Category: Issues

12/11/2020 Newsletter

12/11/2020 We’ve finally made it to the end of the semester. It’s been a long one, but the campus community has been amazingly resilient. As The Spire has seen, students have remained engaged with creative initiatives and meaningful programs. Various organizations have offered exciting events to bring the […]

12/04/2020 Newsletter

12/04/2020 Our Chief Sports Editor, Mike O’Brien ‘23, sat down for a virtual interview with Mike Philbrick ‘96, senior editor at ESPN. Their engaging conversation covers Philbrick’s work on ESPN’s podcast ESPN Investigates, the future of sports journalism, the strength of the Holy Cross community, and much more. […]

11/06/2020 Newsletter

11/06/2020 Tomorrow, November 7, the annual Women in Business Conference will occur virtually, connecting current Holy Cross students with alumnae and celebrating Holy Cross women in business. The Spire covers the student-led committee’s efforts to “match the event’s usual excitement” in “15th Annual Women in Business Conference Goes […]

10/30/2020 Newsletter

10/30/2020 The Spring 2021 class schedule debuted on STAR on October 24, presenting students with an abundance of fascinating courses to browse. But how is anyone supposed to narrow down all those great options? Team members from The Spire share recommendations especially for first-years in our article “Class […]

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 […]

10/09/2020 Newsletter

10/09/2020 It’s nothing new that Holy Cross students immerse themselves in meaningful work, but you’ll still be amazed by these incredible student stories! To learn about a student’s experience researching flu and COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy, read “HC Intern at New York Medical College works on COVID-19/Flu Vaccine Hesitancy […]

10/02/2020 Newsletter

10/02/2020 With the first month of the remote fall semester behind them, it’s clear that students at the College of the Holy Cross have not only kept busy, but they’ve kept in touch with each other. Our 10/02 issue is rich with in-depth student conversations from all over […]

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 […]