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Fisher Celebrates Class of 2017 at 63rd Commencement Members of the Class of 2017 celebrate Commencement.

05/13/2017 - More than 1,100 undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral students graduated from St. John Fisher College during its 63rd Commencement, held on Saturday, May 13, at the Blue Cross Arena.

Fisher Students Say “We Are Rochester” through Powerful Film Students shoot the film,

05/11/2017 - If there’s anything that students in Dr. Jenna Rossi’s Brave Conversations honors course learned this semester, it’s the power of asking the question, “Why?”

Symposium Puts the Focus on Student Scholarship The Student Scholarship and Creative Work Symposium brought hundreds of students, faculty, and staff together to celebrate student scholarship.

05/09/2017 - For Thomas Goetze ’17, one of the more than 200 St. John Fisher College students who participated in the Student Scholarship and Creative Work Symposium, the daylong event was an opportunity to showcase the results of his research efforts, while speaking to the invaluable nature of engaging in such work.

Fisher Student Heads to Malaysia through Fulbright Program Madison Hornick

05/04/2017 - St. John Fisher College student Madison Hornick ’17 has been awarded a 2017-2018 Fulbright Scholarship to Malaysia, where she will serve as an English Teaching Assistant (ETA). Among the most prestigious and competitive fellowships, Hornick is one of just 100 applicants selected for the Malaysia Fulbright ETA program.

Awards Honor Exceptional Work in Service-Learning The Community Partner Award was given to Deborah Botsford, director of the Webster/West Irondequoit Postsecondary Transition Program.

05/03/2017 - During an awards ceremony on Friday, April 28, the Center for Service-Learning and Civic Engagement honored students, faculty, and community partners who have demonstrated exceptional work in service-learning courses throughout the academic year.

Psychology Honor Society Inducts 15 On Friday, April 28, 15 students were inducted into Psi Chi, the international honor society in psychology.

05/02/2017 - On Friday, April 28, 15 students were inducted into Psi Chi, the international honor society in psychology.

Fisher’s PRSSA Chapter Receives National Recognition in PR Competition The Tom Proietti Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) received national recognition for their participation in the 2017 Bateman Case Study Competition.

04/27/2017 - St. John Fisher College’s Tom Proietti Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) received national recognition for their participation in the 2017 Bateman Case Study Competition for their public relations campaign, fisher 5 signs, which worked to raise awareness of mental health on campus, and was executed from February 20 - 24. This was the first year Fisher participated in the competition.

Blaine Elected to Council on Undergraduate Research Governing Body Evan Blaine

04/27/2017 - Dr. Evan Blaine, professor of mathematical and computer sciences and director of the Statistical Consulting Office, has been elected to serve as a Councilor in the Mathematics and Computer Sciences Division of the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR).

Calimeris Publishes in Economics Journal Lauren Calimeris

04/27/2017 - Dr. Lauren Calimeris, assistant professor of economics, along with her colleague, Dr. Christina Peters, professor of economics at Metropolitan State University of Denver, published a paper in the Journal of Applied Economics.

Student, Faculty Present at Composition Conference Wendi Sierra

04/27/2017 - Service Scholar and Honors student Kyle Cataldo ’17 and Dr. Wendi Sierra, assistant professor in the English Department, presented at the Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) on Friday, March 17, in Portland, Oregon.