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Holy Cross Presents Seelos Film Series for Spring 2016

The College of the Holy Cross will be featuring the following films in Seelos Theater this spring. All films are free and open to the public.....

Holy Cross Spanish Professor Encourages Interactive Creativity in the Classroom and Beyond

Students create informational videos for Worcester non-profits

Last spring, the Spanish department at the College of the Holy Cross offered a unique opportunity for students interested in exploring and....

Holy Cross Appoints Two to Administrative Posts

New general counsel and Title IX director join College community

Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J, president of the College of the Holy Cross, has announced the hiring of two new senior administrators at the College.....

Holy Cross Receives Funding to Renew Competitive Grant for Women in the Sciences

Clare Boothe Luce program to award two full-tuition scholarships this spring

The College of the Holy Cross has received a major grant from the Henry Luce Foundation in the amount of $218,722 to continue the competitive Clare....

Administrators to Serve Midnight Breakfast to Students During Finals Week

As fall semester draws to a close with finals fast approaching, the College of the Holy Cross offers a chance for students to take a break from....

Two-Time Super Bowl Champion Bill Curry to Join Best-Selling Author Steve Almond for Working Writers Series

Two-time Super Bowl champion Bill Curry and best-selling author Steve Almond will take part in a panel titled “Is Football Dead? Writings For and....

The Holy Cross Community Celebrates Thanksgiving by Giving Back

During the Thanksgiving season, the College of the Holy Cross will be supporting local schools and community groups with all the fixings for a....

Holy Cross’ Student-Run Alternate College Theatre Program to Present the Comedy ‘The Underpants’

The Alternate College Theatre (ACT), a student-run organization at the College of the Holy Cross, will present “The Underpants,” by Carl....

Holy Cross Artists-in-Residence to Collaborate with International and Award-Winning Violinist Itamar Zorman

The College of the Holy Cross music department’s artists-in-residence will present an intense and virtuosic program titled “Echoes of....

Holy Cross Navy ROTC Midshipmen Raise $15,000 to Support Wounded Veterans in 40th Marine Corps Marathon

On Oct. 25, 15 members of the College of the Holy Cross’ Naval Reserve Officers’ Training Corps unit ran in the 40th annual Marine Corps....

Fall Break Offers Students Time for Passion, Service and Reflection

Purple pride morphs into red, orange and gold

As the seasons change and new color emerges on the hills of Worcester, Mt. Saint James finds its students immersing themselves in unique....

28 Holy Cross Students Inducted into Jesuit Honor Society

Society celebrates 100 years

Alpha Sigma Nu, the Jesuit honor society founded in 1915, inducted 28 Holy Cross students on Oct. 25. The new inductees exemplify the Society’s....

Washington Semester Award Winner to Present Lecture on Latin American Politics and the Countries’ Relationships with the U.S.

The Center for Interdisciplinary Studies at the College of the Holy Cross has selected Brian Beaton ’16, a political science major with a....

Grammy Award-Winning Holy Cross Professor Toby Mountain to Give Talk on How Magnetic Tape Changed the Music Industry

Toby Mountain, lecturer and director of studios in the music department, will give a talk titled “Magnetic Tape Transforms the Music Industry,”....

Poet and Physician Rafael Campo to Give Reading as Part of Working Writers Series

Rafael Campo, poet and physician in general internal medicine at Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, will give a reading as a....

Two Holy Cross Alumni Recognized for Life-Time Achievement with Lone Sailor Award

Honor is given to veterans who have excelled with distinction in their respective careers

Last month in Washington D.C., the United States Navy Memorial honored two College of the Holy Cross alumni with the esteemed Lone Sailor Award. The....

Working for Worcester Receives a $29,000 Grant for Technology and Sustainability From Health Foundation of Central Massachusetts

Citywide project started by Holy Cross students continues to thrive and reinvest in Worcester

Working for Worcester, a project that started with six college students in a residence hall room at the College of the Holy Cross in 2012, had the....

Best-Selling Author Julianna Baggott’s ‘Harriet Wolf’s Seventh Book of Wonders’ Receives Rave Reviews

Critically acclaimed author and the William H.P. Jenks Chair in Contemporary American Letters at the College of the Holy Cross Julianna Baggott’s....

Award-Winning Writer and Journalist to Give Lecture on the Limits of Freedom Under the Putin Administration

Dmitry Bykov, award-winning writer and journalist from Russia, will be speaking at the College of the Holy Cross on the limits of freedom under the....

Film Based on Leah Hager Cohen’s Novel ‘The Grief of Others’ to be Shown at Holy Cross

Author and filmmaker to discuss movie after screenings

The Working Writers Series at the College of the Holy Cross will present two screenings of the film “The Grief of Others.” The film is based on....