Acclaimed Mexican Author Yuri Herrera Gives Reading at Holy Cross
Yuri Herrera, renowned Mexican author, visited the College of the Holy Cross for a public reading on Oct. 4 in Rehm Library at the invitation of the....
Mark Shriver ’86 to Speak About New Book on Pope Francis at Holy Cross
Alumnus says College retreat was one of the most rewarding experiences of his life
College of the Holy Cross alumnus Mark K. Shriver ’86, president of Save the Children Action Network and nephew of President John F. Kennedy, will....
Holy Cross Athletics Ranked in National Top 20 for Graduation Success Rate
The College of the Holy Cross’ athletic teams are tied for 17th in the nation out of 351 Division I schools with an overall graduation rate of 97....
Holy Cross Professor and Alumnus Weigh in on the Economic Value of Sports Stadiums
Any Given Wednesday with Bill Simmons
Victor Matheson, professor of economics at the College of the Holy Cross, was recently featured on HBO’s weekly talk show “Any Given Wednesday....
Three Holy Cross Alumni Help to Bring Murals to Downtown Worcester
This summer, POW!WOW! Worcester, a 10-day mural festival committed to making Worcester a more culturally dynamic place by activating spaces, engaging....
Holy Cross Men’s and Women’s Basketball Set To Open 2016-17 Season
Candidates Announced for 2017 Bob Cousy Award
Women’s Basketball The Holy Cross women’s basketball team will begin the 2016-17 season when it travels to Manhattan for a 7 p.m. game on Friday,....
Holy Cross President Discusses College’s Future In ‘Central Mass. by the Numbers’
Worcester Business Journal
In this year’s edition of “Central Mass. by the Numbers,” an annual publication by the Worcester Business Journal that offers a “quantitative....
Unity Week Events to Explore “Intersectionality of Identity”
Author, advocate, and TV host Janet Mock featured on Nov. 14
The Student Government Association, in partnership with the Office of Student Involvement and various academic departments, offices and student....
Holy Cross Sophomore Recognized for Soccer and Academic Successes
Arno Rupp ’18, a forward on the College of the Holy Cross men’s soccer team, was recently recognized for his accomplishments on and off the....
Student-Faculty Research Highlighted on Cover of American Journal of Physics
The October issue of the American Journal of Physics featured the research of Janine Shertzer, professor of physics, and Sean McAlinden ’15,....
Washington Semester Award Winner to Present Lecture on Syrian Refugees in America
The Center for Interdisciplinary Studies at the College of the Holy Cross has selected Alexander Kochenburger ’17, an international studies major....
Local Paper Covers Holy Cross’ Hanify-Howland Lecture
Telegram & Gazette
On Oct. 25, Nancy Lublin, founder and CEO of Crisis Text Line — a 24/7, free, text message-based support service for people with a variety of....
10 Reasons to Be Excited for the Ram-Crusader Cup in New York City
The longstanding football rivalry between the Holy Cross Crusaders and the Fordham Rams will come to a head this year on Nov. 12, 2016 on the biggest....
Holy Cross and Fordham to Compete in Ram-Crusader Cup at Yankee Stadium
Patriot League, Jesuit rivalry to meet for the 31st time on iconic gridiron
The College of the Holy Cross Crusaders will host the Fordham University Rams at Yankee Stadium as the two teams compete for the 31st Ram-Crusader....
Holy Cross Gears Up for the 2016 Election, Faculty Talk Politics in the Media
Fortune | U.S. News & World Report | Boston Globe | Huffington Post
Since the beginning of the fall semester, the College of the Holy Cross community has been engaging with the upcoming presidential election in many....
Orlando Baxter ’98 Makes Comedy Debut on “Conan”
Comedian Orlando Baxter ’98 made his late-night comedy debut on “Conan,” hosted by Conan O’Brien, on Oct. 24, the second alumnus to appear on....
28 Holy Cross Students Inducted into Jesuit Honor Society
Alpha Sigma Nu, the Jesuit honor society founded in 1915, inducted 28 Holy Cross students on Oct. 23. The new inductees exemplify the society’s....
Holy Cross Announces Seven New Faculty Hires for 2016-17 Academic Year
In her annual address to the College for the 2016-17 academic year, Margaret Freije, vice president for academic affairs and dean of the College,....
Holy Cross Alumnus Bridges Gap in Youth Football
Logan Silver ’15, who majored in Spanish and played safety on the football team while at the College of the Holy Cross, has found himself drawn....
Alumnus Gives Student Peek Into Business World Through Job Shadowing Program
Olivia Lau ’17 reflects on her two-day job shadowing experience with Danaher Corporation president and CEO Thomas P. Joyce ’82
As a mathematics and computer science double major at Holy Cross, I know that many career paths can fit my educational training. While my training....
Photo Gallery: Fall, Family, Fun at Family Weekend 2016
During the weekend of Oct. 21-23, more than 600 Holy Cross families, made up of alumni, students and friends, enjoyed the various Family Weekend....
Theatre Department to Perform Will Eno’s Seriocomic Play ‘Middletown’
The College of the Holy Cross theatre department will present the seriocomic play “Middletown,” written by Will Eno and directed by Scott Malia,....
In Memoriam: Ogretta McNeil, Associate Professor Emerita of Psychology
Ogretta McNeil, associate professor emerita of psychology at the College of the Holy Cross, passed away on Oct. 5. She was 84. McNeil was the first....
Holy Cross Named to Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges of 2016
The Princeton Review
The College of the Holy Cross was recently named to The Princeton Review’s “Guide to 361 Green Colleges” as one of the most environmentally....
Holy Cross Alumnus Inducted into Massachusetts Broadcasters Hall of Fame
Tommy Heinsohn ’56, and Mike Gorman, the Boston Celtics television commentary team for 35 years, were recently inducted into the Massachusetts....
Holy Cross Professor Provides Perspective on Art Ban in India and Pakistan
Times of India
In a recent article in Times of India, Selina Gallo-Cruz, assistant professor of sociology and anthropology at the College of the Holy Cross,....
Holy Cross English Professor Selected for RISCA Fellowship Merit Award in Fiction
Stephanie Reents, associate professor of English at the College of the Holy Cross, was selected for a 2017 Rhode Island State Council on the Arts....
Video: Holy Cross Alumnus Makes Musical Debut on “Conan”
Tall Heights, a Boston-based duo comprised of Tim Harrington ’10 and Paul Wright, a 2007 graduate from Dartmouth College, performed their....
Scholar and Musician Mehmet Ali Sanlikol to Present “Othello in the Seraglio”
This semester, the College of the Holy Cross is offering a series of interconnected events related to past and current cultural, religious and....
College of the Holy Cross Extends Partnership with Worcester Public Library to Fund Mobile Library, Wins Award for Support
The College of the Holy Cross recently renewed its partnership with the Worcester Public Library Foundation and the city of Worcester to continue....
A Sensational Saturday In Holy Cross History
On Saturday, Oct. 15, Holy Cross Athletics turned in several performances for the ages. The football team and the men’s ice hockey team both....
Holy Cross Is Top Contributor of Teach For America for 8th Year in a Row
The College of the Holy Cross was named among the top contributors to Teach for America for the eighth year in a row. Teach for America is a....
Photo Gallery: Fitton Field Gets Makeover with New Sod
Holy Cross earns national award for grounds work
This summer, and just in time for football season, Fitton Field was resodded for the first time since it was constructed in 1903. The old field was....
Presidential Election Experts Available at Holy Cross to Discuss Candidates, Domestic and Foreign Issues
Scholars can address rhetoric, race, religion, foreign policy, economic inequality, gender
Faculty experts in a wide range of disciplines from the College of the Holy Cross are available to offer distinctive perspectives on some of the....
Twenty Candidates Announced for 2017 Bob Cousy Award
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the 20 watch list finalists for the 2017 Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Award....
Holy Cross Visual Arts Professor Receives MCC Fellowship Funding
Cristi Rinklin, associate professor of visual arts at the College of the Holy Cross, recently received a $12,000 fellowship grant in painting from....
Video: Holy Cross Graduates Are ‘More Prepared’
Holy Cross enriches every dimension of the student experience – including new initiatives in innovative teaching and learning, faculty resources,....
Q & A with Rev. James Stormes, S.J., New Rector at Holy Cross
At the end of the summer, and fittingly on the feast day of St. Ignatius of Loyola, Rev. James Stormes S.J. joined the College of the Holy Cross as....
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....