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2015: Year in Review

Alumnus donates $32.5 million; plans announced to build contemplative center and renovate and expand Hart Center

At Holy Cross, each year is marked by new achievements and accomplishments. Here are some of the most notable from 2015.

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....

Holy Cross Professor to be Featured in CSPAN’s ‘Cities Tour’ of Worcester

The City of Worcester will be featured on C-SPAN’s “Cities Tour” Saturday, Dec. 19 and Sunday, Dec. 20. As part of the “Cities Tour,”....

Food Recovery Network Chapter at Holy Cross Donates Leftover Food to Help Those In Need

Telegram & Gazette

The College of the Holy Cross’ Food Recovery Network program was featured in the Telegram & Gazette. The newly established Holy Cross chapter....

Holy Cross Alumnus Dan Shaughnessy ’75 Wins Baseball’s J.G. Taylor Spink Award

Boston Globe

“Shaughnessy is headed for the Baseball Hall of Fame,” the Boston Globe reported on Dan Shaughnessy, a College of the Holy Cross English major, a....

‘Working for Worcester Announces 2016 Projects’

Telegram & Gazette

“A charity group run by college students plans to complete more than a dozen community service projects around the city next spring,” the....

Holy Cross Students Celebrate Thanksgiving in Spain

La Voz de Galicia

While abroad, Holy Cross students bring small pieces of home with them and build their own traditions with new friends — an experience that holds....

Holy Cross Professor Weighs in on David Price’s $217 Million Red Sox Signing


Robert Baumann, associate professor of economics at the College of the Holy Cross, spoke with Marketplace about left-handed pitcher David Price....

‘Amanda Belichick Finds Bliss as Holy Cross Coach’

Boston Herald

Amanda Belichick, daughter of New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick, is “making a name for herself as head coach of the women’s lacrosse team....

‘The Curse of Black Friday’

WBUR’s Cognoscenti

“This week we will see our society at its best and at its worst,” starts Edward T. O’Donnell, associate professor of history at the College of....
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Holy Cross in the News


‘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....


Men’s Lacrosse Team Rings the Nasdaq Closing Bell as Part of Job Shadow Program

On Jan. 25, the College of the Holy Cross men’s lacrosse team and head coach Judd Lattimore, rang the closing bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite in....