Around Campus

Sister Act
Sister ActHoly Names University is fortunate to have Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary (SNJMs) on campus. Through their teaching and service, they play a crucial role in advancing the mission of the University. The SNJMs have been the pillar of HNU since its founding in 1868.

Alumni Association Welcomes the Class of 2017
Alumni Association Welcomes the Class of 2017On May 10, following commencement rehearsals, the HNU Alumni Association hosted a wine, cheese, and cake (of course!) reception to welcome the Class of 2017 to its ranks.

Save the Date: Homecoming 2017
Save the Date: Homecoming 2017Mark your calendars! Homecoming this year is Friday and Saturday, November 3 and 4. We will celebrate all alumni, and will honor those classes ending in '7' (1947, 1957, 1967, 1977, 1987, 1997, 2007) as they celebrate milestone reunions.

HNU in the Community

A Global Criminal Justice Perspective
A Global Criminal Justice PerspectiveIn May, Carina Gallo, PhD, assistant professor of criminology, traveled to Stockholm University to present a paper titled Gaining a Global Criminal Justice Perspective: A computer supported collaboration between students in Sweden and the United States.

Giving News

Class of 2017: Paying it Forward
Class of 2017: Paying it ForwardDuring their final weeks at HNU, the Class of 2017 made a thoughtful gift to the University: Together, they raised funds to help a disadvantaged student purchase books and supplies this fall.

CIC Intergenerational Connections Grant
President Watson was notified by the CIC Intergenerational Connections Grant that Holy Names University was selected from an applicant pool of more than 90 institutions to receive an award in the amount of $13,000 from CIC's Intergenerational Connections: Students Serving Older Adults program supported by the AARP Foundation. Lizbeth J. Martin, PhD, extends her thanks to Praba Koomson, assistant professor of nursing, for initiating the pursuit of the CIC grant.

On The Field

Holy Names University Golf Qualified for the NCAA Division II South Central/West Regional
Holy Names University Golf Qualified for the NCAA Division II South Central/West RegionalOn Friday, April 28, the Holy Names University Golf team learned that it qualified for the NCAA Division II South Central/West Regional. As the University is in its first year as an active NCAA Division II member, this was the first NCAA postseason berth awarded to an athletic team at HNU based on regular season performance.

HNU Athletics adds Track & Field
Holy Names University will be adding Men's and Women's Outdoor Track & Field, Effective for the 2017 - 2018 academic year. HNU will compete as a member of the Pacific West Conference within NCAA Division II. Initially, the Hawks will only compete in running events, but will implement field events in fall 2018.

Upcoming Events

New Student Orientation
Saturday, August 19, 2017
4:00 pm

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