Wall Street Council Presidential Scholar Isra Hussain ’17 has won a US State Department Critical Language Scholarship to study Urdu in India this summer. Boston College Chronicle
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
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
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
A Boston College legal expert is available to comment on the verdict in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
A Boston College political expert is available to offer commentary on the candidates for president.
A Boston College legal expert is available to offer analysis of the guilty verdict in the murder trial of former NE Patriot Aaron Hernandez.
A Boston College political scientist and native of Iran is available to comment on the nuclear agreement with Iran
Boston College experts are available to comment on the Catholic Church and Pope Francis.
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