From the category archives:

Extracurricular

History Behind Easter Egg Hunts

by Patricia March 24, 2015

One year ago at this time I wrote a 5 page paper on the history behind Easter egg hunts for my religious studies class. Since Easter is almost here I thought I would share some information. Believe it or not, Easter eggs and the Easter bunny all originate from different parts of the world. But […]

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80 Degrees in March!

by Abby March 16, 2015

This past week was Fontbonne’s spring break- a chance to take a break from the craziness of classes, exams, and meetings and have some down time. For my spring break, I made the road trip home back to Minnesota! I was able to see my sisters, my parents, and visit my friends at nearby schools. […]

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Fangirl Frenzy

by Carlyn March 16, 2015

Anyone that knows me knows that I am an extreme fangirl. This means that I have many celebrities that I am a huge fan of (and probably take that fandom to the next level), and tend to talk about those people a lot. And I mean a lot. It can also mean that you buy […]

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Full Circle

by Conner March 16, 2015

Last weekend marked a significant point for the Fontbonne University Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa, a national leadership honor society. I assisted in chartering the organization to campus last year, and currently serve as circle President. This year our circle received an immense honor by being selected to host one of the regional conferences around […]

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Dancing Through Life

by Conner March 11, 2015

The weekend before last marked a significant date in my dance career. It was the last time I “took the stage” as a Griffin Girl. I’ve been on the dance team at Fontbonne for three years. During my freshman year here, I made the mistake to not partake in any extracurricular activities, and forewent what […]

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Three Day Weekends

by Isabella March 9, 2015

In three days, I’ve been able to emerge from my shell of my residence hall and venture into the artistic delights of St. Louis. On Friday, March 6th, on a whim, I was driving back to campus when I suddenly decided I should pop by the St. Louis Art Museum. After all, on Fridays, they […]

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Spring Break (aka Staycation)

by Dani March 6, 2015

Spring break is finally here!.. almost. For most of us, it starts as soon as classes are done today (Thursday). It seems like the semester just started but at the same time a lot of us are ready for this break. There are some challenges, however, that many of us face. I still have a […]

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SPRING WILL BE HERE YA’LL

by Rikia March 6, 2015

Hello everyone:) I hope all is well in this cold, icy, snowy weather. But get ready, spring is on its way! I have high hopes for this spring. Last year, on the first day of spring it rained:( This year, I truly believe it will NOT! I hope everyone has a safe and fun-filled spring […]

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Spring break!

by EJ March 6, 2015

Spring break means a few things: the semester is halfway over, tanning salons will start making a lot more money, and students get a well needed break from classes… This spring break, I’m going to try something new! Lately, I’ve been all about trying new things and experiencing as much as I possibly can. Why […]

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Spring Break is Near!!

by Katie March 6, 2015

Spring break is just around the corner and needless to say, I’m more than ready! This Spring break I plan to work, catch up on homework and catch up with friends.  My most important goal of Spring Break is to relax!  I’ve been learning great relaxation techniques from my instructor Dena in Food Management class.  […]

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