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Down to the wire In District 10 — Sonoma County and Marin

Nov 04, 2012 No Comments

Democrats Michael Allen and Marc Levine are locked in an aggressive and contentious race for state Assembly District 10, which covers Marin County and part of Sonoma County. Under California’s relatively new top-two primary system, the top two vote getters in the primary, regardless of party affiliation, advance to the general election—leaving voters in this […]

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Cheers new faces

Oct 23, 2012 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. – Fall has arrived, and with it a new round of tryouts for the Dominican University of California cheer team. Even though the girls are light, effervescent and loud the cheer team is not easy to make, requiring great elegance, strength and rhythm. There are no automatic bids onto the team, even […]

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Author’s 007 experience makes for a most interesting life

Oct 16, 2012 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif.—The Institute for Leadership Studies nabbed world famous author, Salman Rushdie, for a packed to the rafters inspirational talk in Angelico Hall on Tuesday September 25, 2012. The controversial and innovative thinker did not disappoint the Domincian University of California crowd.

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Prof. spins the rock ‘n’ roll world of Chris Robinson

Oct 04, 2012 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif.—Richard Simon, journalist and creative writing instructor at Dominican University of California, is one pleased writer. His article, following the recent exploits of psychedelic rocker Chris Robinson, made the cover of the September issue of “Relix” magazine. “Relix” is the second-longest continuously published music magazine in the United States after “Rolling Stone,” and Richard […]

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Meet the resident advisors

Oct 02, 2012 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif.—Pennafort third floor RA, Amanda Chavez, is a junior biology major with a chemistry minor assigned to oversee thirty students.  She was chosen from a group of over one hundred other applicants, along with twelve other resident advisors. Resident advisors, known as “RAs” on campus, are a diverse and lively group of individuals who are […]

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Tools of civilization reinterpreted at Alemany art show

Sep 27, 2012 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL Calif.—Fanciful and provocative sculptures ranging from sports equipment to weapons of war are currently on display at the art exhibition, “A Historical Narrative: A Survey through Objects and Collectables,” which opened on September 13, 2012 at Dominican University of California’s Archbishop Alemany Library. Oversized medallions, coins, a variety of tools and weapons, and […]

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Bob Dylan – ‘Tempest’

Sep 25, 2012 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif.—50 years into a career that has influenced generations of popular music and American culture, Bob Dylan is now enjoying one more popularity boost at the age of 71. “Tempest,” was released on September 11th. His recent creative streak, which has been called “the voice of his generation,” captures both the past and the […]

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Alumna and Big History collaboration

Sep 25, 2012 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif.—Dominican University alumna Maia Kobabe, class of 2011, continues to live the Dominican ideals of study, reflection, service and community through her work with the Big History program.

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