BC added a second voting African American trustee, Steve Pemberton, BC ’89, in the fall.
BC’s president said that even though Trump’s actions don’t square with his religious and moral worldview, he’s optimistic Americans will come together in a constructive dialogue.
Three of the students received probation, and one received an administrative hearing.
In tandem with Executive Vice President Michael Lochhead and Provost David Quigley, Boston College president Rev. William P. Leahy, S.J. issued a statement late Sunday night condemning President Donald Trump’s executive order banning the entry of refugees from seven Muslim-majority nations.
Leahy’s action follows the release of a petition on Monday that called on Boston College to declare itself a sanctuary for immigrants.
The Light the World campaign raised $1.605 billion.
Simons and McCaffrey brought up the recent discussion of LGBTQ inclusivity on campus.
Value Colleges ranks BC the 29th best value college in America based on return on investment, national debt averages, and graduation rates.
Caroline Bicks, associate professor of English at Boston College, co-authored a Shakespeare-themed cocktail recipe book.
BC saw an increase in applications but only accepted 29%, placing it among the more selective universities in the country.