A reflection for each week of the holy season from Rev. Joseph O'Keefe, S.J., interim director of the Center for Ignatian Spirituality.
Provost search update
The Provost Search Committee has been reviewing credentials and will soon conduct personal interviews with a set of promising candidates, according to a letter to the University community from the committee co-chairs, Newton College Alumnae Professor and Theology Department Chair Catherine Cornille and Executive Vice President Patrick J. Keating.
St. Mary's Hall Project
Construction updates during the two-year renovation of St. Mary's Hall can be found at bc.edu/stmarys
Children's Center accepting applications
The BC Children’s Center preschool and extended day program is accepting applications for the lottery for openings in the fall class of 2014. Details and application form | Read about the center's 25th anniversary celebration, held earlier this semester, in the 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
'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 to Go' pick-up service at five locations.
Co-existing with campus fowl
While fun to watch, the wild turkeys wandering around campus may be cantankerous guests at times. Facilities Services offers advice: do NOT feed them; take all photos from a safe distance, and if they draw too close for comfort, make loud noises or shoo them away with an umbrella, stick or other object.
Update on damage caused by weekend fires in Gasson, Stokes halls
Boston College Police and the Newton Fire Department are investigating several small fires that broke out in Gasson and Stokes halls Saturday evening. No one was injured. BC News Update
Employee self-service offerings
The Human Resources Service Center is pleased provide employee self service applications. By selecting the 'PeopleSoft Human Resources' link via Agora Portal, employees not only can update Direct Deposit and W4 and M4 federal/state tax information online, but also view personal, employment/paycheck and benefits data. More self service applications will follow.