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BC Commencement

Monday, May 23, 2016
A&S Diploma Ceremony

Seniors to Remember: Class of 2016

Alex Carpenter, James Brogan, and Marissa Marandola, 2016 MCAS students, reflect on their Boston College experience. 

Heather Cox Richardson

Donald Trump's assault on legitimacy of the system is reminiscent of themes that led to some of America's darkest hours, writes Professor of History Heather Cox Richardson in

Elizabeth Kowaleski-Wallace and James Wallace

On the 20th anniversary of the death of Garth Williams, a leading illustrator during what many consider to be the golden age of children's literature, Professor of English Elizabeth Kowaleski-Wallace reflected on his contributions in a piece for Boston Globe "Ideas." She and her husband, Associate Professor of English James Wallace, are co-authors of a new biography of the artist.

Republic of Letters

Recent books by Arts & Sciences faculty members

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James Weiss

Assessments of personal and policy morality are always involved in the selection of leaders, Associate Professor of Theology Rev. James Weiss tells the Christian Science Monitor.

James F. Keenan, S.J.

For National Catholic, Canisius Professor James F. Keenan, S.J., shares his thoughts on Being as Communion: Studies in Personhood and the Church by Jean Zizioulas.

Research Highlight

BC Earns Highest Research Classification

Boston College has been elevated to an 'R1' institution—a designation assigned by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education to doctoral universities with the highest levels of research activity. BC News

Undergraduate Research Fellowships

Learn about "Five science laboratories and their undergraduate researchers."