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Nursing Alumna Given Future Nurse Leader Award Kearney Hall

09/07/2016 - St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing graduate Mary Alice Frazier ’16 was named a recipient of the Future Nurse Leader Award, given by the American Nurses Association.

2016 Nursing Graduates Earn 100 Percent Pass Rate on Licensure Exam Nursing Student

09/01/2016 - One hundred percent of the May 2016 Wegmans School of Nursing graduates who took the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) this spring passed the licensure test.

Mental Health Counseling Program Earns Recognition from Trade Website 2016 Top Counseling Schools Best Value logo

07/14/2016 - St. John Fisher College’s Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling program earned a fourth place rank among top value advanced degree counseling programs in New York State.

Three Named Outstanding Adult Students Outstanding Student Awards

05/11/2016 - Three St. John Fisher College students were recently honored with Outstanding Adult Student Awards, given by the Rochester Area Colleges Continuing Education Association (RACCE). Katherine Grams, April Gaudy, and John Snyder were formally recognized by RACCE at a banquet on Wednesday, April 20.

Hooding Ceremony Recognizes Nursing Grads Graduate recieving award

05/11/2016 - Each year, the Wegmans School of Nursing holds a recognition and hooding ceremony to honor graduates of its programs. From undergraduate seniors to doctoral candidates, the event, which was held on Thursday, May 5, is the chance for the School to award students for success in and out of the classroom and thank faculty, staff, and community partners for their role in the education of program participants.

Fisher Celebrates 62nd Commencement Commencement

05/07/2016 - More than 1,100 undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral students graduated from St. John Fisher College during its 62nd Commencement, held on Saturday, May 7, at the Blue Cross Arena.

Sacco Named Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar Tara Sacco

05/04/2016 - Wegmans School of Nursing Visiting Assistant Professor Tara Sacco was recently named a Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar by the Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence.

Wegmans School of Nursing Takes Pledge on Opioid Education as Announced at the White House Nursing Patch

05/04/2016 - As part of academic nursing’s ongoing efforts to combat prescription drug and opioid abuse across the United States, the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing is proud to announce that it has committed to educating its advanced practice registered nursing (APRN) students on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.

St. John Fisher College Names Dr. Kevin Railey as New Provost Kevin Railey

04/19/2016 - St. John Fisher College has appointed Dr. Kevin Railey as the new provost of the College, effective July 1.

Nursing Graduate Programs Ranked among Best in Country St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing Patch

03/17/2016 - Two programs in St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Nursing are among the top 100 nursing graduate programs in the country, according to a ranking by U.S. News & World Report. Fisher ranked No. 70 for Best Nursing Schools - Master’s and No. 77 for Best Nursing Schools - Doctor of Nursing Practice on the 2017 edition of the publication’s “Best Grad Schools” list.