Spring 2021 News Archive

WHOA Teddi! Transforming the Dance For Love Teddi students in the foreground with the word

03/26/2021 - There were dancers, large screens, and signage strewn around the space. There were balloons, sashes, and stuffed teddy bears donned in this year’s t-shirt. And the group was back where it all began – in Cleary Auditorium – on a cold February weekend, all in the name of love.

Cardinal Quirks: Recruiter Dave Roberts Brings A Little Magic to Fisher Dave Roberts standing with family at the Magic Kingdom

03/26/2021 - Dave Roberts wants you and your family to have fun, learn a lot, and leave campus with a positive feeling when you visit Fisher for a tour. As Fisher’s senior associate director of freshman admissions and athletic recruitment, it is something he strives for every day, and it brings results. He has helped recruit the largest freshmen classes in College history during his nearly 20 years at Fisher.

The Impact of Women in Sport at Fisher A collage of three photos: coach Phil Kahler speaking with a basketball player on the sidelines, Emily Markarian field hockey, coach LInda Michele on the sidelines

03/26/2021 - Sean Farnsworth ’05, director of Sports Information, shares the history of women in sport at Fisher.

Fisher to Benefit from American Rescue Plan The Basilian motto, Teach Me Goodness, Discipilne, and Knowledge is written on the exterior of Golisano Gateway.

03/26/2021 - Following steadfast support for New York’s colleges and universities throughout the pandemic, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer has announced that the recently-signed American Rescue Plan includes an estimated $2.6 billion for New York’s public, private, and proprietary institutions of higher education.

Celebrate the Best in Fisher Accounting Herb Engert, Jr. ’89

03/25/2021 - The St. John Fisher College Accounting Alumni Society will gather virtually with faculty, staff, students, and alumni to celebrate the program’s success during the 31st Annual Accounting Awards.

Symposium to Explore Democracy and Social Media Social Media Icons on a Phone

03/25/2021 - On Wednesday, April 7, St. John Fisher College will host a daylong symposium exploring the intersections between social media and democracy.

Third Generation Family Business Owner Kicks Off Spring Family Business Programming Andrew Keyt

03/24/2021 - Andrew Keyt, the executive director of the Family Business Center at Loyola University Chicago’s Quinlan School of Business and third-generation family business owner, kicked off the spring programming for Fisher’s School of Business Family Business Initiative during a webinar on Tuesday, March 23.

CCAP Preps Class of 2021 for Career Search Success A decorated mortar board reads, On to my next adventure.

03/23/2021 - The transition from college to a full-time job opportunity can be challenging for soon-to-be graduates, especially during a global pandemic. In fact, it’s estimated that the average time for a May 2021 graduate to find a job is nine months. Thankfully, the Center for Career and Academic Planning (CCAP) is here to ease that process for Fisher students.

St. John Fisher College Appoints New Dean of the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education Joellen Maples

03/22/2021 - After a nationwide search, St. John Fisher College has appointed Dr. Joellen Maples as the dean of the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education. Maples will officially begin her role at the College on July 1 after having served as interim dean since January 2020.

Students: Take the Healthy Minds Survey Logo: JED Campus

03/22/2021 - Today, St. John Fisher College is launching the Healthy Minds Survey as a part of the College’s partnership with the Jed (JED) Foundation.

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