St. John Fisher College News http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot Latest St. John Fisher College News: Campus, en-US 2016-12-08T01:10:12 Accounting Professor Selected for Third Fulbright Throughout his 27 year career as a professor in St. John Fisher College’s School of Business, Dr. Thomas Tyson has used his expertise in archival research to explore the history of accounting. It’s ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=344f240b-f616-4795-9ad3-9868484775ff 2016-12-08T09:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=344f240b-f616-4795-9ad3-9868484775ff Lavery Librarians Win Audience Award at Fast Pitch Competition Kate Ross, head of technical services at St. John Fisher College’s Lavery Library, recently won the Audience Choice Award during the Charleston Library Conference’s Fast Pitch Competition. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9e92b91c-ef7f-480e-b7b6-6c91152e5fd8 2016-12-08T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9e92b91c-ef7f-480e-b7b6-6c91152e5fd8 Share Your Family Recipes with the Fisher Cookbook The St. John Fisher College Student Prevention and Outreach Team (SPOT) is compiling an inclusive and diverse cookbook that will include recipes from faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends of ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=15c92c85-681c-43e7-918a-d39badb71e13 2016-12-08T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=15c92c85-681c-43e7-918a-d39badb71e13 Mental Health Counseling Program Earns Grant to Fund New Training Program There is a significant shortage of mental health providers to meet the needs of children in the greater Rochester region. The Graduate Program in Mental Health Counseling at St. John Fisher College ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=dffa887d-cceb-471d-9878-bb0cb564a6a3 2016-12-07T12:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=dffa887d-cceb-471d-9878-bb0cb564a6a3 Fall Athletes Achieve Historic Seasons for Fisher As the semester comes to a close, many Fisher athletes can look back on the fall sports season with a sense of accomplishment and a lot of pride. In addition to several historic team accolades, senior... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f814ac94-5365-457c-85fc-cfc1f6b89a83 2016-12-07T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f814ac94-5365-457c-85fc-cfc1f6b89a83 Stress Free Week Activities Help Ease Finals Frenzy As finals week approaches, so can the stress. Fret not, Stress Free Week is here! Kicking off Friday, Dec. 9, with events running through Thursday, Dec. 15, this series of activities is a chance for ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=52d47dce-db4a-4792-8c1d-efc7c0e24ec8 2016-12-07T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=52d47dce-db4a-4792-8c1d-efc7c0e24ec8 Grant Gives Media Arts Lab an Interactive Makeover This winter, the Media Arts Lab at St. John Fisher College will be transformed into an interactive learning space, thanks to a $99,255 grant from the Gladys Brooks Foundation. Housed in the Department... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4fc73485-d360-4694-99bb-1b2e7a93538e 2016-12-06T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4fc73485-d360-4694-99bb-1b2e7a93538e Fisher Event Registers 60 Bone Marrow Donors At St. John Fisher College, a recent campaign to raise awareness of Be the Match and encourage donors added an impressive 60 individuals to the worldwide registry. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=620156c0-fe20-4c3f-822b-878c77e86dda 2016-12-01T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=620156c0-fe20-4c3f-822b-878c77e86dda Employees Recognized for Milestone Service Years Faculty and staff from St. John Fisher College gathered to celebrate milestone years of service during the annual Service Awards Ceremony. Twelve members of the campus community marked more than 20 ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=46be1bbf-62a7-405e-96b7-ae7c2b6330fa 2016-12-01T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=46be1bbf-62a7-405e-96b7-ae7c2b6330fa Women’s Basketball Team Hosts Toy Drive during Crosstown Basketball Tournament When the St. John Fisher College women’s basketball team takes the court this weekend for the first-ever Mark’s Pizzeria Crosstown Shootout, they’ll be doing a lot more than scoring points. During the... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c79376e4-f410-4479-aab1-1c0e612ec694 2016-12-01T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c79376e4-f410-4479-aab1-1c0e612ec694 College to Host 17th Annual Day of Celebration On Saturday, Dec. 3, St. John Fisher College’s Cleary Family Auditorium will welcome hundreds of students, faculty, staff, and community members for the 17th Annual Day of Celebration. This year’s ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b9bb0b80-cbf5-4727-b98a-61180f1c33f8 2016-11-30T02:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b9bb0b80-cbf5-4727-b98a-61180f1c33f8 National Conference Offers Fisher Students Chance to Network with PR Pros Six students from St. John Fisher College’s Department of Media and Communication attended the Public Relations Student Society of America’s National Conference (PRSSANC), “Crossroads of Public ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ec812ecb-e5e0-4662-977a-923b56f27555 2016-11-30T11:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ec812ecb-e5e0-4662-977a-923b56f27555 Business Students Find Success at BGS Summit For Aviana Catarisano and Shane Bloom, members of the St. John Fisher College School of Business chapter of international honor society Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS), November was anything but ordinary. Both... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=bfc2d2f1-69ce-4b1d-b953-d545e0db19ec 2016-11-29T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=bfc2d2f1-69ce-4b1d-b953-d545e0db19ec Wegmans School of Pharmacy, Senator Rich Funke, Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Launch Safe Medication Disposal Campaign The Wegmans School of Pharmacy at St. John Fisher College announced today a new effort to fight prescription medication misuse in the Rochester region. The School, in partnership with the Rochester ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=49261746-4ba7-4b1e-bd49-d0e456ecc342 2016-11-17T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=49261746-4ba7-4b1e-bd49-d0e456ecc342 For Fifth Consecutive Year, Students Take First in Regional Tax Competition A team of accounting students from St. John Fisher College School of Business will have the opportunity to defend their title as national champions of the Deloitte FanTAXtic case competition, after ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a2f79791-3b3d-4382-a34d-91d8f43b382f 2016-11-17T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a2f79791-3b3d-4382-a34d-91d8f43b382f College Club Program Recognized by Bank of America Foundation Earlier this month, St. John Fisher College’s College Club was formally recognized by the Bank of America Foundation as an initiative creating impact in the community. The College Club was among 19 ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=85777070-bb4e-4314-84b1-5659a3891869 2016-11-17T07:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=85777070-bb4e-4314-84b1-5659a3891869 Fisher Faculty, Students Present at Seneca Falls Dialogues Faculty and students from Fisher participated in the 5th Biennial Seneca Falls Dialogues, held October 21-23. The Dialogues are a collaborative effort to reinvigorate Seneca Falls as a site of ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=17e7320e-d703-496c-8bb5-392cfa43f0df 2016-11-16T11:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=17e7320e-d703-496c-8bb5-392cfa43f0df Three from Fisher Attend Undergraduate Research Programs Institute A trio of St. John Fisher College faculty members attended the Council on Undergraduate Research Initiating and Sustaining Undergraduate Research Programs institute in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, held ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=97e7d251-3155-4d67-9bff-5e670ce913eb 2016-11-16T11:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=97e7d251-3155-4d67-9bff-5e670ce913eb Fisher Alumnus Named Outstanding Educator by Maryland Teachers Council Robert Phelan, an 2014 alumnus of the Master of Science in Mathematics/Science/ Technology Education program, was recently honored as the Maryland Council of Teachers of Mathematics Outstanding ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=bd246c24-702d-40e7-b5fe-5773ffa261ca 2016-11-16T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=bd246c24-702d-40e7-b5fe-5773ffa261ca Science Scholar, Chemistry Faculty Present Research at National Conference Chau To, a junior chemistry student and Summer Science Fellow, and Dr. Kermin J. Martínez-Hernández attended the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science’s (SACNAS... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=41ca5750-4cbc-42a1-8d97-316d4661e17a 2016-11-16T10:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=41ca5750-4cbc-42a1-8d97-316d4661e17a NYS Reading Association Conference Features Three from Fisher Dr. Joellen Maples presented with two of her literacy master's candidates, Kathryn Hansen and Sarah Oescheger, at the New York State Reading Association Conference. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e732ce04-2464-4707-a0d9-54377dd8e2a1 2016-11-16T10:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=e732ce04-2464-4707-a0d9-54377dd8e2a1 Proietti, Renfro Talk Politics with Local Marketers The Rochester chapter of the American Marketing Association featured Tom Proietti and Dr. Wesley Renfro on a panel about the presidential race as the biggest marketing event of the year. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=583cdc93-3cdb-45dd-ac3a-7b997b61d7c8 2016-11-16T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=583cdc93-3cdb-45dd-ac3a-7b997b61d7c8 Sarachan Featured on Panel about "The Birth of a Nation" Jeremy Sarachan, associate professor and chair of the Department of Media and Communication, was featured as a panelist in a post-film discussion of “The Birth of a Nation: The Nat Turner Story,” held... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1801487b-ee17-475c-9458-e98a98266722 2016-11-16T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1801487b-ee17-475c-9458-e98a98266722 Accounting Students See Real-life Scenarios in PwC Case Competition More than 30 St. John Fisher College accounting students competed in the annual PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) business competition. The challenge, which is sponsored by PwC, included freshman, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=82dc555a-5111-4c91-82fa-87a6ae36b49f 2016-11-16T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=82dc555a-5111-4c91-82fa-87a6ae36b49f King Penguins Focus of December First Friday Lecture What is it like to spend a month among a colony of King Penguins in the Antarctic? Find out during the December First Friday Lecture, featuring Dr. Gregory Cunningham, associate professor of biology ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=aa04ad0b-254e-429d-8f4d-e15d78660681 2016-11-16T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=aa04ad0b-254e-429d-8f4d-e15d78660681 Coffee and Conversation Create Connections at President’s Residence On a typical Wednesday morning, faculty and staff might find themselves gathering around the coffee maker, chatting about their work or the latest episode of their favorite television show. And, now, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c72d30e7-5cc0-45ea-9163-a7a6099089bf 2016-11-16T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c72d30e7-5cc0-45ea-9163-a7a6099089bf Fisher Named to 2017 Military Friendly School List St. John Fisher College has been named to the 2017 Military Friendly® Schools List, released today by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds for the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=43838651-4c3e-4abc-b195-962f5a8f4057 2016-11-10T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=43838651-4c3e-4abc-b195-962f5a8f4057 World Philosophy Day to Explore Sustainability The intersection of sustainability and philosophy will be the topic of conversation during St. John Fisher College’s 14th annual World Philosophy Day celebration. Free and open to the public, the two-... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=341329e2-8037-47b4-bb0f-7d5c766acd6a 2016-11-10T11:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=341329e2-8037-47b4-bb0f-7d5c766acd6a Two at Fisher Named Dante Scholarship Award Recipients Two St. John Fisher College students—Giuliana Pietrantoni and Lisa Manioci—were named recipients of the Italian Women’s Civic Club (IWCC) Dante Scholarship Award. Pietrantoni and Manioci were among ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d6608e4d-2889-4e74-87fd-a475f949e20f 2016-11-10T10:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d6608e4d-2889-4e74-87fd-a475f949e20f Parkhill Honored for Work with 13Thirty Cancer Connect Dr. Amy Parkhill, associate professor in the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy, was honored with the Make a Difference Award from 13thirty Cancer Connect, a regional non-profit that ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=acaed771-01e9-4f06-8bb1-b0b83d5609da 2016-11-10T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=acaed771-01e9-4f06-8bb1-b0b83d5609da Fisher Senior Accepted into KPMG Master’s Program St. John Fisher College senior Megan Keib was accepted into an inaugural master’s degree program sponsored by international accounting firm KPMG. Developed in collaboration with the Ohio State ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4ec93cea-4d84-4bda-a3c1-75569b2bcce5 2016-11-09T01:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4ec93cea-4d84-4bda-a3c1-75569b2bcce5 School of Business Strategic Planning Event Brings Stakeholders to the Table On Friday, Oct. 21, the St. John Fisher College School of Business launched its five-year strategic planning process, bringing together students, alumni, faculty, staff, and community members to ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5717c666-16e6-48ce-a6ae-025a150c5f06 2016-11-09T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5717c666-16e6-48ce-a6ae-025a150c5f06 Fisher Experts Share Analysis of Presidential Election This fall, faculty members at St. John Fisher College have offered insights and expertise into the 2016 Presidential Election, and will continue to do so throughout the week. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=dc594341-e410-4a61-a985-d6907a436949 2016-11-07T02:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=dc594341-e410-4a61-a985-d6907a436949 Field Hockey, Men’s Soccer Claim First Empire 8 Titles The St. John Fisher College field hockey and men's soccer teams made history, with both programs winning Empire 8 Conference Championship titles. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=45454885-1eb4-4865-bb00-fba7798a67d2 2016-11-07T02:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=45454885-1eb4-4865-bb00-fba7798a67d2 Scavenger Hunt to Raise Awareness of Campus Accessibility Student members of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) are hosting an Accessibility Awareness Scavenger Hunt on the St. John Fisher College campus. During the event, scheduled from noon to 2 ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fda66f5e-c9bb-44af-9b2d-e59ed574f858 2016-11-03T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=fda66f5e-c9bb-44af-9b2d-e59ed574f858 SGA to ‘Get Out the Vote’ on Election Day The Student Government Association (SGA) has planned a series of activities aimed at encouraging students to cast their ballot this Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 8. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9917f584-5db2-4c95-8c55-80d7de731966 2016-11-03T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9917f584-5db2-4c95-8c55-80d7de731966 St. John’s Residents Share 80+ Years of Election Experience with Fisher Students This fall, students in Dr. Kathleen Donovan’s Campaigns and Elections course have the unique opportunity to learn about presidential elections from a group of individuals with nearly a century of ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eb3897ca-8aa7-4d34-a383-601325125d4c 2016-11-03T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=eb3897ca-8aa7-4d34-a383-601325125d4c Maples Honored with Faculty Information Literacy Award Dr. Joellen Maples has been named the 2016 Dr. Mark Szarejko Faculty Information Literacy Award recipient. An associate professor in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education, Maples was recognized... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2cb3d74c-8e86-4df8-8032-91a1a3a2a6ab 2016-11-03T11:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2cb3d74c-8e86-4df8-8032-91a1a3a2a6ab National University Ranking Places Fisher among Top 400 The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education 2017 College Rankings placed St. John Fisher College among the top universities and colleges in the nation. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a6017195-9520-4601-8d78-4e3a110d6f98 2016-10-31T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a6017195-9520-4601-8d78-4e3a110d6f98 Wegmans School of Nursing Simulation Center Given Prestigious PACE Award by Laerdal Medical The Wegmans School of Nursing at St. John Fisher College was recently honored with the Pinnacle Award for Collaboration in Education (PACE); given by Laerdal Medical, a leading provider of medical ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d9e13668-7cfc-4201-9954-65019b72c0eb 2016-10-28T03:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d9e13668-7cfc-4201-9954-65019b72c0eb School of Business Welcomes Visiting International Students This month, St. John Fisher’s School of Business welcomed visiting students and faculty from Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), a premier and prestigious institution in the field of commerce and ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f3a39864-b07a-461f-aa37-570c0b42d8ad 2016-10-27T12:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f3a39864-b07a-461f-aa37-570c0b42d8ad National Pharmacy Week Celebrates the Profession The Wegmans School of Pharmacy engaged a series of events and awareness efforts to celebrate National Pharmacy Week, held Oct. 16-22. The national celebration is sponsored by the American Society of ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7020fcf3-f72d-4619-974b-51bfe7719cd2 2016-10-27T09:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=7020fcf3-f72d-4619-974b-51bfe7719cd2 Case Competition Brings Sports, Statistics Together On Friday, Oct. 21, the St. John Fisher College Sport Studies Department, in conjunction with the Math Department, hosted the inaugural Analytics Case Challenge, bringing together students, faculty, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=47e37b9c-4b2e-4db9-be03-9ef881ee5330 2016-10-27T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=47e37b9c-4b2e-4db9-be03-9ef881ee5330 Fisher Hosts Business School Deans Roundtable Business School Leaders from five colleges in Western New York visited St. John Fisher College on Friday, Oct. 14, to participate in a roundtable discussion focused on accreditation, new initiatives, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=64768cce-6ed2-4ba4-89c7-02264a428a77 2016-10-27T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=64768cce-6ed2-4ba4-89c7-02264a428a77 Campus to Hold “Four Freedoms Week” Students, faculty, and staff will have the opportunity to reflect on the value of freedom during St. John Fisher College’s annual “Four Freedoms Week” celebration, Friday, Oct. 28 through Saturday, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=019f299d-a300-4536-b967-062704345d92 2016-10-27T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=019f299d-a300-4536-b967-062704345d92 Social Media Conference Features Fisher Professor On Saturday, Oct. 15, Arien Rozelle, visiting assistant professor in the Department of Media and Communication, participated in the second Upstate Social Sessions conference, an event to inspire and ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=42f1d8a6-e743-465b-b210-19d8ee33b399 2016-10-26T12:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=42f1d8a6-e743-465b-b210-19d8ee33b399 St. John Fisher College Announces New Men’s Volleyball Program St. John Fisher College will add a new men’s volleyball program to its athletic offerings in fall 2017. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a1158b81-bb1f-42f0-abb3-73b0b65c3313 2016-10-24T01:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=a1158b81-bb1f-42f0-abb3-73b0b65c3313 See You at Family Weekend Your students are settled into campus, but you may feel like you just left them here. See St. John Fisher College through their eyes, and join us for Family Weekend, which will take place Friday, Oct.... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9ef33789-723a-4cd9-aa0e-19254a3640ad 2016-10-21T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9ef33789-723a-4cd9-aa0e-19254a3640ad Junior Places Fourth in National Marketing Sales Competition Four St. John Fisher College students traveled to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for the American Marketing Association (AMA) Regional Conference, held from Thursday, Oct. 13 to Saturday, Oct.... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=438a3d30-c2a0-44cb-94bb-cae4851032ee 2016-10-20T12:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=438a3d30-c2a0-44cb-94bb-cae4851032ee Father Cavanaugh Reading Series to Feature Fiction Writer Fiction writer Rachel Hall will read a collection of stories during the 2016 Father Cavanaugh Reading Series, sponsored by the St. John Fisher College English Department. The reading, which is free ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2e5cb8b6-3e1c-4fc7-ad8c-3f00aa5608bb 2016-10-20T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2e5cb8b6-3e1c-4fc7-ad8c-3f00aa5608bb