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The psychology of nostalgia

From Throwback Thursday to Timehop, nostalgia has been embraced by the social media community. What does it all mean? Professor of Psychology Elizabeth Kensinger, who studies memory, discusses how the brain processes live and recalled experiences. The Atlantic

The power of three

At the 25th Eagles-Red Sox 25th exhibition match in Fort Myers, Florida on March 3, both teams wore No. 3 jerseys in support of former BC caption Pete Frates '07, now an inspirational crusader in the fight against ALS. Boston Globe, TodayShow.com | See a sampling of social media posts

Alumni among 'top innovators'

BC alumni are among the Chicago Tribune's Blue Sky Network of Top 100 Innovators: Mac & Cheese Productions founder Saya Hillman '00, SitterCity and Contact Karma founder Genevieve Thiers '00 and Chicago Ventures partner Kevin Willer '96

Slavery, Hope, and Flight: On Freedom as Marronage

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 | 4:30 p.m. | Devlin Hall, Room 101

An Evening with Dennis Lehane

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 | 7:00 p.m. | Gasson Hall, Room 100

Engaging Communities with Research: From Discovery to Dissemination

Monday, March 16, 2015 | 5:00 p.m. | Yawkey Center, Murray Room

Civic Engagement in an “Equality Recession”

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 | 4:30 p.m. | Boston College Law School, East Wing, Room 120

Diarmaid Ferriter: "Scrambling for the bones of the patriot dead."

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 | 7:00 p.m. | Gasson Hall, Room 100

Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire

February 14 - May 31, 2015 | McMullen Museum of Art

Boston College Art Club Spring 2015 Student Show

February 24 - May 1, 2015 | Carney Hall, First Floor, Student Programs Hallway

 

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