National Honors – Coach Jerry York and members of the BC hockey team, NCAA champions this past season, were guests at the White House Sept. 13. The Eagles also visited Walter Reed Army Medical Center and met Massachusetts U.S. Senators Scott Brown and John Kerry, both BC Law School alumni. Click here for more information and photos.
What about the Other Fight Song?
Virginia "Ginny" Mackin '81 has become senior vice president and chief communications officer at Duke Energy, Charlotte, N.C. More
Tony Nuzzo '73, CEO of First Commons Bank, received the 2010 Stevie Award for executive of the year in financial services. More
Shari Zedeck, MBA'86, is the new vice president of product management at NaviNet, the nation's largest real-time health care communications network. More
Alumni travelers can take advantage of early booking discounts and, for select programs, free airfare! Enjoy a historic excursion around the Celtic lands, cruise the Adriatic Sea, or explore Alaska's glaciers and the Inside Passage. All trips are fully guided and a great value. Call Gail Darnell at 617-552-8035 for more information about these and other 2011 programs. For a full list, click here.
Alumni, family, and friends can see the Eagles and enjoy the company of fellow fans at pregame tailgates, sponsored by the Alumni Association, BC Athletics, and the Gridiron Club, at select away football games this fall. Tailgates will be held at Florida State, Tallahassee, Fla., Oct. 16; Duke, Durham, N.C., Nov. 13; and Syracuse, Syracuse, N.Y., Nov. 27. For more information and to register, click here.
A New Hockey Decade
After unparalleled success over the past 10 years, BC hockey starts a new decade with the intent to make history again. Check out this hockey video.
Winter Sports Tickets
Basketball and hockey season tickets are now on sale. Click here to purchase men's basketball tickets, click here for women's basketball tickets, and click here to purchase men's hockey tickets.
In This Issue
What about the Other Fight Song?
Boston College will mark its 150th anniversary with a Sesquicentennial Celebration, 2012–13. More
Daniel J. Lasker, professor of Jewish values at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel, is visiting professor this year at BC's Center for Christian-Jewish Learning. More
Vernon Hyde Minor, professor emeritus, University of Colorado, presents "Bending Architecture and Vivifying Sculpture," this year's Josephine von Henneberg Lecture in Italian Art, Thursday, Oct. 14, 5 p.m., Devlin 101.
The Church in the 21st Century Center has published The Catholic Intellectual Tradition: A Conversation at Boston College to encourage faculty, students, alumni, and thinking people everywhere to consider the gift of the Catholic tradition and to enter actively into the conversation.
View the PDF
On Eagles' Wings
Submit your prayers and intentions through this online service provided by the Alumni Association.
Planning an Event?
The Connors Family Retreat and Conference Center is now booking corporate outings, meetings, weddings, and social events. Find out more at www.bc.edu/retreat.
Benefits and Discounts for BC Alumni
Boston College alumni are eligible to receive discounts and special promotions from national and local companies, including those whose logos are below. For information on these programs, click on the individual logos. For information on other programs, click here.
For a BC-branded credit card that supports student scholarships
For complimentary enrollment and Langham discounts
For medical, life, and travel insurance
For auto and home insurance at group rates
Have ideas for programs or services you'd like us to consider? Contact a member of our staff.