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05/19/15

Holy Cross Receives STARTALK Grant for the Fourth Year in Row

Holy Cross has been awarded a $90,000 STARTALK grant to convene a 10-day summer residential program on literacy development in Chinese as a foreign....
04/29/15

The Clash of the Crusaders: An Ancient Greek Spring Weekend 2015

Classes are almost over, and the school year is winding down. That means it’s time for spring weekend, April 30-May 4. Thursday, April 30 Spring....
04/21/15

Wall Street Journal Columnist Jason Riley to Give Talk on Race Relations and Law Enforcement

Jason L. Riley, senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, Wall Street Journal columnist, and a frequent contributor to Fox News,....
04/15/15

Holy Cross Community Members Prepare for the Boston Marathon

As participants finish their final week of training and Boston readies itself for thousands of spectators, College of the Holy Cross community....
04/07/15

Holy Cross to Host 43rd Annual Classics Day for High School Students

The College of the Holy Cross will hold its 43rd annual Classics Day on Thursday, April 16. The day features a series of events relating to both the....
04/02/15

App to Help Students Study Takes First Prize in College Shark Tank Competition

WiGo CEO and former Holy Cross student Ben Kaplan among judging panel

On Thursday, March 26, the College of the Holy Cross hosted its third annual “Shark Tank” competition, based on the popular television show.....
03/27/15

Holy Cross Announces Holy Week and Easter Services

Holy Cross will be holding Holy Week and Easter services over the next several days. April 2 Holy Thursday Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7....
03/25/15

Student Profile: Sheila Namirembe ’15

'Next year I am pursuing my Ph.D. in organic chemistry to work to discover new drugs to combat tropical diseases.'

NAME Sheila Namirembe ’15 HOMETOWN Kampala, Uganda ACADEMICS Chemistry major ACTIVITIES Multicultural Peer Educators, Interfaith Prayer Council,....
03/11/15

President-elect of American Medical Association and Holy Cross Alumnus to Reflect on Liberal Arts Education

Steven J. Stack, President-elect of the American Medical Association (AMA) and a member of the College of the Holy Cross class of 1994, will return....
02/05/15

Holy Cross Students Share Research at Largest Mathematics Meeting in the World

Six seniors presented posters of their work at the Joint Mathematics Meeting (JMM), the largest mathematics meeting in the world, in San Antonio on....
02/03/15

Students Danced the Night Away to Benefit Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

On Jan. 24 and 25, approximately 150 students, staff, and alumni at the College of the Holy Cross danced the night away in the Hogan Campus Center....
01/23/15

Matheson Weighs Pros and Cons of Boston as 2024 Olympic Bid

Massachusetts is buzzing with excitement over the announcement made last week by the U.S. Olympic Committee that made Boston its city of choice for....
01/23/15

Alternate College Theatre Presents Musical Comedy ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’

The Alternate College Theatre (ACT) at the College of the Holy Cross will present “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” directed by Julia....
01/16/15

Holy Cross Presents the Seelos Film Series for Spring 2015

The following films will be shown in the Seelos Theater at the College of the Holy Cross. All films are free and open to the public on a first-come,....
12/22/14

Holy Cross Students Thrive in Local Communities

Fall Break Immersion Program

Beginning in 2010, the Chaplains’ Office at the College of the Holy Cross instituted the Fall Break Immersion Program. The program provides....
12/15/14

Holy Cross Ranks First in Long-Term Study Abroad Participation

The College of the Holy Cross holds the number one ranking among baccalaureate institutions in the United States for long-term study abroad programs,....
12/05/14

Student Profile: Payton Shubrick ’15

'I wanted a competitive, Division I athletic conference coupled with rigorous academics'

NAME Payton Shubrick ’15 HOMETOWN Springfield, Mass. ACADEMICS Political science with concentrations in Africana Studies and Peace and Conflict....
11/14/14

28 Holy Cross Students Inducted into Jesuit Honor Society

Twenty-eight students from the class of 2015 at the College of the Holy Cross were inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, the Jesuit honor society, on October....
10/27/14

Holy Cross Theatre Department to Perform Postmodern Comedy ‘Cloud 9’

The department of theatre at the College of the Holy Cross will present their fall production “Cloud 9,” written by Charyl Churchill and directed....
10/16/14

Holy Cross Dining Receives Awards for Catering

College of the Holy Cross Dining has received both a bronze award and honorable mention for catering in the NACUFS (National Association of College....
10/01/14

Holy Cross to Host First Annual New England Collegiate Marching Band Festival

On Sunday, Oct. 5 neighboring collegiate marching bands will join together for the first annual New England Collegiate Marching Band Festival. The....
09/30/14

Noted Catholic Author to Discuss Capitalism and the Church

Joseph Pearce, writer in residence at Aquinas College in Nashville, Tenn., and director of the Aquinas Center for Faith and Culture, will give a....
09/29/14

Working For Worcester, WSGA, and Holy Cross Running Club Announces Fall 5K

The Working for Worcester project, the Worcester Student Government Association (WSGA), and the Holy Cross Running Club present the first annual....
09/24/14

Internationally Renowned Organist and Cornettist to Perform as Part of Chapel Artists Series

Liuwe Tamminga, a renowned organist, and Bruce Dickey, an award-winning cornettist, will perform as part of the Chapel Artists Series on Sunday, Oct.....
09/22/14

Teach For America Ranks Holy Cross as a Top Contributor for Sixth Year in a Row

For the sixth year in a row, the College of the Holy Cross is a top contributor to Teach For America, a nonprofit organization that sends graduating....
09/12/14

Italian Organist to Make American Debut at Opening of the Holy Cross Chapel Artists Series

Italian organist Andrea Toschi will make his American debut as he kicks off the 2014-15 College of the Holy Cross Chapel Artists Series on Sunday,....
05/29/14

Holy Cross Receives STARTALK Grant for Third Year in a Row

Holy Cross has been awarded a  $90,000 STARTALK grant to convene a 10-day summer residential program on literacy development in Chinese as a foreign....
05/16/14

Holy Cross Music Prof. Wins Esteemed Composer Award

Chris Arrell, assistant professor of music at the College of the Holy Cross, was recently awarded the distinguished Ettelson Composer Award for his....
04/24/14

Holy Cross Students to Host Relay for Life

On Friday, April 25, the College of the Holy Cross community will participate in the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life, a fundraising and....
04/04/14

Author Siri Hustvedt to give Annual “Vocation of the Writer” Lecture

Siri Hustvedt, American novelist and essayist, will give a lecture as part of the Working Writers Series at 7:30 p.m. in Rehm Library.  The event,....
03/25/14

Holy Cross Announces Faculty Promotions

The following members of the College of the Holy Cross faculty have been promoted to the rank of associate professor with tenure. Renee Lynn Beard,....
03/20/14

Holy Cross Student Presents Research to Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society

Research was conducted during the summer of 2013 as part of the College’s Summer Internship Program

At the winter meeting of the Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society (PVSS) in Steamboat Springs, Colo. on Jan. 30, Stephanie Carvalho ’14, a pre-med....
03/18/14

New York Times Columnist to Give Annual Jenks Chair Lecture

Samuel G. Freedman, an award-winning author, columnist, and professor, will give a reading as part of the Working Writers Series on Thursday, March....
03/13/14

College Community Remembers Rev. Joseph T. O’Callahan, S.J.

50th anniversary observance to include wreath-laying ceremony and presentation by Dr. John Satterfield

On Tuesday, March 18, the College of the Holy Cross will mark the 50th anniversary of the passing of Rev. Joseph T. O’Callahan, S.J., a Navy....
03/04/14

Award Winning Poet Gail Mazur to Give Reading as Part of the Working Writers Series

Poet Gail Mazur will give a reading as part of the Working Writers Series at 7:30 p.m. in Levis Browsing Room in Dinand Library.  The event,....
02/21/14

Nineteen Holy Cross Students Publish Op-Eds in Media Outlets Across the Country as Part of Economics Class

Huffington Post, Boston Herald and Hartford Courant among outlets

Bryan Engelhardt, professor of economics at the College of the Holy Cross, challenged his students in his Principles of Microeconomics class to take....
02/04/14

Holy Cross Black Student Union to Host Black History Month Events

The Black Student Union (BSU) at the College of the Holy Cross, a student organization that promotes unity among the black community at Holy Cross,....
01/14/14

Chaplains’ Office to Host Third Annual Multifaith Community Prayer Service

On the afternoon that spring semester classes begin, the chaplain’s office will host its third annual Multifaith Community Prayer to celebrate the....
01/13/14

Holy Cross Presents the Seelos Film Series for Spring 2014

The following films will be shown at the Seelos Theater at the College of the Holy Cross.  All films are free and open to the public on a....
12/10/13

Women’s Basketball to Host Third Annual ‘Get Fit with the Crusaders Day’

More than 1,000 local school children to watch Crusaders take on Bobcats

On Wednesday, Dec. 18, the College of the Holy Cross women’s basketball program will host its third annual “Get Fit with the Crusaders....
12/05/13

Holy Cross Professor Publishes Book on Men’s Health

Book signing to be held Dec. 21 at Tatnuck Booksellers

What’s the secret to living the healthiest lifestyle?  The three-legged stool.  Found in “A Man’s Guide to Healthy Living,” co-written by....
12/03/13

Holy Cross Balinese Gamelan Orchestra to Present Concert Directed by Distinguished Visiting Artist

The Holy Cross departments of theatre and music present their famed Balinese gamelan orchestra, Gamelan Gita Sari, under the directorship of visiting....
11/22/13

Charles Carroll Program Expands with Help From a Generous Alumnus

The Charles Carroll Program at the College of the Holy Cross is expanding its programming this year thanks to a generous gift from alumnus Robert....
11/15/13

Pulitzer Prize Winner Junot Diaz to Give Reading as Part of the Working Writers Series

Junot Diaz, an award-winning Dominican-American creative writer, will give a reading as part of the Working Writers Series on Thursday, Nov. 21 at....
11/12/13

14 Holy Cross Graduates Serve As Jesuit Volunteers

College ranks fourth nationwide for alumni service in Corps

Fourteen College of the Holy Cross alumni have answered the call to serve. They are currently working in locations around the world as Jesuit....
11/01/13

First-Year Students Participate in Scavenger Hunt to Learn About Worcester

How much do you really know about the City of Worcester?  Did you know the company that produced the first Valentine is located in the City or that....
10/25/13

New York Philharmonic to Broadcast Concert Featuring Works by Osvaldo Golijov

There will be an encore presentation made available of acclaimed composer and Holy Cross professor Osvaldo Golijov’s “Last Round,”....
09/12/13

The Holy Cross Music Department Announces the Fall 2013 Concert Series

The music department at the College of the Holy Cross will present the following musical performances on campus throughout the fall semester. All....
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02/23/17

‘How the Trump-Russia Election Controversy Only Makes Putin Stronger’

Fortune

After the resignation of national security advisor Michael Flynn, Cynthia Hooper, associate professor of history and director of Russian and Eastern....

02/23/17

Holy Cross Ranks No. 2 on ‘10 Best Roman Catholic Colleges in the Country’

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For the second year in a row, the College of the Holy Cross ranks No. 2 among the 10 best Roman Catholic colleges in the country, according to USA....

02/15/17

Margaret Peterlin ’93 Joins State Department as Secretary Rex Tillerson’s Chief of Staff

The Washington Post

Maintaining a cohesive team at the State Department is critical to the agency’s future success, writes Josh Rogin, a columnist for the Global....