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Music scholars from nine countries will convene on campus July 14-16 for a conference that will explore Early Modern Catholicism through music and sound, sponsored by the Jesuit Institute and Music Department.
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Boston College Law School Prof. Emerita Sharon Hamby O’Connor and Prof. and Lee Distinguished Scholar Mary Sarah Bilder have created a digital catalogue of appeals to the British Privy Council from the American Colonies.
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Calling all bibliophiles: looking to add a few titles to your summer reading list? BC Bookmarks is a blog about books written by BC faculty, staff and alumni as well as campus appearances by writers. Enjoy!
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Books over 2000 years old?  Amazing!
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Fifty years ago, Barbara Henry NC'53 joined the frontlines of the Civil Rights Movement in the south when she accepted a position as a first-grade teacher at a newly integrated school in New Orleans. She shared her experience in Sunday's Boston Globe Magazine.
Fifty years after the Civil Rights Act, an educator on the front lines of desegregation is still sharing her lessons.
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It's summer. Let kids play, writes BC psychology Prof. Peter Gray:
We have deprived children of free, risky play, presumably for their own good, but in the process we have denied them the opportunity to learn how to be resilient.
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The late Fouad Ajami, an American academic and public intellectual deemed by many to be the poet laureate of Middle East Studies, was "gem of a scholar" who interpreted the Middle East to his American audiences as "defined by hybridity, fluidity and diversity," writes Associate Professor of Near Eastern Studies Franck Salameh
Fouad Ajami's greatest sin in the eyes of many in his field was that he took his own people to task.
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Eighteen Carroll School of Management MBA students recently visited more than 20 companies in China, from local startups to U.S. multinationals, to get a first-hand look at differences in global approaches to business. Operations Management Adjunct Lecturer Greg Stoller, director of CSOM's International Management Experience Program in Asia.
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A new report from the division of University Mission and Ministry examines what variables promote vocations to the Catholic priesthood and calls for a more interconnected approach from dioceses, parishes, and colleges to foster such vocations. News release: http://bit.ly/1lVjktT
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"This, then, is the state of the union: free and restless, growing and full of hope. So it was in the beginning. So it shall always be, while God is willing, and we are strong enough to keep the faith." -- Lyndon B. Johnson (Photo by Caitlin Cunningham)
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School of Theology and Ministry alumnus Quentin Dupont, S.J., who was ordained to the priesthood June 4, served as chaplain for the BC baseball team during his time at the Heights. He's one of nine Jesuits from the STM Class of 2014 who will be ordained this summer. More: http://bit.ly/1syXqlp
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A novel metamaterial enables a fast, efficient and high-fidelity terahertz radiation imaging system capable of manipulating the stubborn electromagnetic waves, advancing a technology with potential applications in medical and security imaging, a team led by Boston College researchers reports in the online edition of the journal Nature Photonics.
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This year, Boston College Walk Across Campus participants collectively took 587,046,254 steps, racking up 263,251 miles (or more than 10,000 times the distance of the Boston Marathon) during the University’s popular fitness program.
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Boston College was founded in 1863 by the Society of Jesus to serve the sons of Boston's Irish immigrants. It was the first institution of higher education to be founded in the city of Boston. Today, it is one of the foremost universities in the nation, with a coeducational enrollment of 14,720 undergraduate and graduate students. Boston College has drawn students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries.

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