Campus & Community / Alumni

Positive trends for BC Class of 2018

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

Nation, World & Society / Education

Roche Center head to retire

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

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

Science, Tech & Health / Physics

A colossal photocurrent

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

Campus & Community / Around Campus

The refugee experience

Center for Human Rights and International Justice event brings plight of refugees into plain view.

Science, Tech & Health / Earth, Environment & Sustainability

The space environment

The U.S. Air Force selects BC's Institute for Scientific Research for a 5-year, $10.6-million ionospheric study.

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Art & Culture / Dance

Showdown showcase

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

Campus & Community / Students

A celebration of scholarship

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

Campus & Community / Alumni

In Boston, six Eagles reporting live

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

Science, Tech & Health / Biology & Genetics

Beckman Scholars

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

Campus & Community / Alumni

Launched

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

Campus & Community / Alumni

Happy returns

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

Art & Culture / Dance

Showdown showcase

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

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

The return of the eagle

VIDEO: A masterpiece is restored to the Heights.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

'The Moment'

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

Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

Awards of excellence

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

The return to action of the bells of Newton Campus.

Athletics & Recreation / Sports

Mandarin Minute

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

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Campus & Community / Alumni

In Boston, six Eagles reporting live

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

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Boards of education

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

Athletics & Recreation / Sports

Practice squad

Meet the undergraduate men of BC women's basketball.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Night life

Scenes from the campus that never sleeps.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

'Eaglemania'

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

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.

Also in the News

Some of the nation's most powerful people, including the president, seem to have no knowledge of or interest in history. Why should they? Esquire magazine asked three preeminent historians including Professor of History Heather Cox Richardson to respond to that question. More

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.'

Bloomberg Baystate Business News aired live from the Boston College Chief Executives Club session featuring Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier. The broadcast included interviews with Professor of Biology Phil Landrigan, M.D., director of BC's Global Public Health Programs, and Global Leadership Institute Director Robert Mauro. Audio

The CDC reports more than 500 confirmed cases of measles in 20 states. Connell School of Nursing Assistant Professor Nadia Abuelezam discussed the outbreak on NECN 'The Take.'

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