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Holy Cross Remembers Nelson Mandela

December 6th, 2013 by Christian Santillo


The Holy Cross community remembers the life of Nelson Mandela, his tireless work for social justice, and his leadership by example. This afternoon, students, faculty and staff gathered to hear readings of Mandela’s writing and to observe a moment of silence, followed by the South African National Anthem. His memory will also be honored at faith services throughout the weekend, as well as during a celebration of Kwanzaa.






Photos by Stephen Albano

Autumn Sunset

November 14th, 2013 by Christian Santillo


John Bottcher, dining services, captured this beautiful photo of the setting sun above the Fieldhouse from a Hogan Campus Center window on Nov. 14.

Tulips in Full Bloom

May 14th, 2013 by Christian Santillo

Spring is in full swing at Holy Cross as evidenced by the purple, pink and white tulips in full bloom at the entrance of Linden Lane.

Photography by Christian Santillo and Cynthia Price

Spring Has Sprung on Mount St. James

April 24th, 2013 by Christian Santillo

Photography by Christian Santillo

Holy Cross “Goodtime” Marching Band perform at JetBlue Airways Announcement

April 3rd, 2013 by Christian Santillo

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013, the College of the Holy Cross “Goodtime” Marching Band combined with the Worcester South High School Marching Band to perform for the City of Worcester; Lt. Governor Tim Murray; Governor Deval Patrick; Congressman Jim McGovern; and Dave Barger, President & CEO of JetBlue Airways, in a ceremony announcing that Jet Blue would soon begin service of commercial flights out of Worcester Airport.

Alumnus Donates $25 million to Holy Cross to Enhance the Arts

February 14th, 2013 by Christian Santillo

Cornelius B. Prior, Jr., ’56, left, receives applause from Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., president, and a standing room only crowd in the Rehm Library. Prior is donating $25 million to the College, the largest single donation in the history of Holy Cross. Read more >>

Photograph by Dan Vaillancourt