What's happening at Dominican in Fall/Winter of 2018

At Dominican, we offer an exciting array of lectures and presentations, musical and dance performances, art exhibits, receptions and home athletics events. The following events are open to the general public and all members of the Dominican community. Most events are free, except where noted. Free parking on campus is available in the Conlan Recreation Center parking lot at the intersection of Grand and Acacia avenues. Contact information is included with each listing. For media queries please contact Sarah Gardner, 415-485-3239, sarah.gardner@dominican.edu or Dave Albee, 415-257-1308, david.albee@dominican.edu in Media Relations.

15 November 2018

6:30 PM

David Clay Large, historian of modern Germany, is guest speaker for "Germany Today: The World's Last Bastion of Liberal Democracy?" at a Marin chapter of the World Affairs Council of Northern California dinner program in Caleruega Dining Hall, 100 Magnolia Avenue.The dinner, part of the fall season of Marin chapter WAC lectures, is followed by dessert and the program. Dinner reservations are required. Dominican students can attend the program for free. For more information, visit the WAC website at www.worldaffairs.org, call 415-293-4601, or follow this link: https://bit.ly/2q66uRC

 

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16 November 2018

8 PM

To celebrate its 60th anniversary year, the Dominican Chorale and the Department of Music, Dance and Performing Arts at Dominican -- conducted by Francisco Ortiz -- presents its fall concert at Angelico Concert Hall. General admission is $20. Students and seniors (65 and older) are $15. Children 18 and under as well as Dominican students, faculty,and staff (with ID) are free. Tickets may be purchased online at dominican.edu/chorale or at the door. The Dominican Chorale, formerly the Dominican University Winifred Baker Chorale, is comprised of more than 75 community members as well as Dominican students and faculty.  For more information, contact Wallace Harvey at 415-482-3579 or email music@dominican.edu.

 

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19 November 2018

5 PM

Campus Ministry is hosting the 33rd Annual Thanksgiving dinner in Caleruega Dining Hall. The dinner, offered in partnership with Epicurean, is open to the Dominican community and neighbors. The event begins with Thanksgiving prayer and reflection on Caleruega Plaza. Cost is $18 for staff, faculty, and community members/neighbors and $10.25 for students, $6 for children under 10. Resident students can use their meal plan. Tickets can be pre-purchased during lunchtime at Caleruega Dining Hall. To purchase tickets at the door on Nov. 19 bring cash for fast transactions. The dinner will be traditional Thanksgiving fare with turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, sweet potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie. Vegan options will be available upon request. For more information or to volunteer to help decorate, contact Sister Mary Soher, Director of Campus Ministry, at 415-257-0142 or email mary.soher@dominican.edu.

 

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20 November 2018

5:30 PM

The Dominican women's basketball team hosts San Francisco State in a non-conference game in the Conlan Center. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.

7:30 PM

The Dominican men's basketball team hosts Cal State East Bay in a non-conference game in the Conlan Center. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.

 

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28 November 2018

7 PM

Dominican invites students, faculty, staff, alumni and their families to attend and participate in the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and Holiday Social beginning with student groups singing Christmas carols on the Angelico Concert Hall stage. Four students from the senior class -- each representing the Dominican ideals of Study, Community, Reflection, and Service -- will be nominated by their peers to earn the privilege to officially light the tree outside Angelico Hall following caroling.The tree lighting ceremony will be followed by the holiday social in Guzman Lecture Hall. The holiday social will feature brownies, cider and a hot chocolate bar for refreshments. Fun activities will include stocking decorating, cookie decorating, card making, and a Polaroid-style photo booth. For more information, contact Sister Mary Soher, Director of Campus Ministry, at 415-257-0142 or email mary.soher@dominican.edu or Gaby Bermudez, Assistant Director of Student Engagement, at 415-485-3282 or email gaby.bermudez@dominican.edu or email asduevents@gmail.com.

 

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29 November 2018

5:30 PM

The Dominican women's basketball team opens Pacific West Conference play by hosting Corcordia University of California in the Conlan Center. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.

7:30 PM

The Dominican men's basketball team opens Pacific West Conference play by hosting Corcordia University of California in the Conlan Center. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.

 

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01 December 2018

5 PM

The Dominican women's basketball team hosts Point Loma of San Diego in a Pacific West Conference game in the Conlan Center on CYO Night. All CYO players wearing their team jersey are admitted free of charge. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.

7:30 PM

The Dominican men's basketball team hosts Point Loma of San Diego in a Pacific West Conference game in the Conlan Center on CYO Night. All CYO players wearing their team jersey are admitted free of charge. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.

 

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17 December 2018

5:30 PM

The Dominican women's basketball team hosts Azusa Pacific in a Pacific West Conference game in the Conlan Center on Secret Santa Night. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.

7:30 PM

The Dominican men's basketball team hosts Azusa Pacific in a Pacific West Conference game in the Conlan Center on Secret Santa Night. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.

 

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19 December 2018

2 PM

The Dominican women's basketball team hosts Cal State Monterey Bay in a non-conference game in the Conlan Center. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.

4 PM

The Dominican men's basketball team hosts Chico State in a non-conference game in the Conlan Center. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.

 

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31 December 2018

2 PM

The Dominican women's basketball team hosts Hawaii-Hilo  in a Pacific West Conference game in the Conlan Center. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.

4 PM

The Dominican men's basketball team hosts Hawaii-Hilo  in a Pacific West Conference game in the Conlan Center. General admission tickets are $5. Children in 8th grade and younger with a paying adult are admitted free. All Dominican students, faculty, and staff are admitted free as well with a valid Penguin Pass. For more information, visit dominicanathletics.com.