Fall Color on Display

October 25th, 2010 by nmarkant

View more photos of foliage on the Holy Cross campus.

Photograph by FJ Gaylor Photography

Bob Woodward Delivers Talk, Meets With Students

October 20th, 2010 by nmarkant

Bob Woodward, one of America’s most accomplished investigative journalists, delivers a talk before a packed audience in the Hogan Campus Center Ballroom. Read senior Tucker Worthington Wade’s reflection on Woodward’s visit.

Photograph by Cristina Sato ’11

Woodward signs books for Luke Sullivan ’13, left, and Joshua Olson ’13.

Photograph by Nick Markantonatos

Film and Lecture on Northern Uganda Conflict Draws Crowd

October 7th, 2010 by nmarkant

Holy Cross hosted the Invisible Children “Face-to-Face” tour with a screening of the documentary film The Rescue in Seelos Theatre. The film, which explores the use of child soldiers in Uganda, was followed by a discussion. Learn more about the event.

Photograph by Cristina Sato ’11

Cândido ’11 Interns With Ambassador to the Philippines Harry Thomas ’78

October 4th, 2010 by nmarkant

Philippe Cândido ’11 poses with Harry K. Thomas Jr. ’78, ambassador to the Philippines. This summer, Cândido ’11 worked with Thomas at the United States Department of State, U.S. Embassy Manila Office of the Chief of Mission.

Holy Cross Celebrates World Smile Day

October 1st, 2010 by nmarkant

The Holy Cross community is all smiles for World Smile Day. Charlie Ball, son of Harvey Ball, a Worcester native who invented the smiley face, presents Rev. Michael C. McFarland, president of Holy Cross, with a “You’ve Been Smiled!” certificate.

Photograph by Tim Paquette ’11

Student Affairs hosted a “Smile Station” on the first floor of the Hogan Campus Center from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. where free smiley face goods and information about Worcester was available.

Photograph by Cristina Sato ’11

At 12:30 p.m., 200 free smiley face cookies were available.

Photograph by Cristina Sato ’11

Relay for Life Raises $2,000 for American Cancer Society

September 29th, 2010 by nmarkant

Hundreds of Holy Cross students, faculty, and staff participated in a student-organized 24-hour walkathon that raised more than $2,000 for the American Cancer Society. The money will go directly to cancer research. For the full 24 hours, there was at least one participant walking. In addition, 20 to 30 participants spent the night on the track.

Photograph by Tim Paquette ’11

Four Faculty Members Receive Swords Medals for 25 Years of Service to the College

September 28th, 2010 by nmarkant

Timothy R. Austin, vice president for academic affairs and dean of the College, delivers remarks before Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J., president, hands three faculty members with a Raymond J. Swords, S.J., Faculty Medal. The medal honors members of the faculty who have served Holy Cross for 25 years or more.

Kim McElaney, who had worked in the Chaplains’ Office for 25 years, was posthumously awarded a Swords Medal. Fr. McFarland presents her husband, Tim Cox, with the honor. Dean Austin is seen in the background.

Photography by John Buckingham

Holy Cross Raises $12K in Walk to Cure Cancer

September 26th, 2010 by nmarkant

More than 400 members of the Holy Cross community participated in the 2010 Walk to Cure Cancer at UMass Medical School. Coupled with the College’s institutional contribution, participants raised more than $12,000 for cancer research.

Photography by Cynthia Price

Women in Business Conference Offers Alumnae, Students Networking Opportunity

September 25th, 2010 by nmarkant

Carolyn O’Keefe ’78, senior vice president of marketing at IHOP Corporation, delivers the keynote speech during the fifth annual Women in Business Conference, held in the Hogan Campus Center at Holy Cross.

O’Keefe with the conference’s student organizers, from left, Donna Le ’11, Kristen Buonassisi ’12 and Juliana Biolsi ’12.

Photography by Rob Carlin

O’Kane Hall on a Clear, Sunny Day

September 17th, 2010 by nmarkant

Photograph by Cristina Sato ’11