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Liberating the Spirit in Oakland Since 1868 - The Inauguration of William J. Hynes, Ph.D.

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Presidential History

  • 2010 WILLIAM J. HYNES, PH.D.
  • 1999 ROSEMARIE NASSIF, SSND
  • 1997 NEIL THORBURN, INTERIM
  • 1992 MARY ALICE MUELLERLEILE
  • 1982 SR. LOIS MACGILLIVRAY
  • 1972 SR. M. IRENE WOODWARD
  • 1965 SR. M. AMBROSE DEVEREUX
  • 1961 SR. JOAN MARIE MCCARTHY
  • 1954 SR. IMELDA MARIA DUNN
  • 1953 SR. M. FRANCIS RAPHAEL MCCARTHY
  • 1950 SR. M. MADELEINE ROSE ASHTON (Local Superior)
  • 1944 SR. M. ROSE EMANUELLA BRENNAN (Local Superior)
  • 1941 SR. M. LOYOLA CARNES (Local Superior)
  • 1938 SR. M. ALOYSE* (Local Superior)
  • 1937 SR. CATHERINE OF SIENA* (Local Superior)
  • 1929 SR. M. REDEMPTA SPRAGUE (Provincial Superior, 1929-1938)
  • 1926 SR. M. ANGELINE (Provincial Superior, 1921-1929)

* based on signatures on diplomas; the last three Local Superiors had doctorates and took control of the College, whereas their predecessors left actual administration to the Academic Deans; the Junior college diplomas appear to have been signed by the Local Superior, as President of the College, and by the Provincial superior, as President of the Board of Trustees; bachelor diplomas were always signed by the Dean and by the President of the College.

Office of the President
3500 Mountain Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94619
Phone: (510) 436-1520
hynes@hnu.edu

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