“Before there was authentic, there was Doxie,” Doggett said.
The Absence of Abstinence: Students Reflect on Sex Culture and Policy at BC
“At the end of the day, they’re just turning a blind eye to something that’s obviously happening on campus,” Parra said. “So I think that that is a very ignorant way of treating a student body.”
A Fresh Start: How to Recenter Yourself for the New Year
Taking time to recenter yourself will help prioritize your well-being throughout the upcoming year. By taking these steps, I hope you can center your new year on personal growth and wellness.
A Journey of Perseverance: Castro Receives BC Strong Scholarship
“Her personal and academic accomplishments, along with the work she’s done to assist other children facing similar physical mobility challenges was inspiring to me and to the committee.”
Creating a Campus for All: Students and Advocacy Groups Push for Greater Accessibility
“It was very difficult to get the administration to commit to it,” Claudio said. “We had a few people, you know, on the lower end of the administration really trying to help us out a lot. The problem was getting the higher-ups to commit to it.”
iEdit: Isabella Pieretti’s Old Soul Peeks Through on Characteristically Contemplative Playlist
Magazine Editor Erin Flaherty underscores Isabella Pieretti’s music taste as reflective and comforting, drawing on legendary musical artists.
iEdit: Natalie Arndt Offers up an Emotional Invitation and a Love Letter to L.A.
Newsletter editor Natalie Arndt crafts a playlist that is simultaneously lively, Americana, romantic, and an ode to her hometown.
Healing the Catholic Church in the 21st Century: C21 Center Celebrates Two Decades at BC
“I’m also really proud that the center is really looking to the future of the church, being young people with a particular focus,” Kiefer said. “Our commitment to having big conversations about roles and relationships in the church and the Catholic intellectual tradition … and constantly creating new opportunities to engage more people in important conversations about the importance of God.”
From 1973 to 2022: The Abortion Debate at BC
Across the country and at BC, both abortion-rights and anti-abortion advocates are processing the Dobbs decision, which overturned the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, establishing that the U.S. Constitution does not recognize a federal right to an abortion. Although not physically together on campus, students, alumni, and professors are grappling with what this decision means for the future of abortion in the United States.
Trials and Transformation: The 50-Year History of Title IX
Title IX—passed on June 23, 1972—prohibits discrimination based on sex within educational programs or activities that receive federal funding in a mere 37 words:
“No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.”