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“Lost Pagodas Found! From Shanghai to Boston”

By Jack Dunn

Published: Apr. 10, 2014

Twenty-five Boston College students studying in a Chinese history course have solved a mystery that had baffled officials at a museum in China for years: the whereabouts of 86 hand-made model pagodas that were built by children in an orphanage where the museum now stands.  more »

Carroll School Rises to 4th in BW Rankings

By Sean Hennessey 

Published: Apr. 10, 2014

Boston College’s Carroll School of Management has climbed into the top five of the best undergraduate business schools in the country, according to new rankings out today by Bloomberg BusinessWeek more »

Erickson Named to New Endowed Asst. Professorship

By Sean Smith 

Published: Apr. 10, 2014

Assistant Professor of Political Science Jennifer Erickson has been named the White Family Sesquicentennial Assistant Professor more »

Trustees Set Tuition and Budget for 2014-2015

By Patricia Delaney 

Published: Mar. 27, 2014

The Board of Trustees set tuition for the 2014-2015 academic year at $46,670, as part of a 3.6 percent overall increase in tuition, fees, room and board. more »

Healthy Outlook

By Ed Hayward 

Published: Mar. 27, 2014

For Loic Assobmo ’15, launching an initiative to provide public health information to rural Africans isn’t simply about social entrepreneurship. For him, it’s personal. more »

Biology Major Matthew Evans Is Latest BC Goldwater Winner

By Ed Hayward 

Published: Mar. 27, 2014

Biology major Matthew F. Evans ’15, whose research interests focus on the neurobiology of cell growth, has been awarded a Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, considered the premier undergraduate fellowship in the sciences  more »

A&S Dean Quigley Named Provost

By Jack Dunn

Published: Mar. 13, 2014

David Quigley, dean of the College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences since 2009, as provost and dean of faculties for Boston College more »

Environmental Studies Will Debut As a Major This Fall

By Ed Hayward 

Published: Mar. 13, 2014

Boston College will offer a new interdisciplinary major in environmental studies, a bachelor of arts degree developed around faculty strengths in several departments and growing student interest in a range of environmental issues tied to some of the planet’s most pressing problems  more »

Home from the Olympic Arena

By Reid Oslin

Published: Mar. 13, 2014

While most of her Boston College classmates were leading typical college student lives in Chestnut Hill, Alexandra “Alex” Carpenter ’16 spent her fall semester focused on winning an Olympic medal more »

BC’s First Sesqui Challenge Professor Named

By Ed Hayward 

Published: Feb. 25, 2014

Lynch School of Education Assistant Professor David Miele is the first of up to 10 endowed chairs the University plans to establish for assistant professors  more »