Kilachand in the News

Kilachand Student Wins Sociology Award

May 2018 

Kilachand junior, Erin Tichenor, has won the College of Arts and Sciences Department of Sociology’s annual Best Seminar Paper Prize for 2018. Erin, a sociology major with a minor in African American Studies, received the award for her paper “The 19th Century Criminalization of the Māori in Aotearoa New Zealand”. Congratulations, Erin!

BU Today: Plumbing the Public Health Lessons of the AIDS Crisis

May 7, 2018 

For three-plus hours on the last Sunday in April, 75 Kilachand students, broken into groups of four or five, offer solutions to real or potentially real health conundrums, including bioterrorism, the refugee flood from Syria’s civil war, soaring suicide rates among Canada’s Inuit people, and improving Boston’s program for training a more diverse workforce in health care.

Plumbing the Public Health Lessons of the AIDS Crisis

BU Today: A Performance at the Intersection of Theater and Activism

April 24, 2018 

Nicole Rizzo’s play about sexual trauma inspired by Eve Ensler’s Vagina Monologues debuts tonight, and the timing is right. As the #MeToo movement exposes the breadth of sexual violence and harassment nationwide, To Stop Treading Water: Monologues That Challenge the Undertow of Trauma looks at how seven fictional university students cope with sexual violence.

A Performance at the Intersection of Theater and Activism

BU Today: BU Admissions More Selective than Ever

March 28, 2017

Students admitted to Kilachand Honors College also average in the top 3 percent of their class, with 3.9 GPA and 1515 SAT (33 ACT) averages.

BU Admissions More Selective Than Ever

BU Today: BU Names Kilachand Honors College Associate Directors

February 16, 2017

Linda Doerrer and Paul Lipton lend scientific thought to Kilachand’s visionary curriculum.

BU Names Kilachand Honors College Associate Directors

BU Today: Carrie Preston to Lead Kilachand Honors College

September 29, 2016

Carrie Preston is a scholar who blends academia and activism (one of her class assignments led to the creation of BU’s Sexual Assault Response and Prevention Center). “I hope to build on the existing strengths of Kilachand as a residential learning community offering energetic, high-achieving students the opportunity to enhance their already excellent undergraduate experience at BU,” says Preston.

Carrie Preston to Lead Kilachand Honors College