Sep 11

Student finds his soundtrack to success The past few weeks of Grant Fonda’s life would not make for a very stirring motion picture. Although Fonda participated in an international contest that tested his skill and resolve, there was no final scene of victory, only quiet affirmations. No triumphant hoisting of a trophy over his weary […]

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Dec 02

Note: The early lineage of the Fonde family is uncertain (as is the Fonda family).  Fonde family records (see excerpt below) indicate that the American progenitor, Andrew Fonde (1765-1833), immigrated from France, settling in Philadelphia in the 1790’s.  The family apparently fled from Italy due to political unrest, possibly during the incursion of Napoleon into […]

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Apr 23

Possibility In Objects Gioia Fonda transforms gutter garbage into art By Stephanie Rodriguez on 4-22-2010 Ordinary hurricane fence morphs into happy orange flowers, familiar green baskets that once held strawberries transform into whimsical city skylines and forks found abandoned in Sacramento’s gutters glisten brightly. These are Sacramento City College assistant art professor Gioia Fonda’s recycled […]

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Mar 23

Longtime University Professor Honors Mother, Assists Students by Establishing New Endowed Scholarship Cal Poly Pomona Campus News – Week of January 14, 2002 (older article, just found it) Ed Fonda remembers how his mother influenced him and his sister to pursue advanced degrees. Each eventually obtained a Ph.D., degrees that opened doors of opportunity in […]

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Mar 17

Attorney Honored with Community Service Award The Citizen – Fayetteville, GA – March 16, 2010 – Submitted by Ben Nelms Fayette County resident and attorney Angela Hinton Fonda was recently awarded the Justice Robert Benham Award for Community Service, presented by the State Bar of Georgia and the Chief Justice’s Commission on Professionalism. She was […]

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