Admission: Not Impossible

  • Three Words: Please Read This (by Drew Carter)

  • Tue, 07 Oct 2014 01:34:58 +0000 by
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I recently saw an article in a magazine entitled, “Three Words to Live By,” which illustrated the fact that the best advice is short – three words, in fact. The author provided lots of three-word sayings to live by, such as floss every day, keep your word, bring her flowers, etc. This got me to thinking about the […]

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  • Tales from the Road: Kimball Renovation

  • Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:10:28 +0000 by
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Greetings from sunny California!  My name is Sarah Gale, and I am a new Assistant Director of Admissions at the College of the Holy Cross.  Although I have only been working for the College since August, I already feel very much as though I am a part of the vibrant campus community.  In my experience, […]

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  • New Design, Materials Help Us Better Tell Our Story

  • Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:16:26 +0000 by
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If you are reading this blog, you have likely noticed that the main pages of the Holy Cross web site have an exciting new look and feel. This is the first phase of a two part redesign. Look for the second and final phase in spring of 2015. But that is not all that is […]

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  • “Interview” is Not a Four-Letter Word

  • Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:15:07 +0000 by
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It is actually nine.  Whether  we are meeting students on the road or on campus,  we seem to hear the same question over and over again: “What can I do to increase my chances of acceptance?” Our answer?  “INTERVIEW!” Though interviews are considered by many high school students to be superficial, self-indulgent monologues professing one’s […]

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