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Holy Cross Breaks Participation Records with ‘Give Purple’ Challenge

More than 6,200 donors contribute $1.94 million for all aspects of life on campus

In the days and hours leading up to the College’s first-ever weekend fundraising challenge, one question was on everyone’s mind: Could the Holy....

Kiplinger’s Ranks Holy Cross No. 29 ‘Best Value’ Liberal Arts College

College also ranks No. 8 on Kiplinger's list of 'Colleges Where Students Graduate in 4 Years'

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine has ranked the College of the Holy Cross No. 29 among all liberal arts colleges and No. 48 overall among all....

Worcester Mayor Announces Rivalry Day in Support of Holy Cross vs. Boston University

Mayor Joseph M. Petty announced today that Dec. 30, 2015, is Rivalry Day in the City of Worcester. Boston University travels into Worcester to face....

Crusaders to Bench for a Cure on Dec. 11

Holy Cross Lift Strong

The eighth annual Benching for Breast Cancer fundraising event will take place on Friday, Dec. 11, at 5:30 p.m. in the Hart Center varsity weight....

Athletics to Honor 2005-06 Team that Delivered Biggest Upset in NCAA Hockey History

Ceremony will mark the 10th anniversary of team that defeated No. 1 seed Minnesota

The Holy Cross men’s hockey team, which is celebrating its 50th Anniversary season this year, is holding its Alumni Weekend on Friday and Saturday,....

Holy Cross Student Creates Hope for Children in his Community

Many people want to help others, but few know how. The logistics and obstacles that go into helping the community can be overwhelming, but....

Holy Cross Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams Set to Open Seasons on Nov. 13 at Marist and Penn State

Men’s Basketball The Holy Cross men’s basketball team will begin the 2015-16 season when it travels to Marist College for a 7 p.m. game on....

Renovation and Expansion of Hart Center to Begin

The College of the Holy Cross announced today that it has raised the required two-thirds of the estimated construction costs for the renovation and....

Holy Cross Athletics Ranks Third in the Country in Graduation Success Rate

The College of the Holy Cross’ athletic teams are tied for third in the nation with an overall graduation rate of 98 percent, according to the....

John’s Brothers Thriving for 15 Years

For the past 15 years, the Holy Cross men’s lacrosse team has participated in the Big Brothers Big Sisters Program in honor of its teammate John....
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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....


‘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....


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....