McElroy USPO closed for summer
The United States Post Office branch in McElroy Commons is closed for the summer. Service will resume on Monday, August 12. Patrons needing USPS services will need to go to either the Brighton station or the Chestnut Hill station. Boston College Mail Services will not be interrupted by this change.
Annual steam shutdown begins 5/24
The annual Steam Plant Shutdown will occur over the Memorial Day Weekend from 3 p.m. on Friday, May 24 to 5 a.m. on Tuesday, May 28. Details about the shutdown here.
Walmart phishing email
On Thursday, May 16, more than a thousand members of the BC community received a fraudulent email, posing as Walmart, with the subject 'Thanks for your WalMart.com Order.' Do NOT click on any of the links. More information from BC IT security
Be careful using Dropbox at BC
You recently may have received a message from Dropbox that seemingly indicated a partnership between Boston College and Dropbox. BC does not have a partnership with Dropbox. Read more about the service and its limitations wth regard to storing BC files here.
Children's Center reunion 6/8
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Boston College Children’s Center, there will be a Family and Alumni Reunion Picnic on Saturday, June 8, from noon-2 p.m. Interested BCCC alums should e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The earthquake in China
In the aftermath of the earthquake in the western region of Sichuan Province, the thoughts and prayers of the BC community are with all those affected, especially students from that region studying at BC, their family and friends. The Office of International Students and Scholars urges students to use the resources on campus if needed, either by contacting the office or phoning the BC counselor on call, who can be reached at any time at 617-552-3144.
View course evaluation results
A new streamlined search makes it easy to view results from course evaluations. Details (after login)
St. Mary's Hall Project
Construction updates during the two-year renovation of St. Mary's Hall can be found at bc.edu/stmarys
'Dining to go'
Faculty, staff and student groups now have a quick and easy food option to help them through their morning meetings, thanks to BC Dining Services, which has inaugurated 'Dining to Go' pick-up service at five locations. BC Chronicle
Help BC conserve energy!
In keeping with the ongoing 'Got Green?' energy conservation campaign, University administrators remind the BC community that there are many easy, cost-saving ways to cut campus energy consumption. Small changes add up! Tips