NAME Inez Asante ’16
HOMETOWN Plainsboro, N.J.
STUDIES Political science with educational studies minor and Africana studies concentration
WHY SHE CHOSE HOLY CROSS “During an alumni interview, my interviewer talked about how 25 of his Holy Cross classmates had attended his wedding and that struck me as fantastic. When I visited, the community feel was unbelievable and Holy Cross alumni really do bleed purple.”
ACTIVITIES Cheerleading, Admissions Outreach Program and Student Programs for Urban Development
WHAT SHE’S MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO “Immersing myself into the Holy Cross culture. I want to be really involved while challenging myself academically and meeting different people.”
WHY SHE’S BLOGGING “I want prospective students to understand everyday life at the College. During my college process I really wanted a taste of what was to come in the next year, and by blogging I can help those who are going through the same thing I was going through just last year. I hope they can get a better sense of what Holy Cross is like through the blog!”
Local Paper Highlights Holy Cross on Jeopardy
Telegram & Gazette
The College of the Holy Cross’ 11 appearances on Jeopardy! were featured in the Telegram & Gazette twice in one day last week. In one story, “I’ll take Holy...07/26/16
Congressman McGovern Recognizes Chick Weiss’ Career Before Congress
In his recent remarks to Congress, Rep. Jim McGovern honored Charles “Chick” Weiss for his 41-year career at College of the Holy Cross and his contributions to the City...07/18/16
Holy Cross Professor Helps Demystify How America Views Medicated Children
Pacific Standard | The Week
The Pacific Standard picked the brain of Ara Francis, assistant professor of sociology at the College of the Holy Cross, to myth-bust the way America understands...