15 hours ago

Congratulations to our faculty members from t...

Congratulations to our faculty members from the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry and the Theology Department who were honored for their publications by the Catholic Press Association.

    BC Professors win Catholic Press Assocation Book Awards
    Four Boston College professors have been honored with book awards by the Catholic Press Association of the U.S. and Canada.
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31 hours ago

The Boston College community mourns the passi...

The Boston College community mourns the passing of Carroll School of Management student Timmy Gearty, who passed away following a battle with cancer.

    Obituary of Timothy Gearty | Bailey Funeral Home - Mendham
    On Tuesday, July 10, 2018, Timothy Gearty, "Timmy," passed away at the age of 20 after a brave battle with cancer. He was born on December 26, 1997 in Morristown, the son of Linda (Brown) and Timothy Gearty. He attended local schools in his native Mendham before graduating from Delbarton High School in 2016.
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39 hours ago

Lending a helping hand: BC Dining Services or...

Lending a helping hand: BC Dining Services orchestrated a student point drive to fund a donation of over 17,000 non-perishable goods for Rosie's Place READ MORE: http://on.bc.edu/Dining_RosiesPlace

    Boston College
    Lending a helping hand: BC Dining Services orchestrated a student point drive to fund a donation of over 17,000 non-perishable goods for Rosie's Place READ MORE: http://on.bc.edu/Dining_RosiesPlace
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40 hours ago

Tomorrow, BC Dining Services hosts a Communit...

Tomorrow, BC Dining Services hosts a Community Hiring Event. Positions such as cooks, food service workers, receivers and drivers are available. Visit http://bc.edu/bcjobs and chose Job Title #1878 for more information.

    Boston College
    Tomorrow, BC Dining Services hosts a Community Hiring Event. Positions such as cooks, food service workers, receivers and drivers are available. Visit http://bc.edu/bcjobs and chose Job Title #1878...
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2 days ago

Coming Attractions: July 15 through 31– What Will Light Your Fire

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Charlotte F. and Irving W. Rabb Gallery, Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA

YELLOW PERIL. 60 Valley Street #5, Providence, RI

Special Exhibitions Gallery, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

ICA Watershed, 256 Marginal Street, Boston, MA

Hostetter Gallery, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 25 Evans Way, Boston, MA

Cynthia Reeves, The Barn at 28 Main Street, Walpole, NH

...Directed by Diane Paulus. Staged by the American Repertory Theater at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle St., Cambridge, MA, through July 15...

The Taming by Lauren Gunderson. Directed by Juliet Bowler. Staged by Hub Theater Company at Club Cafe, 209 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA, through July 28.

Dark Room by George Brant. Directed by Olivia D’Ambrosio. Staged by Bridge Repertory at the Multicultural Arts Center, 41 Second Street, Cambridge, MA, July 27 through August 16.

Sixth Annual Mad Dash, staged by Fresh Ink Theatre at the Lyric Stage, 140 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA, July 21.

Leftovers by Josh Wilder. Directed by Summer L. Williams. Staged by Company One Theatre at the Strand Theatre, 543 Columbia Road, Boston, MA, July 21 through August 18.

    Coming Attractions: July 15 through 31- What Will Light Your Fire
    Arts Fuse critics select the best in film, dance, visual arts, theater, music, and author events for the coming weeks. By The Arts Fuse Staff Film The Luchino Visconti retrospect concludes with this 238 minute epic. "The film surrounds the excesses, dalliances, and eventual political censure of King Ludwig II of Bavaria (1845-1886), also known as the "Mad King."
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2 days ago

Talk about the dog days of summer...

Talk about the dog days of summer...

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    Talk about the dog days of summer...
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3 days ago

Former BC men's basketball star Sean Marshall...

Former BC men's basketball star Sean Marshall '07 put together Team Challenge ALS to help his friend and BC classmate Pete Frates '07 fight ALS. The Basketball Tournament starts tonight.

    Sean Marshall looking to win The Basketball Tournament after runner-up showing last year
    Last year Sean Marshall's goal was to find a platform for raising awareness of ALS, the disease that has crippled his friend and former Boston College roommate Pete Frates. Marshall did that with the showing of a team he put together for The Basketball Tournament, a winner-take-all tournament with a purse of $2 million.
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4 days ago

Professor Emeritus Richard Cobb-Stevens, a wi...

Professor Emeritus Richard Cobb-Stevens, a widely praised phenomenology scholar who chaired the Philosophy Department for nine years, passed away at the age of 83.

    In Memoriam: Richard Cobb-Stevens
    Professor Emeritus Richard Cobb-Stevens, a widely praised phenomenology scholar who chaired the Philosophy Department for nine years and played a leadership role in the revision of Boston College's core curriculum during the early 1990s, died on July 6. He was 83.
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5 days ago

Eagle Inspiration: Patrick Downes '05 and Jac...

Eagle Inspiration: Patrick Downes '05 and Jack Manning '20 are riding in the 2018 Pan-Mass Challenge on "Team Jack."

    Survivors Of Cancer, Boston Marathon Bombing Take On PMC Together
    BOSTON (CBS) - The first weekend in August thousands of cyclists will take over the roads of Massachusetts for the two-day Pan-Mass Challenge. The goal is to fund a cure for cancer. This year, a young cancer survivor recruited a new friend to ride. And for these two, inspiring others is like riding a bike.
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5 days ago

Barb Jones, Vice President for Student Affair...

Barb Jones, Vice President for Student Affairs, will retire this summer after a distinguished 40-year career in the field. She successfully guided BC Student Affairs through a period of growth that included expanded offerings for students in Counseling Services and the Career Center.

    BC VP for Student Affairs Barb Jones Announces Retirement
    Vice President for Student Affairs Barb Jones, a strong advocate for Boston College students who led an expansion of the division of Student Affairs in both programming and outreach, has announced that she will retire this summer after a distinguished 40-year career in the field.
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6 days ago

Boston College added 27 new photos.

Our students, alumni and staff show off their Boston College pride all over the world. Use #BConBreak on Instagram to be featured or added. You can also send photos to @BostonCollege on Instagram or to bcsocial360@gmail.com.

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    Angela Krause '21 on top of Reinebringen in the Lofoten Islands in Norway
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6 days ago

Join the Boston College Symphonic Band tomorr...

Join the Boston College Symphonic Band tomorrow evening at the Hatch Memorial Shell for its annual summertime performance! It is a free event beginning at 7:30 p.m.

    BC Symphonic Band at the Hatch Shell
    The Boston College Symphonic Band returns to the Hatch Shell for its annual summertime performance! Join us for a terrific show at a beautiful location. Pack a picnic and bring your friends, family, and co-workers!, powered by Localist
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Jul 10

Boston College Connell School of Nursing Dean...

Boston College Connell School of Nursing Dean Susan Gennaro brings her life’s work to fruition with the help of a major federal grant.

    Helping mothers-to-be lead healthier lives
    With a $3.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health/National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, Connell School Dean Susan Gennaro's research promotes the mental and physical health of pregnant minority women experiencing emotional distress-and helps their babies too.
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Jul 09

Boston College shared Humans of Boston Colleg...

"Happy but not satisfied." That is the motto of Dan Creighton '18, a decorated recent graduate who hopes to become a doctor one day.

    Humans of Boston College
    "Medicine is a battle. You have to keep fighting constantly. It takes 100 percent effort all the time to save the people around you. That is what it means to me. It's happy with what you can do but...
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Jul 08

Enjoy the summer sunsets, Eagles. Photo: Reb...

Enjoy the summer sunsets, Eagles. Photo: Rebecca Redmond '22

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    Enjoy the summer sunsets, Eagles. Photo: Rebecca Redmond '22
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Jul 07

Tune into Jeopardy! Monday night to watch BC ...

Tune into Jeopardy! Monday night to watch BC alumnus Wes Hazard '06 show off his smarts (and hopefully his humor too) on the venerable game show. MORE: http://on.bc.edu/HazardJeopardy

    Boston College
    Tune into Jeopardy! Monday night to watch BC alumnus Wes Hazard '06 show off his smarts (and hopefully his humor too) on the venerable game show. MORE: http://on.bc.edu/HazardJeopardy
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Jul 06

Rest in Peace: Retired Boston College School ...

Rest in Peace: Retired Boston College School of Social Work faculty member Demetrius Iatridis passed away at the age of 93. He was widely acknowledged as an esteemed researcher and teacher in social policy and social welfare, and hailed as a pioneer in bringing an international context to social work.

    In Memoriam: Demetrius Iatridis
    Dr. Iatridis was widely acknowledged as an esteemed researcher and teacher in social policy and social welfare, and hailed as a pioneer in bringing an international context to social work-particularly for his study of former communist nations' efforts to build social services systems in a market economy.
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Jul 05

CSOM students took in Silicon Valley and lear...

CSOM students took in Silicon Valley and learned how technology companies go from "startup to blue chip" with the semester-long Tech Trek West course.

    In Silicon Valley, a Trek to Remember
    by Patrick L. Kennedy '99 These tech-curious students spent their spring break learning the ins and outs of Silicon Valley. - Published on June 15, 2018 When riding in a police car after getting stranded across the Golden Gate Bridge isn't the most memorable part of your vacation, you know it was a special Spring Break.
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Jul 04

"America was built on courage, on imagination...

"America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination." - President Harry S. Truman Wishing all a happy and safe Fourth of July! 🇺🇸

    Boston College
    "America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination." - President Harry S. Truman Wishing all a happy and safe Fourth of July! 🇺🇸
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Jul 03

The Heights have been abuzz with construction...

The Heights have been abuzz with construction this summer. Here is an update on large and small projects...

    A constructive summer
    Meanwhile, vehicular traffic patterns on Lower Campus will be changed as the result of a project that will involve upgrading the former service road on Shea Field and linking it to Campanella Way. Once completed, this new roadway, which will dead-end on Chestnut Hill Drive, will replace the current one that directs vehicles past the Connell Recreation Center site onto Thomas More Road.
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Jul 02

Now into its fourth decade, College Bound - B...

Now into its fourth decade, College Bound - BC's pre-collegiate enrichment and support program for three Boston public high schools - has broadened its mission.

    College Bound
    Entering its fourth decade, BC-based program broadens its mission of helping high school students of color achieve higher education Nation, World & Society / Education - Published on June 12, 2018 At the 30th anniversary event for College Bound, instructors Tim Fitzgibbon, Raymond Zapata, program director Catherine Wong, and Halicia Lyttle (Chris Soldt) Now into its fourth decade, College Bound-the Boston College-based, pre-collegiate enrichment and support program for three Boston public high schools-has broadened its mission of helping high school students of color advance to, and succeed in, higher education.
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Jul 02

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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Jul 02

Hot tips from our critics during the hot days...

Hot tips from our critics during the hot days of summer. The best in film, dance, visual arts, theater, music, and author events for the next two weeks. Some samples: Tim Jackson is enthused to see "Zama" at the Brattle Theatre, Matt Hanson suggests hearing Caitlin Moran at the Brattle Theatre, Jon Garelick applauds the Jason Yeager & Randal Despommier Quintet at The Regattabar, Merli V. Guerra says it is well worth experiencing the Deborah Abel Dance Company at Kennard Park in Newton, Aimee Cotnoir celebrates "Flight of Fancy" at the Panopticon Gallery, two recommendations from me -- to take in Grace Dane Mazur reading from her novel "The Garden Party" at Harvard Book Store and Shakespeare & Company's production of August Strindberg's "Creditors," Noah Schaffer champions the New Bedford Folk Festival, Jonathan Blumhofer is excited about Lang Lang - 郎朗 playing Mozart at the Tanglewood Music Festival, Susan Miron huzzahs the Emerson String Quartet at Rockport Music, and Blake Maddux cheers on local legend Barrence Whitfield at 9 Wallis in Beverly, MA http://artsfuse.org/171678/coming-attractions-july-1-through-17-what-will-light-your-fire/

    Coming Attractions: July 1 through 17 - What Will Light Your Fire
    Arts Fuse critics select the best in film, dance, visual arts, theater, music, and author events for the coming weeks. By The Arts Fuse Staff Author Events Grace Dane Mazur The Garden Party July 11 at 7 p.m.
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Jul 01

Coming Attractions: July 1 through 17 — What Will Light Your Fire

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At Harvard Book Store, 1256 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA

Charlotte F. and Irving W. Rabb Gallery, Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA

YELLOW PERIL. 60 Valley Street #5, Providence, RI

Special Exhibitions Gallery, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

ICA Watershed, 256 Marginal Street, Boston, MA

...Directed by Diane Paulus. Staged by the American Repertory Theater at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle St., Cambridge, MA, through July 15...

Les Liaisons Dangereuses by Christopher Hampton, adapted from the 1782 novel of the same title by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos. Directed by Lee Mikeska Gardner. Presented by the Nora Theatre at the Central Square Theater, 450 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA, through July 1.

Salt, written and performed by Ruby Rose Fox. At OBERON, 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA, on June 22. At the Isabella Stuart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA on July 13. At Wellfleet Preservation Hall, Wellfleet, MA, on July 14.

The Taming by Lauren Gunderson. Directed by Juliet Bowler. Staged by Hub Theater Company at Club Cafe, 209 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA, July 14 through 28.

Dark Room by George Brant. Directed by Olivia D’Ambrosio. At the Multicultural Arts Center, 41 Second Street, Cambridge, MA, July 27 through August 16.

...Director, Allyssa Jones. Choreography by Jean Appolon. Staged by Lyric Stage Company of Boston at 40 Clarendon Street, Copley Square, Boston, MA, through July 1...

    Coming Attractions: July 1 through 17 - What Will Light Your Fire
    Arts Fuse critics select the best in film, dance, visual arts, theater, music, and author events for the coming weeks. By The Arts Fuse Staff Author Events Grace Dane Mazur The Garden Party July 11 at 7 p.m.
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Jul 01

BC alumna Jill Brennan O'Brien was near death...

BC alumna Jill Brennan O'Brien was near death when she was saved by an anonymous bone marrow donor.

    I may never be able to thank the Good Samaritan who saved my life.
    Three years ago, my life was saved by a 21-year-old man I have never met and may never know. He had registered to be a bone marrow donor through an international organization that pairs anonymous donors with recipients of the same tissue type.
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Jun 30

Summer: Relax & take in the scenery Photo: ...

Summer: Relax & take in the scenery Photo: Peter Julian '16 (Office of University Communications)

    Boston College
    Summer: Relax & take in the scenery Photo: Peter Julian '16 (Office of University Communications)
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Jun 29

Three Boston College theologians were honored...

Three Boston College theologians were honored by the Catholic Theological Society of America, most notably Professor of Theology M. Shawn Copeland who received the prestigious John Courtney Murray Award in recognition of a lifetime of distinguished theological achievement. READ MORE: https://on.bc.edu/TheologyAwards2018

    Boston College
    Three Boston College theologians were honored by the Catholic Theological Society of America, most notably Professor of Theology M. Shawn Copeland who received the prestigious John Courtney Murray...
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Jun 28

BC men's basketball standout Jerome Robinson ...

BC men's basketball standout Jerome Robinson was the highest drafted Eagle since 1983. Before he embarks on his new career with the L.A. Clippers, he looks back on his time at the Heights in his own words: http://on.bc.edu/Robinson

    Boston College
    BC men's basketball standout Jerome Robinson was the highest drafted Eagle since 1983. Before he embarks on his new career with the L.A. Clippers, he looks back on his time at the Heights in his own...
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Jun 28

Boston College School of Social Work professo...

Boston College School of Social Work professor and associate dean Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes received a Special Lifetime Achievement Award from the Work and Family Researchers Network.

    Work-family lifetime achievement
    Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes, a professor at Boston College's School of Social Work and the school's associate dean for faculty development and academic affairs, will receive a Special Lifetime Achievement Award from the Work and Family Researchers Network at the organization's 2018 conference in Washington, D.C.
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Jun 27

Tickets are now on sale for the 4th Annual Co...

Tickets are now on sale for the 4th Annual Comm Ave Charity Classic featuring former Boston College Athletics and Boston University hockey players. The event supports Pete Frates, Dick Kelley, Travis Roy Foundation and all those who have been affected by ALS and spinal cord injuries. For more, visit: http://commaveclassic.com

    Boston College
    Tickets are now on sale for the 4th Annual Comm Ave Charity Classic featuring former Boston College Athletics and Boston University hockey players. The event supports Pete Frates, Dick Kelley, Travis...
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Jun 27

Carroll School of Management professor Gerald...

Carroll School of Management professor Gerald Kane and colleagues found “digitally maturing companies push decision-making further down into the organization" in the 2018 Digital Business Report. The study's findings (https://on.bc.edu/DigitalAge_2018) was published in Forbes and The Wall Street Journal.

    Technology Alone Won't Buy You Happiness -- or Digital Transformation
    It's a lesson that has to keep get driven home again and again: buying and installing all the latest technologies, and thinking it will all magically transform an organization with moribund processes into an overnight dynamo, is misguided -- and expensive -- thinking.
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Jun 26

Looking back on the academic year, what do yo...

Looking back on the academic year, what do you remember most? Here are the top 10 social media posts from 2017-18.

    Moments worth sharing
    A look back at the top 10 social media posts of the 2017-18 academic year Campus & Community / Around Campus - Published on June 26, 2018 What do sports, social justice, and Harry Potter have in common? All three were popular themes on Boston College social media channels this past academic year, garnering thousands of comments, likes, and shares.
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Jun 26

John Welch CSON MS '12 received the Boston Co...

John Welch CSON MS '12 received the Boston College Connell School of Nursing's Dean Rita P. Kelleher Award, which recognizes a graduate who is an accomplished nurse leader, an ethically aware scientist, and an inquisitive clinician. Read More: http://on.bc.edu/JohnWelch

    John Welch, 2018 Dean Rita P. Kelleher Award Recipient
    This is "John Welch, 2018 Dean Rita P. Kelleher Award Recipient" by Boston College CSON on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love...
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Jun 25

Joseph Patrick Killilea was a “jack of all tr...

Joseph Patrick Killilea was a “jack of all trades” to the Boston College Jesuit Community for nearly six decades. He was remembered at a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary’s Chapel, an honor normally afforded only to community members.

    In Memoriam: Joseph Killilea
    Joseph Patrick Killilea, who for nearly six decades was a devoted "jack of all trades" to the Boston College Jesuit Community, will be remembered at a Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, June 23, at 10 a.m.. The Mass will take place in St.
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Jun 25

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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Jun 24

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.
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Jun 23

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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Jun 22

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.
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Jun 22

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.
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Jun 21

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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Jun 21

Boston College updated their cover photo.

Happy Summer!

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    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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Jun 20

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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Jun 20

Happy National American Eagle Day!

Happy National American Eagle Day!

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    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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Jun 19

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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Jun 19

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

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    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.
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Jun 17

Happy Father's Day!

Happy Father's Day!

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    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.
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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.
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