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Encyclopedia > The Heights

For information about the short-lived television series by this name see The Heights (TV series). The Heights was a short lived drama TV series that aired in the early 90s on the Fox network. ...

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The Heights is a nickname given to Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. It recalls both BC's lofty aspirations--the college motto is "Ever to Excel"--and its hilltop location, an area initially designated as "University Heights." The name has lent itself to a number of campus organizations, most notably the principal student newspaper, The Heights. BC students were universally called "Heightsmen" until 1925 when Mary C. Mellyn became the first "Heightswoman" to receive a BC degree. Today, "Heightsonian" refers invariably to students, alumni, faculty and others associated with the university. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Boston College is a private university located in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts in the New England region of the United States. ... Boston College is a private university located in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts in the New England region of the United States. ... Boston College and the Chestnut Hill Reservoir Located 6 miles west of Boston, Chestnut Hill is a leafy suburb notable for its stately old houses, scenic landscape and the historic campus of Boston College. ... Ever to Excel is the English translation of the Ancient Greek motto of Boston College: αιεν αριδτευειν It is derived from the sixth book of Homers Iliad, in a speech Glaucus delivers to Diomedes. ...


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