Nation, World & Society / Education

Assessing school-choice system

A BC economist's study explores the effect of school-choice programs in promoting educational equality.

Humanities / Communication

Outstanding Book Award

Communication Professor Ashley Duggan will be recognized by the National Communication Association.

Art & Culture / Music

World premiere

Professor of Music Ralf Yusuf Gawlick’s new oratorio was the musical centerpiece of an international conference.

Campus & Community / Alumni

Breathtaking

BC grad Gunnar Esiason's odyssey through cystic fibrosis and the American health care system.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

BC's "hidden heroes"

Auxiliary Services rose to a steep challenge during the pandemic, thanks to a team of specialists in "getting things done"

Nation, World & Society / Law & Politics

Immigration expert joins BC Law faculty

Bijal Shah's research lies at the intersection of administrative law, structural constitutionalism, and critical theory.

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Campus & Community / Around Campus

Inside BC Admissions

Insights on the selection process, and how students can make their application stand out.

Campus & Community / Students

'A lifelong dream coming true'

After coming to the U.S. to learn English, Brazil native Lidia Carvalho graduated from BC's Woods College as both award winner and Commencement speaker.

Campus & Community / Students

A semester at sea

Lavinia Clarke '23 spent five weeks miles from civilization, and returned more connected than ever.

Campus & Community / Alumni

Positive trend continues for recent Boston College graduates

Survey results show 96 percent of Class of 2021 alumni are employed, in graduate school, or engaged in a fellowship or meaningful volunteer experience.

Science, Tech & Health / Technology

FBI Director keynotes cyber security conference

Christopher Wray outlined global threats and deterrence efforts at the sixth annual event organized by Boston College and the FBI.

BC Events / Commencement

A call to save democracy

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis urged the Boston College Class of 2022 to uphold and strengthen the promise of a free, peaceful, and just world.

Campus & Community / Alumni

Positive trend continues for recent Boston College graduates

Survey results show 96 percent of Class of 2021 alumni are employed, in graduate school, or engaged in a fellowship or meaningful volunteer experience.

BC Events / Commencement

A call to save democracy

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis urged the Boston College Class of 2022 to uphold and strengthen the promise of a free, peaceful, and just world.

Nation, World & Society / Education

BC Lynch School students fare well in global longevity design challenge

The team's residential mold spore detector takes third place in an international competition focused on solving problems people face as they age.

Campus & Community / Students

Fiddler on the Heights

Meet sophomore Andrew Caden, one of the best young Irish fiddlers in the world.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Miles to go for the Campus School

Meet three members of the BC community who will run this year's Boston Marathon in support of the school.

Campus & Community / Students

BC experiences record year in undergraduate admission

University admits the most highly qualified, diverse class in school history.

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BC Events / Commencement

A call to save democracy

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis urged the Boston College Class of 2022 to uphold and strengthen the promise of a free, peaceful, and just world.

Campus & Community / Students

Boston College 'Seniors to Remember'

Six members of the Class of 2022 reflect on their BC experience.

BC Events / Commencement

Portfolio: BC Commencement 2022

Check out a gallery of Commencement day photos on BC Facebook.

Campus & Community / Announcements

245 Beacon Street opens

$150-million facility is home to the Schiller Institute for Integrated Science and Society and a focal point of BC's $300 million initiative in the sciences.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

Fidelity's Peter Lynch '65 donates more than $20 million in art to BC

The collection gifted to the McMullen Museum includes renowned works from Picasso, Homer, Sargent, Cassatt, and Heade, among others.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

Mariano at the McMullen

BC's McMullen Museum of Art presents the first major U.S. exhibition on Cuban modernist painter Mariano Rodríguez.

Also in the News

The founder of failed blood-testing start-up Theranos was sentenced to more than 11 years in prison. BC Law Associate Professor of the Practice Jeffrey Cohen comments: Wall Street JournalNew York Times.

Associate Professor of History Charles Gallagher, S.J., author of the book Nazis of Copley Square, discussed the rise of anti-Semitism in Boston in the 1930s and '40s, as a guest on WBUR Radio Boston.

President Biden put his coalition-building approach on display on a trip through Asia, where he sought to ease tensions with China. Professor of Political Science Robert Ross comments: New York Times.

In a three-part series for the Times of Israel, Professor of Russian, English, and Jewish Studies Maxim D. Shrayer writes on the divide between Jewish religious leaders in Russia and Ukraine created by the ongoing war. Part 1Part 2Part 3 | The series is featured by Mosaic magazine.

The Latin Mass, which Pope Francis has tried to discourage, is instead experiencing a revival in the United States. School of Theology and Ministry Professor John Baldovin, S.J., comments in the New York Times.

Libby Professor of Theology and Law Cathleen Kaveny was among experts commenting in advance of this year's plenary meeting of U.S. Catholic bishops: National Catholic Reporter.

Black Americans are at greater risk for serious illnesses like dementia and kidney failure, but less likely to get the kinds of care that can ease related suffering. A podcast conversation with BC School of Social Work Ahearn Endowed Professor Karen BullockTradeoffs.

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