Posts Tagged ‘summer’

Gateways Orientation Leaders Welcome the Class of 2019

June 19th, 2015 by Jessica McCaughey


Holy Cross Gateways Orientation Leaders celebrate after welcoming members of the class of 2019 for three separate sessions of the College’s award-winning summer orientation program. Gateways is a one and a half day program designed to provide new students and their parents with the opportunity to become better acquainted with the many aspects of Holy Cross. The goal of the program is to help students make a successful transition into the College.

Photo by Tom Rettig

Worcester Bravehearts Take on Wachusett Dirt Dawgs on Opening Day

June 16th, 2015 by Jessica McCaughey


The Worcester Bravehearts return to Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field for their home opener against the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs. This is the second year of the partnership between Holy Cross, the city of Worcester, the Futures League, and local business owner John W.S. Creedon Jr. in their collective efforts to keep the tradition of baseball alive within the Worcester community. In their inaugural year, the Bravehearts won the FCBL Championships series dethroning the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks.

Photo by Tom Rettig

Men’s Lacrosse Builds O’Kane Clock Tower Out of Sand

May 23rd, 2015 by Jessica McCaughey


Members of the men’s lacrosse team, Sean Kirkpatrick ’16, Kevin Lux ’16, Marc Buermann ’16, Ryan Mahn ’16, and Brendan McGonigle ’16, rebuilt the O’Kane Hall Clock Tower out of sand in Sea Isle City, New Jersey .

Sun Peeks Through the Trees

September 9th, 2014 by


The sunrise makes for a stunning scene near Figge Hall.

Photograph by John Cannon

O’Kane Clock Tower on a Beautiful September Day

September 4th, 2014 by


Photograph by John Cannon

Perfect Day for Outdoor Practice

August 28th, 2014 by


Members of the Holy Cross Crusader “Goodtime” Marching Band practice on the lawn in front of the Hart Center.

Photograph by Tom Rettig

Alumni Club of Boston Welcomes Newest Members of the Holy Cross Community

August 6th, 2014 by


New classmates and happy members of the class of 2018 gather at a send-off event hosted by the Holy Cross Club of Greater Boston. Nineteen students and their families were at the reception and were welcomed by alumni club leaders. According to Kristyn Dyer, director of alumni relations, 18 alumni clubs are hosting send-off events for the newest members of the Holy Cross community across the country this summer. “For this Boston gathering, the Alumni Office provided each family with a Holy Cross cookbook, and each student a Holy Cross cellphone ID wallet,” says Dyer.

Storms Passing Through

July 29th, 2014 by smorriss

As the threat of severe weather subsided in the early evening hours of July 28, beautiful cloud formations passed over campus.



Two Holy Cross Students Serve as American Cancer Society Research Fellows

August 7th, 2013 by

Seniors Lauren Testa, of Winchester, Mass., and Timothy Murphy, of Niantic, Conn., spent the summer serving as American Cancer Society research fellows. Testa, a psychology major and chemistry minor with a premed concentration, worked at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Murphy, a biology major with concentrations in premed and biological psychology, worked at Massachusetts General Hospital. They are pictured at a reception for the fellows.

Summer Makes for Gorgeous Scenes on Campus

August 6th, 2013 by

Students walk through the Hogan Courtyard on a beautiful summer day.

Photograph by John Buckingham