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06/18/18

Ten Students and Recent Alumni Receive Prestigious Grants and Scholarships

Fulbrights, Critical Language Scholarships and NSF Graduate Research Fellowships are among the competitive awards won

This spring, College of the Holy Cross students and alumni have won an impressive array of awards from prestigious organizations, including the....
06/14/18

Holy Cross Economics Professor Is Sought-After Expert on the FIFA World Cup

Reuters

Soccer fans are buzzing with excitement over the announcement made Wednesday during the 68th FIFA Congress that the U.S. will be co-hosting the 2026....
05/14/18

Two Rising Seniors Receive Full-Tuition Scholarships for Women in Science

Abby Corrigan '19 and Sarah McGuire '19 named 2018-19 Clare Boothe Luce Scholars

Abby Corrigan ’19, a physics and economics major, and Sarah McGuire ’19, a mathematics major with a minor in computer science, have been....
05/09/18

Holy Cross Professor Argues Amazon’s Stance on Taxes Won’t Deter HQ2 Finalists

TheStreet | POLITICO

As Amazon courts cities across the U.S. to determine the location of their next headquarters, a new proposed tax in Seattle has halted planned....
05/09/18

Holy Cross Professor Discusses the Looming Sale of the NASCAR Franchise with Reuters

Reuters | New York Times Online | Eurosport | Euronews

Once dubbed “America’s Fastest Growing Sport,” NASCAR has been struggling with diminishing attendance at its adrenaline-filled....
04/19/18

Students Find Alumni and Experience Through Washington, D.C. and New York Semester Programs

The programs join academic learning with direct internship experience, providing students with dynamic opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth

The memorabilia on the 44th floor of the News Corp. Building — Emmy statues, the red and black costume of Marvel Comics character Deadpool, even a....
03/23/18

New Tax Law ‘Upends Pro Athlete Marketability,’ Says Holy Cross Professor

FOX Business

In an alteration to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, GOP lawmakers have removed a provision allowing professional athletes to be classified financially as....
02/23/18

Where is Amazon’s Marketplace Dominance Headed? Holy Cross Professor Opines

TheStreet

Amazon’s 20-year run as a public company has defied all odds and expectations, and it continues to do so today, from purchasing Whole Foods....
01/29/18

Holy Cross Economics Professor Is Sought-After Expert on the Economic Impact of Super Bowl LII

The New York Times | Forbes | Star Tribune | Philly.com | Twin Cities Pioneer Press | Realtor.com

With Super Bowl LII right around the corner, media across the country from The New York Times to Forbes and Minneapolis Star Tribune looking for....
01/18/18

Ten Years of Montserrat: Holy Cross’ First-Year Program Invites Students to Challenge, Question from Day One

The innovative program arms students with curiosity and skills instrumental to their four years at Holy Cross

The sculptures of Shih Chieh Huang’s “Reusable Universe” — built from recycled Tupperware, plastic bags, fans and light bulbs — appeared to....
01/16/18

Holy Cross Economics Professor Discusses the Effects of the Stadium Tax Break on Taxpayers

Huffington Post

There are winners and losers in the new tax law, and sports teams are undoubtedly on the winning side, said Victor Matheson, professor of economics....
01/15/18

How Do Holy Cross Students Get into Medical School?

Health professions advisers help students develop well-rounded experience and articulate it in their applications

Just about everyone who applies to medical school has top grades and test scores. So who gets in and who doesn’t? Often it comes down to “miles....
01/04/18

College Football’s Bowl Games Don’t Have Impact They Once Did, Holy Cross Economics Professor Says

Marketplace

If you spent New Year’s Day watching college football, you were taking part in a tradition that began with the first Rose Bowl, held more than a....
12/11/17

Holy Cross Professor Says Russia’s Olympic Ban Won’t Dampen Interest

Newsweek

After the discovery of a systemic doping scheme carried out during the previous Olympic Winter Games in 2014, the Russian winter Olympic team has....
11/21/17

Holy Cross Professor Studies the Economics of Genocide

AJCU Connections

This article originally ran in the November issue of Connections, an online publication of the Associations of Jesuit Colleges and Universities.....
10/25/17

Holy Cross Welcomes Ten New Tenure-Track Faculty Members in 2017-18 Academic Year

The accomplished scholars are bringing their expertise to six departments and all students across campus

At the start of the 2017-18 academic year, the College of the Holy Cross welcomed ten new tenure-track faculty members joining the following....
10/18/17

Economics Professor and Former MLS Referee Shares Analysis on Shocking U.S. World Cup Elimination

The Atlantic

After losing to tiny Trinidad and Tobago, the United States men’s national soccer team won’t make it to the finals of the World Cup for the first....
09/05/17

Where Does All the Money Go? Economics Professor Weighs in on Lotteries

CNN Money

Lottery spending in United States is huge: Americans spent roughly $80 billion dollars on lottery tickets just last year, reports CNN Money. The....
07/27/17

Holy Cross Students Study ‘Social Justice in Context’ in Bangalore Through Summer Study Abroad Program

Students explore first-hand the influence of technology and urbanization in the developing world

Who benefits from economic development, growth, and technology? Who bears the burdens? This summer, 12 students from the College of the Holy Cross....
07/13/17

Crusaders Become Voice For Change in Negative Political Climate

They're making an impact by getting involved in local politics, creating apps for activism and volunteering in their communities

When Brian Senier ’19 woke up the day after the 2016 American presidential election, he was happy to see a Republican victor, albeit not his chosen....
06/20/18 President Boroughs Issues Statement on Immigration Policy
06/20/18 PayScale Ranks Holy Cross No. 18 Best Value Liberal Arts College
06/20/18 Holy Cross Professor and Alumnus Featured in MassLive.com as New ‘Worcesterites’
06/18/18 Ten Students and Recent Alumni Receive Prestigious Grants and Scholarships
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Summer Research Workshop - Humanities Students
6/26/2018
J.D. Power Center for Liberal Arts in the World
Smith Labs 154
Open to Campus Community Only
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Summer Research Workshop - Science Students
6/26/2018
J.D. Power Center for Liberal Arts in the World
Smith Labs 154
Open to Campus Community Only
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Farewell for Dr. Danielle Hughes-Kruger (Event canceled)
6/27/2018
Featured
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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Summer Research Workshop
7/17/2018
J.D. Power Center for Liberal Arts in the World
Edith Stein Hall 120
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dining Services Job Fair
7/26/2018
Featured
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
Love food? Love people? Holy Cross Dining Services along...
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Summer Research BBQ
7/31/2018
J.D. Power Center for Liberal Arts in the World
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Outdoor Oval
Faculty and Staff on campus are invited.Open to Campus Community...
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MPE Training Session
8/20/2018
Office of Multicultural Education
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 304(05)
Open to Campus Community Only
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SGA Cabinet Meeting
8/29/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
The Student Government Association is elected by and represents...
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MPE 2nd Chance Training Session
9/1/2018
Office of Multicultural Education
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 304(05)
Open to Campus Community Only
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MPE 2nd Chance Training Session (Event canceled)
9/1/2018
Office of Multicultural Education
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 406(08)
Open to Campus Community Only
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SGA Cabinet Meeting
9/5/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
The Student Government Association is elected by and represents...
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Chapel Artist Series Concert
9/9/2018
Music
St Joseph Memorial Chapel St Joseph Chapel
Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 3:00 pmArvid Gast, OrganistProfessor...
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John Hancock Info Session (Event canceled)
9/11/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 304(05)
Come to the John Hancock Info Session to learn more about opportunities...
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SGA Cabinet Meeting
9/12/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
The Student Government Association is elected by and represents...
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SGA Cabinet Meeting
9/19/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
The Student Government Association is elected by and represents...
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Silkroad Ensemble Concert
9/20/2018
Arts Transcending Borders (ATB)
Kimball Hall Seelos Theater
Open to the Public
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SGA Cabinet Meeting
9/26/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
The Student Government Association is elected by and represents...
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MAG Meeting
9/26/2018
Audio-Visual Services
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite B/C - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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SGA Cabinet Meeting
10/3/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Suite A - 4th Fl
The Student Government Association is elected by and represents...
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RSM On-Campus Interviews
10/3/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 406
Apply in Crusader Connections for opportunities with RSM!Open to Campus...
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RSM On-Campus Interviews
10/3/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 405
Apply in Crusader Connections for opportunities with RSM!Open to Campus...
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RSM On-Campus Interviews
10/3/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 404
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