02/01/2018 - Next fall, Rochester-area middle school students will have the chance to convert waste into biodiesel, thanks to the efforts of Dr. Renuka Manchanayakage, assistant professor of chemistry at St. John Fisher College.
11/30/2017 - Dr. Kathy Broikou and Dr. Joellen Maples, two faculty members from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education at St. John Fisher College, recently received a $86,202 grant from First Niagara Foundation in partnership with KeyBank to fund the continuation of a mentoring partnership between the College and World of Inquiry School No. 58.
10/31/2017 - The St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing will enhance its existing programs for mental health counselors and psychiatric nurse practitioners to include an emphasis upon strategies for delivering integrated behavioral and physical health care, especially to underserved and vulnerable populations.
08/07/2017 - Faculty and administrators in the Executive Leadership program, housed in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education at St. John Fisher College, implemented an initiative this year to support leadership in Rochester charter schools. Charter school leaders have been meeting regularly to share ideas and information, thanks to a grant sponsored by the Max and Marian Farash Charitable Foundation and the ESL Charitable Foundation.
03/30/2017 - Two faculty members at St. John Fisher College received a $100,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), which will fund a project aimed at generating discussions of duty, patriotism, and loyalty among Rochester-based veterans through the exploration of World War I and the Afghanistan/Iraq counter-insurgencies.
02/14/2017 - St. John Fisher College received a $50,000 gift from Tompkins Bank of Castile to create an endowed scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Business.
01/25/2017 - St. John Fisher College received a $3,000 grant from KeyBank to assist with undergraduate scholarship awards.
04/13/2016 - Seuss to Success, a reading and resiliency program for elementary school students in the Rochester City School District launched by St. John Fisher College, will see an expansion of services, thanks to a $6,500 grant from NobleCause-Treetop Commons.
02/01/2016 - Senator Rich Funke today announced a $50,000 state grant to help support St. John Fisher College's Academy for Leadership in Long Term Care, a division of the Wegmans School of Nursing.
06/07/2013 - St. John Fisher College has received a $50,000 grant from the New York State Higher Education Services Corporation, which will be used to support the College Access Challenge Grant Program (CACGP), a comprehensive college-readiness program with students from James Monroe High School in Rochester.