Holy Cross Alumnus Bridges the Gap Between Civilians and Military

Retired U.S. Marine Lt. Col. Kevin Schmiegel ’89 founded Hiring Our Heroes to help veterans and military spouses find meaningful employment
July 29th, 2019 by 

Retired U.S. Marine Lt. Col. Kevin Schmiegel ’89
Retired U.S. Marine Lt. Col. Kevin Schmiegel ’89 (right)

For Operation Gratitude CEO Kevin Schmiegel ’89, each morning breaks with a cup of coffee and some reading. “I start each day reading emails from service members who have received our care packages,” he says. “They express gratitude and astonishment to learn that people across America appreciate their service and understand their sacrifice — it’s incredibly powerful.”

The retired Marine lieutenant colonel understands the impact of appreciation expressed. He experienced it firsthand during his two decades of service in the United States Marine Corps and has encountered it many times since returning to civilian life. And it’s the reason he has chosen to spend his post active-duty life serving members of the military and first responders. “We have to say thank you to all who serve,” he notes, simply.

There’s no gap in Americans’ appreciation for the men and women who serve this country, he notes, but rather, “It’s a gap of understanding. There’s a civilian-service divide. People don’t have everyday interactions with those who serve, so they don’t understand what it entails.”

In response, Schmiegel has dedicated his life to changing that. After retiring from the Marines, he joined the U.S. Chamber of Commerce as chief of staff, traveling the world to meet with senior executives. It was fascinating work, but something was off. “I missed serving my country and serving others,” he says. “In my meetings, I repeatedly heard CEOs say that they liked hiring former service members.”

That observation led Schmiegel to leave his position and found Hiring Our Heroes, a program designed to help veterans and military spouses find meaningful employment. In no time, he realized he was onto something: “A young man came up to me at a hiring fair in Chicago and said, ‘You changed my life…I got a job.’ He didn’t realize it, but that day he changed my life, too.”

He equates problems facing active-duty military and veterans to a national security imperative. “For example, when I started Hiring Our Heroes, veteran unemployment was at 12.1 percent,” he says. “I saw that as a national security issue because if men and women who serve in the military don’t feel valued and don’t have a path to a career after service, it hurts our nation’s ability to recruit for our all-volunteer force.”

Over the next two years, Schmiegel and his team helped more than 120,000 veterans and military spouses find employment; today veteran unemployment stands at 4 percent.

In December 2017, he joined Operation Gratitude, a nonprofit that connects civilians and service members through gifts and handwritten letters. “Operation Gratitude offers me the opportunity to have a much broader impact on men and women in uniform, as well as on ordinary Americans who want to make a difference and give back,” he says.

Leading the organization, Schmiegel continues to focus on closing the civilian-service divide. “There’s a big disconnect between the general populace and service members because Americans don’t understand the jobs these people do or how to thank them for their efforts,” he says. “Gratitude is very important to those who serve, and it’s more than just saying ‘Thank you.’ Those who serve appreciate receiving snacks and hygiene items, but it’s the handmade-with-love items that mean the most. They’re not just a symbol of gratitude, they’re an actual expression of gratitude that volunteers make with their own hands, and they mean so much.”

Operation Gratitude has offered citizens a vehicle for saying thank you since its creation in 2003, delivering 2.3 million care packages and counting to servicemen and women. Schmiegel now wants to build on that foundation and serve other populations, as well. “For the first decade, the organization only served deployed service members, but now we’re serving our heroes at home as well, from veterans and military families to first responders, a cohort that is equally important to me,” he notes.

He’s also giving volunteers the chance to put a personal spin on their participation by allowing them to deliver care packages, rather than just assemble them, and expanding outreach through grassroots initiatives. Schmiegel encourages those looking to help narrow the civilian-service gap to find hands-on volunteer opportunities where people can interact with and get to know service members and first responders.

“When they have that opportunity to say ‘Thank you for your service’ and express gratitude face to face, they can take the next step and ask them questions about their service, the challenges they face every day and the sacrifices they and their families make,” he says. “That is the best way to create understanding and bridge the divide. We are all called to serve in different ways. And when you are called, you have a responsibility to answer.”

Five Questions with Kevin Schmiegel ’89

What was your most important takeaway from 20 years in the Marines?
How blessed I was to serve alongside honorable and humble people who believed in our country and what we stand for.

What do you think would most surprise someone who’s never served in the military or as a first responder?
The real meaning of service – it’s about sacrifice. As active-duty military, you’re away from family. You miss birthdays and special occasions. As a first responder, you walk out the door every day and don’t know if you’ll be coming home.

What’s the most meaningful gift you received while on active duty?
The first care package I received from my family as a young 2nd lieutenant during Operation Desert Storm. It was filled with my favorite things, letters and cards, and a handknit scarf from my grandmother. I can still picture it all.

How do you start each day to make every minute count?
I read email from the recipients of Operation Gratitude care packages. The sheer volume of work in my position can be overwhelming at times, but when I read these emails I think, ‘I must do more.’

What’s something that every individual who serves needs to hear?
“Thank you.” It’s the easiest thing for someone to say and it does make a difference.


Written by Lori Ferguson for the Summer 2019 issue of Hole Cross Magazine.

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Dinand Library Levis Browsing Room

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Lecture: New York Times Art Critic Holland Cotter on Reviewing Religious Art
11/14/2019
McFarland Center for Religion
SMITH Rehm Lib
Holland Cotter, co-chief art critic of The New York Times, will speak on his approach...
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HC Student Investment Fund Meeting
11/14/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 404
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
11/14/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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MID Club
11/15/2019
Classics
FENW 420
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
11/15/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal
11/16/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal
11/17/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Latinidad Identidad
11/18/2019
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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Holy Cross Student Investment Fund
11/18/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 519
Members of HC SIF gain technical skills, experience and knowledge in the fields of...
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The Agency Club Meeting
11/18/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The Agency educates students interested in learning about the fields of public relations,...
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Philosophy Phriends Meeting
11/18/2019
Philosophy
SMITH 501
Open to Campus Community Only
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Multicultural Peer Educators Meeting
11/18/2019
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
11/18/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Ciocca Center: Finance Club Meetings
11/19/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 212
The Finance Club focuses on all facets of Wall Street, including sales and trading and investment...
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Student Integrity and Community Standards Open Forum
11/19/2019
Student Affairs
Hogan Center Ballroom & 328
Open to Campus Community Only
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RA Mentoring Program
11/19/2019
Residence Life & Housing
Hogan Center 408(09)
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
11/19/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Latinidad Identidad
11/20/2019
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Sales Club Meetings
11/20/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 212
The Holy Cross Sales Group explore the sales and management industries of business and the...
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RHA Weekly Meeting
11/20/2019
Residence Life & Housing
Hogan Center 406(08)
Open to Campus Community Only
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Women in Business Club Meeting
11/20/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The annual Holy Cross Women in Business Conference (11/2/19) is expanding to create a year-round...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
11/20/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Real Estate Club Meetings
11/21/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The Real Estate Club exposes students to a broad range of topics including residential, commercial,...
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HCSIF: TMT Sector Meeting
11/21/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 405
Open to Campus Community Only
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HC Student Investment Fund Meeting
11/21/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 405
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
11/21/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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MID Club
11/22/2019
Classics
FENW 420
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
11/22/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal
11/23/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal
11/24/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Holy Cross Student Investment Fund
11/25/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 519
Members of HC SIF gain technical skills, experience and knowledge in the fields of...
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The Agency Club Meeting
11/25/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The Agency educates students interested in learning about the fields of public relations,...
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Philosophy Phriends Meeting
11/25/2019
Philosophy
SMITH 501
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
11/25/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Ciocca Center: Finance Club Meetings
11/26/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 212
The Finance Club focuses on all facets of Wall Street, including sales and trading and investment...
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RA Mentoring Program
11/26/2019
Residence Life & Housing
Hogan Center 408(09)
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
11/26/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Women in Business Club Meeting
11/27/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The annual Holy Cross Women in Business Conference (11/2/19) is expanding to create a year-round...
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Real Estate Club Meetings
11/28/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The Real Estate Club exposes students to a broad range of topics including residential, commercial,...
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Holy Cross Student Investment Fund
12/2/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 519
Members of HC SIF gain technical skills, experience and knowledge in the fields of...
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The Agency Club Meeting
12/2/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The Agency educates students interested in learning about the fields of public relations,...
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Philosophy Phriends Meeting
12/2/2019
Philosophy
SMITH 501
Open to Campus Community Only
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Multicultural Peer Educators Meeting
12/2/2019
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/2/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Ciocca Center: Finance Club Meetings
12/3/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 212
The Finance Club focuses on all facets of Wall Street, including sales and trading and investment...
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CBL Dialogue Session
12/3/2019
J.D. Power Center for Liberal Arts in the World
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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RA Mentoring Program
12/3/2019
Residence Life & Housing
Hogan Center 408(09)
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/3/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Sales Club Meetings
12/4/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 212
The Holy Cross Sales Group explore the sales and management industries of business and the...
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Women in Business Club Meeting
12/4/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The annual Holy Cross Women in Business Conference (11/2/19) is expanding to create a year-round...
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RHA Weekly Meeting
12/4/2019
Residence Life & Housing
Hogan Center 406(08)
Open to Campus Community Only
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Venezuelan theologian Rafael Luciani on Pope Francis's vision for Latin America
12/4/2019
McFarland Center for Religion
SMITH Rehm Lib
Rafael Luciani, a leading Latin American theologian and associate professor of the practice...
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English Honors Midwinter Celebration
12/4/2019
English
Hogan Center Suite B/C - 4th Fl
Senior thesis writers in the English Department will present works-in-progress...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/4/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Real Estate Club Meetings
12/5/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The Real Estate Club exposes students to a broad range of topics including residential, commercial,...
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HCSIF: TMT Sector Meeting
12/5/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 405
Open to Campus Community Only
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HC Student Investment Fund Meeting
12/5/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 404
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/5/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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MID Club
12/6/2019
Classics
FENW 420
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/6/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal
12/7/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Holy Cross Wind Ensemble Winter Concert
12/8/2019
Music
Hogan Center Ballroom & 328

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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal
12/8/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Holy Cross Student Investment Fund
12/9/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 519
Members of HC SIF gain technical skills, experience and knowledge in the fields of...
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The Agency Club Meeting
12/9/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The Agency educates students interested in learning about the fields of public relations,...
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Philosophy Phriends Meeting
12/9/2019
Philosophy
SMITH 501
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/9/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Ciocca Center: Finance Club Meetings
12/10/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 212
The Finance Club focuses on all facets of Wall Street, including sales and trading and investment...
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RA Mentoring Program
12/10/2019
Residence Life & Housing
Hogan Center 408(09)
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/10/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Women in Business Club Meeting
12/11/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The annual Holy Cross Women in Business Conference (11/2/19) is expanding to create a year-round...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/11/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Advent Festival of Lessons & Carols
12/12/2019
Featured
St Joseph Chapel St Joseph Chapel
Advent Festival of Lessons & Carols Holy Cross College Choir...
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Real Estate Club Meetings
12/12/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The Real Estate Club exposes students to a broad range of topics including residential, commercial,...
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HCSIF: TMT Sector Meeting
12/12/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 405
Open to Campus Community Only
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HC Student Investment Fund Meeting
12/12/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 404
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/12/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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MID Club
12/13/2019
Classics
FENW 420
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/13/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal
12/14/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Philosophy Phriends Meeting
12/16/2019
Philosophy
SMITH 501
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
1/27/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Multicultural Peer Educators Meeting
1/27/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
1/29/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 410
Open to Campus Community Only
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Cabaret
1/30/2020
Featured
OKANE Fenwick Theatre
"Cabaret"Book by Joe MasteroffMusic by John KanderLyrics by Fred EbbThis celebrated...
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Latinidad Identidad
2/3/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/5/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/10/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Multicultural Peer Educators Meeting
2/10/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/12/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Manuscripts Hack-A-Thon
2/15/2020
Classics
Hogan Center 401
A one-day workshop for secondary school teachers and students to learn how to read...
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Manuscripts Hack-A-Thon
2/15/2020
Classics
Hogan Center 406(09)
A one-day workshop for secondary school teachers and students to learn how to read...
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Manuscripts Hack-A-Thon
2/15/2020
Classics
Hogan Center Suite B/C - 4th Fl
A one-day workshop for secondary school teachers and students to learn...
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Manuscripts Hack-A-Thon
2/15/2020
Classics
Hogan Center 402(03)
A one-day workshop for secondary school teachers and students to learn how to read...
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Manuscripts Hack-A-Thon
2/15/2020
Classics
Hogan Center 320
A one-day workshop for secondary school teachers and students to learn how to read...
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Latinidad Identidad
2/17/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/19/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/24/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Multicultural Peer Educators Meeting
2/24/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/25/2020
Counseling Center
Hogan Center Lobby Table 2
Open to Campus Community Only
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/25/2020
Counseling Center
Hogan Center Lobby Table 3
Open to Campus Community Only
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/25/2020
Counseling Center
Hogan Center Lobby Table 4
Open to Campus Community Only
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/25/2020
Counseling Center
Hogan Center Lobby Table 5
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/26/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
3/9/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Multicultural Peer Educators Meeting
3/9/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
3/11/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Night of the Living Museum Exhibit
3/23/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center Suite B/C - 4th Fl

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Lecture: Homeric Scholar Emily Wilson on War , Homecoming, Heroism, Truth
3/24/2020
McFarland Center for Religion
Kimball Hall Seelos Theater
Emily Wilson, the first woman to write an English translation of the Odyssey,...
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Women in Science Conference
3/28/2020
Biology
SMITHLABS 154
Open to Campus Community Only
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Women in Science Conference
3/28/2020
Biology
SMITHLABS 155
Open to Campus Community Only
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Women in Science Conference
3/28/2020
Biology
SMITHLABS SPILLANE
Open to Campus Community Only
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Women in Science Conference
3/28/2020
Biology
SWORD Swords Atrium
Open to Campus Community Only
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Classics Homerathon
4/20/2020
Classics
Hogan Center Outdoor Oval

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Holy Cross Concert Band Spring Concert
4/26/2020
Music
Hogan Center Ballroom & 328

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