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Can A Black Plague-Era Author Be a Spiritual Guide in Our Current Pandemic? Holy Cross Religious Studies Professor Explains

America Magazine

In a recent commentary for America Magazine, Mahri Leonard-Fleckman, assistant professor of religious studies at Holy Cross, writes about the....

What Can Ancient Byzantium Teach Us About Fighting COVID-19?

The Washington Post

Experts of all stripes have been looking to Spanish Influenza of 1918 for insight into the current coronavirus pandemic, but leave it to a classics....

Holy Cross Student Entrepreneurs Doing Their Part to Fight Coronavirus Pandemic

WMUR | Concord Monitor | Boston 25 News

Holy Cross students and siblings Mary Anne ’22 and Paul Wiley ’20, together with their cousin Luke Knox ’22 and their younger....

Will COVID-19 Make Farmers of Us All? English Professor and Award-Winning Author Opines in The Boston Globe

Boston Globe

As more people become concerned with the American food production system’s vulnerabilities triggered by the pandemic, is a growing national....

Worldwide Media Turn to Holy Cross Economics Professors for Expertise on Sports Post-Coronavirus

Nikkei Asian Review | Associated Press | ESPN | The Telegraph | USA Today | Reuters

Will the postponed Tokyo Olympics help kick start Japan’s economy, or will it push it even further into financial ruin? What will sports look....

Holy Cross Professor on How the Hebrew Bible Speaks to Us in the Time of COVID-19

Commonweal Magazine

In a recent commentary for Commonweal Magazine, Mahri Leonard-Fleckman, assistant professor of religious studies at Holy Cross, points to the....

Holy Cross Grad Scores Ultimate Goal of Becoming a Sports Orthopedic Surgeon

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Since he was a kid growing up outside Toronto, Tyler McGregor ’06 dreamed of becoming a sports medicine orthopedic surgeon. Today, the standout....

We Must Safeguard Our Democracy From COVID-19, Holy Cross Professor Writes in The Washington Post

The Washington Post

The exponential spread of the COVID-19 pandemic across the nation has scholars comparing it to the 5th century BC “plague” in Athens, a virulent....

Holy Cross Professor Talks to The New York Times About Responsible Shopping in the Time of COVID-19

The New York Times

From buying items in bulk to online shopping, the COVID-19 global pandemic has radically altered what, when and how people are buying. In a recent....

Exponential Growth of COVID-19 Means Early Action Is Essential, Holy Cross Mathematician Explains

The Conversation

You’ve probably been hearing the term “exponential growth” quite often in the news recently. In a piece for the Conversation, Andrew....

Can Blood From COVID-19 Survivors Treat the Ill? Holy Cross Biology Professor Explains

The Conversation

As more and more people are diagnosed with COVID-19, researchers worldwide are racing to find ways to stop the virus from spreading and to cure it.....

Holy Cross Alumnus and New Doctor Graduates Early to Help With Coronavirus

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Holy Cross alumnus Patrick Lowe ’12 is one of many fourth-year medical students in Massachusetts who have volunteered to graduate early this....

Coronavirus Pandemic Expert and Holy Cross Alumnus Dr. Anthony Fauci ’62: A Man for and With Others

The longtime infectious disease expert has emerged as the nation's face of public health amid the fight against the coronavirus

As the coronavirus pandemic has upended daily life across the globe, Holy Cross alumnus Dr. Anthony Fauci ’62, expert on infectious diseases....

Will Coronavirus Cancel the 2020 Tokyo Olympics? Holy Cross Sports Economist Weighs In

Yahoo! Sports

The potential threat of the novel coronavirus has been raising questions for sports event organizers worldwide, and particularly for those on the....

Holy Cross Anthropology Professor Lends Expertise to The Atlantic

The Atlantic

Why is talking about money such a taboo subject for Americans? The Atlantic called upon renowned anthropologists nationwide to shed some light on the....

Are We Living in a Post-Truth World? Holy Cross History Professor Breaks It Down on NPR’s ‘On Point’

National Public Radio

In the third installment of a series on truth, Meghna Chakrabarti of NPR’s “On Point” turned to Cynthia Hooper, associate professor....

Holy Cross Sociology Professor Calls Weinstein Conviction a ‘Public Restaging’ of Women’s Sexual Harassment

The Christian Science Monitor

Selina Gallo-Cruz, associate professor of sociology at College of the Holy Cross and a social movements scholar, was quoted in a recent article for....

Euronews Quotes Judaic Studies Professor on Controversial War-Time Pope Archives


More than 150 historians and researchers around the world have signed up to access the Vatican archives of Pope Pius XII set to be released on March....

16th Annual ArtsWorcester College Competition Showcases Holy Cross Artists

Nathan Manna '21 and Stephanie McCrary '20 were awarded Juror's Prizes

Two College of the Holy Cross students, Nathan Manna ’21 and Stephanie McCrary ’20, were awarded Juror’s Prizes in this....

Holy Cross Moot Court Team Comes Out On Top in National Competition

Amber John ‘22 places first in the nation in Oral Advocacy

Last month, while most Holy Cross students were soaking up their last few days of winter break, members of the Holy Cross Moot Court team traveled to....