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Do you need something notarized? Spring 2020 Notary Public Availability for Boston University

FYI Student Blog January 24th, 2020 0 comments

The Dean of Students office has notaries available for BU students, faculty and staff. If you’re in a rush, we also have a partnership with an online service (founded by BU alumni) who can notarize for you at a reduced rate. Spring 2020 Notary Schedule – Charles River Campus (starting 1/27/2020) Monday 10-11am at Residence Life, […]

Dean Elmore returns to Coffee and Conversation!

FYI Student Blog January 24th, 2020 0 comments

Dean Elmore returns to Coffee and Conversation! He founded the Howard Thurman Center for Common Ground’s signature program in 2004, and while he has passed the moderation baton to others, he will return for special occasions…like the grand opening of the HTC! Thank you to the University’s Marketing and Communications team for filming the conversation.

MLK 2020: A Commemoration of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

FYI Student Blog January 6th, 2020 0 comments

Join us on Monday, January 20, 2020 at 12pm for Mayor Marty Walsh and Boston University’s 48th Commemoration of alumnus Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This year’s event celebrates the contributions of Coretta Scott King and Sue Bailey Thurman to the Greater Boston community. In addition, our event will include a celebration of the […]

Our Open Office Hours

FYI Student Blog September 30th, 2019 0 comments

Need to talk? Want to meet a Dean? Dean Elmore and his staff will be hosting weekly open office hours. Members of the Dean of Students’ office staff (including Dean Elmore and several Assistant and Associate Deans) are available on Wednesdays from 1-4 pm in the Dean of Students office (775 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 204.) […]

Terrier Meal Share

FYI Student Blog September 27th, 2019 2 comments

Terrier Meal Share is an initiative that gives students the opportunity to donate their unused guest meal swipes online to any undergraduate, graduate, or professional student in need at Boston University. Students experiencing food insecurity will be able to receive meals by contacting the Dean of Students’ office, University Service Center, or the Office of […]

We’ve moved!

FYI Student Blog September 9th, 2019 0 comments

We’ve got some big news this week: we have moved! The Dean of Students reception area and a few of our offices have moved to the second floor of the George Sherman Union. If you are looking to meet with one of our staff members or have a question, visit our new second-floor office, which […]

Do you need something notarized? Fall 2019 Notary Public Availability for Boston University

FYI Student Blog September 3rd, 2019 0 comments

The Dean of Students office has notaries available for BU students, faculty and staff. If you’re in a rush, we also have a partnership with an online service (founded by BU alumni) who can notarize for you at a reduced rate. Fall 2019 Notary Schedule – Charles River Campus Notary hours run until Wednesday, December 18, […]

Breaking down barriers to belonging: a note from our Director of Student Outreach and Engagement

FYI Student Blog, How To BU August 12th, 2019 0 comments

Welcome to Boston University! I joined the BU community this past June as the Director of Student Outreach and Engagement in the Dean of Students Office. As a new member of the community, I am looking forward to meeting you and sharing this journey with you. As the Director of Student Outreach and Engagement, my […]

How to BU: How to Get Around Commonwealth Avenue

FYI Student Blog, How To BU August 7th, 2019 0 comments

A note for the newest members of the Boston University community: The academic transition from high school to college can be hard, but before you worry about your course load, you have a new factor to consider: how to get to class. With our campus stretching over a mile down Commonwealth Avenue (Comm Ave), students turn […]

What to do with the old Howard Thurman Center space?

FYI Student Blog July 30th, 2019 1 comment

The Howard Thurman Center for Common Ground is leaving the space on the garden level of the George Sherman Union to relocate to a new home at the heart of Boston University’s campus. We’re expanding and strengthening the Center’s programming so it can reach even more members of our community. It will continue to be […]