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Spirit of Identity Week: A New Cardinal Tradition Students present during the Hear Our Voices: Spirit of Identity culminating event.

01/25/2023 - The Spirit of Identity Week helped to kick off the spring semester with energy and positivity with a focus on inclusion. Developed by student affinity groups with the assistance of Laura Fitzgerald, director of student engagement and leadership, and Senior Diversity Officer Dr. Marlowe Washington, this initiative was designed to help celebrate the unique cultures and communities found on campus.

Countdown to Commencement 2023: Dave Eichas Dave Eichas

01/23/2023 - Biology and psychology double major David Eichas is the next member of the Class of 2023 to be featured in the “Countdown to Commencement” series. Eichas was nominated by Emily Colliss, assistant director of the Institute for Civic and Community Engagement.

8 Reasons to Apply to Be an Executive Intern Members of the 2022-2023 Executive Intern cohort.

01/20/2023 - The Executive Internship Program was established in 2016 and is designed for juniors and seniors interested in higher education and understanding executive leadership in a collegiate setting.

Students of Brian O’Neill Fine Art to Present Collection of Work, “Legacy,” at Fisher’s O’Keefe Ross Gallery Left - Daydreamer by Brian O'Neill and Right - Heirloom by Jane Patrick

01/20/2023 - Years of dedication and artistic passion will be on display for “Legacy”—a collection of realism drawings and oil paintings created by the students of artist Brian O’Neill. This extraordinary body of work includes current and alumni artists of the Brian O’Neill Fine Art Studio.

St. John Fisher University Names Dixon Schwabl + Company Agency of Record Logo: DS+Co

01/18/2023 - St. John Fisher University has named Dixon Schwabl + Company its agency-of-record.

Fisher Surpasses $75M Campaign Goal, Extends Goal by $25M A student on campus.

01/17/2023 - Nearly one year ahead of schedule, St. John Fisher University surpassed its Fisher Forward campaign goal, raising $85.5 million to date in support of the institution.

Fisher Students Host Spirit of Identity Week BSU hosted a gala to celebrate Black excellence.

01/17/2023 - The Spirit of Identity Week, a new initiative dedicated to celebrating the different cultures and communities on campus, launched on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 16, with the MLK Black Excellence Legacy Gala hosted by the Black Student Union.

With Events, Exhibits, and More, Fisher Marks 75th Anniversary in 2023 A hawk perches on the Kearney Steeple.

01/17/2023 - In 2023, St. John Fisher University celebrates an important milestone: the 75th anniversary of its founding. Over the next year, the University will mark the occasion through a series of special events and other commemorative efforts and activities.

Fisher Announces 2023 Commencement Schedule Students at a 2022 school-based Commencement ceremony.

01/17/2023 - This May, St. John Fisher University will celebrate members of the Class of 2023 during its 69th Commencement.

Countdown to Commencement 2023: CJ Leonardo CJ Leonardo

01/16/2023 - Each year, faculty and staff nominate members of the graduating class for “Countdown to Commencement,” a video series which recognizes the accomplishments of soon-to-be-alumni of the University. Fisher News Highlights features a student every week of the spring semester, as we countdown to the Commencement celebration in May. The first student to be featured is CJ Leonardo, a biology major who was nominated by Drs. Kristin Picardo and Alexey Ignatchenko.