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Everything you do here contributes to your personal and professional goals. That's because our innovative Dominican Experience is rooted in proven educational methods.

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Alumni: A Penguin Lands at Pixar

Incredible Year

Incredible doesn’t even begin to describe Kelly Bonbright’s journey from Dominican to Hollywood. Kelly has returned for her 16th year at Pixar Animation Studios as Script Supervisor on Pixar's 2021...

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Fifth Grade Scholarship Sparks Dominican Dream

When Romisa Shakeriniasar moved to the United States from Iran in fifth grade, she worked so hard and was so determined to overcome language and cultural barriers that she received a Consistent...

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University of Chicago Next Stop for Outstanding Student

When English and History double major Monica Barry ’20 was selected to attend Oxford University in 2019 as a recipient of the Thomas and Joanne Peterson Endowed Scholarship for Dominican Scholars at...

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