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This Alumni Weekend, the College of Arts & Sciences invites you to explore, discern, and analyze once again as you step back into the classroom and reconnect with your classmates! To register for Alumni Weekend, if you haven’t already, visit www.bu.edu/alumniweekend. Scroll down and click on Register.
What’s Wrong with Washington?
A Discussion on the State of American Government
Wednesday, October 23, 7-8:30 pm
725 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 211
What’s gone wrong in Washington? What would it take to fix it? A panel from the College of Arts & Sciences’ Department of Political Science identifies problems and perhaps even solutions. Get a jump on the weekend’s events and join us for an engaging discussion. Admission is free.
Join us Saturday morning with an alumnus, live from Kabul, Afghanistan.
A World in Flux:
The Situation in Afghanistan and the Prospects of a US Withdrawal
Saturday, October 26, 9:30 am breakfast, 10:30-12 am program
SHA Auditorium, 928 Commonwealth Avenue
Faculty from the Department of International Relations will be joined via Skype by alumnus Matt Trevithick, CAS’08, who currently resides in Kabul, Afghanistan, for a hot topics discussion. Admission is free.
Did you study in the Biology department?
Biology Department Alumni Weekend Social
Friday, October 25, 5-7 pm
Life Science and Engineering Building, 24 Cummington Mall, Main Lobby
Join the department for a complimentary happy hour and catch up with classmates and current Biology faculty. Pamela Templer, associate professor of biology, will discuss her work on the effects of winter climate change on New England forests, and Mary J. Cassoni, CAS’88, associate professor of business at Palomar College, will share how she turned her biology degree into a biotech career in southern California. Admission is free.
College of Arts & Sciences faculty and alumni will be popping up across campus over the course of the weekend. Don’t miss:
For more details about these and all Alumni Weekend programs, check out our Schedule of Events; in the top menu bar, choose school/college and then click on the CAS button to view only Arts & Sciences events.
We look forward to seeing you on campus. Again!
Our growing alumni community has members all around the world, and we’re proud of their many and varied achievements in all walks of life. We invite you to keep up-to-date with alumni news and events, in particular our fascinating Discoveries Lecture Series. We hope you will want to get involved with Arts & Sciences alumni and help the College become better than ever. We encourage you to take advantage of the many resources and benefits that are open to you as one of our alumni.
The Discoveries Lecture Series is sponsored by the BU Alumni Association and the College of Arts & Sciences.
If you are interested in more information, becoming involved, or if you have any suggestions or feedback about our events, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.