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Alumni Weekend 2022 Schedule Released Alumni will gather Friday, Sept. 23 through Sunday, Sept. 25 to celebrate Alumni Weekend

07/29/2022 - Alumni and families will be welcomed to campus Friday, Sept. 23 through Sunday, Sept. 25 for a weekend filled with fun events and class reunions.

Tenures Begin for New Leadership, Members of St. John Fisher University Board of Trustees Tom Bowles ’71, Phil Yawman, Catherine D’Amico ’78, and Michael Haefner ’82.

07/13/2022 - This summer, Tom Bowles ’71 begins his tenure as chair of the St. John Fisher University Board of Trustees. Formerly vice chair, Bowles succeeds Diana Nole, executive vice president and general manager of the healthcare division of Nuance Communications, who completed a two-year term as chair.

Fisher Announces Spring 2022 Dean’s List Honorees Official Seal of St. John Fisher University

07/12/2022 - St. John Fisher University recently announced the Dean’s List honorees for the Spring 2022 semester, which includes more than 1,200 undergraduate students.

Young Peacebuilders Gather at St. John Fisher University Students at the GDK Summer Student Leadership Conference talk outside of the Hermance Family Chapel of St. Basil the Great.

07/07/2022 - Anchored by keynote speaker St. John Fisher University alumnus Dr. George Lopez ’72, an international expert on peace and justice, 25 rising high school junior and senior student leaders attended the second annual GDK Summer Student Leadership Conference “Building Pathways to Peace,” held in June on campus.

Family Business Camp to Support the Next Generation The Salerno Center for American Enterprise

07/06/2022 - As part of its Family Business Initiative, the St. John Fisher University School of Business will host the Young Adult/Parent Family Business Camp, a one-day program providing network and learning opportunities for young adults (ages 16-20) whose parent(s) own a business. The camp runs from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, August 8, at the St. John Fisher University School of Business.

Fisher Expects Largest Incoming First-Year Class in Institution’s History Lavery Library in the fall with the Kearney Steeple in background view.

06/28/2022 - This Labor Day weekend, Fisher will welcome its largest first-year class in the institution’s history. The Class of 2026 is also the inaugural incoming class of the newly named St. John Fisher University, a change that will be effective on July 1, 2022.

Fisher Wins E8 Commissioner's Cup for Third Straight Year Back to Back to Back! Empire 8 Conference Commissioner's Cup Champions written over a picture of the trophy.

06/23/2022 - Three-Peat! The St. John Fisher College Department of Athletics stands alone atop the Empire 8 after winning its third consecutive Commissioner's Cup denoting the top-performing department in the conference following a record-setting year.

Students in Pharmacy Online Pathway Visit Campus for Immersion Experience A student practices administering immunizations.

06/23/2022 - Nearly 70 students in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy online pathway came to St. John Fisher College’s campus to engage in an immersion experience.

Women in Family Business Newest Program in School of Business Initiative Meaghan Frank, vice president and fourth generation of the Dr. Frank Winery on Keuka Lake, will be the guest of honor at the dinner.

06/23/2022 - The School of Business at St. John Fisher College is running at full speed with its Family Business Program. Headed by Interim Dean, Dr. Carol Wittmeyer, the initiative has introduced a Family Business Camp, a Next Generation Leadership Program, and Governance Programs with each scheduled to launch this fall.

St. John Fisher College to become St. John Fisher University President Rooney announces Fisher's transition to a university.

06/20/2022 - On the cusp of its 75th anniversary, St. John Fisher College will become in name what it has been in practice for more than a decade, and transition to become St. John Fisher University (SJF). The new name will be effective July 1.