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A Transition Ahead in BC Irish Programs Leadership

By Sean Smith 

Published: Feb. 3, 2011

Thomas Hachey, who served as the founding executive director of Boston College’s Center for Irish Programs (CIP) since its inception in 2000, has announced that he will retire after the current academic year. Following a sabbatical in 2015-2016, Hachey will remain at the University as a research professor in residence. more »

Something Ventured, Plenty Gained

By Sean Hennessey 

Published: Apr. 22, 2015

Spring is venture competition season at the Heights, a time when accomplished Boston College students demonstrate their ability to create viable entrepreneurial enterprises that can succeed in the real world. more »

'BC Strong' Offers Personal Sides to Boston Marathon Bombings Story

By Sean Smith 

Published: Apr. 15, 2015

On the eve of the second anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, the Boston College community gathered April 14 to hear three alumni speak on how the event changed their lives, as well as their perceptions of themselves and the world around them. more »


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BC Scenes

Students cooking in a row, alongside their professor

Classroom Kitchen

Part-time faculty member Lynne Anderson (second from left teamed up with Dining Services as part of her Food and Culture Writing seminar. Read the full article. (Photo by Lee Pellegrini)

Last week, Boston College Admission sent decision emails out to the Class of 2019. The incoming class was warmly wlecomed on social media through the #BC2019 campaign. See more here on the #BC2019 website. (Produced by Sean Casey)

Wrapping Up An Artful April

By Office of News & Public Affairs 

Published: Apr. 23, 2015

This month’s Boston College arts calendar is dominated by the University’s annual Arts Festival, which begins today and runs through Saturday. more »

A Day to Innovate

By Albert McKeon 

Published: Apr. 23, 2015

It’s one thing to have a can’t-miss idea that could bring about social change. It’s a whole other thing to win the funding and support that will make the idea work. more »

Lynch School Faculty Present Work at Research Event

By Ed Hayward 

Published: Apr. 23, 2015

More than 40 Lynch School of Education faculty, staff and graduate students traveled to Chicago last week to present their latest research at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association, a gathering of 15,000 researchers from around the world. more »

Presidential Scholars Project Looks at Mental Health

By Sean Smith 

Published: Apr. 9, 2015

They knew they had a compelling story to tell, and felt the way to share it was to make a documentary – even if they didn’t really know how. more »

Arts Festival Has a 'Pop' to It This Year

By Rosanne Pellegrini 

Published: Apr. 9, 2015

Boston College’s artistic talents will once again be in the spotlight when the University holds its 17th annual Arts Festival April 23-25. more »