Campus & Community / Announcements

Reopening Boston College

Information, testing updates, and answers to frequently asked questions about the fall semester.

Campus & Community / Announcements

Update on COVID-19 response

A letter from Executive Vice President Michael Lochhead and Dr. Douglas Comeau, director of University Health Services.

Campus & Community / Faculty

Investment during lockdown

A new app was a powerful trading tool for individuals stuck at home due to the pandemic, a BC finance professor reports.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

VIDEO: September 2020

Some things have changed at BC, but the commitment to learning, and sense of community and caring, remain the same.

Nation, World & Society / Education

Formative education thriving at Boston College

Efforts to promote and support a formative experience for students persevere—and flourish, survey shows.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Alone, together

University Counseling's virtual gathering spaces allow students to discuss shared struggles amid pandemic.

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Campus & Community / Around Campus

VIDEO: September 2020

Some things have changed at BC, but the commitment to learning, and sense of community and caring, remain the same.

Nation, World & Society / Education

Formative education thriving at Boston College

Efforts to promote and support a formative experience for students persevere—and flourish, survey shows.

Campus & Community / Faculty

BC reports increase in faculty diversity

Strategic commitment to diversity results in consistent upward trend in the hiring of women and persons of color.

Faith & Religion / Jesuit, Catholic

"Preaching from Sr. Thea's Kitchen"

A new Campus Ministry initiative amplifies Black voices from the BC community.

Campus & Community / Announcements

An evening with Bruce Springsteen

The iconic songwriter and performer shared perspectives on education, personal relationships, democracy, and rock and roll in webcast with BC's Class of 2024

Campus & Community / Announcements

Bruce Springsteen to address BC Class of 2024

Watch a livestream of First Year Academic Convocation on September 10.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

VIDEO: September 2020

Some things have changed at BC, but the commitment to learning, and sense of community and caring, remain the same.

Faith & Religion / Jesuit, Catholic

"Preaching from Sr. Thea's Kitchen"

A new Campus Ministry initiative amplifies Black voices from the BC community.

Campus & Community / Announcements

An evening with Bruce Springsteen

The iconic songwriter and performer shared perspectives on education, personal relationships, democracy, and rock and roll in webcast with BC's Class of 2024

Faith & Religion / Jesuit, Catholic

Video: Mass of the Holy Spirit

VIDEO: A centuries-old tradition at Jesuit universities to open the academic year continues at Boston College.

Campus & Community / Students

Virtual Boston Marathoners

Carmen Martin '20 and Sarah Keffer '21 run this year's reimagined event to raise funds for the Campus School.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

#KeepTheHeightsHome

UGBC's president and vice president talk about the campaign to help students stay safe.

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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.

BC Reopening: Safety Guidelines Signage

In keeping with state COVID-19 safety requirements, Boston College will display throughout campus posters and signage describing rules and protocols for social distancing, hygiene, and cleaning/sanitizing.

Signage options for departments are available at the University Communications website.

Also in the News

BC Law Professor Kent Greenfield discussed Ruth Bader Ginsburg's legancy and influence on CBS Boston and NBC Boston. | Read a remembrance of the late Supreme Court justice by first-year BC Law student Jamie Ehrlich: CNN.com

What are the security risks of TikTok and WeChat? Insights from Kevin Powers, director of the M.S. in Cybersecurity Policy and Governance Program at the Woods College: Boston 25 News

The largest acquisition in the history of the luxury goods sector—Tiffany’s $16 billion sale to LVMH (Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton)—is collapsing. BC Law Associate Professor Brian Quinn comments for the London-based international report Business of Fashion.

The pandemic is causing some Americans, including younger people, to renew their interest in religion, according to a Pew Research Center survey. School of Theology and Ministry Professor Thomas Groome comments on the findings for Boston 25 News.

In an essay on Catholic voting this fall, Vice Provost and Canisius Professor of Theology James Keenan, S.J., provides resources from Scripture and the tradition on mercy, the common good, and the capability for leadership. National Catholic Reporter.

Aleksandar Tomic, associate dean for strategy, innovation, and technology in the Woods College of Advancing Studies, suggests three questions to help colleges define a strategy for entering, or scaling their presence in, the online education space, in an essay for The Evolllution.

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University Notices

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