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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.