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

09/25/2020 Newsletter

09/25/2020 The campus community has been dismayed by the racist Zoombombing incident which occurred last week in an Africana Studies class. Orient yourself through “Africana Studies Class Subject to Zoombombing,” by Ethan Bachand ‘22, Chief News Editor, and read through community members’ responses in “Members of Holy Cross […]

Giraffa camelopardalis

Mario Micallef ‘22 Eggplant Editor The Giraffa camelopardalis, or “Giraffe” as the uneducated would put it, is the tallest living terrestrial animal native enough to call the Savanna desert home for millennia. It may come with grave news to the 13 remaining fans of Kiss that Gene Simmons, […]

Zoom Fatigue? Use These Tips

Julia Maher ’23 Opinions Editor Since many people are working virtually during the COVID-19 pandemic, they are heavily relying on technology platforms like Zoom. Using Zoom for extended periods of time will result in something known as “Zoom fatigue.”  Zoom fatigue is the exhaustion that results from using […]

SGA Senate Minutes

09/20/2020: Confirmation Hearings: The Senate confirmed Jimmy Lunny, Margaret Telling, Bianca Miccolis, Connor Murphy, Erin Reinhart, Meaghan Lanctot, and Maggie Ober to the SGA 2020-2021 Cabinet. Congratulations to all! Speaker Updates: The RSO liaison program starts this week, as Senators were assigned their RSOs to communicate with. Elections […]