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Spring Weekend is Coming: CAB to Host Series of Events for Spring Weekend 2017

Spring Concert to feature T-Pain & Timeflies

The weather is getting warmer and classes are winding down, which can only mean one thing: Spring Weekend is coming! Kick back and enjoy the end of....

French Ensemble to Perform Music and Text Celebrating Proust at Holy Cross

On Wednesday, May 3 at 7 p.m., the College of the Holy Cross will host an imaginative performance of texts and music centered around acclaimed French....

24th Annual Sulski Lecture Given by Prominent Mathematician

Jordan Ellenberg explores probability, geometry, combinatorics and the lottery

Speaking to students and faculty in a packed-to-the-brim lecture hall, mathematician Jordan Ellenberg offered the 24th annual Leonard C. Sulski....

New Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Named at Holy Cross

Michele C. Murray has been named the new vice president for student affairs and dean of students at the College of the Holy Cross. The announcement....

Curiosity in Cuba

Tyler Ambrose ’17 wondered what the changes to U.S. policy in Cuba could mean for its people. Thanks to the College’s Student Grant Program, he had the chance to explore his questions firsthand

When Tyler Ambrose ’17 enrolled at Holy Cross as a first-year student, he was torn between interests in economics, political science, music and....

Cantor Art Gallery to Feature Work of Senior Visual Arts Majors in the Exhibition ‘re’

The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery at the College of the Holy Cross will show the work of graduating senior visual arts studio majors in the....

Working for Worcester Has Invested More Than $1 Million in City

City-wide service day to celebrate fifth anniversary on April 29

On Saturday, April 29, Working for Worcester will celebrate its fifth anniversary with a city-wide service day. During the last five years, the....

Holy Cross Hosts Conference to Delve Into Tolstoy’s Controversial Take on Christianity

An international slate of acclaimed authors and scholars of the work of Russian writer Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910) will participate in a conference....

Doctor James O’Connell, founder of Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program, to Deliver 2017 Holy Cross Commencement Address

Dr. O’Connell and two others — Clementina Chéry, who created a peace institute after the fatal shooting of her son, and Rev. Robert Kennedy, S.J., professor and only American Jesuit Zen roshi — will also receive honorary degrees

Dr. James J. O’Connell, president and founding physician of the Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP) and assistant professor of....

Students Choose Service Over Sunshine on Spring Break Immersion Program

One in 10 Holy Cross students left the typical spring break trip in the sand this past March, opting instead for a week-long adventure focused on....

Tackling 26.2 Together

Two Holy Cross chaplains are running the Boston Marathon to support their kids, Boston Children’s Hospital and each other

The alarm starts wailing at 4:45 a.m. The world outside Megan Fox-Kelly’s Shrewsbury Cape is quiet, still cloaked in darkness, and a biting 32....

Holy Cross Hosts First Women in Science Day for Female High School Students, Undergraduates

More than 200 young women filled the atrium of the Integrated Science Complex on Saturday, March 25, to attend Holy Cross’ inaugural Women in....

Photo Gallery: Luth Athletic Complex Construction and Renovation Rolls Along

Spring is now under way and extensive progress continues to be made on the expansion and renovation of the Luth Athletic Complex. Construction crews....

Eleven Holy Cross Faculty Members Receive Tenure in 2017

The following members of the College of the Holy Cross faculty have been promoted to the rank of associate professor with tenure. Alo C. Basu, of the....

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 spring. Both concerts will be held in St. Joseph....

Holy Cross Theatre Department to Present ‘The Royal Family’

The College of the Holy Cross theatre department will present “The Royal Family,” written by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber and directed by....

Artists from Yo-Yo Ma’s Silkroad Ensemble Offer Powerful Reflection on the Syrian Crisis

Arts Transcending Borders (ATB) at the College of the Holy Cross presents “Home Within,” an onstage collaboration between Syrian clarinetist and....

‘SPEAK: Kathak and Tap Unite’ Receives Its East Coast Premiere at Holy Cross

Arts Transcending Borders (ATB) at the College of the Holy Cross presents “SPEAK: Kathak and Tap Unite,” a collaboration that brings together....

Important Winter Weather Notification – March 14, 2017

Date: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 – 4:00 a.m. From: College of the Holy Cross The College will be open on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 and will....

Holy Cross Conference to Reframe History of Science in Middle East and North Africa Region

Carla Nappi, associate professor of history and Canada Research Chair of Early Modern Studies at the University of British Columbia, will offer the....