Author Archives: Deirdre Spencer

About Deirdre Spencer

Deirdre Spencer, a graphic designer, is the Web Manager for Holy Names University in Oakland, CA. With substantial freelance and agency experience designing print and web marketing collateral, she has worked with a wide range of clients, including visual effects companies, museums and other non-profit organizations, Bay Area cities and schools, best-selling authors, and Silicon Valley start-ups.

Fifty years ago this week…

A warm congratulations to our Class of 2012, graduating this Saturday, May 12. Today we share with you this image of the Class of 1962 celebrating their Commencement in the then-new Corrigan Courtyard. How many of you from that Class … Continue reading

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The art of Louisa Jenkins’ Sophia Mural

The Spring 2012 issue of CA Modern, a magazine on Californian Mid-Century Modern architecture published by the Eichler Network, features a fascinating and colorful story on the art of mosaics, “Art Goes to Pieces.” In it, Senior Staff Writer David … Continue reading

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Preserving Historical HNU wins a Horizon Interactive Award

The Horizon Interactive Awards, a leading international interactive media awards competition, announced the 2011 award winners to highlight this year’s “best of the best” in interactive media production. We’re delighted that this blog was recognized with a Bronze award. A … Continue reading

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College of the Holy Names old tennis courts

The Valley Center for the Performing Arts was constructed on this location in 1994.

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College of the Holy Names Physics Lab

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College of the Holy Names card players

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College of the Holy Names new campus in the Oakland hills

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Color photo of College of the Holy Names at Lake Merritt

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Mr Raskob walks with alumnae

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College of the Holy Names dorm room, 1964

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