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One Year of Strong-Becoming Stronger?

  • Boston College Yawkey Center, Murray Room Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Speakers Matthew Jose of the Greater Boston Citizenship Initiative, Atyia Martin from the Boston Public Health Commission, and Katy Erker of Rosie's Place for homeless women gather to discuss their work to catalyze change in Boston on issues of health, immigration, and homelessness, and reflect on the strength of this city and becoming stronger one year after the 2013 Marathon bombing.  This event will mark the beginning of Strong Month, a 26-day initiative to inspire positive social change in the spirit of Boston Strong.  "The Heart of This City: Boston Strong and Becoming Stronger," a book produced by sixteen Boston College students in the Presidential Scholars Program, Class of 2016, will also receive its formal dedication at this event.

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