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Countdown to Commencement 2020: C.J. Wild C.J. Wild

03/08/2020 - Meet C.J. Wild, this week’s featured senior in the Countdown to Commencement series. The philosophy and religious studies major is the first to be nominated by three members of the Fisher faculty and staff: Dr. Tim Madigan, professor and chair of philosophy and classical studies; Fr. William Graf, associate professor and chair of religious studies; and Matt Berry, assistant director of freshman admissions.

Meet the EcoReps: Sustainability Superheroes Fisher’s EcoReps are smart, savvy, sustainability-focused students intent on educating the campus community about how to be more environmentally conscious.

02/24/2020 - Green Girl! Captain Carbon! Compost Queen! Meet the EcoReps, Fisher’s new set of superheroes on campus, committed to saving the environment through sustainability efforts.

Seeking Student Speaker for Commencement Eve Students at the 2019 Commencement Ceremony.

02/24/2020 - Attention Class of 2020! The Commencement Committee is seeking a student speaker for the annual Commencement Eve dinner, which will take place this year on Friday, May 8.

Countdown to Commencement 2020: Stephanie Cook Stephanie Cook

02/23/2020 - Inclusive childhood education and Spanish major, Stephanie Cook, is this week’s featured senior in our Countdown to Commencement series. She was nominated by Dr. Jen Pluretti, career and academic planning advisor in the Center for Career and Academic Planning.

Raising Flags and Awareness on Campus A new art installation in Pioch Hall highlights recent efforts to create a welcoming and inclusive environment on campus.

02/20/2020 - A new art installation in Pioch Hall highlights recent efforts to create a welcoming and inclusive environment on campus. The project consists of a series of flag-inspired panels representing inclusion, patriotism, and compassion in the context of the many intersectional communities at Fisher. This creative undertaking is just one result of ongoing interdepartmental diversity and inclusion work at the College.

Executive Interns Go Behind-the-Scenes at Fisher The 2019-2020 Executive Interns (from left to right) are Tyler Adams, Darienne Slocum, Cassidy Bell, Madison Byrne, Erica Schultz, and Matthew Jeffries.

02/17/2020 - Tyler Adams ’20, a management major at St. John Fisher College, is grateful for the opportunity to be a part of Fisher Forward, the College’s largest comprehensive fundraising campaign.

Countdown to Commencement 2020: Darienne Slocum Darienne Slocum

02/16/2020 - The next member of the Class of 2020 to be featured in the annual Countdown to Commencement series is Darienne Slocum, a marketing major who was nominated by Monica Gebhardt, assistant registrar and veterans coordinator at Fisher.

Record Broken: Teddi Dance Raises Historic $111K for Camp Good Days and Special Times Students at Fisher raised $111,267.21 for Camp Good Days.

02/15/2020 - “We made this the best one yet!” That’s the cheer that erupted in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center as participants of St. John Fisher College’s Teddi Dance for Love learned that they surpassed their goal and raised a record-breaking $111,267.21 to benefit Camp Good Days and Special Times. This is the highest total ever raised in the dance-a-thon’s 38-year history.

Teddi Chairs Use Business Skills to Plan 24-Hours of Magic Tyler Adams (right) high-fives dancers at Teddi 37.

02/13/2020 - Tyler Adams joined the Teddi Dance for Love as a first-year student to make friends and become more involved on campus. Four years and many positions later, he now serves as chair of one of the biggest and most revered events on campus: a 24-hour dance marathon to raise funds for Camp Good Days and Special Times.

Countdown to Commencement 2020: Ranita Williams Ranita Williams

02/09/2020 - The next member of the Class of 2020 to be featured in the Countdown to Commencement series is Ranita Williams, an education and American studies major who was nominated by Erin Barry, director of the Institute for Civic and Community Engagement.