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April 2013

  Alumni Events

150 150 on the Road Service Project

Saturday, April 13, 9:30 a.m., Boston College
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Come back to the Heights, right where it all began, on BC's National Day of Service. Join fellow BC alumni, parents, families, and friends for this celebration of "men and women for others" on the Boston College campus.
» Click here to register.

WSC Wall Street Council Tribute Dinner

Thursday, April 25, 6:30 p.m. reception; 7:30 p.m. dinner
The Waldorf=Astoria, Grand Ballroom, Park Avenue at 50th Street, New York, N.Y.
» Click here for more information.

BC Alumni Career Conference: Leveraging Today's Job Market

Thursday, May 2, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Room 100, Gasson Hall, Boston College

This daylong program is geared for alumni who are looking to make a job transition, change career fields, or re-enter the job market. Session topics will include networking, overcoming personal roadblocks to career success, changing careers, and negotiating compensation. There will also be a panel discussion with corporate decision makers and a Q&A with Cindi Bigelow '82, CEO of Bigelow Tea.
» For more information and to register, click here.

reunion Reunion Weekend
Friday, May 31–Sunday, June 2
Boston College

In less than three months, Boston College will host nearly 5,000 alumni, family, and friends for Reunion Weekend 2013. If your class year ends in a three or an eight, make sure you reserve May 31–June 2 for a trip back to the Heights. The planned weekend is jam–packed with events like the alumni lobster bake, an open house at the recently completed Stokes Hall, and class parties.
» For more information and to register, visit

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hockey Chasing Ice with James Balog '74
Thursday, April 25, 7 p.m. networking reception; 8 p.m. film screening
Room 008, Devlin Hall, Boston College

Internationally renowned photographer James Balog '74 will kick off BC's annual Arts Festival by discussing and showing his Oscar–nominated film, Chasing Ice. Click here to register.

More Signature events...

Arts Council Awards Celebration and Reception at the 15th Annual Arts Festival
Friday, April 26, 4–6:30 p.m.
Tent on Stokes Commons, Boston College

» Contact Eva Maynard to register. For more information, call 617-552-4757.

The Lynch School of Education at Boston College invites you to the AERA Reception
Monday, April 29, 7–8:15 p.m.
Sir Francis Drake Hotel, Second Level, Tudor A-B
450 Powell St., San Francisco, Calif.

» Please join us for refreshments and the opportunity to converse and network with colleagues and peers.

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CWBC An Evening with former ambassador Nicholas Burns '78
Wednesday, April 24, 7 p.m.
Cadigan Alumni Center, Brighton Campus, Boston College

» Click here to register.

More Affinity events...

East Coast Technology Council Tech on Tap

Thursday, April 4, 6-7:30 p.m.
Highland Capital, One Broadway, 16th Floor, Cambridge, Mass.

» Space is limited, please RSVP today to

Alumni Reception during Romero Scholarship Weekend

Friday, April 5, 6–9 p.m.
BC Club, 100 Federal Street, Boston

» Click here to register. If you have any questions, contact Eva Maynard at 617-552-4757.

DC CWBC Authors Luncheon featuring The Miracle Chase

Saturday, April 6, 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Chevy Chase Club, Main Club House, 6100 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase, Md.

» Click here to register.

Celebration of Women's Athletics Sponsored by the CWBC

BC Lacrosse vs. Duke: Saturday, April 6, 1 p.m., Newton Campus Athletic Facility
BC Softball vs. Georgia Tech: Sunday, May 5, 1 p.m., Shea Field, Boston College

» To RSVP, email These are free events. Tickets are not required for the games or meet and greets, but we do ask that you register in advance.

The Boston College Archbishop Oscar A. Romero Scholarship Ceremony
Saturday, April 6, 6–11 p.m.
Murray Room, Yawkey Athletics Center, Boston College

» Contact Eva Maynard to register. For more information, call 617-552-4757.

West Coast Technology Council Annual Dinner
Featuring William P. Leahy, S.J., University President
Friday, April 19, 6 p.m. reception; 7 p.m. dinner
Four Seasons Hotel, 2050 University Avenue, East Palo Alto, Calif.

» The cost is $50 per person. For questions or information about the event, please email

WCAS Alumni Wine Tasting
Wednesday, May 8, 6–9 p.m.
Faculty Dining Room, McElroy Commons, Boston College

» Click here to register. If you have any questions, contact Eva Maynard at 617-552-4757.

Save the Date: Refining the Journey: Aging Reimagined
Tuesday, May 14, 6 p.m.
Cadigan Alumni Center
Featuring Joseph Coughlin, Director, MIT AgeLab, with panelists Patricia Tabloski, PhD, GNP-BC, FGSA, FAAN, Associate Professor, William F Connell School of Nursing, and Emily B. Saltz, MSW, LICSW, CMC, Founder and Director, Elder Resources

» For more information please contact

Save the Date: The Real Estate Council Spring Event and Reception
Featuring guest speaker Mark Zandi, chief economist, Moody's Analytics
Wednesday, May 22,; 6 p.m. program; 7 p.m. reception
Bank of America Conference Center, 100 Federal Street, Boston; followed by a reception at the BC Club

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1961Boston-Area Newton College Reception
Thursday, April 18, 6–8 p.m.
UpStairs on the Square, 91 Winthrop Street, Cambridge, Mass.

» Click here to register.

More class events...

District of Columbia; Maryland; and Virginia-Area Newton College Spring Tea
Sunday, April 14, 1–3 p.m.
Hamilton House, Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, 9101 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Md.

» Click here to register.

Long Island-Area Newton College Spring Tea
Sunday, April 21, 1:30–3:30 p.m.
Home of Molly McHugh O'Grady NC'57, 104 Roxbury Road, Garden City, N.Y.

» Click here to register.

Class of 1959 Dinner and Theater
Thursday, April 25, 5 p.m.
Walsh Function Room and Robsham Theater, Boston College

» Click here to register.

Class of 1961 Annual Mass and Dinner
Saturday, April 27, 5:30 p.m.
2101 Commonwealth Avenue, Brighton Campus, Boston College

» Click here to register.

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Wounded Warriors
Boston College Washington, DC, Chapter Wounded Warriors Cookout
Wednesday, April 24, 4–8 p.m.
Walter Reed National Medical Center (WRNMC)
Wounded Warrior Café
8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, Md.

» Click here to register.

More regional and chapter events...

Chicago Chapter BC Cares Saturday School Program
Saturday, April 6, 9:45 a.m.–noon
McCutcheon Elementary School, 4850 N. Kenmore in Uptown, Chicago, Ill.

» Join fellow Eagles as we do fun, hands-on projects with students at McCutcheon Elementary! RSVP to Kevin Convery '85.

Southwest Florida Chapter 15th Annual Boston College Golf Tournament
Monday, April 8, 1 p.m., $170
Quail Creek Country Club, 13300 Valewood Drive, Naples, Fla.

» Please contact Frank Garbarino '59 at 293-514-0769 or 239-440-3534.

Atlanta Chapter Planning Meeting
Tuesday, April 9, 7 p.m.
Gordon Biersch, 3242 Peachtree Road NE, Buckhead, Atlanta, Ga.

» If you are unable to attend but would still like to get involved with future events,
please contact Ann Marie Purr '04.

Dallas Chapter Catholic Universities Alumni Social
Thursday, April 11, 6–8 p.m.
Sambuca, 2120 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, Texas

» RSVP to Joseph Cancelliere '06.

Cleveland Chapter Indians vs. Red Sox Game
Thursday, April 18, 5:30 p.m.
A.J. Rocco's, 816 Huron Road, Cleveland, Ohio

» The $12 price gets you a ticket to the game as well as appetizers and drink specials ahead of time. First pitch is at 7:05 p.m. at Progressive Field. RSVP to Patrick Carney '04.

Chicago Chapter Annual Mass
Sunday, April 21, 10:30 a.m.; reception immediately following
Christ the King Jesuit College Preparatory School, 5088 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, Ill.

» For more information or to volunteer as a reader, Eucharistic minister, or greeter, email Alison Stankus '00. Click here to register.

Cape Cod Spring Golf Tournament and Luncheon
Friday, May 31, 8:30 a.m.–2 p.m.
Club at Yarmouthport, 64 Kings Circuit, Yarmouth Port, Mass.

» Contact Rich Larios '72.

Visit your regional chapter websites for more events and information.

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