Freshman faculty, 2015-16
Carolyn Lynch, a proud Boston College parent, honorary degree recipient and generous University benefactor who, along with her husband Peter, was the namesake of the Carolyn A. and Peter S. Lynch School of Education, died October 1 at age 69. BC Obituary | Boston Globe, Boston Herald
Pope Francis’ whirlwind visit to the United States energized millions, including about 20 Boston College students who made the pilgrimage to the papal tour stops of Washington, DC, New York City and Philadelphia. See a snapshot of other campus responses, including faculty commentary, at this link.
This year's Pops on the Heights Barbara and Jim Cleary Scholarship Gala—which featured performances by the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra, BC student groups, and guest artists Darlene Love, Lisa Fischer and Judith Hill—raised a record $7.5 million for 275 student scholarships. The event, chaired by University Trustees Chuck Clough '64 and Phil Schiller '82, is highlighted by the Boston Globe.
September 27 - October 3, 2015 | O'Neill Library, Chestnut Hill Campus
September 28 - October 1, 2015 | Boston College, Chestnut Hill Campus
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 | 8:30 p.m. | Maloney Hall, Hillside Cafe
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 | 6:00 p.m. | Gasson Hall, Room 100
Thursday, October 8, 2015 | 5:30 p.m. | Higgins Hall, Room 300
September 1 - December 13, 2015 | McMullen Museum, Chestnut Hill Campus