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Dance for a purpose

Apr 16, 2013 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Earth Day 2013 celebrations at Dominican University of California will include a special performance activity featuring internationally renowned  modern dancer and performance artist Anna Halprin.  The event, sponsored by the school of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences will take place Friday April 19 from 3-5 p.m. on the Forest Meadows Field. Halprin […]

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DU Art History undergrad presents at de Young museum

Apr 11, 2013 Comments Off on DU Art History undergrad presents at de Young museum

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Dominican University of California’s senior Art History major Hanako Redrick presents “Redeeming the Femme Fatale: The Art Nouveau Interpretation” at the Fourth Annual Bay Area Undergraduate Art History Research Symposium at 1 p.m. on Saturday April 13 at the de Young Museum in San Francisco. The event features eight local art […]

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Spacey author Mary Roach to land at Dominican

Apr 09, 2013 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. —Thursday, April 18 Dominican University of California hosts the One Book One Marin Award 2013. Michael Krasney of NPR will interview American author Mary Roach about her New York Times best seller “Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void.” Roache’s book explores some of the uncomfortable and bizarre […]

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Roger Ebert – beloved film critic dies at the age of 70

Apr 09, 2013 No Comments

After fighting salivary gland and thyroid cancer for a decade, the famed film critic Roger Ebert died on the morning of April 4 in Chicago at the age of 70. Just two days prior to his death, Ebert announced a “leave of absence.” The closing sentence on his last blog post is as follows: “So […]

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Cook slowly and see… My Bloody Valentine returns

Apr 02, 2013 No Comments

 SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — 2013 started off as the “year of the surprise album.” Fresh off the heels of David Bowie’s announcement in January that he would release his first album n twelve years in March, Kevin Shields, the reclusive songwriter for shoegazer pioneers My Bloody Valentine, announced at a concert in London, that his […]

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Interview with the Color Man: Kevin Bean

Mar 07, 2013 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. —Visitors to San Marco gallery in the Alemany library of Dominican University of California throughout late January and February of this year were treated to a fantastic kaleidoscope of colors and geometric compositions by abstract painter Kevin Bean. His work features no people, animals, or objects as its subjects, but instead its […]

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Introducing: Google Glass

Mar 07, 2013 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — The United States technology industry is one of the most advanced in the world, creating products that shape our mobile and internet experience every year at lightning fast speed. Two of tech giants that set the standard for modern products are Google and Apple. Apple has been non stop with its […]

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Light up your life

Mar 06, 2013 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Looking for a great opportunity for a romantic getaway or just plain fun excursion that is cheap, and just across the Bay? One that is also accessible through public transportation? Well, this is your time to catch a ferry from Larkspur to San Francisco. Starting  March 5   the San Francisco-Oakland Bay […]

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