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The student newspaper of the College of the Holy Cross since 1925

10/23/2020 Newsletter

10/23/2020 The Spire is excited to announce our first contest of the semester! With Halloweekend and all its accompanying shenanigans coming up, our satirical section, The Eggplant, is hosting a contest for the most imaginative public safety blotters relating to Halloween! Tell us: what are the strangest and […]


Mario Micallef An Eggplant Exquisite choice Bernadette. Yes, one long cut across my bangs goes stupendously with my four eyes and buck teeth. I cannot wait to see Bruce in Gym class tomorrow. I am sure he will have nothing but nice things to say to me. Gone […]

SGA Senate Minutes

10/18/20: Confirmation Hearings: The Senate confirmed Zain Tirmizi, Paige Cohen, and Thais Velasquez to the SGA 2020-2021 Cabinet. Congratulations to all! Speaker Updates: Senators have continued to meet with their assigned RSOs and have been learning about and promoting RSO events. We welcomed our new Class of 2024 […]

College Revises Enrollment Policy

Kelly Gallagher ‘22 Editor-in-Chief  The approach of enrollment evokes anxiety for many students who worry about whether they’ll be able to get the classes they need, but this week, the College of the Holy Cross announced changes to the enrollment policy in hopes of improving students’ experiences. The […]

TurboVote Takes Off at Holy Cross

Ethan Bachand ‘22  Chief News Editor In the midst of this Presidential election cycle, the College of the Holy Cross has doubled down its efforts to boost students’ civic engagement with the promotion of TurboVote, a program personalized for the Holy Cross community to ensure their voice is […]