St. John Fisher College News Latest St. John Fisher College News: Campus, en-US 2015-05-06T11:31:16 Class of 2015 Graduates Named to ‘Who’s Who’ Twenty-seven members of the College’s Class of 2015 will be included in this year's edition of Who’s Who Among Students® in American Universities & Colleges. 2015-05-05T02:15:00 Tim Madigan’s Article on Marshall McLuhan Included in New Book Tim Madigan, associate professor of philosophy and director of the Irish Studies Program, has an article in the new book, McLuhan: Social Media Between Faith and Culture. 2015-05-05T12:00:00 From Fisher to the White House, Student Dines with President Obama Hillary Panek '15 traveled to Washington, D.C., for a climate change summit and attended a dinner with President Barack Obama. 2015-05-04T10:45:00 Alum, Media and Communication Professor Collaborate on Video Production Course Project Students in Todd Sodano's video production course created videos for Book1One, a Rochester-based publishing company. 2015-04-30T02:00:00 Showcases Held throughout April Spotlight Student Work Departments and programs across the College hosted showcase events and symposiums, giving undergraduates the opportunity to share class projects, display art work, or present findings from their ... 2015-04-30T01:00:00 Sport Management Banquet Honors Students and Alumni The Sport Studies Department held their end-of-year banquet to recognize its seniors, as well as the Sport Manager of the Year, on Friday, August 17, at Oak Hill Country Club. 2015-04-30T01:00:00 Jack Palvino Award Honors Two Students Rob Sweet ’15 and Kyle Cataldo ’17 were recently named recipients of the 2015 Jack Palvino Excellence in Communication Awards. 2015-04-30T11:15:00 New Members Inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma On Friday, April 17, the St. John Fisher College School of Business inducted 40 students into the College’s Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) chapter. 2015-04-30T09:30:00 Networking Event Connects Students, Tax Pros More than 50 students from St. John Fisher College, Rochester Institute of Technology, and Alfred University attended the first-ever Student Night, hosted by the Rochester Chapter of the Tax Executive... 2015-04-29T09:15:00 Six Honored during Staff Recognition Awards More than 100 faculty and staff members came together to celebrate St. John Fisher College employees, during the 2015 Staff Appreciation and Recognition Awards Ceremony. 2015-04-28T12:45:00 Women’s Leadership Committee Kicks-Off First Event On Tuesday, April 21, the School of Business hosted the first event in its Women’s Leadership Series, First Impressions: How to Successfully Approach your Job and/or Internship Search. Twenty-two ... 2015-04-28T08:45:00 Bio Students Present Research Five biology students presented their research at the Upsilon Rho chapter of Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society's district meeting. 2015-04-27T03:30:00 Ceremony Showcases Service-Learning at Fisher The Civic Engagement Award Ceremony and Service-Learning Showcase honored three students, a faculty member, and community partner for their outstanding contributions to service-learning. 2015-04-27T02:00:00 Education Professor Elected to Board of American Council for Rural Special Education Dr. Susan M. Schultz has been elected to the American Council for Rural Special Education Board of Directors for a three year term, beginning April 2015. 2015-04-24T01:45:00 Relay Unites Campus in Fight Against Cancer This year's Relay for Life raised $17,000 for the American Cancer Society, a co-sponsor of the event, and Hope Lodge of Rochester. 2015-04-23T12:00:00 Legal Studies Program Honors Dr. Bain The annual Legal Studies Luncheon celebrates students, faculty, staff, and alumni of the program. 2015-04-23T11:15:00 Student Entrepreneurs Present Ideas at Business Plan Competition Three teams of Fisher student entrepreneurs presented their business proposals at the semifinal competition. 2015-04-23T10:15:00 Student Work Featured on Local Radio Station This week, late-night listeners of Jazz90.1 will hear public service announcements created by Media and Communication students. 2015-04-23T09:00:00 Alumni of Color Dinner Celebrates Seniors The annual Alumni of Color Celebration honors graduating students of color and creates networking opportunities with alumni and friends of the College. 2015-04-23T08:45:00 PCC Volunteer Program Celebrates 10 Years More than 110 volunteers participated in PCC, applying fresh coats of paint to hallways, stairwells, and classrooms in four schools in the Rochester City School District. 2015-04-22T03:45:00 Investment Club Earns First Place Finish in Adirondack Cup Challenge The Investment Club's winning portfolio put them above 17 other competitors from colleges and universities across the Northeast. 2015-04-22T01:00:00 SGA Honors Students, Faculty, Staff during Awards Ceremony The Council for Exceptional Children, Veteran's Affairs Club, Asian Student Union, Fisher Swingbirds, and Student Activities Board were among the honorees at the annual SGA Awards. 2015-04-22T12:15:00 Boev’s Research on Nurse-Physician Collaboration Featured in Publications Faculty member in School of Nursing mentioned in Healio, Clinical Advisor, and Doctors Lounge, among other publications. 2015-04-22T08:45:00 Education Alum Named to Editorial Board of Lower Hudson Newspaper Dr. Jonathan Brown, a graduate of the Executive Leadership doctoral program, was recently named to the editorial board of The Journal News, a newspaper serving New York’s Lower Hudson Valley. 2015-04-21T03:30:00 Nursing Student Attends Health Policy Conference Celia McIntosh, a DNP student at Fisher, recently traveled to Washington, DC, to attend a health policy conference. 2015-04-21T11:45:00 Education Alumna Honored by National Organization School of Education alumna Leah Barrett was recently presented with the Dissertation of the Year award, given by the Association of College Unions International. 2015-04-20T04:15:00 Undergrads Present at Literature and Composition Conference Jenna DeForte ’16 and Madison Hornick ’17 presented papers at the New Critics Undergraduate Literature and Composition Conference. 2015-04-20T12:00:00 Adjunct Faculty Recognized during Reception The 2nd Annual Adjunct Faculty Professional Development and Appreciation Reception celebrated the contributions of the College’s adjunct faculty. 2015-04-17T04:00:00 Bain Stops in Philadelphia for Farewell Tour Last fall, President Bain embarked on a farewell tour to meet with alumni chapters spread across the country. His most recent stop was in Philadelphia, where he visited with alumni at a reception on ... 2015-04-16T11:00:00 Mary Ellen Milne Awards Recognize Exceptional Student Employees An exceptional group of Fisher student employees were recognized during the 27th Annual Presidential Celebration honoring nominees for the Mary Ellen Milne Awards. 2015-04-16T09:30:00 Symposium Remembers Marshall McLuhan A symposium at St. John Fisher College will address the life and influence of the famed communications theorist. 2015-04-16T08:15:00 Fisher Honors Rochester Radio Icon during Room Dedication St. John Fisher College honored Rochester radio icon Lowell MacMillan this week with the dedication of the Lowell H. MacMillan Conference Room, located on the second floor of the Fay Building, in the ... 2015-04-15T01:45:00 St. John Fisher College to Celebrate 61st Commencement; Rudolph Giuliani to Serve as Keynote Speaker Nearly 1,200 students will graduate from St. John Fisher College during its 61st Commencement on Saturday, May 9, 2015. Two ceremonies, one at 9:30 a.m. for nearly 800 undergraduates, and another at 2... 2015-04-15T09:30:00 Education, Chemistry Professors Publish Article for Educational Research International Dr. Kermin J. Martínez-Hernández, Dr. Chinwe H. Ikpeze, and Dr. Irene W. Kimaru published an article in the April issue of Educational Research International. 2015-04-14T10:30:00 Deacon Jewell Pens Article for United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Dcn. Jewell's two-part article explores the formation of conscience. 2015-04-13T09:00:00 Fisher Student-Athletes Participate in the 5th Annual Giant Read Roughly 40 student-athletes traveled to the Joseph C. Wilson Foundation Academy to read the book, Crickwing, to children in kindergarten through second grade. 2015-04-10T03:30:00 Statistics Student Will Attend Summer Institute in Biostatistics Junior Sarah Morton will head to the Summer Institute for Biostatistics at Boston University for a six-week educational experience. 2015-04-10T02:00:00 Motivational Speaker Joe Erhmann Addresses Fisher Student-Athletes Motivational speaker Joe Erhmann delivers lecture to student-athletes in celebration of NCAA Division III Week. 2015-04-10T10:00:00 Fisher Senior Earns Fulbright to Turkey St. John Fisher College student Caitlin Antaya ’15 has been awarded a 2015-2016 Fulbright Scholarship to Turkey, where she will serve as an English Teaching Assistant. 2015-04-09T12:15:00 Workshop Connects Rochester Cultural Organizations to Grant Resources St. John Fisher College, in partnership with the Office of United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, hosted an arts and cultural grants workshop. 2015-04-09T11:00:00 Fisher Lights the Steeple Blue for Child Advocacy Month During the month of April, the steeple atop Kearney Hall will be lit blue in support of the Bivona Child Advocacy Center’s “Be Brave, Be Blue” campaign. 2015-04-09T09:30:00 Alumni Tour Campus with Mrs. Bain Alumni group from Wegmans received a taste of college life during campus tour. 2015-04-09T09:30:00 Jeffrey Holbrook ’88 Honored as Sport Manager of the Year St. John Fisher College’s Sport Management program will honor Jeffrey Holbrook ’88 as Sport Manager of the Year during the program’s banquet on Friday, April 17, at Oak Hill Country Club. 2015-04-08T12:45:00 M.J. Iuppa’s New Poetry Collection Receives 2016 Release Iuppa's third full-length poetry collection, Small Worlds Floating, will be released by Cherry Grove Collections in August 2016. 2015-04-08T12:30:00 Dr. Linda Schlosser Writes Article for Education Magazine Dr. Linda Schlosser, associate professor in the School of Education, was recently published in AMLE Magazine, a publication of the Association for Middle Level Education. 2015-04-08T10:00:00 Fisher Professor Presents at National Education Conference Dr. Susan M. Schultz, associate professor in the School of Education, recently presented at the 34th annual American Council on Rural Special Education national conference. 2015-04-08T09:45:00 Countdown to Commencement: Bianca Genao The final featured senior in our “Countdown to Commencement” series is Bianca Genao. She was nominated by Kimberly Felton, Administrative Assistant in the HEOP Office. 2015-04-08T08:15:00 Investment Club Students, Finance Pros Celebrate During Shareholders’ Report Dinner The St. John Fisher College School of Business Investment Club hosted its 6th Annual Shareholders’ Report Dinner, featuring a keynote address delivered by alumnus Joseph R. Rulison. 2015-04-01T03:00:00 Relay for Life Celebrates, Remembers, and Fights Against Cancer A St. John Fisher College tradition now in its fourteenth year, the annual Relay for Life brings together students, faculty, and staff for a night that celebrates, remembers, and fights back for those... 2015-04-01T10:45:00 Countdown to Commencement: Tyrese Bryant This week’s featured senior in our “Countdown to Commencement” series is Tyrese Bryant. He was nominated by Tara Preteroti, Assistant Director of HEOP and Program Coordinator for Fisher Jefferson ... 2015-04-01T09:30:00