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Education

03/15/18

The One-Size-Fits-All Approach to Reforming Education Is Not Cutting It, Holy Cross Professor Says

The Conversation

Despite investments totaling north of $4 billion a year, US educational reform efforts by large philanthropic organizations, such as the Gates....
03/05/18

Holy Cross Professor Discusses Some of the Great Challenges of American Education

The Atlantic

  Public vs. private school is the age-old debate. But should they be mutually exclusive concepts? What would happen if the U.S. had an entirely....
02/09/18

Holy Cross Professor on Why State School Rankings Are ‘Virtually Worthless,’ Reform Needed

CommonWealth Magazine

Choosing a school for your child can be a daunting task, and state-issued rankings are not making this choice easier. In an article published by....
01/29/18

Holy Cross Education Professor on Baltimore’s Newest Measure to Confront the ‘Education Debt’

Marketplace

Last week the Baltimore, Maryland school board approved new funding guidelines based on poverty rates, rather than test scores, in the hopes of....
01/23/18

Can Money Solve Education Inequality? Not So Fast, Says Holy Cross Professor

The Atlantic

In the past few years, controversies over school funding have loomed large in discussions about the future of K-12 education both at the state and....
12/11/17

High School, Brought to You by Silicon Valley? Holy Cross Professor Weighs In

The New York Times

Oracle, the business software giant, is putting its finishing touches on the new home for Design Tech High School, a charter school founded in 2014.....
12/08/17

Holy Cross Takes Top Seat in Ranking for Long-Term Study Abroad Participation

Students share their experiences abroad through photos

For yet another year, the College of the Holy Cross has been ranked No. 1 among baccalaureate institutions in the United States for long-term study....
12/01/17

‘GreatSchools overhauls ratings to be more inclusive,’ Holy Cross Professor Raises Concerns

Marketplace

The popular school ratings website Greatschools.org offers a one-to-ten rating on each school in its system, and recently that rating system was....
11/07/17

Education Professor on How ‘Betsy DeVos Doesn’t Understand How Markets Really Work’

Washington Monthly

The Department of Education under Betsy DeVos has changed its position on many issues from the previous administration, particularly on the right of....
08/28/17

Holy Cross Education Professor Publishes Book on How to Better Measure School Quality

Published by Harvard University Press, “Beyond Test Scores: A Better Way to Measure School Quality" is Jack Schneider's third book

How should we measure the quality of our schools? In his new book, “Beyond Test Scores: A Better Way to Measure School Quality,” Jack Schneider,....
05/03/17

Holy Cross Produces Fourteen Fulbright Scholars

Additionally, two first-year students to attend UK Summer Fulbright Institutes

Thirteen members of the Class of 2017 and one member of the Class of 2016 have been awarded Fulbright grants to teach and conduct research around the....
04/21/17

Holy Cross Academic Conference 2017 to Showcase Student Work

350 students will present results of research, independent work across disciplines

As the academic year nears its end, more than 350 students will present the results of their independent work in the performing and visual arts,....
01/11/17

For the Love of Toys: Alumna and Holy Cross Faculty Focus on the Importance of Play

Jean Butler ’88, an economics major at the College and current executive director of the Toy Industry Foundation, is on a mission to put toys in....
12/19/16

Holy Cross Faculty Member Published in Boston Globe, Researching New Ways to Assess School Quality

Boston Globe | Commonwealth Magazine | Scholastic | The Sun Chronicle | Edushyster | WCAP

In a co-authored letter published in the Boston Globe, Jack Schneider, assistant professor of education at the College of the Holy Cross and director....
10/13/16

Blog: Moreta ’18 Embraces Rich Argentinian Culture Abroad

NAME Visaury Moreta ’18 HOMETOWN Roslindale, Mass. AREAS OF STUDY Spanish major, education studies minor, Latin American and Latino studies....
09/11/16

McFarland Center Events Put Ethical Focus on Election Issues

The Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J. Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture at the College of the Holy Cross will present lectures this fall that....
04/22/16

Holy Cross Academic Conference to Showcase Student Work

300 students, including Fenwick Scholar, will present results of research, independent work

As the academic year comes to an end, the College of the Holy Cross will celebrate the great and varied work accomplished by its students at the....
01/21/16

McFarland Center to Present Talks on Faith, Violence, Education and Love

The Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J. Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture at the College of the Holy Cross will bring in special guest lecturers in....
10/15/15

‘American schools are modeled after factories and treat students like widgets. Right? Wrong.’

Jack Schneider, assistant professor of education at the College of the Holy Cross, takes over Valerie Strauss’ Washington Post “Answer Sheet”....
09/22/15

‘High School is too old school’

American Public Media’s “Marketplace”

Jack Schneider, assistant professor of education at the College of the Holy Cross, discusses the reinvention of the American high school in American....
07/16/18 Catholics & Cultures: Holy Cross Professor Writes About Little-Known Fiesta de la Tirana for Crux
07/13/18 Professor and Russia Expert on Upcoming Trump-Putin Summit: ‘Trump is Playing Putin’s Game’
07/11/18 ‘Holy Cross Summer Course Explores Realities of Food Production’
07/11/18 Down Any Possible Road: Internships Open the Door Wide for Post-Grad Success
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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 Senate Meeting
9/2/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 519
Open to Campus Community Only
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Study Abroad General Info Session for Class of 2021
9/4/2018
Study Abroad
Kimball Hall Seelos Theater
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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Study Abroad Fair
9/6/2018
Study Abroad
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Ballroom & 328
Open to Campus Community Only
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Annual Summer Research Symposium
9/7/2018
Psychology. Featured
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Ballroom & 328
The Twenty-Fifth Annual Symposium of the Dr. Charles...
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SGA Senate Meeting
9/9/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 519
Open to Campus Community Only
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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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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 Senate Meeting
9/16/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 519
Open to Campus Community Only
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CINTAS Information Table
9/18/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 1
Stop by the CINTAS Info Table to speak to a recruiter. Visit...
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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 Senate Meeting
9/23/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 519
Open to Campus Community Only
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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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Natalia Serna Presents Corazόn Norte
9/26/2018
Peace & Conflict Studies
Rehm Library
Corazόn Norte is a record made up of songs and interviews that seek to incarnate,...
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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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GE Info Session
9/27/2018
Center for Career Development
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 305
Candidates selected to interview with GE will be invited to attend...
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SGA Senate Meeting
9/30/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 519
Open to Campus Community Only
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Athletics Workshop - Communication
10/2/2018
Counseling Center
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Ballroom & Dunn
Open to Campus Community Only
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An Evening with Roger Guenveur Smith
10/2/2018
Montserrat
Kimball Hall Seelos Theater
Open to the Public
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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
Apply in Crusader Connections for opportunities with RSM!Open to Campus...
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SGA Senate Meeting
10/14/2018
Office of Student Involvement
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 519
Open to Campus Community Only
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SGA Cabinet Meeting
10/17/2018
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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Daniel Ziblaat Presentation
10/23/2018
History
Kimball Hall Seelos Theater
Daniel Ziblatt is the co-author (with Steven Levitsky) of "How Democracies...
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Health Services Flu Clinic
10/23/2018
Health Services
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 1
Open to Campus Community Only
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Health Services Flu Clinic
10/23/2018
Health Services
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 2
Open to Campus Community Only
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Health Services Flu Clinic
10/23/2018
Health Services
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 3
Open to Campus Community Only
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Health Services Flu Clinic
10/23/2018
Health Services
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 4
Open to Campus Community Only
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Health Services Flu Clinic
10/23/2018
Health Services
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center Lobby Table 5
Open to Campus Community Only
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SGA Cabinet Meeting
10/24/2018
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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Washington Semester Program Information Session
10/24/2018
Featured
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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BACAP Speaker - Philosophy Colloquium Event
11/8/2018
Philosophy
Carol and Park B. Smith Hall 501
Open to the Public
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