Computer science has 309 majors and minors, but only nine faculty.
Despite an endowment decrease of $150 million in fiscal 2016, BC’s chief investment officer John Zona made $1.31 million.
The Graduate Student Association formally endorsed the Graduate Employees Union at a meeting on Thursday.
The IISS will be one of BC’s largest investments ever, according to Vice Provost for Research and Academic Planning Thomas Chiles.
“Maybe next year at BC we can give up fossil fuels for lent,” O’Malley said.
It’s unclear if O’Malley will call for BC to divest its endowment from fossil fuels.
“The spirit and the essence of J. Donald Monan will thunder through the halls of Boston College for eternity,” said Geoffrey Boisi, a trustee and BC ’69.
A visionary and leading educator, Rev. J. Donald Monan, S.J., the 24th president of Boston College and its current chancellor, has died at the age of 92.
With this latest increase, undergraduate cost of attendance for next year will be $67,488.
BC added a second voting African American trustee, Steve Pemberton, BC ’89, in the fall.