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Countdown to Commencement: Molly Zies Molly Zies

02/08/2019 - This week’s Countdown to Commencement video features Molly Zies, a native of Waterford, Michigan, who chose Fisher because of the beautiful campus and friendly atmosphere.

For Super Bowl Ad Expert, Spots with Humor, Girl Power Won the Game Rama Yelkur

02/05/2019 - Marketing expert Dr. Rama Yelkur, dean of the School of Business at St. John Fisher College, predicted that ads with humor and girl power would emerge as themes during Super Bowl LIII. And, with Disney promoting Captain Marvel and the NFL’s “Fumble” ad celebrating the league’s 100th anniversary, Yelkur would say this year’s ads delivered on her forecast.

Countdown to Commencement: Kenneth Caminero Kenneth Caminero

02/04/2019 - Kenneth Caminero left New York City four years ago with his sights set on St. John Fisher College, and today, he is counting down to his 2019 Commencement. Caminero was nominated for the Countdown to Commencement series by Tara Preteroti, assistant director of the College’s Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP).

School of Business Earns Re-Accreditation from AACSB A student in the School of Business delivers a presentation in class.

01/30/2019 - St. John Fisher College’s School of Business received continued accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Countdown to Commencement: Allison Smith Allison Smith (left) and Emily Jeffries (right) at the 2018 Teddi Dance for Love.

01/21/2019 - The first featured senior in our Countdown to Commencement video series is accounting major Allison Smith, who was nominated by Beth Touhsaent, career and academic planning advisor; Jackie Bokor, assistant director of campus life; and Karen Costantini, reservations and events coordinator.

Meeting Explores Next Gen Leadership Program The School of Business is housed in the Victor E. Salerno Center for American Enterprise.

01/18/2019 - Are you a Next Generation (Next Gen) interested in accelerating your development as a leader in your family business? Are you the parent of that Next Gen? If so, we invite you both to join us from 8 to 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 6, in the Skalny Welcome Center Board Room for a planning discussion about the Next Gen Leadership Program, hosted by School of Business faculty and executives-in-residence.

Management Alumni Honored during Awards Dinner The School of Business honored alumni, community members, and faculty during the Excellence in Management Awards Dinner.

12/05/2018 - The St. John Fisher College School of Business honored alumni, community members, and faculty during the Excellence in Management Awards Dinner, held on Tuesday, Dec. 4.

Crowdfunding@Fisher Offers Seven Ways to Support Fisher Fisher students traveled to Mexico to provide health care to residents.

11/14/2018 - Since its inception, Crowdfunding@Fisher has helped the community come together to support causes they truly believe in. Launched in spring 2018, the efforts help groups of Fisher students, faculty, staff, and alumni raise money for college-based and affiliated initiatives and projects.

Three Students Win Pitch Competition Emily Risch ’20, Mercedees Boutee ’20, and Austin Sanfilippo ’19

11/06/2018 - On Thursday, Oct. 18, eight School of Business students participated in the final round of the Perfect Pitch Competition, sponsored by ADP. The competition challenges students to deliver a 90-second “elevator pitch” on why they would be the best new hire for a company.

St. John Fisher College Hosts TEDxSJFC for Second Year TEDxSJFC - an independently organized TED event

10/26/2018 - On Saturday, Nov. 3, St. John Fisher College will host TEDxSJFC from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Basil 135.

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