In • fin • ity

Explore the themes of gender expectations, emotional connectivity and identity in the diverse work of the 2012 senior studio art majors.

Andrew B. Kelly Class of 1917: Untold Stories

A superstar runner for the Cross, Andrew Kelly '17 loved a good story. Here, John Gearan '65 spins a great yarn about the record-breaking athlete and his passion for the sport...including the tale of how a chance encounter at a New York bar saved Kelly's Holy Cross career.

Piercing the Irish Ceiling

Enjoy exclusive excerpts of Piercing the Irish Ceiling and a personal Q&A with author Robert E. Riley '51.

Cookbook Recipes

In the cookbook Pure Beef: An Essential Guide to Artisan Meat with Recipes for Every Cut, Lynne Curry '87 offers 150 recipes for preparing tasty, "green" beef meals for every season. She shares three summer dishes here for HCM readers to enjoy. Yum!

Cristi Rinklin's Diluvial

Cristi Rinklin, associate professor of visual arts, shares insights about her latest exhibition, Diluvial, featured at the Currier Museum of Art, in Manchester, N.H. through Sept. 9.


Holy Cross Magazine

Volume 46 Number 3


The 2012 Sanctae Crucis Awards

Each year, Holy Cross selects an elite group of alumni to receive its highest non-academic honor, the Sanctae Crucis Award. Meet the six people who received the honor this year in our special cover feature.

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23 Weeks, 5 Days

The birth of chemistry Professor Rick Herrick's grandchildren turned into a medical nightmare. Here, Rick shares the story of his family's journey into the world of high-risk neonatal medicine, and introduces us to the Holy Cross docs who helped turn a nightmare into a miracle.

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You Voted. The Results Are In …

In the last issue we asked you, the more than 40,000 readers of Holy Cross Magazine, to cast your ballots for the top moment in Holy Cross history, based on the "Top 25 Moments" we selected. The votes poured in, and we can now reveal the Number One Moment in the College's history!

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In Perfect Harmony

If you roam the corridors and stairwells of the buildings around campus, with a little luck, you may get to hear one of the five Holy Cross a cappella groups rehearsing for its next gig. Get to know them here…and see them in action on two of their favorite songs.

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Where in the World

With Holy Cross as home base, one Crusader family is journeying to all corners of the globe this summer to pursue a shared love of learning.

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The Passing of Rev. John E. Brooks, S.J., ’49

Rev. John E. Brooks, S.J., '49, president emeritus of the College and Loyola Professor of the Humanities, passed away on July 2, 2012, as this issue was going to press. Read a short tribute here, and look for our full coverage of Fr. Brooks' life and legacy in the Fall 2012 issue.

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