October 2011

SBU women's rugby in state title game this weekend


Nicholson named to Wooden Award watch list

Senior forward Andrew Nicholson has been named to the John R. Wooden Award Preseason Top 50 list. The award is college basketball's most prestigious individual award.

Learn more about the award and Nicholson

More ... attention alumni!

Andrew Nicholson needs your vote!


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Freshmen give back and receive

Two freshmen, Lucia Searles and Jenna Smith, learned that giving back pays off. Each received a $250 scholarship, and a quick lesson in philanthropy.

Why there was a dollar bill in each freshman information packet


Fredonia High takes top honors at annual Communications Day

Fredonia High School took first place in the news magazine and yearbook categories, and earned 11 individual writing and photography awards to win the prestigious Bertram Freed Memorial Award. Dan Collins '73, vice president of corporate communications for Corning, Inc. was the keynote speaker.

See all the Communications Day winners


Feature film "Zeus" written and produced by '04, '05 grads shown on campus

It took nearly two years to write and produce, but after several local screenings, Jeremy Hurlburt, '04 and Lou DiPietro, '05 hope to take "Zeus" on the road.

Learn more about Hurlburt and DiPietro


Men's basketball season ticket sales schedule and pricing - new options available

NCAA basketball is right around the corner. New options for multi-game mini packs are available this year.

See the prices and dates tickets go on sale


Discover the real China - alumni opportunity

"International Business – China Studies” is open for enrollment to alumni.  Please visit www.sbu.edu/china for details, videos, and application materials. The course will take place May 14 through May 29, 2012. Please note: applicaton deadline has been extended to November 15.

Visit www.sbu.edu/china


School of Business campaign update

Keep up-to-date on our School of Business campaign. See the progress to goal. Learn more and help us reach our goal


Give "The Good Journey" for ChristmasThe Good Journey

The perfect holiday gift for the Bonnies in your life! "The Good Journey – 150 Years of History at St Bonaventure University".  Watch videos, see photos and read excerpts from the book at www.sbuhistory.com...or view a sample of the book at Franciscan Institute Publications.  The gift that every Bona alum wants to see under their tree this Christmas.



St. Bonaventure hosting interfaith prayer for peace

Representatives from various religious communities will offer a prayer for peace in their faith tradition, in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the first World Day of Prayer for Peace, sometimes called “the Spirit of Assisi.” The prayer service will be held Thursday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. in the University Chapel in Doyle Hall.

Learn more



SBU Theater to present "Don't Dress for Dinner"



Women's basketball picked 6th

Women's soccer scores key win over Rhode Island

Read more at gobonnies.com

SBU Club Sports


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

October 28
History Book Tour & Book Signing
New Canaan, CT

October 29
History Book Tour & Book Signing
Saddle Brook, NJ

November 12 & 13
Alumni Hockey Reunion Weekend

November 12
Mountain on the Road
New Jersey

November 13
Mass & Reception
Long Island

November 18
Men's Basketball

November 21
Men's Basketball

December 2

December 3
Bonnies in Buffalo
Bona's vs. University of Buffalo

December 7
Watch the Bonnies on TV
Bona's vs. Illinois

December TBA
Volunteer Day

December TBA
Christmas Party
Metro NY

December 20
Bonnies in Rochester
Bona's vs. NC State

Reunion 2012, June 1-3

Get details and register for these events now!

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