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Members of the Boston College community mark the 25th anniversary of the murders of six Jesuit priests, their housekeeper and her daughter at the University of Central America on November 16, 1989, with observances on campus, in El Salvador and in Washington, DC.
The Connell School of Nursing has been named a National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence, in recognition of the school's commitment to that area of the field. The effort to attain the designation was led by Associate Professor Marie Boltz and Assistant Professor Stewart Bond. BC News Release
Alumna Jane Hartley has been confirmed as the new U.S. Ambassador to the French Republic and the Principality of Monaco, following a successful career in both business and public service.
The Lynch School of Education ranks 5th in the nation on a list of the top 10 colleges with the highest-paid graduates in the field of education, based on salary data provided by PayScale. USA Today College
The Connell School of Nursing has welcomed its new associate dean for undergraduate programs, Sean Clarke, an internationally noted nurse researcher with extensive experience in teaching and in leading academia-practice partnerships. BC Chronicle
Centuries of Biblical interpretation make it difficult for us today to appreciate Adam and Eve as characters in a well-told story that deftly probes the ways of God with humans, writes School of Theology and Ministry Professor of Old Testament Richard Clifford, S.J. America
Almost everything in America—holidays, idioms, the 1980s—can be understood with enough time and effort, but baseball is where most immigrants draw the line, writes Lev Golinkin '04, whose relationship with the pastime began when he was a BC freshman. Boston Globe | Golinkin is the author of the new book A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka, about his Jewish family fleeing the Soviet Union in the waning years of the Cold War. BC Bookmarks