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Students Experience Thrill of Discovery in Museum Archives Melissa Mowrer and Caitlyn Hanrahan conduct research at the RMSC.

04/26/2018 - Despite its musty smell and tightly-packed drawers, the closet-sized space that holds the Bill Frank photography collection at the Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC) filled St. John Fisher College senior Caitlin Hanrahan with a sense of excitement.

Civic Engagement Awards Praise Service-Learning Efforts Faculty, staff, students, and community partners were honored during the 2018 Civic Engagement Awards.

04/26/2018 - The 5th Annual Civic Engagement Award Celebration, held on Friday, April 13, acknowledged and celebrated the contributions of those who participated in civic engagement and service-learning at St. John Fisher College during the past academic year. Awards honored students, faculty, and community partners.

Outstanding Adult Student Awards Honor Three from Fisher Adam Hayes Wilson, Jason Teifel, and Kieran Zmora were honored during the Rochester Area Colleges Continuing Education Association awards banquet.

04/24/2018 - Three students from St. John Fisher College, Jason Teifel, Adam Hayes Wilson, and Kieran Zmora, were recently honored during the Rochester Area Colleges Continuing Education Association (RACCE) awards banquet on Sunday, April 15.

St. John Fisher College Introduces New Student Success Initiative Alexandra Hristodoulou, a member of the Class of 2017, waves to family during the Commencement procession.

04/20/2018 - Fisher Edge Offers New Opportunities to Prepare for Life after College

PR Students Austin Bound Thanks to Gift from Alumna A $9,000 gift from advertising guru Sharon Napier ’81 will help St. John Fisher College students studying public relations attend an annual industry conference.

04/19/2018 - A $9,000 gift from advertising guru Sharon Napier ’81 will help St. John Fisher College students head to the Annual Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) National Conference in Austin, Texas this fall.

Alumnus Dan Kane Honored with 2018 Drake Hero Award Dan Kane (right) was honored as the 2018 recipient of the Drake Hero Award, given during the group’s Awards Luncheon on Friday, April 13.

04/18/2018 - Dan Kane, an investigative journalist at The News & Observer of Raleigh, North Carolina, was recently honored by The Drake Group, an organization committed to defending academic integrity in higher education. Kane was honored as the 2018 recipient of the Drake Hero Award, given during the group’s Awards Luncheon on Friday, April 13.

Tim Madigan Publishes New Book Tim Madigan

04/18/2018 - Dr. Tim Madigan, professor and chair of the Department of Philosophy and Classical Studies, co-edited a recently published book in collaboration with Dr. Tim Delaney, professor and department chair of sociology at the State University of New York at Oswego.

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.

Countdown to Commencement: Kaitlyn Mazierski Kaitlyn Mazierski poses next to a photo of herself on the volleyball court.

04/11/2018 - The next featured senior in our Countdown to Commencement video series is Kaitlyn Mazierski, a Spanish and education major. She was nominated by Kelly Greapentrog, the women’s volleyball coach.

Fast Forward Film Festival to Feature Fisher Student Films Fast Forward Film Festival, Rochester, NY 2017 logo

04/11/2018 - The 2018 Fast Forward Film Festival will feature two films created by students from St. John Fisher College. Films will be screened on Friday, April 13, at The Little Theatre, and winners will be announced during the Festival Gala on Saturday, April 14, at the George Eastman Museum.