NAME Allison Denton ’16
HOMETOWN West Hartford, Conn.
STUDIES English and Spanish double major
WHY SHE CHOSE HOLY CROSS “I wanted to go to a school with a strong sense of community. When I visited Holy Cross, the campus felt like home and has ever since.”
ACTIVITIES The Agency, Big Brothers Big Sisters through Student Programs for Urban Development, Office of Admissions, Spanish Club, Spring Break Immersion Program, El Salvador International Immersion Program
HER FAVORITE SPOT ON CAMPUS “My dorm, Lehy Hall, because it feels like home and I’m surrounded by my close friends.”
WHY SHE’S INSTAGRAMMING “To share the day-to-day beauty of the Holy Cross campus and community with others.”
Alumnus and Wife Named to 50 Most-Generous Philanthropist List for Record-Setting Gift to College
Chronicle of Philanthropy
When you read the Chronicle of Philanthropy’s “Philanthropy 50,” a special issue, which ranks the country’s 50 most-generous philanthropists of the year, you will...02/04/16
‘What I’m Reading: The Need and the Blessing of Prayer’
The Chronicle of Higher Education
In a piece for the Chronicle of Higher Education, Frank Vellaccio, senior vice president of the College of the Holy Cross, talks about his need for prayer as the College...02/02/16
Holy Cross Ranks Among Princeton Review’s Top ‘Colleges That Pay You Back’
The College of the Holy Cross is one of the nation’s best colleges for students seeking great academics, outstanding career preparation, and generous financial aid –...