Julie Gerberding inhabits a world of long-winded conference calls and consensus-building meetings. “Ladies and gentlemen,” the former head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has been known to interject, “people are dying. Let’s step up. Let’s get the decision made. Let’s move on.” But in offering advice to School of Public Health […]
School & College Convocations
The walk across the stage, the handshake, the diploma: these are the epic graduation moments you won't want to miss. A complete schedule of convocations will be released in the fall.
Leaving a BU Legacy
Whether it's the programs, the activities, or the incredible mentors, your BU favorites will only get better when you give a little something back. Think about how you can build an even better BU with the 2014 Class Gift.
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Fun Facts about BU Commencement...
Scarlet and White were chosen as the University’s colors in 1877 by the first graduating class of then College of Liberal Arts (now Arts & Sciences). It would be almost 90 years before the scarlet gowns became part of the University’s academic dress.
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