St. John Fisher College News http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot Latest St. John Fisher College News: Campus, en-US 2014-09-22T12:15:23 College Purchases Park and Ride Lot from New York State Earlier this month, St. John Fisher College purchased the Park and Ride Lot on Route 31F/Fairport Road from the New York State Department of Transportation in a public auction. This acquisition will ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2ca1a49e-0952-446b-8bd0-b4b344016687 2014-09-22T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2ca1a49e-0952-446b-8bd0-b4b344016687 Fisher Wins 10th Straight Courage Bowl The nationally-ranked St. John Fisher College team defeated The College at Brockport in Saturday’s Courage Bowl X with a score of 36-20 in front of an announced crowd of 9,220. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=70525c44-550b-43b4-99ba-09af3e1c81da 2014-09-22T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=70525c44-550b-43b4-99ba-09af3e1c81da Honorary Courage Bowl Coaches, Cheerleaders Announced On Thursday, September 18, the St. John Fisher College football team traveled to The College at Brockport for the annual Courage Bowl luncheon to meet three honorary coaches and two honorary ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f9790243-3940-47b1-bee8-48d692e24d4d 2014-09-19T07:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f9790243-3940-47b1-bee8-48d692e24d4d 2014 Beta Gamma Sigma Liaison Tackles New Role with Big Plans The 2014-15 St. John Fisher College Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) liaison, Abby Rhone, is eager to accept her new role and any challenges it may bring. Rhone, a senior Human Resources Management major, was ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=cfb88d21-0849-481f-a20b-ca2b3ac5aa33 2014-09-18T10:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=cfb88d21-0849-481f-a20b-ca2b3ac5aa33 Students Look to Get Involved at Fall Involvement Fest Tables full of giveaways, prizes, and information dressed up the LeChase Commons sidewalks on September 16 as the annual Involvement Fest was in full swing. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=dbe9004a-61fd-4e87-b38a-1615f1b1ef1a 2014-09-18T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=dbe9004a-61fd-4e87-b38a-1615f1b1ef1a Wegmans School of Nursing Awards First Advanced Certificate in Mental Health Counseling The Wegmans School of Nursing recently awarded its very first Advanced Certificate in Mental Health Counseling to Stephanie Bliss, a school counselor in the Rochester City School District. She ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ba27e320-d961-412a-9cfa-9e5dae7b058e 2014-09-17T02:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ba27e320-d961-412a-9cfa-9e5dae7b058e Cooking Up a Sustainable First Friday Lecture October 3 This fall, the First Friday Lecture Series will focus on a sustainability theme, with the kick-off lecture scheduled for Friday, October 3, as part of Alumni Weekend festivities. Joel Kraft, Executive... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=adb3ea18-a19b-4bb7-b7fe-d041e28fc8e2 2014-09-16T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=adb3ea18-a19b-4bb7-b7fe-d041e28fc8e2 Nicolay Publishes Monograph Dr. Theresa Nicolay, Writing Center Director and Coordinator of the Center for Academic Excellence, recently published a monograph on J.R.R. Tolkien titled, <i> Tolkien and the Modernists: Literary ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2d9b2f67-fc4f-410f-a867-efc2a8903421 2014-09-16T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2d9b2f67-fc4f-410f-a867-efc2a8903421 Cleaner and Greener – College Introduces New Trash and Recycling Centers Campuswide This semester, the College’s Facilities Department and Recycling and Sustainability Committee have joined forces to implement a more green approach to waste management. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d06f7a20-ea06-454e-af40-8d8af73f9262 2014-09-15T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d06f7a20-ea06-454e-af40-8d8af73f9262 Trustee Ronald Hermance, Jr. ’69 Passes Away Ronald E. Hermance, Jr. ’69, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. and member of the St. John Fisher College Board of Trustees, passed away on September 11. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=da352c46-2f69-43a4-8e77-9931e3360a17 2014-09-12T01:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=da352c46-2f69-43a4-8e77-9931e3360a17 College Welcomes New Faculty for 2014-15 Academic Year This academic year, St. John Fisher College has welcomed several new faculty. Some have previously served as adjunct faculty members, while others are new to the College. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8f343317-f06a-417e-a149-529865c55622 2014-09-11T10:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8f343317-f06a-417e-a149-529865c55622 Get Involved at Involvement Fest Next Tuesday Next Tuesday, September 16, the annual Involvement Fest will take over LeChase Commons and students will see dozens of informational tables and enthusiastic student groups who are ready for new ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4184a85e-53de-4a60-8e28-2e0cbb0809cb 2014-09-11T09:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4184a85e-53de-4a60-8e28-2e0cbb0809cb Exchanging Courses and Lives If Sport Management students walk by Dr. Todd Harrison’s office, they will see someone inside, but it won’t be him. Instead, they will see Dr. Jean McArdle from the Waterford Institute of Technology (... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2f1e2193-15dd-4684-975a-7e37c8354358 2014-09-11T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2f1e2193-15dd-4684-975a-7e37c8354358 St. John Fisher College Recognized on List of America’s Best Colleges 2015 For the fourth year in a row, St. John Fisher College has been named by <i> U.S. News & World Report </i> to the list of America's Best Colleges 2015 in the National Universities category. Of the 201 ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d4105143-57f1-4f41-b3df-eb98b1dcac6d 2014-09-09T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d4105143-57f1-4f41-b3df-eb98b1dcac6d Wegmans School of Nursing Introduces Dedicated Education Unit Clinical Site to Students Five years ago, Dr. Karen Parker, Assistant Professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, was working on a clinical scholarship project that she hoped would become a reality in the near future. This ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=30ead1d7-d548-454d-9a48-70cc5dd98832 2014-09-08T02:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=30ead1d7-d548-454d-9a48-70cc5dd98832 Courage Bowl X Slated for September 20, Fisher to Face Brockport They say change is good, and we hope that rings true as the St. John Fisher College football team faces its new opponent, The College at Brockport, for Courage Bowl X, one of the College’s favorite ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2e89117b-ee8e-4f8a-a5f9-358892ab26c7 2014-09-08T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=2e89117b-ee8e-4f8a-a5f9-358892ab26c7 Pittsford High School AP Chemistry Students work with Fisher Faculty on Project, Presentation Over the summer, a group of 50 AP Chemistry students from Pittsford Sutherland High School (PSHS) presented their Problem-Based Learning (PBL) projects in the Golisano Midway Level at Fisher. The ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=cbd42e09-2e73-4f45-beee-cec6f185dc95 2014-09-04T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=cbd42e09-2e73-4f45-beee-cec6f185dc95 Chemistry Faculty Members Present at Biennial Conference on Chemical Education Dr. Kermin J. Martínez-Hernández, Assistant Professor in Chemistry; Dr. Kris Lantzky-Eaton, Associate Professor in Chemistry; Dr. Nahyr D. Rovira-Figueroa, General Chemistry Coordinator Adjunct ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f3be61a5-9fcd-4609-ad6f-911267fcb3d6 2014-09-04T11:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f3be61a5-9fcd-4609-ad6f-911267fcb3d6 Sashittal Publishes Book, Article Dr. Hemant Sashittal, Professor and Chair of the Department of Management/Marketing, has had one book and one article published in recent months. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=31070956-ace1-4d3e-8d1b-a19ac5890cc4 2014-09-04T10:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=31070956-ace1-4d3e-8d1b-a19ac5890cc4 Welcome Class of 2018! It’s official: St. John Fisher College has welcomed over 600 freshmen to the Class of 2018. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b4496a4f-da5e-447d-8096-51f107e87ea5 2014-09-02T02:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b4496a4f-da5e-447d-8096-51f107e87ea5 First-Year Pharmacy Students Include Service in Orientation In the midst of a jam-packed Orientation schedule for first-year students at the Wegmans School of Pharmacy, the group still managed to find an afternoon to put away their notes and iPads and disperse... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c51d6fc7-7845-49a6-99f2-cb5e67771429 2014-08-29T08:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c51d6fc7-7845-49a6-99f2-cb5e67771429 Markwick Chosen for AANP Future Leaders Program Dr. Laura Markwick, Family Nurse Practitioner Track Coordinator and Assistant Professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, has been selected by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f53ba5d8-ad7b-4bd7-b7b7-111f0443cec0 2014-08-28T01:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f53ba5d8-ad7b-4bd7-b7b7-111f0443cec0 Wischnowski Appointed to Diocesan School Board Dr. Michael Wischnowski, Dean of the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education, was recently appointed to the Diocesan School Board for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=90f55231-36aa-4cc4-9c97-c96896595853 2014-08-25T12:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=90f55231-36aa-4cc4-9c97-c96896595853 School of Education Hosts Collaborative Statewide School Symposium On August 3 and 4, the St. John Fisher College Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education and the School’s Executive Leadership Doctoral Program sponsored the “Schools Sharing What Works” symposium for ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=bf2c5b37-c5fc-488b-9937-744a788cc64f 2014-08-13T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=bf2c5b37-c5fc-488b-9937-744a788cc64f Lavigne Presents at International Social Pharmacy Workshop Dr. Jill Lavigne, Professor in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy, recently presented two peer-reviewed workshops with collaborators at the biannual International Social Pharmacy Workshop in Boston, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0730bce3-06a9-4646-88f1-e9ae92cb0b8f 2014-08-12T03:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=0730bce3-06a9-4646-88f1-e9ae92cb0b8f Students, Faculty Complete Summer Research at University of Rochester Fisher Biology students had an opportunity to work in a nanotechnology laboratory at the University of Rochester for 10 weeks this summer thanks to a grant from the National Science Foundation. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=26e44e56-1020-4c28-ae25-0d4a6e17da55 2014-08-08T11:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=26e44e56-1020-4c28-ae25-0d4a6e17da55 Wegmans School of Pharmacy Students, Faculty Travel to Montana for Service During the last week of July, students and faculty from the Wegmans School of Pharmacy participated in a domestic service trip with Global Volunteers. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b15a66fb-fcd4-40f3-a541-c209ae016c72 2014-08-08T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b15a66fb-fcd4-40f3-a541-c209ae016c72 Fisher to Introduce Sustainability Minor this Fall St. John Fisher College will offer a new Sustainability minor at the start of the 2014 academic year. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=bc5123b4-ce3e-4fe0-ad87-b1a4410d9e90 2014-08-06T08:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=bc5123b4-ce3e-4fe0-ad87-b1a4410d9e90 Fisher Ranks on Forbes' 2014 "America's Best Colleges" List St. John Fisher College has been cited on the seventh annual list of "America’s Top Colleges" published by Forbes.com. Of the approximately 3,000 accredited colleges and universities in the United ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=119d3204-14da-492e-8192-541fc94809d5 2014-08-05T01:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=119d3204-14da-492e-8192-541fc94809d5 Wegmans School of Nursing Partners with Rochester General Hospital for “Resident Boot Camp” Being immersed in a crisis scenario in the Wegmans School of Nursing Simulation Center sparked more than a renewed sense of love for nursing in one graduate student; it sparked an idea that she took ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5af6b16e-e19a-41b9-ab97-5de47521f8c8 2014-08-04T02:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=5af6b16e-e19a-41b9-ab97-5de47521f8c8 St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing to Offer Free Concussion Education Day to Community The St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing will offer free ImPACT baseline testing and concussion education to 200 area middle and high school athletes on Tuesday, August 19. The program, ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=abd0ed77-a669-4126-99df-65a54cdc7e77 2014-07-31T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=abd0ed77-a669-4126-99df-65a54cdc7e77 College Dedicates Cunningham Classroom in Salerno Center Another classroom in the Victor E. Salerno Center for American Enterprise was officially dedicated on Tuesday, July 29, thanks to a leadership gift from Patrick Cunningham, CEO of Manning & Napier ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b754544c-1cdf-4ae3-b57f-8f7336406a0b 2014-07-30T10:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b754544c-1cdf-4ae3-b57f-8f7336406a0b Basilian Fathers Hold Chapter Meetings, Events at Fisher The Congregation of St. Basil, also known as the Basilian Fathers, recently held their General Chapter meeting at St. John Fisher College. The Chapter meets every four years, and members were on ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3a6b6558-76ff-44a1-aee8-fdc9b2284943 2014-07-30T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=3a6b6558-76ff-44a1-aee8-fdc9b2284943 Donegan Attends National Training Course Dr. Colleen Donegan, Assistant Professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, recently attended a national training course on end-of-life care presented by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4675f4e9-7b6d-4f9f-a96f-619a5b49eb84 2014-07-29T09:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4675f4e9-7b6d-4f9f-a96f-619a5b49eb84 Local High School Students Enjoy a Week of Discovery at Fisher Dozens of students from the East Rochester School District and the Rochester City School District’s “Horizons” summer camp program recently spent a week on the St. John Fisher College campus for ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d61ade7e-997f-4a2a-91f6-0807d982650f 2014-07-28T10:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=d61ade7e-997f-4a2a-91f6-0807d982650f St. John Fisher College Hosts Annual College Bound Program St. John Fisher College kicked off its 8th Annual College Bound program this weekend, hosting 37 area high school students for an intensive five-day residential program designed to help them discover ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=cce8d868-7f8c-47c2-89bf-9eb664609b18 2014-07-28T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=cce8d868-7f8c-47c2-89bf-9eb664609b18 Alumni Association Board Welcomes New Members The St. John Fisher College Alumni Association Board of Directors has named three new members. Dr. Lesli Myers ’01,’08; Dr. Mike Butler ’80; and Lt. Col. (Ret.) Ulises Miranda III ’84, joined the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=cc00a0cf-791d-4d8d-94d1-b22f05b5f05e 2014-07-21T11:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=cc00a0cf-791d-4d8d-94d1-b22f05b5f05e St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing Receives Federal Grant The St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing has received a $700,000 grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ed8f872f-0e27-4aa3-8e6d-f6305bb41437 2014-07-14T12:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=ed8f872f-0e27-4aa3-8e6d-f6305bb41437 CCNE On-Site Evaluation Scheduled The on-site evaluation of the Wegmans School of Nursing Baccalaureate program in nursing, Master's program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program, and Post-Graduate Advanced Practice ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=52659739-6359-4722-8106-0d785d9835d6 2014-07-11T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=52659739-6359-4722-8106-0d785d9835d6 St. John Fisher College Breaks Ground for New Science Building Earlier today, St. John Fisher College officials broke ground on the College’s much anticipated Integrated Science and Health Sciences Building, slated to open in fall 2015. The new building is part ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c54c0fd9-888d-4b39-bf3e-5f8e2cfd7adf 2014-07-08T12:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c54c0fd9-888d-4b39-bf3e-5f8e2cfd7adf AP Summer Institute Held at Fisher The annual Advanced Placement Summer Institute (APSI) was held at St. John Fisher College from June 30 – July 3, attracting 165 AP teachers from schools across New York State, outlying states, and ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4cfc2e55-9fec-4396-b4f4-0dfac5abffaf 2014-07-03T10:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=4cfc2e55-9fec-4396-b4f4-0dfac5abffaf St. John Fisher College Appoints Interim Dean of School of Business St. John Fisher College has appointed Dr. Ray Shady as the Interim Dean of the School of Business, effective June 30. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1aaded92-d9a6-45f9-8be7-39fe96bff3d8 2014-06-30T10:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=1aaded92-d9a6-45f9-8be7-39fe96bff3d8 Alumnae Receive Top Honors at Local Public Relations Industry Awards Kristy (Guerra) Marks ’08 and Dawn Borgeest ’82 recently won the two top individual awards at the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Rochester Chapter’s annual PRism Awards on June 19. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c61dbb12-80d7-4c0c-a041-1a584db50b98 2014-06-30T08:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=c61dbb12-80d7-4c0c-a041-1a584db50b98 Bain Travels to Ireland President Bain recently returned from a trip to Ireland with stops in Waterford and Galway where he met with college officials at the Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) and the National ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f5ad1383-8b62-4b44-971c-24f104302e69 2014-06-27T07:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=f5ad1383-8b62-4b44-971c-24f104302e69 Cyber Café Courtyard Open Students will have another relaxing sitting area come fall outside of Cyber Café in the new and improved Cyber Café Courtyard. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=81bc3b5d-422a-4640-a21a-c63d3ee8daa3 2014-06-26T09:30:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=81bc3b5d-422a-4640-a21a-c63d3ee8daa3 St. John Fisher College Elects New Board Member William J. Pellicano ’80, Co-founder and CEO of PrimePay, was recently elected to the St. John Fisher College Board of Trustees. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9f5f0dbd-b726-4d04-b904-bd31fc5d5e5c 2014-06-25T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=9f5f0dbd-b726-4d04-b904-bd31fc5d5e5c Alumnus Honored by American Medical Association Foundation Michael Maguire ’07, who is currently an MD/MPH student at University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine (UMMSM), was recently honored by the American Medical Association (AMA) Foundation with the ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b18a1cfb-c4c6-466d-b8f0-f45d7f14e08f 2014-06-19T10:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b18a1cfb-c4c6-466d-b8f0-f45d7f14e08f TriBeta Students Present Work at National Convention Seven members of the St. John Fisher College Upsilon Rho Chapter of TriBeta, the Biology Honor Society, presented their research results at the Beta Beta Beta National Convention, which was held June ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=03a17478-63e3-41b6-ad5a-7a582f194a1c 2014-06-18T09:15:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=03a17478-63e3-41b6-ad5a-7a582f194a1c Alumnus Honors Two Basilian Fathers Through Classroom Dedication Two Basilian Fathers—Father Leo Hetzler, C.S.B., and Father Al Cylwicki, C.S.B.— were honored at St. John Fisher College on Monday, June 16. Thanks to a leadership gift from alumnus Jim Leo ’71, and ... http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b6a437a3-a4b1-4fbd-83e6-dd0ad259d54c 2014-06-17T08:00:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=b6a437a3-a4b1-4fbd-83e6-dd0ad259d54c College Bound Program Holds Graduation Ceremony On Saturday, June 14, St. John Fisher College held the 2013-2014 College Bound graduation ceremony, recognizing 19 program participants for their accomplishments over the past year. http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8c09b06b-8a45-4a5d-a264-0ef34ccd83c3 2014-06-16T09:45:00 http://www.sjfc.edu/news/detail.dot?id=8c09b06b-8a45-4a5d-a264-0ef34ccd83c3