Honors Student Recognition

Check out the outstanding achievements of our Honors students!


Nicolette Pecor

Senior Marketing major Nicolette Pecor competed in the International Collegiate Sales Competition (ICSC) in Orlando, Florida, hosted by Florida State University. Full story





Eric Green

Eric Green is a senior accounting major and an Honors student here at St. John Fisher College. He was recently named the 2019 recipient of the Martin Palumbos Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation (RABEF) Scholarship. Full story.


Lindsey Garrant and Colleen Senglaub

Honors students in the department of media and communication here at St. John Fisher College, Lindsey Garrant and Colleen Senglaub, took home two of the six awards given to students during the Rochester Chapter of PRSA’s Prism Awards. Full story.


Andrés Ramírez

Andrés Ramírez is a sophomore finance major and Honors student here at St. John Fisher College. He was recently selected to take part in the 2019 Summer Freshman Enhancement Program at Morgan Stanley in New York City. Full story.


Lindsey DeBonis

Freshman honors student and adolescent education major, Lindsey DeBonis, was recently named the Women’s Volleyball Player of the Week after her outstanding performance in her collegiate postseason debut. Full story.


Sydney French and Lauren Gilbert

Freshman Honors students, Sydney French and Lauren Gilbert, were both featured alongside Lindsey DeBonis for their outstanding performances in their volleyball match against Elmira. Full story.

NRHC Conference 2020

#NRHC2020: Finding Your Voice—Speaking Truth to Power

The Northeast Regional Honors Council will be holding its annual conference this year in Albany, NY!

This is an extraordinary opportunity for all undergraduate Honors students, from all fields of interest, to participate by submitting a presentation proposal of no more than 300 words for review. Applicants will be notified on December 18, 2019 regarding acceptance.

Proposals are due by November 15, 2019.

Proposal Categories:

  • Paper Presentations
  • Poster Presentations
  • Roundtable Discussions
  • Idea Exchange
  • Art Gallery

Presentation Strands:

  • Economics, and Technology
  • Education
  • History, Politics, and Culture
  • Language, Literature, and Philosophy
  • Natural Sciences, Psychology, and Allied Health
  • Media Studies and the Arts
  • Social Sciences (Sociology, Anthropology, Archaeology, Geography, and Jurisprudence)
  • Honors Education and Practice

For more information, please contact mbissonette@sjfc.edu or visit http://nrhchonors.org/ for the full description and complete set of guidelines.




The Honors graduates of 2018

Graduation Breakfast

On Friday May 10, Honors and Science Scholars will host a breakfast for all graduating seniors in the programs and their families. See the Evite here, if you never received it, or lost the email: http://evite.me/5VcsbUR9PV. Bring your graduation regalia for a group photo!

Also at the Breakfast, Honors awards its three senior prizes:

  • Marsherall Award for Academic Excellence, sponsored by Honors Alumna Tricia Marsherall ’11
  • Honors Award for Contribution to the Academic Experience
  • Provost’s Award for Best Paper
Posted by / April 25, 2019