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Michael Barnett

Urban Science Education 

Michael Barnett

In Professor Michael Barnett's urban agriculture program, high school students hone their science skills, provide underserved populations with healthy alternatives, and reform local food systems. 

Start @ Shea

The student executive team of the Edmund H. Shea Jr. Center for Entrepreneurship inspires and engages students to make their ideas happen.
 

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Companies launched by Boston College students or alumni in the past decade have garnered more than $100 million in venture backing.

Joycestick: The Gamification of 'Ulysses'

We look at VR as the ultimate empathy machine, in that we don’t simply want to excite the readers – the viewers – but to move them to engage them with the emotions and events in the book.
Associate Professor Joseph Nugent