Summer 2020 News Archive

Chemistry Faculty Serves as Panelist at National Academies of Sciences Dr. Martínez-Hernández at the Albert Einstein bronze statue in the grounds of the National Academy of Sciences.

06/11/2020 - Dr. Kermin J. Martínez-Hernández, associate professor in chemistry, was selected to participate in the Ford Foundation Fellowship Physical Sciences Panel for the 2020 program year at the National Academy of Sciences held in Washington, D.C. this spring.

#Fisher2020: New Grad has Passion for Politics Dylan MacQuoid in cap and gown and mask in front of congratulatory banners.

06/10/2020 - When Dylan MacQuoid ’20 began his first year at St. John Fisher College, the United States was just two months away from the 2016 presidential election. A political science and media and communication major, there was no better time to be studying politics and civic engagement.

Sacco’s Research Recognized by Eastern Nursing Research Society Tara Sacco

06/09/2020 - Dr. Tara Sacco, visiting assistant professor in the Wegmans School of Nursing, was recently recognized by the Eastern Nursing Research Society (ENRS) for excellence in nursing research.

Clinic Experience Helps Pharmacy Students Become “Team-Ready” Pharmacy students and medical students from the University of Rochester work together to treat patients at the UR Well Clinic.

06/08/2020 - For the last two years, students in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy have joined medical students at the University of Rochester, and community health care providers in staffing the UR Well Clinic.

Fisher Student Recipient of LAGRANT Scholarship Riley Moscicki

06/05/2020 - St. John Fisher College student Riley Moscicki was recently named the recipient of a LAGRANT Foundation Scholarship. One of only 30 undergraduates nationwide chosen for the scholarship, Moscicki is a media management major at the College.

Students, Clubs Praised for Efforts during 2019-2020 Academic Year Members of Fisher Dance at their fall 2019 recital. Fisher Dance was named Club of the Year at the 2020 Cardinal Awards.

06/04/2020 - The Student Government Association honored undergraduate students, clubs and organizations, and faculty and staff with Cardinal Awards, recognizing their efforts, leadership, and support during the 2019-2020 academic year.

#Fisher2020: Legal Studies Major Ready for Law School Katie Smith in cap and gown.

06/03/2020 - In five years, St. John Fisher College alumna Katie Smith ’20 hopes to be either a criminal defense attorney or working at a private law firm. A recipient of the Service Scholarship, Smith was a legal studies and history double major with a minor in ethics.

Eight Undergraduates Earn 2020 Trustee Awards A sign in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center reads: Good, Smart, Talented.

06/02/2020 - Each year, St. John Fisher College honors graduating seniors for their academic successes. Among the Class of 2020, eight students who graduated in August 2019, December 2019, and May 2020 were recognized for exceptional academic performance. These are the highest honors bestowed to baccalaureate students during their time at the College.

Message from President Gerard J. Rooney Official Seal of St. John Fisher University

06/01/2020 - I write today in the wake of recent events and division in Rochester and across our nation.

Fisher Named a “College of Distinction” Logo: 2020-2021 Colleges of Distinction

06/01/2020 - St. John Fisher College has been recognized for its commitment to engaged, experiential education by Colleges of Distinction, which is celebrating its 20-year anniversary as a one-of-a-kind guide for college-bound students. Year over year, Fisher has consistently earned the designation as a College of Distinction.

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