Collegian Spring 2013


Feature Stories

CGS News Briefs Alumni Voices
Harry Potter Actress Performs Dickens at CGS One professor found a creative way to interest her students in Dickens—enlisting a celebrity to bring his characters to life. Linda WellsAlums, parents, faculty, and friends share their favorite memories of Dean Linda Wells.
Stripping the Mask from the Master of Suspense How well do we know the man behind the famous silhouette? CGS professor reveals the sympathetic side of the director renowned for suspense.
Late Start, Early AbroadAnnouncing a new January freshman program, which includes a gap semester and freshman study abroad opportunity.
From the BU Community
thumb-shootingBU’s Shooting Starfrom Bostonia
Criminal justice major and Terrier hoopster Chantell Alford (CGS’11, MET’13) is a powerhouse on the court and in the classroom. 

thumb-les-miserablesStudents Produce Les Misérables Parody from BU Today
Inspired by the Oscar-winning film, Kevin Wang (CGS’10, COM’12) and Mike Irving (CAS’13, COM’13) poke fun at the daunting job market staring down soon-to-be college graduates.

thumb_actressOn Top of the Universe from BU Today
An accomplished cellist, an actress, and a model, Olivia Culpo (CGS’12) is the newly crowned Miss Universe.

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Upcoming Alumni Events
Chicago-Area Alumni Reception: A Celebration of Dean Wells 

April 24

Chicago-area alums are invited to the Lake Shore Country Club for a cocktail reception in honor of Dean Linda Wells, who is retiring after 33 years at Boston University.

Bay Area Alumni Reception: A Celebration of Dean Wells

May 29

Bay Area alums are invited to a cocktail reception in honor of Dean Linda Wells, who is retiring after 33 years at Boston University.

The Irish in Boston

July 26 & 27

A weekend of lectures, discussions, and performances celebrating the history, music, and poetry of the Irish in Boston. Hosted by the Center for Interdisciplinary Teaching & Learning (CITL).

See a full list of BU alumni events.