Holy Cross English Professor Awarded $20,000 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship

Grant Will Support Robert Cording’s New Work of Poetry

WORCESTER, Mass. – Robert Cording, professor of English at the College of the Holy Cross, has received a Literature Fellowship in Poetry from the....

Medical Pioneer and Nobelist Joseph E. Murray, M.D., ’40 Celebrates As World Recalls 50th Anniversary of First Transplant

On Dec. 23, 1954 Dr. Joseph Murray ’40 performed the world’s first organ transplant when he removed a kidney from a healthy 23-year-old man....

Alumni Elected to Public Office

The College congratulates the following alumni in public service who were elected or re-elected to office last November: * Robert A. Antonioni....

Holy Cross’ Young Lawyers Prove “Re-MOCK-able” at Yale University Mock Trial Invitational Tournament

Holy Cross Mock Trial sent four teams to the 2004 Yale Invitational Mock Trial Tournament on Friday, Dec. 3 and Saturday, Dec. 4, earning a sixth....

Midnight Breakfast Fall 2004

Join in the the late-night fun – and fuel your energy during study week!   The Holy Cross tradition of Midnight Breakfast returns beginning....

Finals Frenzy Fall 2004

Check out some of the events taking place during finals week to keep you stress free and energized! Good luck on exams! Tuesday, Dec. 7 – LAST....

Holy Cross Administrators to Serve Midnight Breakfast to Students During Final Exam Period

WORCESTER, Mass. – Recognizing the late nights students spend studying during finals period, administrators at the College of the Holy Cross....

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Professor David Schaefer "The Forum" Thursday, Dec. 2 - 8:30 p.m.

Listen to David Schaefer, professor of political science, on “The Forum” on Worcester Cable Television Channel 3, on Thursday, Dec. 2 at....

Christmas Tree Lighting

The annual Christmas Tree Lighting scheduled for tonight, Tuesday, Dec. 7 at 5 p.m. on O’Kane Porch has been canceled due to inclement weather.

College Choir and Chaplains to Lead Advent Festival of Lessons and Carols

Annual Holiday Tradition on Campus Since 1978

WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross Advent Festival of Lessons and Carols will be held on Thursday, Dec. 9 at 8 p.m. in St. Joseph Memorial Chapel.....
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‘The 50 Best Private Colleges for Earning Your Degree On Time’


According to Money, a subsidiary of, the College of the Holy Cross ranks No. 12 in the top 50 best private colleges for earning your degree....


‘At Notre Dame, a door closes, but many more are opening across Catholic higher ed’

Wall Street Journal | The Conversation

Joanne Pierce, professor of religious studies at College of the Holy Cross and a University of Notre Dame alumna, reflects on the legacy of Rev.....


‘Exploring an Institution’s Roots: Board Members Walk in a Saint’s Footsteps’

Trusteeship Magazine

In the January/February issue of Trusteeship Magazine, Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., president of the College of the Holy Cross, reflects on the....