Spring 2023 News Archive

School of Business Taps 17 Students into Beta Gamma Sigma, Honors Birmingham Dr. Carol Wittmeyer, Martin K. Birmingham, President Rooney

04/21/2023 - This spring, 17 students and four faculty members in the School of Business were tapped to join St. John Fisher University’s chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, an international honor society for AACSB-accredited schools representing the top five percent of business programs around the world.

The Future is Bright(space) Logo: D2L Brightspace

04/21/2023 - The DePeters Family Center for Innovation and Teaching Excellence and the Office of Information Technology have been hard at work ensuring the transition from Blackboard to Brightspace goes as smoothly as possible, preparing for the launch of Brightspace for summer 2023 courses this May.

Workshop to Help Faculty Create Courses that Address “Wicked Problems” Paul Hanstedt

04/20/2023 - In his book, Creating Wicked Students: Designing Courses for a Complex World, Dr. Paul Hanstedt encourages professors to create courses that will prepare students to address “wicked problems,” or issues that are forever changing and require innovative and dynamic thinking to solve them.

2023 PGA Championship Director Honored at Sport Management Celebration Members of the Sport Management program faculty with Sport Manager of the Year Bryan Karns, director of the 2023 PGA Championship.

04/19/2023 - St. John Fisher University students, family members, and sport management faculty gathered at Oak Hill Country Club on Saturday, April 16, to celebrate student achievements and honor Bryan Karns, director of the 2023 PGA Championship, as the program’s Sport Manager of the Year. The night included mingling, student awards, and Karns’ reflections on working in the sport industry.

St. John Fisher University to Bestow Special Honors during 69th Commencement Ann Costello, Rick DeJesus-Rueff, John Carlo

04/18/2023 - St. John Fisher University will bestow three honors upon members of the community during its 69th Commencement celebrations, to be held across five ceremonies on Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13, in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center.

St. John Fisher University Partners with eCampus.com, University Gear Shop for Affordable and Accessible Online Bookstore Solutions and Campus Store A student looks at a t-shirt at Cardinal Shop.

04/18/2023 - St. John Fisher University, an independent institution in the Catholic tradition of American higher education located in Rochester, New York, has announced its partnership with eCampus.com as the University's official online bookstore.

Cardinal Awards Celebrate Student Engagement on Campus This year's SGA executive board at the Cardinal Awards.

04/17/2023 - On Sunday, April 16, the Student Government Association (SGA) rolled out the red carpet to celebrate a year of active clubs and organizations, creative events, and students who contributed to the overall campus culture at St. John Fisher University.

Class of 2023: Get Ready to Celebrate Senior Week A student smiles during Fisher Fever.

04/13/2023 - To mark their graduation and transition from students to alumni, the St. John Fisher University Class of 2023 will celebrate Senior Week, held from Saturday, May 6 through Thursday, May 11, just ahead of Commencement Weekend.

New Event Showcases Student, Faculty Work A student discusses research during the Scholarship and Creative Work Symposium.

04/12/2023 - This month, an event will bring together the best of two past symposiums that highlight and celebrate student, faculty, and staff research and creative work. The newly created Fisher Showcase will take place from 12:15 to 4 p.m. on Friday, April 28, in Cleary Family Auditorium.

Chablani Tapped to Lead Pharmaceutics Section of AACP Lipika Chablani

04/11/2023 - Dr. Lipika Chablani, an associate professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy, has been recognized for her efforts and contributions to the field of pharmacy with her recent election as Pharmaceutics Section Chair of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP).

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