Collegian Winter 2012

Winter 2012

Feature Stories

News Briefs Class Notes
A New Face for CGS Alumni Relations Jared Bouzan joins the College as director of development and alumni relations. ClassnotesSix CGS alumni tell us they’ve welcomed new babies into their families. Are your classmates among them? Read Class Notes to find out!
Baseball: An Interdisciplinary Summer Institute Come back to Boston this summer and join CGS professors in exploring America’s favorite pastime.
New CGS Journal Seeks Submissions CGS is calling for essays that examine the value of interdisciplinary teaching and thinking.
William Bloom (CGS’82, Questrom’84) Named BU Overseer Investment expert (and former rugby player) will advise University leaders.
From the BU Community
thumb-firstBU Goes to the Quidditch World Cupfrom BU Today
Muggles—including BU team member Ian Stack (CGS’13)—gather from around the

thumb-voiceThrowing Punchesfrom BU Today
Sarah Dolaty (CGS’12) and other students get a thorough workout with longtime BU boxing instructor John O’

thumb_marcianoWhat the Dickens?from BU Today
CGS Dickens expert Natalie McKnight on being a rock star for 200 years.

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Upcoming Alumni Events
Nixon, Kennedy, and the 2012 Presidential Election
March 2
Alumni in Miami are invited to join CGS’s own Associate Professor Tom Whalen as he looks to America’s political past for insights into the upcoming election.

Global Day of Service
April 14
Unite with BU alumni worldwide in a day of volunteer service.

Discoveries Lecture: The Changing Landscape of Autism Spectrum Disorder
April 19
Discuss autism in American society with experts in education law and neuroscience.

See a full list of BU alumni events.