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05/13/14

Holy Cross Baseball Program Hosts Clinic for Military Families

Team raises more than $1,500 for Massachusetts General Hospital's Home Base Program

The baseball team at the College of the Holy Cross recently hosted two events for military families.  On April 19, the team hosted Military....
05/08/14

Holy Cross Senior Theatre Majors Plan to Take on New Stages Post-Graduation

Two College of the Holy Cross’ senior theatre majors, Shannon LoCascio ’14 and Patrick Simas ’14, will continue their passion for acting in....
04/28/14

Holy Cross Student Athletes Host Sixth Annual Date Auction

Proceeds Benefit St. John’s Food Pantry in Worcester

The College of the Holy Cross’ Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) hosted its 2014 Date Auction to raise funds for the local nonprofit, St.....
04/22/14

Holy Cross is One of Eight New England Institutions to Receive One-Stop Shop Certification

The College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass., has achieved One-Stop Shop Certification from the Association of Collegiate Conference and Events....
04/15/14

Assistant Professor of English Receives Grant to Pursue Groundbreaking Project in Transgender Historical Research

K.J. Rawson, assistant professor of English at the College of the Holy Cross, was one of seven winners of the 2013-14 American Council of Learned....
04/07/14

Recent Holy Cross Alumnus Matthew Helfer ’12 to Appear on Criminal Minds April 9

Theatre major says Mount. St. James Prepared him for career in Hollywood

Recent College of the Holy Cross graduate and theatre major, Matthew Helfer ’12, will make his first television role appearance on the hit CBS show....
04/07/14

Holy Cross to Host Record Number of High School Students for Classics Day

The College of the Holy Cross will hold its 42nd annual Classics Day on Thursday, April 10. The day features a series of events relating to both the....
03/31/14

Theatre Department to Perform Sophocles’ Towering Tragedy ‘Antigone’

The department of theatre at the College of the Holy Cross will present the classic Greek tragedy “Antigone,” written by Sophocles and directed....
03/26/14

Eastern Economic Journal Recognizes Two Holy Cross Economics Professors

Recent articles were included among the top 20 most downloaded articles for the journal

Melissa Boyle, associate professor of economics, and David Schap, professor of economics, have been named 5th and 11th respectively on the Eastern....
03/17/14

Holy Cross Chamber Orchestra To Perform in Second Annual Worcester Symphonic Concert at Mechanics Hall

Eighteen members of the College of the Holy Cross’ Chamber Orchestra will perform in collaboration with several Worcester cultural organizations....
03/13/14

Five Holy Cross Employees Honored for Outstanding Service

Five employees of the College of the Holy Cross have received 2013 Claire B. Burns Awards. The awards program, now in its 16th year, was established....
03/07/14

Holy Cross’ Chamber Orchestra, College Choir, and Chamber Singers Present “Classics”

For the first time in recent history, the College of the Holy Cross’ Chamber Orchestra, College Choir, and Chamber Singers will perform together on....
02/04/14

Holy Cross Dance Marathon Raises More Than $40,000 for Pediatric AIDS

On Jan. 25 and 26, approximately 250 students, staff and alumni at the College of the Holy Cross danced the night away in the Hogan Campus Center....
02/03/14

Holy Cross’ Alternate College Theatre (ACT) Performs “Merrily We Roll Along”

The College of the Holy Cross’ Alternate College Theatre (ACT) is proud to present their spring show “Merrily We Roll Along,” directed by Conor....
01/30/14

Holy Cross Music Department Announces Concert Schedule for Spring 2014

The music department at the College of the Holy Cross will present the following musical performances on campus throughout the spring 2014 semester.....
01/27/14

Holy Cross’ Moot Court Finishes 2013-2014 Competition Season with Success

Six members of the Holy Cross Moot Court team traveled to the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University for the annual....
11/27/13

Holy Cross Students to Participate in Sixth Annual Benching for Breast Cancer Fundraiser

Event organizer Michelle McGahan '15 is raising awareness in memory of her mother

The sixth annual Benching for Breast Cancer Fundraiser will take place Friday, Dec. 6 at 5:30 p.m. in the Hart Center’s Varsity Weight Room at the....
11/25/13

Through Washington Semester, a First-Hand Look at Congress

Michelle Moreno-Silva ’15, a political science major from Pawtucket, R.I., recently completed a twelve-week internship through the Congressional....
11/14/13

Holy Cross’ Alternate College Theatre Performs “How I Learned to Drive”

The College of the Holy Cross’ Alternate College Theatre (ACT) will present “How I Learned to Drive,” written by Paula Vogel and directed by....
11/13/13

Holy Cross Presents a Spiritual Vietnamese Musical Experience ‘Three Rivers, One Source’

“Three Rivers, One Source,” a performance of traditional Vietnamese music, will be held on Friday, Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. in Brooks Concert Hall at....
11/07/13

Three Holy Cross Students Help Launch Youth Leadership Program in Worcester

Last month, three College of the Holy Cross students, in conjunction with the South Worcester Neighborhood Improvement Corp. (SWNIC) launched its....
11/06/13

Holy Cross Students Take Advantage of Fall Break

Whether the opportunity is sponsored through the chaplains’ office, the pre-business program, or the theatre department, many students across class....
11/05/13

Marine Geologist to Give Lecture on Marine Effects of Carbon Dioxide

Marine geologist Justin Ries will give a lecture titled “’Marine calcification in a high-CO2 world” as part of the Schaeffer Family Seminar....
11/01/13

28 Holy Cross Students Inducted into Jesuit Honor Society

Twenty-eighty students from the class of 2014 at the College of the Holy Cross were inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, the Jesuit honor society, on....
10/31/13

Holy Cross Psychology Professor Helps Lead a $1.4 Million Grant

Richard Schmidt, professor of psychology at the College of the Holy Cross, is one of two principal investigators on a project titled “Modeling the....
10/22/13

Holy Cross Faculty and Students Participate in a Rare Research Excursion at Sea

College looks to build relationship with SEA Semester program

Thirty-six College of the Holy Cross faculty and students from various disciplines sailed aboard the SSV Corwith Cramer, one of Sea Education....
10/07/13

Working Writers Series Presents Pulitzer Prize Finalist Lee Martin

Author Lee Martin will be holding two events on Thursday, October 24 as part of the Working Writers Series. The first is a discussion of the....
10/01/13

Ecologist to Give Talk on ‘The Role of Science in the Management of National Parks’

Ecologist Steven C. Fradkin will be give a lecture titled “The Role of Science in the Management of National Parks” on Oct. 3 at 4 p.m. in Smith....
09/30/13

Holy Cross Visual Arts Professor’s Photo Work on Display in Boston

'Hide and Seek' exhibit open at Gold Gallery

New work by David Gyscek ’96, visiting assistant professor of visual arts at the College of the Holy Cross, is on display in an exhibit titled....
09/27/13

World Trust Filmmaker Continues Holy Cross’ 40 Years of Coeducation Celebration

Shakti Butler, Ph. D. will be giving a lecture to discuss her latest film “Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequity” on Thursday,....
09/23/13

Organist Joel Bacon to Kick Off Holy Cross’ Annual Chapel Artists Series

Joel Bacon will be the 2013-2014 academic year’s first organist of the Holy Cross Chapel Artists Series at the College of the Holy Cross’ St.....
09/19/13

Acclaimed American Poet and Translator Holds Reading for Working Writers Series

David Ferry, acclaimed American poet and translator, will be conducting a reading on Thursday, September 26 in the Rehm Library at 7:30 p.m. The....
09/17/13

Fourteen Holy Cross Graduates Join Teach For America

For the fifth year in a row, the College of the Holy Cross is a top contributor to Teach For America, a nonprofit organization that sends graduating....
09/16/13

Michael Greve Speaks at College’s Annual Observance of Constitution Day

Michael Greve, professor of law at George Mason University, will give a talk titled “The Genius of the Constitution” on Sept. 18 at 4 p.m. in the....
09/04/13

Holy Cross Creative Writing Professors Launch Annual Working Writers Series

On Thursday, September 12, the Working Writers Series will be showcasing the work of the College of the Holy Cross’s W. H. Jenks Chair in....
04/08/13

Pink Revolution to Hold Panel on Advancements in Breast Cancer

Panelists are all prominent Holy Cross alumni; Event part of anniversary celebration of women on campus

Pink Revolution will host a panel as part of its Health & Wellness Series titled “Opening Doors: Advancements in Breast Cancer & Beyond”....
04/05/13

Rapper Mac Miller to Headline Spring Concert at Holy Cross

Rapper Mac Miller will headline this year’s Spring Concert at the College of the Holy Cross on May 6 at 8 p.m. in the Hart Recreation Center.....
03/26/13

Alumna and Harvard Prof. Nancy Cook ’76 to Give Annual Mathematics Lecture at Holy Cross

Event part of 40th anniversary celebration of women at College

Nancy Romanowicz Cook ’76, a biostatistician and professor in the department of Medicine at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital and Harvard....
02/27/13

A City of Ruins is a Treasure for Holy Cross’ Art History Students

For students in professor Virginia Raguin’s art history Senior Concentration Seminar, the German city of Cologne—where evidence of World War II....
02/25/13

Mock Trial Team Sweeps Regional Competition

On Feb. 24, the Holy Cross Mock Trial team earned a peerless 8-0 score in the regional tournament of the American Mock Trial Association (AMTA) at....
11/07/12

Junior in Washington Semester Program Witnesses History in the Making

Bovat ’14 tracks election results at NBC

The moment the first two state polls closed at 6 p.m., the news desk managers and I kicked into high gear as we zipped our eyes from computer screen....
05/10/12

Student Environmental Group Transforms Trash into Treasure

Eco-Action, a student-run environmental group at the College of the Holy Cross, will sponsor “Trash or Treasure,” from Friday, May 11 to....
04/20/12

Holy Cross Student Scholars to Present at Annual Academic Conference

As the academic year concludes, the College of the Holy Cross will host its annual Academic Conference from Wed., April 25 through Sat., April 28.....
04/12/12

Holy Cross Theater Department to Premiere Original Production ‘Shackled Spirits’

The College of the Holy Cross theatre department will present an original multi-media dance-drama titled “Shackled Spirits” directed by Lynn....
04/05/12

Internationally Renowned Organist David Briggs to Close Holy Cross Chapel Artist Series

Internationally renowned organist David Briggs will be performing on Sunday, April 29 at 3 p.m. in St. Joseph Memorial Chapel at the College of the....
04/04/12

Techno Deejay Girl Talk to Headline Annual Spring Concert

Girl Talk, a techno deejay, will be headlining the Spring Concert at the College of the Holy Cross on Monday, May 7 in the Hart Center. Doors will....
04/04/12

World Premiere by Renowned Composer and Holy Cross Prof. Shirish Korde to Highlight Boston Musica Viva Concert

Boston Musica Viva (BMV), Boston’s first professional contemporary music ensemble, will present a concert titled “Origins,” which will....
03/27/12

Holy Cross to Host Relay for Life

Students anticipate start of big tradition at College

Students at the College of the Holy Cross will host the third annual Relay for Life from 5:45 p.m. on Friday, April 13 to 12 p.m. on Saturday, April....
03/22/12

Washington Semester Prize Winner to Give Lecture on Voter ID

The College of the Holy Cross’ Center for Interdisciplinary and Special Studies has selected James Fisher ‘13, a political science major from....
03/21/12

Holy Cross’ Working Writers Series Presents Fiction Writer Danielle Evans

Fiction writer Danielle Evans will host a discussion of the writer’s craft on Thursday, March 28 at 3:30 p.m. in Fenwick 330 and give a reading as....
03/08/12

Holy Cross’ Moot Court Team Finishes 17th in the Nation

The College of the Holy Cross’ Moot Court team finished up its season as 17th in the nation (top 7%) in the national tournament at the Chapman....
02/29/12

Cutting-Edge Bugallo-Williams Piano Duo to Perform at Holy Cross

The Bugallo-Williams Piano Duo—Helena Bugallo and Amy Williams—will perform a concert of prepared piano music on Tuesday, March 13 at 8 p.m. in....
02/07/12

Holy Cross’ Alternate College Theater Presents the Thrilling Musical ‘Sweeney Todd’

The College of the Holy Cross Alternate College Theater (ACT) presents “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street,” directed by Molly Oliver....
02/07/12

Canadian Organist John Grew to Perform as Part of Holy Cross Chapel Artists Series

Canadian organist John Grew will perform as part of the Chapel Artist Series on Sunday, Feb. 26 at 3 p.m. in St. Joseph Memorial Chapel at the....
02/07/12

Award-Winning Poet to Take Part in Working Writers Series at Holy Cross

Award-winning poet Mary Jo Salter will host a discussion of the writer’s craft at 3:30 p.m. in Fenwick 330, followed by a reading of her poetry as....
12/16/11

Internationally Acclaimed Organist to Perform as Part of Holy Cross Chapel Artists Series

Organist Neil Cockburn (pronounced COH-burn) will perform as part of the Chapel Artist Series on Sunday, Jan. 29 at 3 p.m. in St. Memorial Chapel at....
12/01/11

Holy Cross to Hold Weightlifting Competition to Raise Money for Breast Cancer

All proceeds to go to Pink Revolution

The fourth annual Benching for Breast Cancer fundraising event will take place on Friday, Dec. 9 at 4 p.m. in the Hart Center’s Varsity Weight Room....
11/29/11

Working Writers Series Hosts Panel on Literary Careers

Author Steve Almond and literary agent Betsy Lerner will be featured in a panel on literary careers titled “A Life in Letters” on Thursday, Dec.....
11/22/11

Holy Cross’ Alternate College Theatre Presents Baby with the Bathwater

The Alternate College Theatre (ACT) at the College of the Holy Cross presents Baby with the Bathwater, a comedy by Christopher Durang, directed by....
11/21/11

Holy Cross Math Professor Receives Distinguished Teaching Award

Nine faculty members honored for 25 years of service to the College

David Damiano, associate professor of mathematics, and a member of the College of the Holy Cross faculty since 1984, received the 2011 Distinguished....
11/16/11

Holy Cross Senior Earns Prize for Work in Washington, D.C.

Kristen Russo, a member of the College of the Holy Cross class of 2012, has been selected by the College’s Center for Interdisciplinary and Special....
11/11/11

Holy Cross Students to Hold Fundraiser for Deaf Teen who Lost Battle with Cancer

Frisbees for Fernely Tournament to be held this Saturday, Nov. 12

The American Sign Language Club and the Cures for Kids Club at the College of the Holy Cross will remember and honor Fernely Acosta (July 17, 1994....
11/10/11

Flutist Patricia Spencer to Perform at Holy Cross

Flutist Patricia Spencer will perform a concert titled “The Global Flute” on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 8 p.m. in Brooks Concert Hall at the College of....
11/08/11

28 Holy Cross Students Inducted into Jesuit Honor Society

  Twenty-eighty seniors from the class of 2012 at the College of the Holy Cross were inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, the Jesuit honor society, on....
11/04/11

Award-winning Poet and Translator Rosanna Warren to Give Reading as Part of Working Writers Series

Rosanna Warren, poet and translator, will give a reading as part of the Working Writers Series on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. in Rehm Library at....
10/28/11

Belgium’s Leading Organist to Perform at Holy Cross

Organist Jean Ferrard will perform on Sunday, Nov. 6 at 3 p.m. in St. Joseph Memorial Chapel at the College of the Holy Cross. The concert, which is....
10/26/11

Holy Cross Students Invite Community to Trick-or-Treat on College Hill

The College of the Holy Cross student group S.A.D.E.R. (Student Ambassadors Developing External Relations) will host a Halloween Extravaganza....
10/21/11

Three Holy Cross Seniors Make it to Finals in Business Ethics Competition

Juliana Biolsi ’12 places first in 90-second ethics challenge

Three Holy Cross students were among four teams of finalists in the Intercollegiate Business Ethics Case Competition in Seattle, Wash., last month. ....
10/21/11

First-Year Students Take Part in Inaugural Worcester Immersion Program

Last week during Fall Break, a group of Holy Cross students packed their bags and headed off campus to immerse themselves in a new culture and....
10/19/11

Holy Cross Junior Awarded Scholarship to Pursue Teaching Career in Urban Areas

Zachary Kenny, a member of the class of 2013 and a mathematics major in the Teacher Education Program at the College of the Holy Cross, has been....
10/05/11

Boston Symphony Orchestra Musicians to Perform at Holy Cross

James David Christie, Distinguished Artist in Residence and College of the Holy Cross Organist, will perform with members of the Boston Symphony....
09/21/11

Holy Cross Hosts Events for Deaf Community

Talk on deaf education in China, gymnastics program for deaf youth to take place this weekend

The Deaf Studies Program at the College of the Holy Cross will hosts two events for the deaf community this weekend.  On Sunday, Sept. 25 from 6:15....
09/16/11

Internationally Acclaimed Soprano and Holy Cross Professor Elizabeth Keusch to Perform Songs from Romantic Era

Internationally acclaimed soprano and College of the Holy Cross lecturer of music Elizabeth Keusch will perform songs from the Romantic era, on....
09/14/11

Concert Organist and Composer Kicks Off Annual Holy Cross Chapel Artists Series

Organist Philip Fournier, a member of the College of the Holy Cross class of 1992, will perform the first concert of the 2011-12 Holy Cross Chapel....
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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....

02/14/17

Religious Studies Professor Reflects on Shaker Culture, Insights

The Conversation

Moved by the recent passing of Sister Frances Carr, thought to be one of the last known Shaker, professor of religious studies Joanne M. Pierce....

02/14/17

Why Early Aid Letters Matter: Holy Cross Financial Aid Expert Comments on New FAFSA Rules

U.S. News & World Report

Lynne Myers, director of financial aid at College of the Holy Cross, explains why the changes to the financial aid process, effective for the....