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Boston College will name its College of Arts and Sciences in honor of Robert J. Morrissey ’60, a prominent Boston attorney and investor who, with this latest commitment, will become the largest benefactor in the University’s history. BC News Release | Boston Globe | AP via ABC News
The defense team for accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev made a stunning admission at trial's onset: 'It was him.' Law School Professor Robert Bloom discussed the opening proceedings with outlets including ABC 'World News Tonight', ABC News Radio, WGBH News, New York Times, Boston Globe, Boston Herald, AP via New Zealand Herald
A report from BC's Center for Retirement Research shows that, as of 2013, the average retirement age for men had risen to 64; for women, it was roughly 62 and climbing. Carroll School of Management Drucker Professor Alicia Munnell, the center's director, was quoted regarding the findings by Time and NBC News, among other media.
As longevity increases, so does the challenge of financing retirement. Americans will have to rethink their strategy, according to Sloan Center for Aging & Work research fellow Philip Moeller, writing for Time | Moeller posts regularly on Medicare-related issues for PBS Newshour Making Sen$e
At the 25th Eagles-Red Sox 25th exhibition match in Fort Myers, Florida on March 3, both teams wore No. 3 jerseys in support of former BC caption Pete Frates '07, now an inspirational crusader in the fight against ALS. Boston Globe, TodayShow.com | See a sampling of social media posts