Peter Lynch Donates More Than $20 Million in Art from His Private Collection to The McMullen Museum of Art at Boston College
December 07, 2021 15:04 ET | Boston College
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass., Dec. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Peter Lynch, vice chairman of Fidelity Management and Research Company and trustee associate at Boston College, has gifted 27 paintings and...
Researchers find our ethics can lapse when we’re paired with a stranger to make a decision
June 19, 2018 14:00 ET | Boston College
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass, June 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When individuals make joint decisions, they tend to be less ethical than they would have been if they made the same decision alone, according...
Leading Child Trauma and Human Rights Scholar Theresa Betancourt Joins Boston College School of Social Work
September 28, 2017 11:00 ET | Boston College
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass., Sept. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Theresa S. Betancourt, whose groundbreaking research has laid bare the ravages of war on children, their families and communities, has joined...
La "teología del pueblo" del Papa Francisco, tema central de la primera Conferencia Iberoamericana de Teología en Boston College
February 11, 2017 10:00 ET | Boston College
BOSTON, Massachusetts, Feb. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A través de su ministerio y evangelización, la Iglesia Católica debe centrarse en las comunidades económicamente excluidas, eliminar la...
Pope Francis’ “theology of the people” the focus of first Ibero-American Conference of Theology at Boston College
February 11, 2017 10:00 ET | Boston College
BOSTON, Feb. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Through its ministry and evangelization, the Catholic Church should focus on economically excluded communities, eliminating inequality, and uplifting...
Beyond Cost: Catholic Schools That Fail to Serve Fast-Growing Hispanic Population Put Futures at Risk, Boston College Study Finds
March 07, 2016 13:32 ET | Boston College
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass., March 7, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The slow pace of change in Catholic schools as they adjust to an increasingly Hispanic Church poses significant barriers to Hispanic families...
Boston College Law School Launches the Forum on Philanthropy and the Public Good
October 20, 2015 16:34 ET | Boston College
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass., Oct. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At a time when American society has grown increasingly dependent on philanthropy to fund everything from our most fundamental needs to our...
Mass. Gubernatorial Candidate Makes a Case for Social Work's Health Care Role
February 24, 2014 23:06 ET | Boston College
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass., Feb. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Massachusetts gubernatorial candidate Charles D. Baker Jr., speaking at a Boston College Graduate School of Social Work forum on Monday, said...
New Boston College Program Brings Social Entrepreneurship to Social Work
September 14, 2011 12:28 ET | Boston College
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass., Sept. 14, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In an effort to transform the traditional yet outdated model of social work, Boston College has launched the nation's first program to train...