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Fontbonne Celebrates Convocation Day 2009

Fontbonne University Convocation Day will take place Aug. 26, 2009, with Convocation speaker Ruben L. Garcia, co-founder and director of Annunciation House in El Paso, Texas.

The schedule is as follows:

Academic Convocation

  • 10:15 am

  • Mabee Gymnasium

  • Previous student participants should wear stoles and pins


Mass of the Holy Spirit

  • 11:30 am

  • Doerr Chapel, Ryan Hall


Welcome Back Bar-B-Q

  • 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 pm

  • The Eleanor Halloran Ferry Plaza

  • Sponsored by the Fontbonne Alumni Association


Evening Convocation (for students unable to attend Academic Convocation during the day)

  • 7:15 p.m.

  • Mabee Gymnasium


Learn more about Rubin L. Garcia.