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Presidential Inauguration

Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., was inaugurated as the 32nd President of the College of the Holy Cross, on Sept. 13-14, 2012.

October 1, 2012
Video: Presidential Inauguration Marks New Chapter in Holy Cross' Storied History

September 14, 2012
Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., Installed as 32nd President of Holy Cross


Photo Galleries

Faculty Symposium: "Imagining Teaching and Learning at a Jesuit, Liberal Arts College in the 21st Century"

Holy Cross Panelists

Robert Bellin, associate professor of biology

Ericka Fisher, associate professor of education

Jonathan Mulrooney, associate professor of English

Guest Panelists

Sr. Janet Eisner, president, Emmanuel College
Nathan Hatch, president, Wake Forest University
Daniel Porterfield, president, Franklin & Marshall College


Mass for Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Homily, Rev. Paul Harman, S.J., Vice President for Mission


Ceremony of Presidential Installation

Inauguration of the President, P. Kevin Condron ’67, Chair, Board of Trustees



Inaugural Address, John J. DeGioia, Ph.D., President, Georgetown University

Presidential Address, The Reverend Philip L. Boroughs, S.J.


Welcome, P. Kevin Condron '67, Chair, Board of Trustees

Greeting, The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Lieutenant Governor Timothy P. Murray

The City of Worcester, Mayor Joseph M. Petty

The Colleges of Worcester Consortium, Jack P. Calareso, Ph.D., President, Anna Maria College

The Society of Jesus, The Very Reverend Myles N. Sheehan, S.J., Provincial of New England

The Society of Jesus, The Very Reverend Patrick J. Lee, S.J., Provincial of Oregon

The Faculty, Patricia E. Kramer, Ph.D., Speaker of the Faculty and Associate Professor of Psychology

The Students, Paul J. Misci ’13, Kate J. Shea ’13, Co-Chairs, Student Government Association

The Employees, Kenneth McNickles, Dining Manager, Jesuit Residence

The Alumni, Maureen E. Moran ’89, President, Alumni Association



Inauguration Faculty Symposium (PDF)

Mass for Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross (PDF)

Ceremony of Presidential Installation (PDF)