Since graduating in 2001, Michael Stout has been making waves within the Video Game Industry. Mike recently authored a featured article for Gamasutra. com, the online version of Game Developer Magazine and is frequently referenced across the blog-sphere as a “veteran video game designer”.
President William J. Hynes, Ph.D. reached the 45-day mark as Holy Names University’s 17th President on September 14th. Since he assumed office on August 1st, his time has been filled with high energy, new ideas and substantive community dialogue.
From SoccerAmerica’s College Soccer Reporter:
Keeper takes to field, scores with bicycle kick
Sabel Maguire is the starting goalkeeper for Holy Names but when she got some action as a field player scored on a bicycle kick.
Holy Names University celebrated its 37th Annual Alumni Awards Ceremony on Friday, October 1, 2010.
Holy Names University will host a mayoral forum on Thursday, October 21, from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. in its Valley Center for the Performing Arts. Sponsors for the event include The League of Women Voters of Oakland (LWV), the Bay Area Black Journalists Association (BABJA) and Comcast.
HNU students are taking an active role in the event, offering official hosting duties to the candidates in the Holy Names tradition of Radical Hospitality.
In his first public appearance as President of Holy Names University (HNU), Dr. Bill Hynes led incoming students through “The Rite of Passage” ceremony on Saturday, August 21. The Rite of Passage is a part of the orientation activities for students and celebrates and symbolizes the beginning of their educational journey by climbing from the bottom of the campus to the top.
Dr. Hynes joined HNU on Monday, August 1, as the 17th President of the University. His record of achievement, his ideals for academic excellence and his respect for the values of the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary makes him uniquely qualified to serve as HNU’s President. He has had a distinguished academic career and has exceptional administrative and leadership skills.
Sister Marcia Frideger, S.N.J.M., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Business and Chairperson of the Department of Business, has been selected to be part of a five-person Province Leadership Team for the U.S – Ontario Province of the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary.
Message from Ronald V. Rosequist, Chairman, Board of Trustees
On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I am pleased to announce that William J. Hynes, Ph.D., will become Holy Names University’s 17th President on August 1, 2010. Dr. Hynes will succeed Sr. Rosemarie Nassif, SSND, Ph.D., who has served as HNU’s president for 11 years.