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2020 Virtual Homecoming – Event Recordings

Friday, October 2

Faculty & Staff Presentations & FCC Awardee Celebration
12 – 1:30 p.m. via Zoom

Come learn how the recipients of the 2020 Fontbonne Community Connection (FCC) Grant program are putting their awarded funding to good. The faculty and staff awardees will share their exciting plans and provide updates on their various projects.

The FCC is a women’s giving circle that has provided over $1 million dollars in grant funding to the Fontbonne community. Click here to learn more about the FCC.

Click here watch a recording of this virtual event  


Alumni Art Exhibit
5 p.m. debut via YouTube

View the latest exhibit in Fontbonne’s Fine Arts Gallery. This collection includes curated pieces from Fontbonne alumni. Gallery Director and Assistant Professor of Fine Arts, Anthony Borchardt will record a tour, allowing guests to virtually visit the exhibition anytime throughout the weekend. Registration for this event is not required.

Click here watch a recording of the exhibit  


Kickoff Cocktail Party
7 – 8:30 p.m. via Zoom

Celebrate the start of Homecoming Weekend! Reconnect with your fellow Griffins and meet Fontbonne’s new President, Dr. Nancy Blattner, CSJA. Enjoy small group socializing in breakout rooms. 

Click here to watch the special video message from the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet that was viewed at the Kickoff Cocktail Party  

Saturday, October 3

Cooking Demonstration with the Nutrition and Dietetics Department
10 – 11 a.m. via Zoom

Learn how to bake tasty treats with these step-by-step tutorials from a current Fontbonne student and Jamie Daugherty, Chair of the Nutrition and Dietetics Department. Click here to download the recipe cards.

Click here watch a recording of this virtual event  


Town Hall with President Blattner
4 – 5 p.m. via Zoom

Join Fontbonne University President, Dr. Nancy Blattner, CSJA for a question and answer session. Griffins are encouraged to submit questions via this online form by Saturday, Sept. 26. Come get to know Dr. Blattner and hear her vision for Fontbonne’s future.

Click here watch a recording of this virtual event  

Sunday, October 4

Mass and Founders Award Presentation
10 a.m. via Zoom

Log-on to celebrate Mass streaming from the newly restored Doerr Chapel. (Please note this service will be closed to the public.) Immediately following Mass, President Blattner will present Maggie Gunn Fowler ’64 with the prestigious Founders Award.

Click here watch a recording of this virtual event  

Fontbonne University’s 2020 Virtual Homecoming is a private event, parts of which will be photographed/recorded for use by the university. Program is subject to change.

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