Allyson Noenickx ’19 Editor-in-Chief On January 31, Holy Cross Interim Director of Athletics Brendan Sullivan announced that longtime women’s basketball head coach Bill Gibbons has been suspended for the remainder of the 2018-2019 season. The suspension––effective immediately––is due to an “internal investigation into a personnel matter,” according to […]
Sofia Maietta ‘19 News Editor On Wednesday, January 23, Father Boroughs sent a campus-wide email detailing the several initiatives that would be undertaken by faculty, staff, and students alike during the spring semester, and outlining the College’s goals moving forward. To begin his email, Father Boroughs recalled the […]
Kate McLaughlin ‘21 News Editor On January 20, Dean Michele Murray, Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students, sent an email to the Holy Cross student body in which she outlined her plan to enact a series of new opportunities for students to voice their concerns, […]
Caroline Ahearn ’20 Chief News Editor At 6 a.m. on Friday, January 26, Holy Cross kicked off its annual giving challenge to raise money for the Holy Cross Fund, the Crusader Athletic Fund, as well as specific initiatives such as the Bishop Healy Emergency Fund, the LGBTQ+ Leadership Fund, […]
Ethan Bachand ‘22 News Editor On Thursday, January 31, Professor Jill Lepore gave a lecture titled “The Rise and Fall of the Truth” to the Holy Cross community in the Hogan Ballroom. The talk, which lasted an hour, covered a variety of historical events and our interpretation of […]
Jackie Cannon ’20 Editor-in-Chief At 5:30 PM on Tuesday, February 5, student leaders of the “Standing Up by Sitting In” protest announced that they would be concluding the sit-in following several meetings with administration. Members of the College of the Holy Cross Executive team agreed to meet many of […]
Check back for updates to our complete photo gallery from today’s sit-in. Photographs by staff photographer Kim Fetherston ’22 and Jake Bucci ’21, and Chief News Editor Caroline Ahearn. Click a photo to enter gallery mode. Read our developing coverage of today’s events here.
Allyson Noenickx ‘19 Editor-in-Chief On Tuesday, February 5, students assembled at the Hogan Oval around 9:50 AM to begin their march towards Fenwick Hall for a second day of demonstration. The sit-in, which has been largely student-led and organized through social media, is planned to continue until the […]
Check back for updates to our complete photo gallery from today’s sit-in. Photographs by Chief Photographer Hui Li ’21 and Staff Photographer Jake Bucci ’21. Click a photo to enter gallery mode. Read our full coverage of today’s events here.
Holy Cross Students Stage Sit-in Outside President’s Office, “Demand More” Action Regarding Sexual Misconduct Allegations
Allyson Noenickx ’19 Editor-in-Chief On Monday, February 4, dozens of students gathered outside the office of Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., president in historic Fenwick Hall’s first floor hallway. The “Standing Up by Sitting In” demonstration was originally organized during a conversation among a diverse group of students […]
Women’s Hockey Stuns #5 Northeastern in Historic First Hockey East Win Allyson Noenickx ’19 Editor-in-Chief On Friday Nov. 30, the Holy Cross Women’s Ice Hockey team stunned No. 5 Northeastern in a historic 5-3 victory, marking the team’s first win of the season, first Hockey East win in […]
Ethan Bachand ’22 News Editor On November 16, the United States Department of Education made a press release in regard to their new policy under Title IX. The new changes provide more rights to those who are accused and limit the definition of sexual assault. The proposed amendments […]