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Welcome Class of 2018!
Congratulations Class of 2018! We cannot wait to have you here on campus! Some of our students wanted to take time to say congratulations, hand over some useful advice, and tell you a little about what you can look forward to when you get to Chestnut Hill.


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News and Announcements

BC & The Boston Marathon: One Year Later
The Boston College community has long been a part of the Boston Marathon, whether as participants in the storied race, vocal supporters along the route, or in various other capacities.  Read more.

Lost Pagodas Found! From Shanghia to Boston
Twenty-five Boston College students studying in a Chinese history course have solved a mystery that had baffled officials at a museum in China for years: the whereabouts of 86 hand-made model pagodas that were built by children in an orphanage where the museum now stands. Read more.

BC mourns Carroll School senior Kelly Gordon
The University community mourns the death of Carroll School of Management senior Kelly Gordon, who was killed April 10 in New York. Letter to students from Vice President for Student Affairs Barb Jones

Elizabeth Smart Shares Story of Overcoming Adversity
Everyone faces obstacles, but it’s overcoming them and focusing on the future that is critical. Read more.

Alumna and Writer Wigfiled Talk "30 Rock"
Like everything, the path to a comedy-writing career is tricky starting out, said Boston College alum Tracey Wigfield, a writer for 30 Rock and The Mindy Project and BC ’05. Wigfield spoke April 7 to a packed Devlin 008. Wigfield won an Emmy in 2013 for her work on 30 Rock. Read more.


Boston Memorial April Blood Drive
BC vs. Syracuse

Tuesday, April 22 – Friday, April 25
11:00–5:00 p.m. | Gate C Conte Forum
Register to make an appointment here.

International Club of Boston College presents: Turkey Spotlight Night!
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
7:00 p.m. | Gasson 202

Boston College Arts Festival
Thursday, April 24 – Saturday, April 26
12:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. | O'Neill Plaza | Stokes Lawn | Gasson Hall
View a schedule of events here.

Against the Current Spring Concert
Saturday, April 26, 2014
7:00–9:00 p.m. | McGuinn 121

BC Boardwalk
Sunday, April 27, 2014
1:00 – 5:00 p.m. | Mod Parking Lot

Lost Pagodas Found! From Shanghai to Boston
Through April 28, 2014
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. | O'Neill Library Lobby

Exhibition Reception: Gerard Manley Hopkins, the Jesuit Victorian Poet
Through September 30, 2014
4:00 p.m. | John J. Burns Library