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Alumni Success

I will always rave about the English department and remember how much it meant (and still means) to me. I couldn't be where I am today without the department's guidance and passion for this subject. ”


Liz Gorney
  • Liz Gorney '13
  • Media Buyer at Access to Media

The Ed.D. in Executive Leadership’s diverse, interprofessional approach to education has enhanced my ability to initiate and implement organizational change that will provide for better community outcomes to care. ”


Esma Paljevic
  • Esma Paljevic '11
  • Assistant Professor, College of Health Professions, Lienhard School of Nursing, Pace University

The reading, writing, and analytical skills I learned in the English program have been the most useful and transferable assets I could have received. ”


Jesse Sleezer
  • Jesse Sleezer '09
  • Director of District Operations and Director of Communications for Senator Rich Funke

My degree in American studies has allowed me to excel in my career at a young age. The program taught me how to establish a position on a particular issue and convey a consistent message while addressing alternative perspectives. ”


Peter Stoller
  • Peter Stoller '05
  • Executive Director, National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) - Rochester, NY Chapter

What I value most about the Department of Media and Communication are the professors and the staff. The professors are able to mentor their students on a regular basis. The faculty have raised my confidence in my skills to where I now feel confident that I will be able to find employment after graduation. ”


  1. 15

    Relay for Life at Fisher celebrates 15 years in 2017. Learn more

  2. Relay walkers raised more than $22K in 2016.

  3. 12

    Relay for Life participants walk for 12 straight hours, raising money for the American Cancer Association. Learn more

  4. Fisher’s dance troupe performs during the 2016 Relay.

  5. 5,200

    Fisher’s Relay is one of more than 5,200 Relay for Life events worldwide. Learn more

  6. Luminaries at Relay honor family and friends who have been touched by cancer.

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