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11 Faculty Members Close Chapters at Holy Cross Alongside the Class of 2016

In addition to bidding farewell to the seniors at the end of the academic year, the College of the Holy Cross is seeing off 11 faculty members: Hussein Adam, Mary Hobgood, Patrick J. Ireland, James M. Kee, Rev. Anthony J. …

‘Major in Anything…Succeed in Business’

Holy Cross Magazine

https://youtu.be/croBbNbRutE At first, the first year student from New York City was thinking of majoring in psychology, then he turned his attention to economics. Later on, he considered political science. Finally, Gabe Fernandez admitted to himself that he had no …

Community-Based Learning Director Receives Two Awards for Dissertation on Spiritual Impact of Service Learning

Michelle Sterk Barrett, the director of the Donelan Office of Community-Based Learning at the College of the Holy Cross, has received two awards for her dissertation on spiritual growth during service learning experiences. She received the Dalton Institute on College …

Dean Esther Levine Reflects on 35 Years at Holy Cross

Esther Levine, international scholar and student advisor and former class dean, has brought a unique voice, strong convictions and a deeply personal narrative to matters of diversity and inclusion throughout her 35 years at the College of the Holy Cross. In …

Anthropology Course Spotlighted in Alumni Magazine

Tracing the historical origins of contemporary consumer society, Fashion and Consumption with Professor Ann Marie Leshkowich examines how fashion and consumption reflect and shape individual identities and global economic, political and cultural developments. Students explore theoretical and ethnographic approaches to the …

English Major Featured in Holy Cross Magazine

Three-sport athlete Dylan Villescas ’14 of Las Cruces, N.M., slowed down long enough for Holy Cross Magazine to chat with him about life on the Hill, how he beats the Southwest heat when he’s home and why he’d like to have …

Tributes to Earl Peace Continue to Arrive from Alumni

As news spread of the July 24 passing of Earl Peace, associate professor emeritus of chemistry, alumni and colleagues shared their memories of the quiet man who touched many. We’ve collected some of those memories here. In the link below, you’ll …

Alumni Discuss Ken Happe’s Legacy

Faculty colleagues honored Kenneth F. “Ken” Happe ’58, associate professor emeritus, classics, with heartfelt remembrances in his obituary in the Fall 2013 issue of Holy Cross Magazine. Here, one of Professor Happe’s former students, M. Gemma (Kallaugher) Cannon ’78, shares the …

Ericka Fisher Profiled in Holy Cross Magazine’s Fall Issue

Ericka Fisher ’96, a native of Worcester, returned to Holy Cross after studying counseling and social justice at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Drawn by Holy Cross’ mission for social justice, Fisher returned to express her desire to help …

Dan Bitran Profiled in Holy Cross Magazine’s Fall Issue

Among his many responsibilities, neuroscientist Daniel Bitran coordinates the nine-week Holy Cross Summer Science Research Program. These sought-after opportunities are supported by private donors and profit and not-for-profit organizations, including the Beckman Scholars program, the Clare Booth Luce Scholarships for …

Mary Ebbott Profiled in Holy Cross Magazine’s Fall Issue

Mary ebbott has made a name for herself-and Holy Cross-by uncovering new understandings and interpretations of some of the world’s oldest stories. By studying the earliest existing version of the ancient Greek epic poem, Homer’s Iliad, she provides fresh insights …

Lynn Kremer Profiled in Holy Cross Magazine’s Fall Issue

Playwright and director Lynn Kremer has not only been invited to present her work in a highly acclaimed international arts festival, but also to bring along a troupe of Holy Cross collaborators on her Indonesian adventure. Kremer’s multimedia dance drama, …

Rev. John Gavin, S.J. Profiled in Holy Cross Magazine’s Fall Issue

A three-year member of the faculty, Rev. John Gavin, S.J., is thrilled with the support new faculty receive at Holy Cross, including special workshops, get-togethers and mentoring. “From the start, you are being formed into an excellent teacher,” he says. …

André Isaacs ‘05 Profiled in Holy Cross Magazine’s Fall Issue

Holy cross is a community of scholars. Close-knit connections are especially reflected in Crusaders who come to the Hill as stellar students and return as distinguished faculty. Holy Cross faculty alumni include Melissa Boyle ’00 (economics), Thomas Cecil ’68 (mathematics …

David Damiano Profiled in Holy Cross Magazine’s Fall Issue

Finding and developing relationships-among people and data-sets David Damiano apart as a teacher and a researcher. Over the past year, he and his students have begun a new study of pre-clinical images of cancers. Damiano and a student researcher are …