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Germany is investigating two Germans suspected of spying for the U.S., and has expelled America's top intelligence official in Berlin. Political Science Associate Professor Jonathan Laurence discussed the developments with BBC/PRI 'The World,' Australian Broadcasting Co.'s 'The World Today,' The Hill and La Repubblica, among other media.
Carroll School of Management MBA students recently visited more than 20 companies in China, from local startups to U.S. multinationals, to get a first-hand look at differences in global approaches to business. IME Asia director Greg Stoller described the learning experience in an interview on WBZ 'NightSide with Dan Rea' and in an op-ed for the Boston Business Journal
Created by and starring Greg Poehler '96, NBC's new comedy 'Welcome to Sweden' is loosely based on his own move to Stockholm and is co-produced by his sister, Amy Poehler '93. Greg Poehler, named to Variety's 2014 list of '10 Comics to Watch,' discussed the show with the American Swedish Institute
BC Law School Professor Emerita Sharon Hamby O’Connor and Professor and Lee Distinguished Scholar Mary Sarah Bilder have created a digital catalogue of appeals to the British Privy Council from the American Colonies.
A new report from BC's division of University Mission and Ministry examines what variables promote vocations to the Catholic priesthood and calls for a more interconnected approach from dioceses, parishes, and colleges to foster such vocations. BC News Release | U.S Catholic, America Magazine, Patheos
An engineered metamaterial supports a faster, cheaper and higher fidelity technique to capture images using Terahertz light waves, according to a team of researchers including Physics Professor Willie Padilla, a lead author of the report in the journal Nature Photonics. BC News Release | PhysOrg, ECN Magazine, AzoNano
More than a thousand members of the BC community gathered at St. Ignatius Church to bid farewell to beloved Jesuit, administrator and friend Rev. William B. Neenan, S.J., who passed away on June 25 at age 85. BC News Release | View a video recording of the funeral Mass here | BC obituary | 'His priesthood was in himself.' Boston Globe | Fr. Neenan 'lived BC's mission.' Boston Herald | Jesuits.org | America shares the video of his appearance at C21's Agape Latte series earlier this year. | Read a sampling of posts to social media by faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends in this BC Storify.