Check out the historical mural in the Michael and Maureen Hester Administration Building that documents HNU’s story—from the arrival of the first Sisters to the establishment of the college and its relocation to the Oakland Hills.
Bob Yaryan, professor of art, engages HNU community members in a lively conversation.
The text below is an excerpt of an interview with Sister Barbara Williams conducted on September 28, 2012, by Assistant Professor Anastasia Prentiss and Sister Carol Sellman. Minor edits have been made for clarity.
Foreign students at Holy Names in the fall of 1964 included visitors from Wales, Trinidad, Kenya, and Singapore.
Next time you visit Cushing Library on the Holy Names campus, look for the display case in tribute to HNU alumna Margaret Mealey, Class of 1933. Above, she is pictured (in the white hat) with President John F. Kennedy at the 1963 signing of the Equal Pay Bill for Women.