School of Theology

Terrier Pre-game & Men’s Hockey Exhibition Game

Event | October 1st, 2016 in

Grab your friends and kick off your evening with BU. Enjoy this family-friendly cookout with fun, games, and special guests, featuring the James Montgomery (DGE ’69, CAS ’71) Band.

Terrier Pre-game: 4:30pm – 7pm

Show off your BU pride and catch up with fellow Terriers. Heading to the game? Don’t forget to grab your rally towel on your way to the arena!

Pre-game Menu:
Station #1: Canes – Chicken Fingers with Cane’s Sauce, Coleslaw
Station #2: House Salad, Pasta Salad
Station #3: Cranberry Farms – Slow Roasted Braised Brisket, Boston Baked Beans, House Made Corn Bread, Mac-n-Cheese
Station #4: Mini Cupcakes, Apple Crisp with Vanilla Ice Cream

Men’s Hockey Exhibition Game: 7pm

Show off your scarlet and white as you pack the arena for the evening. Cheer on your Terriers at this preseason event you don’t want to miss!

The Terrier Pre-game tickets can be purchased separately from the hockey game tickets.  Interested in attending both?  More details on pricing and packages can be found below. 

Terrier Pre-game Only
$20 adults
$8 (12 and under)
$15 recent grads

Terrier Pre-game & Ticket to the Hockey Game
$35 adult
$23 (12 and under)
$30 recent grad
Seats will be in Section 110 in Agganis Arena

  • Date: Saturday, October 1
  • Time: 4:30pm – 10pm
  • Cost: See description for pricing information
  • Location: The Lawn at 10 Buick St.
    (behind FitRec)

The Best of BU Luncheon & University Alumni Awards

Event | October 1st, 2016 in

Join alumni from across Boston University at one of the premier events of Alumni Weekend! We will welcome home and recognize a number of distinguished alumni groups, including the 50th reunion class of 1966, Golden Terriers, Claflin Society, loyal and generous donors, and many more.

The University Alumni Awards will be presented at the luncheon.

Recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award include:

Bonnie Arnold, COM’78, Co-president of Feature Animation, DreamWorks
Gilbert Caldwell, STH’58Retired, United Methodist Church, Co-founder of Black Methodists for Church Renewal, Co-founder, United Methodists of Color for a Fully Inclusive Church
Ruth MacFarlane Hunter, ENG’64, Questrom’86, Principal Technical Advisor for Logistics and Emergency Management, US Department of Transportation, Volpe

Plated Luncheon:
Arugula, Shaved Parmesan, Lemon, and White Balsamic Vinaigrette (pre-set)
Cider Glazed Chicken
Vegetarian Option: Butternut Squash with Brownbutter Sage
Sweet Potato Hash, Broccoli Rabe
Pinot Noir and Sauvignon Blanc will be served with lunch
Pumpkin Pie with Whipped Cream, coffee & tea

*Kosher Meals and other dietary restrictions can be accommodated

Pricing for Luncheon:
Golden Terriers & Guests – $20 each
Recent Graduates (2006-2016) – $20 each
Special Interest Groups – $20 each
General Admission – $30

  • Date: Saturday, October 1
  • Time: 12pm – 2pm
  • Cost: $20 Golden Terriers & Recent Grads, $25 Special Interest Groups, $30 General
  • Location: George Sherman Union, Metcalf Hall, 775 Commonwealth Ave.

BU @ Fenway: Pre-game BBQ & Game

Event | September 30th, 2016 in

Join in the madness at Fenway Park as the Red Sox take on the Blue Jays. Catch up with fellow alumni and friends for a pre-game BBQ in the exclusive Champions Club. Don’t miss out on pictures with Wally before heading to the BU group section in the Grandstands!

Registration includes:
-Game ticket (BU Section – Right Field Grandstand, Section 7)
-Unlimited Buffet: Seasonal Field Greens Salad, Red Bliss Potato Salad, Buttered Corn on the Cob, Beef Fenway Franks, Veggie Burgers, Barbecue Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Barbecue Chicken, Sliced Seasonal Fruit, Cookies & Brownies
-Cash Bar
-Photos with Wally @ the BU branded step & repeat
-On campus parking included

  • Date: Friday, September 30
  • Time: 5:30pm Pre-game, 7:10pm First Pitch
  • Cost: $95, $75 Recent Grad
  • Location: Champions Club, Fenway Park, 4 Yawkey Way

50th Reunion & Golden Terrier Luncheon

Event | September 30th, 2016 in

Come together with the Golden Terriers, our distinguished alumni who graduated from BU 50 or more years ago, to celebrate your class, as you are welcomed into the Golden Terrier ranks.

12:00pm Cocktails
12:30pm Lunch

Plated Luncheon Menu
Baby Greens, Quinoa, Dried Raisins, Cider and Citrus Vinaigrette (pre-set)
Herb Roasted Salmon
Vegetarian Option: Butternut Squash Ravioli with Brown Butter Sage
Roasted Potato, Grilled Asparagus
Pinot Noir and Chardonnay will be served with lunch
Apple Cranberry Pie with Crumb Topping and Vanilla Ice Cream

*Kosher meals and other dietary restrictions can be accommodated

  • Date: Friday, September 30
  • Time: 12:30pm
  • Cost: Class of 1966 & Guest Complimentary, Golden Terriers $20
  • LocationQuestrom School of Business, Trustee Ballroom, 9th Floor, 1 Silber Way 

School of Theology: Reunion Luncheon

Event | September 30th, 2016 in

Join all STH graduates and Dean Mary Elizabeth Moore for a special reunion luncheon featuring Dr. Andrew Shenton, Associate Professor of Music and James R. Houghton Scholar of Sacred Music, speaking about “Repositioning Religion and the Arts.”

  • Date: Friday, September 30
  • Time: 12pm – 2pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: School of Theology Community Center, Basement,
    745 Commonwealth Ave.

Screening of From Selma to Stonewall: Are We There Yet? & Conversation with Gil Caldwell (STH ’58) and filmmaker Marilyn Bennett

Event | September 29th, 2016 in

Join us for a screening of a new documentary that explores the relationship between the Civil Rights and LGBTQ movements. The documentary is 56 minutes and will be followed by a Q & A with the filmmakers, Reverend Gil Caldwell (STH ’58) and Marilyn Bennett. Gil Caldwell (STH ’58) is one of the 2016 Boston University Distinguished Alumni Award Winners.

  • Date: Thursday, September 29
  • Time: 5pm – 6:30pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: School of Theology Community Center, Basement,
    745 Commonwealth Ave.

School of Theology: Dessert & Dialogue with Nimi Wariboko

Event | September 28th, 2016 in

Professor Nimi Wariboko will discuss his recent scholarship over dessert. Professor Wariboko is a lively transdisciplinary thinker who addresses issues of faith and money, urban planning, morality and finance, and spirit in relation to politics and economics.

  • Date: Wednesday, September 28
  • Time: 1pm – 2:30pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: School of Theology,
    Room 325, 745 Commonwealth Ave.

School of Theology: Installation of Nimi Wariboko as Walter G. Muelder Professor of Social Ethics

Event | September 28th, 2016 in

Join the School of Theology Community for the installation of Nimi Wariboko, a lively trans-disciplinary thinker who interweaves Christian social ethics, economics, African social traditions, Pentecostal studies, and philosophical theology. Walter G. Muelder was appointed Dean of the School of Theology in 1945 and was a personalist philosopher, socialist, pacifist, social activist, and ecumenist who influenced generations of STH alumni.

  • Date: Wednesday, September 28
  • Time: 11am – 12pm
  • Cost: Complimentary
  • Location: Marsh Chapel,
    735 Commonwealth Ave.