Holy Cross Hockey Plays Vital Role in Central Mass. Sports History
Telegram & Gazette
In a recent article about “Worcester’s eyes looking eastward” during the last 50 years of Boston sports, the Telegram & Gazette remembers....
Holy Cross Magazine Publishes Fall 2016 Food-Themed Issue
The Fall 2016 issue of Holy Cross Magazine — dubbed “The Food Issue”— delves in to what we eat, where it comes from, and who we eat with and....
Blog: O’Connor ’18 Hopes to ‘Get Lost’ in Spain
NAME James O’Connor ’18 HOMETOWN Evanston, Ill. AREAS OF STUDY History and political science double major WHERE HE’S STUDYING Coruña, Spain....
Blog: He ’18 Immerses Himself in French Culture
NAME He Mengyang ’18 HOMETOWN Beijing, China AREAS OF STUDY International studies WHERE HE’S STUDYING Strasbourg, France WHY HE CHOSE FRANCE....
Blog: Moreta ’18 Embraces Rich Argentinian Culture Abroad
NAME Visaury Moreta ’18 HOMETOWN Roslindale, Mass. AREAS OF STUDY Spanish major, education studies minor, Latin American and Latino studies....
Blog: Guarracino ’18 Studies Italian and Classics During Year in Rome
NAME Nicholas Mario Guarracino ’18 HOMETOWN Billerica, Mass. AREAS OF STUDY Italian and classics double major WHERE HE’S STUDYING Rome, Italy WHY....
Blog: Dagher ’18 Eager to Participate in New Academic and Cultural Traditions of Scotland
NAME Bridgette Dagher ’18 HOMETOWN Locust Valley, N.Y. AREAS OF STUDY Psychology major, deaf studies minor WHERE SHE’S STUDYING Fife, Scotland....
Blog: Christovich ’18 Explores Rich Artistic Culture of Galway
NAME Alison Christovich ’18 HOMETOWN Jacksonville Beach, Fla. AREAS OF STUDY Theatre major WHERE SHE’S STUDYING Galway, Ireland WHY SHE CHOSE....
McFarland Center Events to Deepen Jewish-Christian Understanding
The Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J. Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture at the College of the Holy Cross will present programs this fall that....
Photo Gallery: Holy Cross Honors Five Alumni for Professional Achievement and Commitment to Service, Faith and Justice
Campus conversations and discussion connect students with distinguished Alumni
On Sept. 30, students had the special opportunity to hear from and interact with the five alumni selected as this year’s Sanctae Crucis honorees....
Holy Cross Students Explore Job Opportunities, Network at Annual Career Fair
This September, more than 300 students filled the Hogan Ballroom for the annual Career Fair, organized by the Center for Career Development. With....
Celebrated Social Entrepreneur Nancy Lublin to Give Annual Hanify-Howland Lecture
The 51st annual Hanify-Howland Memorial Lecture will be given by Nancy Lublin, founder and CEO of Crisis Text Line, on Tuesday, October 25 at 8 p.m.....
Video: Thomas Kelley ’60, Medal of Honor Winner, Remembers Time at Holy Cross
Thomas Kelley ’60, president of the Congressional Medal of Honor Society, recalls his time serving in the U.S. Navy in a featured video by the....
Holy Cross Hosts Range of Diversity Events During Fall Semester
This semester the College of the Holy Cross is hosting more than 30 events on campus that engage with questions about diversity, inclusion, and....
Holy Cross Basketball Icon Part of New Facelift for Casey Storage Solutions Building
Telegram & Gazette
Bob Cousy ’50 is one of “five larger-than-life Worcester icons” to appear on the side of the Casey Storage Solutions building on 19 McKeon....
Holy Cross English Professor Provides Perspective on Age and Pedagogy
The Chronicle of Higher Education
In a recent Chronicle of Higher Education article, Paige Reynolds, professor of English at the College of the Holy Cross, discussed the evolution of....
Holy Cross Chapel Artist Series to Feature Two Highly-Acclaimed Organists
The College of the Holy Cross will present two organ concerts in its Chapel Artist Series this fall. Both concerts will be held in St. Joseph....
Holy Cross Psychology Professor Weighs in on the Challenges of Parenting
Boston Parents Paper
In a recent Boston Parents Paper article, Danuta Bukatko, professor of psychology and distinguished professor of education at the College of the Holy....
Photo Gallery: Homecoming 2016, a Weekend of Celebration
Crusaders young and old returned to Mount St. James to celebrate Fall Homecoming 2016 on Sept. 23-24. It was an event-packed weekend of recognition,....
Kalif Raymond ’16 Signed To Denver Broncos Practice Squad
Raymond makes headlines with Broncos
Former Holy Cross wide receiver Kalif Raymond ’16, an economics major from Lawrenceville, GA, has been signed to the practice squad of the Denver....
Three Holy Cross Seniors and Chicago Natives Enter Eighth Year on the Field Together
Luke Ford ’17, James Murray ’17 and Peter Pujals ’17 have played beside one another on the football field for nearly eight years. After playing....
Photo Gallery: Expansion and Construction of Hart Center Continues
Renovations inside basketball arena and ice hockey rink are nearly complete
With the fall sports seasons well under way and the winter sports programs set to be in action soon, extensive progress continues to be made on the....
Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams Visit Basketball Legend Bob Cousy ’50 at his Worcester Home
Telegram & Gazette
On Tuesday evening, the College of the Holy Cross’ men’s and women’s basketball teams visited the home of Bob Cousy ’50, and spoke with the....
European Student-Athletes Chase Dreams of Playing Soccer at Holy Cross
As a junior in high school, Arno Rupp ’18 decided he wanted to continue his education and chase his dream of playing soccer in college, according....
College Factual Ranks Holy Cross No. 2 Best Catholic College in the Nation, No. 5 Best Massachusetts College
Holy Cross is also ranked No. 35 in the nation
College Factual ranked the College of the Holy Cross No. 2 Best Catholic College in the Nation, No. 5 Best Massachusetts College, and No. 35 overall....
College of the Holy Cross Launches E-Journal on Global Catholicism
Scholarly publication builds on Catholics & Cultures initiative
The College of the Holy Cross, in collaboration with Catholic studies scholars around the globe, announces the launch of the Journal of Global....
Photo Gallery: Holy Cross Celebrates the Upcoming Opening of the Thomas P. Joyce ’59 Contemplative Center
Members of the College of the Holy Cross community gathered on Sept. 10 at the newly constructed Thomas P. Joyce ’59 Contemplative Center in West....
Holy Cross to Hold Lecture, Q&A for Constitution Day
The College of the Holy Cross will celebrate Constitution Day with a lecture by Kenneth Kersch, professor of political science at Boston College. The....
Anthropology Professor Wins Prestigious Award for Book on Gender and Markets in Vietnam
After more than 20 years of ethnographic research on women, entrepreneurship, and marketplaces in Vietnam, Ann Marie Leshkowich, professor of....
Holy Cross Music Department Announces the Fall 2016 Concert Series
The College of the Holy Cross music department kicked off its fall concert series with a First Tuesday Lunch Concert featuring cellist and....
McFarland Center Events Put Ethical Focus on Election Issues
The Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J. Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture at the College of the Holy Cross will present lectures this fall that....
Holy Cross Remembers Lost Alumni on Anniversary of Sept. 11
As the country commemorates the 15th anniversary of Sept. 11 this year, the College of the Holy Cross remembers our seven alumni who died in the....
Working Writers Series Kicked Off Fall Semester with Two Holy Cross Professors
Series includes novelist, poet, and journalist from the Wall Street Journal
The first Working Writers Series event kicked off this Thursday with readings by Oliver de la Paz and Stephanie Reents, both associate professors of....
Video: Take a Look at Campus Life After the Sun Sets
Learn more about campus clubs and organizations at annual Co-Curricular Extravaganza
What is life like on the College of the Holy Cross campus after the sun sets?
‘Holy Cross Grad Farren Named to 22 Under 22 Most Inspiring College Women List’
Amanda Farren ’16 was included on Her Campus’s “22 Under 22 Most Inspiring College Women 2016” list, described by Her Campus, a....
Two Holy Cross Community Members Named to Worcester Business Journal’s 40 Under Forty List
Worcester Business Journal
Isabelle Jenkins ’10, associate director of community-based learning at the College of the Holy Cross, and Elizabeth Belliveau ’07,....
Princeton Review Names Holy Cross One of the Best Institutions in the Country
Publication also ranks No. 15 on ‘Most Accessible Professor’ list
According to the Princeton Review, the College of the Holy Cross is one of the best institutions in the country and is profiled in “The Best 381....
Holy Cross Announces Fall 2016 Seelos Film Series
“The Revenant,” “Macbeth,” and “Star Trek Beyond” among films to be shown this semester.
The College of the Holy Cross will be featuring the following films in Seelos Theater this fall. All films are free and open to the public. “Eye in....
Holy Cross Classics Professor Highlights the Role of Women in Ancient Olympic Games
In a recent article by Quartz, a digital publication that covers the global economy, Thomas R. Martin, historian and professor of the classics....
Visit of Mother Teresa of Calcutta Remembered at Holy Cross
As the world celebrates the canonization of Mother Teresa of Calcutta on Sept. 4, the College of the Holy Cross remembers her presence on campus 40....
Photo Gallery: 2016 Summer Construction, Renovation and Maintenance Across Campus
As the New England sun shone down over Mount St. James during the summer months, maintenance and construction crews worked to prepare campus for....
Holy Cross Kicks off Fall Semester with Diverse Arts Line-Up
With the beginning of a new academic year comes the anticipation — and excitement — of another year of arts events at the College of the Holy....
Washington Monthly Ranks Holy Cross Among Top Liberal Arts Colleges in the Country
College also makes ‘Best Bang for the Buck’ list
Washington Monthly ranked the College of the Holy Cross No. 26 on its 2016 list of “Top 30 Liberal Arts Colleges.” According to the publication,....
Photo Gallery, Video: Class of 2020 Receives A Holy Cross Welcome on Move-In Day
Up College Hill and through the gates of campus, cars filled with books, bins, and eager first-year students arrived at the College of the Holy Cross....
VIDEO: Stephen Colbert Talks Holy Cross in Web Exclusive
In a Facebook web exclusive, comedian and host of “The Late Show” Stephen Colbert demonstrated the far reach of the College of the Holy Cross....
End of Summer Reminds Holy Cross English Professor Why She Teaches
Even though the summer goes by too fast for Leila Philip, the “August migration back to campus” is a good thing, she wrote in an opinion....
Eight Members of the Holy Cross Community Present Research at Genetics Conference
Two faculty members, five students, and one alumna from the College of the Holy Cross attended and presented their research at The Allied Genetics....
Students Conduct Cutting-Edge Research Across Disciplines Over the Summer
For 106 students, the summer was spent pushing intellectual boundaries and creativity while conducting leading research across a range of....
Holy Cross Alumna, Professor Experience the Olympics in Rio
BBC World Service | The New York Times | The Wall Street Journal | Inside Higher Ed | Telegram & Gazette | GoLocalWorcester.com | Charter TV3
Annie O’Shea ’12 and Victor Matheson, professor of economics at College of the Holy Cross, helped media outlets localize the Olympic Games during....
‘Woven Power’ Exhibit To Highlight Artistry and Meaning of Complex Asian Textiles
Extensive private collection to be seen for the first time at the Cantor Art Gallery
The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery at the College of the Holy Cross will present the exhibition “Woven Power: Ritual Textiles of Sarawak and....
Holy Cross Athletics Director Throws First Pitch at Yankee Stadium
On Monday, Holy Cross athletics director Nate Pine threw out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium prior to that evening’s baseball game. The visit to....
Holy Cross to Welcome Class of 2020 on Aug. 27
Holy Cross will welcome the 768 academically accomplished and diverse members of the Class of 2020 to campus on Aug. 27. Take a closer look at the....
Students Study Around the World Through Maymester Programs This Summer
This summer, 59 students jet set to different locations around the world through the College’s ever-popular Maymester program to sites in England,....
White House Spotlights Holy Cross Alumna on Instagram
Hey Instagram! I’m Emma Cronin, and I work for the Presidential Personnel Office. I was born three months premature with cerebral palsy, and....
Holy Cross Welcomes New Director of Library Services
After conducting a national search, the College of the Holy Cross announced the hiring of Mark Shelton as the new director of library services. He....
Holy Cross Alumnus Named Inaugural Fellow at Information Trust Institute
Gabriel Weaver ’04 to design better ways to assess cyber system safety and security
Gabriel Weaver ’04 was recently named the first-ever Herman M. Dieckamp Post-Doctoral Fellow by the Information Trust Institute (ITI) at the....
Former Obama Speechwriter Jon Favreau ’03 Talks about Politics and Life after Washington, D.C.
The New York Times
In a recent article by the New York Times, Jon Favreau ’03, former director of speechwriting for President Barack Obama and co-founder of Fenway....
Holy Cross Set to Open New Contemplative Center in the Fall
Located in West Boylston, Mass., new Center is designed to enhance College's retreat programs
This fall, the College of the Holy Cross will open the doors to the Thomas P. Joyce ’59 Contemplative Center, located on a 52-acre site atop a hill....
Local Paper Highlights Holy Cross on Jeopardy
Telegram & Gazette
Hey @collegeoftheholycross! A: purple! @jeopardy #jeopardy #holycross #gocrusaders #saders #gocrossgo A photo posted by Kasandra R.....
Congressman McGovern Recognizes Chick Weiss’ Career Before Congress
In his recent remarks to Congress, Rep. Jim McGovern honored Charles “Chick” Weiss for his 41-year career at College of the Holy Cross and his....
Holy Cross Professors, Alumnae Display Artwork at Local Exhibits
WCVB’s ‘Chronicle’ and the Telegram & Gazette showcase some of Holy Cross’ artists
This summer, artists at the College of the Holy Cross have been out in the community, showing off their work at local exhibits. Amy Archambault Remby....
Holy Cross Professors Discuss Economic Uncertainty in the Wake of Brexit
Fortune | Boston Business Journal | Enterprise & Sentinel | Telegram & Gazette | Milford Daily News
The U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union has far-reaching implications, and media have turned to Holy Cross professors to help make sense of....
Message from President Regarding Recent Events
TO: Members of the Holy Cross Community FROM: Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., president of the College In the last two weeks, following the....
Holy Cross Professor Helps Demystify How America Views Medicated Children
Pacific Standard | The Week
The Pacific Standard picked the brain of Ara Francis, assistant professor of sociology at the College of the Holy Cross, to myth-bust the way....
Holy Cross Mathematics Professor is Named Executive Director of the American Mathematical Society
Catherine Roberts, professor of mathematics at College of the Holy Cross, was recently named the new executive director of the American Mathematical....
Money Magazine Ranks Holy Cross No. 16 Among Best Liberal Arts Colleges in the Country
The College of the Holy Cross ranks No. 16 on Money Magazine’s list of “The 50 Best Liberal Arts Colleges,” and No. 65 overall on the....
Photo Gallery: Class of 2020 Gets Preview of Life on the Hill at Summer Gateways
Memoir by late neurosurgeon is first-year common reading
During the month of June, members of the Class of 2020 and their parents attended Summer Gateways, the College’s summer orientation program, where....
Three Holy Cross Professors Honored for Exemplary Scholarship and Student Advising
Three faculty members at the College of the Holy Cross were recognized for exemplary scholarship and student advising — Leon Claessens, associate....
Video: Total Giving to Holy Cross Breaks Record With $46.7 Million Raised
College surpasses 50 percent participation in alumni giving
A total of 21,074 alumni, parents, students, employees, and friends made gifts to the College in the past year. For the 10th consecutive year, the....
Internationally Acclaimed Artist Patrick Dougherty Named Artist-in-Residence at Holy Cross
Internationally acclaimed artist Patrick Dougherty has been named artist-in-residence at the College of the Holy Cross. Dougherty’s art, known as....
Holy Cross Alumna Making Headlines for her Fight Against Tobacco
Forbes | Yahoo! Finance | Christian Science Monitor |Drug Store News
For Eileen Howard Boone ’86, “the social responsibility part of corporate leadership started as a side job and blossomed into an entire....
Holy Cross Ranks No. 25 Among Liberal Arts Colleges on Forbes’ List of America’s Top Colleges
College receives an ‘A+’ for Fiscal Soundness
The College of the Holy Cross ranked No. 25 among liberal arts colleges, No. 42 among private colleges and No. 51 overall in a group of more than 650....
11 Faculty Members Close Chapters at Holy Cross Alongside the Class of 2016
In addition to bidding farewell to the seniors at the end of the academic year, the College of the Holy Cross is seeing off 11 faculty members:....
‘Time to honor Cousy for his work off the court’
Telegram & Gazette
While College of the Holy Cross alumnus Bob Cousy ’50 is well-known for his skills on the basketball court, a recent Telegram & Gazette column....
Holy Cross Makes its 11th Appearance on ‘Jeopardy’
Hey @collegeoftheholycross! A: purple! @jeopardy #jeopardy #holycross #gocrusaders #saders #gocrossgo A photo posted by Kasandra R.....
Fiske Guide Includes Holy Cross as an Institution Rooted in Tradition, Academics, Community
The College is highlighted for its dedication to service for others, tight-knit classroom settings
The College of the Holy Cross was featured in the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2017, a guide created by former New York Times education editor, Edward B.....
Holy Cross Faculty Produce Impressive Array of Professional Work
“As we approach the end of another academic year, I am struck by how much we have accomplished this year and how much we have to....
Contemplative Center Construction Continues Through Summer
Since its official groundbreaking in April 2015, the Thomas P. Joyce ’59 Contemplative Center has made quick and steady progress, now only a few....
Seniors Nicastri and Tymochko Awarded Competitive Full-Tuition Science Scholarships
Clare Boothe Luce Scholarship promotes women in the sciences
Kate Nicastri ’17, a chemistry major, and Sarah Tymochko ’17, a mathematics major with a computer science minor, have been named this year’s....
Alumnus Bill Simmons Gives ‘Today’ Show a Sneak Peek into his New HBO Talk Show
NBC’s “Today” show
In a recent interview with NBC’s “Today” show, Bill Simmons ’92 revealed that his new talk show, “Any Given Wednesday,” will touch....
Photo Gallery: Alums Return Home to the Hill for 2016 Reunion
Holy Cross reunions are traditionally a time of celebration and reconnection for far-flung friends and this year’s festivities were no different.....
Alumnus Awarded for Work in Boosting Diversity at MassMutual
The Bay State Banner
Dominic Blue ’98 recently received the Founders’ Award, an award given by The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice. The....
Holy Cross Graduate Drafted to the Boston Red Sox For the Second Year in a Row
MLB.com, ESPN, CBS Boston, Boston Herald, Boston Globe, Telegram & Gazette
Dominic Lovullo, a history and political science major who graduated from Holy Cross this past May, was selected to play with the Boston Red Sox.....
Holy Cross Alumnus Researching Protein that can ‘Swallow Up and Quarantine’ Zika Virus
George Savidis ’12, who is conducting research on the Zika virus, was recently the first author on a study that is shedding light on a breakthrough....
President’s Response to Report of the Mulledy/Healy Legacy Committee
Over the past several months, the College of the Holy Cross, like many other colleges and universities in the United States, has been reflecting on....
Holy Cross Professor Writes About the Orlando Massacre and the Power of Prayer
In a recent piece for the Huffington Post, Mathew N. Schmalz, associate professor of religious studies at the College of the Holy Cross, argues that....
Message From Holy Cross President Regarding Orlando Tragedy
We at Holy Cross offer our deepest condolences to those affected by yesterday’s horrific attack in Orlando. Holy Cross has strong ties to the....
Holy Cross Alumnus is the First African-American Named Captain of the Worcester Police Department
Telegram & Gazette and Worcester Magazine highlight Kenneth Davenport’s recent promotion
Kenneth J. Davenport ’94, a former lieutenant and 20-year veteran of the Worcester police was promoted to captain of the Worcester Police....
Holy Cross Junior Earns Prestigious Truman Scholarship
Victoria Mousley honored for academic success and commitment to the deaf community
College of the Holy Cross student Victoria Mousley ’17, a psychology major with a self-designed minor in deaf studies and a concentration in....
Holy Cross Men’s Varsity Four Place Fourth in the Nation
The Holy Cross men’s varsity four placed fourth in the Grand Final at the 114th Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) National Championship....
Holy Cross Professor Publishes a Book to Celebrate the Holy Year of Mercy
Mathew Schmalz, associate professor of religious studies at the College of the Holy Cross, recently published a book titled “Mercy Matters: Opening....
Video: Spring Blooms on Holy Cross Campus
From student-filled greens across campus to the vibrant flowers lining our walkways, spring has taken root at Holy Cross. The sun’s welcomed warmth....
Worcester Bravehearts Set to Start Season at Home This Friday
Daniel Barlok ’19 talks to the Telegram & Gazette about playing on Fitton Field this summer
The Worcester Bravehearts will return to Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field on Friday, June 3 at 7:05 p.m. to play against the Leominster-based....
Videos, Photo Galleries: Holy Cross Awards 699 Bachelor of Arts Degrees During Commencement Exercises
Ambassador Thomas ’78 to grads: How will you use the ‘gift of a Holy Cross education?’
In his address at the College’s 170th Commencement Exercises held on May 27, Harry K. Thomas Jr. ’78, the United States Ambassador to the....
‘The Olympic Sinkhole’
“Going for the Gold: The Economics of the Olympics,” a paper co-authored by sports economist Victor Matheson, professor of economics at the....
Members of Class of 2016 Honored For Their Excellence in Academics, Leadership in Service
Emily Conn selected as Class of 2016 valedictorian
Over their four years at the College of the Holy Cross, the Class of 2016 has exhibited excellence in many different forms and, as their time as....
Blog: Students Explore Philosophy of Food in Tuscany Study Abroad Experience
WHAT A four-week immersive study program titled “Tuscany and the Philosophy of Food,” part of the College’s summer study abroad program. The....
Holy Cross Alumna Offers Timely Take on Race, Bias Onstage
College of the Holy Cross graduate Valerie Curtis-Newton ’81 was recently spotlighted in StarTribune, the principle newspaper of Minneapolis,....
‘A striking rise for Rivers School grad at Holy Cross’
The Boston Globe recently spotlighted College of the Holy Cross student-athlete Brendan King ’17, a pitcher for the baseball team advancing to the....
‘Liberal Arts Colleges: An Overlooked Opportunity?’
Notices of the American Mathematical Society
David Damiano, professor of mathematics at College of the Holy Cross, coauthored an article on the opportunities, rewards and challenges of working....