From the category archives:

Our Causes

Ribbons and Cupcakes and Research, Oh My!

by Courtney March 3, 2013

Tomorrow, Monday, March 4, the Biological Sciences Organization will be hosting our semesterly bake sale. Usually, we donate a portion of the proceeds from our sales to animal adoptions. And, though we absolutely love animals and strongly support and promote saving their habitats, we have decided to break from tradition in order to support another [...]

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I love it when hard work pays off.

by Erica February 4, 2013

Wow. I’m speechless right now thinking about the fact that I’m already a SENIOR in college in my last semester of undergraduate school. I also can’t believe how quickly time has zoomed by! For example, I remember when my fellow Fontbonne friend Lara and I had just decided that we wanted to have a Benefit [...]

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Feeling Political

by Sherry November 26, 2012

This year got really nasty with comments and jabs at each side of the Presidential debate and that was just on my Facebook among various friends. This year the politics of politics took its toll on my mind and spirit. I consider myself liberal in my views and found myself being called out on several [...]

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It’s go time!

by Erica September 9, 2012

Hello, Fontbonne Blog Readers! I seriously can’t believe that it’s my Senior year at Fontbonne already. It feels like just yesterday that I was writing my first blog on here. It’s been nearly 3 weeks since the first day of classes started, and I already feel like I’ve been here for months! I’m still just [...]

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The End!!

by Jeanne May 3, 2012

Hello Everyone! I just wanted the end the year with a CONGRATS!! We made it!! I know I still have one more week left and it’s exams, but the end is so near that I can taste it. I have been a busy bee and Fontbonne has been great with making the last few weeks [...]

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Looking Forward and Giving Blood!

by Jeanne April 26, 2012

Hello Everyone, Last post, I was supposed to have a picture of my old Beta Fish, Clark Kent, but difficulties loading prevented that from happening. SO! Without further ado, here is the late Clark Kent (sympathetic sigh here please) and here is round 2, Apollo!!!! (“Ooooh” and “Ahhh” here please). This week is one of [...]

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by Marielle April 24, 2012

Do you like to shop? I love to shop. Unfortunately, constantly buying new things and throwing out the old is not a very eco-friendly move. So can one be both an environmentalist and a shopaholic? Of course. The first step is getting rid of the things you no longer need or want – but just [...]

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by Allison March 14, 2012

You think that your days are hard. Take a long hard look at yourself in the mirror and log onto YouTube and search KONY2012. Nothing is more powerful than an idea. The idea is to make the world aware of the cruelness around us. Kony is a horrible man who abducts children in their sleep [...]

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by Deanna March 9, 2012

Just a couple of nights ago, I got home late at night from work and I did my usual routine of checking my Twitter and then my Facebook. Repeatedly on Twitter I saw the hashtag #KONY2012. Naturally at first I assumed it was a new political leader in the running for the election this year… [...]

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Determination, Procrastionation, Eating Disorder Awareness

by Jeanne February 27, 2012

Hello everyone, As some of you might have noticed, the Lenten Season started this past Wednesday. This year, I have been hoping to be less of a procrastinator. Lately, I have been putting things off until the last minute, which causes stress, the ripping out of hair, and the occasional yelling at the ceiling to [...]

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