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Simboli Hall

Boston College dedicated 9 Lake Street, the home of BC’s School of Theology and Ministry and Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies, as Simboli Hall, in honor of real estate developer and longtime University benefactor Anthony C. “Tony” Simboli ’50, MA ’50, and his wife, Gloria. Boston College Chronicle


Sharlene Hesse Biber

Alpha Sigma Nu Book Award

Professor of Sociology Sharlene Hesse-Biber has won a 2015 book award from Alpha Sigma Nu, the honor society for Jesuit higher education institutions, for Waiting for Cancer to Come: Women’s Experiences with Genetic Testing and Medical Decision Making for Breast and Ovarian Cancer. BC News

Adriana O'Connor

World's fair ambassador

Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences senior Adriana O’Connor was among 120 students chosen by the U.S. State Department to serve as ambassadors to the U.S.A. Pavilion at this year's world’s fair in Milan, Italy. BC News

Melissa Sutherland

Nurse of the Year

Connell School of Nursing Associate Professor Melissa Sutherland has been named a 2015 Nurse of the Year by the Massachusetts Chapter of the March of Dimes. Sutherland was honored in the category of Community and Public Health. BC News

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BC a leader in Teach for America

Boston College is once again among the top medium-sized universities in contributing graduates to Teach for America, with 19 alumni in the 2015 corps. More

Students with Prof. Matson in India

Write of passage

Eight undergraduates representing a range of class years, schools and majors joined Professor of English Suzanne Matson for a summer creative writing experience at the foothills of the Himalayas.

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