Archive for March, 2010

Congressman McGovern Delivers Talk at Holy Cross

March 29th, 2010 by Nikolas Markantonatos

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U.S. Rep. James P. McGovern, D-Worcester, gives a talk on the 20th anniversary of the assassination of six Jesuits, their housekeeper, and her daughter in El Salvador, in Rehm Library.

Photography by Kristin Keegan ’11

Student Artwork on Display in Millard Art Center

March 24th, 2010 by Nikolas Markantonatos

The visual arts department held an open studio in the Millard Art Center which featured student work.

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Photography by Kristen Keegan ’11

National Grid Recognizes Energy Efficient Design and Construction of New Integrated Science Complex

March 23rd, 2010 by Nikolas Markantonatos

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National Grid recognized the energy efficient design and construction of the new Integrated Science Complex on March 23 in the Swords Atrium. National Grid executive Aleta Fazzone presents Michael J. Lochhead, vice president of administration and finance, and Scott Merrill, director of physical plant, with an energy rebate check in the amount of $113,541.00.

Photograph by Tim Paquette ’11

Holy Cross Celebrates Official Opening of $64M Integrated Science Complex

March 23rd, 2010 by Nikolas Markantonatos

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Crowds of people are seen in the Swords Atrium during the dedication and blessing ceremony of the new $64 million Integrated Science Complex.

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Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J., president, blesses the science complex.

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Adam Nadelson ’10, a biology major in the health professions program, interviews Dr. Joseph E. Murray ’40, who performed the first successful organ transplant in 1954, and was honored with the Nobel Prize in 1990.

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Dr. Murray signs a copy of his book, Surgery of the Soul, as science librarian Barbara Merolli looks on. The book will be displayed in the science library.

Watch a video recap of the day’s events.

Photography by John Buckingham

Holy Cross Students Prepare Questions for Interview of Chief Justice Margaret Marshall

March 22nd, 2010 by Nikolas Markantonatos

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Robert Hernandez, lecturer for the Center for Interdisciplinary and Special Studies at Holy Cross, had his Latino/as and the Law in Massachusetts class come up with questions to ask Margaret Marshall, chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, for an interview at Boston University. Hernandez also teaches at the Boston University School of Law and is an advisor to the university’s Puerto Rican Student Association. From left, Professor Hernandez, Kathleen Aylward ’10, Alyssa Murphy ’12, Rumbidzai Munochiveyi ’10, Meghan McCloat ’12, Justine Cefalu ’10, Sasha Sakhtah ’11, Marshall, Philippe Candido ’11, Jeremiah Gonzalez ’12.

Students Get Early Taste of Spring

March 19th, 2010 by Nikolas Markantonatos

With temperatures in the 60s, students basked in the warm sunlight across campus.

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Molly O’Brien ’11 and Mary Margaret Milley ’11

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Emma Pellerin ’12 and Sara Connolly ’12

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Deanna Landa ’11 and Arnold Ziesse ’11

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Courtney Doyle ’10, Samantha Miko ’10, and Kristen Troy ’10

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Lisa Obermayer ’12, Kate Broderick ’12, Mollie Sydlowski ’12, and Beth Charron ’11

Photography by Mary Moczula ’11