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Thursday, March 1, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 1, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 1, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 1, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 1, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 1, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 1, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 1, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 1, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
Rev. John T. Pawlikowski, OSM, Ph.D. is a Servite priest and Professor of Social Ethics at the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago and Director of the Catholic-Jewish Studies Program at the CTU’s Cardinal Joseph Bernardin Center. The author of more than fifteen books on Christian-Jewish relations, ...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 1, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson 100
Billy Collins is an American phenomenon. No poet since Robert Frost has managed to combine high critical acclaim with such broad popular appeal. His work has appeared in a variety of periodicals including The New Yorker, The Paris Review, and The American Scholar; he is a Guggenheim fellow and a...
 
 
Friday, March 2, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 2, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 2, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 2, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 2, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 2, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 2, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 2, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Friday March 2, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
St. Ignatius Church
Annual send-off liturgy. 500 volunteers going to 33 sites from Battle Creek, Michigan to Eastman, Georgia.
 
 
 
 
Friday March 2, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Conte Forum
 
 
Saturday, March 3, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 3, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 3, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 3, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 3, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Saturday March 3, 2012 | 2:30 p.m.   
Coral Gables, FL
 
 
 
 
Saturday March 3, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
 
 
Sunday, March 4, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 4, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday March 4, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday March 4, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 4, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 4, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
Join the McMullen Museum for a free docent-led tour of Rural Ireland: The Inside Story each Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
 
 
Monday, March 5, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 5, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 5, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 5, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 5, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 5, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 5, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 5, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 5, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 6, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday March 6, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday March 6, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 6, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 6, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
Wednesday, March 7, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 7, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday March 7, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 7, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday March 7, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 7, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 7, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday March 7, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 7, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 7, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
9 Lake St., Room 035, Brighton Campus
Seminar Series presented by Msgr. James A. Mongelluzzo

This four-part series explores the basic elements of the steps and periods of the catechumenate process. Using the 1986 English version of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) as the primary resource, the series will address the rit...

 
 
Thursday, March 8, 2012
 
 
 
Thursday March 8, 2012 | 8:30 a.m.   
Murray Function Room
Audio Precision presents regular seminars on audio test around the world. We cover best practices for characterizing various devices, look at common mistakes to avoid and give practical advice on automation and what to look for setting up a test program....
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 8, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 8, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 8, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 8, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 8, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 8, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 8, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 8, 2012 | 5:30 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
Presenter: Professor Liam Bergin, Visiting Scholar, Irish Studies
 
 
Friday, March 9, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 9, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 9, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 9, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 9, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 9, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 9, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 9, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 9, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Friday March 9, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall, Room 100, Main Campus
Presenter: Dr. Massimo Faggioli, University of St. Thomas

6:00-7:00: Registration

7:00-8:15: Opening Session

Opening prayer and welcome

Keynote Address: Massimo Faggioli, University of St. Thomas (St. Paul, MN)“The Relevancy of Vatican II after Fifty Years”

Response: Maria Teresa Davil...
 
 
Saturday, March 10, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 10, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 10, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 10, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 10, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 10, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
Sunday, March 11, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday March 11, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday March 11, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 11, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday March 11, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 11, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 11, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
Join the McMullen Museum for a free docent-led tour of Rural Ireland: The Inside Story each Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
 
 
Monday, March 12, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 12, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 12, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 12, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 12, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 12, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 12, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 12, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 12, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Monday March 12, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Professor Angela Bourke will present, in conjunction with the exhibition, Rural Ireland: the Inside Story, a lecture titled: "Visiting the Claddagh: Artists and Others, 1840-1914." She will discuss cultural encounters in the Claddagh in the period between the Great Famine and the Great War. The McM...
 
 
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday March 13, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 13, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday March 13, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 13, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 13, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 13, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday March 13, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 13, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 13, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
Gasson 207
Abraham Landau, a planning manager at TJX who spent two years in Düsseldorf, Germany while opening a branch office, will talk about German business culture and career opportunities in Germany.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 13, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Alumni Center, Boston College, Brighton Campus, 2121 Commonwealth Avenue
"Are Mormons the New Catholics and Jews? Mitt Romney and the Political State of the Union."

American voters have only once selected a non-Protestant to serve in the nation’s highest office. In a year in which a Mormon may for the first time become a major-party presidential candidate, this panel di...

 
 
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 3:00 p.m.   
Carney 309
Speaker: Martin Moeller, Frankfurt

Title: Fuchsian differential equations and derivatives of theta functions

Abstract: Usually the power series expansion of solutions to a Fuchsian differential equation with integral coefficients has huge denominators. One instance when the solution is actuall...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
9 Lake St., Room 035, Brighton Campus
Seminar Series presented by Msgr. James A. Mongelluzzo

This four-part series explores the basic elements of the steps and periods of the catechumenate process. Using the 1986 English version of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) as the primary resource, the series will address the rit...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
Guitar/accordion duo performs jazz, classical and folk. Works by Piazzolla, Debussy, Barrios, Cassan and others.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Corcoran Commons, Heights Room, Chestnut Hill Campus
Presenter: Peter Machinist

The word “myth” has been used in many different ways, sometimes positively, but more often, and especially recently, negatively. Many would argue that it has no relevance for the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, indeed would be expressly rejected by the biblical writers. But i...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
Reception: March 14, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 5:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
The 11th Annual Prophetic Voices Lecture

Miroslav Volf is the Henry B. Wright Professor of Systematic Theology at Yale Divinity School, and the founding Director for the Yale Center for Faith and Culture.

 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 14, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Murray Room, Yawkey Athletic Center
Patrick Kuhse became an expert on ethics the hard way—by taking part in his own criminal acts and suffering the consequences.

Kuhse originally worked as a successful stockbroker, but he kept his clients in the dark about a number of important issues. The situation got worse when a friend offered Kuh...

 
 
Thursday, March 15, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 15, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 15, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 15, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 15, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 15, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 15, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 15, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 15, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 15, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Connolly House
Frances Fitzgerald TD, Irish Cabinet Minister for Children and Youth will speak about the new protocol she, together with her Northern Ireland counterpart, Health Minister Edwin Poots, have launched for cross border cooperation in child protection. Minister Fitzgerald's interests, and those of the Bo...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 15, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 15, 2012 | 3:00 p.m.   
Carney 005
Speaker: Nir Avni, Harvard University

Title: Groups in positive characteristic and groups in characteristic zero

Abstract:
I will talk about several connections between the representation theories of algebraic groups over rings, when you vary the ring. ...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 15, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Featuring Gary Jacobsohn, Author, H. Malcolm MacDonald Professor in Constitutional & Comparative Law, Department of Government, The University of Texas at Austin; Miguel Schor, Professor of Law, Suffolk University Law School; Mark Tushnet, William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law, Harvard Law School;...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 15, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 008
Lecture by Dr. Joshua Walker, University of Richmond.
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 15, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Higgins 300
Earl Lovelace, a renown novelist, playwright and short-story writer will be reading excerpts from his award winning novel, Is Just A Movie. Earl Lovelace's books include While Gods Are Falling, winner of the BP Independence Award; the Caribbean classic The Dragon Can't Dance; and Salt, which...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 15, 2012 | 6:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Book reading and signing with Steve Pemberton ’89.

About the book: A memoir of loss, pain, hope, and resilience, A Chance in the World tells the story of how a mixed-race, mistreated orphan living in foster care sought and found identity, family, and success.

About Steve Pemberton: Pemberton is...

 
 
 
 
Thursday March 15, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
"Pimps Up, Ho's Down" pulls at the threads of the intricately knotted issues surrounding young black women and hip hop culture. What unravels for Tracy D. Sharpley-Whiting is a new, and problematic, politics of gender. In this fascinating and forceful lecture, Sharpley-Whiting, a feminist writer who ...
 
 
Friday, March 16, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 16, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Friday March 16, 2012 | 8:30 a.m.   
Gasson 112
An all-day conference co-sponsored by the Islamic Civilizations and Societies program, the Peace Islands Institute, the Turkish Culural Center, and the Kokkalis Program on Southeastern and East-Central Europe at Harvard Kennedy School....
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 16, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 16, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 16, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 16, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 16, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 16, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 16, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Friday March 16, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library Irish Room
Fionnuala Gerrity, a graduate of the North Bennet Street School Bookbinding Program, will give a presentation about her artist books, as well as her conservation internship at the Burns Library. The presentation is free of charge and open to the public. Space for the event is limited; please RSVP by ...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 16, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Gasson 305
Rebirth, Regeneration and Re-Emergence: The XXth Annual Graduate Conference in Romance Studies hosted by the Boston College Romance Language Graduate Student Association (RLGSA) will be held on March 16-17, 2012. Dr. Mary Baine Campbell, University Professor of Comparative Literature at Brandeis Univ...
 
 
Saturday, March 17, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 17, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Gasson 305
Rebirth, Regeneration and Re-Emergence: The XXth Annual Graduate Conference in Romance Studies hosted by the Boston College Romance Language Graduate Student Association (RLGSA) will be held on March 16-17, 2012. Dr. Mary Baine Campbell, University Professor of Comparative Literature at Brandeis Univ...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 17, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 17, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 17, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 17, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 17, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 17, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 17, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 17, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 17, 2012 | 1:00 p.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
Sunday, March 18, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 18, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday March 18, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday March 18, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday March 18, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 18, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 18, 2012 | 1:00 p.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 18, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
Join the McMullen Museum for a free docent-led tour of Rural Ireland: The Inside Story each Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday March 18, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
Gasson 100
This interfaith and interdisciplinary conference gathers together philosophers, theologians, and literary scholars. Its purpose is to study how the newly expanded Levinas corpus can help us be better readers of the Bible and literature in general.

Keynote address: Dr. Catherine Chalier, Professor of ...

 
 
Monday, March 19, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 19, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 19, 2012 | 8:30 a.m.   
Murray Function Room, Yawkey Center
This interfaith and interdisciplinary conference gathers together philosophers, theologians, and literary scholars. Its purpose is to study how the newly expanded Levinas corpus can help us be better readers of the Bible and literature in general.

Keynote addresses: Dr. Seán Hand, Professor of French...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 19, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 19, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 19, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 19, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 19, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 19, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 19, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 19, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Monday March 19, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
10 Stone Avenue, Room 201
John Marshall Lectures in Political Philosophy

James Piereson is a Manhattan Institute senior fellow and director of the Institute’s Center for the American University. In addition, he is chairman of the selection committee for the VERITAS Fund for Higher Education which allocates grants to progra...

 
 
 
 
Monday March 19, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Higgins 225
Francesco Giavazzi, Bocconi University, Milan

This interdisciplinary seminar series focuses on topics of relevance for current economic policymaking, including analysis of political and strategic dimensions. The series features speakers from the academic world with experience in policymaking and/or a...

 
 
 
 
Monday March 19, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Maloney 429
Richard White of Stanford University will visit the History Department at Boston College March 19th-21st. White is Margaret Byrne Professor of American History and principle investigator for the “Shaping the West Project”, a part of the “Spatial history Project” at Stanford. ...
 
 
 
 
Monday March 19, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Devlin 101
"Beyond Normal: Geometric Survey and Irregular Symmetries in Roman Urban Design,” by David Friedman, Associate Professor, Department of Architecture, MIT
 
 
 
 
Monday March 19, 2012 | 8:00 p.m.   
Higgins 310
Part of Green Week 2012: Save the Humans!
 
 
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 3:00 p.m.   
McGuinn 521
Speaker: Prof. Kannan Soundararajan, Stanford University

Title: Moments and the distribution of values of L-functions

Abstract: I will discuss work on the value distribution and moments of families of L functions. We will start with values to the right of the critical line, where the problem ca...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 4:15 p.m.   
Fulton 511
Part of Green Week 2012: Save the Humans!

Representatives from IT, Dining, Procurement, Transportation & Parking, Facilities and Athletics will be discussing recent sustainability efforts and initiatives. Refreshments available....

 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 521
Speaker: Prof. Samit Dasgupta (UC Santa Cruz)

Title: On the p-adic L-functions of totally real fields.

Abstract: We present a new construction of the p-adic L-functions associated to ray class characters of totally real fields. We define a certain measure-valued cohomology class on GL_n(Z) tha...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Corcoran Commons, Heights Room, Chestnut Hill Campus
Presentation by Rev. Dr. Cheryl A. Kirk-Duggan, professor of theology and women's studies at Shaw University Divinity School, Raleigh, NC.

This presentation provides an overview of African American Spirituals, their connection with Scripture, and how the living and performance of these “chants of ...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 6:00 p.m.   
Lyons Hall (The Rat)
Part of Green Week 2012: Save the Humans!
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Murray Room, Yawkey Athletic Center
Nearly seventy years after it ended, the Second World War remains a contested issue in history and memory in many countries around the world. In her forthcoming book Past Obsessions: World War Two in History and Memory, Carol Gluck considers examples from Europe, Asia, and North America that help u...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Higgins 310
Richard White, Stanford University
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 20, 2012 | 8:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
Bradford Gleim, baritone, and Lindsay Albert, piano.
 
 
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
An exhibition of historical images and contemporary photographs of Bethlehem / An exhibition of ordinary life in Jerusalem.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 12:30 p.m.   
TBA
Part of Green Week 2012: Save the Humans!

Discussion of faith and solidarity in light of the climate crisis with Dan DiLeo, who works with the Catholic Climate Covenant.

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
9 Lake St., Room 035, Brighton Campus
Seminar Series presented by Msgr. James A. Mongelluzzo

This four-part series explores the basic elements of the steps and periods of the catechumenate process. Using the 1986 English version of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) as the primary resource, the series will address the rit...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Morton Keller is Spector Professor of History Emeritus at Brandeis University. His scholarly work focuses on American political and legal history, especially of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Devlin 101
In 2012, in collaboration with the University’s Irish Programs, Boston College’s McMullen Museum will present an exhibition, "Rural Ireland: the Inside Story," inspired by Claudia Kinmonth’s groundbreaking scholarship in Irish Rural Interiors in Art (2006). Her work reveals that, contrary to earli...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Cushing 001
Photojournalist Mimi Chakarova, who grew up in Bulgaria, takes us on a personal investigative journey, exposing the shadowy world of sex trafficking from Eastern Europe to the Middle East and Western Europe. We will host a screening followed by a Q&A panel....
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 21, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Devlin 008
Athletics and the Academy: Towards 2020 lecture series presents Jay Coakley, Independent Scholar

Jay Coakley has published many articles and book chapters primarily on sport, society, and culture. He is the author of Sport In Society: Issues and Controversies (7th edition), a widely used text in th...

 
 
Thursday, March 22, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 22, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 22, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 22, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 22, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 22, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 22, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 22, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 22, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Connolly House
Shane O'Neill, Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, will meet with administrators, faculty and students as part of the Center for Irish Program's continuing effort to promote ever-closer faculty and student interest between Boston College and Queens University Belfast. Dean O'...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 22, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 22, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
Gasson Commons
This conference explores a cross-disciplinary discussion of trauma, to promote both theoretical explication of its significance and practical attempts at “healing,” individual and cultural. RSVP by Friday, March 16 to ILA@BC.EDU
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 22, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
Campion 139
Speaker: Prof. Natasha Speer (University of Maine)

Title: Definitions of mathematical knowledge for teaching: Using these constructs in research on secondary and college mathematics teachers

Abstract: The construct “mathematical knowledge for teaching” (MKT) has received considerable attent...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 22, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Atrium Gallery Auditorium, Theology & Ministry Library
Lecture by Dr. Thomas Massaro, SJ, and Dr. Richard
Clifford, SJ, of the School of Theology & Ministry at Boston College.
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 22, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Higgins 300
The Heinz Bluhm Memorial Lecture for 2012 given by Maria Tatar, John L. Loeb Professor of Germanic Languages and Literature at Harvard University.
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 22, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Higgins 265
Part of Green Week 2012: Save the Humans!

With MA Fair Share

 
 
 
 
Thursday March 22, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
With Pamela Merchant, Center for Justice and Accountability, and José María Tojeira SJ, Rector Emeritus of the University of Central America, El Salvador. Please RSVP to humanrights@bc.edu.
 
 
Friday, March 23, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 23, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 23, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 23, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 23, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 23, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Gasson Commons
This conference explores a cross-disciplinary discussion of trauma, to promote both theoretical explication of its significance and practical attempts at “healing,” individual and cultural. RSVP by Friday, March 16 to ILA@BC.EDU
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 23, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 23, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 23, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 23, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Friday March 23, 2012 | 1:00 p.m.   
Location: Corcoran Commons, Heights Room, Chestnut Hill Campus
In keeping with the prominence of John’s Gospel on Good Friday and the Easter season, this workshop will focus on problems and possibilities connected with John’s Passion narrative, and will reflect on several Johannine themes relevant to the Easter season.

Daniel J. Harrington, S.J., is professo...
 
 
 
 
Friday March 23, 2012 | 3:30 p.m.   
Lyons 207, Stokes Hall Tour
Green building update and tour with the architect from Tsoi Kobus Associates, limited number of students (10) . Meet in Lyons 207. NOTE: Tour is filled Please send email to margaret.lister@bc.edu to arrange for a future tour....
 
 
 
 
Friday March 23, 2012 | 8:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater
The Boston College instrumental and vocal jazz ensemble, BC bOp!, presents “GhostbOp!sters,” on Friday, March 23, at 8:00 p.m.

This concert will showcase the ensemble in both a big band and vocal ensemble setting. The concert will feature an original composition by Boston College alumnus, Steven Bass...

 
 
Saturday, March 24, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 24, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 24, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Gasson Commons
This conference explores a cross-disciplinary discussion of trauma, to promote both theoretical explication of its significance and practical attempts at “healing,” individual and cultural. RSVP by Friday, March 16 to ILA@BC.EDU
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 24, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 24, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 24, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 24, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 24, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 24, 2012 | 1:00 p.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Saturday March 24, 2012 | 9:00 p.m.   
Murray Room, Yawkey Athletic Center
Part of Green Week 2012: Save the Humans!
 
 
Sunday, March 25, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday March 25, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 25, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday March 25, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 25, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 25, 2012 | 1:00 p.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday March 25, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
Join the McMullen Museum for a free docent-led tour of Rural Ireland: The Inside Story each Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
 
 
 
 
Sunday March 25, 2012 | 3:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
Kalliope Trio perform music by Heitor Villa-Lobos, Johannes Brahms, and Whitman Brown. Sandra Hebert, piano; Kirsi Perttuli, violin; and Junko Simons, cello.
 
 
Monday, March 26, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 26, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 26, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 26, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 26, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 26, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday March 26, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 26, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday March 26, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Monday March 26, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
Fulton 453
C.A.R.E. Week (Concerned About Rape Education Week) is a week to raise awareness about sexual assault, support survivors in solidarity and educate the community about issues surrounding sexual assault.
 
 
 
 
Monday March 26, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Higgins 225
This interdisciplinary seminar series focuses on topics of relevance for current economic policymaking, including analysis of political and strategic dimensions. The series features speakers from the academic world with experience in policymaking and/or a record of policy-relevant research as well as...
 
 
 
 
Monday March 26, 2012 | 6:30 p.m.   
School of Theology and Ministry Chapel
 
 
 
 
Monday March 26, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
McGuinn 334
C.A.R.E. Week (Concerned About Rape Education Week) is a week to raise awareness about sexual assault, support survivors in solidarity and educate the community about issues surrounding sexual assault.
 
 
 
 
Monday March 26, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Lectura Dantis, a public reading of Dante's Divine Comedy, presents Paradiso 24 with Prof. Chris Constas, Boston College. Bilingual texts of the canto will be distributed at the door. The presentation of the text is in English, and the reading in Italian....
 
 
 
 
Monday March 26, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Improv Boston, 40 Prospect St., Cambridge, MA
TBS and Rooftop Comedy will host the Boston Regional Rival Match for the fifth annual Rooftop Comedy National College Comedy Competition, the nationwide talent search to find the funniest college students in America. Comedy teams from Boston College and Boston University will go head to head onstage ...
 
 
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 5:30 p.m.   
Ignacio Lounge
C.A.R.E. Week (Concerned About Rape Education Week) is a week to raise awareness about sexual assault, support survivors in solidarity and educate the community about issues surrounding sexual assault.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 6:45 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
After a 25-year career in global finance as a senior executive in the asset management industry and as head of the world's largest financial information services company, Kathleen Corbet challenged herself to take the path less travelled to become an entrepreneur, venture capitalist, civic leader, an...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Higgins 300
Athletics and the Academy: Towards 2020 lecture series presents Ellen J. Staurowsky, Ed.D., Professor, Department of Sport Management, Drexel University

In the annals of the shared history between college sport and higher education, there has never been a time when the chorus calling for reform ha...

 
 
 
 
Tuesday March 27, 2012 | 8:30 p.m.   
Hillside Cafe
C.A.R.E. Week (Concerned About Rape Education Week) is a week to raise awareness about sexual assault, support survivors in solidarity and educate the community about issues surrounding sexual assault.
 
 
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Opening Reception 5pm to 7pm

The Spring Student Show is a chance for students to share the artwork they have created over the year. It is a bringing together of the collective artistic efforts that we may appreciate and celebrate the wonderful young artists on campus....

 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
Stuart 410, Newton Campus
Dr. Katherine Young, a Visiting Scholar at Boston College Law School, is a Senior Lecturer at Australian National University College of Law. Her presentation draws on Part II of her forthcoming book, Constituting Economic and Social Rights (OUP, June 2012). When rights to food, water, health, housing...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
Maloney 258
C.A.R.E. Week (Concerned About Rape Education Week) is a week to raise awareness about sexual assault, support survivors in solidarity and educate the community about issues surrounding sexual assault.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
Atrium Gallery Auditorium, Theology & Ministry Library
Lecture by Ms. Lee Farrow, Founder and Director of Do-Right Ministries.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
9 Lake St., Room 035, Brighton Campus
Seminar Series presented by Msgr. James A. Mongelluzzo

This four-part series explores the basic elements of the steps and periods of the catechumenate process. Using the 1986 English version of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) as the primary resource, the series will address the rit...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Thompson Room, Burns Library
Burns Visiting Scholar, Professor Dermot Keogh. Immediately following, light refreshments will be served in the Irish Room of the Burns Library.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
"Liberian Calypsos: Nina Simone and The Global Civil Rights Movement” considers the intimate relationship between Nina Simone’s political allegiance to African de-colonization movements in the 1960s and her incorporation of West African songs and musical genres within her repertoire in the 1970s. Tr...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Bapst Library Gallery
The Spring Student Show is a chance for students to share the artwork they have created over the year. It is a bringing together of the collective artistic efforts that we may appreciate and celebrate the wonderful young artists on campus....
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 6:00 p.m.   
O'Neill Plaza (Rain location: Gasson 100)
C.A.R.E. Week (Concerned About Rape Education Week) is a week to raise awareness about sexual assault, support survivors in solidarity and educate the community about issues surrounding sexual assault.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Téa Obreht is the author of the instant New York Times bestseller The Tiger's Wife. She was born in 1985 in the former Yugoslavia, and spent her childhood in Cyprus and Egypt. Her family immigrated to the United States in 1997, and she attended the University of Southern California and received her...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Fulton 511
Part of Center's Migration film Series, a documentary film that follows unaccompanied child migrants, on their journey through Mexico, as they try to reach the United States.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Higgins 300
Main Street took the fall. Wall Street got the check. The true story behind the 2008 economic crisis.

In preparation for Mr. Sorkin’s appearance at the Spring 2012 Clough Colloquium.

Free admission, refreshments, and snacks!...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday March 28, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
381 Concord Road, Weston, MA 02493
Michael Hagerty, Ph.D., Manager, The New England Seismic Network, Weston Observatory, Boston College.
 
 
Thursday, March 29, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 29, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 29, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 29, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 29, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 29, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 29, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 29, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday March 29, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
The Spring Student Show is a chance for students to share the artwork they have created over the year. It is a bringing together of the collective artistic efforts that we may appreciate and celebrate the wonderful young artists on campus....
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday March 29, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 29, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 008
Bruce Cumings, Gustavus F. and Ann M. Swift Distinguished Service Professor in History and the College from University of Chicago, visits to speak.
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 29, 2012 | 5:45 p.m.   
McGuinn 521
Speaker: Prof. Steven J. Miller, Williams College

Abstract: Let RS (resp., RA) denote the average number of runs scored (resp., allowed) in a baseball game by a team. It was numerically observed years ago that a good predictor of a team's won-loss percentage is RS^2 /(RS^2 + RA^2), though no one ...
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 29, 2012 | 6:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall Irish Room
With live music by Séamus Connolly and friends.
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 29, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Fulton Honors Library
The lecture is by Fr. Paul McNellis, S.J., of the Boston College Philosophy Department.
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 29, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Gasson 309
C.A.R.E. Week (Concerned About Rape Education Week) is a week to raise awareness about sexual assault, support survivors in solidarity and educate the community about issues surrounding sexual assault.
 
 
 
 
Thursday March 29, 2012 | 8:00 p.m.   
St. Mary's Chapel
Blue Heron is a professional vocal ensemble that combines a commitment to vivid live performance with the study of original source materials and historical performance practice. Featuring musical works by Josquin, Isaac, Senfl and others....
 
 
Friday, March 30, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 30, 2012 | 8:00 a.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 30, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 30, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Corridor Cases and Irish Room
In April of 1911, in an article in The Catholic Book Bulletin: A Monthly Review of Catholic Literature entitled, “A Domestic Library and Other Things,” Mrs. Coleman offers advice to Mr. O’Doherty of Donegal and other persons seeking to set up a family library.

Mrs. Coleman’s recommendations are one...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 30, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 30, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library
The women of The Laughing Medusa Council proudly present their first full exhibit of Boston College’s Women’s Literature and Arts Journal: “The Best of The Laughing Medusa”. After a ten-year hiatus, The Laughing Medusa reappeared on The Heights in the spring of 2006 and publishes annually. The na...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 30, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 30, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 30, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
The Spring Student Show is a chance for students to share the artwork they have created over the year. It is a bringing together of the collective artistic efforts that we may appreciate and celebrate the wonderful young artists on campus....
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday March 30, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Friday March 30, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
Fulton 210
C.A.R.E. Week (Concerned About Rape Education Week) is a week to raise awareness about sexual assault, support survivors in solidarity and educate the community about issues surrounding sexual assault.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 30, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
Various locations; see website
“History’s Fourth Lens? Race, Class, Gender -- and Religion”

The Biennial Boston College Conference on the History of Religion is a two-day event bringing together graduate students and established scholars from around the country to discuss methodology and themes tackled by historians of religion....

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday March 30, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
Rising Up is the first-ever dance concert produced by the Theatre Department in collaboration with the student dance community. It will be presented as part of the year-long celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center. The concert will feature jazz, modern, ballet, tap, and...
 
 
Saturday, March 31, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 31, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
O’Neill Library, Level Three Reading Room
The Traffic Street Press Irish Poetry series, a collaborative project with the Center for Irish Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrates poetry by well-known Irish poets. The books were made by Paulette Myers-Rich at The Traffic Street Press.

The John J. Burns Librar...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 31, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level Three Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 3 (entrance level)
New Deal Utopias examines three planned communities conceived and constructed by the federal government during the Great Depression. Greenbelt, Maryland; Greenhills, Ohio, and Greendale, Wisconsin – collectively known as "Greenbelt Towns" – were built to embody the hope that American citizens would...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 31, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Burns Library O'Brien Fine Print Room
The passion for Irish visual art cannot be contained in oil and canvas. The book has also been a site where Irish painters have honed their craft as illustrators, designers and writers. This intersection of Irish literature and book arts is seen in the Burns Library exhibit Painter, Illustrator, Aut...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 31, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
The Spring Student Show is a chance for students to share the artwork they have created over the year. It is a bringing together of the collective artistic efforts that we may appreciate and celebrate the wonderful young artists on campus....
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 31, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 31, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
McMullen Museum
In depicting how Irish country people worshiped, mourned, conducted business, arranged their homes, and educated and entertained themselves, Rural Ireland: The Inside Story offers new visual evidence about the varied lives of a politically marginalized population. Although the works on display reve...
 
 
 
 
Saturday March 31, 2012 | 1:00 p.m.   
Alumni Stadium
Spring Game--kickoff at 1:00 at Alumni Stadium. Post game autograph session.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday March 31, 2012 | 1:00 p.m.   
Atrium Gallery, Theology and Ministry Library, Brighton Campus
This exhibition, featuring artwork created by men imprisoned in American jails and penitentiaries, is a joint effort between the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry Prison Ministry Initiative and Do-Right Ministries, a non-profit organization that raises awareness about the American justic...
 
 
 
 
Saturday March 31, 2012 | 1:30 p.m.   
Shea Field
C.A.R.E. Week (Concerned About Rape Education Week) is a week to raise awareness about sexual assault, support survivors in solidarity and educate the community about issues surrounding sexual assault.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 31, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
Various locations; see website
“History’s Fourth Lens? Race, Class, Gender -- and Religion”

The Biennial Boston College Conference on the History of Religion is a two-day event bringing together graduate students and established scholars from around the country to discuss methodology and themes tackled by historians of religion....

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday March 31, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
Rising Up is the first-ever dance concert produced by the Theatre Department in collaboration with the student dance community. It will be presented as part of the year-long celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center. The concert will feature jazz, modern, ballet, tap, and...
 
 
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