In Memory of Worcester’s Fallen Firefighters: Statement of Frank Vellaccio, Ph.D., Acting President

WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross family is struggling to find the appropriate actions and words to express its deepest sympathies to the families,....

Renewal of College Hill Committee Announced by Holy Cross, Mayor Mariano and Neighbors

WORCESTER, Mass. – Following recent meetings, Holy Cross acting president Frank Vellaccio, Mayor Raymond Mariano, other city officials and College....

Statement of Acting President Frank Vellaccio on Ex Corde Ecclesiae

WORCESTER, Mass. – We at Holy Cross have welcomed the continuing dialogue regarding Catholic mission and identity sparked by Ex Corde Ecclesiae.....

Purple Pride Day to be held at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – The second annual Purple Pride Day will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 17 at Holy Cross.  The day is designed for members of the....

On Being a Catholic: A Lifelong Journey

WORCESTER, Mass. – Joseph H. Maguire, an associate professor, assistant dean and chair of the education program at Holy Cross, will give a lecture....

Motivational Speaker/College Student to Lecture at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – Tom Ormondroyd, a performance leadership actor and a member of the Class of 2000 at Holy Cross, will lecture on Wednesday, Nov.....

Deaf Roman Catholic Priest to Lecture at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – Rev. Thomas Coughlin, a deaf Roman Catholic priest, will give a lecture on Saturday, Nov. 20 at 10:30 a.m. in Room 320 of the....

Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J., Named New President of Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J. was elected the 31st president of the College of the Holy Cross today.  The College’s....

Worcester Students to go “Trick or Treating” at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – “Trick or Treating” will be hosted by Holy Cross students for approximately 60 young children from the Camp Fire....

Annual El Salvador Commemorative Lecture to be held at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – Rev. Kevin Burke, S.J., an assistant professor of systematic theology at the Weston Jesuit School of Theology, Cambridge, Mass.,....
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Boston Globe | Telegram & Gazette

Photos from this year’s 42nd annual Classics Day at the College of theHoly Cross were featured on the front page of the Boston Globe and the....


‘HC student interviews provide secrets to success’

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In a column for the “Business Matters” section in the Telegram & Gazette, Aaron Nicodemus writes about eight seniors at the College of Holy....


PayScale Ranks Holy Cross No. 9 Among Liberal Arts Colleges for Best ROI

The College of the Holy Cross ranks no. 9 among liberal arts college across the country for best return on investment (ROI) according to PayScale,....