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Student Spotlight: Haley Manin, CFA/COM’ 18

FYI Student BlogFebruary 23rd, 2015

by Elizabeth Wong, CGS '18 Meet Haley Manin! Haley is a freshman dual majoring in CFA - Graphic Design and COM - Advertising. Her passion for art flourished in high school where she studied mainly 2D media including charcoal, oil painting, as well as sculpting, and more. Through advertising, she wants... Read more

Dean Elmore says to have fun and stay safe on Marathon Monday

FYI Student BlogApril 13th, 2018

The following was sent to all undergraduate students via email on Friday, April 13. Dear Friends, It is time for an annual celebration that makes this city so special: the Boston Marathon. This weekend, people from all over the world are on their way to Boston to watch, run and enjoy the... Read more

Boston Police provide safety tips for Marathon Monday

Dean's BlogApril 12th, 2018

The following is a message from Boston Police Department Commissioner William Evans:    Dear Students: On Monday, April 16st, Boston will host the 122nd running of the Boston Marathon. In conjunction with partners, both public and private, the Boston Police Department has developed a safety and security plan for the events to ensure both... Read more

You’re In! A welcome to our newest Terriers

FYI Student BlogMarch 17th, 2018

Congratulations! We are so excited to welcome you to our Boston University community. We believe that BU provides great opportunities for you to follow the ideas and passions that make you come alive. We are the Dean of Students office. What do we do? A little bit of everything -- and if we... Read more

Where Should I Bring This Dean’s Certification Form?

FYI Student BlogMarch 8th, 2018

At some point during your Boston University career, you might be looking to have a Dean's Certification Form completed for either graduate school, an internship application, transferring or a job interview. Upon reading the title of the form, you most likely will immediately mentally chart out your path to the... Read more

Remembering MLK: Events marking 50 years since April 4, 1968

Dean's Blog, FYI Student BlogMarch 7th, 2018

April 4, 2018 marks 50 years since Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated. Several University offices and departments will be holding events to honor Dr. King, a BU alumnus. This events range from discussions to concerts, panel discussions to jam sessions and more. Many of the events are free... Read more

Rain, Rain, Go Away: Taking care of your room when it rains

FYI Student BlogMarch 1st, 2018

It's raining. It's windy. Walking to class is starting to make you feel like a fish. When it comes to extended rain and wind, like the conditions we are having now, Residence Life has two important tips for you, no matter if you live on-campus or off. Keep all your windows closed and... Read more

Super Bowl Sunday – A message from Dean Elmore

UncategorizedFebruary 1st, 2018

Dear Friends, Word is that more than 100 million people will gather in living rooms, watering holes, and other good and simple places to watch the final American football game of the season. The first Sunday in February is, de facto, an unofficial American national holiday. (We can’t wait to see... Read more

Need a notary? Our notary hours for Spring 2018.

FYI Student BlogJanuary 17th, 2018

The Dean of Students office has two notaries available for free to BU students, faculty and staff. Spring 2018 Notary Appointments Our walk-in hours for notary services are: Mondays from 12-1pm (canceled on February 19 and April 16, 2018) Wednesdays from 12-1pm Thursdays from 2-3pm Fridays from 2-3pm If those times do not work for you, please email dos@bu.edu to arrange... Read more

Community and Campus: Boston University Celebrates King’s Legacy

Dean's BlogJanuary 9th, 2018

Our annual celebration of the life and legacy of Alumnus Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. begins on Sunday, January 14, 2018, with an interdenominational service at Marsh Chapel (735 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston).  On this Martin Luther King, Jr. Sunday, Reverend and Professor Dr. Walter Earl Fluker will preach.  Dr. Fluker... Read more

Words Beyond the Dream: Boston University’s MLK Commemoration 2018

FYI Student BlogDecember 29th, 2017

Boston University will continue the tradition of honoring alumnus the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with Words Beyond the Dream, its MLK commemoration. This event will take place Monday, January 15, 2018 at 2 p.m. in the University's George Sherman Union Metcalf Ballroom. Members of our communities will reflect on the... Read more