Archive for April, 2009

‘Superstar’ Lupe Fiasco Headlines Spring Concert

April 28th, 2009 by admin

springconcert01

Before hundreds of students, Grammy award-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco headlines this year’s spring concert at Holy Cross.

springconcert02 springconcert03 springconcert04 springconcert05 springconcert06

Photography by Tim Paquette ’11

Green Light

April 23rd, 2009 by admin

green-voteweb

Members of Eco-Action, Holy Cross’ student-driven environmental group, collected about 40 photos of students posing with signs saying they voted for climate and energy legislation in the last presidential election. The photos were sent to the Power Shift Campaign, which will send them to Congress. To view all the photos taken at Holy Cross click here.

Spring is Here!

April 19th, 2009 by admin

forsythiamaryweb

forsythiahill

Dazzling displays of sunny yellow forsythia signal the arrival of spring.

Photography by Alexandra Winslow ’09

Striking a Beautiful Note

April 19th, 2009 by Nikolas Markantonatos

nalbandian_2

Organized by Ani Nalbandian ’09 and held at Holy Cross, a concert commemorating the Armenian Genocide raised $10,000 for the Fund for Armenian Relief. Pictured from left to right: Michael West, associate professor of history; Earl Peace, dean for the Class of 2009; Kenneth Prestwich, associate professor of biology; Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J., president; Barbara Letourneau, administrative assistant; Nalbandian; John Anderson, associate professor emeritus of history; Rev. Untzag Nalbandian; Yn. Setta Nalbandian, and Garnik Nanagoulian, executive director of the Fund for Armenian Relief.

Thinking Inside the Box

April 1st, 2009 by admin

hourdebut2

hourdebut6hourdebut7

The Cantor Art Gallery hosted a night of poetry to celebrate the debut of Heure (Hour), an artists’ book created by students enrolled in Artists’ Books and Writers’ Tales class in collaboration with French artist Anik Vinay.

Photography by Alexandra Winslow ’09