Reception for new AHANA employees

Recently appointed faculty and non-faculty employees of African, Hispanic, Asian and Native American descent will be formally welcomed to Boston College at a reception on Wednesday, Nov. 17, from 4-5 p.m. in the Walsh Hall Function Room.

The annual event, sponsored by the offices of the President, Academic Vice President and Dean of Faculties, Vice President of Human Resources and Affirmative Action, is an opportunity for new employees of color to meet with University administrators, as well as other AHANA employees.

Celebration of Scholarship Nov. 18

The Office of the Academic Vice President will sponsor the first university-wide "Celebration of Scholarship" on Thursday, Nov. 18, from 4-6 p.m. in Gasson 100.

Originally a reception honoring works by College of Arts and Sciences faculty, the expanded event honors research and scholarship throughout Boston College. It will feature an exhibition of publications and projects done by faculty and other members of the University community.

Classics scholar to visit BC on Nov. 18

The Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy will host a visit to Boston College on Thursday, Nov. 18 by Francisco Lisi, a professor in the Classics Department of the University of Salamanca.

Lisi will lead a seminar on "Nomos In Other Aristotelian Treatises" at 3 p.m. in Devlin 112, and give a lecture titled "The Concept of Law in Aristotle's Politics" at 7:30 p.m. in Gasson 305, with a commentary by Seton Hall University Professor of Politics Robert Mayhew.

Both events are free and open to the public. For more information, call ext.2-3869 or e-mail

Concert Band holiday performance Dec. 5

The Boston College Concert Band will present its annual Holiday Concert on Sunday, Dec. 5, beginning at 3 p.m. in Gasson 100.

The performance is free and open to the public. For more information, call ext.2-3018.

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