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ICYMI: Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences student Will Supple '20, a member of the The Bostonians of Boston College, and a The Campus School at Boston College Volunteer is among contestants on the new season of ABC Television Network's American Idol. He was featured this week on Chronicle on WCVB Channel 5.
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Last chance for this lottery too! #BrightonMA - don't miss out if you're looking to buy!
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Stavros Piperis '19 is the winner of the 14th annual Sing it to the Heights competition, which in addition to showcasing BC student talent also helped to raised $4,200 for music programs at Saint Columbkille Partnership School in Brighton.
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Did you know that Action for Boston Community Development hosts a mobile food pantry for residents at our All Bright Community Center? Check out the link to learn more! #Allston #BrightonMA #AllstonBrighton
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Yiddish Sing: 7:30 p.m., Boston Workmen’s Circle, 1762 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free. For information: 617-776-0448. An informal, multigenerational gathering to sing Yiddish folk...
Spring Fun Fair: 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., All Saints Parish, 1773 Beacon Street, Brookline. For ages 2-7 and older. Cost: $10 per child; $25 per family of...
Financial Foundations: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., In Good Company, 1653 Beacon Street, Brookline. To RSVP, please click here. For information, please call 617-695-4617; http://ingoodcompany...This article has 16 other Boston locations (Show)
NT Live: “Julius Caesar:” 7:00 p.m., Coolidge Corner Theatre, 209 Harvard Street, Brookline. Cost: $20-$23. For more information, please click email@example.com; or here. Ben...
Ceramics Date Night: 6:30 – 9:30 p.m., Brookline Arts Center, 86 Monmouth Street, Brookline. Cost: $80 per couple. For information or to register: 617-566-5715; office@brooklineartscenter...
Rotary Pancake Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. – noon, Brookline High School cafeteria, 115 Greenough Street, Brookline. Pancakes, music, clowns, face painting, silent auction and puzzles. Tickets are available at the door. Proceeds benefit Brookline Rotary charities.
...p.m. March 25 and 6:30-8:30 p.m. March 28, The Makery, 2 Sewall Avenue, Brookline. Cost: $30; $25 for Makery members. For more information, please click here. The second...
...Loss Healing Circle: 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., First Parish Brookline, The Dana Room, 382 Walnut Street, Brookline. Free. Attendees remember the lives of beloved animals in the presence of others who...
Unity – Basic Coding: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Brookline Interactive Group, 46 Tappan Street, Brookline. To register, please click here. This workshop will introduce attendees to the basic functions and concepts of Unity and will provide them with the opportunity to learn basic C# coding.
“A Year in Chile:” 2:30 p.m. March 29, Wingate Residences at Boylston Place, 615 Heath Street, Brookline. Free; space limited. RSVP: 617-244-6400. Photojournalist Barry Pell explores the environment and ecology of Chile.
...and the Meanings of Urban Landscape:” 6-8:30 p.m. April 3, Wheelock College, 43 Hawes Street, Brookline. Carlo Rotello, director of the American Studies Program at Boston College, discusses Barack Obama...
“Off the Wall”: 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, through April 27, Gallery 93, 93 Winchester Street, Brookline. Photographs by Julie Smith, taken during her travels, feature stencils and wall art superimposed on layers of paint and plaster.
PJ Drive: Through March 15, Brookline Town Hall, 333 Washington Street, Brookline. Cradles to Crayons is teaming up with the Boston Bruins, Massachusetts Board of Library...
...Winchester Street; 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. April 13, Putterham Branch Library Community Room, 959 West Roxbury Parkway, Brookline. To register, please click here. Community members of all ages to come together and...
Brookline Winter Farmers Market: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Sundays through March 25, The Coolidge Corner Arcade, 318 Harvard Street, Brookline. For information: here.
Zen meditation and talk: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursdays, Eishoji Zen Center, 1318 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free; space limited. RSVP: Jason, 508-360-2323.
Al-Anon Family Group meeting: 7:00 – 8:40 p.m. Tuesdays, United Parish – Brookline, Choir Room, 210 Harvard Street, Brookline. For families and friends of problem drinkers. Anonymous, confidential and free. Open to newcomers.
...Italian Conversations: 12:30 p.m. Wednesday and noon Fridays, Coolidge Corner Library, meeting room, 31 Pleasant Street, Brookline. Supported by the Publish Library of Brookline and the Italian Consulate in Boston. A...
Learn to Meditate: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Sundays, Shambhala Meditation Center of Boston, 646 Brookline Ave., Brookline. Taught by qualified instructors, this basic meditation class is for beginners, as well as...
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Congratulations to Boston College Athletics women's hockey forward Daryl Watts, who recently made history, becoming the first freshman to win the Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award. The award is presented annually by the USA Hockey.
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Award-winning documentary filmmaker and executive editor of America Films at America Media Jeremy Zipple, S.J., '00, Th.M., M.Div. '14, reflects on his faith, his BC experience, and why Christians should be like giraffes.
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Happy St. Patrick's Day, Eagles! Some of our students celebrated this week at The Campus School at Boston College with singing, dancing and activities. #WeAreBC
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Raised in communist Romania, BC Law Professor Vlad Perju mounts a global campaign against foes of constitutional democracy--and seeks to make the University's Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy, which he directs, one of the world's most significant and important institutions of its kind.
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Another affordable homeownership opportunity, this time in #BrightonMA! Apply now!
A $1-million grant from MassMutual Foundation, Inc. to the Springfield Public Schools will expand the Boston College Lynch School of Education-based City Connects student support program into eight more elementary schools.
Tonight's meeting has been cancelled. We'll keep you updated when this is rescheduled.
7:00 PM 85 Dean Road – Application for the partial demolition of the house and full demolition of the garage (Alan Kurd and Katharine Esselen, applicants).This article has 7 other Boston locations (Show)
6:40 PM 80 Toxteth Street – Request to lift the stay of partial demolition of the house (80 Toxteth LLC, applicant).
Withdrawn 76 Clark Road – Application for the demolition of the garage (76 Clark Road Development LLC, applicant).
7:20 PM 108-110 Griggs Road – Application for the partial demolition of the house (108-110 Griggs Road, LLC, applicant).
7:30 PM 72 Verndale Street – Application for the demolition of the house (David Jaffe, applicant).
7:40 PM 73-75 Verndale Street – Application for the demolition of the house and carport (David Jaffe, applicant).
7:50 PM 80 Verndale Street – Application for the demolition of the house (David Jaffe, applicant).
8:00 PM 29 Gorham Avenue – Application for the partial demolition of the house (Jeff Hunsinger, applicant).
BC Weather Alert. Offices will open and classes will begin at 9 am on Wednesday March 14.
At age seven, Dorje Dolma was living in one of the most remote places in the world, protecting her family's goats and sheep from wolves and snow leopards. Three years later, when facing a life-threatening condition, Dolma encountered former Boston College soccer player Jennifer Cleary--daughter of Margaret McCluskey Cleary '59, MS '61 and the late Gerald Cleary '52--who would become her adoptive mother. Dolma recounts her amazing journey in her new memoir, Yak Girl: Growing Up in the Remote Dolpo Region of Nepal, which includes a foreword by Cleary. h/t Dorje Arts Yak Girl
BC Weather Alert. Because of the pending storm, Boston College will be closed on Tuesday March 13.
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We know the Tuesday after Marathon Monday will be a long one - treat yourself with a flatbread or two from Flatbread Company Brighton in April 17th and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Allston Brighton CDC!
The University community mourns the death of Boston College School of Social Work alumna Christine Loeber MSW'08, executive director of The Pathway Home treatment center for veterans in Yountville, California. Ms. Loeber, who was a gifted student and passionate about serving those suffering from mental illness, was killed on March 9, along with two colleagues at the center, by a veteran who had been treated for post-traumatic stress disorder.
THIS WEDNESDAY @ 6:30 PM AT JACKSON MANN: Make your voice heard on how the 1,100+ units proposed for Allston Yards (Stop & Shop on Everett St) will impact you and your neighborhood. With traffic, food access, affordable rents, and family housing options at stake, your input is crucial throughout this project! https://mailchi.mp/boston/allston-yards-impact-advisory-group-public-meeting
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Emerson Urban Arts: Media Art Gallery, 120 Boylston Street, Boston, MA
Le Corbusier’s Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts (CCVA), Harvard University, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA
Galerie d’Orsay, 33 Newbury Street, Boston, MA
MIT List Visual Arts Center, 20 Ames Street, Cambridge, MA
Virginia Woolf’s Orlando, adapted by Sarah Ruhl. Directed by A.Nora Long. Staged by the Lyric Stage Company of Boston 140 Clarendon Street, Boston, through March 25.
Ripe Frenzy by Jennifer Barclay. Directed by Bridget Kathleen O’Leary. A New Rep co-production with the Boston Center for American Performance at Studio ONE, Boston University, 855 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA, through March 11.
Brawler by Walt McGough. Directed by M. Bevin O’Gara. Produced by the Boston Playwright’s Theatre in collaboration with Kitchen Theatre Company at the Boston Playwrights’ Theatre. 949 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, through March 18.
The Hotel Nepenthe by John Kuntz. Directed by Alex Lonati. Staged by Brown Box Theater Project at the Atlantic Wharf, 290 Congress Street, Boston, MA, through March 11.
Every Brilliant Thing by Duncan MacMillan. Directed by Marianna Bassham. Staged by SpeakEasy Stage Company at the Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts, 527 Tremont Street, Boston, MA, through March 31.
Berklee College of Music, 160 Mass. Ave., Boston, MA
City Winery, 80 Beverly Street, Boston MA
Sanders Theater, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA
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This week our Eagles traveled around the world to serve, to learn, to perform and to rejuvenate. Here are a few scenes of their adventures. Do you have an image that should be included? Email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
What once was the comparatively minor threat of "hacking" has grown into a pervasive threat of full-blown economic espionage and extremely lucrative cyber crime, FBI – Federal Bureau of Investigation Director Christopher Wray told attendees at the second Boston Conference on Cyber Security. The conference is a partnership between the FBI Boston and the M.S. in Cybersecurity Policy and Governance degree program offered through the Boston College - Woods College of Advancing Studies. Read the full story on BC News: http://bit.ly/BCCS2018
ICYMI not one but two documentaries involving BC Law alumni were nominated for The Academy Awards—and one of them took home the Oscar. Congratulations to David Fialkow ’85 who co-produced Icarus, a documentary exposing Russian government-backed doping of Olympic athletes.
Universal, high quality child care that starts as early as age one improves language skills for young children, especially those from low-income families, according to a study of Norway's child care system by a team of researchers led by Boston College Lynch School of Education Prof. Eric Dearing.
Inside the Boston College Connell School of Nursing's Brown Family Clinical Learning Laboratory, students in the End of Life Simulation program prepare to face the needs of dying patients and their families. The program is the cover feature of Boston College Magazine.
Stay up to date on all things Allston Brighton CDC and learn even more about your neighbor, Omaira
Test of the BC Emergency Notification System. In a real emergency, details will be provided and you should monitor: www.bc.edu/emergency.
"Love wills the good of others" (Aquinas, ST I-II. Q26. A4). Love is not simply a feeling. Love is a choice. Marina McCoy, Associate Professor of Philosophy, offers this year's Lenten Reflections. ICYMI: Boston College Alumni annually offers Lenten Reflections, as we observe this season of preparation for Easter.
No matter where the next week takes you, we wish you a safe, restful and restorative spring break. Use #BConBreak on social media to showcase your best shots, like this one from Boston College Alumni's Jim Husson: "A bounty of quartz rocks can be found on this part of New Zealand's West Coast, leading to this tradition of leaving messages by the sea. I couldn't resist including my Boston College family in the mix." #WeAreBC
Applications are open for Ever to Excel, a week-long summer program for high school students from around the world, interested in learning about the Boston College community, faith, and service. During the program, students live in our residence halls, work with undergraduate mentors and BC staff from various departments, and take excursions in the greater Boston area. Ever to Excel receives financial support from the Lilly Foundation that enables us to offer this program for a limited time at a low cost of $350.
"Me encanta vivir en esta comunidad. Amo a mis vecinos y me encanta que la panadería con toda la comida de mi país esté cerca junto con todas las tiendas. Me encanta el yoga que tomo aquí en el All Bright centro de comunidad y en Oak Square YMCA y, oh, me encanta la clase de Tai Chi también en el Oak Square YMCA." - O. Marin English Translation: "I love living in this community. I love my neighbors and I love that the bakery with all my country’s food is close by along with all the stores. I love the yoga I take here at the All Bright Community Center and at the Oak Square YMCA and oh, I love the Tai Chi class also at the Oak Square YMCA.” - O. Marin #PPLOFABCDC
Boston College ranked sixth among the world's top universities in Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies in the 2018 QS World University Rankings, further advancing its strategic goal of becoming the world's leading Catholic university and theological center.
Man with a gas mask on Englewoood Avenue: At 6:36 p.m. a caller reported a man with a gas mask, a flashlight connected to his glasses and a spray can by Lanark Road and Englewood Avenue.This article has 1 other Boston location (Show)
Dumpster fire on Beacon Street: At 4:05 p.m. a caller reported a lot of smoke coming out of the trash in front of Lees Burger by the Beacon Street and Harvard Street intersection.
Professor and Department of Sociology Chairman Andrew Jorgenson is among the featured speakers tomorrow at the VIU - Venice International University's 4th International Symposium "Coping with Change: Global Warming and Decarbonization." Jorgenson, whose research examines the sociological, political and economic factors connected to environmental issues, will give a talk titled "Inequality, Carbon Intensity, and Human Well-Being: Connections and Potential Pathways to Sustainability" during the session The Impact of Global Warming and Carbon Neutrality to Citizens' Life. Watch live tomorrow, 8:25 am, U.S. EST, at the link below.
Mark your calendars! Laetare Sunday is March 6.