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Welcome to the Boston College Law School news, events and calendars page. Browse through our latest news and feature stories below, check out our news archive pages from the past several years, or search our events and calendar database to find out what's happening on campus and beyond. News stories and features are added every few days, and our events database is always changing, so make sure to come back soon!

CT Governor Dan Malloy '80 to Speak at Commencement

NEWTON. MA–Connecticut Governor Dannel “Dan” Malloy A&S ’77, Law ‘80 will give the Commencement Address at the 2014 Boston College Law School Commencement on Friday, May 23 at 10:30 a.m.

Albert Organizes Premier Scholarly Event for Comparative Law

Newton, MA— Over 100 scholars from over twenty different countries gathered in Portland, Oregon last week for the Third Annual Younger Comparativists Committee (“YCC”) Global Conference, an annual event created by Boston College Law School Professor Richard Albert.

Public Interest April Newsletter: Spring Break Service Trips

Newton, MA--The Office of Career Services has released the April editon of the BC Law Public Interest Newsletter. This month’s newsletter focuses on the pro bono work that BC Law students provided to individuals and organizations during their spring break.

Brittany Loring JD/MBA ’13 Reflects on Marathon Tragedy: One Year Later

(From the BC Chronicle)--Brittany Loring JD/MBA ’13 sustained serious injuries when she was caught in one of the explosions at last year’s Boston Marathon (which fell on her 29th birthday).

Streaming Video Event: "Conversations@BCLaw" with Congressman Bobby Scott '73, April 15

Boston College Law School is pleased to present the first in a new discussion series, "Conversations@BCLaw."

Video: Thirty Years After Wrongful Conviction: Reflections from Exoneree Dennis Maher

Newton, MA--The BC Innocence Project is proud to welcome exoneree Dennis Maher, his former attorney Aliza Kaplan, and former Middlesex County Assistant District Attorney J.W. Carney to Boston College Law School.

Video: Richard Ross Presents 'Juvenile in Justice'

Newton, MA--Boston College Law School hosted Richard Ross, Distinguished Professor of Art, University of California at Santa Barbara, award-winning photographer and author of Juvenile-In-Justice.

First Annual Golf Tournament to Bring Community Together for Good Cause

Newton, MA—On June 2, 2014, the BC Law Alumni Golf Tournament will he held at Renaissance Golf Club in Haverhill.

BC Law "Mr. Ponzi" Bankruptcy Conference Highlighted in Forbes

Newton, MA—On Friday, March 28, Boston College Law School hosted  “The Legacy of Mr. Ponzi:
The Madoff and Stanford Cases,” a conference co-sponsored by The American College of Bankruptcy First Circuit Fellows.

Gowdy Wright '15 to Receive Public Service Award from Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association

Newton, MA--Boston College Law School is pleased to announce that Alyce Gowdy Wright ’15 is this year’s recipient of the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association’s (MBLA) Honorable Reginald Lindsay Public Service Law Book Award.