Fisher's President to Retire

Dr. Thomas M. McGovern, Fisher's president for the past decade, is set to retire at the end of the Fisher College President Dr. Thomas M. McGovern2016-2017 academic year.
Education Advisory Board; February 24, 2017
Boston Globe; January 4, 2017
My Backyard: Local News from Wrentham to Rumford
Boston Business Journal; December 13, 2016

Fisher's 2016 Commencement Speaker

 Oregon National Guardsman and France Train Attack Hero Alek Skarlatos will deliver the address at Fisher's 2016 Commencement.Alek Skarlatos

Fisher College students featured in ABC's "Three Words"

Can you spot our students?

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Fisher College Offers Emergency Assistance Smartphone App

Fisher College was featured in a WBZ Newsradio 1030 piece about its recently announced partnership with Life Button 24, an app that allows users to call for help, whether they are on campus or elsewhere within the continental United States.

Life Button 24
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Fisher's newest campaign highlights marathon bombing survivor and first responder

Fisher's 2014 Commencement Speakers Shed New Light on the Importance of Education

Fisher College's marketing campaign featuring Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman, and civilian first responder Carlos Arredondo draws attention.

Jeff Bauman & Carlos Arredondo 
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Fisher President McGovern Quoted on Military & Education

President McGovern's paper referenced in a Boston Globe story regarding military and education

"Supporting veterans through their transition from the military to the workforce not only makes a significant impact on the service member, but the entire economy benefits," begins the paraphrase of Fisher President Thomas M. McGovern's 2012 New England Journal of Higher Learning paper. President McGovern's paper was referenced as part of an in-depth Boston Globe piece on military and education.

President Thomas M. McGovern

Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor and Rescuer Delivered Fisher College's 2014 Commencement Speeches

Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman and civilian rescuer Carlos Arredondo delivered the speeches for Fisher College's 110th commencement.
Jeff Bauman and Carlos Arredondo 
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AII Tourney Hosted by Fisher Mentioned in Texas Newspaper

The Association of Independent Associations baseball tournament, hosted by Fisher College, was featured in the Victoria Advocate. Six teams are squaring off in the battle to advance to the next round of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics tournament.  Read More

Bauman, Arredondo to Serve as Commencement Speakers

Boston Marathon survivors and heroes Jeff Bauman and Carlos Arredondo will serve as the speakers for Fisher College's 110th Commencement ceremony.
Jeff Bauman and Carlos Arredondo
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Fisher College Criminal Justice Lecturer, Anthony Amore, Featured as Homeland Security Expert

Anthony Amore, director of security of the Isabella Gardner Museum and criminal justice lecturer for Fisher College, has been featured on Boston's Fox 25, WGBH, and others as a homeland security expert. He discussed such issues as the security threats surrounding the 2014 Sochi Olympics and the mysterious disappearance of Malaysian Arlines Flight 370.
Anthony Amore 
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Fisher College and the Butera School of Art

Fisher responds to a complaint regarding the college's 2010 acquisition of the school

On April 3, WBZ-TV aired a story during its 11:00 pm newscast regarding one former student's complaint about Fisher College's July 2010 acquisition of the Butera School of Art. The story did not accurately portray the facts in this isolated case.

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