Collegian Summer 2012


Feature Stories

CGS News Briefs Class Notes
Sharing CGS Know-How in South Korea Conference gathers international leaders in general education. ClassnotesTwo alums tell us about their music industry careers. Plus, wedding bells and the CGS baby boom continue. See what your classmates are up to!
Reserve Your Seat: CGS Experts on Red Sox History In July, CGS will host a weekend of public lectures and field trips dedicated to the history of Beantown baseball.
CGS Journal Seeks Creative and Scholarly Submissions New CGS journal takes essays on interdisciplinary teaching to a global audience.
From the BU Community
thumb-firstWays to Go with Boston Robfrom arts&sciences
After winning Survivor and battling the Amazing Race, Rob Mariano (CGS’96, CAS’99) has traveled the world in 80 ways for his own TV show. 

thumb-voiceGreat Books, Good Works from BU Today
Studying literature and giving back to the community go hand in hand for one CGS class.

thumb_marcianoSoccer, via Senegal from Bostonia
From a world of political instability in Dakar, Senegal, Dominique Badji (CGS’13) has become a star of BU soccer.

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Upcoming Alumni Events
Tech, Drugs & Rock ‘n’ Roll 2012 

July 24

Enjoy mouthwatering food, the sounds of Jennah Bell, and the opportunity to network with Boston’s most innovative scientific thinkers and investors.

BU Alumni Night at the Ballpark

August 30

Picnics and pitches. Join other West Coast alumni to watch the Boston Red Sox play the Angels in Anaheim—and enjoy a pre-game cookout.

BU Global Toast

September 27

BU alumni around the world gather on the same night to raise a glass to BU.

See a full list of BU alumni events.