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Alumni Connections

September 2017

Adventurer Ascends the Heights

Adventurer Ascends the Heights

Adventurer and author Erik Weihenmayer '91, H'03, the first blind person to summit Mount Everest, is coming to the Heights to speak to BC students—and alumni can tune in via live stream. Explore more


Tim van Opijnen

Building Up Resistance

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria pose a major threat to public health. Associate Professor of Biology Tim van Opijnen's research into how bacteria respond to the drugs meant to kill them has important implications for the development and use of antibiotics. Discover more.

Students Help Free Innocent Man

Students Help Free Innocent Man

With the help of a BC Law School program, an innocent man has been freed from prison after serving 38 years for a murder he did not commit. Learn more

BC Treasure Lauded

BC Treasure Lauded

The renovation that gave BC's McMullen Museum of Art a new home will receive a prestigious Preservation Achievement Award, honoring the "new life" given to the 1927 Roman Renaissance Revival building. See more

A Middle Eastern Journey

A Middle Eastern Journey

A group of Boston College seniors visited Kuwait to expand their understanding of the Arab world and the relationships between Arab and Western societies—an experience made possible by a gift from a BC family. Read more

Best Foot Forward

Best Foot Forward

Alumni have been scooping up newly released, special-edition BC socks in recent weeks. More than a way to show Eagle pride, the socks help support financial aid and resources that make the BC experience possible. Discover more


Soaring Eagles

Thomas Wahhab

Thomas Wahhab '00, MS'14, P'09, '09, '11

IT consultant Thomas Wahhab just celebrated 25 years at BC and is working on his third degree at Woods College. It's a long way from the Liberian civil war he fled with his sons, also now BC grads. Learn more.

Sarah Khan '03

Sarah Khan '03

Award-winning travel writer Sarah Khan recently explored the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius. Her cover story for the New York Times Travel section reveals what lies beyond its spectacular beaches. Explore more.



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