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Biology major Loic Assobmo '15 spent spring break in his native Cameroon, meeting with doctors and businesses to discuss his idea of using smart phones to give Africans living in remote locations access to public health information on major illnesses such as stroke, HIV, malaria, pneumonia and Ebola virus. Boston College Chronicle

Arts Festival: April 24-26

Campus arts in all genres will be celebrated and showcased—and the achievements of accomplished alumni in the arts highlighted—at the annual Arts Festival April 24-26. Returning to campus as a special guest is 1981 alumna Anne Garefino, executive producer of the long-running TV series South Park and Broadway hit The Book of Mormon. BC News Release

Commencement 2014

U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry, a Boston College Law School graduate and former senior U.S. senator from Massachusetts regarded as one of America’s most eminent senior statesmen, will address the Class of 2014 at the University’s 138th annual Commencement Exercises on May 19. BC Chronicle

Public Understanding Award

Sociology Professor Juliet Schor has won the 2014 Public Understanding of Sociology Award, given annually by the American Sociological Association for exemplary contributions to the understanding of sociology, sociological research, and scholarship among the general public. BC News Release

Carroll School of Management ranked 4th in U.S.

The  Carroll School of Management is ranked fourth among the nation's best undergraduate business schools, according to 2014 rankings by Bloomberg Business Week | BC News Release

Goldwater Scholar

Biology major Matthew F. Evans ’15, whose research interests focus on the neurobiology of cell growth, has been awarded a Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, considered the premier undergraduate award in the sciences. BC News Release

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