Nation, World & Society / Law & Politics

Religion and public life

September 25, 2017

Judges' moral views are relevant to their behavior on the bench, writes Libby Professor of Theology and Law Cathleen Kaveny in the Washington Post.

Humanities / Philosophy & Ethics

Joseph Professor of Catholic Philosophy

September 24, 2017

UCD's Dermot Moran, a specialist in phenomenology and medieval philosophy, joins BC this fall.

Nation, World & Society / Business & Management

Mancini Family lecture

September 23, 2017

The Carroll School's Sean Martin delivers his first public lecture as Mancini Family Sesquicentennial Assistant Professor.

Science, Tech & Health / Biology & Genetics

Understanding antibiotic resistance

September 23, 2017

BC biology researchers reveal the workings of the bacterial defense system.

Humanities / Literature

More than a 'Raging Bull'

September 22, 2017

In the New York Times, American Studies Director Carlo Rotella writes on late world boxing champ Jake LaMotta.

Faith & Religion / Papacy

Pope Francis' teaching

September 21, 2017

Are we seeing changes in papal teaching ministry? BC theologian Richard Gaillardetz writes in America magazine.

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Science, Tech & Health / Biology & Genetics

Understanding antibiotic resistance

September 23, 2017

BC biology researchers reveal the workings of the bacterial defense system.

Campus & Community / Students

A fair chance

September 18, 2017

More than 250 BC clubs and organizations make their pitch for new members at the Student Involvement Fair.

Nation, World & Society / Social Work

BC, IIT Bombay partnership

September 14, 2017

A research collaboration will seek renewable energy solutions for resource-poor regions.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

Trio at the McMullen

September 08, 2017

Three concurrent exhibitions explore landscapes of Belgium and New England; Latin American abstract art.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

'Find yourself at BC'

September 08, 2017

Watch the University's new, 30-second institutional message.

BC Events / Convocation

'Go set the world aflame'

September 06, 2017

Lev Golinkin '03, whose memoir was shared reading for the Class of 2021, is keynote speaker for First Year Academic Convocation.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

'Find yourself at BC'

September 08, 2017

Watch the University's new, 30-second institutional message.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

'First Day'

September 02, 2017

A new year at the Heights begins.

Nation, World & Society / Social Work

Refugees in today's world

June 23, 2017

Westy Egmont kicks off a new BC School of Social Work podcast series.

Humanities / Literature

Virtually 'Ulysses'

June 16, 2017

Joycestick, BC students' VR game adaptation of the James Joyce novel, is introduced in Dublin, Toronto, Singapore.

Humanities / History

'Freak Out and Carry On'

June 15, 2017

BC historian Heather Cox Richardson co-hosts a new WBUR podcast on politics and history.

Nation, World & Society / Education

Explore the Lynch School

June 13, 2017

Visit its newly redesigned, mobile responsive website.

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Campus & Community / Students

A fair chance

September 18, 2017

More than 250 BC clubs and organizations make their pitch for new members at the Student Involvement Fair.

BC Events / Convocation

Portfolio: First Year Convocation

September 14, 2017

Members of the Class of 2021 begin their journey at the Heights.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

Trio at the McMullen

September 08, 2017

Three concurrent exhibitions explore landscapes of Belgium and New England; Latin American abstract art.

Campus & Community / Students

Portfolio: Moving In

August 30, 2017

Six scenes from Day One for the BC Class of 2021.

Campus & Community / Students

Becoming

August 06, 2017

On Halftime retreat with 33 students, 14 faculty and staff, an old-school video, and a significant floor mop.

Humanities / Literature

Virtually 'Ulysses'

June 16, 2017

Joycestick, BC students' VR game adaptation of the James Joyce novel, is introduced in Dublin, Toronto, Singapore.

Ever to Excel: Advancing Boston College's Mission

Read about The University’s 10-year strategic plan, which focuses on re-envisioning liberal arts education; enhancing the commitment to formation among students, faculty, and staff; bolstering scholarship and research; and expanding connections to Boston and communities around the world.

Also in the News

Challenge to papal writings
A "filial correction" letter claims Pope Francis' writings put forth heretical positions regarding marriage and Communion. BC STM professor James Bretzke, S.J., calls the criticism counterproductive.

"Magnum principium"
In The Pilot, BC Theology's Msgr. Liam Bergin writes on the papal document on the translation of liturgical texts.

The first U.N. speech
Professor of History Heather Cox Richardson discusses President's Trump first speech before the United Nations General Assembly as a guest on WBUR 'Morning Edition,' and on NECN 'The Take' (at the link above).

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University Notices

Athletics Facilities upgrade
Find updates on the ongoing project at the link above.

BC Children's Center lottery
The BC Children's Center is now accepting lottery applications for academic year 2017-2018. More information is available at the link above; click on 'Lottery for preschool openings.'