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Monday, October 1, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday October 1, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday October 1, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Monday October 1, 2007 | 4:00 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
The Faculty/Staff organization Latinos/as @ Boston College in celebration of the Hispanic heritage month is having an open house social following with a lecture from Dr. Ana M. Martinez Aleman, Associate Professor, Chairperson, Education, Lynch School of Ed. Admin/Higher Ed. who will be speaking abou...
 
 
Tuesday, October 2, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday October 2, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday October 2, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday October 2, 2007 | 1:30 p.m.   
Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus
Presenter: James Mongelluzzo
This six-week workshop introduces the fundamentals of leading public prayer by lay people. The first class meeting is an overview of basics of ritual expression and the essentials of liturgical presiding. The remaining class meetings are devoted to exploring selected lit...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 2, 2007 | 4:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Ambassador Itamar Rabinovich is the incumbent of the Ettinger Chair of Contemporary Middle Eastern History of Tel Aviv University. He has recently completed an eight-year term as the University's President. He has also served as Chairman of the Department of Middle Eastern Studies, Director of the Da...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 2, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Vanderslice Hall
Molly Bang's first books were collections of folktales that she translated or collected, and then illustrated--books like The Grey Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher and The Paper Crane. When she became a mother herself, she moved into the world of childhood with Ten, Nine, Eight and When Sophie Gets A...
 
 
Wednesday, October 3, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday October 3, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday October 3, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 3, 2007 | 4:00 p.m.   
Carney 104
To seek another for spiritual direction carries the expectancy of finding a listener whose life has been tested in ways comparable to one’s own. This listening person will receive the seeker and walk with her/him in the ups and downs of life with care and constancy. From their encounters, the seeker ...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 3, 2007 | 4:15 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
Japanese Song and Music for Koto. Miho Sato, soprano; Gary Tucker, baritone; Sumie Kaneko, koto and Linda Papatopoli, piano.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 3, 2007 | 4:30 p.m.   
Higgins 300
Michael Alexander, the former Berry Professor, is Honorary Professor of English Literature at the University of St Andrews. He is the author of many influential books, including Medievalism: The Middle Ages in Modern England, Beowulf: A Verse Translation, and The Poetic Achievement of Ezra Pound....
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 3, 2007 | 5:00 p.m.   
Gasson 310
Come learn about exciting opportunities to volunteer and intern abroad in 20 countries with Projects Abroad. Projects Abroad send 3,500 volunteers abroad a year to Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe to be involved in a variety of dynamic placements
including teaching English, working wit...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 3, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
Merkert 127
Discussion of newly published book by Professor John Makransky with Prof. Michael Himes and Professor Richard Kearney.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday October 3, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
381 Concord Road, Weston, MA
David B. Cist, Ph.D., Geophysicist, Research Engineer. Geophysical Survey Systems, Inc.
Reservations required, due to limited seating. 617-552-8300.
 
 
Thursday, October 4, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday October 4, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday October 4, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday October 4, 2007 | 2:00 p.m.   
66 Commonwealth Ave
Prayer offers a time and space in which to foster our relationship with God, and helps sustain us in life and ministry. Christianity offers us a rich tradition of prayer styles. This workshop will focus on six ‘ways of Christian prayer;’ each session will include a facilitated experience of prayer as...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday October 4, 2007 | 3:00 p.m.   
Corcoran Commons Plaza
BC Dining will be promoting healthy, locally produced food and goods at our Farmer's Markets each Thursday in September running through October 4. Stop by Corcoran Plaza (3-6pm) where you'll be sure to find some fresh, flavorful produce. All items will be locally grown or prepared in the 6 New Englan...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 4, 2007 | 4:30 p.m.   
Higgins 300
Clare Asquith is author of the widely reviewed, Shadowplay: The Hidden Beliefs and Coded Politics of William Shakespeare (2005), which argued persuasively the importance of Shakespeare’s Catholic contexts, and, more controversially, the presence of hidden Catholic codes in the plays. Her work is ...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 4, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
Marco Impagliazzo, International President of the
Community of Sant’Egidio Response by Cardinal Sean O’Malley, Archbishop of Boston
A month before the opening of the Second Vatican Council, Pope John XXIII said in a famous radio message “… the Church presents herself as what she is and what she wan...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 4, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Devlin Hall 101
Robert Mankoff has been drawing cartoons for the New Yorker since 1977, has served as that magazine's cartoon editor since 1997, and is the editor of The Complete New Yorker Cartoons (all 68,647). He is also the author of The Naked Cartoonist: A New Way to Enhance Your Creativity, in which he e...
 
 
Friday, October 5, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday October 5, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday October 5, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday October 5, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Friday October 5, 2007 | 4:00 p.m.   
Cushing 001
"Peter Lombard's Sentences: Are They Original? Does It Matter?" by Giulio Silano, University of St. Michael's College, University of Toronto.

Buffet Dinner and Discussion to follow in McElroy Faculty Dining Room....
 
 
 
 
Friday October 5, 2007 | 9:00 p.m.   
The Chocolate Bar
The Music Guild and Nights on the Heights are proud to announce a new unplugged concert series featuring BC musicians and bands! Called Acoustic Chocolate, it will be a monthly feature in the Chocolate Bar (which will of course be open and serving chocolately deliciousness), and premieres next Friday...
 
 
Saturday, October 6, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday October 6, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday October 6, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday October 6, 2007 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Saturday October 6, 2007 | 12:00 p.m.   
Alumni Stadium
The Bowling Green Falcons visit the Heights on October 6. The Eagles will enter the 2007 season in the hunt for an unprecedented ninth consecutive bowl game and eighth consecutive bowl win. The 2006 Eagles finished with a 10-3 overall record and ranked 20th by both major polls. First-team All-ACC qua...
 
 
Sunday, October 7, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday October 7, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday October 7, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Sunday October 7, 2007 | 12:00 p.m.   
Sheraton Needham Hotel
Hall of Fame Induction & Luncheon

Anne Marie Ambros ’99, Field Hockey
Jack Bicknell, Football Coach
Howard Eisley ’94, Basketball
Stephen Griffin ’87, Tennis
Sean McGowan ’99, Baseball
Gerard Phelan ’85, Football
Ann Porrell ’86 Soccer
Shannon Smith ’00 Track & Field, Cross Country
James E...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday October 7, 2007 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
Monday, October 8, 2007
 
 
 
Monday October 8, 2007 | 7:00 a.m.   
n/a
All University offices are closed.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday October 8, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday October 8, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
Tuesday, October 9, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday October 9, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday October 9, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday October 9, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday October 9, 2007 | 1:30 p.m.   
Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus
Presenter: James Mongelluzzo
This six-week workshop introduces the fundamentals of leading public prayer by lay people. The first class meeting is an overview of basics of ritual expression and the essentials of liturgical presiding. The remaining class meetings are devoted to exploring selected lit...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 9, 2007 | 4:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Presenter: Mark S. Massa, SJ, Co-Director, the Curran Center for American Catholic Studies, Fordham University
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 9, 2007 | 6:00 p.m.   
O'Neill Plaza
Send your BC Eagles off to Indiana on Tuesday, October 9th for their game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish! Come to O'Neill Plaza between 6:00PM and 7:00PM for a great rally and free giveaways! And don't forget to watch the game on Saturday, October 13th!...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 9, 2007 | 8:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
Concert explores the relationship between Jackson Pollock and jazz music.

With Thomas Oboe Lee, Adam Birnbaum BC ’01 and the Fringe
 
 
Wednesday, October 10, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday October 10, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday October 10, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday October 10, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 10, 2007 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 008
Farouk El-Baz, director of the Boston University Center for Remote Sensing, will speak about the underground lake that was discovered in Sudan's Darfur region. The Great Sahara of North Africa is the largest desert on Earth. In its driest eastern part the received solar radiation is capable of evapor...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 10, 2007 | 6:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
Directed by Meghan Allen, T.C.R.G. Live dance music by Séamus Connolly and friends. 6:30 Beginner instruction, 6:45 Dances taught (all levels).
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 10, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
Devlin 101
A panel featuring Pat DeLeeuw, vice provost for faculties and scholar of medieval religion; Boyd Taylor Coolman, assistant professor of theology and scholar of Christian theology; and Will Morales, director of Boston's Youth Enrichment Services and past participant in The Learning Channel's The Mon...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday October 10, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
381 Concord Road, Weston, MA
David B. Cist, Ph.D., Geophysicist, Research Engineer. Geophysical Survey Systems, Inc.
Reservations required, due to limited seating. 617-552-8300.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday October 10, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Main Stage
By Mary Zimmerman Based on David R. Slavitt's Translation of The Metamorphoses of Ovid. Directed by Luke Jorgensen.

Metamorphoses brings Ovid's tales to stunning visual life. Set in and around a large pool of water on stage, Metamorphoses juxtaposes the ancient and the contemporary in both l...
 
 
Thursday, October 11, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday October 11, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday October 11, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday October 11, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday October 11, 2007 | 2:00 p.m.   
66 Commonwealth Ave
Prayer offers a time and space in which to foster our relationship with God, and helps sustain us in life and ministry. Christianity offers us a rich tradition of prayer styles. This workshop will focus on six ‘ways of Christian prayer;’ each session will include a facilitated experience of prayer as...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 11, 2007 | 4:00 p.m.   
Law School, Newton campus, East Wing 120
Panel Discussion. The panelists are Edward A. Hartnett, Prof. of Law, Seton Hall Univ. School of Law; M. Cathleen Kaveny, Prof. of Law and Theology, Univ. of Notre Dame Law School; James F. Keenan, S.J., Prof. of Theology, Boston College; and Very Rev. Russell E. Smith, Senior Director of Ethics, Ca...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 11, 2007 | 4:00 p.m.   
Devlin Hall, Room 101
An illustrated lecture by Carlota Duarte, RSCJ, a Mexican-American artist/photographer from Chiapas, Mexico.
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 11, 2007 | 4:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Learn about the grassroots response to the role of U.S. policy toward Venezuela
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 11, 2007 | 4:30 p.m.   
Gasson 305
*Charles Mathewes, University of Virginia
* Ronald Thiemann, Harvard Divinity School
* David Hollenbach, Boston College
* Erik Owens, Boston College
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday October 11, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Main Stage
By Mary Zimmerman
Based on David R. Slavitt's Translation of
The Metamorphoses of Ovid
Directed by Luke Jorgensen

Metamorphoses brings Ovid's tales to stunning visual life. Set in and around a large pool of water on stage, Metamorphoses juxtaposes the ancient and the contemporary in bot...
 
 
Friday, October 12, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday October 12, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday October 12, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday October 12, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday October 12, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Main Stage
By Mary Zimmerman
Based on David R. Slavitt's Translation of
The Metamorphoses of Ovid
Directed by Luke Jorgensen

Metamorphoses brings Ovid's tales to stunning visual life. Set in and around a large pool of water on stage, Metamorphoses juxtaposes the ancient and the contemporary in bot...
 
 
Saturday, October 13, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday October 13, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Saturday October 13, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Vanderslice Hall
Richard Michelson is a prize-winning poet and picture book author and is the proprietor of R. Michelson Galleries in Western Massachusetts. Tonya Bolden's commitment to African-American history is apparent in her award-winning, non-fiction work for middle-grade students. Kathleen Duble's work include...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday October 13, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday October 13, 2007 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Saturday October 13, 2007 | 3:30 p.m.   
South Bend, IN
Boston College Football Coach Jeff Jagodzinski will bring his Eagles to South Bend on October 13 for another exciting matchup against the Irish. The Eagles began the 2007 season in the hunt for an unprecedented ninth consecutive bowl game and eighth consecutive bowl win. The Eagles finished the 2006 ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday October 13, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Main Stage
By Mary Zimmerman
Based on David R. Slavitt's Translation of
The Metamorphoses of Ovid
Directed by Luke Jorgensen

Metamorphoses brings Ovid's tales to stunning visual life. Set in and around a large pool of water on stage, Metamorphoses juxtaposes the ancient and the contemporary in bot...
 
 
Sunday, October 14, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday October 14, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday October 14, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday October 14, 2007 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Sunday October 14, 2007 | 2:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Main Stage
By Mary Zimmerman.
Based on David R. Slavitt's Translation of
The Metamorphoses of Ovid.
Directed by Luke Jorgensen.

Metamorphoses brings Ovid's tales to stunning visual life. Set in and around a large pool of water on stage, Metamorphoses juxtaposes the ancient and the contemporary in b...
 
 
 
 
Sunday October 14, 2007 | 3:30 p.m.   
Conte Forum, Power Gym
This will be your first chance to meet the 2007-2008 Women's Basketball team and coaching staff! Bring your family and friends to come show support for our Eagles! Festivities will include team drills, player introductions, autograph session, trivia contests and raffles....
 
 
Monday, October 15, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday October 15, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday October 15, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday October 15, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Monday October 15, 2007 | 4:00 p.m.   
Fulton 513
Lecture by Rev. John W. Padberg, S.J.
 
 
 
 
Monday October 15, 2007 | 4:00 p.m.   
Connolly House
Presented by Prof. David Lloyd, University of Southern California, English Department.
 
 
 
 
Monday October 15, 2007 | 4:30 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
Healthcare disparities impact the lives of society’s members in many ways including socially, spiritually, environmentally and personally. As nursing leaders, it is important that we work towards eliminating healthcare disparities. The presenters of this program will offer some insights on how...
 
 
Tuesday, October 16, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday October 16, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday October 16, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday October 16, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 16, 2007 | 12:00 p.m.   
Lyons Hall 301
Zine Magubane to lecture. Lunch will be served.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday October 16, 2007 | 1:30 p.m.   
Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus
Presenter: James Mongelluzzo
This six-week workshop introduces the fundamentals of leading public prayer by lay people. The first class meeting is an overview of basics of ritual expression and the essentials of liturgical presiding. The remaining class meetings are devoted to exploring selected lit...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 16, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, Archbishop Emeritus of Washington, DC
What description will best fit the parish of the future? Will it be a smaller familial reality in which everyone knows one another, where its reach extends deeply into a particular neighborhood? Or instead might the parish of tomorro...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 16, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Murray Conference Room, Yawkey Athletic Center
An evening with Cullen Murphy, author of Are We Rome?: The Fall of an Empire and the Fate of America. Comment to follow by Seth Jacobs, History Department, Boston College and Tim Crawford, Political Science Department, Boston College.

Book signing to follow....
 
 
Wednesday, October 17, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday October 17, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday October 17, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday October 17, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 17, 2007 | 4:00 p.m.   
Francis Thompson Room, Burns Library

A poetry reading by Brendan Kennelly, 2007 Burns Library Visiting Scholar in Irish Studies and Professor of Modern Literature at Trinity College, Dublin, 1973-2005.

Professor Kennelly is the author of more than 30 books of poetry, including Familiar Strangers: New and Selected Poems 1960-2004 ...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 17, 2007 | 4:30 p.m.   
Gasson 309
Presenter: Walter Cuenin

In the context of synagogue, mosque, parish, what can we do together? How can the parish be a locus of understanding among religious groups?
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 17, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
Higgins 310
A lecture, by Professor Noel Sheth - Jnana-Deepa Vidyapeeth, Pontifical Institute of Philosophy and Religion, Pune, India
 
 
Thursday, October 18, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday October 18, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday October 18, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday October 18, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday October 18, 2007 | 2:00 p.m.   
66 Commonwealth Ave
Prayer offers a time and space in which to foster our relationship with God, and helps sustain us in life and ministry. Christianity offers us a rich tradition of prayer styles. This workshop will focus on six ‘ways of Christian prayer;’ each session will include a facilitated experience of prayer as...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 18, 2007 | 4:15 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
"Cantos de España." Clara Sandler, soprano; Lyubov Shlain, piano. Music of Turina, Albeniz and de Falla.
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 18, 2007 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 008
Banafsheh Keynoush specializes in Middle East foreign relations, security issues, and international law. A native of the region she has the benefit of extensive first hand professional and life experience in the Middle East. Dr. Keynoush received her Ph.D. from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomac...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 18, 2007 | 6:00 p.m.   
Murray Function Room, Yawkey Center
Fr. Cardenal’s story is one that exemplifies Boston College’s motto of "Men and Women for Others." In 1980, he was appointed Minister of Education for Nicaragua. He spearheaded La Cruzada Nacional de Alfabetizacion, the Nicaragua National Literacy Campaign, using young people as volunteers, which rai...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 18, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater
Join us for the Boston premiere of Into Great Silence, a film by Philip Gröning that chronicles life at the Grand Chartreuse, one of the world's most ascetic monasteries. Gröning lived at the French Alps monastery for six months where he filmed the prayers and rituals of Carthusian monks. Earning a...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 18, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
Lyons 423
Lecture by Dr. Arthur Jones
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 18, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Presenter: David B. Burrell, CSC, Professor, University of Notre Dame
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 18, 2007 | 8:00 p.m.   
St. Mary's Chapel
Music of J.S. Bach. Dana Maiben, violin, Arthur Haas, harpsichord.
 
 
Friday, October 19, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday October 19, 2007 | TBA   
TBA
Seventh Annual Diversity Challenge : The Intersections between Race and Culture in Scientific Research and Mental Health Service Delivery for Children, Adolescents, and Families.

Supported by Grant Number R13MH078714 from the National Institute of Mental Health. The content is solely the responsi...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday October 19, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday October 19, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday October 19, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Friday October 19, 2007 | 4:00 p.m.   
Devlin 307
Lecture by Dr. Jeffrey Johnson of the University of New Hampshire and New Mexico Tech. Part of the Fall 2007 Geosciences Research Seminar series.
 
 
 
 
Friday October 19, 2007 | 4:00 p.m.   
Bishop Peterson's Hall, St. John's Seminary, 127 Lake St.
Prof. Pierre Manent, Centre de Recherches Politiques Raymond Aron presents "The Charms and Limits of Secularization: A Reflection on the Religious Situation of the West."
 
 
 
 
Friday October 19, 2007 | 8:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
 
 
 
 
Friday October 19, 2007 | 8:00 p.m.   
Irish Room, Gasson Hall
An evening of extraordinary music with works by Shostakovich, Prokofiev and other famous Russian composers.
 
 
Saturday, October 20, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday October 20, 2007 | TBA   
TBA
Seventh Annual Diversity Challenge : The Intersections between Race and Culture in Scientific Research and Mental Health Service Delivery for Children, Adolescents, and Families.

Supported by Grant Number R13MH078714 from the National Institute of Mental Health. The content is solely the responsi...
 
 
 
 
Saturday October 20, 2007 | 8:00 a.m.   
Higgins Hall atrium and Room 310
Informal meeting for researchers in the New England area working on parasites. NEAP is a dedicated group of scientists and educators who study biologically interesting and globally important parasites (protozoa, helminthes, arthropods). NEAP has hosted an annual research meeting for the past six year...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday October 20, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library - Gargan Hall
"Faces from Romanian Monastic Life," a collection of photographs by Dragos Lumpan, will be exhibited in Bapst Library's Gargan Hall. Lumpan has done extensive photography for National Geographic and has recently been given a grant by the Romanian government to display his photography here in the Un...
 
 
 
 
Saturday October 20, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100, 9am (8am check-in, 7:30 if registering day-of)
The third annual Welles Remy Crowther Red Bandanna 5K Run honors and celebrates the life of Welles Remy Crowther, a '99 BC grad and 9/11 hero.

To find out more about Welles and to register for the race, please visit: www.redbandannarun.com or stop by the Volunteer & Service Learning Center, 114 ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday October 20, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday October 20, 2007 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Saturday October 20, 2007 | 8:00 p.m.   
Cabaret Room, Vanderslice Hall
Bring your dancing shoes! BC bOp! presents a special evening of Swing Music certain to keep you on your feet. This Band never disappoints with toe-tapping selections from the Great American Songbook.
 
 
Sunday, October 21, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday October 21, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday October 21, 2007 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
Monday, October 22, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday October 22, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday October 22, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Art Gallery

Sacred Space - Sacred Form, an exhibition by Benjamin S. Cariens, is on display in the Bapst Library Art Gallery through Monday, November 19, 2007.

Opening Reception: Wednesday, October 24th. For more information call (617) 552-4295....
 
 
 
 
Monday October 22, 2007 | 5:00 p.m.   
Burns Library’s Thompson Room
The Center for Irish Programs/Burns Library Special Presentation Ecumenism in Ulster: Evaluating the Role of the Church of Ireland, and the Roman Catholic Church, during “The Troubles” in Northern Ireland

Dr. Daithí Ó Corráin, Trinity College Dublin, is our guest scholar presenter. Ó Corráin holds...
 
 
 
 
Monday October 22, 2007 | 5:30 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
Continuing the Tradition...The C21 Series on Women

Panel Discussion with panelists Jane Regan, Assoc. Professor, Theology Department and full time faculty, Institute for Religious Education and Pastoral Ministry; Bernard R. O'Kane, Director, Employee Development at Boston College; Karen Kennedy, D...
 
 
 
 
Monday October 22, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Lectura Dantis, a public reading of Dante's Divine Comedy, presents Purgatorio XXIII with Prof. Fiora Bassanese, University of Massachusetts, Boston. Bilingual texts of the canto will be distributed at the door. The presentation of the text is in English, and the reading in Italian....
 
 
Tuesday, October 23, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday October 23, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Art Gallery

Sacred Space - Sacred Form, an exhibition by Benjamin S. Cariens, is on display in the Bapst Library Art Gallery through Monday, November 19, 2007.

Opening Reception: Wednesday, October 24th. For more information call (617) 552-4295....
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday October 23, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday October 23, 2007 | 1:30 p.m.   
Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus
Presenter: James Mongelluzzo
This six-week workshop introduces the fundamentals of leading public prayer by lay people. The first class meeting is an overview of basics of ritual expression and the essentials of liturgical presiding. The remaining class meetings are devoted to exploring selected lit...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 23, 2007 | 6:00 p.m.   
Boston College-Ireland
Human Rights and the Law
Maurice Manning (Irish Human Rights Commission)
Kathleen O’Toole (Garda Inspectorate)

Boston College New Irish Series
Part of the 2007-08 lecture series presented jointly by the Center for Irish Programs and Irish Studies.
Lectures will alternate between Boston and Du...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 23, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
Murray Conference Room, Yawkey Athletic Center
The Chambers Lecture Series brings high-profile speakers to campus for public programs and student-focused activities. Consistent with Boston College’s commitment to fostering the personal development of its students, the Chambers Lecture Series offers perspectives and guidance designed to shape eth...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 23, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
Ralph Savarese is the author of Reasonable People: A Memoir of Autism and Adoption (2007). The book traces the development of his adopted, non-speaking, six-year-old boy with autism, who had been badly abused and was said to be profoundly retarded. Nine years later, that boy, "DJ," is a fully-inclu...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 23, 2007 | 9:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater
Paul D'Angelo, Brian Kiley and Gary Gulman will be performing in a hilarious night of comedy on the Heights.
 
 
Wednesday, October 24, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday October 24, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Art Gallery

Sacred Space - Sacred Form, an exhibition by Benjamin S. Cariens, is on display in the Bapst Library Art Gallery through Monday, November 19, 2007.

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday October 24, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday October 24, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 24, 2007 | 5:30 p.m.   
McElroy Conference Room
Presenter: Debra Hintz

In more dioceses each year there are parish communities living without a resident priest – more than 3000 priestless parishes in the USA. Several models of administration exist, each one aiming not only to maintain the parish, but also to prosper in carrying forward the miss...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 24, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater
On October 24, 2007, the Center for Human Rights and International Justice will sponsor a lecture by John Prendergast about the conflict in Darfur. Darfur is a western region of Africa’s largest country, the Sudan. A war between rebel groups and Sudanese troops began in 2003 in response to uprising...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday October 24, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Robert Cording is the author of five books of poems including last year's Common Life (CavanKerry Press, 2006). He has published over 300 poems in magazines such as New Yorker, Georgia Review, Paris Review, Nation, Kenyon Review, American Scholar, and numerous others. Twice a fellow in poetry f...
 
 
Thursday, October 25, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday October 25, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Art Gallery

Sacred Space - Sacred Form, an exhibition by Benjamin S. Cariens, is on display in the Bapst Library Art Gallery through Monday, November 19, 2007.

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday October 25, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday October 25, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 25, 2007 | 1:00 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
1:00-3:30 PM: "The New Politics and Policy of Gambling," with Kenneth Himes, O.F.M., Boston College.
Discussant: Shep Melnick, Boston College.

3:45-6:15 PM: "Individual Behavior, Social Impact," with Joseph Quinn, Boston College.

Discussant: John Dombrink, University of California, Irvin...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 25, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Pulitzer-prize winning journalist and author Susan Faludi will speak about her latest book, The Terror Dream: Fear and Fantasy in Post-9/11 America, which examines American society's psychological vulnerability in the aftermath of 9/11. ...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 25, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Higgins 310
Dr. Dahlia Wasfi was born in New York, New York in 1971 to an Iraqi father and a Jewish mother. She spent her early childhood in Saddam Hussein’s Iraq until she returned with her family to the United States in 1977. Dr. Wasfi graduated from Swarthmore College in 1993 with a B.A. in Biology, and from ...
 
 
 
 
Thursday October 25, 2007 | 7:30 p.m.   
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia
Following an open date, the Eagles will travel to Blacksburg to take on the Virginia Tech Hokies in a Thursday night prime-time ESPN game. The Hokies finished the 2006 football season with a 10-3 record. They lost to Georgia in the Chick-Fil-A Bowl at the Georgia Dome by a score of 31-24.

The Eag...
 
 
Friday, October 26, 2007
 
 
 
Friday October 26, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
9:00-11:30AM: "Theology, Gambling and Risk," with Judith Wilt, Boston College. Discussant: Dwayne E. Carpenter, Boston College.

1:00-3:30PM: "Gambling in American Culture," with David Quigley, Boston College. Discussant: Steven A. Light, University of North Dakota....
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday October 26, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Art Gallery

Sacred Space - Sacred Form, an exhibition by Benjamin S. Cariens, is on display in the Bapst Library Art Gallery through Monday, November 19, 2007.

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday October 26, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
O'Neill Library Lobby
Many types of Irish-influenced music, song, and dance are flourishing in the United States today, from the ancient wire-strung Irish harp tradition to old-time Appalachian fiddling, from ballad singing to Riverdance. These and other examples show the contributions of Irish-born musicians to American ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday October 26, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Friday October 26, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
 
 
Saturday, October 27, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday October 27, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Art Gallery

Sacred Space - Sacred Form, an exhibition by Benjamin S. Cariens, is on display in the Bapst Library Art Gallery through Monday, November 19, 2007.

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday October 27, 2007 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Saturday October 27, 2007 | 3:30 p.m.   
Cabaret Room, Vanderslice Hall
Presented by the University Wind Ensemble Chamber Program, Sebastian Bonaiuto, Conductor.
 
 
Sunday, October 28, 2007
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday October 28, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Cushing Hall room 212
Learn the best test-taking strategies, guided by proven techniques, with seasoned faculty. The GMAT test-preparation courses concentrate on the skills critical for good test performance: test-taking techniques, timesaving methods, logical reasoning, verbal ability and math competence....
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday October 28, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Art Gallery

Sacred Space - Sacred Form, an exhibition by Benjamin S. Cariens, is on display in the Bapst Library Art Gallery through Monday, November 19, 2007.

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday October 28, 2007 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Sunday October 28, 2007 | 8:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theatre
Share in this exciting musical experience, featuring the Wind Ensembles of Harvard University, Boston University, Northeastern University, and your own Boston College Wind Ensemble.
 
 
Monday, October 29, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday October 29, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Art Gallery

Sacred Space - Sacred Form, an exhibition by Benjamin S. Cariens, is on display in the Bapst Library Art Gallery through Monday, November 19, 2007.

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday October 29, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Monday October 29, 2007 | 8:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
Boston College Artists-in-Residence. Music of Graham Hair, Margaret McAllister and Beethoven.
 
 
Tuesday, October 30, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday October 30, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Art Gallery

Sacred Space - Sacred Form, an exhibition by Benjamin S. Cariens, is on display in the Bapst Library Art Gallery through Monday, November 19, 2007.

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday October 30, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday October 30, 2007 | 1:30 p.m.   
Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus
Presenter: James Mongelluzzo
This six-week workshop introduces the fundamentals of leading public prayer by lay people. The first class meeting is an overview of basics of ritual expression and the essentials of liturgical presiding. The remaining class meetings are devoted to exploring selected lit...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 30, 2007 | 3:00 p.m.   
Fulton Hall, 513
Can organizations break the industry dogmas and operate from a long term perspective? You are invited to participate in an interactive dialogue on stakeholder relationship management with Prof. Rajendra Sisodia, Bentley College, Marketing Department, and co-author of Firms of Endearment: How World C...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 30, 2007 | 7:00 p.m.   
Higgins 300
Holocaust survivor and poet Sonia Weitz will deliver a stirring account of her labor camp experiences and share her poetry inspired by this struggle.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday October 30, 2007 | 8:00 p.m.   
St. Mary's Chapel
Sandra Hebert, Director. A Program of Early Music: Works by Buxtehude, Handel and others.
 
 
Wednesday, October 31, 2007
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday October 31, 2007 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Art Gallery

Sacred Space - Sacred Form, an exhibition by Benjamin S. Cariens, is on display in the Bapst Library Art Gallery through Monday, November 19, 2007.

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday October 31, 2007 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum, Devlin Hall
Comprising over one hundred paintings, drawings, photographs, and sculptures, this exhibition explores the personal and artistic relationship between famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock and noted Swiss-born photographer and graphic designer Herbert Matter. Featuring compelli...
 
 
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