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Priya Lal

Assistant Professor of African History Priya Lal comments on Trump's pronunciation of Tanzania during a foreign policy speech: U.K.'s Guardian.

David Hopkins

Assistant Professor of Political Science David Hopkins looks at Donald Trump's likely effect on the GOP in a piece for the

Paul Mariani

The latest biography by University Professor of English Paul Mariani, The Whole Harmonium: The Life of Wallace Stevens, has been rated a number one best seller on in American Literary Criticism and Hot New Sellers, and drawn praise from numerous media outlets, including the New Yorker, Wall Street Journal, Economist, Atlantic, and Washington Post. BC Bookmarks

Republic of Letters

Recent books by Arts & Sciences faculty members

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NIH Awards $10M to BC-led team
Assistant Professor of Biology Tim van Opijnen, Assistant Professor of Computer Science Jose Bento, and colleagues have received a $10-million NIH grant to study how the immune system, bacteria, and antibiotics interact, and develop tools to help researchers to forecast resistant bacteria and optimal treatments. Office of News & Public Affairs news release.

Peter Krause

In a new article (Spanish) completed with his “Project on National Movements” undergraduate research team, Assistant Professor Peter Krause analyzes “When Terrorism Works: Success and Failure Across Different Targets and Goals”.

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."