Scenes from the Holidays on the Heights
reporting by sonia furtado
Multi-Faith Thanksgiving Celebration
Campus Ministry's annual Multi-Faith Thanksgiving Celebration took place on November 17 in the Heights Room at Corcoran Commons. The event featured music, readings, and blessings from multiple faiths, and gave participants an opportunity to express gratitude during the holiday season.
Tree Lighting Ceremony
The annual tree lighting ceremony sponsored by the Campus Activities Board was held December 6 on O'Neill Plaza. Among the highlights: a Christmas village with games and ornament decorating, an ice sculpture of Gasson Hall, holiday treats, and musical performances.
Ugly Sweater Party
Seniors attended the Ugly Sweater Party at Cityside on December 6. Hosted by organizers of the Senior Class Gift, the event included karaoke and a photobooth. Pictured from left to right are Carroll School seniors Connor Cote, Gabrielle Hanlon, Meghan Linehan, and Brendan Kolon.
The Alumni Association held its annual Winter Wonderland on December 10 at the Cadigan Alumni Center. There were holiday festivities for alumni, family, and friends, including photos with Santa, arts and crafts, live performances, and rides on a Christmas trolley.
Sonia Furtado is the Associate Director of Marketing and Communications at the Carroll School.
Photos of the Multi-Faith Thanksgiving Celebration and the tree lighting ceremony provided by Boston College’s Office of University Communications. Ugly Sweater Party photo provided by BC Senior Class Gift 2017. Photos of Winter Wonderland provided by University Advancement.