Humanities / History

A yarn with a twist

January 14, 2018

BBC News explores the origins and evolution of cotton with BC historian Prasannan Parthasarathi.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Page to plate

January 13, 2018

What do you cook for the man who wrote the book on the rules of food? BC Dining meets Michael Pollan.

Nation, World & Society / Law & Politics

Oprah for president?

January 12, 2018

Will she run? Should she? BC's Régine Michelle Jean-Charles weighs on WGBH 'Greater Boston.'

Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

All-star volunteer

January 11, 2018

John Berardi of BC ITS was honored by the Red Sox Foundation for his longstanding service to Little League.

Science, Tech & Health / Nursing & Healthcare

New BC MHA director

January 10, 2018

Noted health care leader Alfred Hamilton will oversee BC's online Master of Healthcare Administration program.

Campus & Community / Students

Successful 'Endeavor'

January 09, 2018

It's year three for BC's winter break career exploration program for sophomores in the liberal arts.

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Campus & Community / Alumni

Show of force

January 05, 2018

Scientist, educator, and advocate Liz O'Day '06 takes an entrepreneurial approach to fighting disease.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

BC among Kiplinger's 'Best College Values'

January 02, 2018

Boston College ranks 18th among U.S. private universities on Kiplinger Magazine's 2018 list.

BC Events

Merry Christmas!

December 24, 2017

VIDEO: Scenes from the season at the Heights.

BC Events

Deck the Heights

December 23, 2017

Photos and video from BC's annual Christmas tree lighting.

Faith & Religion / Jesuit, Catholic

'The Holy Spirit'

December 14, 2017

A collection of essays by 17 scholars is the second collaborative book from BC's School of Theology and Ministry.

Athletics & Recreation / Sports

Eagles soar!

December 09, 2017

BC downs No. 1 Duke in front of a sellout crowd at Conte Forum.

BC Events

Merry Christmas!

December 24, 2017

VIDEO: Scenes from the season at the Heights.

BC Events

Deck the Heights

December 23, 2017

Photos and video from BC's annual Christmas tree lighting.

Nation, World & Society / International

Refugee experience

December 17, 2017

A traveling portal enabled members of the BC community to connect with and learn about refugees abroad.

Athletics & Recreation / Sports

Eagles soar!

December 09, 2017

BC downs No. 1 Duke in front of a sellout crowd at Conte Forum.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

College admission primer

November 30, 2017

Insights from BC Director of Undergraduate Admission John Mahoney on WBZ's annual college panel.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

Art and science

November 30, 2017

In a new podcast, BC environmental studies profs discuss 'Nature's Mirror,' on view at the McMullen Museum.

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Art & Culture / Music

Milestone for a maestro

December 31, 2017

BC's John Finney reflects on 25 years leading the University Chorale.

BC Events

Deck the Heights

December 23, 2017

Photos and video from BC's annual Christmas tree lighting.

Campus & Community / Students

The art of study

December 18, 2017

BC's McMullen Museum provided an inspiring backdrop during study days.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Shared discernment

December 08, 2017

Undergraduates in the Woods College Manresa Experience contemplate the difference one life can make.

Humanities / History

Details in the discards

December 04, 2017

The latest student-curated exhibit in the 'Making History Public' series offers an unusual look back at immigrant life in Boston.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Portfolio

November 19, 2017

Scenes from the premiere of the new Ken Burns film 'Walden' at Robsham Theater.

MLK Unity Breakfast Jan. 18

The Black Faculty, Staff and Administrators Association invites the BC community to the annual MLK Unity Breakfast being held on Jan. 18 in the Heights Room. See flyer for details and RSVP information.

Also in the News

Dual-language first
In partnership with the BC's Roche Center for Catholic Education, the Archdiocese of Omaha plans to launch its first dual-language education program.

Wave of the future
BC geophysicist Carling Hay discussed the impact of Boston's rising tides, such as the record high that followed the Jan. 4 blizzard, with NBC-Boston.

Immigration policy reform
BC Law's Kari Hong weighs in on President Trump's proposal to 'trade' DREAMers protection for a border wall in an op-ed for WBUR 'Cognoscenti' (at the link above), and on the 'rule of law' as it pertains to sanctuary cites in a piece for The Crime Report.

A python regime
In The American Interest, Martha Bayles of the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences writes on the gradual, deadly constriction of freedom in Cambodia.

'Time's up'
On NECN 'The Take,' BCSSW's Tiziana Dearing discussed a 2018 agenda for putting #MeToo into action.

North Korea-South Korea
Professor of Political Science Robert Ross comments in the Boston Herald on the public olive branch Kim Jong Un extended to South Korea in a New Year’s Day speech.

From 'criminals' to cops
Professor of History Marilynn Johnson provides insights into the rise of the nation's urban police forces as part of a History.com look at evolving stereotypes of the Irish in America.

Charities and the tax bill
On CNBC, BC Law's Ray Madoff, co-founder and director of the school's Forum on Philanthropy and Public Good, discussed the likely impact of the tax overhaul on charitable giving.

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Ever to Excel: Advancing Boston College's Mission

Read about The University’s 10-year strategic plan, which focuses on re-envisioning liberal arts education; enhancing the commitment to formation among students, faculty, and staff; bolstering scholarship and research; and expanding connections to Boston and communities around the world.

University Notices

Athletics Facilities upgrade
Find updates on the ongoing project at the link above.

BC Children's Center lottery
The BC Children's Center is accepting lottery applications for academic year 2018-2019, now through December 8, 2017. More information is available at the link above; click on 'Lottery for preschool openings.'