Campus & Community / Announcements

Reopening Boston College

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

Campus & Community / Announcements

Letter from President BC William P. Leahy, S.J.

Fr. Leahy reflects on the past academic term and the coming months of teaching, learning, and research.

Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

Awards for Boston College Magazine

The alumni publication won gold, among other awards, in the latest CASE competition.

Science, Tech & Health / Psychology

Early Career Award

Recognition for BC prof Katherine McAuliffe, whose research examines the development of human sociality.

Nation, World & Society / International

The toll of air pollution in India

Pollution-related deaths numbered 1.67 million in a single year, according to a report led by BC researchers.

Campus & Community / Faculty

In Memoriam: Jean Mooney

The retired BC Lynch School faculty member, who was dedicated to helping those with disabilities, has died at age 86.

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Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

Awards for Boston College Magazine

The alumni publication won gold, among other awards, in the latest CASE competition.

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 / Students

Fantasy world

What if there were an island that didn’t exist on any maps? There is, in a new novel by neuroscience major Louise Faitar ’23.

Campus & Community / Announcements

Supporting first-gens

BC F1RST is Boston College's new living and learning community designed for first-generation students.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

A team effort

As an unprecedented semester draws to a close, BC departments say collaborations were key in keeping the campus safe.

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.

Science, Tech & Health / Mathematics

A tough knot to crack

The Conway knot problem confounded mathematicians for more than fifty years. Lisa Piccirillo ’13 solved it in less than a week.

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Nation, World & Society / Business & Management

#EaglesAtHome

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.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

New at the McMullen

Four innovative, exclusive exhibitions at BC's McMullen Museum of Art this fall.

What's Happening

Nominations open for
Dr. Donald Brown Award

Nominations will be accepted through February 8 for the award annually presented by the Thea Bowman AHANA and Intercultural Center to a student who has made extraordinary contributions to the greater BC campus, particularly the AHANA community. Learn more >>

Also in the News

BC Law Professor Kent Greenfield commented on the road ahead for Trump's second impeachment in USA Today while Law Assistant Professor Daniel Farbman discussed the proceedings with Boston 25 News.

Professor of Theology Boyd Taylor Coolman and his wife, Holly—who have adopted five children and have a wide array of birth families and former foster families in their lives—are among those highlighted in a magazine cover story on how Catholics find God in the ties that bind: U.S. Catholic.

After improving slightly in 2019, the outlook for financial security in retirement for U.S. workers deteriorated in 2020, according to a study released by the Center for Retirement Research. Wall Street Journal

Professor of History Heather Cox Richardson discussed the historical significance of President Biden's inauguration in an interview with NPR's "All Things Considered."

President Biden has promised to make strengthening Title IX a priority. O'Neill Professor of American Politics R. Shep Melnick, author of The Transformation of Title IX: Regulating Gender Equality in Education, comments for Inside Higher Ed.

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University Notices

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