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Tuesday, April 1, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 1, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 1, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 1, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 1, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 1, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 1, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.   
Corcoran Commons, The Heights Room
Award-winning writer, director, and producer of the documentary films Miss Representation (2011) and The Mask You Live In (2014), Jennifer Siebel Newsom will discuss how mass media depictions of women and girls restrict their paths to positions of leadership and power. She will also explore how w...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 1, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.   
Cushing Hall, Room 209
Zhiwei Yun (Stanford)


3:00 p.m.


Epipelagic representations and rigid local systems


Reeder and Yu have constructed in a uniform way certain supercuspidal representations of p-adic groups called "epipelagic representations", using invariant theory studied by Vinberg et al. In the function f...

 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 1, 2014 | 4:15 p.m.   
McGuinn Hall, Room 121
Info Session for students interested in the International Studies Major, Class of 2017
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 1, 2014 | 6:30 p.m.   
Fulton Hall, Room 511
Speaker:

Dr. Richard B. Primack, Professor of Biology at Boston University and Editor-in-Chief of Biological Conservation


Description:

Thoreau was a climate change scientist! For the past 10 years, Professor Richard Primack and his colleagues have been using Thoreau’s records and other data...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 1, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Chapel
Desires of the Heart: Themes of Ignatian Spirituality


A 10-week series on Ignatian prayer, meditation, and discernment


Learn and pray the basics of Ignatian Spirituality


Most Tuesday evenings, 7-7:30pm in Gasson Chapel


Questions? Or for future dates Email

Andy Otto: ottoan@bc.edu...

 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 1, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
A distinguished novelist, short story writer, and essayist, Zadie Smith is one of the most acclaimed young writers working today. Her first novel, White Teeth, was the winner of The Whitbread First Novel Award, The Guardian First Book Award, The James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction, and the ...
 
 
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 2, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 2, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 2, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 2, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 2, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 2, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 2, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.   
Corcoran Commons Heights Room, Chestnut Hill Campus
Prof. Gerald J. Beyer is Associate Professor of Theology at Villanova University. He received his B.A. in Philosophy from Georgetown University, his M.A. in Religion from Yale University Divinity School, and his Ph.D. in Theological Ethics from Boston College. His areas of specialization include John...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 2, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.   
Merkert, Room 130
Exploring Chiral Space in Asymmetric Synthesis
University Lecturer, Professor Ben L. Feringa



Professor of Chemistry, Jacobus H van't Hoff Professor of Molecular Sciences, University of Groningen, Netherlands.


His research interests include stereochemistry, organic synthesis, asymmetric cata...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 2, 2014 | 5:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
American evangelicals are, sometimes frantically, trying to adjust to an increasingly post-Christian America. We can no longer pretend that we are a "moral majority," sharing "values" with the American mainstream. In a quest to differentiate themselves from the failures of the old Religious Right, so...
 
 
Thursday, April 3, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 3, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 3, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 3, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 3, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 3, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 3, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 3, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.   
Merkert, Room 127
Catalytic Asymmetric C-C bond Formation
University Lecturer, Professor Ben L. Feringa



Professor of Chemistry, Jacobus H van't Hoff Professor of Molecular Sciences, University of Groningen, Netherlands.


His research interests include stereochemistry, organic synthesis, asymmetric catalysis,...

 
 
 
 
Thursday April 3, 2014 | 4:30 p.m.   
Burns Library, Thompson Room
A Lecture presented by Burns Visiting Scholar Professor Terence Brown


Burns Library Thompson Room, followed by a reception in the Library's Irish Room


In this lecture Professor Brown will consider how writers from the north of Ireland have dealt with evangelicalism with its emphasis on person...

 
 
 
 
Thursday April 3, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
McGuinn Auditorium, 121
Public Lecture by Fr. Paul McNellis, S.J.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 3, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Bonn Studio Theater
Set in Ireland, this is a compelling tale that showcases a grown man, Michael, who tells of the memories he has with his family in rural Ireland in 1936. Written by Brian Friel and the recipient of 3 Tony Awards, including Best Play, the CT/DS production is directed by Sarah Kelley '14....
 
 
Friday, April 4, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 4, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 4, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 4, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 4, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 4, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 4, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 4, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.   
Merkert, Room 127
Dynamic Molecular Systems; from switches to motors
University Lecturer, Professor Ben L. Feringa



Professor of Chemistry, Jacobus H van't Hoff Professor of Molecular Sciences, University of Groningen, Netherlands.


His research interests include stereochemistry, organic synthesis, asymmetric ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 4, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Bonn Studio Theater
Set in Ireland, this is a compelling tale that showcases a grown man, Michael, who tells of the memories he has with his family in rural Ireland in 1936. Written by Brian Friel and the recipient of 3 Tony Awards, including Best Play, the CT/DS production is directed by Sarah Kelley '14....
 
 
Saturday, April 5, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 5, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 5, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 5, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 5, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 5, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Saturday April 5, 2014 | 9:30 a.m.   
Higgins Hall, Room 300
Celebrate James Joyce and his work as it relates to the digital humanities at this day-long symposium.


This event is free, but registration is required at:

www.bc.edu/joyce

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday April 5, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Saturday April 5, 2014 | 1:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
Oliver Stone is a three-time Academy Award winning filmmaker and Director of such notable films as Platoon, JFK, Born on the 4th of July, Wall Street and Midnight Express. Peter Kuznick is Professor of History at American University and director of the Nuclear Studies Institute. The two have coll...
 
 
 
 
Saturday April 5, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
St Ignatius Church
The Seraphim Singers, in collaboration with organist Peter Krasinski, provide choral elaboration and improvised organ accompaniment to the 1928 French silent film La Passion de Jeanne d’Arc. Based on the actual trial record of Joan of Arc, the film of Carl Theodor Dreyer is widely regarded as a landm...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 5, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Bonn Studio Theater
Set in Ireland, this is a compelling tale that showcases a grown man, Michael, who tells of the memories he has with his family in rural Ireland in 1936. Written by Brian Friel and the recipient of 3 Tony Awards, including Best Play, the CT/DS production is directed by Sarah Kelley '14....
 
 
Sunday, April 6, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 6, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 6, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 6, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 6, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 6, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 6, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 6, 2014 | 2:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Docent tours of Paris Night & Day: Photography between the Wars, free and open to the public.
 
 
 
 
Sunday April 6, 2014 | 2:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
The Boston College Dramatics Society and Contemporary Theatre of Boston College are proud to present Dancing at Lugnasa. Set in Ireland, this is a compelling tale that showcases a grown man, Michael, who tells of the memories he has with his family in rural Ireland in 1936. Written by Brian Friel and...
 
 
 
 
Sunday April 6, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
John Finney, conductor.
 
 
Monday, April 7, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 7, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 7, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 7, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 7, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 7, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 7, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Monday April 7, 2014 | 5:00 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
Presenter: Rowan Williams, Emeritus
Archbishop of Canterbury, Professor of
Theology, Cambridge University
 
 
 
 
Monday April 7, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
Devlin Hall, Room 008
A look behind-the-scenes of network television with BC alum, Tracey Wigfield (recent Emmy-Award winner for her work on the final episode of 30 Rock which she co-wrote with Tina Fey).
 
 
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 8, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 8, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 8, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 8, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 8, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 8, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 8, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.   
McGuinn Hall, Auditorium Room 121
A lecture by Rachel Lloyd, founder and CEO of Girls Educational and Mentoring Services (GEMS), and author of Girls Like Us. Followed by a brief Q&A session and book signing.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 8, 2014 | 5:30 p.m.   
9 Lake St., Room 100, Brighton Campus
Presenter: Adele Reinhartz, F.R.S.C., general editor, Journal of Biblical Literature, and professor and director of Graduate Programs, Department of Classics and Religious Studies, University of Ottawa


Lecture


The question of when and how the Jesus movement—one first-century Jewish group amon...

 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 8, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
Higgins Hall, Room 300
Professor Krause will discuss the causes and effects of terrorism in general and the 2013 Boston Marathon attacks in particular. He will present findings from his own research on the role of education, emotion, and community resilience in the difficult choices faced by societies in the aftermath of t...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 8, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Chapel
Desires of the Heart: Themes of Ignatian Spirituality


A 10-week series on Ignatian prayer, meditation, and discernment


Learn and pray the basics of Ignatian Spirituality


Most Tuesday evenings, 7-7:30pm in Gasson Chapel


Questions? Or for future dates Email

Andy Otto: ottoan@bc.edu...

 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 8, 2014 | 8:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
The Boston College Symphonic Band, also known as "SymBa," is comprised of BC students, alumni, faculty, and community members. The ensemble performs a variety of exciting traditional and contemporary wind band literature ranging from smaller chamber works to larger orchestral transcriptions. Dav...
 
 
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 9, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 9, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 9, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 9, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 9, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 9, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 9, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.   
Fulton Hall, Room 511
The Manager’s Studio at the Carroll School brings top executives to campus to share their personal and professional experiences with students. Each session begins with an interview, offering a rare glimpse into executives’ personal lives, which is followed by a student-led question and answer period....
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 9, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
Fulton Hall, Room 511
Born in Dublin in 1969 and now living with her family in Canada, Emma Donoghue is the award-winning author of the novels Room, The Sealed Letter, Landing, Life Mask, Slammerkin, Hood and Stir-fry; short-story collections Astray, Three and a Half Deaths, Touchy Subjects, The Woman Who Gave Birth to Ra...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 9, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus
A panel discussion will be held on nonviolent action against oppressors around the world. First, an oratorio (song) will be sung about how 10,000 teachers in Norway stopped Hitler from putting Nazi textbooks in their schools. A discussion will follow
about how nonviolent action has begun to take pla...
 
 
Thursday, April 10, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 10, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 10, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 10, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 10, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 10, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 10, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 10, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
Barat House, Boston College Law School
The Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy presents "Constitutionalism in the Chinese World: The Confucian Legacy" with Joseph Chan, University of Hong Kong.


Space is limited. Lunch will be served. RSVP by 4/07 to clough.center@bc.edu....

 
 
 
 
Thursday April 10, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.   
Stokes Hall, Room S376
Jane Anna Gordon, professor of Political Science at UMASS, will present her work CREOLIZING POLITICAL THEORY: READING ROUSSEAU THROUGH FANON. The presentation is part of a series of events that explore the movements of ideas across the Atlantic in the modern and contemporary world. ...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 10, 2014 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin Hall, Room 101
Lecture by David Quint, Sterling Professor of Comparative Literature and English, Yale University
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 10, 2014 | 5:00 p.m.   
Fulton Hall, Room 511
Dr. David Cowan is the Visiting Scholar at The Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life. His lecture is titled, “Setting the Agenda for Global Dialogue: A Theoretical and Practical Approach to Business Ethics in Saudi Arabia...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 10, 2014 | 5:00 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
What St. Paul teaches us about Charisms


Reverend Scott Brodeur, S.J., Professor at the Gregorian University at Rome


“There are different sorts of spiritual gifts (charisma), but the same Spirit” (1Cor 12:4). The Apostle Paul always desired to impart spiritual gifts to the many Christian com...

 
 
 
 
Thursday April 10, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
Higgins Hall, Room 300
Why did the 17th and 18th century Jesuits--especially the French Jesuits--produce ballets in their schools for boys? What did the ballets look like and who created them? Who danced and who watched? At the Jesuit school in Paris called Louis le Grand, 102 ballets and other productions including dance...
 
 
Friday, April 11, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 11, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 11, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 11, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 11, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 11, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 11, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Friday April 11, 2014 | 1:00 p.m.   
Corcoran Commons, Heights Room, Chestnut Hill Campus
Lecture


Presenter: Margaret E. Guider, O.S.F., STM associate professor of missiology


Mindful of the recent synod on the New Evangelization and the upcoming synods on the family, this presentation explores the interactive dynamics of families with disabilities and their relationships with comm...

 
 
Saturday, April 12, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 12, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 12, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Saturday April 12, 2014 | 7:30 a.m.   
Linden Lane, Boston College Chestnut Hill Campus (in front of Bapst lawn)
Register today for the 15th annual “Eagles for a Cure 5k Race & Walk” to benefit The Jimmy Fund & Dana Farber Cancer Institute. This year’s event is 80’s themed, so sport your neon and legwarmers and join us Saturday, April 12th!


Saturday, April 12th 2014; Race Starts at 9:00am, Registration Ope...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 12, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 12, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 12, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday April 12, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Saturday April 12, 2014 | 8:00 p.m.   
Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus
Francesco Durante "Magnificat" and other works. John Finney, conductor.
 
 
Sunday, April 13, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 13, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 13, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 13, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 13, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 13, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 13, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 13, 2014 | 2:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Docent tours of Paris Night & Day: Photography between the Wars, free and open to the public.
 
 
Monday, April 14, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 14, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 14, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 14, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 14, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 14, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 14, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Monday April 14, 2014 | 5:30 p.m.   
Stokes Hall, Room 195S
The Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy presents this discussion panel featuring Rahul Sagar, Princeton University.
 
 
 
 
Monday April 14, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
St Ignatius Church
A service in Dance, Music and Scripture choreographed by Robert VerEecke S.J., Jesuit Artist-in-Residence with members of the Boston Liturgical Dance Ensemble.
 
 
 
 
Monday April 14, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
Boston College student early music ensemble. Anne-Marie Chubet, director.
 
 
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 15, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 15, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 15, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 15, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 15, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 15, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 15, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.   
Merkert, Room 130
Professor Eric Strieter, University of Wisconsin
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 15, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.   
Newton Campus, East Wing Room 120
Boston College Law School is pleased to present the first in a new discussion series, "Conversations@BCLaw." The Inaugural event will feature Congressman Robert C "Bobby" Scott '73.


Featuring alumni leaders in politics interviewed by BC Law Professor Kent Greenfield, each conversation will be str...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 15, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Chapel
Desires of the Heart: Themes of Ignatian Spirituality


A 10-week series on Ignatian prayer, meditation, and discernment


Learn and pray the basics of Ignatian Spirituality


Most Tuesday evenings, 7-7:30pm in Gasson Chapel


Questions? Or for future dates Email

Andy Otto: ottoan@bc.edu...

 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 15, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
Yawkey Center, Murray Room
Speakers Matthew Jose of Greater Boston Citizenship Initiative, Atyia Martin from the Boston Public Health Commission and Katy Erker of Rosie's Place for homeless women gather to discuss their work to catalyze change in Boston on issues of health, immigration and homelessness and reflect on the stren...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 15, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
Lecture/Performance: John Zorn and the Maturity of the American Experimental Tradition. Stephen Drury, Artistic Director of the Callithumpian Consort.
 
 
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 16, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 16, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 16, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 16, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 16, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 16, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 16, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
Lyons Hall, Room 301
Works-in-Progress Lecture Series: "Dead Letter: Is the United States Constitution Unamendable?"

Richard Albert

Wednesday April 16, 2014

12:00pm

Lyons Hall, Room 301


Article V of the U.S. Constitution outlines a detailed procedure for constitutional amendment, yet the most recent successfu...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 16, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
It is with great pleasure that the Boston College Libraries announce the winners of the Fifth Annual Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Contest at Boston College. The response this year was impressive in the relevance, variety of topics and the attention to social justice and environmental...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 16, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 16, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 305
Saint Paul and the Spiritual Exercises


Reverend Scott Brodeur, S.J., Professor at the Gregorian University at Rome


"Christ will be magnified in my body, whether by life or by death. For to me life is Christ and death is gain…I do not know which I will choose” (Phil 1:20b-21.22b). Writing ...

 
 
Thursday, April 17, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 17, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 17, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 17, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 17, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 17, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 17, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 17, 2014 | 5:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall Chapel
Sacred Triduum 2014

Gasson Hall Chapel, Boston College


Holy Thursday, April 17

Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper

5:00 PM Mass

Rev. Jeremy Zipple SJ, celebrant

 
 
Friday, April 18, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 18, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 18, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 18, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 18, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 18, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Friday April 18, 2014 | 3:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall Chapel
Sacred Triduum 2014

Gasson Hall Chapel, Boston College


Good Friday, April 18

Celebration of the Passion
of the Lord

3:00 PM Service

Rev. Casey Beaumier SJ, celebrant

 
 
Saturday, April 19, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 19, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 19, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 19, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 19, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday April 19, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Saturday April 19, 2014 | 8:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall Chapel
Sacred Triduum 2014

Gasson Hall Chapel, Boston College


Holy Saturday, April 19

The Easter Vigil

8:00 PM

Rev. Donald MacMillan SJ, celebrant

 
 
Sunday, April 20, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 20, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 20, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 20, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 20, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 20, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 20, 2014 | 2:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Docent tours of Paris Night & Day: Photography between the Wars, free and open to the public.
 
 
Monday, April 21, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 21, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 21, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 21, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 21, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 21, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 22, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 22, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 22, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 22, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 22, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 22, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 22, 2014 | 5:30 p.m.   
Barat House, Boston College Law School
The Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy presents "In the Balance: Law and Politics on the Roberts Court Panel" with Mark Tushnet, Harvard Law School; Aziz Huq, University of Chicago Law School; Kent Greenfield, BC Law School; and Ken Kersch, Boston College; moderated by Katharine ...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 22, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.   
Fulton Hall, Room 511
The Boston College Philosophy Department

LaBrecque Medical Ethics Series presents


“The Ethics of Pregnancy:
Towards an Integrated Approach”


John Haldane

Professor of Philosophy and Director

Centre for Ethics, Philosophy & Public Affairs

University of St Andrews, Scotland...

 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 22, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Murray Family Function Room, Yawkey Center
Students selected by their professors at some two dozen Boston-area colleges and universities will read from their own poetry at the annual intercollegiate poetry event, hosted by Boston College. This year’s keynote speaker is Elizabeth “Betsy” Sholl, poet laureate of the State of Maine from 2006 t...
 
 
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 23, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 23, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 23, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 23, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 23, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 23, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 23, 2014 | 5:00 p.m.   
Devlin Hall, Room 101
Lecture by Paul Messier, conservator of photographs.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 23, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
The Drowsy Chaperone begins when a die-hard musical-theater fan plays his favorite album on his turntable, and the musical literally bursts in to life in his living room, telling the rambunctious tale of a brazen Broadway starlet trying to find and keep her true love.


Directed by Stuart Hecht...

 
 
Thursday, April 24, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 24, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 24, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 24, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 24, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 24, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 24, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 24, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
Stokes Hall, Art Tent
Music, theater, dance, film screenings, art exhibitions and demonstrations, literary readings, children's activities, special events, and much more!
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 24, 2014 | 4:30 p.m.   
Cushing Hall, Room 001
Throughout the 20th Century, Kodak was a primary force in shaping the practices of amateur photography, actively influencing the practices of family and personal photography with its concept of the “Kodak moment.” In the postwar period, its counterpart Polaroid emerged to sell the idea of photograph...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 24, 2014 | 6:30 p.m.   
Devlin Hall, Room 101
Explore how artists are tackling the complex subject of climate change, pointing the way towards prepared, resilient, “climate smART” communities.


Panelists:

Mags Harries, creator of nationally recognized, award-winning public art projects and faculty member of the School of Boston Museum o...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 24, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
The Drowsy Chaperone begins when a die-hard musical-theater fan plays his favorite album on his turntable, and the musical literally bursts in to life in his living room, telling the rambunctious tale of a brazen Broadway starlet trying to find and keep her true love.


Directed by Stuart Hecht...

 
 
Friday, April 25, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 25, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 25, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 25, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 25, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 25, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 25, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 25, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
Stokes Hall, Art Tent
Music, theater, dance, film screenings, art exhibitions and demonstrations, literary readings, children's activities, special events, and much more!
 
 
 
 
Friday April 25, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.   
Stokes Hall, Art Tent
South Park executive producer Anne Garefino, '81, will receive the 2014 Alumni Award.


Boston College's Sullivan Artist-in-Residence Seamus Connolly will be receiving the Faculty Award for 2014.

 
 
 
 
Friday April 25, 2014 | 5:00 p.m.   
Devlin Hall, Room 101
The Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy presents "The Power of Money" discussion panel with Benjamin Cohen, University of California Santa Barbara; Harold James, Princeton University; and Jonathan Kirshner, Cornell University...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 25, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
The Drowsy Chaperone begins when a die-hard musical-theater fan plays his favorite album on his turntable, and the musical literally bursts in to life in his living room, telling the rambunctious tale of a brazen Broadway starlet trying to find and keep her true love.


Directed by Stuart Hecht...

 
 
Saturday, April 26, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 26, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 26, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 26, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 26, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 26, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday April 26, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 26, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
Stokes Hall, Art Tent
Music, theater, dance, film screenings, art exhibitions and demonstrations, literary readings, children's activities, special events, and much more!
 
 
 
 
Saturday April 26, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Devlin Hall, Room 101
Five contemporary Russian émigré authors, Philip Isaac Berman (Филипп Исаак Берман), Leonid Bulanov (Леонид Буланов), Pav...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 26, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
The Drowsy Chaperone begins when a die-hard musical-theater fan plays his favorite album on his turntable, and the musical literally bursts in to life in his living room, telling the rambunctious tale of a brazen Broadway starlet trying to find and keep her true love.


Directed by Stuart Hecht...

 
 
Sunday, April 27, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 27, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 27, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 27, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 27, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 27, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 27, 2014 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 27, 2014 | 2:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Docent tours of Paris Night & Day: Photography between the Wars, free and open to the public.
 
 
 
 
Sunday April 27, 2014 | 2:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
The Drowsy Chaperone begins when a die-hard musical theater fan plays his favorite album on his turntable, and the musical literally bursts in to life in his living room, telling the rambunctious tale of a brazen Broadway starlet trying to find and keep her true love.


Directed by Stuart Hecht...

 
 
Monday, April 28, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 28, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 28, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 28, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 28, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 28, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 28, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Monday April 28, 2014 | 4:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
Performances by Boston College students. Sandra Hebert, director.
 
 
 
 
Monday April 28, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
Performances by Boston College students. Sandra Hebert, director.
 
 
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 29, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 29, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 29, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 29, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library Lobby
In 1915, in the woodwork shop at the Jesuit-run orphanage of Tushanwan, Shanghai, Brother Aloysius Beck SJ and his young workers made 86 wooden model pagodas for the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition. This was held in San Francisco and the pagodas were shipped across the Pacific for public disp...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 29, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 29, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 30, 2014 | TBA   
John J. Burns Library, Bapst Building, Boston College
On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of his death, Boston College celebrates in 2014 one of the most influential Victorian poets, the Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889).


Two important events will mark this celebration. An exhibition of unique items from Burns Library collection related ...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 30, 2014 | TBA   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
“Illuminating Stained Glass”: photos by Gary Wayne Gilbert


The stained glass windows in the Bapst and Burns Libraries were designed by Earl Edward Sanborn in the 1920s. The windows illustrate the various disciplines taught at Boston College; the shields of the 54 Jesuit institutions around the...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 30, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library, Level One Gallery
Every Bostonian has a fond relation to the Charles River, a symbol of our city. After decades of having notoriously polluted waters, the Charles has gained an infamous reputation as a toxic river system. In recent years, however, one of the most successful environmental restorations of New England ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 30, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library
This exhibit, drawn from the rich resources of the John J. Burns Library Liturgy and Life collection, seeks to introduce younger Catholics and others to a world of religious piety and worship now lost,
or at least less familiar than the one that has defined the U.S. Catholic community of the past ha...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 30, 2014 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum of Art, Devlin Hall 101
Between 1918 and 1939, Paris drew a rich international community of artists and writers who nourished each other’s creativity to produce one of the richest cultural moments of the twentieth century. Photographers were among them, and in a city where social and artistic hierarchies had been unsettled ...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 30, 2014 | 5:30 p.m.   
Higgins Hall, Room 300
The Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy presents "Transnational Justice and Democracy: Overcoming Three Dogmas of Political Theory" with Rainer Forst of Johann Wolfgang Goethe University.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 30, 2014 | 6:00 p.m.   
Cadigan Alumni Center Atrium, Brighton Campus,
Presenter: Alice McDermott, novelist, Professor of the Humanities, Johns Hopkins University
 
 
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