Founded on the Jesuit principle that knowledge is to be used for the betterment of the world, Boston College seeks to unite intellectual inquiry with commitment to service. Our Core Curriculum is designed to help you broaden your horizons; to provide an immersion in the liberal arts, a foundation for your chosen field, and the critical thinking and understanding that is the beginning of a life of leadership.
Marissa Marandola—a member of the Gabelli Presidential Scholars Program who distinguished herself through stellar academic achievement and commitment to public service—received the Rev. Edward H. Finnegan, S.J., Award. The award is presented anually to the graduating senior who best exemplifies the spirit of the University’s motto “Ever to Excel.”
Read more about Marandola and the other Finnegan finalists on BC News
Lynch School of Education Professor and Chair Counseling, Developmental and Educational Psychology
Parenting is a heavy responsibility. Professor Penny Hauser-Cram helps lighten the load of those raising kids with developmental disabilities or those living in poverty.