More Americans—an estimated 39.3 million—are expected to take to the roads, sky, rails, and water this Memorial Day weekend than have in the past decade. But those planning to stay local for the long weekend will find a host of events in and around Boston: commemorations of fallen soldiers, a first-rate music festival, free museum […]
Mortarboards have become the equivalent of a Hallmark card: a way to convey a heartfelt message, deliver a pointed punch line, offer a word or two of inspiration—or get a belly laugh. In what has become an annual tradition, BU Photography sent staffers and freelancers across Nickerson Field during Sunday’s 144th all-University Commencement to snap […]
One College of Fine Arts grad will use the award money to expand her chamber music ensemble’s concert schedule in hospitals, schools, and underserved communities, another hopes to build a theater company for young women actors, and the third will support the classic post-diploma artist move to New York. In addition to a great deal […]
Riddle: What takes a year to plan, but is over in just two hours? This time-lapse video, shot over 11 days, provides the answer, capturing the setting up, celebration, and breaking down necessary for a BU Commencement on Nickerson Field. Watch as the 2017 Commencement preparations come and go.
Renowned infectious diseases expert Anthony S. Fauci urged the 2017 School of Medicine graduates at their Convocation ceremony on May 18 to maintain the US medical leadership role in a world grappling with critical challenges that transcend borders. “It is so apparent now, as we come to the end of the second decade of the […]