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“Lessons for Immigration Policy from Newcomer Youth and Mixed Status Families”

Tuesday, January 27, 2015. Please plan to attend a Lynch School Colloquium on Tuesday, January 27th from noon - 1:30 pm.   The speakers are three of our distinguished faculty - Dr. Brinton Lykes, Dr. Leigh Patel, and Dr. AJ Franklin.   The topic is one that is a critical issue in our society – “Lessons for Immigration Policy from Newcomer Youth and Mixed Status Families”.  Both Dr. Lykes and Dr. Patel have done extensive research with immigrant youth and families and they will be discussing their research and implications for educational policy.

The attached flyer will give you more information about the Colloquium - and LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED !

RACE IN THE U.S.A. Expectations, Concerns, and Hopes in 2015

THE PROVOST AND DEAN OF FACULTIES
and THE DIRECTOR OF THE JESUIT INSTITUTE
invite members of the Boston College community to a panel discussion.

Moderated by James Keenan, S.J., 
Director of the Jesuit Institute

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Lowell Humanities Presents: Jeff Chang Who We Be: The Colorization of America

The Lowell Humanities Series at Boston College is pleased to announce that Jeff Chang will be joining us on Wednesday, November 19 at 7:00 PM. Please feel free to share this information widely with your friends, students, and colleagues. All Lowell events are free, open to the public, and do not require reservations or tickets.

For additional information about the Lowell Humanities Series, please visit our website (www.bc.edu/lowell) or contact the series director, Professor Carlo Rotella at rotellca@bc.edu.

14th Annual Veterans Remembrance Mass and Ceremony

Tuesday, November 11, 2014. Boston College alumni, parents, and friends are invited to honor America’s veterans during the 14th Annual Veterans Remembrance Mass and Ceremony.

Larry Rawson ’63, Captain USMCR, will serve as guest speaker.

Schedule

Mass at St. Ignatius Church – 9:30 a.m.
Ceremony at the Veterans Memorial on Burns Lawn – 11 a.m.
Reception in Gasson 100 - noon

Economics and Race: Perspectives on our Nation's Future

November 13th, 2014. Hear Julianne Malveau speak about 'Economics and Race: Perspectives on our Nation's Future'

Immigration Panel & Documentary Screening

October 29th, 2014. Join Graduate Students of Color Association for their Immigration Panel and Documentary Screening.

Wheelchair 4 A Day @BC

November 7th 2014  Rent a wheelchair and join us to go around campus! 

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Crashing into Michael Brown: A Decade of Racial Justice and Injustice

October 22, 2014.  African & African Diaspora Studies Program present: 2014-2015 "New Directions in African Diaspora Studies" Lecture Series.

Hispanic Heritage Month at Boston College 2014

Friday, September 12, 2014. On behalf of the Hispanic Heritage Steering Committee (HHM) I am happy to announce our 6th year celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at Boston College, from September 15th through October 15th.  As we celebrate this month, it is an exciting opportunity to create greater awareness to both students and the community of Hispanic and Latino cultures.