Diversity archive

Faith & Religion / Jesuit, Catholic

Papal appointment

February 23, 2021

School of Theology and Ministry student Sister Nathalie Becquart is the first woman to be appointed undersecretary of the Synod of Bishops.

Campus & Community / Announcements

Challenging environmental racism

February 15, 2021

BC's Schiller Institute for Integrated Science and Society and Forum on Racial Justice in America host second major event.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Women's Summit 2021

February 10, 2021

This year's event featured addresses by Black Lives Matter Global Network co-founder Patrisse Cullors and Chanel Miller, a national advocate for awareness of sexual violence.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Banquet

February 04, 2021

Award-winning BC theologian M. Shawn Copeland will keynote the annual event on February 16.

Humanities / Communication

The Color of Creatorship

December 29, 2020

A new book by BC faculty member Anjali Vats traces intersections between racism and U.S. intellectual property law.

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Campus & Community / Announcements

Supporting first-gens

December 08, 2020

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

Art & Culture / Dance

Keeping a tradition alive

November 05, 2020

The BC Marching Band and Korean Student Association’s AEROdynamiK Dance Crew share the spotlight in a new music video.

Campus & Community / Students

BC has nation's third-highest graduation rate for Pell Grant recipients

October 04, 2020

Rate reflects University efforts to enroll first-generation, low-income students, historically under-represented in higher education.

Campus & Community / Faculty

BC reports increase in faculty diversity

September 17, 2020

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"

September 14, 2020

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

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Art & Culture / Dance

Keeping a tradition alive

November 05, 2020

The BC Marching Band and Korean Student Association’s AEROdynamiK Dance Crew share the spotlight in a new music video.

Faith & Religion / Jesuit, Catholic

"Preaching from Sr. Thea's Kitchen"

September 14, 2020

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

Campus & Community / Students

More than a game

July 20, 2020

Brandon Brito '20 films a documentary on challenges facing soccer players in Cape Verde.

Campus & Community / Students

Take Three

July 16, 2020

Third-year BC students reflect on their junior year experiences.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Recognizing Latino leadership

November 25, 2019

Three from BC make this year's El Mundo Boston list of young influencers making a positive impact.

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Campus & Community / Alumni

In Memoriam: Pete Frates '07

December 09, 2019

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

September 30, 2019

BC's largest fundraising event for financial aid featured the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and special guest Leslie Odom Jr.

BC Events / Commencement

Portfolio: Commencement 2019

May 27, 2019

Scenes from the University's 143rd Commencement Exercises.

Athletics & Recreation / Sports

Practice squad

March 13, 2019

Meet the undergraduate men of BC women's basketball.

BC Events / Pops on the Heights

Pops on the Heights

October 03, 2018

BC's largest fundraising event for financial aid featured the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and special guest Lionel Richie.

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