In Brief

Ring Named Interim Dean

BC Law tax professor is first woman to have the role....

Diane Ring became Interim Dean of Boston College Law School in July, making her the first woman to serve in ...

Around the Academy

Kenji Yoshino: “Covering,” a strategy in which individuals downplay outsider identities to blend into the mainstream, was the topic of an event hosted by the LSA D&I Co...

The Young Achievers

Two for Thoms: Molly Jane Thoms ’22 has been awarded two fellowships this summer, both in line with her interests in youth and education. In addition to receiving one from Equal Justice America, Thoms was among five students in the state to win a Massachusetts Bar Foundation Legal Intern Fellowship. Legal Eagle Takeover: Jessie Baek ’23, Dhairya Bhatia ’23, and Travis Salters ’23 make up half of this year’s Boston B...

Bar Passage Rate: 96%

Recent graduates delivered exceptional results on the October 2020 Massachusetts bar exam. BC Law ranked second in Massachusetts for overall passage rate (95.9%) and third in the s...

Good Governance Matters

A group of BC Law students have put feet to pavement to improve the policies underpinning modern political systems. Their first step was forming the Good Governance Project (GGP), ...

Around the Academy

Richard Cordray: As the Rappaport Distinguished Visiting Professor at BC Law last fall, the former director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and Ohio Attorney Genera...

A Great Judge Examined

Wells defends Holmes’ moral convictions in insightful new study....

Oliver Wendell Holmes has long fascinated Professor Catharine Wells, a Boston College Law School professor a...