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Learn more. Be more.® isn’t just a slogan. It’s who we are. It’s what makes us different. Our values-based campus community promotes and embraces respect, compassion and service. We’re committed to providing a personalized educational experience that encourages you to explore your role in the world and how you can make it a better place. We believe that you can learn more and be more — in college, in a career and in life.

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  • Dancing at Lughnasa - Production Poster

    Mustard Seed to Open "Dancing at Lughnasa" April 13

    Set in 1936 Ireland, “Dancing at Lughnasa” explores the potential for romance and the lure of pagan rituals in a Catholic family’s day-to-day life. The narrator, Michael (Jim Butz), guides the audience through his memories of a summer spent with his mother and her five siblings (Gary Glasgow, Michelle Hand, Amy Loui, Jennifer Theby Quinn, […]

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  • President Pressimone congratulates Jo Bahr.

    Pressimone Surprises Scholarship Award Winners

    March 10, 2017 — Two future Griffins received a big surprise this past week when Fontbonne University President J. Michael Pressimone arrived at their high schools with good news: They will both receive a 2017 Presidential Scholarship from Fontbonne. Michala Clark, a senior at Vienna High School in Vienna, Ill., and Jo Bahr, a senior […]

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  • Fontbonne students in caps and gowns

    2017 Commencement Planned for May 8

    Fontbonne University’s 2017 commencement ceremony will take place Monday, May 8, at 4 p.m. at Chaifetz Arena. Bachelor’s and master’s degree candidates will commence during the ceremony. A schedule of events, checklists for graduates and guests, and general information are  available now online. Graduating students are asked to review the site and complete the mandatory […]

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