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02/01/10

Holy Cross Celebrates Black History Month

Cultural scholar and commentator Marc Lamont Hill to give talk

As part of Black History Month celebrations at the College of the Holy Cross, Marc Lamont Hill, a leading hip-hop generation intellectual and....
02/01/10

Holy Cross Equestrian Club Rides to the Top

Club members Lauren Duffee '09 and Carrie Schwartz '10 enjoy success

Riding boots are not just a fashion fad on Mount St. James. They are also a staple in the team apparel of the Holy Cross Equestrian Club, which....
02/01/10

Holy Cross Prof. Releases Book on Importance of Hindsight in Reflection and Moral Life

Hindsight explores the process of looking backward over the personal past

WORCESTER, Mass. – Mark P. Freeman, professor of psychology and dean of the Class of 2011 at the College of the Holy Cross, has released a new book....
02/01/10

Economist Nun to Speak on Catholic Values in World of Finance

Sr. Catherine Cowley’s book predicted the 2007 collapse of the banking industry

WORCESTER, Mass. – Sr. Catherine Cowley, R.A., Ph.D., associate director of the Institute for Religion, Ethics and Public Life at Heythrop College,....
01/29/10

In Events Sponsored by Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture, Experts Go Beyond Headlines to Delve Into Complex Issues

Thought-provoking topics include morality, economics and the Middle East

Should recent discoveries in neuroscience cause us to reconsider basic ethical assumptions about free will and reason as the sources of moral....
01/27/10

Blog: Young Alumna Returns to School in Pursuit of MFA

Colleen Hughes ’04 HOMETOWN Somerville, Mass. UNDERGRADUATE MAJOR/MINOR English and theatre double major WHAT SHE WILL BE BLOGGING ABOUT Her return....
01/27/10

Video: Watch Highlights of Speeches, Performances From Senior Convocation

Class of 2010 reflects on question, How can I best use the time I have left at Holy Cross?

In mid-January, seniors returning to campus for their final semester were invited to reflect on their first three-and-a-half years of college and to....
01/25/10

Haiti in Crisis: Holy Cross Campus Offers Support and Resources

Range of efforts include prayer, fundraising, awareness and other events

As students returned to campus in mid-January, they immediately began working on relief efforts and participating in a range of campus-wide....
01/22/10

Newly Renovated Haberlin Hall Opens Its Doors, Marks Completion of Integrated Science Complex

World-class learning, teaching and research facilities enhance Holy Cross’ outstanding programs in the sciences

A completely renovated Haberlin Hall — housing chemistry, physics and some of the mathematics and computer science departments — opened its doors....
01/22/10

Deepening Commitment to Social Justice Key Message at Martin Luther King Jr. Luncheon

The call for social justice — which demands that people have equal rights and opportunities in all aspects of society — was the centerpiece of....
01/22/10

Holy Cross’ Alternate College Theatre Presents the Musical Cabaret

WORCESTER, Mass. – The Alternate College Theatre (ACT) at the College of the Holy Cross presents the musical Cabaret, Feb. 4-6 at 8 p.m. and Feb.....
01/21/10

Holy Cross Student Finishes First in National Moot Court Tournament

WORCESTER, Mass. – College of the Holy Cross student Katherine Andrew ’11, of West Hartford, Conn., finished first in the individual competition....
01/20/10

‘Survival of the Cutest’ Proves Darwin Right

Holy Cross Biologist Publishes New Research on Evolution of Domestic Dogs

WORCESTER, Mass. – Domestic dogs have followed their own evolutionary path, twisting Darwin’s directive ‘survival of the fittest’ to their....
01/20/10

Holy Cross Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. With an Evening of Jazz and Blues

Concert to benefit Haitian relief efforts

WORCESTER, Mass. – The College of the Holy Cross presents Blues on the Hill: An Evening of Jazz and Blues with 2120 South Michigan Avenue Featuring....
01/14/10

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Paul Muldoon to Give a Reading at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – Paul Muldoon, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, will give a reading on Thursday, Feb. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Rehm Library at the College....
01/12/10

Worcester community organizations to benefit from $400,000 in federal funding

Initiative will advance collaborative work between Holy Cross and community partners

WORCESTER, Mass. – Thousands of young people and their families across Worcester depend on community programs in and out of their classrooms to....
01/11/10

Boston-Based Organist to play the First Holy Cross Chapel Artist Series of 2010

WORCESTER, Mass. – Heinrich Christensen, one of Boston’s finest organists, will perform Sunday, Feb. 7 at 3 p.m. in St. Joseph Memorial Chapel at....
01/11/10

Holy Cross Seelos Film Series Spring 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....
01/08/10

Holy Cross Offers New Services for Students with Food Allergies

New ‘allergy-free kitchen’ now available in Kimball

As national reports of food allergy prevalence increase, schools nationwide have begun to offer special services to accommodate students who suffer....
01/08/10

Crusaders Hold Annual Basketball Game At Mercy Centre

WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross women’s basketball team held its annual game against the Mercy Centre on Thursday, Jan. 7. This....