2 hours ago

Congratulations BC Dining Services for winnin...

Congratulations BC Dining Services for winning a 2018 Gold Award for Sustainability in the category of Outreach and Education from the The National Association of College & University Food Services (NACUFS)!

    Boston College Dining Services Wins Gold Award for Sustainability
    Boston College Dining Services has received more professional acknowledgement of its leadership in sustainability and conservation, winning a 2018 Gold Award for Sustainability in the category of Outreach and Education from the National Association of College and University Food Services.
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24 hours ago

Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Che...

Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Chemistry Abhishek Chatterjee, the 2018 recipient of the prestigious Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award, given to young scholars in the chemical sciences on the basis of scholarship and commitment to education.

    BC Chemistry Prof Wins 2018 Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award
    Boston College Assistant Professor of Chemistry Abhishek Chatterjee is a 2018 recipient of the prestigious Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award, given to young scholars in the chemical sciences on the basis of scholarship and commitment to education.
    https://www.bc.edu

2 days ago

Who misses BC's Piano Guy? Dennis Carr '11 en...

Who misses BC's Piano Guy? Dennis Carr '11 entertained the lunchtime crowd with his piano-playing skills at The Eagle's Nest during his four years at the Heights. Last weekend, he sat down for an impromptu afternoon of playing at the Nashua Farmers Market. Read more on Carr's playing days at BC: https://on.bc.edu/PianoGuy

    Boston College
    Who misses BC's Piano Guy? Dennis Carr '11 entertained the lunchtime crowd with his piano-playing skills at The Eagle's Nest during his four years at the Heights. Last weekend, he sat down for an...
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3 days ago

The New York Times named Boston College Law S...

The New York Times named Boston College Law School alum Nathaniel C. Stinnett one of its “Visionaries” in a special section on the nation’s leading innovators.

    A 'Visionary' in Our Midst
    Online Exclusives The New York Times selects Nathaniel Stinnett '05 as among the year's most innovative thinkers and change-makers. The New York Times named Nathaniel C. Stinnett '05 as one of its "Visionaries" in a special Sunday section May 27 on the nation's leading innovators.
    http://lawmagazine.bc.edu

3 days ago

The New York Times named Nathaniel C. Stinnet...

The New York Times named Nathaniel C. Stinnett ’05 as one of its “Visionaries” in a special section on the nation’s leading innovators.

    A 'Visionary' in Our Midst
    Online Exclusives The New York Times selects Nathaniel Stinnett '05 as among the year's most innovative thinkers and change-makers. The New York Times named Nathaniel C. Stinnett '05 as one of its "Visionaries" in a special Sunday section May 27 on the nation's leading innovators.
    http://lawmagazine.bc.edu

3 days ago

Boston College School of Social Work Professo...

Boston College School of Social Work Professor Thanh V. Tran is the 2018 recipient of Boston College’s Community Service Award. Read More: https://on.bc.edu/ThanhTran

    Boston College
    Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA. 130,634 likes · 1,560 talking about this · 275,651 were here. The official page of Boston College, a Jesuit Catholic...
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4 days ago

Boston College updated their cover photo.

Happy Summer!

    Boston College
    Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA. 130,633 likes · 1,655 talking about this · 275,631 were here. The official page of Boston College, a Jesuit Catholic...
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4 days ago

Bapst Library's exhibit looks at 100 years of...

Bapst Library's exhibit looks at 100 years of student formation at Boston College. It is free and open to the public through June 28

    Group Formation: 100 Years of Student Clubs and Societies at Boston College
    Since the 1860s, Boston College students have enriched their academic performance, developed leadership skills, and affected their community by joining together in co-curricular activities. The Boston College yearbook, Sub Turri, has featured photographs of students since it began publication in 1913.
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5 days ago

Happy National American Eagle Day!

Happy National American Eagle Day!

    Boston College
    Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA. 130,623 likes · 1,588 talking about this · 275,647 were here. The official page of Boston College, a Jesuit Catholic...
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5 days ago

Boston College has had great success in the T...

Boston College has had great success in the Truman Scholarships program, which has a distinctively rigorous and exacting application process.

    Truman Scholarship success
    Boston College has consistently been among the nation's top 20 Fulbright producers, but administrators say the University's success in the Truman Scholarships program-with a distinctively rigorous and exacting application process-is equally worthy of acknowledgement.
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6 days ago

Boston College added 3 new photos.

109 years ago today, Rev. Thomas I. Gasson, SJ, broke ground on what we now call Gasson Hall. Learn more about the man and the iconic building: https://on.bc.edu/GassonHall

    Boston College
    Boston College added a new photo.
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Jun 18

Jack Casey spent over 50 years keeping Boston...

Jack Casey spent over 50 years keeping Boston College Athletics' facilities pristine and attractive while making a lot of friends along the way.

    Fond farewells: Jack Casey
    For more than half a century, Jack Casey labored to keep Boston College sports teams playing on pristine fields and in attractive and efficient on-campus venues. Casey, who began working for the University in 1966, retired this year as a lead athletics maintenance staff member.
    https://www.bc.edu

Jun 17

Happy Father's Day!

Happy Father's Day!

    Boston College
    Happy Father's Day!
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Jun 15

Canisius Professor of Theology James Keenan, ...

Canisius Professor of Theology James Keenan, S.J., director of the Boston College Jesuit Institute, is the 2018 recipient of the Phi Beta Kappa Teaching Award, given annually by BC students in the prestigious honor society.

    Teacher, mentor, counselor
    Canisius Professor of Theology James Keenan, S.J., director of the Boston College Jesuit Institute, is the 2018 recipient of the Phi Beta Kappa Teaching Award, given annually by Boston College students in the prestigious honor society. Each year, Phi Beta Kappa students submit nominations for outstanding teachers who have positively influenced their experiences at BC, either inside or outside the classroom.
    https://www.bc.edu

Jun 14

Former Boston College Football star and cance...

Former Boston College Football star and cancer survivor Mark Herzlich reached out to New York Giants GM Dave Gettleman, who was diagnosed with lymphoma, and plans to attend chemo with him.

    How cancer survivor Mark Herzlich is helping GM Dave...
    POMONA, N.Y. - Giants linebacker Mark Herzlich knows how Dave Gettleman is feeling. Herzlich, 30, was diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer, in 2009 before his senior season at Boston College. Herzlich reached out to the Giants' general manager to offer support and some tips last week after the team announced the 67-year-old's diagnosis with lymphoma.
    https://theathletic.com

Jun 14

An engaged, popular and accomplished member o...

An engaged, popular and accomplished member of the faculty since 1978, Jeffrey Howe also has been committed to collaboration with colleagues, and service to the University and its members. He reflects on four decades at the Heights.

    'Art matters deeply'
    It is a fitting metaphor to say that Professor of Art History Jeffery Howe has painted his Boston College career with broad brushstrokes.
    https://www.bc.edu

Jun 13

Congratulations to the nine former members of...

Congratulations to the nine former members of Boston College Athletics who will be inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club this fall!

    Nine to be Inducted into BC Varsity Club Hall of Fame - Boston College
    CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. - Nine former student-athletes highlight the 2018 Boston College Varsity Club Hall of Fame class announced today by William V. Campbell Director of Athletics Martin Jarmond .
    http://bceagles.com

Jun 12

James Gips, an award-winning Boston College c...

James Gips, an award-winning Boston College computer scientist whose work in assistive technology has helped people with disabilities live fuller lives, died on June 10. He was 72.

    In Memoriam
    James Gips, an award-winning Boston College computer scientist whose work in assistive technology helped people with disabilities live fuller lives, has died at 72 Campus & Community / Faculty - Published on June 12, 2018 James Gips (Lee Pellegrini) James Gips, an award-winning Boston College computer scientist whose work in assistive technology has helped people with disabilities live fuller lives, died on June 10.
    https://www.bc.edu

Jun 12

After a competitive application process, the ...

After a competitive application process, the three Boston College M.B.A. students joined three students from Friedrich Alexander University School of Business and Economics in Nuremberg to imagine the bank account of the future.

    Bank to the Future
    by Patrick L. Kennedy '99 Carroll School MBA students work across the Atlantic on the banking app of tomorrow - Published on June 11, 2018 European bankers are worried. A new EU regulation forces them to hand over account information to third parties upon a customer's request.
    https://www.bc.edu

Jun 11

Boston College shared Boston College Police D...

On Saturday, members of the Boston College Police Department participated in the Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run's Cruiser Convoy benefiting Special Olympics Massachusetts.

    Boston College Police Department
    Boston College Police Department added a new photo - at Boston College.
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Jun 11

Congratulations to Associate Professor of Mus...

Congratulations to Associate Professor of Music Ralf Yusuf Gawlick, who earned The American Prize in Composition in the vocal chamber music (professional) division.

    Boston College Associate Professor of Music Ralf Yusuf Gawlick is the winner of The American Prize in Composition, in the vocal chamber music (professional) division, for his composition "Kollwitz-Konnex" (...im Frieden seiner Hande), or, in English translation, "Kollwitz-Connection...in the Peace of His Hands."
    https://www.bc.edu

Jun 10

Boston College Alumni and trustee Steve Pembe...

Boston College Alumni and trustee Steve Pemberton was a forgotten child, abused and neglected and kept under the thumb of a punishingly cruel foster family. Last week, a feature film based on his best-selling memoir was released nationally to promote foster care.

    After an abusive childhood in foster care, this executive sees success as his revenge.
    Steve Pemberton was a forgotten child, abused and neglected and kept under the thumb of a punishingly cruel foster family in Massachusetts. Through sheer force of will, he decided to get revenge on the family that told him he was worthless by setting his sights on achievement.
    https://www.washingtonpost.com

Jun 09

Boston College added 2 new photos.

Two more schools launched brand new websites. Make sure to check out the new looks... Boston College - Woods College of Advancing Studies: http://www.bc.edu/bc-web/schools/wcas.html Boston College School of Theology and Ministry: http://www.bc.edu/bc-web/schools/stm.html

    Boston College
    Boston College added a new photo.
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Jun 08

Congratulations to Boston College School of T...

Congratulations to Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Associate Professor Nancy Pineda-Madrid, who received a 2018 Outstanding Educator Award from Latina Center MARIA for her service to the Latino community in the Greater Boston Area.

    Nancy Pineda-Madrid honored with Outstanding Educator Award
    Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Associate Professor Nancy Pineda-Madrid has received a 2018 Outstanding Educator Award from Latina Center MARIA for service to the Greater Boston Latino community.
    https://www.bc.edu

Jun 08

Congratulations to assistant captain Brooks O...

Congratulations to assistant captain Brooks Orpik, who helped the Washington Capitals to their first-ever Stanley Cup. The former Eagle is the 19th to win the Cup, tying Boston College Athletics for the most ever.

    Boston College
    Congratulations to assistant captain Brooks Orpik, who helped the Washington Capitals to their first-ever Stanley Cup. The former Eagle is the 19th to win the Cup, tying Boston College Athletics for...
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Jun 07

For the ninth year, Boston College Athletics ...

For the ninth year, Boston College Athletics student-athletes participated in the Service Immersion Trip, traveling to Houston for the first time. Working with SBP, which was co-founded by Alumni Stadium Liz McCartney, the Eagles were on site to rebuild the home of Annie Sanders, which was damaged by Hurricane Harvey.

    Blog: 2018 Houston Service Immersion Trip - Boston College
    Blog: 2018 Houston Service Immersion Trip Details: Location: Houston, Texas - Ninth year of BC's Service Immersion Trip and first year visiting Houston, Texas. - Working with SBP (formerly the St. Bernard Project), which was co-founded by BC alum Liz McCartney.
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Jun 06

Boston College honored retiring administrator...

Boston College honored retiring administrators, faculty, and staff at the annual President's Recognition Dinner last week and several offered parting thoughts.

    Parting thoughts
    Reflections from retiring faculty and staff Campus & Community / Around Campus - Published on June 02, 2018 Boston College honored retiring administrators, faculty, and staff at the annual President's Recognition Dinner on May 30.
    https://www.bc.edu

Jun 05

Boston College Lynch School of Education's Co...

Boston College Lynch School of Education's College Bound Program provides resources and support for high school students from otherwise under-served communities. It was featured on WBZ | CBS Boston's Eye on Education over the weekend.

    College Bound Program Helps Boston Students Plan Their Future
    BOSTON (CBS) - College Bound is a program that provides resources and support for high school students from otherwise under-served communities. Michelle Lifson is a graduate student at Boston College and a mentor to students in the College Bound program in the College's Lynch School of Education.
    http://boston.cbslocal.com

Jun 05

Boston College - Woods College of Advancing S...

Boston College - Woods College of Advancing Studies alum Mint Pattanan '16's company, Rootastes, is a finalist for the MassChallenge 2018 cohort. Congratulations, Mint!

    This Somerville-Based Startup Looks to Provide a Healthier Lunch Option for Offices
    Somerville-based Rootastes wants to change the way office employees eat their lunch by providing a healthy, locally-sourced, catering option for companies. Founded in 2016, the company offers a seasonal menu to create healthy bowl options packed with protein and vegetables.
    https://www.americaninno.com

Jun 04

Boston College shared Boston College Alumni's...

It's always good to come home. We hope the thousands of Boston College Alumni, family and friends who attended Reunion Weekend had an amazing time!

    Boston College Alumni
    Boston College Alumni added a new photo.
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Jun 04

Test of the BC Emergency Notification System....

Test of the BC Emergency Notification System. In a real emergency, details will be provided and you should monitor: www.bc.edu/emergency.

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Jun 04

Double Eagles Filipe and Ricardo Martins - an...

Double Eagles Filipe and Ricardo Martins - and members of the University's overnight workforce - fulfilled not only their own dreams but those of their parents' when they received their master’s degrees in leadership and administration from the Boston College - Woods College of Advancing Studies READ: https://on.bc.edu/WoodsBrothers

    Boston College
    Double Eagles Filipe and Ricardo Martins - and members of the University's overnight workforce - fulfilled not only their own dreams but those of their parents' when they received their master's...
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Jun 03

Class of 2018, don't forget to proudly show o...

Class of 2018, don't forget to proudly show off your new status with our filter.

    Boston College
    Class of 2018, don't forget to proudly show off your new status with our filter.
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Jun 02

Last week, over 230 graduates received degree...

Last week, over 230 graduates received degrees at Boston College Law School's 85th Commencement Exercises. Former US Attorney Debra Wong Yang '85 urged graduates to "keep an open mind."

    Commencement 2018: "Keep An Open Mind"
    Online Exclusives Debra Yang '85, former US Attorney and a partner at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, addressed the graduates at this year's Commencement exercises. Photographs By Caitlin Cunningham Addressing the Boston College Law School Class of 2018, Debra Wong Yang '85, a partner at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher and the former US Attorney for the Central District of California, urged the graduates to "keep an open mind."
    http://lawmagazine.bc.edu

Jun 01

The Boston College School of Theology and Min...

The Boston College School of Theology and Ministry is celebrating its 10th anniversary today.

    In Celebration: STM at 10
    A world-class center of theological study celebrates a decade of excellence. - Published on June 01, 2018 In its first 10 years, STM has established itself among the world's leaders in theology, divinity, and religious studies. Built on the strong foundation created by former deans Richard J. Clifford, S.J., and Mark S.
    https://www.bc.edu

Jun 01

Congratulations to Boston College Women's Lac...

Congratulations to Boston College Women's Lacrosse junior Sam Apuzzo, who won the Tewaaraton Award last night. The award annually honors the top lacrosse player in the nation and it is the first time an Eagle received the award.

    Sam Apuzzo Wins The Tewaaraton Award - Boston College
    Boston College junior Sam Apuzzo was named the recipient of the prestigious Tewaaraton Award on Thursday at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.
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May 31

"This is a significant moment in time for all...

"This is a significant moment in time for all of us." Class of 2018, you did it! Take your experiences, knowledge and memories and set the world aflame.

    Boston College
    "This is a significant moment in time for all of us." Class of 2018, you did it! Take your experiences, knowledge and memories and set the world aflame.
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May 30

Congratulation to the women's Boston College ...

Congratulation to the women's Boston College Sailing team, capturing the National Championship over the weekend!

    Women's Sailing Captures National Championship - Boston College
    Eagles earn their third national title in program history
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May 30

The film adaption of BC alum Steve Pemberton'...

The film adaption of BC alum Steve Pemberton's best-selling book - "A Chance in the World" - premieres tonight across the U.S. Visit https://on.bc.edu/ChanceViewings for theater locations and tickets.

    'A Chance in the World'
    Film based on alumnus Steve Pemberton's best-selling memoir in cinemas nationwide May 30 to benefit foster care Campus & Community / Alumni - Published on May 28, 2018 Above: Terrell Ransom Jr., who portrays young Steve Pemberton, in a scene from the film. "A Chance in the World," a film adaptation of New Bedford, Mass.
    https://www.bc.edu

May 29

Congratulations to the 16 members of the Clas...

Congratulations to the 16 members of the Class of 2018 and three Boston College Alumni who received Fulbright Scholarships.

    BC Student Fellowships and Academic Honors
    Campus & Community / Honors & Awards | May 24, 2018 Fulbright recipients Solina Jean-Louis, Conor McCadden, Audrey DeLorenzo, Talia Mango, Layla Aboukhater, Melissa Wanyoike, Jacob Ciafone, Lori Niehaus, Anna Ringheiser, Mattia Pizzagalli, Omeed Alidadi, and Christopher Reynolds (Lee Pellegrini) Sixteen members of the Class of 2018 and three Boston College alumni have received Fulbright Scholarships, which support a year's post-baccalaureate study abroad.
    https://www.bc.edu

May 27

Boston College Women's Lacrosse came from beh...

Boston College Women's Lacrosse came from behind to defeat Maryland on Friday evening and is playing for the NCAA Championship today at noon on ESNPU. Good luck, Eagles!

    Boston College
    Boston College Women's Lacrosse came from behind to defeat Maryland on Friday evening and is playing for the NCAA Championship today at noon on ESNPU. Good luck, Eagles!
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May 26

Thomas F. Rattigan Professor of English and D...

Thomas F. Rattigan Professor of English and Director of the Institute for the Liberal Arts Mary Crane was presented the inaugural Saint Robert Bellarmine, S.J., Award at this year's Commencement Exercises. The award will be given each year at Commencement to honor a distinguished faculty member whose significant contributions have consistently and purposefully advanced the mission of Boston College.

    BC Presents Inaugural Bellarmine Awrd
    Boston College presented the inaugural Saint Robert Bellarmine, S.J., Award to Thomas F. Rattigan Professor of English and Director of the Institute for the Liberal Arts Mary Crane.
    https://www.bc.edu

May 25

Good luck to Boston College Women's Lacrosse ...

Good luck to Boston College Women's Lacrosse in the Final Four tonight against Maryland! The game starts at 7:30 p.m. and will be streamed on ESPN3.

    Boston College
    Good luck to Boston College Women's Lacrosse in the Final Four tonight against Maryland! The game starts at 7:30 p.m. and will be streamed on ESPN3.
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May 25

Boston 25 News' Kerry Kavanaugh, a Boston Col...

Boston 25 News' Kerry Kavanaugh, a Boston College alum, sat down with fellow alum and trustee Steve Pemberton to talk about his best-selling autobiographical book, the film adaptation and foster care in general. "A Chance in the World" premieres on May 30 in 800 theaters nationwide. Read more: https://on.bc.edu/ChanceintheWorld_530 Tickets are going fast: https://on.bc.edu/ChanceViewings

    How a Mass. native overcame his broken foster care experience
    NEW BEDFORD, Mass. - A young man's tough road from his birth in New Bedford to his graduation from Boston College is the basis of a book and now a movie. Steve Pemberton spent his formative years in foster care and he says his story of escaping a broken foster care system is one of defiance and survival.
    https://www.fox25boston.com

May 24

Signs of the time: Some of our 2018 graduates...

Signs of the time: Some of our 2018 graduates decorated their caps on Monday. Take a look at their creative work.

    Hat tricks
    BC's Class of 2018 caps off Commencement in style.
    https://www.bc.edu

May 24

2018 graduate Christopher Reynolds embodies m...

2018 graduate Christopher Reynolds embodies many hallmarks of a Boston College education. He is this year's recipient of the Finnegan Award, given annually to the graduating senior who best exemplifies BC’s motto “Ever to Excel.”

    BC Names Christopher Reynolds as 2018 Finnegan Award Winner
    Christopher Reynolds honored as the 2018 graduating senior who best exemplifies Boston College's motto, 'Ever to Excel' Campus & Community / Honors & Awards - Published on May 21, 2018 Academic excellence. Commitment to service. Peer leadership. Global research and engagement. Christopher Reynolds '18 embodies these hallmarks of a Boston College education.
    https://www.bc.edu

May 23

#BC2018 Commencement was the talk of the Inte...

#BC2018 Commencement was the talk of the Internet ... or at least our feeds. Take a look at what people were saying on Monday as a new class of Eagles joined the alumni ranks.

    #BC2018 Commencement
    See the story
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May 23

Commencement will be a day to remember foreve...

Commencement will be a day to remember forever and photos last a lifetime: https://on.bc.edu/CommencementPhotos18

    Boston College
    Commencement will be a day to remember forever and photos last a lifetime: https://on.bc.edu/CommencementPhotos18
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