The start of college can be both exhilarating and overwhelming. You’re now the one making the decisions about what to eat, when to go to sleep, what courses to take. For many of you, it’s the first time you’ve had your own credit card. Knowing how to create a budget and how to avoid racking […]
From his revised travel ban, issued Sunday, to his outside business income, since taking office President Trump has been at war with critics who say he’s violating one section or another of the Constitution. If the back and forth has your head spinning, don’t fret: this founding document has parts that even experts find oddball, […]
Because Steve Ramirez frequently attends neuroscience conferences around the world, he recently joined the Global Entry Program, which fast-tracks frequent flyers returning to the United States. “I was telling my dad that when I come back to the United States now, I don’t have to go through customs,” says Ramirez (CAS’10), the son of Salvadoran […]
Built in the mid 1920s, the Myles Standish Hotel was a posh home to lavish balls, society weddings, and political functions. Almost untouched since BU bought it in 1949 for a men’s dorm, it’s now being renovated to the tune of $133 million. BU Today explores the massive undertaking.
A single photograph from May 1981 is all it took to inspire students working for BU Photography to launch an intriguing photo project they dubbed Boston University Rephotographed. The photo, of undergrads conducting geology experiments on Alpert Mall (aka the BU Beach), was discovered during a search for an archival photo to run in the […]