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  • David Savage ’17 – Snow Day!
    As students are returning back to campus from spring break, Winter Storm Stella brings a much appreciated snow. While breaks are helpful and often needed, Senior David Savage can’t wait to get back into the lab to continue research in collaboration with Harpoon Brewery (located in Boston’s Seaport District).The post ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2017-03-22
  • Bobby Tzepos ’18 – Finding time for lab
    As the semester is reaching its midpoint, exams are here and spring break is right around the corner.  Finding time to get into the lab for research has been quite a struggle but summer applications are in! Research over the summer allows us to maximize productivity and focus solely on ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2017-03-22
  • Emmanuel Youth in Government Takes Washington, D.C.
    From February 9-12, seventeen Emmanuel students went to Washington, D.C. for a conference with Youth in Government. I was lucky enough to be one of them, so read on if you'd like to hear about my experience!  390 ... read more
    Source: Going All InPublished on 2017-03-21
  • Saying “Goodbye!” to Small Town Living
    It’s a huge cultural shock moving from a town of under 16,000 people, to a known world city of almost 700,000. I’m from the suburbs of western Massachusetts, and while around where I lived is totally familiar to me, I’m pretty sure only one out of ten people have heard ... read more
    Source: Going All InPublished on 2017-03-21
  • Education Through Service: A Recap of Alternative Spring Break 2017
    MARCH 2017—While many students, faculty, and staff returned to campus from a well-deserved week off after this year's Spring Break, those who participated in the Alternative Spring Break program returned from a journey that was less-than-relaxing but more-than-fulfilling. 387 ... read more
    Source: Published on 2017-03-20
  • “It’s Too Easy”
    The father north you go in Australia, the thicker the accent you'll encounter. This was explained to me by the research station manager on Orpheus Island, whose speech resembled more mumbling than an accent. Jimmy is an exceptional guy in an exceptional setting. The small station features dormitories and communal ... read more
    Source: Going All InPublished on 2017-03-20
  • Message from the President on the Passing of the Rev. J. Donald Monan, S.J.
    Dear Members of the Emmanuel College Community, The College was saddened to learn of the death of the Rev. J. Donald Monan, S.J., the 24th president and first chancellor of Boston College. To Father Monan’s family, to his brother Jesuits, and to the entire Boston College community, I express my ... read more
    Source: Published on 2017-03-19
  • Beyond the Super-fish-ial
    Something that I've discovered about myself since I've come to Emmanuel is that I love helping people learn. Even in freshmen biology when my classmates were struggling with material, I found that I could usually explain the concepts to them with relative ease. As a preschool teaching assistant, I noted that ... read more
    Source: Going All InPublished on 2017-03-10
  • RN-BSN and MSN Students are having a blast in Italy!
    Buon Pomeriggio! Good afternoon! The RN-BSN and MSN students are having a fabulous time in Italy. They've had the opportunity to travel to Rome to visit historical sites including the Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica while visiting local health care organizations to learn about Italy's healthcare system. They've even participated in ... read more
    Source: Graduate and Professional ProgramsPublished on 2017-03-09
  • Leicester, Ranieri esonerato: Re Claudio paga la crisi
    Cari lettori abbiamo il piacere di comunicarvi che da quest'anno, grazie alla collaborazione di Justin D. Evans, insegnante di italiano a Boston e patito di sport, Italian News Clicks comincerà finalmente a coprire anche la stampa sportiva. Grazie Justin! La favola del Leicester è già finita. Questa sera, la dirigenza ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2017-03-08
  • Millennials, il sesso incomincia a 17 anni. Ma sanno poco su protezione e contraccezione
    TRA BATTITI del cuore e impulsi sessuali, la prima volta dei millennials viene vissuta con un po’ di confusione almeno per quello che riguarda i rischi di contrarre malattie sessualmente trasmissibili. I primi rapporti arrivano poco dopo i 16 anni ma si aspettano i 17 anni per arrivare fino in ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2017-03-08
  • Emmanuel Students and Faculty Engage with Boston Community Leaders on Urban Violence Reduction
    "Toward a Safer Community"  Written by: Elisabeth Carse & Sarah Salerno, Sociology students concentrating in Criminology On Sunday evening, February 26th, Emmanuel College students and Professor Janese Free were joined for dinner by Mr. Ed Gaskin. The dinner served as a forum for students to engage in a discussion ... read more
    Source: Published on 2017-03-03
  • The Playing Field
    Ever since I visited Boston, I knew that I wanted to live here at some point in my life. It didn’t occur to me early in my high school career that I could have the opportunity to study here for my four college years. Every story is the same: I ... read more
    Source: Going All InPublished on 2017-03-03
  • Emmanuel College 2017 Honorary Degree Recipients Announced
    To:        The Emmanuel College Community From:   Sister Janet Eisner, SND, President Date:    March 2, 2017 Re:        2017 Honorary Degree Recipients At this year’s Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 13th, Emmanuel will confer an honorary doctorate on our distinguished speaker, Rosanne Haggerty, President ... read more
    Source: Published on 2017-03-02
  • Celebrating the End of Winter with Pancakes
    Every year, Russians celebrate the end of winter by stuffing themselves with thin pancakes (blini) for six whole days! And that's just the beginning! You also get 4 days off from school and work. Known as "Maslenitsa", everyone on this holiday prepares these pancakes at home all week, and then celebrates with ... read more
    Source: Going All InPublished on 2017-03-02