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Psychology

07/11/18

Down Any Possible Road: Internships Open the Door Wide for Post-Grad Success

From staffing the Smithsonian to creating marketing campaigns for high-end footwear in New York City, students are thinking outside the internship box

College is a time to stretch yourself and try something else on for size. And that doesn’t just apply to taking different classes or joining a....
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....
05/14/18

Two Rising Seniors Receive Full-Tuition Scholarships for Women in Science

Abby Corrigan '19 and Sarah McGuire '19 named 2018-19 Clare Boothe Luce Scholars

Abby Corrigan ’19, a physics and economics major, and Sarah McGuire ’19, a mathematics major with a minor in computer science, have been....
05/02/18

Famed Choreographer Bill T. Jones Talks Art, Ambiguity in Intimate Roundtable with Students

The recipient of a McArthur 'Genius' Award and two Tony's offered a lecture and discussion sessions, his visit featured on WGBH's Open Studio

The morning after his engaging lecture, as part of a creative residency with members of the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company at the College of 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

Not ‘Til I’ve Had My Coffee: How Caffeine Culture is Affecting Kids

Psychology professor's research examines the effects of caffeine use in adolescents

Everyone drinks coffee — what’s the big deal? When “everyone” includes adolescents, Alison Bryant Ludden, associate professor of....
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,....
03/29/18

Second Annual Women in Science Day Brings Over 100 High School Students to Campus

Students participate in demos, panel discussions and networking sessions

Let’s do the math — 115 high school students, 192 current students, and 13 alumnae, all of whom were women, descended on the Integrated....
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

Intro to Neuroscience: New Course Offers Innovative, Integrative Exploration of the Brain

Along with the course, a new interdisciplinary minor challenges students at the intersection of psychology, biology, chemistry, mathematics and physics

Neuroscience is a field that requires its scientists to integrate knowledge and thinking from many disciplines. Holy Cross has a long history of....
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....
10/25/17

Holy Cross Welcomes Ten New Tenure-Track Faculty Members in 2017-18 Academic Year

The accomplished scholars are bringing their expertise to six departments and all students across campus

At the start of the 2017-18 academic year, the College of the Holy Cross welcomed ten new tenure-track faculty members joining the following....
10/12/17

Blog: At Holy Cross, Mercier ’21 Has Found a Friendly Community and Countless Opportunities

NAME Emily Mercier ’21 HOMETOWN Cumberland, Rhode Island STUDIES SHE’S CONSIDERING Psychology and theatre double major WHY SHE CHOSE HOLY....
10/05/17

Startup Company Founded by Brendan Candon ’10 Poised to Become the eBay of the Sporting Goods Industry

Forbes Magazine praised the company, SidelineSwap, for making sports more affordable

When Brendan Candon ’10 played on the varsity lacrosse team at Holy Cross, he received all the equipment he needed: sticks, gloves, pads, you name....
09/18/17

Ann Dowd ’78, P20 Wins Emmy Award for ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Ann Dowd ’78, P20 won the award for outstanding supporting actress in a drama series for her work on “The Handmaid’s Tale” at the 69th annual....
08/21/17

Psychology Professor Discusses ‘Why Tourists Go to Sites Associated With Death and Suffering’

The Conversation | Newsweek | Business Insider

As a Holocaust educator, Daniel Bitran, professor of psychology at the College of the Holy Cross, travels with his summer study abroad class to a....
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....
08/01/17

Holy Cross Senior and ‘Ex-Cancer Patient Helps Youths at Sunrise Hospital From Afar’

Las Vegas Review-Journal

From thousands of miles away at Holy Cross, Michael Spada ’18 continues to give back to his Southern Nevada community, particularly Sunrise....
07/14/17

The Comeback Captain: Peter Pujals ’18 Returns From Injury for Historic Fourth Year as Football Captain

Pujals, the first Holy Cross athlete to serve as a four-year captain, is ready to lead the Crusaders to a winning season in 2017

When Crusader quarterback Peter Pujals ’18 felt his left leg crack under a hard tackle in the fourth game last season, he assumed he’d walk it....
07/14/17

How the Arts Prepare Holy Cross Alumni for Success in Every Field

The arts ignited their imaginations as students. Today, they are leaders in business, medicine and literature

What happens when we bridge the gap between the real world and our imagination? “Balance,” says chief executive James “Jim” Keyes ’77,....
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
07/10/18 ‘How Many Humans Can the Earth Support?’ Mathematics Professor Addresses Ahead of World Population Day
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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 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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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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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
Open to Campus Community Only
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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 404
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 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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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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