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Friday, February 1, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday February 1, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday February 1, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Friday February 1, 2008 | 12:30 p.m.   
Gasson 100
Professor Donald Hafner, BC undergraduates will present their research in the humanities, natural sciences and social sciences in a series of panels and poster presentations
 
 
 
 
Friday February 1, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
 
 
Saturday, February 2, 2008
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday February 2, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Saturday February 2, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater
Come to PSBC's 16th Annual Culture Show, the longest-running culture show on campus! The Philippine Society invites people to join us in sharing our heritage and experiencing the magic that was, the magic that is, and the magic that is yet to come. Come experience a fun-filled evening of traditional ...
 
 
Sunday, February 3, 2008
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday February 3, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Sunday February 3, 2008 | 2:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
The Boston College women's basketball team will begin its third season in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
 
 
Monday, February 4, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday February 4, 2008 | TBA   
TD BankNorth Garden
It has become Boston's "social event of winter season." The first two Monday nights of February in Boston are reserved for the Beanpot, an annual hockey tournament that featues Boston College, Boston University, Harvard and Northeastern. It all started on Dec. 26, 1952 at the old Boston Arena. The ne...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday February 4, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday February 4, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Monday February 4, 2008 | 8:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
Margaret McAllister, artistic director. Works by Bartok, Berio, Messiaen and Pinkham, with Krista Reisner, violin; Scott Woolweaver, viola; Philip Staudlin, saxophone; Richard Shaughnessy, clarinet; Sandra Hebert and Linda Jiorle-Nagy, pianos; John Anderss, percussion; with special guests the Master ...
 
 
Tuesday, February 5, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday February 5, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday February 5, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 5, 2008 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
"Food Crisis in Niger: Famine and the Role of NGOs," presented by Dr. Jennifer Aker.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 5, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 305
Join us for an evening with English professor James Smith as he reads from Ireland’s Magdalen Laundries and the Nation’s Architecture of Containment, a study of the controversial workhouses where socially marginalized and so-called “fallen” women and girls were confined throughout the 19th and 20th...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 5, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
"Spheres of Influence: Women in Postwar Bosnia," presented by Cynthia Simmons, professor of Slavic Studies at Boston College. Part of 'The Betrayal of Srebrenica' exhibit.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 5, 2008 | 8:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
New music for brass by Composers in Red Sneakers: Lansing McLoskey, Ken Ueno, Delvyn Case and Howard Frazin.
 
 
Wednesday, February 6, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday February 6, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday February 6, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 6, 2008 | 12:00 p.m.   
Boisi Center, 24 Quincy Road
David A. Skeel, Jr. is S. Samuel Arsht Professor of Corporate Law at University of Pennsylvania Law School. Skeel is an expert in bankruptcy and corporate labor law.

This program is sponsored by the Boston College seminar on "Ways of Knowing and the Catholic Intellectual Traditions." For more info...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 6, 2008 | 4:00 p.m.   
Devlin 101
A&S Dean's Colloquium featuring Psychology Professor Ellen Winner
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 6, 2008 | 5:30 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
Continuing the Tradition: C21 Womens’ Series
A panel discussion featuring women theologians from BC speaking about key insights gleaned through their engagement with the work, words and wisdom of historic women in the Catholic tradition. Panelists: Lisa Sowle Cahill, M. Shawn Copeland, Colleen Gri...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 6, 2008 | 6:00 p.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Thompson Room
"The Irish Music Manuscripts of Henry Hudson at the Boston Public Library." Presented by visiting Fulbright scholar Jimmy O'Brien Moran.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday February 6, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
381 Concord Road, Weston, MA
Carolyn Ruppel, Ph.D., Research Geophysicist, U.S. Geological Survey (Woods Hole). Visiting Scientist, MIT Earth Resources Laboratory.Reservations required, due to limited seating. 617-552-8300.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 6, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
In addition to 16 challenging league games, the Boston College men's basketball team will host Kansas, play at Michigan in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge and face Providence in Boston's TD Banknorth Garden.
 
 
Thursday, February 7, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday February 7, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday February 7, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 7, 2008 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
"The 'Vicious Negro Lunatic' and the 'Violent African': Transnational Discourses of Black Male Insanity in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries," presented by Martin Summers.
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 7, 2008 | 6:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Dr. Peter Andersen, San Diego State University, discusses how a health communication campaign to help prevent skiers from contracting skin cancer was designed and implemented.
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 7, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
The Boston College women's basketball team will begin its third season in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 7, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
The former U.S. Asst. Secretary of State Barbara Spyridon Pope and His Eminence Metropolitan Methodios of Boston (among others) featured on panel. The title of the panel is “Love Thy Neighbor: Building a Just Society”. The event will revolve around the ideas/questions of “passing on the faith”, “role...
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 7, 2008 | 7:30 p.m.   
Higgins 300
After a long struggle for independence from Portugal, the people of Mozambique slipped into a bloody civil war that lasted 16 years, killing over a million people and sending another 4.5 million fleeing for refuge. Archbishop Gonçalves was one of the first mediators who successfully brokered peace in...
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 7, 2008 | 7:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Cathleen Kaveny is the John P. Murphy Foundation Professor of Law at Notre Dame Law School, where her seminars explore relationships among theology, philosophy, and law. Her published essays provide the grounding for full discussion of various issues where Christian ethics and U.S. culture and polit...
 
 
Friday, February 8, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday February 8, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday February 8, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Friday February 8, 2008 | 4:00 p.m.   
Gasson 305
Prof. Sally Haslanger, Department of Linguistics and Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will deliver the first lecture in the Fitzgibbons Lecture Series.

The lecture will be followed by a reception and buffet dinner in the Faculty Dining Room in McElroy. RSVP for the dinner and recept...

 
 
 
 
Friday February 8, 2008 | 4:00 p.m.   
Devlin 307
"Arsenic in groundwaters of New England and New Jersey: the conspiracy of Appalachian tectonics and aqueous geochemistry," presented by Dr. Steve Peters, Lehigh University.
 
 
Saturday, February 9, 2008
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday February 9, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
Sunday, February 10, 2008
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday February 10, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Sunday February 10, 2008 | 7:30 p.m.   
Gasson 100
Before she was a novelist, Geraldine Brooks was a reporter for The Wall Street Journal, covering crises in the Middle East, Africa, and the Balkans. Her second novel, March, earned her the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2006. The novel records the Civil War experiences of the father of the four ...
 
 
Monday, February 11, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday February 11, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday February 11, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Monday February 11, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Devlin 227
A discussion of Dante's Divine Comedy. Please come with your questions.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday February 11, 2008 | 8:00 p.m.   
TD BankNorth Garden
The Eagles face off against the Crimson for the Beanpot championship. The game will be broadcast on NESN.
 
 
Tuesday, February 12, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday February 12, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday February 12, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 12, 2008 | 4:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Dr. David C. Berliner, Arizona State University, Regents' Professor, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, will deliver Boston College Teachers for a New Era Fourth Carnegie Lecture.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 12, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Cushing 001
Donald Hays, former Principal Deputy High Representative, Office of the High Representative, Bosnia; Anton Nikiforov, former Special Advisor/Political Officer in the Office of the Prosecutor, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugloslavia (ICTY). Currently, Executive Assistant to the High...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 12, 2008 | 8:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
A recital of new works by composers John McGinn, Andrew List and Margaret McAllister, with Laurie Monahan, mezzo-soprano; Scott Woolweaver, viola; George Lopez, piano; Charles Dimmick and Sasha Callahan, violins; Rachel Braude, flute; Nat Farny, viola; Leo Eguchi, cello....
 
 
Wednesday, February 13, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday February 13, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday February 13, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 13, 2008 | 12:00 p.m.   
O'Neill Library, Room 413
Peyton Place by Grace Metalious

Discussion Leader: Pam Perry, Catalog Librarian, O'Neill Library


Reading for Pleasure is a relaxed and informal book discussion series sponsored by O'Neill Library. Feel free to bring your lunch to the discussion. Beverages and cookies are provide. View enti...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 13, 2008 | 4:30 p.m.   
Gasson 305
Marc Landy, professor of Political Science and faculty chair of the Irish Institute at Boston College, Kay Schlozman, J. Joseph Moakley endowed professor of Political Science at Boston College, and Alan Wolfe, founding director of the Boisi Center and professor of Political Science at Boston College ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday February 13, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
381 Concord Road, Weston, MA
Carolyn Ruppel, Ph.D., Research Geophysicist, U.S. Geological Survey (Woods Hole). Visiting Scientist, MIT Earth Resources Laboratory.Reservations required, due to limited seating. 617-552-8300.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 13, 2008 | 7:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Lecture by United Nations scholar Thomas G. Weiss, who is Presidential Professor of Political Science at The CUNY Graduate Center, and Director of the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies, where he is co-director of the United Nations Intellectual History Project. Reception to follow in M...
 
 
Thursday, February 14, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday February 14, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday February 14, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 14, 2008 | 12:00 p.m.   
Boisi Center, 24 Quincy Road
Clayton M. Christensen is the Robert and Jane Cizik Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School, with a joint appointment in the Technology & Operations Management and General Management faculty groups. Professor Christensen was born in Salt Lake City, Utah. He worked as a mi...
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 14, 2008 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
"A 'New Freedom Movement of Negro Women': Sojourning for Truth, Justice, and Human Rights during the Early Cold War," presented by Erik McDuffie, visiting scholar. Erik McDuffie is an Assistant Professor in the African American Studies and Research Program and in the Gender and Women’s Studies Progr...
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 14, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
In addition to 16 challenging league games, the Boston College men's basketball team will host Kansas, play at Michigan in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge and face Providence in Boston's TD Banknorth Garden.
 
 
Friday, February 15, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday February 15, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday February 15, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Friday February 15, 2008 | 4:00 p.m.   
Devlin 307
"Turning noise into signal: microtremor measurements in metropolitan Beijing for seismic hazard reduction with the applications of the Hilbert-Huang transform," presented by Dr. Lanbo Liu, University of Connecticut.
 
 
 
 
Friday February 15, 2008 | 6:00 p.m.   
Flynn Sports Complex
Fundraising function for the American Cancer Society, 12-hour event, ends at 6AM on Saturday morning.
 
 
 
 
Friday February 15, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
 
 
Saturday, February 16, 2008
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday February 16, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Saturday February 16, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theatre
Part of Latino Family Weekend, our culture show, "Revelations," is the culminating event. This show is used as an expression of the importance of our values, heritage, and family. Please join us in celebrating our 30th year anniversary and taking part in our cultural exhibitions. Look forward to powe...
 
 
 
 
Saturday February 16, 2008 | 8:00 p.m.   
Irish Room, Gasson Hall
The University Wind Ensemble of Boston College presents its winter performance, an exciting evening of music inspired by dance celebrating the traditions of Gypsy folk dance and American folk melodies.
 
 
Sunday, February 17, 2008
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday February 17, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday February 17, 2008 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Sunday February 17, 2008 | 1:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
In addition to 16 challenging league games, the Boston College men's basketball team will host Kansas, play at Michigan in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge and face Providence in Boston's TD Banknorth Garden.
 
 
 
 
Sunday February 17, 2008 | 3:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100
Featuring Miguel Garcia-Bender, 2008 Winner of the Boston College Concerto Competition playing Max Bruch, Violin Concerto in G Minor
 
 
Monday, February 18, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday February 18, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday February 18, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday February 18, 2008 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Monday February 18, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
The Boston College women's basketball team will begin its third season in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
 
 
 
 
Monday February 18, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Devlin Hall 008
In celebration of the publication of Take Heart: Catholic Writers on Hope in Our Time, the Church in the 21st Century Center will sponsor a public forum on the meaning of hope led by prominent Catholic writers: Kevin Cullen of the Boston Globe; Clare Dunsford, associate dean of the College of Art...
 
 
 
 
Monday February 18, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
Dessert reception and exhibition viewing
 
 
 
 
Monday February 18, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Dana L. Cloud teaches in the Communication Studies Department at the University of Texas, Austin. She has published Rhetorics of Therapy, Sage, 1998, and is completing a second on the role of democratic dissidents in the U.S. labor movement. Along with many book chapters, Cloud has published numero...
 
 
Tuesday, February 19, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday February 19, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday February 19, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday February 19, 2008 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 19, 2008 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
"Terre et chair: Re-embodying Violence in Gisèle Pineau's Macadam Dreams," presented by Régine Jean-Charles, visiting scholar.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 19, 2008 | 4:30 p.m.   
Murray Room, Yawkey Center
John B. Dunn, Director of Public Affairs, Boston College; Sally Millar, R.N., M.B.A. Director, Patient Care Services Information System Director at Massachusetts General Hospital; and Judith Shindul-Rothschild, PhD, RN, RNCS, Associate Professor, William F. Connell School of Nursing, Boston College. ...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 19, 2008 | 5:00 p.m.   
Carney 103
Dr. Barry Cipra will speak as a guest of the Mathematics Department and the Boston College Mathematics Society. Dr. Cipra is a prolific mathematics writer. He is a Contributing Correspondent for "Science" magazine, and the author of a number of popular math books including the series "What's happenin...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 19, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
This event is related to the photographic exhibit, "The Betrayal of Srebrenica: A Commemoration," on display in the Bapst Art Library Gallery until February 29. Question and answer period to follow the film.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 19, 2008 | 8:00 p.m.   
Cabaret Room, Vanderslice Hall
In anticipation of the band's annual trip to the Lionel Hampton International Jazz Festival in Moscow, Idaho, BC bOp! will perform its "Idaho set"-- the music that will be performed in competition at the festival. Come enjoy some great jazz and help send the band off to Idaho!...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 19, 2008 | 8:00 p.m.   
St. Mary’s Chapel
Works of Mozart and Beethoven.
 
 
Wednesday, February 20, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday February 20, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday February 20, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday February 20, 2008 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 20, 2008 | 5:00 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Dr. Susan Aaronson, George Washington University, will discuss how trade policies affect human rights issues around the globe and what governments can do to promote human rights as they seek to expand trade.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 20, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson 305
Ted Conover, one of the finest participatory journalists of his generation, talks about what it is like to completely emerge himself in various subcultures and translate those experiences into writing. Conover will discuss his most recent book, Newjack, for which he became a corrections officer at...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday February 20, 2008 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Bonn Studio
Ashley Smith's incredible story is the springboard for an original piece of collage theater that combines images, actions, and vignettes in order to explore such themes as telling one's own story, crime as entertainment, privacy versus celebrity, the omnivorous appetite of the mass media, and finding...
 
 
Thursday, February 21, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday February 21, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday February 21, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday February 21, 2008 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 21, 2008 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
"Only Draw in Your Countrymen: Akan Community and Culture in Colonial New York City," presented by Walter Rucker, visiting scholar.

A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Professor Walter Rucker has authored a number of book reviews and journal articles appearing in the Journal of Black Studies, the J...
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 21, 2008 | 4:30 p.m.   
Higgins 300
Nicholas A. Christakis, MD, PhD, MPH, Professor of Medical Sociology in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School, and Professor of Sociology in the Department of Sociology in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences, focuses his work on health and social networks. His lecture wi...
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 21, 2008 | 6:30 p.m.   
Cushing 001
This documentary film, nominee of the Grand Jury Prize for the 2007 Sundance Film Festival, explores the lives of five American Christian families as they come to terms with the sexual identity of their children. The movie screening will begin at 6:30pm, followed by a panel discussion with Prof. John...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday February 21, 2008 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Bonn Studio
Ashley Smith's incredible story is the springboard for an original piece of collage theater that combines images, actions, and vignettes in order to explore such themes as telling one's own story, crime as entertainment, privacy versus celebrity, the omnivorous appetite of the mass media, and finding...
 
 
Friday, February 22, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday February 22, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday February 22, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday February 22, 2008 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Friday February 22, 2008 | 1:00 p.m.   
Vanderslice Caberet Room
Appointments are every 15 minutes, beginning at 1:00pm and ending at 6:45pm.

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Friday February 22, 2008 | 4:00 p.m.   
Devlin 307
"Atlantic and Neotectonism in the Western Hudson Highlands, New York to Central New Jersey area," presented by Dr. Alec Gates, Rutgers University.
 
 
 
 
Friday February 22, 2008 | 7:30 p.m.   
Conte Forum
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday February 22, 2008 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Bonn Studio
Ashley Smith's incredible story is the springboard for an original piece of collage theater that combines images, actions, and vignettes in order to explore such themes as telling one's own story, crime as entertainment, privacy versus celebrity, the omnivorous appetite of the mass media, and finding...
 
 
Saturday, February 23, 2008
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday February 23, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday February 23, 2008 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday February 23, 2008 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Bonn Studio
Ashley Smith's incredible story is the springboard for an original piece of collage theater that combines images, actions, and vignettes in order to explore such themes as telling one's own story, crime as entertainment, privacy versus celebrity, the omnivorous appetite of the mass media, and finding...
 
 
Sunday, February 24, 2008
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday February 24, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday February 24, 2008 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Sunday February 24, 2008 | 2:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Bonn Studio
Ashley Smith's incredible story is the springboard for an original piece of collage theater that combines images, actions, and vignettes in order to explore such themes as telling one's own story, crime as entertainment, privacy versus celebrity, the omnivorous appetite of the mass media, and finding...
 
 
 
 
Sunday February 24, 2008 | 3:00 p.m.   
Gasson 100
Songs of Debussy, Chausson, Fauré, Delius, Hahn
Mary Hubbell (BC '97), soprano & Susan McAdoo, piano
 
 
Monday, February 25, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday February 25, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday February 25, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday February 25, 2008 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Monday February 25, 2008 | 4:00 p.m.   
Connolly House
Presented by David Brundage.
 
 
 
 
Monday February 25, 2008 | 7:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Lectura Dantis, a public reading of Dante's Divine Comedy, presents Purgatorio XXVI with Prof. Vincent Pollina, Tufts University. 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, February 26, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday February 26, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday February 26, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 26, 2008 | 4:15 p.m.   
Gasson 100
Boston College Chamber Music Society. Sandra Hebert, director.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 26, 2008 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
"The Atlantic World: A View from the Cane Fields of Eighteenth-Century Jamaica," presented by Alexander Byrd.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 26, 2008 | 6:00 p.m.   
Boston College-Ireland
Learning from America
Prof Cynthia Young (Dir., African and African Diaspora Studies, BC)

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 Dublin....
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 26, 2008 | 8:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater
Rooftopcomedy.com is putting on a national competition to find the funniest college comedian and short fimmakers. BC is one of the few schools that has been chosen to participate in this competition. The first round of the stand-up comedy competition takes place on Feb. 26 in Robsham. Any BC student ...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday February 26, 2008 | 8:00 p.m.   
St. Mary’s Chapel
A Lenten Offering. Music of Pergolesi with Margaret Felice, soprano; Brooke Larimer, mezzo-soprano.
 
 
Wednesday, February 27, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday February 27, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday February 27, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday February 27, 2008 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 27, 2008 | 12:00 p.m.   
Boisi Center, 24 Quincy Road
Martha Minow, the Jeremiah Smith, Jr. Professor of Law, has taught at Harvard since 1981. She writes about human rights and advocacy for members of racial and religious minorities and for women, children, and persons with disabilities.

Reservations required; please email Susan Richard at richarsh...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday February 27, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
The Voice of the Faithful now has five years of history behind it. C21 brings together on Wednesday, February 27 a panel well-qualified to examine the impact the lay organization has had and its prospects looking ahead. James E. Post, a co-founder of VOTF, Alan Wolfe, Director of BC’s Boisi Center...
 
 
Thursday, February 28, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday February 28, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday February 28, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended by over 30,000 survivors and their suppor...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday February 28, 2008 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 28, 2008 | 5:00 p.m.   
Devlin 008
A panel discussion by four women who have built careers in international diplomacy addressing the advancement of women in the field, their key experiences and current projects, and specific advice about education and training for future careers in diplomacy.

Ambassador Elena Poptodorova, Bulgarian Am...

 
 
 
 
Thursday February 28, 2008 | 6:30 p.m.   
Connolly House
Lecture on Séamus Ennis' Gaelic song translations, by visiting Fulbright scholar Jimmy O'Brien Moran; concert of Irish songs performed by Bridget Fitzgerald and Mary Lee Partington, with uilleann piper Jimmy O'Brien Moran.
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 28, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
The Boston College women's basketball team will begin its third season in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
 
 
 
 
Thursday February 28, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Cushing 001
The Women’s Studies Program at Boston College is hosting the screening of the documentary film, Never Perfect followed by a discussion with the director herself, Regina Park. This documentary explores the historical, cultural and social issues surrounding the increasing popularity of cosmetic surge...
 
 
Friday, February 29, 2008
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday February 29, 2008 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library
The Ellerton J. Brehaut Bostonia Collection of books, pamphlets, guidebooks, newspapers, maps, documents, periodicals and images of Boston and Boston history.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday February 29, 2008 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Exhibit extended until Friday, March 14. Photographic exhibition presented by visiting professor Lisa DiCaprio (History Department), featuring photographs by Paula Allen. The exhibit comprises photographs of Srebrenica, Srebrenica survivors, and the July 11, 2005 commemoration of Srebrenica attended ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday February 29, 2008 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
This exhibition presents the reconstruction of an ancient mosaic floor from a synagogue in Hammam Lif, Tunisia (the ancient town of Naro, later called Aquae Persianae by the Romans). The mosaics, along with contemporary jewelry, coins, marble statues, ritual objects, and textiles from the Brooklyn Mu...
 
 
 
 
Friday February 29, 2008 | 7:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
 
 
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