Fall 2017 News Archive

Fisher Faculty Member Leads Effort to Weave Big Data into Biology Education Kaitlin Bonner

11/15/2017 - St. John Fisher College faculty member Dr. Kaitlin Bonner recently received a grant totaling nearly $50,000 from the National Science Foundation that will fund the creation of a network of educators committed to promoting the use of Big Data in undergraduate biology curriculum.

Beta Gamma Sigma Active on Campus, in Community John Capozzola '18 attended the BGS Leadership Summit in Orlando, Florida.

11/15/2017 - The St. John Fisher College chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) had an eventful fall semester under the leadership of its president, John Capozzola ’18. Housed in the School of Business, BGS is an international academic honor society with collegiate chapters at business schools accredited by AACSB International.

Up Close and Active: Fisher Alumni Put Service into Action Dan Meyers ’71

11/14/2017 - Collegium takes a closer look at how Fisher alumni—from New York to Alaska—have committed to lives of service.

December First Friday Lecture Explores Trauma-Responsive Teaching From Left to Right: Dr. Michael Wischnowski, Dr. Susan Hildenbrand, Dr. Tamara Clingerman, and Dr. Nancy Bowllan.

11/14/2017 - The December First Friday Lecture at St. John Fisher College will feature a panel discussion on trauma-responsive teaching led by faculty from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education and the Wegmans School of Nursing.

Trio of Artists Show Work at Patricia O’Keefe Ross Art Gallery A poster for

11/13/2017 - Three local artists—Jappie King Black, Bill Stephens, and Bill Judkins—will exhibit work at the Patricia O’Keefe Ross Gallery, located in the Joseph S. Skalny Welcome Center.

Fisher Faculty Member Engages in Fifth Fulbright Experience Dr. Merouane Lakehal-Ayat will travel to Senegal to work with the African Center for Management Studies (CESAG) through the Fulbright Senior Specialist program.

11/09/2017 - In 2018, Dr. Merouane Lakehal-Ayat will travel to Senegal to work with the African Center for Management Studies (CESAG) through the Fulbright Senior Specialist program.

Bodies, Borders, Movements Theme of Fall Teach-In Stephen Brauer

11/09/2017 - Fifteen St. John Fisher College faculty and staff members will offer short presentations along the theme of bodies, borders, and movements during the Fall 2017 Teach-In. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 15, in Basil 135.

Fisher Alums Honored with Community Awards The Basilian motto,

11/08/2017 - Several St. John Fisher College alumni and current students are among finalists and honorees for several community-based awards.

Lavigne Serves on Medicaid Drug Utilization Review Board Jill Lavigne

11/08/2017 - Dr. Jill Lavigne, a professor in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy, was appointed to the Medicaid Drug Utilization Review Board by the New York State Commissioner of Health.

Fisher Hosts Rochester Academy of Science Paper Session Rochester Academy of Science Seal

11/08/2017 - The 44th Annual Fall Scientific Paper Session of the Rochester Academy of Science will be hosted by St. John Fisher College on Saturday, Nov. 11.

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