St. John Fisher College News http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot Latest St. John Fisher College News: Campus, en-US 2015-02-28T12:20:41 School of Arts and Sciences to Host Free Screening of “Shadows of the Lynching Tree” On Tuesday, March 10, the School of Arts and Sciences will host a free screening of the film, “Shadows of the Lynching Tree” from 6:00-9:00 p.m. in Basil 135. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=69220dbe-0f86-472e-98d5-350fb538b56d 2015-02-26T01:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=69220dbe-0f86-472e-98d5-350fb538b56d College to Host Storytelling Festival On Wednesday, March 4, St. John Fisher College’s Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education and Lavery Library will host the 17th Rochester City School District Annual Storytelling Festival. Last year’s... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=cf940d50-750f-472e-900e-9b651ec0d046 2015-02-26T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=cf940d50-750f-472e-900e-9b651ec0d046 #MeetTheMedia with #FisherComm Thursday All week long, campus will be swarmed with local media who will be here for a series of “Meet the Media” panels sponsored by the Department of Media and Communication, the PRIMA Group, and the Public ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fd8c6acc-ef65-496f-be6f-970a1eb1ed2c 2015-02-26T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fd8c6acc-ef65-496f-be6f-970a1eb1ed2c St. John Fisher College Top Ranked NYS Institution in 2014 CPA Exam Results Recent graduates of the St. John Fisher College accounting programs had the highest pass rate of any college in New York State on the 2014 CPA exam in the “large program” category ranking, which ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a7a2b9ba-cef8-48d6-8abb-feb6b18083f5 2015-02-26T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a7a2b9ba-cef8-48d6-8abb-feb6b18083f5 Renfro Called Upon for Bush Family Expertise Dr. Wes Renfro, Assistant Professor of Political Science, was recently contacted by two national news outlets to comment on a recent foreign policy address given by the former Florida Governor, Jeb ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0b26ca0f-2dc5-4059-aaf0-4c87e07e3290 2015-02-25T10:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0b26ca0f-2dc5-4059-aaf0-4c87e07e3290 2013 Alumnus Publishes Article in U.S. Naval Institute Magazine Ellery Terpening ’13, who completed his master’s degree in International Studies, recently published an article in the February 2015 issue of <i> Proceedings Magazine </i> published by the U.S. Naval ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=14df41d4-5c90-4c23-813f-e60f297426aa 2015-02-25T09:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=14df41d4-5c90-4c23-813f-e60f297426aa Students "Tapped" to Join Beta Gamma Sigma Drs. Ray Shady and Jason Berman recently surprised 38 unsuspecting students with an impromptu invitation to join Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS), the distinguished International Honor Society for business ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=62c4313f-b367-4351-a3d4-0053b26ca57a 2015-02-25T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=62c4313f-b367-4351-a3d4-0053b26ca57a March First Friday Lecture Focus is European Influence in Rochester Dr. Carolyn Vacca, Associate Professor and Chair of the History Department, is also the Monroe County Historian, and will serve as the lecturer in the next lecture of the Spring First Friday Lecture ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f37da32e-81e1-4ee6-a52f-17c547b599ab 2015-02-24T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f37da32e-81e1-4ee6-a52f-17c547b599ab Countdown to Commencement: Cole Lachance-Tofany This week’s featured senior in our “Countdown to Commencement” series is Inclusive Education and History major Cole Lachance-Tofany. He was nominated by Kerrie Mullen in the Office of Freshman ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7e1b9eb9-2adf-4eb6-a267-1ff60c8fe995 2015-02-23T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7e1b9eb9-2adf-4eb6-a267-1ff60c8fe995 Teddi Dance for Love Surpasses $1 Million Mark After a year of planning and 24 hours of dancing, the Teddi Dance for Love participants have done it again. This weekend, at the 33rd Annual Teddi Dance, participants raised a total of $51,962.03, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=267752c0-41ad-4832-8db4-913abe567294 2015-02-22T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=267752c0-41ad-4832-8db4-913abe567294 Miss Norma, Lackmann Honored by Parent Company Norma Smith, Lackmann employee known by the students as “Miss Norma,” recently received the national Star Associate Award from Compass Group, Lackmann Culinary Services’ parent company. She was ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=75e85a84-9ed3-4f2d-898b-38fbfe840ecc 2015-02-19T10:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=75e85a84-9ed3-4f2d-898b-38fbfe840ecc 33rd Annual Teddi Dance Reveals Packed 24-Hour Schedule This year, the Teddi Committee is encouraging corresponding costumes for each theme hour of the Teddi Dance for Love, and with Boy band hour, Diva hour, 90s and 2000s Hour, and an hour dedicated to ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=79b20dba-4750-494e-bee5-849c163fc156 2015-02-19T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=79b20dba-4750-494e-bee5-849c163fc156 Health & Wellness Center to Recognize National Eating Disorders Awareness Week In support of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, the College’s Health & Wellness Center will host the screening of the documentary film, "Someday Melissa, the story of an eating disorder, loss,... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5705aa54-21ea-4ea5-865b-b62e2be96dcd 2015-02-18T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5705aa54-21ea-4ea5-865b-b62e2be96dcd Young Camper to be Remembered at Teddi Dance Ashley Nagel never grew old enough to spend a week at Camp Good Days and Special Times, but that didn’t stop the impact she made on Camp staff. To honor her memory, the Teddi Dance for Love is ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=59f56a78-4286-4e48-9808-dd3b32a12cae 2015-02-18T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=59f56a78-4286-4e48-9808-dd3b32a12cae Teddi Committee Hosts “Very Beary Brunch” The Teddi Committee hosted the annual Very Beary Brunch on Friday, February 13, officially kicking off the countdown to the 33rd Annual Teddi Dance for Love. Faculty, staff, students, sponsors, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=541e9d81-4e62-4663-b945-bfcaae30ee06 2015-02-16T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=541e9d81-4e62-4663-b945-bfcaae30ee06 Countdown to Commencement: Allison Mooney This week’s featured senior in our “Countdown to Commencement” series is accounting major Allison Mooney. She was nominated by Mike Fedoryshyn, Associate Professor of Accounting. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=76f611a8-0af9-4975-9836-6f6e5e3503b1 2015-02-16T07:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=76f611a8-0af9-4975-9836-6f6e5e3503b1 Hold That Haircut! If you’ve been needing a haircut or thinking about donating your hair, hold the scissors. As part of the 33rd Annual Teddi Dance for Love, the committee will once again be collecting hair donations ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c526a389-79e5-4e87-bf01-abbb6d2f43c9 2015-02-12T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c526a389-79e5-4e87-bf01-abbb6d2f43c9 Fisher to Participate in 2015 “If All of Rochester Reads the Same Book” Program St. John Fisher College will be participating in this year’s “If All of Rochester Reads the Same Book” program by Writers and Books, and will hold a campus roundtable and serve as a host site in the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fb675eac-2b2c-4339-949a-d84e72f6c6cd 2015-02-12T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fb675eac-2b2c-4339-949a-d84e72f6c6cd “Talking Abbey Live” Fisher Style “Downton Abbey,” a wildly popular British period drama series that has fans buzzing and recapping anywhere they can, has been the impetus behind a show on Rochester’s WXXI-TV called “Talking Abbey ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3604c9f9-d9df-46a9-a6b0-5a5cf2a6cf8d 2015-02-12T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3604c9f9-d9df-46a9-a6b0-5a5cf2a6cf8d 7th Annual Lecture in Applied Anthropology: “Let Me Be Frank…” The 7th Annual Lecture in Applied Anthropology will take place on Wednesday, February 18, and will feature Dr. Heather Lindstrom, Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=21954383-45f9-4809-acd2-b6886fcf5a92 2015-02-12T07:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=21954383-45f9-4809-acd2-b6886fcf5a92 Club Hockey Team Hosts Floor Hockey Clinic for Holy Childhood Six members of the St. John Fisher College Club Hockey Team hosted a floor hockey clinic for participants from the Holy Childhood floor hockey program on February 3, teaching them the tricks of the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d1e18d37-3ea2-4599-a527-1f318d7a27ec 2015-02-11T03:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d1e18d37-3ea2-4599-a527-1f318d7a27ec Fisher Faculty Talk Love in Time for Valentine’s Day Members of the Fisher faculty will be talking about love from their research field perspectives during a panel on Thursday, February 12, beginning at 5:30 in Basil 200. The event is sponsored by the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=777ca91b-2c00-469c-aad5-0a35b3473057 2015-02-11T01:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=777ca91b-2c00-469c-aad5-0a35b3473057 College Cuts Ribbon on M&T Bank Graduate Student Lounge Graduate students in the School of Business now have a space inside the Salerno Center that they can call their own thanks to a generous donation from M&T Bank. College officials and M&T Bank ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3c1d156c-8dfb-46e9-b43e-4353f4092d12 2015-02-11T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3c1d156c-8dfb-46e9-b43e-4353f4092d12 “Go Red” Fits Nicely at Fisher On Friday, February 6, the Fisher community participated in National Wear Red Day to “go red for women” in an effort to raise awareness about heart disease and stroke in women. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b3480812-6a6a-4003-aedd-40f9800bbd8f 2015-02-10T02:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b3480812-6a6a-4003-aedd-40f9800bbd8f Countdown to Commencement: Vince Marino This week’s featured senior in our “Countdown to Commencement” series is biology major Vincent Marino. He was nominated by Dr. Kristin Picardo, Associate Professor of Biology. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=01219d2f-f781-4797-b9ec-7c48295e5f3f 2015-02-09T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=01219d2f-f781-4797-b9ec-7c48295e5f3f College Mourns Longtime Professor Dr. Asim Sen Dr. Asim Sen, former Professor in the School of Business, recently passed away and his life was celebrated in his native land of Turkey http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c934ff6f-77cf-439f-89e2-8736d48efa2a 2015-02-05T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c934ff6f-77cf-439f-89e2-8736d48efa2a Fisher’s Entrepreneurship Program Launches First Homegrown Entrepreneurs In 2014, two St. John Fisher College entrepreneurial teams, Just Dangle Hockey and Maker Marketing Group, were selected as semifinalists in the New York State Business Plan Competition. Just Dangle ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=6e00e28b-fb2f-4f03-a9c7-e9d5004d7954 2015-02-05T10:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=6e00e28b-fb2f-4f03-a9c7-e9d5004d7954 Education Student Awaiting Word from Fulbright By this time next year, it’s possible that senior education major Caitlin Antaya will be teaching English in Turkey. That is, if she gets word from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program that she has been... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=95c68e3d-4711-473d-8bf8-c4c4b0035b7f 2015-02-04T02:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=95c68e3d-4711-473d-8bf8-c4c4b0035b7f Fisher Announces 3+3 Legal Education Accelerated Programs with Michigan State University College of Law, Ohio Northern University St. John Fisher College has announced a 3+3 Legal Education Accelerated Program (LEAP) with Michigan State University (MSU) College of Law and the Ohio Northern University (ONU) Pettit College of Law.... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=25680b2a-78a7-455b-8470-b09c7b16aa6e 2015-02-04T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=25680b2a-78a7-455b-8470-b09c7b16aa6e Pharmacy Students Travel to Pune, India Four P4 students from the Wegmans School of Pharmacy recently returned from a clinical rotation and medical mission to Pune, India. The trip lasted 15 days, with an intensive five-day clinic schedule ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=193a4233-05e3-4d51-9edd-e6a63df5a36f 2015-02-03T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=193a4233-05e3-4d51-9edd-e6a63df5a36f Countdown to Commencement: Olivia Thomas This week’s featured senior in our “Countdown to Commencement” series is Wisconsin native Olivia Thomas. She was nominated by Kelly Powell, Residence Director. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b890dcad-4b2a-4302-a89c-ace05807f47c 2015-02-02T07:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b890dcad-4b2a-4302-a89c-ace05807f47c “The Whole Patient” Panel Coming February 9 On Monday, February 9, four local medical professionals will be on campus for a panel entitled, “The Whole Patient: Teamwork and Effective Healthcare Delivery,” co-sponsored by the Departments of ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=309d63ec-acf9-4367-bd96-3446f42c4f91 2015-01-30T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=309d63ec-acf9-4367-bd96-3446f42c4f91 Salerno Visits Graduate Class A familiar face paid a visit to the School of Business on Tuesday, January 27. Victor Salerno ’66, CEO of O’Connell Electric and the namesake of the Salerno Center for American Enterprise, spoke to ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9ab7e910-e961-4e93-a44b-2434743a1e2f 2015-01-29T10:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9ab7e910-e961-4e93-a44b-2434743a1e2f O'Connor Ermi Surpasses 100 Career Wins Head coach Marianne O'Connor Ermi picked up her 100th career win last Friday night as the St. John Fisher College women's basketball team recorded its third straight win with an 81-38 victory over ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fd709b09-7a5b-4896-8288-c3871df1123d 2015-01-29T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fd709b09-7a5b-4896-8288-c3871df1123d Education Students Benefit from Partnership with Greece School District The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education has had a strong relationship with many of the surrounding school districts for years. One relationship in particular, with the Greece School District, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7da662d3-816b-452a-9b0c-f1219f1367f8 2015-01-29T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7da662d3-816b-452a-9b0c-f1219f1367f8 Fisher Ranks 6th for Best College Campus in New York State St. John Fisher College’s campus has placed in the top 10 in New York State according to a recent survey conducted by Niche.com. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9d80a541-2490-4a34-8078-1fa639f8fc6b 2015-01-28T01:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9d80a541-2490-4a34-8078-1fa639f8fc6b Recent Biology Graduates to Publish Work Two biology graduates from the Class of 2014 will have their research published in the <i> Journal of Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Excellence </i> this spring. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0044ef83-0a51-484c-84cf-fe1a551f6bc4 2015-01-28T11:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0044ef83-0a51-484c-84cf-fe1a551f6bc4 Green Speaks at Joint Mathematics Meetings Dr. Kris Green, Professor of Mathematics, recently presented the opening talk in the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) Session on USE Math: Undergraduate Sustainability Experiences in the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ad9f512f-7098-412e-9de0-5bafa4368cbe 2015-01-28T10:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ad9f512f-7098-412e-9de0-5bafa4368cbe Pharmacy Students Place in Top 10 at National Clinical Skills Competition Pharmacy students In Lok and Emma Gorman recently placed in the top 10 finalists during the national American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Clinical Skills Competition. It took place in ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4b0a4f47-59ce-4025-b983-43ea2d9dc5a2 2015-01-27T03:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4b0a4f47-59ce-4025-b983-43ea2d9dc5a2 Bowman Publishes “Narratives of Cyprus” Dr. Jim Bowman, Assistant Professor of English, recently published a book titled, “Narratives of Cyprus: Modern Travel Writing and Cultural Encounters since Lawrence Durrell.” http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5756f660-dd03-43ce-9c04-e62f7aa33540 2015-01-26T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5756f660-dd03-43ce-9c04-e62f7aa33540 Countdown to Commencement: Brendan Hughes This week’s featured senior in our “Countdown to Commencement” series is Brendan Hughes. He was nominated by Sally Vaughan, Director of Community Service. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=18ec853f-85b8-42c0-81b1-b4e836334ad1 2015-01-26T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=18ec853f-85b8-42c0-81b1-b4e836334ad1 Race, Equity, and Justice Programs Planned for Spring In the wake of the recent racially fueled protests in Ferguson, Missouri, and other places around the country, a group of Fisher faculty started discussing the issues with each other as well as their ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3ca18e70-4fff-4123-b0bc-7d85213bc3a3 2015-01-22T10:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3ca18e70-4fff-4123-b0bc-7d85213bc3a3 Coexistence Dinner Encourages Dialogue, Spirituality The annual Coexistence Dinner, which took place on January 19, served as a kick-off to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Week on campus. The event attracted 114 students, faculty, and staff from... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1036352e-4c30-49e8-b37a-189362334ae8 2015-01-22T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1036352e-4c30-49e8-b37a-189362334ae8 Cameron and Michaud Named 2014-2015 Recipients of Excellus Undergraduate Diversity Scholarship As part of its Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration and Coexistence Dinner on Monday, January 19, St. John Fisher College announced the 2014-2015 recipients of the Excellus BlueCross BlueShield ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c73a1210-fd08-43b9-81af-69cbaffd2b8e 2015-01-22T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c73a1210-fd08-43b9-81af-69cbaffd2b8e Lazardeux Co-Authors Article, Publishes Book In the last six months, Dr. Sebastien Lazardeux, Assistant Professor of Political Science, has co-authored an article in an international journal and published his own book titled, “Cohabitation and ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fd1c1fed-c38e-4999-be12-a080c15a30be 2015-01-21T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fd1c1fed-c38e-4999-be12-a080c15a30be Proietti ’67 to Serve as Guest Lecturer for February First Friday Lecture Tom Proietti ’67, Resident Scholar in Media at Fisher, will serve as the first lecturer in the 2015 Spring First Friday Lecture Series when he presents, “The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) and... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5b58b804-0462-49ba-8db0-8b54238d538f 2015-01-21T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5b58b804-0462-49ba-8db0-8b54238d538f Countdown to Commencement: Trisha Sanfilippo It’s that time of year again when seniors start to count down to the big day—Commencement. In honor of that countdown, we always kick off our annual “Countdown to Commencement” video series, where we ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2bcfbc65-a170-4fc8-879e-730b11d7ac30 2015-01-20T02:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2bcfbc65-a170-4fc8-879e-730b11d7ac30 “Autumn Leaves” Exhibit Now on Display in Patricia O’Keefe Ross Art Gallery The photography work of Dr. Kamil Kozan, Professor, Department of Management/Marketing, is now on exhibit in the Patricia O’Keefe Ross Art Gallery in the Joseph S. Skalny Welcome Center. The exhibit ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a61e1d78-27ba-4f7d-a87e-a496d3f90332 2015-01-15T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a61e1d78-27ba-4f7d-a87e-a496d3f90332 Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Week Taking Place January 19-24 The Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Programs has planned a weeklong celebration to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The celebratory week kicks off on Monday, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7944548d-e034-40f6-b75e-a3854ddbfeab 2015-01-14T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7944548d-e034-40f6-b75e-a3854ddbfeab Lavery Library to Host Traveling Lincoln Exhibition “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” a traveling exhibition opening at the St. John Fisher College Lavery Library on Wednesday, January 21, examines how President Lincoln used the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=54afb47b-e8f0-4ce6-ae93-c6c0f2fb6b6d 2015-01-13T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=54afb47b-e8f0-4ce6-ae93-c6c0f2fb6b6d