Skip Holtz to Speak at Commencement

Holy Cross College is proud to welcome Skip Holtz and Nichole (Molnar) Dunne as the speakers for the college’s 50th commencement ceremony. Holtz, son of Beth Barcus and former college and NFL football coach, Lou Holtz, attended Holy Cross Junior College from 1982 to 1984, before earning a bachelor’s degree in business management from the…Continue Reading

Polaniecki Selected to Forty Under 40

Holy Cross College is proud to announce that Andrew Polaniecki, director of Campus Ministry, has been selected as a member of the Michiana Forty under 40. Each year, the South Bend Regional Chamber of Commerce accepts nominations of individuals are under 40 years of age who have shown initiative, dedication, and success in pursuing their…Continue Reading

Holy Cross Expands Science Programs and Facilities

Holy Cross College is making a move forward into science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education by adding majors in biology and computer science. Last year, the college also added an educational track in pre-engineering through collaboration with Saint Mary’s College and Purdue University Polytechnic Institute. In October 2016, these new majors were approved by…Continue Reading

Tri Campus Collaborates to Combat Sexual Harassment

The presidents of Holy Cross College, Saint Mary’s College, and the University of Notre Dame signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on March 7 committing to a “collaborative approach in our attempt to eliminate sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, stalking and any other form of sexual harassment … in recognition of our shared Holy…Continue Reading

Men’s Basketball Makes CCAC Tournament

The Holy Cross men’s basketball team has made the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference tournament, as made official by league offices Sunday evening. The Saints will take on #8 and top seed Robert Morris University on Tuesday, February 21, at 8:00 p.m. The men’s basketball team was one of eight teams to make the conference tournament…Continue Reading

English Department Hosts Literary Fest

The Holy Cross College English Department will host a Literary Festival week February 20-23, 2017, on the Holy Cross College and University of Notre Dame campuses. Events will include readings by Holy Cross faculty members, local authors, and students. All events are free and open to the public. The Literary Festival will kick off at…Continue Reading

Lynn Coleman to Speak at Practical Lessons

Community leader Lynn Coleman will discuss how serving others can transform lives and bring positive change to the community when he speaks at Holy Cross College’s next Practical Lessons in Success on Wednesday, February 8 at 7:00 p.m. For Coleman, leading through service is a way of life. With over 40 years of experience working…Continue Reading

Holy Cross College Reaffirms Support of Immigrants and Refugees

On Friday, January 27, 2017, President Donald Trump signed an executive order suspending all refugee admissions for 120 days, indefinitely barring Syrian refugees from entering the United States and blocking citizens of seven countries from entering the United States for 90 days: Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. Today, January 30, 2017, Br.…Continue Reading

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Celebration

Students, faculty, staff, and the public are welcome to an event celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement at Holy Cross College on Thursday, January 19, 2017, sponsored by the Holy Cross Student Government Association and Alumni and Parents Programs. The day will be split up into two main events. From 3:15-5:30…Continue Reading

Men’s and Women’s Soccer Recognized by CCAC

The Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference announced their fall sport award winner this past weekend. The women’s soccer team had two players recognized by the CCAC for Academic All-Conference, while the men received one. The women’s soccer team received Karl Boeck Champions of Character Team award from the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference for the first time.…Continue Reading