Tips for engaging in self-care

FYI Student BlogNovember 9th, 2016

Some departments around the University sent us the following tips -- we, thought you may find them useful. The BU community recognizes that many feel impacted by the recent events in our country. For the overall health of our community, we are sending you some strategies to help manage any feelings... Read more

Where can we discuss the election?

FYI Student BlogNovember 9th, 2016

Looking to discuss the recent Presidential Election? BU has several varied venues where all students can come together with faculty and staff over the next few days. If you have a on-campus discussion, panel, lecture or event to add to this list, email us at Ongoing 2017 Perspective - Participatory Expression Sponsored... Read more

Election Day: November 8th

Dean's BlogNovember 7th, 2016

Are you one of us? Who is we? Who are we, really? Time to continue the debate, argument, discussion, analysis, deconstruction, and signifyin' on these questions -- and more -- come this Tuesday (November 8). Questions so nice they deserve a good gathering. Democracy calls. Word is that after... Read more

Bus transportation to Josiah Epps Memorial Service

UncategorizedOctober 24th, 2016

Please register here for a spot on bus transportation to the Josiah Epps memorial service on October 25, 2016. The bus will leave from in front of Marsh Chapel at 9:40am on that day, and will travel to both the service and the burial before returning to campus.

What if you could get a pep talk?

FYI Student BlogSeptember 13th, 2016

Do you need advice? Have a concern? Want to network? This academic year, the staff of the Dean of Students office have committed to holding, "Pep Talks," which are office hours for students once a week. While you may always make an appointment for a time that will work best for you, we... Read more

All you need to know about Matriculation 2016

FYI Student BlogSeptember 2nd, 2016

You’ve picked your side of the room, you’ve moved in your stuff, and you’ve made that jaunt to Target or Bed Bath & Beyond for those things you left with the family dog. What’s next? How about walking down Comm Ave. with 3400 of your new friends? That might sound daunting, but... Read more

Come get together with others bound for BU!

FYI Student BlogAugust 2nd, 2016

It's August. Time for a last dose of fun in the sun and our annual Summer Send-off program! Summer Send-offs are get-togethers for incoming students (both September and January starts) to meet those in their areas headed to BU. There are five Summer Send-offs scheduled for August. Register today! Los Angeles San Francisco Dallas Windsor Locks, Read more


Dean's BlogJune 13th, 2016

Stony the road we trod, Bitter the chast’ning rod, Felt in the days when hope unborn had died; Yet with a steady beat, Have not our weary feet Come to the place for which our fathers sighed? We have come over a way that with tears has been watered. We have come, treading our path through the... Read more

Advice to the Class of 2016

FYI Student BlogMay 10th, 2016

You did it! You're now enjoying Senior Week and all that comes with it. Before you head off to the world this weekend, several people around BU have advice for you in this BU Today video. (This includes Jennifer, our office's graduate intern!) Take a minute or two to hear their... Read more

To the Kid

Dean's BlogApril 29th, 2016

“Now where I come from We don't let society tell us how it's supposed to be Our clothes, our hair, we don't care It's all about being there Everybody's going uptown That's where I want to be Uptown Set your mind free Uptown Got my body hot Get down I don't want to stop, no” - from Prince’s Uptown He reintroduced me to... Read more