The other day, our receptionist Mary poked her head into our committee room where we were all sitting in the dark reviewing applications. Twelve sets of eyes eagerly looked over to see who she would be calling out for a phone call.
Was it the counselor from Minnesota that I was hoping to speak with about an applicant? Or the catering company for Lauren regarding our upcoming counselor tour? The community based organization that was looking to set up a tour this spring with Amanda?
As Mary said, “Excuse me, Father Markey, I have Bob Cousy on the phone for you”, the rest of the staff realized that none of our calls (as exciting as they may be) would live up to hearing from an NBA Hall of Famer. Just another day in the Holy Cross Admissions Committee room…
Assistant Director of Admission