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One Woman’s Sarajevo to be Presented at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – “One Woman’s Sarajevo,” a multimedia lecture and presentation centered on the problems in Bosnia, will take place Tuesday, Sept. 21 at 7 p.m. in the Ballroom of the Hogan Campus Center at Holy Cross. The evening will …

Music of Spanish Baroque Masters and J.S. Bach Performed at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – Robert Parkins, an organist, will perform the music of Spanish Baroque masters and J.S. Bach on Tuesday, Sept. 28 at 8 p.m. in the St. Joseph Memorial Chapel. Parkins, a professor in the music department and university …

Holy Cross Professor publishes History of Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – Rev. Anthony J. Kuzniewski, S.J., a professor in the history department and rector of the Jesuit Community at Holy Cross, has recently published Thy Honored Name: A History of the College of the Holy Cross, 1843-1994 (Washington, …

Odyssey 2003 to take place at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – “Odyssey 2003: A Preview of your Holy Cross Journey,” a two-week orientation program for ALANA (African American, Latino, Asian American, and Native American) and international students, will take place from Aug. 15-27 at Holy Cross. This interdisciplinary …

Holy Cross Professor Publishes Children’s Book

WORCESTER, Mass. – David M. Hummon, a professor in the sociology department at Holy Cross, has recently published his first children’s book, Animal Acrostics(Nevada City, CA: Dawn Publications, 1999). Created for children ages eight and older, the book showcases a …

Organ Concerts Sponsored by Holy Cross/Boston Conservatory Organ Masterclasses

WORCESTER, Mass. – Three organ concerts will be held as a part of the Holy Cross/Boston Conservatory Organ Masterclasses, a weeklong program held from June 21-26 for 30 of the finest young organ players in the world from the United …

Holy Cross Announces New Construction Project

WORCESTER, Mass. – Earlier this week, ground was broken at Holy Cross beginning the renovation of O’Neil Hall and the construction of an addition to the complex. The project entails the complete renovation of the 33,700 square foot O’Neil Hall, …

Holy Cross Faculty Members to Present Papers

WORCESTER, Mass. – Eight members of the Holy Cross faculty will present papers at the multidisciplinary and international conference known as “Word and Image.”  This year’s theme is “Self-representation in literature and the visual arts,” and will be held from …

Holy Cross Awards Ellis Scholarship to Worcester Student

WORCESTER, Mass. – Erin M. Sullivan of Worcester will receive a full tuition scholarship next fall when she enters as a first-year student at Holy Cross.  She was chosen by the Holy Cross Admissions Committee to receive the Theodore T. …

Black Aestheticism Discussed at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – Marland Buckner will give a lecture entitled “Is There a Politics to the New Black Aesthetic?” on Friday, April 30, at 4 p.m., in Room 519 of the Hogan Campus Center at Holy Cross. Buckner is a …

Student Art Exhibition at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – The art exhibition, “Nine Works by Members of the Studio Concentration Seminar,” will open on Wednesday, April 28 at 4:30 p.m., in the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery in O’Kane Hall at Holy Cross. The …

Holy Cross Announces Sanctae Crucis Award Recipients

WORCESTER, Mass. – The second annual Sanctae Crucis Awards will be presented to five individuals at the Holy Cross Board of Trustees’ dinner on April 30.  The award is the highest non-degree recognition bestowed by the College on an alumnus …

Holy Cross Students to Honor Director of Counseling for 25 Years of Service

WORCESTER, Mass. – Ann Flynn, director of the counseling center at Holy Cross, will be honored by the NEED (Nutrition, Exercise and Eating Disorder Program) Peer Educators during a tree planting ceremony on Tuesday, April 27 at 5:15 p.m., at …

Holy Cross Professor Awarded Prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship

WORCESTER, Mass. – Robert ParkeHarrison, an assistant professor in the visual arts department at Holy Cross, was recently named a fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.  This most prestigious fellowship carries with it a $33,000 award. ParkeHarrison is …

Harlem Wizards to play at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – The Harlem Wizards, a professional entertainment basketball team, will play the Holy Cross All Star Faculty/Staff team on Friday, April 23, at 7:30 p.m., in the Hart Center gym.  Sponsored by the Campus Activities Board, admission is …

Holy Cross Students win Prestigious Scholarships

WORCESTER, Mass. – Three Holy Cross students have received awards in national competitions that will permit them to continue their studies after graduation.  They are: Alexandra McGowan, a member of the Class of 1999, who has received a $10,000 scholarship …

Lost Gilbert and Sullivan Musical Number discovered by Holy Cross Professor and British Colleague

WORCESTER, Mass. – Bruce I. Miller, a member of the music department at Holy Cross, and Helga J. Perry, a Gilbert and Sullivan scholar from England, have discovered the song, “Reflect, My Child,” which was originally part of Gilbert and …

Fenwick Scholar Announced at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – Bethany Collier, a member of the Holy Cross Class of 2000, from Pittsfield, Maine, has been selected as the 1999-2000 Fenwick Scholar.  This is the highest academic honor bestowed on a student at Holy Cross. Students selected …

Fenwick Scholar Presentations at Holy Cross

WORCESTER, Mass. – The 1998-1999 Fenwick Scholars, Jaime Grande and Jessica Parker, both members of the Holy Cross Class of 1999, will present their projects culminating a year of research.  The Fenwick Scholar is the highest academic award bestowed by …

Holy Cross Celebrates Asian Heritage Month

WORCESTER, Mass. – Holy Cross has planned the following events in April to celebrate Asian Heritage Month.  Sponsored by ASIA (Asian Students for International Awareness), Asian Studies, MECCA (Muslim Endeavor to Create Cultural Awareness), Women’s Forum, and the department of …