Summer 2013


Reunion 2013. Alumni, thanks for a great weekend!

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Weise, Mantilia, Romand receive Alumnus of the Year honors

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Reunion yard sale raises more than $600 for Warming House

Mattioli, Scotty, Morris, Di Spigno

We cleaned out our storage and offered T-shirts, coffee mugs, tote bags and more to alumni during reunion weekend. Although the items were free for the taking, a donation box was available for anyone wishing to donate to the Warming House. And donate you did — $663! The Warming House thanks you.


New computer science course offered this fall

For students not sure if computer science is a field they want to pursue, "Beauty and Joy of Computing" might be the course to open a world of opportunities.

Learn more about the new course offering


Integrated Marketing program now offered online

If you're looking for a master's degree in communications, look no further! The university's Integrated Marketing Communications program will be offered this fall completely online.

Learn more about the program


Can you say chymotrypsinogen?

English professor Dr. Lauren Matz wanted to avenge her 2nd place finish in the National Spelling Bee 41 years ago. Although chymotrypsinogen eventually tripped her up, she correctly spelled a few simple words such as loculicidal, erythropoiesis, nitrosodimethylamine, oophorectomy and ascomycetous.

Learn how to spell microlepidopterous...say what?



Fr. John Felice celebrates 50 years as a Franciscan friar

Co-founder of St. Francis Friends of the Poor, a member of Holy Name Province and a 1965 graduate of St. Bonaventure, The Rev. John Felice, O.F.M., celebrated 50 years as a Franciscan friar in June.

Learn more about Fr. Felice



Tiara Johnson '09, named assistant coach

Bill Williams named men's and women's diving coach

Read more at gobonnies.com

SBU Club Sports

Upcoming Alumni Events
alumni.sbu.edu for all the details

August 2
Brew at the Zoo

August 2-4
California mission and wine tour
Santa Barbara

August 11

August 17
Reception at Holy Name College
Silver Spring, Md.

August 22
Lakewood, N.J.

August 25

September 7
Family picnic

September 14
Harbor cruise

September 16
Golf & athletics reception

September 14
Tim Manning Golf Tourney
Hamburg, N.Y.

Save the Dates:
February 7, 2014
Sr. Margaret Carney O.S.F. in
Danville, Calif.
Reunion 2014, June 6-8

Get details and register for all events now!

Are You LinkedIn? Join the SBU Alumni Group in LinkedIn

The St. Bonaventure LinkedIn Alumni group has more than 4,415 members. Want to join the network?
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The summer edition of Bonaventure magazine will soon be arriving in mailboxes!

Wondering what your classmates are up to? We have career, baby and marriage news on more than 150 alumni.

Do you have news to share? Email bonalumnus@sbu.edu by Sept. 20 for inclusion in the winter 2013-2014 issue. See the online form here.

Don't forget to update your address with us by emailing bonalumnus@sbu.edu or alumni@sbu.edu




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