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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....
06/18/18

Holy Cross History Professor Predicts Upcoming Era for HISTORY

HISTORY

Are we living in a second Gilded Age? In an article for HISTORY, Ed O’Donnell, associate professor of history at Holy Cross, explores that....
06/06/18

Holy Cross Professors Recognized for Outstanding Scholarship and Student Advising

Marfuggi Awards were given to Neel Smith and Lorelle Semley, who also received a prestigious Burkhardt Fellowship

After another successful academic year, two faculty members are being celebrated for their excellence in scholarship and academic advising. Before....
06/06/18

Holy Cross Alumnus Awash With Nostalgia Writes About His 25th Reunion for the National Review

National Review

There’s no better way to celebrate being a Crusader than by returning to Mount St. James for Reunion Weekend, where generations of Holy Cross....
06/05/18

Holy Cross Professor Weighs in on the Life and Legacy of Robert F. Kennedy for Cape Cod Times

Cape Cod Times

“I think the most compelling lesson from Bobby’s [Kennedy] final years is that, through loss and personal suffering, he found the courage....
05/04/18

Professor Stephanie Yuhl Participates in WGBH Discussion on 1960s Social Movements

WGBH

  In February, professor of history and social movements expert Stephanie Yuhl participated in a WGBH BostonTalks event titled “The....
04/27/18

Academic Conference 2018 Showcases Creativity, Independent Research of Over 470 Students

The four-day celebration was filled with performances, poster sessions and presentations across academic disciplines and class years

Over the course of four days, more than 470 students spanning all class years presented the results of their independent, creative and intellectual....
04/19/18

Luke Lapean ’19 Reflects on Impact of a Summer Ministry Internship

Sophomore finds direction, inspiration assisting three parishes

I was reading the countless daily emails Holy Cross students receive when I stumbled across one inviting me to apply for a Summer Ministry Internship....
04/12/18

Honoring the Past: Students Seek Opportunities to Learn About the Holocaust

Through diverse course offerings, study abroad opportunities and lectures on campus, students can explore all facets of Judaism

“Never forget” is a phrase that’s long been used to remind people, Jews and non-Jews alike, to remember the pain of the Holocaust,....
03/26/18

Holy Cross Professor Weighs in on Museums Seeking to Better Represent People of Color

The Post and Courier

  In 2009, the Gibbes Museum of Art in Charleston, South Carolina exhibited a piece that represented the extremely limited number of black....
03/15/18

Holy Cross Professor Warns ‘Putin’s Certain Triumph Heralds Fresh Uncertainty’

The Conversation

In Russia’s upcoming election on March 18th, current President Vladimir Putin is expected to win in double-digits, an electoral victory that,....
02/07/18

Holy Cross History Professor Featured in PBS Documentary

PBS

The question of whether the United States has entered a second Gilded Age has been top of mind recently given the issue of growing income inequality,....
01/30/18

Following the USA Gymnastics Scandal, Holy Cross Professor Describes Historical Pattern of Abuse Over Female Athletes

The Conversation

Last week, in what was one of the biggest sexual abuse crises in American sport history, former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to....
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....
01/15/18

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....
01/15/18

Major League Businessman: ESPN Executive Burke Magnus ’88 Hits Home Runs for Sports Fans Everywhere

From overseeing programming and scheduling for ESPN to his favorite sports movie, Magnus discusses his career trajectory and interests

It’s not just athletes who start at the bottom and, after years of developing their skills in the minor leagues, break into the big time and sign....
01/12/18

‘Was Oprah Right? Is a New Day on the Horizon for Women?’ History Professor Offers Expertise

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

After Oprah Winfrey’s powerful speech at the Golden Globes, the overwhelming focus has been on speculating the plausibility of her running for....
01/02/18

What Era Of History May Best Predict 2018? A Holy Cross Professor Explains

HISTORY

Historians are known to look backward. But what can the lessons of the past tell us about our immediate future? HISTORY asked an expert panel,....
12/08/17

Holy Cross Professor Describes How ‘#MeToo is Undoing the Devil’s Bargain of the 1990s’

The Washington Post

In recent weeks, prominent members of the entertainment, political, and business worlds have been outed for inappropriate behavior toward women. The....
11/20/17

Find Your Power Center: GE’s Deirdre Latour ’95 Offers Advice to Students at Women in Business Conference

Students spent a day learning and networking with alumnae at annual conference

“Figure out who you are and devise a life around it.” This was the advice Deirdre Latour ’95 offered to students and alumnae at the 12th annual....
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
Apply in Crusader Connections for opportunities with RSM!Open to Campus...
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