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Presidential debate, where the party is

Oct 02, 2012 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif.—The first of three presidential debates between Democratic nominee and current President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney is happening Wednesday, October 3 at 6 p.m., and there are plenty of places locally to watch the event and party too. On campus at Dominican University of California, there will be a viewing […]

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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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Beware the “Freshman 15”

Oct 02, 2012 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif.—Most college students are all too familiar with the phenomenon known as the “Freshman 15,” which refers to the sudden weight gain first year students experience due to their major lifestyle change. For the majority of freshman, this is the first time they are living without the supervision, concern or nurturing affection of their parents. So students are suddenly responsible for making their own choices about what to eat, and when.

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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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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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“The Vagina Monologues”

Sep 25, 2012 No Comments

SAN RAFAEL, Calif.—Independent Cabaret Productions is staging Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues,” directed by Hector Correa throughout the North Bay from September 9, 2012 through November 18, 2012. The theater venues include O’Hanlon Center in Mill Valley, Bolinas Community Center, Lark Theater in Larkspur, Toby’s Feed Barn in Point Reyes, BFUU Event Space in Berkeley […]

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