Hosted on September 13th in the historic auditorium of Sanders Theatre, the 28th First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony brought together researchers from around the world who busied themselves with investigating areas of scientific inquiry that first made people think, then made them laugh.
“Boston College will continue to practice affirmative action in accordance with recent Supreme Court decisions involving the University of Michigan (2003) and University of Texas (2016),” said John Mahoney, dean of undergraduate admission and financial aid.
Former Attorney General Eric Holder served as the keynote speaker at the annual Godkin Lecture at Harvard on Monday. He discussed gerrymandering, the importance of civic engagement, and his potential run for presidency in 2020.
Friday’s march occurred in the midst of a number of notable events for other unions across the country, including Harvard University voting to form a union.
Joseph Allen, BC ’98, has dedicated his research efforts to explore the link between built indoor environments and our overall health. His Healthy Buildings group operates out of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.