Top Articles of 2019-2020

Jackie Cannon ’20 Editor-in-Chief Take a look back on a year in review with the Spire! Top News Article: Students Walk Out of Diversity Delusion Talk in Protest When controversial conservative author Heather Mac Donald came to speak at an event sponsored by the Fenwick Review, over 200 […]

Demystifying HC Clear

Nicole Letendre ’23  Features Editor Several weeks into the semester, College of the Holy Cross students are likely well-acquainted with the platform HC Clear, used daily to schedule COVID tests, check-up on test results, and catalogue symptoms. As the semester has progressed, key questions have arisen regarding self-reporting […]

Crusader of the Week: Courtney Breen ’21

Name: Courtney Breen  Class Year: 2021 Hometown: Hull, MA Major: Psychology, Pre-Med Campus Activities: AMSA (American Medical Student Association), Holy Cross for a Cure, E and R Laundry Representative  Favorite Movie: The Breakfast Club  Favorite Song: Yellow by Coldplay Favorite Singer/Group: Taylor Swift  Favorite Color: Baby Blue Favorite […]

The Search for Control

Grace Manning ’21 Opinions Editor After nearly a year of waiting for the light at the end of the pandemic’s long tunnel in the form of a vaccine, we fear, and question being vaccinated. This fear is not so much due to a distrust of the vaccine itself […]

Memory Gates by Kevork Mourad

Grace Bromage ‘23 Chief Features Editor In our current world, where we remain isolated from one another, it can be hard to feel connected. However, connectedness and universality are values that Kevork Mourad—a Syrian artist who has collaborated with a variety of famous musicians and institutions—strives to tap […]