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October 2012

 
  Alumni Events


BC Alumni 5K Road RaceSesquicentennial Deans Series
Tuesday, October 23, 6:30 p.m.
Cadigan Alumni Center, Brighton Campus, Boston College

"Putting Our Heads in the Sand Won't Make the World Go Away" with Alberto Godenzi, dean, Graduate School of Social Work
We all have a sense that our world has become smaller, but what does it really mean that our lives have been transformed by globalization? This presentation proposes that we are global citizens whether we want to be or not.
» Cost is $10. To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.



Golf25th Annual Michael Murphy 1982 Golf Tournament and Dinner
Friday, October 26, 5 p.m.
Sandy Burr Country Club, 103 Cochituate Rd., Wayland, Mass.

Join your classmates at this annual golf tournament followed by a dinner at Boston College in Corcoran Commons.
» To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


Welcome HomeWelcome Home, Class of 2012
October 2012
Washington, D.C.; New York City; Northern California; and Boston

The Boston College Alumni Association and our alumni chapters invite you to a reception in your honor to welcome you into the alumni community in your area.
» Click here for more information


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MORE EVENTS: ALUMNI EDUCATION |SPIRITUALITY | AFFINITY GROUPS
| REGIONAL AND CHAPTER


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ALUMNI EDUCATION

Decision 2012Decision 2012
Thursday, October 11, 6:30 p.m.
This event is free; limited space still available
Stuart Hall, Room 115, Newton Campus, Boston College

The November election could produce an epochal change in the political landscape. Join moderator Paula Ebben '89 of WBZ-TV News and four of BC's most popular Political Science professors—Dennis Hale, David Hopkins, Marc Landy, and Kay Schlozman—for a bipartisan discussion on major campaign topics. The event is cosponsored by the BC Alumni Association, the Political Science Department, and the BC Political Science Alumni Network. Refreshments will be served.
» Click here to register

More Alumni Education events...


The Raven's Trail: An Edgar Allan Poe Walking Tour
Sunday, October 28, 3–4:30 p.m.
This is event free; Boston
Limited to 40 participants

»Click here to register

Agape Latte Grande: Was It Really a Bachelor's Degree? Why You Never Really Learned to Date in College and What to Do About It Now
Thursday, November 1, 6:30 p.m.; Free
With Kerry Cronin and Daniel Zepp
Cadigan Alumni Center, Brighton Campus, Boston College

»Click here to register


Deans Series on the Road: Breakfast in Chicago with Dean Susan Gennaro
Friday, November 16, 7:45–9 a.m.
Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, 251 E. Huron, Chicago

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.



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SPIRITUALITY

GOLD MassAlumni Memorial Mass
Sunday, November 4, 11 a.m.
Mass: Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus, Boston College. Reception: Stuart House, Newton Campus, Boston College

Attend this Mass to honor the memory of all deceased BC alumni, family, and friends. A complimentary light lunch and reception will follow.
» Click here to register

More spirituality events...

12th Annual Veterans Remembrance Mass and Ceremony
Monday, November 12
9:30 a.m. Mass at St. Ignatius Church, Chestnut Hill, Mass.
11 a.m. Remembrance Roll Call Ceremony at Veterans Memorial (tent on Burns Library Lawn)

»Click here to register

**If you have any doubt that Boston College knows you are a veteran, please send an email to bcvets@bc.edu with your name, class year, and branch of service. We're also looking for information on alumni who are buried in Arlington National Cemetery (if you have not already informed us). Also, if you would like to participate in the annual "Wreaths Across America" event at Arlington on December 15, please contact us as well. The ceremony will start at 8:30 a.m.**


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AFFINITY GROUPS

superfansWCAS Monthly Meeting: Meet the new Woods College Interim Dean, Fr. James Burns
Thursday, October 11
6:30–8:30 p.m.
Cadigan Alumni Center, Brighton Campus, Boston College
This event is free.
» To register, contact Eva Maynard '97 at maynarde@bc.edu

More affinity events...

CWBC sponsors a Celebration of Women's Athletics
Sunday, October 14, Noon–3 p.m.
Noon BC Volleyball vs. Miami, Power Gym, Conte Forum
1 p.m. BC Soccer vs. NC State, Newton Campus Athletic Facility
3 p.m. BC Field Hockey vs. UNH, Newton Campus Athletic Facility

» To RSVP, email CWBC@bc.edu with your name, the game you plan to attend, and the number of attendees in your party.


CWBC Author's Dinner in Pittsburgh
featuring The Miracle Chase by Joan Luise Hill '75, Katie Mahon, and Mary Beth Phillips
Wednesday, October 17, 6–8 p.m.
The Pittsburgh Field Club, 121 Field Club Rd., Fox Chapel, Pa.
» To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


Save the Date: The Real Estate Council Symposium
Featuring a keynote speaker and presentations from real estate experts
Monday, October 22
1:30 p.m., registration; 2 p.m., program
Robsham Theater Arts Center, Lower Campus, Boston College

» To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


CWBC Author's Lunch in Chicago
featuring The Miracle Chase by Joan Luise Hill '75, Katie Mahon, and Mary Beth Phillips
Friday, October 19, 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Park Grill, 11 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, Ill.

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


Alumni Day at BC Football
Saturday, October 27, time TBD
Flynn Recreation Complex
Tailgate fare will be available for purchase.

»Click here to register


Save the Date: West Coast Technology Council Fall Panel
Thursday, November 1
6 p.m. registration/networking; 6:30 p.m. program
Garden Court Hotel, Palo Alto, Calif.



CWBC Beginning the Journey: Navigating An Over-Wired World #CWBCwired

Wednesday, November 7, 6–8 p.m.
The Liberty Hotel, 215 Charles St., Boston
CWBC signature program for GOLD alumnae.

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


FanFest 2012 BC vs. Notre Dame Football
Saturday, November 10, time TBD
Flynn Recreation Complex
Tailgate fare will be available for purchase.
FanFests are held at each home football game and begin three hours prior to kickoff. Preregistration is required.

» To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


FanFest 2012 BC vs. Virginia Tech Football
Saturday, November 17, time TBD
Flynn Recreation Complex
Tailgate fare will be available for purchase.
FanFests are held at each home football game and begin three hours prior to kickoff. Preregistration is required.

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


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CLASS EVENTS

Class of 52Class of 1963 at FanFest and BC vs. Maryland Football
Saturday, October 27, time TBD
Flynn Recreation Complex and Alumni Stadium, Boston College

»Click here to register.


More class events...


Class of 1954 Mass and Reception

Sunday, October 21, 10:30 a.m.
Mass: Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus, Boston College
Reception: Barat House, Newton Campus, Boston College

» For more information, please contact Fabia Denaro at 617-552-1528.


Newton College Book Club: Michael Lewis's The Big Short

Monday, October 22, 7 p.m.
Cadigan Alumni Center, Brighton Campus, Boston College

» For more information, please contact Ashley Driscoll at 617-552-8035.


Classes of 1956 and 1961 Game Watch BC vs. Wake Forest Football

Saturday, November 3, time TBD
Cadigan Alumni Center, Brighton Campus, Boston College

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


Class of 1953 Mass and Luncheon
Sunday, November 18, Noon
Mass: Trinity Chapel, Newton Campus, Boston College
Reception: Barat House

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


University Christmas Chorale Concert and Reception

Sunday, December 2
2 p.m. concert; 4 p.m. reception
Stuart Dining Hall, Newton Campus, Boston College

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.

Class of 1956 Christmas Mass and Reception
Sunday, December 2, 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Trinity Chapel and Barat House, Newton Campus, Boston College

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


Newton College Book Club: David McCullough's The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris

Monday, December 3, 7 p.m.
Cadigan Alumni Center, Brighton Campus, Boston College

» For more information, please contact Ashley Driscoll at 617-552-8035.



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REGIONAL AND CHAPTER EVENTS

Lincoln Square
New York City Chapter—The Boston College New York City Annual Business Networking Night

"The Current State of the Economy"
Thursday, November 1, 6–9 p.m.
The Lincoln Square Neighborhood Center, 240 West 64th St.
(between Amsterdam and West End Avenues, directly behind Lincoln Center), New York, N.Y.

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


More regional events...


Palm Beach Chapter BC Football Game Watches
Check local listings for dates and kickoff times or contact Rooney's directly
Rooney's Public House, 1153 Town Center Dr., Jupiter, Fla.

» Please contact Shawna Gallagher Vega '06 at bcpalmbeachchapter@gmail.com if you have any questions.


Las Vegas Chapter Football Game Watches
Steiner's Nevada Style Pub, 8410 W. Cheyenne Ave., just east of Durango Road
in Las Vegas; 702-395-8777
» Please contact Steve Duffy '64 with questions at 702-768-2727 or stephenduffy42@gmail.com


Maine Chapter Networking Night

Wednesday, October 10, 7 p.m.
RiRa Irish Pub, 72 Commercial St., Portland, Maine

» Please email Vince Kloskowski '96 at vkloskow@sjcme.edu


New York City Chapter Welcome Home Reception for the Class of 2012

Thursday, October 11, 7–9 p.m.
Inc Lounge, 224 W. 49th St., New York City

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


Southwest Florida Chapter BC vs. FSU Football Game Watch

Saturday, October 13
Boston Beer Garden, 2396 Immokalee Rd., Naples, Fla.

» To RSVP, email Diane Van Parys '80 at bcswfloridaalumni@gmail.com


Atlanta Chapter BC vs. Georgia Tech Alumni Outing

Saturday, October 20, two hours prior to kickoff, game time TBD
Georgia Tech Campus (specific location to be announced)

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


Maine Chapter 15th Annual BC Football Road Trip—BC vs. University of Maryland

Saturday, October 27
Game tickets and roundtrip bus tickets are $53, roundtrip bus tickets are $38.
Alumni Stadium, Boston College

»To register, call 617-552-4700 or 800-669-8430 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.


Maine Chapter Annual BC vs. Notre Dame Football Game Watch

Saturday, November 10, time TBD
Cheverus High School, 267 Ocean Ave., Sparta Alumni Room, Portland, Maine

» To RSVP, please email Vince Kloskowski '96 at vkloskow@sjcme.edu


Hartford Chapter BC vs. Notre Dame Football Game Watch

Saturday, November 10, time TBD
Damon's Tavern, 310 Prospect Ave., Hartford, Conn.

» To RSVP, please email BCAlumniHartford@gmail.com


Southwest Florida Chapter BC vs. Notre Dame Football Game Watch
Saturday, November 10, time TBD
Boston Beer Garden, 2396 Immokalee Rd., Naples, Fla.
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To RSVP, please email Diane Van Parys at bcswfloridaalumni@gmail.com


Maine Chapter Meeting
Thursday, November 15, 7 p.m.
Cheverus High School, 267 Ocean Ave., Sparta Alumni Room, Portland, Maine

» To RSVP, please email Vince Kloskowski '96 at vkloskow@sjcme.edu


Hartford Chapter Professional Networking Night
Thursday, November 29, 6–8 p.m.
Sidebar Lounge, 986 Farmington Ave., West Hartford, Conn.

» To RSVP, please email BCAlumniHartford@gmail.com


Cape Cod Chapter Annual Christmas Party
Sunday, December 9, Noon hors d'oeuvres; 1 p.m. dinner
Coonamessett Inn, 311 Gifford St., Falmouth, Mass.
All are welcome

» For more information, please contact Peter '56 and Bea '62 Colleary


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