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Lunchtime Talk by Susan Schmidt: Joys, Sorrows, Concerns (Event canceled)

OKANE Cantor Art Gallery 2: Artist Susan Schmidt will give a lunchtime gallery talk in conjunction with the exhibition of her work Joys, Sorrows, Concerns at the Cantor Art Gallery.Schmidt, whose work spans across drawing, books, and various print media, has responded to her lived experiences, working in multiple or narrative form, exploring the complexities of family, and the powerful, difficult, and often shifting bonds that we engage with throughout our lives. Schmidt is a professor in Holy Cross’ visual arts department.Open to the Public

Lecture: Sandro Galea on Health Inequities in a Rapidly Changing World (Event canceled)

SMITH Rehm Lib: Sandro Galea, a physician, epidemiologist, author, and dean and Robert A. Knox Professor at Boston University School of Public Health, will give a talk titled "Health Haves and Have Nots: Understanding and narrowing health inequities in a rapidly changing world." He will explain how, despite tremendous progress on health in multiple dimensions, our health remains vastly worse than it could be.

Data Destruction Day

In front of O'Kane on Linden Lane: The College's shredding partner, ProShred, will be stationed with their paper and hard drive shredding trucks in front of O'Kane on Linden Lane.Bring in any paper items, old hard drives, floppy drives, thumb drives, CDs, DVDs, zip drives, audio tapes, and ProShred will physically destroy them onsite. As before, Environmental Services is sponsoring a container to recycle your computer and computer peripherals as well.

Finals Study Break - Petting Zoo


Take a study break with baby animals from the Animal Craze petting zoo!

Animal Craze provide 20 baby animals, which may include chicks, ducks, rabbits, a goat, a lamb, and a piglet. (Types of animals are subject to change, and are not guaranteed).

This event is co-sponsored by the Libraries, the DREAM Team, the Men's Involvement Coalition, CAB, and the Chaplain's Office.

Open to Campus Community Only

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ENNEAD: Works from the 2019 Visual Arts Concentration Seminar


The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery will show artwork by graduating visual arts studio majors in the exhibition Ennead. The show’s title, of Greek origin, refers to a group or set of nine, representing the nine women artists showing their work as a collective. Student artists Katherine Badenhausen, Sarah Behrens, Margaret Goddard, Abigail Kostecki, Anna Lenney, Elisaveta Mavrodieva, Mae-Chu O'Connell, Sara Vo, and Alexandra Yoeckel will be exhibiting their work.

Academic Conference 2019

The 19th annual Academic Conference is a celebration of over 415 Holy Cross students and their independent work over the past year under the guidance of faculty members in the performing and visual arts, social sciences, humanities, and natural sciences. The three-day conference will feature presentations, posters, induction ceremonies, exhibit openings and performances.

Authors on the Hill: Stephanie Reents

Dinand Library Levis Browsing Room : Join Professor Stephanie Reents for a reading and discussion of her recent publication, "I Meant to Kill Ye." After teaching Cormac McCarthy's bloodiest, most challenging novel to her students for years, Stephanie Reents feels no closer to the strange void at the heart of Blood Meridian than when she began. So she journeys west, following the trail of the historical Glanton Gang across the desert landscape that McCarthy loves.

Ovid in the #MeToo Era

Carol and Park B. Smith Hall 210: This talk discusses the difficulties of and some strategies for reading and teaching an author like Ovid, who depicts scenes of sexual violence and aggression, in the modern #MeToo era. Open to Campus Community Only

Shark Tank (Event canceled)

Smith Laboratories 154: Have a business idea? Take part in the Shark Tank Competition and bring your dreams to fruition. Based on the popular reality TV show, our own version of Shark Tank allows you to pitch your idea to a panel of judges for the chance to win prize money and launch your venture with mentor guidance. Up to $12,000 in prize money is available. Annual Shark Tank CompetitionMonday, March 25, 2019 from 6-9pm in Smith Labs 154Open to the Public

Pasta Olympics

Brooks/Mulledy Hall: CHEFTESTANTS:Cook pasta with your team and compete for the grand prize JUDGES:If you prefer eating, eat tons of pasta and vote for your favorite dish for $2 tickets ADMISSION:Buy your tickets from your FLAs Sign up to be a CHEFTESTANT by February 13 To enter a dish in the competition email:Prof. Claudia Ross at cross@holycross.eduProf. Giovanni Spani at Open to Campus Community Only