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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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Calling all graduation volunteers

Apr 09, 2013 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Like all brick and mortar universities, commencement events bring the academic year to a crescendo and close.  At Dominican University of California graduation is the largest and most important event of the year requiring the efforts of staff, faculty and a small army of volunteers. Commencement planners are now seeking student […]

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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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Be the match at Dominican

Apr 02, 2013 No Comments

The Student Health Center at Dominican University of California will be conducting a bone marrow drive on Thursday April 4 2013 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in front of Caleruega. Individuals can be tested and sign up to join the national marrow registry.  Prospective donors need to be between 18 – 44 years, be […]

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Attention: study abroad trip to Murcia, Spain still has room

Apr 02, 2013 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Summer 2013 the Spanish department of Dominican University of California is  offering a for-credit study abroad trip to Murcia Spain. From June 15 to July 4, students will immerse themselves in Spanish culture and language through  6 unit upper division courses offered by Professor Raditza Portello. During the  trip students will also […]

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Newsom wows with wisdom and challenge

Apr 02, 2013 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom thrilled students and visitors in a lecture event  March 6 2013, at Dominican University of California’s Angelico Hall. The event was the fourth installment of the university’s spring leadership series sponsored by Dominican’s Institute for Leadership Studies. Newsom was interviewed on stage by Elaine Petrocelli, president of […]

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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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