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Sunday, April 1, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 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 | Sunday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 1, 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 | Sunday April 1, 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 April 1, 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 April 1, 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 April 1, 2012 | 8:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
Christopher Willcock, S.J., speaks at the Spring 2012 Gasson Lecture. His lecture is titled, The Harrowing of Hell: A Performance of Anastasis. La Bande Sonore, choir and soloists. John Finney, conductor.
 
 
Monday, April 2, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 2, 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 | Monday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 2, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 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 | Monday April 2, 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 | Monday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Monday April 2, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Higgins 225
Andrew Rose, U.C. Berkeley

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...

 
 
 
 
Monday April 2, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Devlin 101
A lecture on East Asian Philosophy and Religion in Comparative Perspective by Professor Philip J. Ivanhoe, City University of Hong Kong.

The lecture explores different ways in which people do or might claim themselves to be “one” with other parts of the world or with the universe at large and what et...

 
 
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 3, 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 April 3, 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 April 3, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 3, 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 April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 3, 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 | Tuesday April 3, 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 April 3, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
The Clough Colloquium featuring Andrew Ross Sorkin, author and journalist. Sorkin is The New York Times’s chief mergers and acquisitions reporter and a columnist. Mr. Sorkin is also the editor of DealBook (nytimes.com/dealbook), an online daily financial report he started in 2001. In addition, So...
 
 
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 4, 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 | Wednesday April 4, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 4, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 4, 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 April 4, 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 | Wednesday April 4, 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, April 5, 2012
 
 
 
Thursday April 5, 2012 | 7:00 a.m.   
n/a
All classes cancelled.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 5, 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 April 5, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 5, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 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 | Thursday April 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 | Thursday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 5, 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 April 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...
 
 
Friday, April 6, 2012
 
 
 
Friday April 6, 2012 | 7:00 a.m.   
n/a
All classes cancelled. University offices closed.
 
 
Saturday, April 7, 2012
 
 
 
Saturday April 7, 2012 | 7:00 a.m.   
n/a
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 7, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 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 | Saturday April 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 | Saturday April 7, 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 April 7, 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 April 7, 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, April 8, 2012
 
 
 
Sunday April 8, 2012 | 7:00 a.m.   
n/a
 
 
Monday, April 9, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 9, 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 April 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 | Monday April 9, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 9, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 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 | Monday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 9, 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 | Monday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Monday April 9, 2012 | 6:30 p.m.   
Gasson 100
Dean David Quigley, College of Arts & Sciences

A historian whose writing focuses on the political and cultural evolution of urban America, Dean Quigley’s lecture will explore several key moments in the creation of modern Boston's distinctive public culture. By exploring critical junctures in the cit...

 
 
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 10, 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 April 10, 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 April 10, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 10, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 10, 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 | Tuesday April 10, 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 April 10, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Devlin 101
This lecture looks on the relationship between the growing use of local language in electronic media and the re-emergence of African traditional cultural discourses.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 10, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Murray Room, Yawkey Athletic Center
The O’Connor Chair in the Carroll School of Management Inaugural Celebration by inaugural chair holder Michael Pratt.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 10, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Corcoran Commons, Heights Room
Enactment of the Affordable Care Act and release of the Institute of Medicine’s The Future of Nursing report in 2010 threw open doors to nurses interested in assuming leadership positions and contributing more of their knowledge, skills, and abilities to advancing patient care.



Karen Daley, M....
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 10, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Gasson 302
Lecture by Dr. Charles Scribner III
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 10, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Devlin 026
Producer Anthony J. Resta and his Engineer Karyadi Sutedja will discuss their unique production style with a focus on the challenges & flexibilities of producing music with other individuals remotely.
 
 
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 11, 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 | Wednesday April 11, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 11, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 11, 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 April 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 | Wednesday April 11, 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 | Wednesday April 11, 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 April 11, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
McGuinn 213
Are you a caregiver for an aging relative? Feeling overwhelmed?
Looking for service to help you as a caregiver? Or just need information?

Join a staff support group and learn of valuable resources and best practices for caring for your loved ones. The one-hour format will include 20 minutes of pr...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 11, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Anne K. Rasmussen is associate professor of music and ethnomusicology at the College of William and Mary and currently serves as chair of the Department of Music. Since 1994 Rasmussen has directed the William and Mary Middle Eastern Music Ensemble. Professor Rasmussen's broad research interests inclu...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 11, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Brenda Wineapple’s most recent book, White Heat: The Friendship of Emily Dickinson and Thomas Wentworth Higginson (2008), was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle award, a winner of the Washington Arts Club National Award for arts writing, and a New York Times "Notable Book"; it was al...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 11, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
381 Concord Road, Weston, MA 02493
Kerry Lynch, Ph.D., Project Archaeologist, Archaeological Services, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
 
 
Thursday, April 12, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 12, 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 April 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 | Thursday April 12, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 12, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 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 | Thursday April 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 | Thursday April 12, 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 April 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...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 12, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Jill Lepore, Harvard University, The New Yorker
Rebecca Traister, Salon, The New York Times
Alan Wolfe, Boston College
Moderated by Erik Owens, Boston College
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 12, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Fulton 511
Aram Hamparian, head of the Armenian National Committee of America will speak on the topic of genocide recognition in the United States.
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 12, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Gasson 205
John Marshall Lectures in Political Philosophy

Christopher Nadon is associate professor of government at Claremont McKenna College. He was educated at the University of Chicago (B.A. 1985, M.A. 1989, Ph. D. 1993) and has taught at the University of Kiev-Mohyla Academy and Trinity College in Hartfor...

 
 
 
 
Thursday April 12, 2012 | 6:30 p.m.   
Walsh Hall Function Room
Concert by Cathie Ryan.
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 12, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Two time Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nicholas Kristof discusses his experiences on the front lines of the fight against human trafficking. His lecture will be followed by a signing of his book, Half the Sky.
 
 
Friday, April 13, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 13, 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 | Friday April 13, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 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 | Friday April 13, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 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 | Friday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 13, 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 April 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...
 
 
 
 
Friday April 13, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Higgins 225
Race & Ethics Seminar Series present Lawrence Blum, professor at UMass Boston.

Lawrence Blum is Distinguished Professor of Liberal Arts and Education and Professor of Philosophy. His scholarly interests are in race theory, moral philosophy, moral psychology, moral education, multiculturalism, soci...

 
 
 
 
Friday April 13, 2012 | 8:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
CANCELLED! Performing several large-scale concert works including Rimsky-Korsakov's "Russian Easter Overture." David Healey, conductor.
 
 
Saturday, April 14, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 14, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 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 | Saturday April 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 | Saturday April 14, 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 April 14, 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 April 14, 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, April 15, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 15, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 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 | Sunday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 15, 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 | Sunday April 15, 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 April 15, 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 April 15, 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 April 15, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus
Boston College Symphony Orchestra, John Finney, conductor. Program to include Lalo's "Concerto in D Minor for Cello and Orchestra," with cellist Tina Jung '14, winner of the 2011-2012 BC Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition....
 
 
 
 
Sunday April 15, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
Lieder of the Baroque
 
 
Monday, April 16, 2012
 
 
 
Monday April 16, 2012 | 7:00 a.m.   
n/a
All University offices closed.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 16, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 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 | Monday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 16, 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 | Monday April 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...
 
 
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 17, 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...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 17, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Murray Function Room, Yawkey Center
Featuring Biometric Screening, Online Health Questionnaire and Health Coaching. Your cholesterol, blood pressure, blood sugar and body mass index measures are key indicators of your risk for major illness. Harvard Pilgrim clinical staff will provide a free screening of these key numbers for employe...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 17, 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 April 17, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 17, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 17, 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 | Tuesday April 17, 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 April 17, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Conte Forum
Please join the Boston College Community on Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at 4 p.m. in Conte Forum, honoring Father James A Woods, S.J. Light refreshments will be served.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 17, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
Works for Solo Cello by Zoltán Kodaly and Ralf Yusuf Gawlick.
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 17, 2012 | 6:00 p.m.   
McGuinn 334
Dr. David Franks will speak on physician-assisted suicide, its upcoming appearance on the Massachusetts ballot, its ethical dimensions, and its long-term implications for society. Q&A will follow the talk. All are invited.
 
 
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 18, 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 April 18, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 18, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 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 | Wednesday April 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 | Wednesday April 18, 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 April 18, 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 | Wednesday April 18, 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 April 18, 2012 | 3:00 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Speaker: Prof. Robert Ghrist, UPENN

Abstract: Mathematics merely begins with the study of numbers; it advances to motions and machines; computations and colorings; the strings and arrows of life. A singular expression of the beauty and power of Mathematics is revealed in its ability to quantify an...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 18, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Merkert 127
Professor Charles M. Lieber, Mark Hyman Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Harvard University
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 18, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Devlin 008
John Perkins, Chief Economist and New York Times Bestseller

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 policym...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 18, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater, Lower Campus
John Allen will moderate a discussion on the theological, legal, and political foundations of religious liberty in American society, especially as it applies to faith-based charitable, educational, health and social service ministries.

Moderated by John L. Allen, Jr., Sr. Correspondent, National Cath...

 
 
Thursday, April 19, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 19, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 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 | Thursday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 19, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 19, 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 April 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...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 19, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
Campion 139
Speaker: Prof. William McCallum (University of Arizona)

Title: Illustrative Mathematics: Building a discerning community of mathematics educators.

Abstract: Illustrative Mathematics (illustrativemathematics.org) provides guidance to states, assessment consortia, testing companies, and curriculu...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 19, 2012 | 3:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Sam Tanenhaus, editor of the New York Times Book Review, will address the public role of the contemporary intellectual, exploring ways in which serious thinkers engage with a range of audiences and interests. As editor at the New York Times Book Review, Tanenhaus enjoys a particularly rich perspect...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 19, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Cushing 209
Speaker: Prof. Robert Ghrist, UPENN

Abstract: This colloquium surveys a surprisingly beautiful integral calculus based on Euler characteristic, with a focus on computations and applications to problems of network data aggregation....
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 19, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Merkert 127
Professor Charles M. Lieber, Mark Hyman Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Harvard University
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 19, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
Lecture commemorating Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day

Katharina von Kellenbach is Professor of Religious Studies and former Chair of the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies at St. Mary's College of Maryland, the Honors College of the State of Maryland. Her current research project

 
 
 
 
Thursday April 19, 2012 | 5:30 p.m.   
120 East Wing, Newton Campus
An international panel of scholars in legal and politcal thought on citizenship claims comes to BC to discuss the issue of citizenship and its interpretation across the globe. Three people who have navigated the bureaucracy claims will also present on their experiences....
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 19, 2012 | 6:15 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
Book signing and lecture by Marc Lynch, associate professor of political science at George Washington University, and director of the Institute for Middle East Studies and the Project on Middle East Political Science. He is the author of The Arab Uprising: The Unfinished Revolutions of the New Middl...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 19, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Higgins 300
"The Philosophical and Theological Roots of Institutional Conscience," presented by Professor Christopher Tollefsen, University of South Carolina, Visiting Fellow (2011-2012), James Madison Program, Princeton University.
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 19, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Yawkey Center, Murray Function Room
Students selected by their professors at more than 20 Boston-area colleges and universities will read from their own poetry at the annual intercollegiate poetry event. Poet Fred Marchant, professor of English and director of Creative Writing and The Poetry Center at Suffolk University, is the keynote...
 
 
Friday, April 20, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 20, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 20, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
John J. Burns Library, Ford Tower
Executed: Tom Williams and the IRA.
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 20, 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 April 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...
 
 
 
 
Friday April 20, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Fulton 145
Speaker: Prof. Robert Ghrist, UPENN

Abstract: Algebraic topology invented sheaves as a tool for integrating local data into a global structure. This talk will give an introduction to constructible sheaves; their (co)homology; and, most importantly, their recent applications to problems in optimiza...
 
 
 
 
Friday April 20, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Merkert 127
Professor Charles M. Lieber, Mark Hyman Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Harvard University
 
 
Saturday, April 21, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 21, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Saturday April 21, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Devlin Hall
Fintan O'Toole, Keynote Speaker: A scathing critic of present economic, social, and cultural policies, Fintan O'Toole is perhaps the most influential Irish public intellectual today. His is an outspoken voice against corruption and exploitation. As a literary critic, historical writer, political co...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday April 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 | Saturday April 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 | Saturday April 21, 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 April 21, 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 April 21, 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 April 21, 2012 | 1:30 p.m.   
Fulton 511
A Colloquy on Family, Faith, and Work, featuring Matt and Sarah Hasselbeck

Matt and Sarah Hasselbeck graduated Boston College in 1997. While at BC both Matt and Sarah excelled as student athletes; Sarah was an All-American field hockey goalie, while Matt quarterbacked the Eagles football team. Matt g...

 
 
 
 
Saturday April 21, 2012 | 8:00 p.m.   
Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus
Mozart “Coronation” Mass, and other works. John Finney, conductor.
 
 
Sunday, April 22, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 22, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 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 | Sunday April 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 | Sunday April 22, 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 April 22, 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 April 22, 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, April 23, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Monday April 23, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
9 Lake St. Room 035
Este encuentro es una oportunidad especial para todos los sacerdotes latinos trabajando en las diócesis de Nueva Inglaterra de reunirse como grupo y reflexionar durante un día sobre sus contribuciones y posibilidades a la tarea evangelizadora de la Iglesia en esta parte del país.
Para obtener más i...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 23, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 23, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
Walsh Function Room
Appointments are available every 30 minutes, beginning at 12pm on Monday, April 23rd and ending at 4:00pm. Please visit http://arc-bostoncollege.genbook.com to schedule an appointment. If there are no more appointments available, please visit http://www.givelife.org

An appointment can range from ...
 
 
 
 
Monday April 23, 2012 | 3:00 p.m.   
Burns Library, Thompson Room
A talk by Fintan O'Toole, Leonard L. Milberg '53, visiting lecturer in Irish Letters at Princeton for Spring 2012
 
 
 
 
Monday April 23, 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 April 23, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 008
Just three weeks after the visit of Pope Benedict XVI to Cuba, His Eminence Jaime Cardinal Ortega, archbishop of Havana, will share with us his views about the visit, his insights about the Catholic Church in Cuba, and his understanding of the challenges that this institution is facing in the future....
 
 
 
 
Monday April 23, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
This presentation uses the legal act of deportation as a socio-political tool to question and resist loose definitions of the Caribbean. As support for this critical approach, it pays close attention to fiction, music and legal cases....
 
 
 
 
Monday April 23, 2012 | 6:00 p.m.   
Devlin 008
In this lecture, Dr. Jackson Katz uses clips from his film, Tough Guise, to illustrate how mainstream media images - from sports, television, Hollywood film, and music video - help to promote violent masculinity as a cultural norm. The intent of this lecture is to provide students, teachers, and an...
 
 
 
 
Monday April 23, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Devlin 101
Lectura Dantis, a public reading of Dante's Divine Comedy, presents Paradiso 25 with Prof. Heather Webb, Ohio State University. Bilingual texts of the canto will be distributed at the door. The presentation of the text is in English, and the reading in Italian....
 
 
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 24, 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 April 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 | Tuesday April 24, 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 April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Tuesday April 24, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Tuesday April 24, 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 | Tuesday April 24, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
Walsh Function Room
Appointments are available every 30 minutes, beginning at 11am and ending at 4:00pm. Please visit http://arcbostoncollege.genbook.com to schedule an appointment. If there are no more appointments available, please visit http://www.givelife.org

An appointment can range from 45 minutes - 2 hours [i...
 
 
 
 
Tuesday April 24, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
Carney 309
Speaker: Prof. Peter Kronheimer, Harvard University
Title: Knots, webs and unitary representations

Abstract: A basic invariant of a knot K in 3-space is the fundamental group, Đ, of the knot complement; and a basic way to study any group such as Đ is to look at its representations in a standar...
 
 
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
 
 
 
Wednesday April 25, 2012 | 7:00 a.m.   
2101 Commonwealth Ave., 1st Floor, Brighton Campus
Featuring Biometric Screening, Online Health Questionnaire and Health Coaching. Your cholesterol, blood pressure, blood sugar and body mass index measures are key indicators of your risk for major illness. Harvard Pilgrim clinical staff will provide a free screening of these key numbers for employe...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 25, 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 | Wednesday April 25, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 25, 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 April 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...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 25, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
Barat House, First Floor, Newton Campus
Featuring Biometric Screening, Online Health Questionnaire and Health Coaching. Your cholesterol, blood pressure, blood sugar and body mass index measures are key indicators of your risk for major illness. Harvard Pilgrim clinical staff will provide a free screening of these key numbers for employe...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Wednesday April 25, 2012 | 11:00 a.m.   
Walsh Function Room
Appointments are available every 30 minutes, beginning at 11am and ending at 4:00pm. Please visit http://arcbostoncollege.genbook.com to schedule an appointment. If there are no more appointments available, please visit http://www.givelife.org

An appointment can range from 45 minutes - 2 hours [i...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Wednesday April 25, 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 April 25, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
McGuinn 213
Are you a caregiver for an aging relative? Feeling overwhelmed?
Looking for service to help you as a caregiver? Or just need information?

Join a staff support group and learn of valuable resources and best practices for caring for your loved ones. The one-hour format will include 20 minutes of pr...

 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 25, 2012 | 4:30 p.m.   
McGuinn 121
John J. Mulhern is a Senior Fellow at the Fels Institute of Government and Adjunct Associate Professor of Classical Studies and Government Administration at the University of Pennsylvania.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 25, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
St. Mary's Chapel
Priests from the Jesuit Community will be available to administer the Sacrament of the Sick--a special anointing for those who wish to receive it.
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 25, 2012 | 6:30 p.m.   
Gasson Commons Room, 102
Readings of poetry by a poet and scholar of medieval Persian poetry. Editor and translator of Rudaki (2010), author of his own poetry collection Uzunburun (2011), and editor of the literary journal News from the republic of letters. ...
 
 
 
 
Wednesday April 25, 2012 | 7:00 p.m.   
Murray Function Room, Yawkey Center
Award-winning science writer Rebecca Skloot has made a career of probing the intersections between hard science and human experience; the resulting stories have been as varied as cellular research and cancer, medical care for pet goldfish, and the science behind personal motivation. In her bestsellin...
 
 
Thursday, April 26, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 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 | Thursday April 26, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 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 | Thursday April 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 | Thursday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 26, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
"Caring for People is a Global Responsibility"

Delano Lewis, former Ambassador to South Africa, will be the featured speaker at the GSSW Distinguished Speakers Lecture. Mr. Lewis will discuss how we are all connected and interconnected globally and will speak about opportunities to serve in the U.S...

 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 26, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery, Bapst Library
The show encourages communication and collaboration among student artists about their ideas and inspirations.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Thursday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 26, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
O'Neill Plaza
Music, theater, dance, film screenings, art exhibitions and demonstrations, literary readings, children’s activities, special events, and much more!
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 26, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
Gasson Common Room
Presentation by Ms. Lee Farrow, Founder and Director of Do-Right Ministries, and BC Graduate Student Jennifer Drake
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 26, 2012 | 3:00 p.m.   
Gasson 100
Members of the Boston College Bands Program perform works written for chamber music ensembles.
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 26, 2012 | 5:15 p.m.   
Fulton 511
Ambassador Peter Tomsen, was Special Envoy and Ambassador to Afghanistan (1989-1992), Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs (1993-1995) and Ambassador to the Republic of Armenia (1995-1998). He served in senior positions in Moscow and Beijing in critical per...
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 26, 2012 | 5:30 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
A conversation about faith and the vocation to serve others with three women, from different generations and backgrounds, who draw from their professional, personal, faith-filled experiences to make significant contributions to the Church.

Moderator: Patricia De Leeuw, Vice Provost for Faculties, Of...

 
 
 
 
Thursday April 26, 2012 | 6:00 p.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery
Student Art is to be exhibited and celebrated in the Bapst Gallery. Come and enjoy great art, great food, and great conversation!
 
 
 
 
Thursday April 26, 2012 | 6:00 p.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery, Bapst Library
Opening reception for the Spring student art show at the Bapst Gallery. The Spring Student Show is a chance for the student artists on campus to have their work from the year displayed in the Bapst Student Gallery. The show is meant to encourage communication and sharing among the students about thei...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Thursday April 26, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
Young lovers, human and fairy royalty, and an amateur theater troupe reel through romance and spellcraft in on one of Shakespeare’s most hilarious and enchanting works. Dr. Luke Jorgensen reimagines this timeless comedy with a Bollywood twist....
 
 
Friday, April 27, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 27, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 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...

 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 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 | Friday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Friday April 27, 2012 | 9:30 a.m.   
Corcoran Commons, Heights Room, Chestnut Hill Campus
In this workshop, Tom and Barb will share the story of their struggles to live with and learn from Barb’s biopolar disorder. They will also offer practical pastoral approaches and skills for those working in ministry with persons with mental illness.

Barb Zanzig was first diagnosed with bipolar...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 27, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery, Bapst Library
The show encourages communication and collaboration among student artists about their ideas and inspirations.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Friday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 27, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
O'Neill Plaza
Music, theater, dance, film screenings, art exhibitions and demonstrations, literary readings, children’s activities, special events, and much more!
 
 
 
 
Friday April 27, 2012 | 4:00 p.m.   
O'Neill Plaza, Main Tent
Presentation of Arts Council awards by University President, William Leahy, S.J., to alumnus Tony Taccone ’72, Music Department Chair Michael Noone, and several students. Presentation to include student musical performances. Reception to follow – public welcome!...
 
 
 
 
Friday April 27, 2012 | 5:00 p.m.   
9 Lake St. Room 135
A discussion with Xavier Jeyaraj, SJ, Asst. Secretary of the Social Justice and Ecology Secretariat of the Society of Jesus and Dr. Kenneth Parker, Associate Professor of Theological Studies and Founder of SLU Prison Initiative, St. Louis University....
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Friday April 27, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
Young lovers, human and fairy royalty, and an amateur theater troupe reel through romance and spellcraft in on one of Shakespeare’s most hilarious and enchanting works. Dr. Luke Jorgensen reimagines this timeless comedy with a Bollywood twist....
 
 
 
 
Friday April 27, 2012 | 8:00 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
"Bernstein on the Heights"

The University Wind Ensemble of Boston College performs music by the great American composer, Leonard Bernstein.

 
 
Saturday, April 28, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 28, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday April 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 | Saturday April 28, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery, Bapst Library
The show encourages communication and collaboration among student artists about their ideas and inspirations.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday April 28, 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 28, 2012 | 12:00 p.m.   
O'Neill Plaza
Music, theater, dance, film screenings, art exhibitions and demonstrations, literary readings, children’s activities, special events, and much more!
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Saturday April 28, 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Saturday April 28, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
Young lovers, human and fairy royalty, and an amateur theater troupe reel through romance and spellcraft in on one of Shakespeare’s most hilarious and enchanting works. Dr. Luke Jorgensen reimagines this timeless comedy with a Bollywood twist....
 
 
 
 
Saturday April 28, 2012 | 8:00 p.m.   
O'Neill Plaza, Main Tent
"Dancing with bOp!"

An exciting evening of jazz and dance with music performed by BC bOp!, Boston College's premier instrumental and vocal jazz ensemble, and with choreography by Boston College Dance Groups. *Admission is $15 at the door, free for BC students with I.D....

 
 
Sunday, April 29, 2012
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Sunday April 29, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O’Neill Library, level 1
Emerging out of a need to advertise the Theatre Department’s production: Rising UP: A Dance Showcase, and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Robsham Theater Arts Center, came the idea of photographing Boston College student dancers in locations all around campus. Inspired by The Ballerina Pro...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 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 | Sunday April 29, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery, Bapst Library
The show encourages communication and collaboration among student artists about their ideas and inspirations.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Sunday April 29, 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 April 29, 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 April 29, 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 April 29, 2012 | 2:00 p.m.   
Robsham Theater Arts Center
Young lovers, human and fairy royalty, and an amateur theater troupe reel through romance and spellcraft in on one of Shakespeare’s most hilarious and enchanting works. Dr. Luke Jorgensen reimagines this timeless comedy with a Bollywood twist....
 
 
Monday, April 30, 2012
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Ongoing | Monday April 30, 2012 | 9:00 a.m.   
Level One Gallery, O'Neill Library, Level 1
In the studio art course Art and Digital Technology, taught by Boston College Fine Arts Department Faculty members Karl Baden and Toni Dan, students produce a variety of design and art-oriented pieces, including magazine spreads, posters, advertisements, and CD covers, using Adobe Photoshop and Ill...
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 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 | Monday April 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 | Monday April 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 | Monday April 30, 2012 | 10:00 a.m.   
Bapst Student Art Gallery, Bapst Library
The show encourages communication and collaboration among student artists about their ideas and inspirations.
 
 
 
 
Reoccurring | Monday April 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...
 
 
 
 
Monday April 30, 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 April 30, 2012 | 5:30 p.m.   
Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
Moderator: Fr. Tony Penna will be joined by three married couples.
 
 
 
 
Monday April 30, 2012 | 7:30 p.m.   
Gasson Hall 100
Sandra Hebert, director.
 
 
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