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Students volunteer for "alternative" spring break trips
Dozens of Dominican students are volunteering to spend their spring break beginning March 9 studying and learning in a variety of locales from Yakima to New Zealand.
Students studying endangered coral species in science lab
Eight undergraduate students and three teaching assistants in Vania Coelho’s Bio Research Methodology class at Dominican have been handed the task and responsibility of studying a threatened species of coral native to Florida.
Barowsky School sponsors "Career MBA Boot Camp"
The Barowsky School of Business at Dominican sponsored an “MBA Career Boot Camp” on February 28, a one-day student orientation featuring professional training and skills development.
Former Congressman Frank speaking at Dominican
Barney Frank, who served Massachusetts in the United States House of Representatives from 1981 to 2013, will speak at Dominican University of California on Tuesday, March 31, at the Institute for Leadership Studies’ Spring Author Series, presented in partnership with Book Passage.
Huffington Post cites Matthews' work on goal setting
In a story published February 24 about ways to increase productivity, the Huffington Post cites a study by Dominican University of California psychology professor Dr. Gail Matthews.
Big History program presents "The Cosmic Story"
Dominican presented an evening with two scholars of philosophy and religion, February 25 in Angelico Hall. Dr. John Haught, distinguished Research Professor from Georgetown University, and Dr. Loyal D. Rue, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy and Religion at Luther College, explored the search for meaning and truth at the intersections of science, nature, and religion. The lecture was moderated by Dr. Laura Stivers, Dean of Dominican’s School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.
Chronicle taps Poli Scientist for Clinton commentary
The San Francisco Chronicle reached out to Alison Howard, chair of the Department of Political Science and International Studies, for insight on Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s recent appearance before a Silicon Valley women’s conference.
Students volunteer for "alternative" spring break
Dozens of Dominican students are volunteering to spend their spring break beginning March 9 studying and learning in a variety of locales from Yakima to New Zealand.
Nursing student aspires to follow alumna's path
World traveling clinical nurse Ashley Ramirez ’06 met sophomore Megan Krage ’17 when Megan was 15 years and attending Camp Taylor, a summer camp supporting young people with congenital heart disease (CHD).
Dominican welcomes ACE fellow Larisa Genin
Dominican University of California President Mary B. Marcy welcomes Larisa Genin to Dominican for the spring semester. Genin is the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs and Accreditation in the School of Economics and Business Administration at Saint Mary’s College of California. She is visiting Dominican as an American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow.
Dominican launches program with University of Oxford
A gift from Marin residents Thomas and Joanne Peterson is paving the way for Dominican University of California students to study at the University of Oxford.
Ansel Adams' first black student opens exhibit
In conjunction with Black History Month, David Johnson, the first African American student of legendary photographer Ansel Adams, has opened a photo exhibit in the science center gallery on the Dominican campus.
"Bald For A Change" event raises awareness, money
Accompanied by three Dominican students, Lianni Castro, assistant director of Campus Ministry, had her hair shaved by Dominican President Mary B. Marcy and others Wednesday as a show of commitment toward "Bald For A Change," a campaign to raise awareness and money in support of women's rights issues.
Sociologist Christine Carter speaks at Dominican
Sociologist Dr. Christine Carter spoke to a near capacity crowd at Dominican on February 25, as part of Dominican’s Spring Author Series in partnership with Book Passage.
Anne Lamott speaks at Dominican's Lecture Series
Anne Lamott, bestselling author of "Some Assembly Required: A Journal of My Son’s Son," spoke on April 11 in front of a crowd of more than 500 appreciative fans in Angelico Hall at Dominican University of California.
Violist Vinocour caps Guest Concert Series April 22
Jonathan Vinocour, Principal Violist of the San Francisco Symphony since 2009, will perform at Dominican University of California in Angelico Hall for the first time on April 22 to close out the 2011-12 Guest Concert Series.
Dominican students present at NCUR in Utah
More than 45 Dominican University of California students presented 39 poster and oral presentations from original search March 29-31 at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) at Weber State University in Utah.
Farm Bill discussed at Dominican event
Ken Cook, President of Environmental Working Group, and Dan Imhoff, author of "Food Fight," were guest speakers in Angelico Hall on March 22 at a Food For Thought Author Series event hosted by Dominican's GreenMBA program and presented by Marin Organic and Point Reyes Books.
Dominican invited to Aspen Institute's national consortium
Dominican University of California is among a select group of universities invited by the Aspen Institute to be a part of a national dialogue in March in Washington, D.C. on rethinking undergraduate business education.
Swiss General Consul speaking at Dominican
Julius Anderegg, the Cousul General of Switzerland, will present “The Eurozone Crisis: Swiss Stability in the Eye of the Storm” on March 29 in the Creekside Room at Dominican University of California.

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