Calendar

2014 – 2015

August
3 Laila Al-Qadr (Islamic)
6 Transfiguration of the Lord
8 Eid Al-Fitr (Islamic)
15 Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
17 Krishna Janmashtami (Hindu)
20 College Forum
23 Orientation Mass
24 Ice Cream Social
28 Opening Mass for the School Year
September
  Hispanic Heritage Month (September 16- October 15)
1 Labor Day
3 Activities Night
6-7 First Year Retreat
10 Service Fair
11  Candlelight Memorial Sevice (Eighth Anniversary of 9/11)
11 (National Day of Mourning and Remembrance, USA)
12 Fall Lecture Series (Fr. Dan Groody, CSC)
14 Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross
15 Memorial of Our Lady Sorrows
16  Independence Day (Mexico)
17 Moreau Beatification Dinner
18 Fall Lecture Series by Mary Hirschfeld
21 International Day of Peace (Pinwheel Making)
23 Native American Day
24-26 Rosh Hashanah (Jewish)
24-25 Christian Culture Lecture
25 Sophomore Pathways Dinner
28-29 Busy Person's Retreat
October
1 Theology on Fire
1 Blood Drive
3 Taize Prayer
3 Yom Kippur
4 Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi
4-7 Eid al-Adha - or Feast of Sacrifice is the most important feast of the Muslim calendar. It concludes the Pilgrimmage to Mecca.
5 Nurses' Dedication
5-13 Navaratri (Hindu)
7 Fall Lecture Series by Marie T. Hilliard
9-15 Sukkot Begins at Sunset (Jewish)
13 Columbus Day
16 Sh’mini Atzeret (Jewish)
17 Simchat Torah
20-24 Fall Break
25 Sukkot ends at nightfall (Jewish)
25-26 New Horizons Spirituality Conference
27 Native American Day
30 Fall Lecture Series by Christiana Peppard
31 Halloween
November
  Native American Heritage Month
1 Solemnity of All Saints Day
2 All Souls' Day (Christian)
El dia de los muertos/Day of the Dead
3-21 Holy Cross Harvest
6 Theology on Fire
7-9 Senior Dad's Weekend
11 Veterans' Day
23 Christ the King
26-30 Thanksgiving Break
27 Thanksgiving Day
28-5 Chanukah / Hanukkah (Jewish)
30 Saint Andrew's Day
30 First Sunday of Advent
December
1-12 12 Days of Christmas
3-6 Advent Evening Prayer
6 Feast of Saint Nicholas
7 Second Sunday of Advent
7-11 Busy Person's Retreat
8 Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of Mary (Patronal Feast day of the College)
10 Blood Drive
12 Our Lady of Guadalupe
14 Third Sunday of Advent
15 Lessons and Carols
16 Hanukkah begins at sunset
21 Fourth Sunday of Advent
24 Hanukkah ends at sunset
24 Christmas Eve
25 Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord (Christmas)
26 Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph
28 Feast of Holy Family
31 New Year's Eve
January
1 Solemnity of the Mary, The Mother of God
New Year's Day (World Day of Peace)
6 Epiphany of the Lord
7 Feast Day of Saint Andre Bessette
11 Baptism of the Lord Jesus
19 Martin Luther King Day
20 Feast of Blessed Basil Moreau: Mass
February
  (Black History Month)
2 Presentation of the Lord
2-6 Heritage Week
6-8 First Year Parent's Weekend
14 Valentine's Day
16 Presidents' Day
18 Ash Wednesday
22 First Sunday of Lent
25 Blood Drive
28-21 Saint Mary's Encounter Retreat: Guest House
March
1 Second Sunday of Lent
6 Spring Lecture, Sr. Janet Ruffing, RSM
8 Third Sunday of Lent
9-13 Spring Break
15 Fourth Sunday of Lent
17 St. Patrick's Day
17 Spirituality and Philosophy
19 Feast of Saint Joseph
22 Fifth Sunday of Lent
22-26 Busy Person's Retreat
25 Annunciation of the Virgin Mary
26 Taize Prayer
29 Palm Sunday
April
  (Asian Heritage Month)
  (Women's History Month)
2 Holy Thursday
3 Good Friday
4 Holy Saturday Easter Vigil
5 Easter Sunday
6 Easter Monday
7 Service Awards Dinner
11-13 Junior Mom's Weekend
22 Blood Drive
23 Pen Pal Dinner
29 Palm Sunday
May
3 Honor's Convocation
3 Blessing & Sending of Students
5 Cinco de Mayo
7 National Day of Prayer
10 Mother's Day
15 Nurses' Pinning
15 Baccalaureate
16 Commencement
17 Ascension of the Lord
24 Feast of Pentecost
25 Most Holy Trinity
25 Memorial Day
30 Corpus Christi
June  
5-7 Reunion Weekend
6 Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ
11 Most Sacred Heart of Jesus
19 Father's Day
24 Nativity of Saint John the Baptist
28 Ramadan begins
29 Saint Peter and Saint Paul
July  
27 Ramadan ends