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Fontbonne University Names Peter Smith Director of New Bachelor’s Degree Program in Nursing

Peter Smith brings extensive experience in nursing and education to new nursing program set to begin this fall pending accreditation…

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Fontbonne Laid Foundation for Brittany Lee’s Successful Career in Supply Chain

Since graduating from Fontbonne, Brittany Lee has held positions at companies such as Anheuser-Busch, Boeing, BJC HealthCare and Intel As…

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Fontbonne Alumnus Tim Fetsch Begins Role as Chief Operating Officer at St. Louis Area Foodbank

Tim Fetsch, Fontbonne alumnus and COO of St. Louis Area Foodbank Early in his career, Tim Fetsch saw himself climbing…

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Reflecting on the life of former Fontbonne president, Meneve Dunham

Fontbonne was saddened to learn of the passing of former university president Meneve Dunham on February 9, 2021. During her…

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Fontbonne’s African American Studies Minor Enhances Student Experience

In October of 1970, eight women known as the Fontbonne 8 staged an overnight lock-in at the Jack C. Taylor…

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Virtual Town Hall for St. Joseph Educational Ministries

On Wednesday, February 11, nearly 100 people attended a virtual town hall on St. Joseph Educational Ministries (SJEM), hosted by…

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Deanna Williams Returns to Fontbonne as Director of Multicultural Affairs

Fontbonne recently named Deanna Williams as its Director of Multicultural Affairs. This is a new role for her, but Deanna’s…

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Fontbonne Celebrates National Catholic Schools Week

As a Catholic institution sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, Fontbonne has instilled important values such as…

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Notice to the Fontbonne Community, 1-21-21

Dear Fontbonne Community, As you may have seen in the news, states are now beginning to receive more vaccines from…

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Fontbonne Alumna Vivian Gibson Debuts Award-Winning Book at Age 71

Fontbonne alumna Vivian Gibson has won numerous honors for her writing. Five years after retiring from her role as senior…

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Notice to the Fontbonne Community, 1-14-21

Dear Fontbonne Community, As we approach the start of the spring academic semester and the return of students to campus,…

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Fontbonne University and CyberUp Combine Bachelor’s Degree Program and Apprenticeship

Cybersecurity students at Fontbonne will earn a bachelor’s degree and certifications through apprenticeship. Fontbonne University has announced a partnership with…

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Fontbonne Associate Professor Dr. Zahid Anwar Featured in Authority Magazine

Dr. Zahid Anwar, Fontbonne associate professor and cybersecurity expert Dr. Zahid Anwar, associate professor in Fontbonne’s Mathematics and Computer Science…

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Q&A: Mary Beth Ohlms, Recipient of 2020 Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award

Assistant professor Mary Beth Ohlms recently recieved the 2020 Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award This October, Mary Beth Ohlms, assistant…

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9 Tips for Attending a Virtual College Fair

College fairs are a great way to learn about lots of different schools, get answers to your most pressing questions…

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Qiang Dotzel honored with Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award

Qiang Dotzel, a teaching professor in UMSL’s Department of Mathematics and Statistics, was among 100 educators across the St. Louis…

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FAQ: Fontbonne’s New Refresh Program for First-Year Students

Q: What is the Refresh program? A: Refresh is a free online program that gives first-year students the opportunity to…

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Notice to the Fontbonne Community, 11-27-20

Dear Fontbonne Community, I hope you had a wonderful and safe Thanksgiving Day holiday.  Certainly, we are thankful for our…

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Tips to Enjoy a Safe Thanksgiving

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, holiday gatherings with family and friends may look different this year. As Thanksgiving break approaches,…

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Notice to Fontbonne Community, 11-13-20

As the positivity rate for Covid-19 continues to rise in St. Louis County and the State of Missouri, we continue…

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ABET Accreditation Helps Fontbonne Cybersecurity, Computer Science Students Land In-Demand Jobs

Alex Beckett earned a bachelor’s degree in cybersecurity from Fontbonne in May 2020 and secured a position with Emerson before…

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Fontbonne University Launches Refresh Program for First-Year Students

Fontbonne University is introducing the Refresh program to give first-year students an opportunity to raise their GPAs over winter break….

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7 Discounts and Grants for Fontbonne Graduate Students

At Fontbonne, we are committed to increasing the accessibility of higher education for all of our students. We currently offer…

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Fontbonne University Named to U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 U.S. News Best Colleges List

Fontbonne University was recently named to the U.S. News & World Report 2021 U.S. News Best Colleges List. This 36th…

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Fontbonne University Names Quinton Clay VP for Enrollment Management and Marketing

Quinton Clay has extensive experience recruiting students throughout the U.S. Fontbonne University has named Quinton Clay Vice President for Enrollment…

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From intern to breaking news reporter

For Quinn Wilson, taking advantage of as many internship opportunities as possible — and pushing himself to try new things…

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Fontbonne’s Virtual Tutoring Program Provides Education Support for Families in Need

When elementary schools across St. Louis announced students would be learning fully or partially online during the fall semester as…

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Fontbonne GriffinTHON Raises $10,147 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals of Greater St. Louis

On Child Health Day Oct. 5, Fontbonne University GriffinTHON set out to raise $7,200 in one day for Children’s Miracle…

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The Council of Regents Mentoring Program

Fontbonne’s Council of Regents is beginning a Mentoring Program that focuses on student professional development. It is designed to give…

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