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February 2013


Go Bona's!

Read more about the champs

Order an A-10 Men's Swim Championship T-shirt now


Breaking News! $300,000 goal met — new women's locker room construction to begin in May

Learn more and see renderings of what it will look like


MBA students develop marketing plan for Ronald McDonald House

After a fact-finding mission earlier in the month, MBA students presented a marketing and development plan to the Ronald McDonald House of Buffalo on February 9.

Learn more about the project


Guess who's turning 75?

The university will host a ceremony Thursday, March 7, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Friedsam Memorial Library. Today, the library has more than 375,000 titles, and more than 35,000 periodical titles in print or digital form. Friedsam, which has two computer labs, also houses the university’s Archives, as well as several special art, poetry and journalism collections. 

Read more about the library and learn how you can share a library memory


Exclusive online master's program being offered

The master of arts in Strategic Leadership (MSL) is an accelerated, one-year, 33-credit online master’s program, or two-year part-time degree, that blends the latest leadership theory and practice with a strong foundation in communication skills required for the global marketplace. 

Learn more about the program




Interreligious Dialogue seminar, June 23-July 13

St. Bonaventure and Chautauqua Institution will once again partner to offer a special opportunity for undergraduate students across the country to pursue academic excellence in the area of interreligious dialogue during an intensive three-week summer program.

Learn more about the Franciscan Honors Seminar on Interreligious Dialogue


Santa Barbara this August anyone?

Join Sr. Margaret Carney O.S.F., University President, and other alumni: August 3 at the Grassini Family Vineyards in Santa Ynez, and August 4 Mass at Santa Barbara Mission.

If you're interested and for more information, please contact the alumni office


Thanks alumni!

St. Bonaventure made it to the finals of the 2013 Naismith Student Section of the Year Award. The winner will be announced March 8. We couldn't have done it without your votes!

See who wins March 8


March Madness Sale – A Legacy Defined $9.99 + Free Shipping

As we prepare for March Madness 2013, we’re celebrating the upcoming anniversary of St. Bonaventure’s dual NCAA Tournament appearances with an extraordinary offer: 
While supplies last, "A Legacy Defined", the commemorative book about the historic 2011-12  men’s and women’s basketball seasons, will be available for $9.99 until March 31, 2013.

Order yours today. They’ll make great graduation, birthday, and Christmas gifts for your favorite Bonnies fan!  Supplies are limited.


As you await the arrival of your shipment, check out our feature in the March edition of US Airways Magazine, as part of the focus on the Atlantic 10 Conference. These will be available March 1 in all US Airwarys seat pockets (and online here).




Tickets are still available for the March 3 performance of Line Upon Line Percussion, an innovative group based in Austin, Texas.

Learn more this trio



Eric Mosley named A-10 Player of the Week

Women's lacrosse wins season opener


SBU Club Sports

Upcoming Alumni Events for all the details

March 2
Bus trip to campus

March 2

March 9
Dinner & Talk with Fr. Dan Riley
San Francisco

March 14-17
A-10 Tournament

March 17
Mass & Reception
Long Island

March 23
Young Alumni Reception

April 2
Bus trip to campus

April 5
Career Reception

April 6 & 7
Mountain on the Road
Connecticut and Hudson Valley

April 18
Gaudete Medal Awards

April 27-28
Rugby Playoffs
Pittsburgh - Follow the team on Facebook

Reunion 2013, June 7-9

Watch your mail for the Reunion 2013 brochure/registration form.
Go online March 4 to register!

Get details and register for all events now!

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Class Notes deadline extended!

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