Assistant Professor of Psychology Katherine McAuliffe was among a team of psychologists, anthropologists and evolutionary biologists that devised a pioneering experiment to study how fairness develops in seven different societies around the globe. The results of their study are reported in the journal Nature.
The Boston Globe praised Assistant Professor of the Practice of Fine Arts Karl Baden's "extraordinary color prints" in their review of his new street photography exhibition, "Rising," on display at the Miller Yezerski Gallery.
Assistant Professor Peter Krause analyzed ISIS attacks on tourists and debates over U.S. policy on NECN.
Recent books by Arts & Sciences faculty members
An essay in tribute by Professor of English and Director of American Studies Carlo Rotella to pedal steel guitar virtuoso Buddy Emmons, who popularized the instrument in jazz, country, and western swing bands, is included in the New York Times Magazine's annual issue 'The Lives They Lived'.
Louise and James Vanderslice and Family Professor of Chemistry James Morken and his team have developed a new type of chemical reaction, building on a Nobel Prize-winning technique that is one of the most sophisticated tools available to research chemists. BC News Release | Sampling of coverage: Chemical & Engineering News, PhysOrg, Science 2.0, Chemicals Technology, Medical News, Boston.com
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