Latest Boston College Stories

2009-02-26 16:30:00

Last year's No.1, University of Pennsylvania, falls to No.3; Ohio State University's Fisher College of Business rises 17 spots to No.42 NEW YORK, Feb.

2009-02-25 11:23:17

An engineered metamaterial proved it can function as a state-of-the-art device in the complex terahertz range of the electromagnetic spectrum, setting a standard of performance for modulating tiny waves of radiation,

2009-02-24 23:18:47

Joe Trapani had 19 points and Rakim Sanders 16 points and nine rebounds Tuesday in Boston College's 72-67 win over No. 25 Florida State.

2009-02-10 07:30:00

3rd Annual List of Top Colleges/Universities Demonstrates Impact of Nation's Economic Crisis on College Students BOSTON, Feb.

2009-01-14 22:57:47

Jeff Teague scored eight points in a span of 43 seconds late in the first half Wednesday, igniting a run that carried Wake Forest over Boston College 83-63. The third-ranked Demon Deacons finished off a big night for the nation's top three college basketball teams. No.

2009-01-12 12:01:37

German scientist Otto H. Warburg\'s theory on the origin of cancer earned him the Nobel Prize in 1931, but the biochemical basis for his theory remained elusive.

2009-01-07 21:26:57

Jeremy Lin scored 27 points Wednesday and Harvard pulled off a shocking 82-70 victory over No. 24 Boston College. The Golden Eagles had won 10 in a row, including an 85-78 upset of then-No.

2009-01-07 14:51:59

Boston College has fired head football Coach Jeff Jagodzinski, who had met with the NFL's New York Jets about their coaching vacancy. BC Athletic Director Gene DeFilippo made the announcement Wednesday at a news conference.

2008-12-31 21:02:22

Bryant Hahnfeldt kicked a 45-yard field goal with 3:26 to play Wednesday, giving Vanderbilt a 16-14 triumph over Boston College in the Music City Bowl. The Commodores had not played in a bowl game in 26 years and had not won one in more than a half century. Myron Lewis preserved the victory by intercepting a Dominique Davis pass with 1:36 to play and Vanderbilt was able to run out the clock.

Word of the Day
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'