Posts Tagged ‘green’

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

March 23rd, 2010 by


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

Taking Root

August 31st, 2009 by




The new community garden at Holy Cross is growing a variety of vegetables.

Photography by Nick Markantonatos

Green Light

April 23rd, 2009 by admin


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.

President Joins Students During Holy Cross Cares Day

March 28th, 2009 by admin


Rev. Michael C. McFarland, S.J., president of Holy Cross, and Leigh Colihan ’11 work in the greenhouse at Dismas House during Holy Cross Cares Day.

Green Dreams

November 7th, 2008 by admin


As part of the Green Jobs Now grassroots campaign, Holy Cross students pose with the construction team who are working on the Linda and Park B. Smith Laboratories at noon. The movement calls for a “new ‘clean and green’ economy strong enough to lift people out of poverty.” The event was sponsored by Eco-Action and Physical Plant.

Standing Proud

November 1st, 2008 by admin


In celebration of Jimmy Pappas’ life and in honor of his 28
years of service as an electrician at Holy Cross, a tree was planted under the
scoreboard at Fitton Football Stadium. Fr. McFarland presided at the dedication.

Photography by Tim Paquette ’11

Celebrating a Gift From Nature

September 18th, 2008 by admin


Campus life, academics, and environmental awareness came together — all under the apple tree in front of the Hogan Campus Center.  Visual arts professor Virginia Raguin’s Montserrat seminar, Graven Images, sampled applesauce made from the tree’s fruit  and reflected on its natural beauty.


Photography by Tim Paquette ’11