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#Fisher2020: New Grad has Passion for Politics Dylan MacQuoid in cap and gown and mask in front of congratulatory banners.

06/10/2020 - When Dylan MacQuoid ’20 began his first year at St. John Fisher College, the United States was just two months away from the 2016 presidential election. A political science and media and communication major, there was no better time to be studying politics and civic engagement.

Sacco’s Research Recognized by Eastern Nursing Research Society Tara Sacco

06/09/2020 - Dr. Tara Sacco, visiting assistant professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, was recently recognized by the Eastern Nursing Research Society (ENRS) for excellence in nursing research.

#Fisher2020: Legal Studies Major Ready for Law School Katie Smith in cap and gown.

06/03/2020 - In five years, St. John Fisher College alumna Katie Smith ’20 hopes to be either a criminal defense attorney or working at a private law firm. A recipient of the Service Scholarship, Smith was a legal studies and history double major with a minor in ethics.

Eight Undergraduates Earn 2020 Trustee Awards A sign in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center reads: Good, Smart, Talented.

06/02/2020 - Each year, St. John Fisher College honors graduating seniors for their academic successes. Among the Class of 2020, eight students who graduated in August 2019, December 2019, and May 2020 were recognized for exceptional academic performance. These are the highest honors bestowed to baccalaureate students during their time at the College.

Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education Earns Full Accreditation An teacher candidate works with a kindergarten student.

05/21/2020 - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education at St. John Fisher College received a full six-year accreditation from the Council for the Accreditation of Education Preparation (CAEP). Fisher is among just 21 colleges in New York State with CAEP accreditation.

Rooney Given Distinguished Alumni Award by University at Buffalo Dr. Gerard J. Rooney

05/15/2020 - Dr. Gerard J. Rooney, president of St. John Fisher College, was selected as the recipient of the University at Buffalo’s (UB) Graduate School of Education’s 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award. He was formally honored during the School’s virtual commencement ceremony, held on Friday, May 15.

Diana Nole to Serve as First Female Chair of St. John Fisher College Board of Trustees Diana Nole and Tom Bowles

05/14/2020 - St. John Fisher College has announced that Diana Nole, chief executive officer at Wolters Kluwer Health, has begun her tenure as chair of the Board of Trustees and is the first female to serve in the chair role in the College’s history. Formally vice chair, she has succeeded Jack DePeters ’73, who completed his two-year term as chair on May 8.

Fisher Welcomes Its Newest Class of Alumni The Cardinal holds a sign welcoming alumni to campus.

05/11/2020 - This May, the Class of 2020 will join the ranks of 30,000+ alumni of St. John Fisher College. See what it means to be a Fisher alumnus, including benefits and services, and how to connect with the Fisher alumni family.

More than 100 Students Honored with Academic, Campus Life Awards Faculty members from the School of Arts and Sciences cheer on award winners during a ceremony held over Zoom.

05/09/2020 - Each year, St. John Fisher College honors members of its graduating class who have achieved excellence in their academic studies and co-curricular pursuits.

Three Recognized for Research, Teaching Excellence Dr. Lipika Chablani, Dr. Sara Goodman, Dr. Shannon Cleverley-Thompson

05/09/2020 - This year, three members of the St. John Fisher College faculty were named recipients of the College’s most prestigious scholarship and teaching honors. The awards are usually bestowed during the College’s Commencement ceremony.