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09/01/10

Kenya Summer Study Abroad Program Embodies College’s Mission for Social Justice

Moynahan ’11 reflects on monthlong stay in Kibera, largest slum in sub-Saharan Africa

“The people in Kibera are aware of their problems. Do not make the mistake of entering the slum and perceive that you are more intelligent than....
09/01/10

Lectures to Focus on Environmental Challenges in Our Students’ Lifetimes

One of the world’s leading environmentalists and climate change activists, Bill McKibben, will lecture at Holy Cross on Sept. 27 to open a yearlong....
08/30/10

Lecture by Fairfield President to Commemorate Beatification of John Henry Newman

WORCESTER, Mass. – To commemorate the upcoming beatification of John Henry Newman, Rev. Jeffrey von Arx, S.J., president of Fairfield University,....
08/19/10

Holy Cross Kicks off Visiting Writers Series with Award-winning Author and Poet

WORCESTER, Mass. – Award-winning author and poet Meg Kearney will kick off the 2010-11 Visiting Writers Series at the College of the Holy Cross....
08/19/10

Dominic Randolph Re-Joins New York Giants

Former Holy Cross quarterback Dominic Randolph has signed a free agent contract with the New York Giants of the National Football League. He re-joins....
08/18/10

Climate Change Activist, Author McKibben to Speak at Holy Cross

Lecture to Open Yearlong Series on Sustainability

WORCESTER, Mass. – Bill McKibben, best-selling author, activist and the “world’s best green journalist” according to Time  magazine, will....
08/17/10

Organist Sean Redrow to Kick Off Holy Cross Chapel Artist Series

WORCESTER, Mass. – Sean Redrow, concert organist and Holy Cross alumnus, will perform Sunday, Sept. 26 at 3 p.m. in St. Joseph Memorial Chapel at....
08/12/10

Holy Cross Seelos Film Series Fall 2010 Schedule

WORCESTER, Mass. – The following films will be shown at the Seelos Theater at the College of the Holy Cross. All films are free and open to the....
08/11/10

Holy Cross Announces New Tenure-Track Faculty Hires for 2010-11 Academic Year

WORCESTER, Mass. – The Office of the Dean at the College of the Holy Cross announces the hiring of three new faculty members in tenure-track....
08/11/10

New Website Look Offers More Holy Cross Stories, Photography, Multimedia

Visitors to the Holy Cross home page will notice a new look. Larger, more dynamic campus photographs are immediately apparent, and the home page is....
08/03/10

Video: At Holy Cross, Conducting Hands-On Research With Science Faculty is Par for the Course

Four professors and their students share their experiences working in labs

Holy Cross students do not learn science solely by attending lectures and reading textbooks. From their first science course to their most....
08/03/10

Video: What Makes Science Education at Holy Cross So Distinctive?

New integrated science complex continues College’s storied tradition

Watch the video (total time: 02:53) » For decades, the College of the Holy Cross has enjoyed a stellar reputation for its science programs and for....
08/02/10

Photo Gallery: A Look at Summer Research Conducted at Holy Cross in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Topics include creativity and bipolar disorder, translating the ‘Iliad’

A Mellon Foundation grant of $67,630 is funding 10 student-faculty research projects in the humanities and social sciences this summer. Another two....
08/02/10

Photo Gallery: A Look at Summer Science Research Conducted at Holy Cross

A total of 70 students are conducting research on campus this summer as part of Holy Cross’ growing and competitive summer research program.....
08/01/10

2010 Summer Construction Photo Gallery

New residence hall, housing renovations, repaving roads among projects

2010 Summer Construction Photo Gallery New residence hall, housing renovations, repaving roads among projects
07/29/10

Jordan Cyr ’10 Signs With ECHL’s Stockton Thunder

WORCESTER, Mass. – Jordan Cyr, a 2010 graduate of the College of the Holy Cross, has signed with the ECHL’s Stockton Thunder. Per club....
07/27/10

Holy Cross Students, Professor Publish Book on Economic Crisis

“Destined for Failure” critical of Bush, Obama policies

WORCESTER, Mass. – Nicolás Sánchez, professor of economics at the College of the Holy Cross, and two of his students, seniors Christopher Kopp....
07/22/10

Play by Saldarelli ’01 to be Featured in New York International Fringe Festival

Idea for ‘Getting Even with Shakespeare’ born in Holy Cross English class

True story — five Shakespearian characters walk into a bar: a tortured prince, two tortured kings, and a couple of tortured star-crossed lovers.....
07/15/10

Avid Writer Blanchard ’12 Blogs About Yearlong Study Abroad Experience in Australia

NAME Simone Blanchard ’12 HOMETOWN Springfield, Mass. AREAS OF STUDY English major with a creative writing concentration (non-fiction) WHERE....
07/13/10

Holy Cross’ Cantor Art Gallery Presents Tom Zetterstrom: Portraits of American Trees

Exhibit features images by Connecticut photographer and environmental activist

WORCESTER, Mass. – The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery at the College of the Holy Cross presents Tom Zetterstrom: Portraits of American....