Historic Preservation Commission Director to Speak

The executive director of the Historic Preservation Commission of South Bend and St. Joseph County (HPCSBSJC), Elicia Feasel, will speak at Holy Cross College series on Wednesday, October 25, at 7 p.m. as part of the annual Practical Lessons in Success series. With a career and community involvement based in both historical preservation and sustainable…Continue Reading

Holy Cross Men’s Basketball Takes on ND

by Tyler Braidic, Sports Information Director The Holy Cross College men’s basketball team will take on the nationally ranked University of Notre Dame in a preseason exhibition game on Friday, October 20, at 7 p.m. in the Purcell Pavilion. “We are very much appreciative of Notre Dame men’s basketball for giving us this opportunity,” said…Continue Reading

Br. Richard Gilman, C.S.C., Passes Away

Brother Richard Baker Gilman, C.S.C., age 74, died September 24, 2017 at Dujarie House, in Holy Cross Village at Notre Dame, IN. His visitation will be held on Monday, October 2, at St. Joseph Chapel, with viewing from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., on the grounds of Holy Cross College at Notre Dame, IN. The…Continue Reading

Community Leader to Speak at Practical Lessons

Gregorio Chavez, Jr. will speak at Holy Cross College on Wednesday, September 27, at 7 p.m. in the Driscoll Auditorium during the annual Practical Lessons in Success speaker series. Chavez’s presentation, “A Migrant’s Journey to Leadership,” will focus on his decades-long commitment to civil rights and the ways his life experiences have shaped his personal…Continue Reading

Holy Cross Athletics Recognized by Champions of Character Program

by Tyler Braidic, Sports Information Director The Holy Cross College athletics department has been recognized by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletes (NAIA) for its commitment to the Champions of Character initiative. The college has been awarded the NAIA Five-Star Award for its character driven approach to athletics during the 2016-2017 academic year. Institutions are…Continue Reading

Holy Cross Appoints Fifth President

On July 31, 2017, upon the recommendation of the Board of Trustees, the Corporate Members, Holy Cross College, Inc., unanimously voted to appoint Reverend David Tyson, C.S.C., the fifth president of Holy Cross College for a term of five years. “I am honored by the Brothers’ confidence in me,” says Father Tyson. “It has been…Continue Reading

New Dining Services Partnership

The College is excited to announce that effective July 30, 2017, Notre Dame Campus Dining will assume management of the Holy Cross College dining program, including Siegfried Dining Hall and a rebranded café on campus. Notre Dame Campus Dining will deliver the high level of quality guests have come to expect at its Notre Dame…Continue Reading

Holy Cross History Professor Publishes Book

Holy Cross College is proud to announce that Ángel Cortés, Ph.D., chair of the history department, has written a new book on Orestes Brownson, one of the great figures of 19th century American Catholicism. The book, Sectarianism and Orestes Brownson in the American Religious Marketplace (Histories of the Sacred and Secular, 1700-2000), will be available…Continue Reading

Holy Cross Priest Appointed Bishop in Florida

Holy Cross College congratulates Rev. William A. Wack, C.S.C., on his recent appointment by Pope Francis to serve as the bishop of the Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee in Florida. Father Wack, 49, is a native of South Bend, IN, and attended Holy Cross College in 1986. He continued his connection to Holy Cross College as a…Continue Reading

New Chair of English Department

After a lengthy selection process, Holy Cross College is proud to announce that it has chosen Jessica Hughes, Ph.D., to lead the English department. Dr. Hughes comes to Holy Cross most recently from Wheaton College, but she received her master’s degree and Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame. “We were incredibly impressed with the…Continue Reading