Faith & Religion / Jesuit, Catholic

'Pastorally engaged' pope

April 30, 2017

Canisius Professor James Keenan S.J. talks about Pope Francis' moral theology in a Q&A with America Magazine.

Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

Awards for Aux Services

April 29, 2017

The division is recognized for event management and promotion of sustainable community options.

Science, Tech & Health / Nursing

Lending a hand

April 28, 2017

Connell School of Nursing students instruct the BC community in hands-only CPR.

Campus & Community / Announcements

AVP for Student Affairs

April 27, 2017

Melinda Stoops will join Boston College as associate vice president for Student Affairs, effective in June.

Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

Language honors

April 26, 2017

Three undergraduates take honors at a contest sponsored by the Consulate General of Japan in Boston.

Nation, World & Society / Law & Politics

BC Law Commencement

April 25, 2017

Mass. SJC Associate Justice Geraldine S. Hines will address the graduates on May 26.

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Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

Service, shared responsibility

April 24, 2017

Newton Mayor Setti Warren '93 addressed the Woods College awards ceremony for the Class of 2017 and distinguished alumni.

Humanities / Literature

Undergrad poetry festival

April 24, 2017

Student poets from some 20 Boston area colleges and universities, including Sherry Hsiao '17, will recite their work at BC.

Science, Tech & Health / Psychology

Know thy enemy

April 23, 2017

Learning about terrorists can lead to more effective counterterrorism policy, BC researchers report.

Athletics & Recreation / Department News

Ohio State's Martin Jarmond named BC AD

April 20, 2017

Martin Jarmond, deputy director of athletics at The Ohio State University, will be the next William V. Campbell Director of Athletics at Boston College.

BC Events / Commencement

Commencement 2017

April 20, 2017

U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-Pa.), a respected advocate for children and families and one of America’s most prominent Catholic politicians, will speak at BC's 141st Commencement Exercises on May 22.

Campus & Community / Alumni

Private screening: 'A Chance in the World'

April 19, 2017

The film, based on alumnus Steve Pemberton's best-selling memoir, will be shown at Robsham Theater on May 1.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Runners for others

April 15, 2017

This Marathon Monday, Boston College students, alumni, and friends will run to support charitable causes.

Athletics & Recreation / Athletes

Two-sport star

April 11, 2017

BC junior Kenzie Kent talks about balancing lacrosse, ice hockey, and courses with ESPN's Matt Hasselbeck '97.

Campus & Community / Students

Dance Marathon 2017

April 08, 2017

This year's event raised more than $25,800 for Boston Children's Hospital, an impressive 49 percent increase over last year's total.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

The A-Z of BC

March 26, 2017

From Appa to 'ZBC, an overview of life at the Heights for the newly-admitted Class of 2021.

Campus & Community / Announcements

Farewell, Fr. Monan

March 23, 2017

Boston College lays to rest its visionary 24th president and first chancellor, Rev. J. Donald Monan, S.J.

Campus & Community / Students

Carpe diem

March 13, 2017

Back from break; semester flying by. Make the most of the time that remains.

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Campus & Community / Students

Housing encounters

April 18, 2017

From seminar rooms to soundproof practice space, BC's Thomas More Apartments illustrate the evolution of housing at the Heights

Campus & Community / Around Campus

McMullen spring celebration

April 12, 2017

A day for children at the museum included guided tours, music, Easter basket-making, and an egg hunt.

Faith & Religion / Theology

BC theologians have private audience with Pope Francis

March 29, 2017

A contingent led by Canisius Professor James Keenan, S.J., discussed the role of moral theology with the pope.

Campus & Community / Announcements

In Memoriam

March 18, 2017

Reverend J. Donald Monan, S.J., 24th president and first chancellor of Boston College, died on March 18. He was 92.

Humanities / Literature

Gaming 'Ulysses'

March 17, 2017

The Associated Press features a BC course project to develop a VR game based on James Joyce's famous novel.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Cooking across borders

February 28, 2017

An evening of Syrian food and culture for students and faculty, hosted by BC Dining.

A Commencement Tradition

Commencement is one of Boston College’s signature moments. Each year, staff members from every corner of campus help welcome guests to BC on this important day. Volunteers are needed to serve as University hosts for BC's 141st Commencement on Monday, May 22. For more information or to register, email the Commencement Office:

Also in the News

The GOP and health care
Political scientist David Hopkins discusses Republican efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare in an interview with

The first 100 days
BC historian Heather Cox Richardson co-hosts a new WBUR podcast series on the Trump administration, viewed through the lens of American history. | Professor Patrick Maney discusses the FDR '100 day' standard on NPR's WLRN-Miami.

Tweets and trade deficits
Economist Robert Murphy weighs in on President Trump's tweet on trade deficits and the economy for Marketplace Radio

On the internet
BC Law's Daniel Lyons comments on FCC moves to rollback net neutrality policy on WBUR 'Bostonomix.'

Brady's buddies
Tiziana Dearing of the BC School of Social Work discussed Tom Brady's arrangement with Best Buddies on NECN 'The Take.'


University Notices

BC Children's Center lottery
The BC Children's Center is now accepting lottery applications for academic year 2017-2018. More information is available at the link above; click on 'Lottery for preschool openings.'

BC Employment resource
The Management/Applicant Tracking system MAJC is up and running. Find details at the link above.