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Thomas Groome

A Q&A with 2015 Archbishop Oscar A. Romero Scholarship winner Ricardo Alberto, an international studies major who also is pursuing a political science concentration and African Studies minor.

Who Will Stop a Bully?

Students who are bullied because of sexual orientation have willing defenders among their classmates – motivated by leadership, courage, their beliefs in justice, altruism and having lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender friends, according to a new Boston College study. BC News Release

Forming School Networks

While responding to shifting student demographics, new support networks form among teachers and between schools, according to a new study conducted by Boston College Associate Professor of Education Martin Scanlan and colleagues of a group of schools moving from monolingual to bilingual instruction. BC News Release

The art of teacher talk

Specific ways teachers talk to their students had a direct impact on literacy skill building in a study of elementary school students, Boston College Associate Professor of Education Patrick Proctor and colleagues reported at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association. BC News Release

U.N. 'GIFT Box'

The U.S. State Department estimates that at any given time, some 27 million men, women and children worldwide are victims of trafficking.The 'U.N. GIFT Box' project on display April 24-29 near Stokes Hall was created to raise awareness of and spur action against human trafficking.

Susan Kelly-Weeder

Outstanding contributions to health care

Connell School of Nursing Associate Professor Susan Kelly-Weeder has been named a fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, in recognition of her outstanding contributions to health care through clinical practice, research, education or policy.

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A Boston College legal expert is available to comment on the verdict in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

Robert Bloom



Expert Source: Presidential Race 2016

A Boston College political expert is available to offer commentary on the candidates for president.

Rand Paul

Hillary Clinton

Marco Rubio

A Boston College legal expert is available to offer analysis of the guilty verdict in the murder trial of former NE Patriot Aaron Hernandez.

Robert Bloom



A Boston College political scientist and native of Iran is available to comment on the nuclear agreement with Iran

Ali Banuazizi



Boston College experts are available to comment on the Catholic Church and Pope Francis.

Catholic Church Experts




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