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11/30/18

Holy Cross Classics Professor Discusses Evolving Military Rations With HISTORY

HISTORY

While ancient Roman armies largely hunted their food, as archaeological remains of wild animals show, modern soldiers now have access to pizza that....
11/20/18

Holy Cross Professor’s Caffeine Research Highlighted in the Media

The Academic Minute

A Holy Cross psychology professor’s research on adolescents and caffeine is gaining attention, and this week was highlighted by the Academic....
11/16/18

A Peek into an Autistic Student’s Experience at Holy Cross

The Chronicle of Higher Education

Neurodiversity advocate Clara Gibson ’21 recently penned a commentary for The Chronicle of Higher Education in which she talks about her....
11/15/18

Money Magazine Ranks Holy Cross No. 3 Among Top Colleges Not Requiring SAT Scores

College was also ranked No. 42 best value overall in the nation

The College of the Holy Cross ranks No. 3 on Money Magazine’s list of “10 Top Colleges That Don’t Care About Your SAT Scores,”....
11/15/18

Holy Cross Graduates Named to 2018 ‘Latino 30 Under 30’ List

El Mundo Boston

Two Holy Cross alumnae, Kelly Garcia ’15 and Yarlennys Villaman ’14, are among those named to El Mundo Boston’s “Latino 30....
10/31/18

The Wall Street Journal Highlights Holy Cross Professor’s Research on Kids’ Response to Stress

Wall Street Journal

Social exclusion has been shown to have a powerful impact on children, in some cases leading to self-doubt and anxiety, and even negatively affecting....
10/30/18

What’s the Difference Between Money and the Cash in Your Wallet? Holy Cross Professor Explains for NBC News

NBC News

With the economy expanding stably, unemployment numbers going down and inflation steady, the Federal Reserve has been gradually raising rates to....
10/26/18

Princeton Review Names Holy Cross a ‘Green College’

The college has been recognized for a ninth year in a row as one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the country

The College of the Holy Cross is one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the country, according to The Princeton Review’s....
10/11/18

Holy Cross Among the Best Liberal Arts Colleges for Salary Potential, According to PayScale

College was also highly ranked as a top school for business majors

The College of the Holy Cross ranks No. 16 among liberal arts schools for graduates’ starting and mid-career salary potential by the website....
10/09/18

Can a Sports Stadium Ruin a Neighborhood? Holy Cross Economics Professor Opines for The Guardian

The Guardian

Detroit’s billionaire Ilitch family has come under fire as their ambitious plans to create an expansive entertainment district in downtown....
10/02/18

Holy Cross Professor Offers Inside Look Into Complex Jehovah’s Witnesses Organization for NBC News

NBC News

A recent Montana jury ruling that Jehovah’s Witnesses leadership is to pay $35 million to a 21-year-old woman alleging the church covered up....
10/02/18

‘Holy Cross Financial Aid & Scholarships: Real Parent Experiences’

Edmit, an online platform dedicated to demystifying college financing, offers an inside look into how one parent navigated the daunting task

As the price tag of higher education continues to rise, affordability has become a focal point for high schoolers and parents navigating the college....
10/02/18

Holy Cross Lauded by The Chronicle of Higher Education for Championing Its Visiting Assistant Professors

Discussing the growing challenges facing young academics, The Chronicle points to Holy Cross as a college doing it right

Visiting assistant professor positions have gotten a bad rap in academia, known as being exploitative and not offering much-needed job security,....
09/20/18

What’s the Difference Between the Sports and Cardboard Box Industries? Holy Cross Professor Explains

'Freakonomics Radio' Podcast

Victor Matheson, professor of economics at the College of the Holy Cross, was recently interviewed for the “Freakonomics Radio” podcast,....
09/19/18

‘Catholics Need a March for Our Lives Moment,’ Says Holy Cross Professor

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Mary Roche, associate professor of religious studies at the College of the Holy Cross, was interviewed by the Telegram & Gazette recently on how....
09/07/18

Holy Cross Professor Stephanie Yuhl Speaks to WGBH About the Miss America Protests of 1968

WGBH

Fifty years ago today, protesters took on the Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City, sparking the feminist revolution, with hundreds of women....
09/07/18

Holy Cross Earns High Marks in Washington Monthly Rankings

College was ranked No. 13 in "Best Bang for the Buck in Northeast" and No. 23 in "Liberal Arts" lists

The College of the Holy Cross has been recognized among the top colleges in the nation by Washington Monthly magazine in its September/October issue,....
09/05/18

Four Alumni Recognized Among 2018 Most Influential Black Lawyers by Savoy Magazine

Savoy Magazine

  Four Holy Cross alumni were named among the 2018 Most Influential Black Lawyers by Savoy Magazine this summer: Michael Brown ’86,....
08/31/18

Can the Catholic Church Be Saved? Holy Cross Professor Opines on NBC News

NBC News THINK

Mathew Schmalz, associate professor of religious studies at the College of the Holy Cross, was called upon by NBC News to share his opinion on the....
08/31/18

Forbes Ranks Holy Cross Among Top Liberal Arts Colleges in the Country

College was also highly ranked in Grateful Grads and is among top colleges in the nation

The College of the Holy Cross ranks No. 22 among liberal arts colleges, No. 35 in Grateful Grads and No. 59 overall in a group of more than 650....