King Receives James H. Reilly Memorial Prize From College of the Holy Cross

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WORCESTER – MaryGrace King of Natick, an English major, has received the 2020 James H. Reilly Memorial Prize from College of the Holy Cross.

The James H. Reilly Memorial Prize is given to the student who has contributed the best poem or short story to “The Purple,” a literary magazine written, edited and published by Holy Cross students to provide a showcase for critical and creative writing.


The College of the Holy Cross, in Worcester, is a liberal arts institution. A highly selective, four-year, exclusively undergraduate college of 3,100 students, Holy Cross is renowned for offering a rigorous, personalized education in the Jesuit, Catholic tradition. Since its founding in 1843, Holy Cross has made a positive impact in society by graduating students who distinguish themselves as thoughtful leaders in business, professional and civic life.


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