Tagged: College of Arts and Sciences

“Revival in Art and Culture After World War II” at Rubin-Frankel Gallery, Nov. 10th

November 4th, 2011 in Arts, Panels 0 comments

Rubin-Frankel Event Flyer: Revival in Art and Culture

On Thursday, November 10th, the Rubin-Frankel Gallery will host an academic symposium, “Revival in Art and Culture After World War II.” The event features a panel of experts who will discuss the “revival of Jewish Soviet art after the trauma of war.” The panel will be moderated by Dr. Katherine O’Connor, professor of Russian in the Modern Languages and Comparative Literature program at the College of Arts and Sciences.

The symposium begins at 6:00 p.m. in the Rubin-Frankel Gallery, located in the Florence and Chafetz Hillel House at 213 Bay State Road. The event is free and open to the public, with light refreshments following the discussion. RSVPs can be directed to Giang Luc at RubinFrankelGallery@gmail.com or 617-353-7634. For more details on the event, including a full schedule of speakers, please visit the Rubin-Frankel Gallery website.

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Sustainability: Levers for Change

September 22nd, 2011 in Live Chats 0 comments

Sustainability Live Chat

Professors Cutler Cleveland (CAS) and Kristen McCormack (SMG), Dean of Students Kenneth Elmore and Dennis Carlberg (Sustainability) participated in a live chat, "Sustainability: Levers for Change" on September 15. Image courtesy BU Today.


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Commencement address by student speaker Monica Narang

May 25th, 2011 in Uncategorized 0 comments

Student commencement speaker Monica Narang (CAS ’11) addressed nearly 20,000 attendees at Sunday’s celebration and reflected on student life, academics and BU’s “soul”:

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The next Dean Elmore? Experience commencement through the eyes of a graduate

May 23rd, 2011 in Uncategorized 0 comments

BU Today joined Kyle Trotman (CAS’11) at this weekend’s events from the Champagne Reception on Friday night through Commencement yesterday to offer a graduate’s perspective.

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“Just stew it!” say the south campus stewards

May 19th, 2011 in Uncategorized 0 comments

Graduating seniors Molly Byrd (CAS), Emily Drevets (CAS) and Emily Bell (CAS, COM) gave BU Today and inside look into what their lives were like while studying at BU the past four years and how they came to give away “free stew and friendship” on Wednesdays:

See more be BU Today’s Point of Departure series daily on their homepage.

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Creative Writing hosts faculty reading tonight

April 12th, 2011 in Uncategorized 0 comments

The Creative Writing Program, one of the oldest writing programs in the country, is hosting their annual faculty reading tonight at 6:00 PM in the SMG Auditorium (595 Comm. Ave). Faculty participating include:

Leslie Epstein (Program Director)
David Ferry
Louise Glück (United States Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner)
Allegra Goodman (National Book Award finalist)
Ha Jin (Awardee of National Book Award, PEN/Hemingway, twice PEN/Faulkner)
Ronan Noone
Sigrid Nunez
Robert Pinsky (United States Poet Laureate)
Maya Sloan

Tonight’s event is free and open to the public.

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Robert Pinsky reading tonight

March 24th, 2011 in Uncategorized 0 comments

Pinsky HeadshotThe Creative Writing Program is hosting famed poet and BU Professor of Poetry Robert Pinsky for a reading from his newest book Selected Poems. Pinsky was formerly a United States Poet Laureate and has written nineteen books. The event will take place tonight at 7:30 PM in the Photonics Center (8 Saint Mary’s Street) in Room 206 and is free and open to the public.

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