Summer Gateways 2021

Devyn Forcina ‘22 News Editor      As summer approaches, so does the College of the Holy Cross’s beloved Summer Gateways Orientation Program for incoming first years. Because of the pandemic, last year’s program was unable to run in-person and was successfully converted to be a virtual program. This year, […]

Shots & Slots

Mario Micallef ’22 Eggplant Editor [An advertisement on a screen inside the Las Vegas McCarran International Airport plays on a small monitor to the immediate right of an Ellen slot machine next to the Southwest Airlines B23 Gate.]  [For 30 seconds, played on loop, an alluring female voice […]

A Year In Review

Julianna Mariani ‘24 Eggplant Editor For my final Spire article as a College of the Holy Cross freshman, I decided it would be fitting to do a brief review. So much has happened since I officially became a part of the Holy Cross community in the fall. Overall, […]

Eco-Action & Purple Goes Green Week

Caroline Wallace ‘23 Features Editor  This semester, the Eco-Action committee has been busy implementing necessary change both on campus and in the Worcester community. I had the opportunity to interview one of their members, Maggie Hannick ‘23, about what the Eco-Action committee has been involved with this semester, […]

Crusader of the Week: Layo Ojo ’21

Name: Layo Ojo Class Year: 2021 Hometown: Rockville, MD Major: International Studies, Russian Campus Activities: Campus Activities Board, Residence Hall Association, Gateways Orientation, College Choir, Off the Record, Office of Student Involvement, ACT, SDIP Favorite Movie: To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before OR Guardians of the Galaxy, […]

The Making of “Massively Distributed”

Nicole Letendre ’23 Features Editor On Friday April 30th, “Massively Distributed,” an audiovisual display brought about by the collective work of Masary Studios, Monserrat’s “Natural World” cluster, and Arts Transcending Borders, was projected onto the side of the future Performing Arts Center for students to view. Upon arrival, […]