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Remembering Dr. Silber

Dean's Blog September 27th, 2012 0 comments

Boston University’s president emeritus John Silber passed away Thursday, September 27, 2012 at the age of 86. Silber served as the University’s president from 1971-1996, and as chancellor from 1996-2003. One of Dr. Silber’s greatest legacies will be how the University celebrates the life of alumnus Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boston University is believed […]

Your Presence Is Needed

Uncategorized September 19th, 2012 1 comment

I hope you realize that you are powerful. Particularly, when you are hanging out with your peeps. Much more than the old heads, you’re in and around a variety of social settings – house parties, clubs, bars, and impromptu gatherings – where there can be great socializing. This video is the best push I’ve seen […]

Convo with David Byrne & Steven Pinker: We Scored a Few Tickets

Coffee & Conversation September 12th, 2012 0 comments

Art makes you? Hip minds and cool conversation. Drop by the Dean of Students office (fourth floor of the George Sherman Union) with a playlist song to get a free ticket. For more information check out the Provost’s website. The event is free and open to the public, but tickets must be reserved in advance. […]

Register to Vote

Dean's Blog September 12th, 2012 7 comments

We at the Dean of Students Office want to make it our mission to encourage the students of Boston University to vote this November. 

Uncategorized September 11th, 2012 0 comments

From page 145 of Howard Thurman’s Meditations of the Heart. Peace.

Another Year Around the Sun!

Uncategorized September 10th, 2012 0 comments

Welcome and welcome back! It’s hard to believe – another year around the sun (I’m getting old).  Let me ask that question we’ve all asked and answered so many times today: how was your break? I hope it was wonderful – restful, productive, and beautiful. I hope you can observe – with me – the […]

Sexual Assault Response & Prevention Center

Community Resources September 10th, 2012 0 comments

Boston University students have a new resource on campus: the Sexual Assault Response & Prevention Center (SARP.) The center is for all students who need support after any traumatic incident.