at the Hyatt Regency Rochester.

Sport Management Banquet Looks to Industry’s Future in Rochester Sport Management student award winners Niko Mirizio, Mathrew Crowley, Cody DuBiel, and Tyler Ahearn. (Photo credit: Annette Dragon)

04/19/2018 - Students in the St. John Fisher College Sport Management program joined together with parents, alumni, faculty, and industry professionals for the Annual Sport Management Banquet on Friday, April 6 at Oak Hill Country Club. The celebration included recognition of student accomplishments and featured a panel of industry experts discussing the future of sports in Rochester.

Dr. Jack Brown Receives Posthumous Promotion Dr. Jack Brown

04/18/2018 - St. John Fisher College will posthumously award the rank of full professor to the late Dr. Jack Brown, who served as associate professor and chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy.

Tri-Beta Holds 2018 Induction Ceremony Members of the Upsilon Rho chapter of the Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society.

04/17/2018 - The Upsilon Rho chapter of the Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society held its 2018 Induction Ceremony on Wednesday, March 28. The event included a welcome from the chair of the Biology Department, Dr. Daryl Hurd, and an introduction by the chapter advisor, Dr. Noveera Ahmed.

Lecture Answers the Question Why Sustainability Matters? Randall Curren

04/17/2018 - Dr. Randall Curren, professor of philosophy at the University of Rochester, will discuss the ethical heart of sustainability during the annual Joseph A. Trovato Lecture, sponsored by the Ethics and Sustainability Minor programs at St. John Fisher College. The lecture is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 19, in Basil 135.

Men’s Golf Captures Eighth Straight Empire 8 Championship The St. John Fisher College men’s golf team claimed the Empire 8 Championship.

04/17/2018 - For the eighth consecutive year, the St. John Fisher College men’s golf team claimed the Empire 8 Championship after the Cardinals posted a team score of 636 (+68) over the weekend at the Empire 8 Spring Championship at the par-71, 6,551-yard Hershey County Club East Course.

Freshmen Feel at Home through Pizza and Puzzles A small group of students gather at the President's Residence for dinner.

04/16/2018 - On a chilly February evening, a small group of St. John Fisher College students found themselves around a cozy table, eating pizza and wings and sharing details about their majors, hometowns, and experiences at the College. They weren’t gathered in the dining hall, but instead the kitchen of President and Mrs. Rooney.

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