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is a private, our-year,co-ed, Catholic university located on 60 woodedacres in the hills o Oakland, Caliornia. An academiccommunity committed to the ull developmento each student, HNU oers a liberal educationrooted in the Catholic tradition, empowering adiverse student body or leadership and servicein a diverse world.
strengthens the shared connectionbetween alumni, the University and the com-munity. The magazine is published two times ayear or the University’s alumni and riends bythe Oce o Institutional Advancement. Thediverse opinions expressed in HNU Today do notnecessarily represent the views o the editors norpolices o Holy Names University.Comments or the editor may 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
sr. Carol sllman
Vice President or Mission Eectiveness
Alumn excut Board PrdntJul echanz ’75
Pat Prdnt Board PrdntMaura Kll Kobrln ’84
HNU TODAy sTAFF
suan eggtt ’02
Rcardo Marquz ’07
Grgor Colman ’07Ann Dunlap-Kahrn ’88Bora Kara ’06Rcardo Marquz ’07sr. Carol sllman ’69, ’78 MMClar Tra ’08Marco valro ’06
Tana Da ’06shar Clland
VOL. XXV No. 1
Technological Advances In Placeto Strengthen Alumni Community
The creation o a new www.hnu.edu andHoly Names Alumni Link (HNA Link) willstreamline many alumni services andprovide added benefts to alumni.
University donors join with HNU studentscholarship recipients or a luncheoncelebration.
Loyal Alums Leave a Legacy
Alumni husband and wie team rom theClass o 1984 Derril and Maura Koberleininvite other alumni to leave a legacy toHNU.
Kodály Celebrates 40
Sr. Mary Alice Hein ’45 and the KodályProgram celebrate 40 years o innovationsin music education.
A Student Centered Campus
Fundraising is under way or the newStudent Activity Center.
2008 Alumni Award Winners
During HNU’s 140 Anniversary our out-standing Alumni and Faculty were honoredor their commitment to HNU and thecommunity.
Hawk Sports Center
The Last Word
About Our Cover
Members o the Class o 2008, Andrew Wilson, Martha Spivey, Katie Clark,Ryan Fitzpatrick, Jennier Perkins and Tiany Ho put their heads together, asHoly Names University embarks upon a campaign to transorm the rst ooro Brennan Hall into a Student Center ocused on student success programsand services. Cover photo by Tiana Davis ’06.
FALL 2008 | HNU ODAY