Come 2019, the Thea Bowman AHANA and Intercultural Center will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Options Through Education Transitional Summer Program, a six-week program that prepares first-year students for their transition to Boston College.
When J. Donald Monan was hired as BC’s president, he was so thin that people joked he couldn’t start until he passed a physical, Jack Connors said in an interview.
“The spirit and the essence of J. Donald Monan will thunder through the halls of Boston College for eternity,” said Geoffrey Boisi, a trustee and BC ’69.
A visionary and leading educator, Rev. J. Donald Monan, S.J., the 24th president of Boston College and its current chancellor, has died at the age of 92.