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Lerner’s Grant Reflects Research Achievements

By: The Heights Editorial Board

After 18 years as a professor in the Lynch School of Education and nearly three decades of researching child development, Jacqueline Lerner has been awarded a $1.96 million grant to fund a three-year longitudinal study on moral development in youth. Lerner’s research on youth self-regulation and adolescent virtuous behavior is regarded by many as being at the forefront of its kind, and rightly so, given her extensive list of publications on the subject.

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Student Body Will Benefit From Expanded Election

By: The Heights Editorial Board

There was only one team of candidates running for the positions of UGBC president and executive vice president when the registration period closed last Thursday, according to an email that the Elections Committee (EC) sent out to the entire student body on Monday. The EC has confirmed that at least one other team has registered since the application process reopened, which is a good sign, as an uncontested election would not have

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Transparency Lacking In Campus School Decision

By: The Heights Editorial Board

Boston College announced last November that it was considering an affiliation between the Campus School and the Kennedy Day School in Brighton. The University’s manner of relaying information on its decision process has created an atmosphere of uncertainty and frustration.

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