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Jack Steger & Bona's

You'll have to move fast to keep up with senior Jack Steger. This marketing and management double major with a sports management minor makes every moment count at Bona's.

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Bona's: Worth It

“Being able to study at St. Bonaventure is worth everything,” said senior journalism major Jeremy Castro. He values the good friends and great teachers he has found here.

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Standing out at Bona's

If MBA candidate Mary Welch had to pick one word to describe her time at Bona’s, growth would be it. "Growth has been the highlight of my time at Bonaventure," she said.

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Finding Purpose at Bona's

Connections and relationships. These are what matter most in life, says Clinton Afful, a senior public health major at St. Bonaventure.

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Saying yes to opportunity

Taylore Lunger, a graduate student in the 4+1 MBA in Professional Accountancy program, learned to step out of her comfort zone at Bona's.

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A dream come true

If there’s anything Jennifer Landow lives by, it’s that it’s never too late. The 46-year-old graduated in December 2020 with a bachelor’s degree in physical education.

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A will to lead

Norb Bennett, Class of 1962, hopes Bona students “carry forward the values of St. Bonaventure and maintain a lifelong, active role with the university and with their classmates.”

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Enjoying a non-traditional education at Bona's

Mother of seven, substitute teacher and full-time student LaDonna Freundschuh knows the meaning of the word busy.

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Teaching: A chance to change the world

For Logan Abplanalp, the Inclusive Special Education Master’s Program has opened doors for him in the ever-changing field of education.

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Bona's strong bonds matter

MBA candidate Rebekah Liszewski credits the strong #BonaFamily bonds for helping her realize her full potential.

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Shining bright in familiar Bona territory

“Do your work, get educated and have fun.” These are the tenets of senior cybersecurity major Adam Irwin who is on track to graduate early.

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Finding her place

For senior Priscilla Contreras, it feels like “just yesterday” that she arrived at Bona’s from the Bronx as an undeclared major with no connection to campus.

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Cheering at Bona's

Cheering has been a lifelong sport for Bradford alumna Brianna Goodell, who has been enjoying the sport since the age of four.

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Sharing knowledge

The Center for Attention, Learning & Memory dispels learning myths and offers student research opportunities.

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A legacy of possibility

The Hagstrom family is honoring their mother's “legacy of possibility” with a scholarship. Rising junior Hunter Ehrenberg is a recipient this semester.

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Instrumentation suite gives students an edge

Bona students gain hands-on, employable skills while conducting high-quality research—all thanks to a modern instrumentation lab.

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The Road Taken

As he looks back at a successful & rewarding career, Terry Morgan, '68, knows he took the right path in choosing to attend St. Bonaventure.

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Investing in the future

After a successful career as an executive on Wall Street and early retirement in his fifties, John Deignan, '65, has since spent his time paying it forward.

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Empowered by Bona's

Jessie Briggs Joyce, Ph.D., points to her time at St. Bonaventure as a key ingredient in her success.

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