Category: Social

2018 Night Shift Brewery Tour

October 11th, 2018

Come join us on Friday, November 9th at Night Shift Brewing for a fun evening of beers and a brewery tour! The bus will depart Marsh Plaza at 6:30 PM and the brewery tour will begin at 7:30 PM. We will also have an area in the taproom reserved for SAGE until 10:30 PM, at which time the bus will return to BU. Price includes the tour, 2 drink tickets, as well as transport to and from the brewery and BU campus. Food will be available for purchase onsite!

Note: This event is 21+, please bring a government issued ID

Please email with any questions

Date and Time: Friday November 9th, 6:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Location: Night Shift Brewing, 87 Santilli Hwy, Everett, MA
Buses: Leave at 6:30 PM from Marsh Plaza
Cost: $14 SAGE members, $18 for guests
Tickets: Eventbrite
Eventbrite tickets will go on sale 10AM Oct. 18

If tickets are sold out, SAGE Members may join the Eventbrite waitlist, while SAGE Guests should email us at

2018 SAGE Paintball!

October 11th, 2018

Sick of classes, want to vent some frustration with friends? Come join SAGE at Boston Paintball Ashland for an evening of colorful flying projectiles. Build camaraderie on the battlefield and enjoy fast-paced action outdoors on multiple playing fields. The event is for players of all level; even if you have never short a paintball gun before, don’t be afraid to come join!

Included in the price of the ticket ($20/member, $25/guest):
– Round-trip bus transportation between Boston University and Boston Paintball Ashland
– Equipment Rental
– 3 hours of field time
– 500 rounds
– Food

We will be travelling by bus, picking us up at 12pm at Boston University in front of Marsh Plaza in order to reach Boston Paintball Ashland at 1pm. We will arrive back to BU, leaving Boston Paintball Ashland at 5pm.

Every SAGE member who signs up for the trip is allowed to bring 1 guest (non-SAGE member) with them. Please keep in mind that we will only have a limited number of tickets for guests, since we are renting only one bus.

Refunds and Other Information:
Please be advised that there will be NO REFUNDS! If there is someone on the waitlist, SAGE can facilitate an exchange- but this is not guaranteed. If you are not on our list, you will not be allowed on the bus. As always, you need a SAGE sticker on your BU ID in order to attend. In addition, please remember to bring a valid ID as this will be checked at entry. Please let us know if you have any questions by emailing

Date: Nov 10, 2018
Time: 12 PM – 5 PM
Location:  Boston Paintball Ashland
(120 Pond St, Ashland MA 01721)
Cost: $20 for SAGE Members, $25 for Guests
Tickets: Eventbrite. Ticket sale beings on Oct 27th, 10AM.
**one guest per SAGE member

Landsdowne Social 2018

August 3rd, 2018

The fall semester is approaching, which means that SAGE is welcoming new graduate engineers to BU! To welcome new students into the SAGE community and to welcome back returning students, we are hosting our annual SAGE Landsdowne/Bill’s Bar Welcome (Back) Social on Thursday, September 20th. The event will take place at Bill’s Bar and Lounge from 7PM until 10PM, with appetizers and free drinks for SAGE members. Following the event will be live band karaoke next door at the Lansdowne Pub, so stick around and get to know your fellow engineers even better.

Itinerary: We have Bill’s Bar reserved for SAGE for the event. Food will be available from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM. SAGE members will be able to get two drink tickets upon arrival, and can request more for as long as they are available after 8:30 PM. You will need to bring a valid photo ID (e.g. license, passport), as they will be checked at the door. New students should stop by the Graduate Programs Office to get their SAGE sticker before the event, as we will be checking for it when handing out the drink tickets. Guests are welcome, but will need to purchase their own drinks.

Landsdowne/Bill’s Bar Social
Date: 9/20
Time: 7PM to 10 PM
Location: Bill’s Bar (5 Landsdowne Street, Boston MA)
Cost: Free for SAGE members.
Guests: Members may bring guests, but guests are responsible for covering their own drink costs.
***Must have valid photo ID & SAGE sticker to attend!

2018 Fall Hiking Trip

July 24th, 2018

GWISE+SAGE Fall Hiking Trip
Date and Time: Saturday, September 8th from 8:00am to 5pm
Location: Mount Monadnock, Jaffrey, NH
Buses: Leave at 8:00 AM from Marsh Plaza
Cost: $6 + $2 SAGE members, $8 + $2 for guests — (2$ cash on the bus for park entrance fee)

GWISE and SAGE are teaming up to host a hiking trip on Saturday September 8th to Mount Monadnock, NH.
The bus will leave at 8:00am from in front of Marsh Plaza (735 Commonwealth Avenue). We will then return late afternoon around 5pm.
Attendees must follow all park rules.

SAGE Whitewater Rafting Trip 2018!

July 18th, 2018

Date: Saturday, August 25, 2018
Time: Start- 7:30am, End- 5:00pm
Location: Zoar Outdoor, 7 Main St, Charlemont, MA 01339

Come join SAGE for an exciting day of rapids on the Concord River in beautiful western Massachusetts! This trip includes a trip traversing class III rapids and a picnic lunch midway down the river.

The rafting trip will be run through Zoar Outdoor, a company out of western Massachusetts. Pickup from BU will occur at 7:30 am the morning of August 25, and drop everyone back at Boston University around 5 pm.

Zoar Outdoor will need to collect various personal information to ensure everyone’s safety on the river, such as date of birth and local address. Any dietary restrictions should also be specified to allow for a smooth riverside lunch.

Tickets are available for SAGE members and their guests, but in limited quantities!
SAGE Member: $50
Guest: $65

Tickets sales go live on Friday, July 20 at 10am! Available here

Dinner Cruise tickets on sale now!

April 25th, 2018

Welcome to the annual SAGE Dinner Cruise! We will take a scenic cruise around Boston while enjoying dinner, a night of dancing, and a cash bar! Your ticket includes 2 free $14 drink tickets. This year’s event will be $55 for SAGE members and $70 for guests. We have a limit of one guest per SAGE member.

The boat cruise will be on Saturday, April 28th, to ensure we all have enough time to dress up and arrive in style. We will meet at Rowe’s Wharf, Gate B and boarding starts at 7pm.The boat leaves the dock at 8pm and so you should make sure you are on board before 7:30.

This will be a semi-formal event with a DJ and dance floor. The dress code per the contract with Odyssey cruises is as follows: Collared shirts for men (jackets and bow-ties requested). For women, cocktail wear, a dress or dressy-casual attire. Dark or dressy jeans are acceptable. However, we strongly recommend no casual jeans, t-shirts, shorts, athletic shoes or flip flops.

Please be advised there will be no refunds! If there is someone on the waiting list we can facilitate an exchange but there is no guarantee. If you are not on our list, you will not be allowed on the boat. Please let us know if you have any questions by emailing

Dinner Cruise
Date: Saturday, April 28th
Time: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Location: Rowes Wharf, Gate B
Tickets: Eventbrite
Facebook Event: RSVP on FB
**Only one guest per SAGE member is allowed

SAGE at AcousticaElectronica!

March 26th, 2018

SAGE will be attending AcousticaElectronica, an immersive theater show with dance, music and circus arts. AcousticaElectronica sets its tale in the world of art’s past, resurrecting its most intriguing ghosts and planting them here in this new future. Dorian Gray, Carmen, Pierrot Lunaire, Odette the Swan, and the Conductor all travel through time, struggling to discover who they were and what they are to become. This show blends elements of electronic and classical music, dance, circus arts, and immersive theater with the infectious energy of a nightclub to bring you an evening you won’t encounter anywhere else.

Date: Friday, April 6, 2018
Time: Start: 10pm, End: 12am
Location: OBERON – American Repertory Theater (2 Arrow Street. Cambridge, MA 02138)
Tickets: Eventbrite. Tickets are $10 for SAGE members and guests.

Limit is one guest per SAGE member
Tickets are non-refundable, but SAGE can mediate exchanges with another willing party
Attendees must be 21 years of age or older
Please email with any questions


Save the Date: SAGE at the BSO featuring Yo-Yo Ma

February 22nd, 2018

Join SAGE at the BSO on Thursday, March 29th for what is sure to be one of this year’s musical highlights! Renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma joins the BSO and violist Steven Ansell for a performance of Richard Strauss’ 1897 tone poem Don Quixote, conducted by Andris Nelsons. The program also includes the American premiere of a piece by German composer Jörg Widmann and Mozart’s brief Symphony no. 23, which Mozart composed at age 17. Keep an eye out for tickets!

Date: Thursday, March 29th
Time: 8-11 PM
Location: Boston Symphony Hall

Paint Nite Spring 2018

January 25th, 2018

It’s creativity on tap with SAGE’s Paint Nite 2018! Join us as we take over The Paint Bar on Newbury St to wine, dine and unleash our creative spirit. Participants are taught by one of the instructors in a relaxed step-by-step painting session. Hors d’oeuvres are included, and beverages will be available for purchase. All equipment is provided and no experience is necessary. Doors open at 6:30pm on Thursday, February 15. It’s everything a great nite out should be- friends, food, drinks and a one-of-a-kind painting that you get to take home!

Event Name: SAGE Paint Nite 2018!
Event Date: Thursday, February 15, 2018
Event Time: 6:30 – 9:00 pm
Location: The Paint Bar,
248 Newbury St,
Boston, MA 02116
Price: $7 for members, $9 for guests (Spots are limited!)

Eventbrite link is here!

update: event is sold out. Please email to be added to waitlist.

SAGE @ BU Hockey

December 10th, 2017

Hello SAGEers, come join us at Agganis Arena on 1/13/2018 as BU Terriers Men’s Hockey welcomes Providence College to town. Puck drop is at 7:00 PM.

Tickets are $5 dollars for SAGE Members, and $7.50 for guests – each SAGE member who signs up is allowed to bring at most one guest, first come first serve.

Please be advised there will be no refunds!! If there is someone on the waiting list we can facilitate an exchange but there is no guarantee. If you are not on our list, you will not be allowed on the boat. Please let us know if you have any questions by emailing

Date: 1/13/2018
Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Location: Agganis Arena
Tickets: Get Tickets Here.