BC Events / Commencement

Commencement video

May 24, 2017

Watch the main ceremony of Boston College's 141st Commencement.

BC Events / Commencement

'Make a commitment'

May 23, 2017

'The nation needs your service,' U.S. Senator Bob Casey told the Class of 2017 in his Commencement address.

Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

2017 Finnegan Award

May 22, 2017

Lauren Wedell chosen as graduating senior who best exemplifies Boston College's motto, 'Ever to Excel.'

BC Events / Commencement

Meet the diploma team

May 20, 2017

The unsung heroes of Commencement prepare 4,000 BC diplomas for new graduates.

BC Events / Commencement

'Read, read, read!'

May 19, 2017

A new collection of speeches by David McCullough on 'The American Spirit' includes his address to BC's Class of 2008.

Campus & Community / Alumni

Mission of peace

May 18, 2017

Graduating senior Jared Collier will further BC's Peace Corps legacy when he heads to China as a volunteer teacher.

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BC Events / Commencement

'Make a commitment'

May 23, 2017

'The nation needs your service,' U.S. Senator Bob Casey told the Class of 2017 in his Commencement address.

Campus & Community / Alumni

Mission of peace

May 18, 2017

Graduating senior Jared Collier will further BC's Peace Corps legacy when he heads to China as a volunteer teacher.

Campus & Community / Students

'Seniors to Remember'

May 18, 2017

Five members of the Class of 2017 reflect on their BC experience.

Nation, World & Society / Education

Science through theater

May 17, 2017

A Lynch School professor uses a theatrical approach to teach Boston-area school children about earthquakes.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Helping special kids shine

May 14, 2017

Chris Ulmer's national project 'Special Books by Special Kids' visits the Campus School.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Aux Services' 'go-to' guy

May 14, 2017

Eleven dining locations, 130 points of sale, and more—all on the watch of BC tech pro Gesnele Porcena.

BC Events / Commencement

Commencement video

May 24, 2017

Watch the main ceremony of Boston College's 141st Commencement.

BC Events / Commencement

'Read, read, read!'

May 19, 2017

A new collection of speeches by David McCullough on 'The American Spirit' includes his address to BC's Class of 2008.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Helping special kids shine

May 14, 2017

Chris Ulmer's national project 'Special Books by Special Kids' visits the Campus School.

Campus & Community / Alumni

A chance in the world

May 13, 2017

A new film is based on BC alumnus, Walgreens exec Steve Pemberton's acclaimed memoir.

Campus & Community / Alumni

The value of trust

May 03, 2017

Campbell Soup Co. CEO Denise Morrison '75 addressed the Boston College Chief Executives Club.

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.

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Nation, World & Society / International

Empowering joyful ministry

May 09, 2017

BC's Woods College will provide all leadership training for the U.S.-Latin American Sisters Exchange Program.

BC Events / Wall Street Tribute Dinner

Tribute for scholars

May 04, 2017

Wall Street Council Tribute Dinner raises $2.1 million in support of BC's Presidential Scholars.

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.

Also in the News

Sanctuary cities
While the president's executive orders on immigration play out in federal court, a number of Massachusetts communities are designing their own immigration policies. BC Law's Dan Kanstroom comments for WBUR News.

International student mobility
Writing for University World News, Lynch School of Education Professors Hans de Wit and Philip Altbach contend that revolutionary changes are imminent for higher education internationalization.

Trump's first tour
President Trump's nine-day, two-continent tour that begins with a trip to Saudi Arabia marks a break with tradition set by previous presidents, Associate Professor of Political Science David Hopkins tells the Washington Examiner.

Hernandez now innocent
The murder conviction of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez has been vacated by a Mass. Superior Court judge. BC Law prof Bob Bloom weighs in for Esquire magazine.

Is the gig economy working?
An analysis by The New Yorker references a study conducted by Professor of Sociology Juliet Schor.

'Red line' in relations
Professor of Political Science Robert Ross comments on China's relations with North Korea for CNN.com

 

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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.