BC News Archive

Campus & Community / Announcements

Endowment at $2.4 billion

October 16, 2017

The University’s investment return for the year ending June 30 ranks among the highest in American higher education.

Campus & Community / Announcements

Statement on weekend incidents

October 16, 2017

A statement from senior administrators condemning the incidents was emailed to all BC students.

Faith & Religion / Papacy

On 'Amoris Laetitia'

October 15, 2017

A BC symposium finds in the papal exhortation a resounding affirmation of the centrality of the family.

Nation, World & Society / Retirement & Aging

The fate of 401(k)s

October 14, 2017

The plans are destined to fail millions of American retirees, a survey by BC researchers finds.

Science, Tech & Health / Technology

Smithsonian showcase

October 13, 2017

Projects by BC faculty and students are celebrated at the ACC Smithsonian Creativity and Innovation Festival.

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Science, Tech & Health / Technology

Smithsonian showcase

October 13, 2017

Projects by BC faculty and students are celebrated at the ACC Smithsonian Creativity and Innovation Festival.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

'First Month'

October 08, 2017

And it's only the beginning. Scenes from September at the Heights.

Campus & Community / Alumni

'Find the light within'

October 05, 2017

Alumnus, blind adventurer, and author Erik Weihenmayer '91 H'03, kicked off the 11th season of BC Agape Latte.

Science, Tech & Health / Nursing & Healthcare

$3.3M NIH grant for CSON Dean Susan Gennaro

October 04, 2017

Award supports study of an intervention for pregnant minority women in emotional distress.

BC Events

Pops on the Heights

October 02, 2017

The 25th annual gala featured the Boston Pops, Jennifer Hudson, a tribute to John Williams, and a record $14-million for scholarships.

Nation, World & Society / Social Work

Theresa S. Betancourt is inaugural Salem Professor

September 28, 2017

The internationally renowned child trauma and human rights scholar joins the Boston College School of Social Work.

Science, Tech & Health / Nursing & Healthcare

One boy's life

September 27, 2017

A young Haitian receives life-saving surgery thanks to a Connell School of Nursing professor.

Science, Tech & Health / Physics

Three grants for BC physicist

September 27, 2017

NSF, DARPA, and Army Research Office grants total $1.5M for research of superconductors and topological insulators.

Science, Tech & Health / Biology & Genetics

Understanding antibiotic resistance

September 23, 2017

BC biology researchers reveal the workings of the bacterial defense system.

Campus & Community / Students

A fair chance

September 18, 2017

More than 250 BC clubs and organizations make their pitch for new members at the Student Involvement Fair.

Nation, World & Society / Social Work

BC, IIT Bombay partnership

September 14, 2017

A research collaboration will seek renewable energy solutions for resource-poor regions.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

Trio at the McMullen

September 08, 2017

Three concurrent exhibitions explore landscapes of Belgium and New England; Latin American abstract art.

Campus & Community / Around Campus