Panel today on stem cell research

Monan Professor of Theology Lisa Sowle Cahill and Prof. Diane Scott-Jones (Psychology) will be featured speakers at a panel discussion on the ethics of stem cell research today at 5 p.m. in Fulton 250.

The event, sponsored by the Jesuit Institute, also will feature Edward Furton of the National Catholic Bioethics Center in Boston. Theology Department chairman Prof. Stephen Pope will moderate the discussion.

"Dracula" opens at Robsham Theater

The stage version of the classic horror tale "Dracula" will be presented at Robsham Theater from Oct. 11-13. Tickets for the production, directed by Assoc. Prof. John Houchin (Theater), are $10, $5 for students with BC ID and senior citizens. Check "Calendar" for show times or call ext.2-4800.

Irish Studies Graduate Conference next week

Boston College will host the 13th annual Irish Studies Graduate Conference on Oct. 12-13, which will feature a keynote address by Burns Library Visiting

Scholar in Irish Studies Breandan O Buachalla.

The conference, "Set Apart? Locating Ireland," takes an interdisciplinary approach to contemporary issues in Irish Studies and will include presentations from research areas in literature, history, language, political science and the fine arts. BC faculty and graduate students will host, present, and serve as respondents to panels during the event.

More information is available at the conference World Wide Web site,


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