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HNU historical mural in Hester Building

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.    

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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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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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