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William F. Connell School of Nursing

Ritual beginning of the year

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Callista Roy carrying the Mace of the University

The Boston College community came together to celebrate the Mass of the Holy Spirit. This long standing traditional Jesuit ceremony marks the beginning of the academic year and is a way to for students and faculty alike to mark the new year with spirituality and reflection.

This year, Sr. Callista Roy was given the high honor of leading the processional while carrying the Mace of the University.

Pictured: Str. Callista Roy, professor & nurse theorist, William F. Connell School of Nursing, Boston College