George Matthews ’08 awarded Fulbright
George Matthews ’08, a classics major at Holy Cross with a minor in legal studies, has been awarded a Fulbright grant. In September he will begin a one-year master's program in classics at the University of Liverpool, UK.
Matthews is the current holder of the Reverend William FitzGerald, S.J., Merit Scholarship. He serves as president of the Holy Cross chapter of Eta Sigma Phi, the national honorary collegiate society for students of Latin and Greek. He also works for the classics department as a tutor in Latin and ancient Greek. Matthews is a member of Alpha Sigma Nu, the honor society of Jesuit colleges and universities; a co-editor of a section in Holy Cross’ student newspaper, The Crusader; a senior interviewer with the college Admissions department; and is active in both intramural soccer and softball.