BC Events / Commencement

Commencement 2019

April 25, 2019

International Catholic higher education leader Isabel Capeloa Gil will address the graduates at BC's 143rd Commencement May 20.

Campus & Community / Alumni

Positive trends for BC Class of 2018

April 24, 2019

Ninety-six percent of its graduates are employed, in graduate school, or engaged in a fellowship or meaningful volunteer experience, a survey shows.

Art & Culture / Dance

Showdown showcase

April 23, 2019

VIDEO: Highlights from this year's ALC student dance competition.

Nation, World & Society / Education

Roche Center head to retire

April 23, 2019

Patricia Weitzel-O'Neill's leadership made the center a catalyst for transformative Catholic education and applied research.

Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

Dinneen Community Service Award

April 21, 2019

Carroll School lecturer Lourdes German '01 receives the alumni award honoring service to the Latino community.

Science, Tech & Health / Physics

A colossal photocurrent

April 18, 2019

A discovery delivers the largest intrinsic conversion of light to electricity of any material, BC scientists report.

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Art & Culture / Dance

Showdown showcase

April 23, 2019

VIDEO: Highlights from this year's ALC student dance competition.

Campus & Community / Students

A celebration of scholarship

April 09, 2019

The Woods College of Advancing Studies hosts its inaugural undergraduate research conference.

Campus & Community / Alumni

In Boston, six Eagles reporting live

April 08, 2019

Morrissey College alumnae are using their liberal arts degrees to keep the public informed.

Science, Tech & Health / Biology & Genetics

Beckman Scholars

April 04, 2019

BC sophomores Kaitlin Malley and Patrick McGeoghegan win premier undergraduate fellowships in the sciences.

Campus & Community / Alumni

Launched

March 30, 2019

Meet engineer Lynn Capadona '99, NASA chief of science and space technology systems.

Campus & Community / Alumni

Happy returns

March 27, 2019

Innovation after innovation, James Reinhart '01 is reinventing the clothing industry.

Art & Culture / Dance

Showdown showcase

April 23, 2019

VIDEO: Highlights from this year's ALC student dance competition.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

The return of the eagle

March 25, 2019

VIDEO: A masterpiece is restored to the Heights.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

'The Moment'

March 22, 2019

VIDEO: Congratulations, Boston College Class of 2023! What will be your moment?

Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

Awards of excellence

March 01, 2019

BC's Harry Potter-themed 'Special Delivery' video and 'Minds Behind Mindhunter' event win gold honors from CASE.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Three steady voices

February 13, 2019

The return to action of the bells of Newton Campus.

Athletics & Recreation / Sports

Mandarin Minute

January 21, 2019

A student-produced YouTube series brings BC hoops to China.

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Campus & Community / Alumni

In Boston, six Eagles reporting live

April 08, 2019

Morrissey College alumnae are using their liberal arts degrees to keep the public informed.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Boards of education

March 22, 2019

A wall-to-wall tour of the first drafts of scholarship.

Athletics & Recreation / Sports

Practice squad

March 13, 2019

Meet the undergraduate men of BC women's basketball.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Night life

February 16, 2019

Scenes from the campus that never sleeps.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

'Eaglemania'

February 07, 2019

Exhibition of Japanese art celebrates and contextualizes BC’s iconic 'golden eagle.' Also on view: 'Cuenca: City of Spanish Abstraction.'

BC Events

Let there be light

December 21, 2018

Festivities surround the lighting of the Boston College Christmas tree.

Questions about Commencement?

University Commencement for the Class of 2019 is May 20. Find everything you need to know—and download the app to stay updated—on the Commencement 2019 website.

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Associate Professor of Economics Robert Murphy discusses credit card fees for foreign transactions in a Q&A with WalletHub.

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How should those who care about the Constitution interpret the Mueller report? BC Law Professor Kent Greenfield provides a lens on the limits and powers of the presidency in an op-ed for WBUR 'Cognoscenti.'

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