Arts and Sciences News and Events

Two Honored with Excellence in Communication Award Rayna Alsalahi ’26 and Kessan VanGronigen ’25

04/29/2024 - The Department of Media and Communication at St. John Fisher University has selected Rayna Alsalahi ’26 and Kessan VanGronigen ’25 as the 2024 recipients of the Jack Palvino Excellence in Communication Award.

Embracing Diversity through the New Language and Culture Club Informational flyers at the Matcha Tea event.

04/26/2024 - Fisher has opened its doors to a new student organization, the Language and Culture Club, born out of the need to have a space for practicing languages and learning about foreign culture.

Fisher Sophomores Create Bilingual Children’s Book An illustration of Mia the Pig.

04/25/2024 - St. John Fisher University students Emma Muchow and Marissa Terech spent their semester creating a bilingual children’s book, Pig Tales and Poemas with Mia La Cerdita, to promote dual-language storytelling within their community.

Three Recognized for Research, Teaching Excellence Dr. Barb Lowe, Dr. Jeff Liles, Dr. Guillermo Montes

04/22/2024 - During the 2024 Commencement celebrations, three members of the St. John Fisher University faculty will be honored with the University’s most prestigious scholarship and teaching honors.

St. John Fisher University to Bestow Special Honors during 70th Commencement President Rooney addresses graduate at a 2023 Commencement ceremony.

04/15/2024 - St. John Fisher University will bestow honors upon five members of the community during its 70th Commencement celebrations, to be held across seven ceremonies on Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11, in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center Fieldhouse.

New Black Box Theater Opens to Public This Month Artist Thomas Warfield teaches a movement class in Fisher's new black box theater.

04/12/2024 - The new Black Box Theater at the Arts Center in Murphy Hall will open to the public with three events in the month of April.

Alpha Mu Gamma Holds 14th Annual Induction Ceremony Members of Alpha Mu Gamma honor society.

04/10/2024 - St. John Fisher University recently held an induction ceremony for 21 students into the Alpha Mu Gamma Eta Chi Chapter of the national collegiate foreign language honor society.

Fisher Students to Lead Table Talk on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Guests listen to a speaker at the 2023 Spirit of Identity Week MLK Gala.

04/09/2024 - The St. John Fisher University community is invited to participate in a Diversity and Leadership Table Talk from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 16, in Cleary Family Auditorium in Kearney Hall.

Fisher Students Take On New York The Cardinal Courier staff visited the New York Times while in New York City.

04/09/2024 - This spring, three student organizations at St. John Fisher University traveled to New York City to learn more about career opportunities, network with professionals, and explore the Big Apple.

Countdown to Commencement: Jenna Vinoya Jenna Vinoya

04/08/2024 - The next student to be featured in our “Countdown to Commencement” series is Jenna Vinoya, a public health student. Vinoya was nominated by Dr. Marlowe Washington, senior diversity officer.

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