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Chemistry Professor Recognized for his Teaching and Scholarship

Jun 12, 2015

Kenneth Mills, professor of chemistry at the College of the Holy Cross, was recently named a Cottrell Scholar by the Research Corporation for Science Advancement. Through this award, Mills is recognized among the best teacher-scholars in chemistry, physics, and astronomy …

Student Profile: Sheila Namirembe ’15

Mar 25, 2015

NAME Sheila Namirembe ’15 HOMETOWN Kampala, Uganda ACADEMICS Chemistry major ACTIVITIES Multicultural Peer Educators, Interfaith Prayer Council, Honorary Degree Committee What was the transition like leaving Uganda to attend Holy Cross? “You really feel at home being an international student …

28 Holy Cross Students Inducted into Jesuit Honor Society

Nov 14, 2014

Twenty-eight students from the class of 2015 at the College of the Holy Cross were inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, the Jesuit honor society, on October 26. Alpha Sigma Nu seeks out students at Jesuit institutions of higher learning who …

Students Conduct Leading Research During Summer on Campus

Jul 3, 2014

Though classes have ended for the 2013-2014 academic year, 109 College of the Holy Cross students are spending their summers on campus, engaged in prominent research spanning a diversity of disciplines: 64 students are researching in the sciences, 39 in …

Shugrue ’13 Receives Competitive NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Apr 9, 2014

Christopher Shugrue ’13, of Rocky Hill, Conn., has been awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. The fellowship provides three years of support for graduate study leading to research-based master’s or doctoral degrees, and is intended for students who …

Holy Cross Announces Faculty Promotions

Mar 25, 2014

The following members of the College of the Holy Cross faculty have been promoted to the rank of associate professor with tenure. Renee Lynn Beard, of the sociology and anthropology department, received her B.A. in sociology from Boston College and …

Tributes to Earl Peace Continue to Arrive from Alumni

Nov 1, 2013

As news spread of the July 24 passing of Earl Peace, associate professor emeritus of chemistry, alumni and colleagues shared their memories of the quiet man who touched many. We’ve collected some of those memories here. In the link below, you’ll …

28 Holy Cross Students Inducted into Jesuit Honor Society

Nov 1, 2013

Twenty-eighty students from the class of 2014 at the College of the Holy Cross were inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, the Jesuit honor society, on October 27. Alpha Sigma Nu seeks out students at Jesuit institutions of higher learning who …

André Isaacs ‘05 Profiled in Holy Cross Magazine’s Fall Issue

Nov 1, 2013

Holy cross is a community of scholars. Close-knit connections are especially reflected in Crusaders who come to the Hill as stellar students and return as distinguished faculty. Holy Cross faculty alumni include Melissa Boyle ’00 (economics), Thomas Cecil ’68 (mathematics …

Photo Gallery: Holy Cross Family Weekend Offers a Time to Reconnect

Oct 31, 2013

A beautiful fall New England weekend provided the perfect backdrop for Holy Cross Family Weekend, Oct. 25–27. This campus-wide celebration invites parents, grandparents and all extended families to experience their student’s home away from home. By all accounts, the weekend …

Holy Cross Hires 14 New Faculty Members for 2012-13 Academic Year

Sep 4, 2012

The Office of the Dean at the College of the Holy Cross announces the hiring of 14 new faculty members—one endowed chair, 11 tenure-track positions and two postdoctoral teaching fellows—for the 2012-13 academic year. They are: Stephenie R. Chaudoir (assistant …

Five Recent Holy Cross Graduates Receive Fulbright Grants

May 28, 2010

WORCESTER, Mass. – Five recent graduates from the College of the Holy Cross have been awarded Fulbright grants to work and teach abroad. “Having five winners continues a decade of success. Since 2002, Holy Cross has won 34 Fulbrights,” explains Anthony Cashman, …