BC Events

NASA pioneer at BC

October 18, 2017

Engineer, physician, entrepreneur, and astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison will speak at the CWBC Colloquium on Oct. 19.

Art & Culture / Theatre

'Chicago' at Robsham

October 18, 2017

The iconic musical launches the main stage fall season at BC's Robsham Theater Arts Center.

Campus & Community / Students

$1.15M for first-gen students

October 17, 2017

Grants to BC's McNair Program will support post-graduate plans of first-generation college students.

Campus & Community / Students

Fresh Takes

October 17, 2017

First-year BC students offer quick reflections on their transitions to college.

Campus & Community / Announcements

Endowment at $2.4 billion

October 16, 2017

The University’s investment return for the year ending June 30 ranks among the highest in American higher education.

Campus & Community / Announcements

Statement on weekend incidents

October 16, 2017

A statement from senior administrators condemning the incidents was emailed to all BC students.

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Science, Tech & Health / Technology

Smithsonian showcase

October 13, 2017

Projects by BC faculty and students are celebrated at the ACC Smithsonian Creativity and Innovation Festival.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

'First Month'

October 08, 2017

And it's only the beginning. Scenes from September at the Heights.

Campus & Community / Alumni

'Find the light within'

October 05, 2017

Alumnus, blind adventurer, and author Erik Weihenmayer '91 H'03, kicked off the 11th season of BC Agape Latte.

Science, Tech & Health / Nursing & Healthcare

$3.3M NIH grant for CSON Dean Susan Gennaro

October 04, 2017

Award supports study of an intervention for pregnant minority women in emotional distress.

BC Events

Pops on the Heights

October 02, 2017

The 25th annual gala featured the Boston Pops, Jennifer Hudson, a tribute to John Williams, and a record $14-million for scholarships.

Nation, World & Society / Social Work

Theresa S. Betancourt is inaugural Salem Professor

September 28, 2017

The internationally renowned child trauma and human rights scholar joins the Boston College School of Social Work.

Campus & Community / Students

Fresh Takes

October 17, 2017

First-year BC students offer quick reflections on their transitions to college.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

'First Month'

October 08, 2017

And it's only the beginning. Scenes from September at the Heights.

BC Events

Pops on the Heights

October 02, 2017

The 25th annual gala featured the Boston Pops, Jennifer Hudson, a tribute to John Williams, and a record $14-million for scholarships.

Nation, World & Society / Law & Politics

Talking law, BC Law

October 01, 2017

Bloomberg Radio interviews former U.S. attorney Carmen Ortiz, now a visiting professor at BC Law School.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

'Find yourself at BC'

September 08, 2017

Watch the University's new, 30-second institutional message.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

'First Day'

September 02, 2017

A new year at the Heights begins.

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BC Events

Pops on the Heights

October 02, 2017

The 25th annual gala featured the Boston Pops, Jennifer Hudson, a tribute to John Williams, and a record $14-million for scholarships.

Campus & Community / Students

A fair chance

September 18, 2017

More than 250 BC clubs and organizations make their pitch for new members at the Student Involvement Fair.

BC Events / Convocation

Portfolio: First Year Convocation

September 14, 2017

Members of the Class of 2021 begin their journey at the Heights.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

Trio at the McMullen

September 08, 2017

Three concurrent exhibitions explore landscapes of Belgium and New England; Latin American abstract art.

Campus & Community / Students

Portfolio: Moving In

August 30, 2017

Six scenes from Day One for the BC Class of 2021.

Campus & Community / Students

Becoming

August 06, 2017

On Halftime retreat with 33 students, 14 faculty and staff, an old-school video, and a significant floor mop.

What is going on?

Ever to Excel: Advancing Boston College's Mission

Read about The University’s 10-year strategic plan, which focuses on re-envisioning liberal arts education; enhancing the commitment to formation among students, faculty, and staff; bolstering scholarship and research; and expanding connections to Boston and communities around the world.

Also in the News

Diet as a cancer therapy
Professor of Biology Thomas Seyfried discusses the benefits of the ketogenic diet and other alternative therapies with South Africa's national daily newspaper Business Day.

Today's 'price of freedom'
Professor of History Heather Cox Richardson reflects on changes in NRA approaches to gun control since the early 20th century in an op-ed for BillMoyers.com.

More trouble for Wells Fargo
BC Law Liberty Mutual Professor of Law Patricia McCoy tells CNN Money the bank wrongly hit homebuyers with fees to lock in mortgage rates.

The power of a team
BC Ireland Academic Director Mike Cronin provides a historical perspective on the current NFL protests in an op-ed for the Irish Times.

Nationalism and higher ed
How will the rise of nationalism sweeping across many countries affect the efforts of universities to internationalize? Lynch School professors Professors Hans de Wit and Philip Altbach write on the subject for University World News.

 

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University Notices

Athletics Facilities upgrade
Find updates on the ongoing project at the link above.

BC Children's Center lottery
The BC Children's Center is accepting lottery applications for academic year 2018-2019, now through December 8, 2017. More information is available at the link above; click on 'Lottery for preschool openings.'