Allyson Noenickx Editor-in-Chief After a historic two-day student-led sit-in and discussions between groups of students and members of the executive team, Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., president formally addressed the student community in a written statement, offering an apology to students. Hundreds of students lined the hallway directly […]
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 […]
Students Spend Day Sitting Outside Father Boroughs’s Office So They Can Let him Know What a Great Job He’s Doing
The Holy Cross Marketing Team Meet-and-greet Planners Today, members of the Holy Cross student body lined the hallway outside Father Boroughs’s office for the sole purpose of letting him know what a great job he’s doing. They held signs and cheered every time he walked out of his […]
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 […]
Olivia Pan ’20 Chief Opinions Editor Recently, a radio station in Cleveland, Ohio, WDOK Christmas 102.1, made the decision to ban playing the classic Christmas hit, “Baby, it’s Cold Outside.” Radio host Glen Anderson issued a statement explaining the station’s decision, explaining, “Now, I do realize that when […]
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 […]
Maggie Connolly Opinions Editor Just four short weeks ago, Holy Cross came together as a community and attended up to three workshops with topics ranging from empathy on campus to sexual assault and how it has come to appear in our everyday lives. This community-wide event was called […]
Annie Hentschel ’19 Chief Eggplant Editor In an appalling display of callousness and cruelty, the Stickwork sculpture was barbarically woodchipped on Tuesday, November 27, after having stood tall for over two years. Stickwork, or “Just off the Beaten Track”, is a structure designed by renowned artist Patrick Dougherty […]