BC’s Center for Retirement Research will demo a new retirement planning tool, created in partnership with First Eagle Investment Management and Upstatement.
Female Founders of Boston-based Businesses Offer Advice to Aspiring Entrepreneurs
Four female founders of Boston-based businesses discussed their paths to success and offered advice to young entrepreneurs at a panel on April 10.
Evans Discusses Importance of Research in Police Work
BCPD Chief Bill Evans discussed the importance of research in his field of work in his keynote speech at the inaugural WCAS Research Conference on Saturday.
Muslim Student Association Hosts Vigil After Christchurch Attack
Hundreds of students and faculty gathered for a candlelit vigil on O’Neill Plaza in the wake of the terrorist attack on a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand last week.
Woodward Downplays Religion in American Politics
Former Newsweek religion editor Kenneth Woodward argued that religion is no longer a significant factor in presidential politics in a lecture titled “Religion in the White House.”
MBTA to Provide Free Passes to Students Grades 7-12
All Boston students in grades seven through 12 in Boston will be provided with free MBTA passes, starting in the 2019-20 school year.
Rise3 Symposium Explores Effects of Incarceration
Adam Foss, a former assistant district attorney in the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office, and Jessica Simes, a sociology professor at Boston University hosted the second Rise3 Symposium.
International Student Population Hits New High
The Boston College international student population rose to a record high 1,878 students this year, according to the Office of International Students and Scholars.
Boston Women’s March: Until All Voices are Heard
People flooded the Boston Common by the thousands to take part in the third annual Boston Women’s March: Until All Voices Are Heard, on Saturday. The intention of this year’s march in Boston was to “re-energize, reinvigorate, and recommit to the mission of the original Boston Women’s March in 2017,” and to create a safe space for all allies who share the values of fairness, inclusivity, and dignity.
Mayor Fuller Leads Discussion on the Future of Marijuana in Newton
On Wednesday night, Newton residents gathered to discuss the health implications of marijuana at the forum “Wondering About Weed?”.