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Top industry professionals guide our master's in journalism programs.

ESPN's NBA Insider Adrian "Woj" Wojnarowski, '91 (right) and New York Post lead sports columnist Mike Vaccaro, '89, at Vaccaro's induction onto the Jandoli School's Wall of Distinguished Graduates.
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SBU’s Franciscan Institute appoints Dr. Krijn Pansters as general editor of Franciscan Studies Feb 28, 2024 | Fr. David B. Couturier, O.F.M. Cap., executive director of the Franciscan Institute at St. Bonaventure University, has appointed Dr. Krijn Pansters as the new general editor of the institute’s premier academic journal, Franciscan Studies.
Senecas, St. Bonaventure launch committee to strengthen ties between Nation, university Feb 23, 2024 | Leaders of the Seneca Nation and the St. Bonaventure University community met this month for the first time since the two institutions agreed last fall to rekindle their relationship.
Educator and DEI leader Lori V. Quigley to discuss indigenous perspectives during visit to SBU Feb 23, 2024 | St. Bonaventure University is pleased to welcome alumna Lori V. Quigley, ’81, as the Spring 2024 Lenna Visiting Professor, March 11-22.
St. Bonaventure women’s rugby team honored with state resolution for winning national title Feb 22, 2024 | Three state legislators were on hand Thursday to present the St. Bonaventure University’s women’s rugby team with the state resolution honoring them for winning the national championship in December.
PolitiFact Workshop returns to Jandoli Institute at SBU Feb 22, 2024 | St. Bonaventure University students are once again working with PolitiFact Senior Correspondent Louis Jacobson and Jandoli Institute Executive Director Richard Lee to check facts and write articles for PolitiFact.
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