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Dominican University of California- San Rafael, California

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets –

“Dominican was founded in 1890 by the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael who quickly established a flourishing school and college on the site the university currently occupies.  The college was the first in California to award a B.A. degree to women and remained active and progressive, becoming fully coeducational in 1970.  The heritage of the Dominican Sisters is kept alive in the unaffiliated university’s mascot – the Penguin. The title of the campus newspaper?  The Habit…”

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1 comment for “Dominican University of California- San Rafael, California

  1. Elizabeth Parrish
    March 28, 2012 at 10:32 pm

    My son is a Senior at Dominican University, San Rafael, CA., and is the current ASDU President. He just loves the school and and everything about it. I was just telling my son that I was going to be a little saddend after graduation this coming May. 2012 , I too love the school. He assured me that he’s graduating, but he will always be involved with Dominican University, so I feel much better. Oh and I’m gonna buy the book and spread the word about it too 🙂
    God Bless

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