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Gustavo MorelloAssistant Sociology Professor Gustavo Morello, S.J. discussed his book The Catholic Church and Argentina's Dirty War as part of the Boston College Center for Human Rights and International Justice series.

Juliet SchorJSTORE Daily has published an extensive interview with Professor Juliet Schor, entitled The Road To Utopia: A Conversation With Juliet Schor.

Brian GareauAssociate Sociology Professor Brian Gareau is on the Boston College steering committee that will identify institutional priorities for the next decade.

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SocialEyes

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SocialEyes is our undergraduate academic journal, run by the students themselves. Check out their latest issue, Spring 2015.

Our Common Home: An Ethical Summons On Climate Change

Cardinal TurksonVideos are now available for BC’s ILA-sponsored four-day conference exploring the implications of Pope Francis’s encyclical on the environment and climate change. Papal advisor Cardinal Peter K.A. Turkson (pictured above) was a featured speaker, along with U.S. Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey, White House Office of Science and Technology Director John Holdren, and several others. The Boston College Chronicle describes the event in more detail. Associate Sociology Professor Brian Gareau was a co-lead faculty member of the conference, which was timed to immediately follow Pope Francis's September 23-27 visit to Washington, New York and Philadelphia.