Campus & Community / Announcements

Reopening Boston College

Information, testing updates, and answers to frequently asked questions.

Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

Two BC juniors named Truman Scholars

Max German and Jenna Mu receive Truman Scholarships, prestigious national awards that support commitment to public service leadership.

Nation, World & Society / Law & Politics

Stories from the field

A new podcast highlights tales from scholars and students in political science.

Campus & Community / Announcements

Commencement 2021

Boston College President William P. Leahy, S.J., outlines plans for this year's Commencement Exercises.

Athletics & Recreation / Department News

BC Athletics announces 10-year agreement with New Balance

New Balance Athletics will become the Official Footwear and Apparel Provider for the Eagles.

Faith & Religion / Ministry

Reach out to those "at the margins"

BC's School of Theology and Ministry honors alumnus, Homeboy Industries founder Gregory Boyle, S.J.

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Nation, World & Society / Social Work

The impact of trauma

The BC School of Social Work initiative integrates teaching, fieldwork, and research into one holistic program.

Campus & Community / Alumni

Mr. Walsh goes to Washington

Woods College graduate, former Boston mayor Marty Walsh is confirmed as U.S. Secretary of Labor.

Science, Tech & Health / Biology & Genetics

For the birds

BC biologist contributes to a milestone in avian research.

Campus & Community / Students

Closer to home

With the pandemic impeding travel, BC reexamines its signature service learning trips.

Faith & Religion / Theology

Boston College ranked 7th worldwide in theology, religious studies

BC is one of only three Catholic institutions among the top 10 in QS World Rankings for 2021.

Nation, World & Society / Law & Politics

The case for masks

A BC Law prof's new book presents science-based advice for life during the pandemic.

Science, Tech & Health / Technology

'This fight requires a whole-of-society approach'

Fifth annual conference on cybersecurity organized by Boston College and the FBI assesses global and domestic threats.

Science, Tech & Health / Earth, Environment & Sustainability

School of rocks

BC Earth and Environmental Studies Chair Ethan Baxter is making videos to get kids interested in geosciences.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

14 feel-good moments from 2020

Ways the Boston College community brought positivity to a difficult year.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Merry Christmas from the Heights

Scenes of the season from Boston College.

Campus & Community / Alumni

Thinking outside the box

When the pandemic struck, local business owner Torry Stamm ’03 stepped up.

Art & Culture / Dance

Keeping a tradition alive

The BC Marching Band and Korean Student Association’s AEROdynamiK Dance Crew share the spotlight in a new music video.

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Campus & Community / Around Campus

Engagement, outdoors

BC departments and offices collaborate on ways for students to spend time outdoors in the company of others.

Nation, World & Society / Business & Management


Carroll School of Management students share photos of their remote learning spaces.

Science, Tech & Health / Nursing & Healthcare

'Humbling, heartbreaking, beautiful'

Faces of the pandemic frontlines captured by Connell School alumna and ER nurse Adeline Egan.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

'Indian Ocean Currents'

The McMullen Museum presents an exploration of climate change by six leading artists.

Campus & Community / Alumni

In Memoriam: Pete Frates '07

The former BC Baseball captain and champion of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge dies at age 34.

BC Events

Pops on the Heights raises $12.3M

BC's largest fundraising event for financial aid featured the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and special guest Leslie Odom Jr.

What's Happening

Also in the News

Global Public Health Program Director Philip Landrigan, M.D., answered listener questions about vaccine eligibility and virus variants on WBUR "Radio Boston," and commented on young people and the virus in the Wall Street Journal.

BC Law Professor Robert Bloom commented on the second week of testimony in the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer in the death of George Floyd: Huffington Post.

BC Law School Concurrent Professor of Law and Philosophy Thomas Kohler discusses challenges to hard-hit industries during COVID-19 and related topics in a Q&A with WalletHub.

As restrictions loosen up when more people are vaccinated, the busier the economy will become, Associate Professor of Economics Robert Murphy tells CBS Boston.

Will there be a fourth round of checks? Vaccinations, the economy, and politics all come into play. Associate Professor of Political Science David Hopkins weighs in for

Major League Baseball has cancelled plans for Atlanta to host the 2021 All-Star Game due to Georgia's controversial new voting law. Associate Professor of Communication Michael Serazio writes on the GOP response in an op-ed for the Washington Post.

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University Notices

Ever to Excel: Advancing Boston College's Mission
Read about The University’s 10-year strategic plan.