Spring 2017 News Archive

St. John Fisher College Mourns the Loss of Rev. Leo Hetzler, C.S.B. Reverend Leo Hetzler, C.S.B.

05/19/2017 - Reverend Leo Hetzler, C.S.B., passed away on Thursday, May 18, after a short illness. He was 91 years old.

Oh, the Places They're Going! Madison Hornick, James Flagler, Alex Ormond, Chelsea Sedlak, Vinh Luong

05/18/2017 - Each class brings its own set of unique qualities, camaraderie, energy, and flavor. But, the Class of 2017 has set the Fisher success bar very high, and each graduate has made an impact on the campus community and on Fisher history. Here, we hear from five recent graduates who are ready for their next adventure.

Class of 2017 Service, First Gen Scholars Do What They Do Best in 23,900 Hours Service Scholars volunteer at Foodlink.

05/18/2017 - During their four years at St. John Fisher College, members of the Class of 2017 who were Service Scholars and First Generation Scholars logged more than 23,900 hours of community service at dozens of agencies and organizations in the Rochester area.

Senior Week Brings Class of 2017 Together Members of the Class of 2017 celebrate during the Convocation Brunch.

05/17/2017 - The Senior Convocation Brunch was an opportunity for the Class of 2017 to gather one final time to reflect on the past four years. Held on Sunday, May 7, it also served as an opportunity for the College to bestow several awards upon members of the class, recognizing their leadership and academic successes.

Wegmans School of Pharmacy Holds Hooding, Presents Awards Students from the Wegmans School of Pharmacy received their doctoral hoods during a ceremony.

05/16/2017 - Together with their friends and families, graduates of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy gathered with faculty and staff during the School’s annual hooding and award ceremony, held in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center on Friday, May 12.

Rochester Ed.D. Graduates Honored at Hooding Ceremony Doctoral candidates from the Ed.D. program celebrate during a hooding and recognition ceremony.

05/16/2017 - On Friday, May 12, the St. John Fisher College Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education hosted a hooding and awards ceremony for 14 candidates in the Doctoral Program in Executive Leadership.

Hooding Ceremony Celebrates School of Nursing Graduates During the Wegmans School of Nursing ceremony, students recite the Nightingale Pledge, a modified version of the Hippocratic Oath named in honor of Florence Nightingale.

05/16/2017 - Each year, the Wegmans School of Nursing holds a recognition and hooding ceremony to honor graduates of its programs. From undergraduate seniors to doctoral candidates, the event, which was held on Thursday, May 11, is the chance for the School to award students for success in and out of the classroom and thank faculty, staff, and community partners for their role in the education of program participants.

School of Business Ceremony Honors Class of 2017 The School of Business celebrates the Class of 2017.

05/15/2017 - On Thursday, May 11, students, faculty, and staff from the School of Business gathered to recognize graduating students at the baccalaureate and master’s degree levels.

School of Arts and Sciences Celebrates Seniors Students from the School of Arts and Sciences recieved awards for academic excellence.

05/15/2017 - On Friday, May 12, the School of Arts and Sciences held a school-wide ceremony to celebrate its graduating seniors.

Fisher Celebrates Class of 2017 at 63rd Commencement Members of the Class of 2017 celebrate Commencement.

05/13/2017 - More than 1,100 undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral students graduated from St. John Fisher College during its 63rd Commencement, held on Saturday, May 13, at the Blue Cross Arena.

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