“The Return of Catholic Exorcism”
In a story for The Atlantic examining the Catholic rite of exorcism, Mathew Schmalz, associate professor of religious studies at the College of the....
“Art of Africa Unmasked at the Cantor Art Gallery”
Worcester Magazine | Telegram & Gazette
The latest exhibition at the College’s Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery has ties to the City and it’s capturing the attention of local....
“Social Studies: Online networks are campus lures”
Telegram & Gazette
In an article surveying the ways colleges and universities in Worcester are using social media to connect with prospective students, Christian R.....
“New Coupon Biz In Town”
Worcester Business Journal
“Social commerce” made its way into Worcester last month, when the online ‘deal of the day’ company Groupon, launched a....
“A student and star of dance”
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Telegram & Gazette, Worcester News Tonight
Colleen Curran ’11 didn’t grow up a ballroom dancer. In fact, she was 18 the first time she waltzed or tangoed. So, she’d never imagined....
Best and Worst College Web Sites for Blind Students
The College of the Holy Cross ranked 13th in a new list of the best and worst college websites for blind students. Published in the Chronicle of....
Merry Christmas? No, Happy Holidays: I’m with the secularists in the so-called ‘War on Christmas’
In an op-ed defending the phrase “Happy Holidays,” author Edward O’Donnell, associate professor of history at the College of the Holy....
NBA, NFL lockouts could hit NYC hard
With the possibility of 2011 NBA and NFL season cancellations in New York City and concern over the potential negative effects on the city’s....
Nuns and NCAA Hoops
How Catholic schools do a better job graduating student-athletes.
In a story about colleges lowering their academic standards in order to recruit more competitive athletic teams, Holy Cross President Michael C.....
On trial: Faith, delusion or excuse for crime?
Matthew Schmalz professor of religious studies at the College of the Holy Cross, talks about how many who suffer from mental illnesses claim personal....