Hol Nam Unrt
is a private, ourear,coed, Catholic universit located on 60 woodedacres in the hills o Oakland, Caliornia. An academiccommunit committed to the ull developmento each student, HNU oers a liberal educationrooted in the Catholic tradition, empowering adiverse student bod or leadership and servicein a diverse world.
strengthens the shared connectionbetween alumni, the Universit and the communit. The magazine is published two times aear or the Universit’s alumni and riends bthe Oce o Institutional Advancement. Thediverse opinions expressed in HNU Toda do notnecessaril represent the views o the editors norpolices o Hol Names Universit.Comments or the editor ma be sent via email to:
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Romar Na, ssND, PhD.
Vice President or Institutional Advancement
Vice President or Finance and Administration
Vice President or Academic Aairs
Vice President or Student Aairs
Vice President or Enrollment
sr. Carol sllman
Vice President or Mission Eectiveness
Alumn excut Board PrdntMonca sattrthwat ’70
Pat Prdnt Board PrdntMaura Kll Kobrln ’84,
HNU TODAy sTA
suan eggtt ’02
Rcardo Marquz ’07
John Bowman ’07 MAGrgor Colman ’07Ann Dunlap-Kahrn ’88Bora Kara ’06Rcardo Marquz ’07sr. Carol sllman ’69, ’78 MMClar Tra ’08Marco valro ’06
VOL. XXV No. 1
Facult empower students throughexperiential learning in Oaxaca, Mexico.
By CLAIRE TRIAS ’08
Broader Horizons or TwoKe Programs
Our Nursing Program begins a partnershipwith Stanord and Pastoral Ministr is nowlinking to Fresno thanks to visionar acultand advanced technolog.
By ANNE DUNLAP-KAHREN ’88
In Memoriam: Sr. Ethel Mar Tinnemann
Reections on the lie o an extraordinarproessor, historian, political activist andsports enthusiast.
By MARGUERITE KIRK, SNjM
A Transormative Vision
As HNU Celebrates 140 years in OaklandMembers o the HNU Communit Reecton How the Vision o Mother Marie RoseContinues to Transorm Lives.
The Vibrant Vision
Updates and aspirations or the new strategic plan b members o the HNU acultand administration.
Measuring Dedication inMiles and Music
How do ou measure the dedication o alumni musicians? Graduates o the musicdepartment travel back to campus toperorm together once again.
By MARCOS VALERIO ’06
Hawk Sports Center
The Last Word
About Our Cover
Sr. Carol Sellman joins Freshmen Nancy Murillo and Khalid Habib in SaintFrancis Courtyard. As HNU celebrates 140 years in Oakland this edition o HNU Today explores how the vision o Mother Marie Rose continues totransorm today’s students through the values o diversity, aith, leadershipdevelopment and social justice.
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