Fall 2019 News Archive

Price Serves as 24-Hour AMA Expert Michelle Price

12/04/2019 - Michelle Price, outreach and science librarian, served as a 24-hour Ask Me Anything expert for the Society of Critical Care Medicine - Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology Section. For 24 hours, Price joined a pharmacist in addressing questions regarding Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses.

Fisher Athletic Trainer’s Life-Saving Efforts Honored by Local Emergency Agencies From left to right: President Rooney, Jim Grant, Aaron Hiller, Ted Aroesty, and Jon Smith.

12/04/2019 - On Tuesday, Dec. 3, Brighton and Pittsford emergency personnel honored St. John Fisher College Athletics Trainer Jim Grant for his life-saving actions taken during a football game this fall.

Awards Ceremony Honors Management Alumni From left to right: Dean Rama Yelkur, Dr. Seyda Deligonul, Ron Sicker, David Pritchard ’83, Cathy D’Amico ’78, Dr. Mike Fedoryshyn, Matt Delgado ’13, ’14 (MBA), Lori Hollenbeck, and President Gerard J. Rooney.

12/03/2019 - The St. John Fisher College School of Business honored alumni and faculty during the Excellence in Management Awards luncheon, held on Monday, Dec. 2.

Palvino Pens Broadcast Memoir Jack Palvino

12/02/2019 - Jack Palvino, a member of the pioneer Class of 1955 and 33-year member of the Board of Trustees, recently published a new book, Off the Air.

Melissa Goodwin Talks Mindfulness at First Friday Melissa Ghera

12/02/2019 - Learn the benefits of mindfulness along with easily applicable ways to release stress and shift perspective during the December First Friday Lecture, led by Dr. Melissa Goodwin, associate professor and chair of the Psychology Department at St. John Fisher College.

Nursing Students Inducted into International Honor Society Shannon White and Emily McCormack were among the nursing students inducted into Sigma Theta Tau honor society.

12/02/2019 - Earlier this month, St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Nursing inducted 73 students into its chapter of Sigma Theta Tau, an international honor society.

School of Business Professors, Clubs Host Life Skills Workshop Dee Kerr, general manager at Carbon 3D printing, a digital manufacturing company based in Silicon Valley, delivers the keynote address.

11/29/2019 - On Saturday, Nov. 16, the School of Business hosted its first ever Life Skills Workshop, providing an opportunity for students to learn critical life skills, prepare to enter the workforce, and differentiate themselves in today’s fast paced global economy.

Nursing Graduates Outperform State Average on Licensure Exam A patch on the uniform students wear at the Wegmans School of Nursing..

11/27/2019 - Members of the Wegmans School of Nursing Class of 2019 exceeded the New York State average in their ability to successfully pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) on their first attempt.

MBA Course Offers Deep-Dive into Global Company MBA students visited Gorbel® after studying how the company tranformed from a small family business to a global manufacturer.

11/26/2019 - This semester, students in St. John Fisher College’s MBA Leadership Development course are learning about the organizational transitions that global manufacturer Gorbel®, Inc. has undergone, and how the philosophies of its leadership helps it to maintain a strong level of operational and customer excellence.

St. John Fisher College Welcomes Seven New Members of the Board in 2019 James R. Reis ’79, William G. Clark ’78, Rebecca Pelino ’86, Matthew J. Rowe ’90, Anthony Lee ’17, Heather Williams ’85, and Rev. George T. Smith, CSB were welcomed to the St. John Fisher College Board of Trustees this year.

11/25/2019 - St. John Fisher College has welcomed seven new members to its Board of Trustees in 2019, including six alumni. They include James R. Reis ’79, William G. Clark ’78, Rebecca Pelino ’86, Matthew J. Rowe ’90, Anthony Lee ’17, Heather Williams ’85, and Rev. George T. Smith, CSB.

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