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Latin american, latinx, and caribbean studies

09/03/19

Blog: Shorter ’21 Excited to Immerse Herself in Culture, Community During Year Abroad in Peru

The anthropology major is studying abroad at Pontificia Universidad Catòlica del Perú in Lima, Peru

Name: Sarah Shorter ‘21 Hometown: Lexington, Massachusetts Areas of study: Anthropology major with a concentration in Latin America, Latinx, and....
06/13/19

Students Travel to Puerto Rico to Study the Effects of Hurricane Maria

The students spent a week working with local grassroots organizations and linking their microbiology and history coursework to firsthand experiences

It’s one thing to study the effects of a hurricane in a classroom setting, learning about the biology behind the devastation or the history of....
04/23/19

At Holy Cross, Professors Become Mentors

Through interactions both in and out of the classroom, Holy Cross students are surrounded by faculty members invested in their success

With small class sizes and faculty members committed to their success, Holy Cross students develop close bonds with professors, both in and out of....
09/21/18

Blog: Mackin ’20 Eager to Travel Around Latin America During Semester Abroad in Peru

NAME  Johanna Mackin ‘20 HOMETOWN  Houston, Texas AREAS OF STUDY  Political Science major, Latin American, Latinx and Caribbean Studies....
06/18/18

Eleven 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....
04/10/18

Latin American Film Class Travels to Buenos Aires to Explore Dark Period of Argentine History

Over spring break, 14 students studied first-hand how Argentines remember and memorialize the scars left by their dictatorship 30 years later

In the span of about a decade, roughly 30,000 people in Argentina disappeared at the hands of the government. Called “los desaparecidos,”....
10/12/17

Blog: Midwest Native Tapia ’21 Eager to Explore Worcester in Second Year

NAME Xochitl Tapia ’21 HOMETOWN Kansas City, Missouri AREAS OF STUDY English and Latin American, Latinx, and Caribbean Studies double major....
08/17/17

107 Holy Cross Students Conduct Original Research Across Disciplines This Summer

Projects range from the survey of eastern hemlocks across New England to the composition of a digital score for a silent Charlie Chaplin film

This summer, 107 Holy Cross students conducted original, cutting-edge research through the Weiss Summer Research Program: 71 students in the natural....
06/27/17

Blog: Goddard ’19 Excited to Experience Everything Peru Has to Offer

NAME Margaret Goddard ’19 HOMETOWN Locust, N.J. AREAS OF STUDY English and visual arts studio double major, Latin American and Latino Studies....
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,....
11/15/16

Acclaimed Mexican Author Yuri Herrera Gives Reading at Holy Cross

Yuri Herrera, renowned Mexican author, visited the College of the Holy Cross for a public reading on Oct. 4 in Rehm Library at the invitation of the....
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....
01/29/16

Co-Founder of the Black Lives Matter Movement Opal Tometi to Speak on Campus

Holy Cross to celebrate Black History Month with series of events

In observation of Black History Month, the College of the Holy Cross community will host a variety of discussions, film screenings, lectures, and a....
11/04/15

Blog: Olson ’17 Embraces Spanish Language and Culture During Study Abroad

NAME Ali Olson ’17 HOMETOWN Sioux Falls, S.D. AREAS OF STUDY Spanish major, anthropology minor, Latin American and Latino studies concentration....
10/29/15

Washington Semester Award Winner to Present Lecture on Latin American Politics and the Countries’ Relationships with the U.S.

The Center for Interdisciplinary Studies at the College of the Holy Cross has selected Brian Beaton ’16, a political science major with a....
09/09/15

Six Faculty Members Promoted at Holy Cross

Six members of the College of the Holy Cross faculty have been promoted to the rank of professor. Josep Alba-Salas, of the Spanish department, earned....
02/24/15

McFarland Center to Present Free Programs Exploring Christianity’s Role in Society

The Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J. Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture at the College of the Holy Cross sponsors programs that explore basic....
11/14/14

28 Holy Cross Students Inducted into Jesuit Honor Society

Twenty-eight students from the class of 2015 at the College of the Holy Cross were inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, the Jesuit honor society, on October....
10/30/14

Unity Week Events to Celebrate Diversity and Inclusion at Holy Cross

Actor and best-selling author Hill Harper to give talk on Nov. 11

The Student Government Association, in partnership with the Diversity Leadership Team and various academic departments, offices and student....
08/18/14

Student Profile: Briana Mora ’16

'Grads told me about the fantastic alumni network, the welcoming community, and how prepared they felt for their futures'

NAME Briana Mora ’16 HOMETOWN Los Angeles ACADEMICS Anthropology and philosophy double major with a concentration in Latino Studies GETTING TO KNOW....
12/03/19 Renewable Energy Policy Thesis Earns Landon Cass ’20 the Maurizio Vannicelli Washington Semester Away Program Award
11/22/19 Holy Cross Introduces ‘MyinTuition,’ a User-Friendly College Costs Calculator
11/22/19 PayScale Ranks Holy Cross in Top 7% Liberal Arts Colleges for Salary Potential in 2019
11/22/19 Holy Cross History Professor Featured in New Online Docuseries Hosted by NPR’s Peter Sagal
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MID Club
12/6/2019
Classics
FENW 420
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/6/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal
12/7/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Holy Cross Wind Ensemble Winter Concert
12/8/2019
Music
Hogan Center Ballroom & 328

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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal
12/8/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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The Agency Club Meeting
12/9/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The Agency educates students interested in learning about the fields of public relations,...
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Holy Cross Student Investment Fund
12/9/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 519
Members of HC SIF gain technical skills, experience and knowledge in the fields of...
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Orientation Leader Info Session
12/9/2019
Office of Student Involvement
Hogan Center Suite A - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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Philosophy Phriends Meeting
12/9/2019
Philosophy
SMITH 501
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/9/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Art on the Hill- I Scream/Stress Relief
12/9/2019
Visual Arts
Hogan Center Lobby Table 2
Open to Campus Community Only
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Ciocca Center: Finance Club Meetings
12/10/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 212
The Finance Club focuses on all facets of Wall Street, including sales and trading and investment...
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Ciocca Center Diversity Liaison Office Hours
12/10/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center Lobby Table 1
Our Diversity Liaison is working to find new ways to increase student awareness...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/10/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Women in Business Club Meeting
12/11/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The annual Holy Cross Women in Business Conference (11/2/19) is expanding to create a year-round...
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Virology poster session/Prof. Sheehy
12/11/2019
Biology
SMITHLABS SPILLANE

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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/11/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Advent Festival of Lessons & Carols
12/12/2019
Featured
St Joseph Chapel St Joseph Chapel
Advent Festival of Lessons & Carols Holy Cross College Choir...
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Real Estate Club Meetings
12/12/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
STEIN 216
The Real Estate Club exposes students to a broad range of topics including residential, commercial,...
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HCSIF: TMT Sector Meeting
12/12/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 405
Open to Campus Community Only
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HC Student Investment Fund Meeting
12/12/2019
Ciocca Center for Business
Hogan Center 404
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/12/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Art on the Hill- I Scream/Stress Relief
12/12/2019
Visual Arts
Hogan Center Lobby Table 2
Open to Campus Community Only
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MID Club
12/13/2019
Classics
FENW 420
Open to Campus Community Only
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art Of Nepal
12/13/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal
12/14/2019
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery
OKANE Cantor Art Gallery
This exhibition, co-curated by Dr. Jinah Kim, Professor of History of Art &...
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Study Break with a Therapy Dog
12/15/2019
Holy Cross Libraries
SMITHLABS SPILLANE
Open to Campus Community Only
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Philosophy Phriends Meeting
12/16/2019
Philosophy
SMITH 501
Open to Campus Community Only
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Administration & Finance Reception
12/19/2019
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center Suite A - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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Admin & Finance Retreat Meeting
12/19/2019
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center Suite B/C - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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The Housing Director Regional Professional Development Training Session
1/10/2020
Residence Life & Housing
Hogan Center 410

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Orientation Leader Info Session
1/23/2020
Office of Student Involvement
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
1/27/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Multicultural Peer Educators Meeting
1/27/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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Title IX Coordinator Search Meeting
1/27/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 519
Open to Campus Community Only
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Title TIX Coodinator Luncheon
1/27/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 407
Open to Campus Community Only
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Title IX Coordinator Search Meeting
1/27/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 408
Open to Campus Community Only
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MLK Jr. Book Read 2019
1/28/2020
Office of Diversity and Inclusion Open to Campus Community Only Categories: Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Hogan Center 320
We are excited to announce the fifth annual MLK Winter Book Read. We invite all members...
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Title IX Coordinator Search Meeting
1/28/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 408
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
1/29/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 410
Open to Campus Community Only
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MLK Jr. Book Read 2019
1/29/2020
Office of Diversity and Inclusion Open to Campus Community Only Categories: Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Hogan Center 320
We are excited to announce the fifth annual MLK Winter Book Read. We invite all members...
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Cabaret
1/30/2020
Featured
OKANE Fenwick Theatre
"Cabaret"Book by Joe MasteroffMusic by John KanderLyrics by Fred EbbThis celebrated...
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MLK Jr. Book Read 2019
1/30/2020
Office of Diversity and Inclusion Open to Campus Community Only Categories: Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Hogan Center 402
We are excited to announce the fifth annual MLK Winter Book Read. We invite all members...
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Title IX Coordinator Luncheon
1/30/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 407
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/3/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Title IX Coordinator Search Meeting
2/3/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 519
Open to Campus Community Only
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Title IX Coordinator Search Luncheon
2/3/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 407
Open to Campus Community Only
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Title IX Coordinator Search Meeting
2/3/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 408
Open to Campus Community Only
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Title IX Coordinator Search Meeting
2/4/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 408
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/5/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Title IX Coordinator Search Meeting
2/6/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 519
Open to Campus Community Only
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Title IX Coordinator Search Luncheon
2/6/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 407
Open to Campus Community Only
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Title IX Coordinator Search Meeting
2/6/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 403
Open to Campus Community Only
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Title IX Coordinator Meeting
2/7/2020
Office of Administration & Finance
Hogan Center 403
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/10/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Multicultural Peer Educators Meeting
2/10/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/12/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Manuscripts Hack-A-Thon Registration & Welcome
2/15/2020
Classics
Hogan Center 320
A one-day workshop for secondary school teachers and students to learn how to read...
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Latinidad Identidad
2/17/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Chapel Artist Series Organ Concert-Michelle Sacco '21 & Matt Luca '22
2/18/2020
MusicOpen to the Public
St Joseph Chapel St Joseph Chapel
Holy Cross Organ Scholars Michelle Sacco ’21 & Matt...
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Latinidad Identidad
2/19/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/24/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Multicultural Peer Educators Meeting
2/24/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/25/2020
Counseling Center
Hogan Center Lobby Table 5
Open to Campus Community Only
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/25/2020
Counseling Center
Hogan Center Lobby Table 4
Open to Campus Community Only
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/25/2020
Counseling Center
Hogan Center Lobby Table 3
Open to Campus Community Only
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National Eating Disorder Awareness Screening Day
2/25/2020
Counseling Center
Hogan Center Lobby Table 2
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
2/26/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
3/9/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Multicultural Peer Educators Meeting
3/9/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 320
Open to Campus Community Only
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Latinidad Identidad
3/11/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center 401
Open to Campus Community Only
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Night of the Living Museum Exhibit
3/23/2020
Office of Multicultural Education
Hogan Center Suite B/C - 4th Fl

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Lecture: Homeric Scholar Emily Wilson on War , Homecoming, Heroism, Truth
3/24/2020
McFarland Center for Religion
Kimball Hall Seelos Theater
Emily Wilson, the first woman to write an English translation of the Odyssey,...
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Women in Science Conference
3/28/2020
Biology
SMITHLABS 154
Open to Campus Community Only
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Women in Science Conference
3/28/2020
Biology
SMITHLABS 155
Open to Campus Community Only
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Women in Science Conference
3/28/2020
Biology
SMITHLABS SPILLANE
Open to Campus Community Only
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Women in Science Conference
3/28/2020
Biology
SWORD Swords Atrium
Open to Campus Community Only
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HC Bands Banquet
4/17/2020
Holy Cross Bands
Hogan Center Suite B/C - 4th Fl
Open to Campus Community Only
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Chapel Artist Series Organ Concert-Dr. Julia Brown
4/18/2020
MusicOpen to the Public
St Joseph Chapel St Joseph Chapel
Dr. Julia Brown, Mayflower Congregational Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan,...
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Classics Homerathon
4/20/2020
Classics
Hogan Center Outdoor Oval

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Holy Cross Concert Band Spring Concert
4/26/2020
Music
Hogan Center Ballroom & 328

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