Daytime and Nighttime Views of Residence Hall Construction

November 11th, 2010 by nmarkant

The exterior of the 156-bed townhouse-style residence hall, which is scheduled for completion in the summer of 2011, is nearly complete.

The residence hall seen during the evening. View more construction images, and watch construction of the new residence hall in “real time” via our webcam.

Photography by Cristina Sato ’11

Holy Cross Students Attend Conference on Naval Academy Science and Engineering

November 10th, 2010 by csteuer

Robert Nazarian ’12 and Jeffery Delisio ’11  pose with Astronaut James Lovell, commander of the Apollo 13 moon mission.

Nazarian and Delisio are currently attending the Naval Academy Science and Engineering Conference in Annapolis. The students are learning about cyber security, transportation (energy grid) and disaster preparedness.

This is the first year Holy Cross students have been invited to the event.

Learn more about the Naval Academy Science and Engineering Conference

Theatre Departments Puts on Production of ‘Hay Fever’

November 10th, 2010 by nmarkant

The Holy Cross theatre department presents the British comedy Hay Fever in Fenwick Theatre. Set in the 1920s, the production required elaborate costumes. View photos of past productions on the theatre department website.

Photography by Rob Mack

Photograph by Bill Rynders

Holy Cross Women’s Basketball Team Hosts Clinic for Local Students

November 9th, 2010 by csteuer

The Holy Cross women’s basketball team hosted a clinic for students at Worcester East Middle School. Coach Bill Gibbons, members of the basketball team and students from Worcester East Middle School talk about the experience to NECN/Channel 3. Watch the video online

Coach Bill Gibbons addresses students from Worcester East Middle School.

Assistant Coach Chante Bonds talks to NECN/Channel 3’s Melissa Toupin.

Alyssa May ’11 gets ready to run drills with the students.

Alexis Nicholas ’13 shows the students a passing drill.

Photography by Jen Kagno

The Many Shades of Campus Life on an Autumn Afternoon

November 2nd, 2010 by nmarkant

Steve Hahneman ’13 enjoys a quiet place to study in Memorial Plaza before sunset.

A student walks through Kimball Quad.

A squirrel peeks around a tree outside of Fenwick Hall.

The trees lining Linden Lane let go of their final leaves as the sun hovers about the science complex late in the afternoon.

Clear blue skies flood the Swords Atrium, inside the science complex, with light.

Students from the Nativity School of Worcester gather for a game of flag football on Hart Lawn as construction on the new apartment building continues.

Photography by Dan DeConinck ’13

Sports Teams Hard at Work Throughout the Week

November 2nd, 2010 by nmarkant

The men’s rowing team finishes a grueling workout in the Hart Center.

Photograph by Dan DeConinck ’13

Japanese Maple Tree Puts on Display

November 1st, 2010 by nmarkant

The leaves of this Japanese maple tree, seen during sunrise in front of Dinand Library, exhibit a red-orange color reminiscent of fire.

Photograph by Paula Sylvestri

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