Fordham Notes: FUA Makes Easter Magic

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

FUA Makes Easter Magic

The Fordham University Association (FUA) held its annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 31 in O’Keefe Commons at the Rose Hill campus. Approximately 160 people were in attendance, 90 of whom were children. This year’s hunt featured board member Georgi Arendacs as the Easter Bunny and John “the Magician” Turdo, who preformed an hour-long interactive magic show. Grant Grastorf, academic operational administrator at the Westchester campus and co-president of FUA, welcomed the families that attended and introduced John the Magician. All the children received gift bags containing Easter-themed crafts and gift bags containing ten colorful Easter Eggs, plus a Gold Egg with a quarter inside. A continental breakfast was donated to the hunt by Sodexo.

Emma Donovan and Easter Bunny Georgie Arendacs

Vito Terzulli

John Terzulli

Kids on Stage with magic wands

Matthew Casey

Kevin Zhai

Asia Maria Pomia

Cindy Zhou (Photos by Tom Stoelker)

The FUA executive board members who volunteered their time included:
Eileen Burchell, Co-President
Grant Grastorf, Co-President
Maureen Topf
Carol Gibney
Francoisline Joy Freeman
Carol Murabito
Georgi Arendacs (as the Easter Bunny)
Laura Risimini
Stacey Vasquez
Marilyn Force
--Jenny Hirsch

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