Fisher News

Lavery Library Renovation Update The construction site at Lavery Library.

01/29/2024 - The ongoing work on the site surrounding the Lavery Library renovation and modernization project will continue through the immediate future.

Countdown to Commencement: Gianna Giglio Gianna Giglio

01/29/2024 - This week’s soon-to-be graduate featured in the “Countdown to Commencement” series is Gianna Giglio, a media and communication major. Giglio is the first nominee in the history of the series to be nominated by four members of the faculty and staff.

Board Leadership Seminar Accepting Applications for Spring Cohort Two executives work at a table.

01/26/2024 - Applications are open now for the Spring 2024 cohort of the Board Leadership Seminar, offered by the Center for Nonprofit Leadership at St. John Fisher University.

Put Your Best Foot Forward with Career Services A student talks with a potential employer.

01/25/2024 - The Spring Career Fest is two months away! Scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 21, the Career Fest will feature representatives from dozens of companies looking to hire for internships or employment. Put your best foot forward and make the most of the experience by taking advantage of the invaluable resources offered through Career Services in the Center for Career and Academic Planning.

Family Business Club is Among Newest SGA-Affiliated Organizations Carol Wittmeyer and Gabriella DiSanto

01/24/2024 - Last semester, the Family Business Club officially became an affiliated club through the Student Government Association (SGA) thanks to the efforts of Gabriella DiSanto ’25.

Countdown to Commencement: Elisa Gendron-Belen Elisa Gendron-Belen

01/22/2024 - The next student to be featured in our “Countdown to Commencement” series is Elisa Gendron-Belen, a sport management student with a minor in international studies. Gendron-Belen was nominated by Dr. Katie Burakowski, assistant professor and chair of sport management.

RBJ Names Kieffer a 2024 Healthcare Hero Rebecca Kieffer

01/19/2024 - The Rochester Business Journal has named Rebecca Kieffer ’96, LCSW-R, director, Health and Wellness Center at St. John Fisher University, among the recipients of the 2024 Healthcare Hero Awards.

From Classroom Seat to Board Seat: A Historic Win for Fisher Student Isaiah Santiago at his swearing-in ceremony for the Rochester City School District Board.

01/18/2024 - On Tuesday, Jan. 2, Isaiah Santiago, a sophomore at St. John Fisher University, made history as he was sworn in as the youngest member to ever serve on the Rochester City School Board.

Institute Prepares Next Gen Family Business Leaders Members of the 2019 Next Gen Institute cohort.

01/17/2024 - St. John Fisher University is currently enrolling a new cohort for its Next Generation Leadership Institute, designed to prepare next generation family employees for leadership roles in their family enterprises.

Adam Bello Named 2024 Teddi Dance for Love Honorary Chair County Executive Adam Bello delivers remarks at the 2023 Courage Bowl Luncheon.

01/16/2024 - Monroe County Executive Adam Bello will cheer on St. John Fisher University students as they dance for 24 hours during the 2024 Teddi Dance for Love.