Collegian Summer 2011

Summer 2011

Feature Stories

News Briefs Class Notes
When the Red Sox Ruled Professor Tom Whalen discusses his new book about the early days of the Boston Sox.video Greg White
Greg White (CGS’04, COM’06) is working as a staff writer for Comedy Central’s Ugly Americans.

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CGS Holds Annual Stone “Lecture” Instead of a traditional speaker, students were treated to a tour of the new wing of Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts.video
A Long Career in Short Fiction Enjoy Professor Robert Wexelblatt’s latest prose and learn where he finds ideas for so many stories.
Literary Mag Highlights Students’ Many Talents The 2011 issue of The Chimaerid includes photography, painting, poetry, and more.
From the BU Community
thumb-beerFilmmaker to Beer Brewerfrom Bostonia
One-time aspiring filmmaker Garrett Oliver (CGS’81, COM’82) is now a leader in the beer world.video


thumb-friendshipThe Hand Behind Our Friendshipfrom BU Today
Graduating seniors Allison Cohen (CGS’09, SMG’11) and Jennifer Bernard (CGS’09, COM’11) talk about a mistake that made them close friends.video


thumb_hollandThere’s Nothing Like Itfrom BU Today
Graduating senior John Holland (CGS’09, COM’11) discusses the thrill of playing Terrier basketball.video


thumb_dahodBU Welcomes New Trustees, Overseersfrom BU Today
Shamim Dahod (CGS’76, CAS’78, MED’87) now serves as chair of the Board of Overseers.


thumb_dahodCGS Alumna Killed on Charity Bike Ridefrom BU Today
Christina Genco (CGS’08, SHA’10) was a passionate biker and volunteer.
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Upcoming Alumni Events
Biotech Networking Reception in Washington, D.C.
June 28
Connect with BU alumni and friends involved in the fast-growing biotechnology industry.


Alumni Day at Tanglewood
August 13
Join fellow BU alumni for our annual day of classical music in the Berkshires.


See a full list of BU alumni events.

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