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What We Do
If you’re a student leader, you can come to us for training and suggestions to help you recruit members, meet funding goals, and plan knockout events and activities.
We also host a variety of interactive programs for the BU community. Annual events we host include:
- Scarlet Fever Scarlet Fever is the ultimate college carnival, with literally thousands of BU students in attendance. Grab your friends and join us for some games, rides, cotton candy, and live music!
- Splash Kick off the new academic year with music, games, food, giveaways, and a chance to chat it up with reps from various BU student groups. Splash takes place during the first full week of the fall semester.
- BU at the Red Sox Buy some peanuts and Cracker Jack and enjoy a night at historic Fenway Park! Even if you’re not a Red Sox fan, it’s all about the experience. If you haven’t been yet, it’s a must.
- Ice Cream Social Taste the delicious ice cream flavors of J.P. Licks while hanging out with old and new friends! Play board games or shoot some pool down in BU Central.
- Fit Rec Late Night This Weeks of Welcome event invites Terriers to takeover FitRec after hours! There’s laser tag, roller blading, swimming, rock climbing, and so much more!
- Pop-Up Music Fest Spend the afternoon exploring campus and listening to some great live music! Find a place in the grass and chill out to the musical stylings of some of Boston’s most talented musicians.
- Friday Night Live Aidy Bryant and Nasim Pedrad from SNL brought in a packed house and cracked us up! Nasim even invited some Terriers on stage to help her act out a script she wrote.
- Bu’s Amazing Race So, you think you know Boston? THINK AGAIN! Gather your group of Terriers each fall for a day-long tour of Boston with BU’s Amazing Race as your guide! Experience the city like never before with a full day of challenges and adventure.
- Back Bay Ball Back Bay Ball, the most highly anticipated event of the year, is held every winter. This formal evening of elegance is one of our favorites! Dust off your dancing shoes and dress to impress for a night you’re sure to remember.
- The Comedy Show John Hodgman, Travon Free, and Jordan Klepper from The Daily Show were a hit! These guys had the crowd laughing their heads off.
- Free Skate It’s your turn to tear up the ice at Agganis Arena. Whether you’re a pro or have never worn a pair of skates in your life, you’ll have a great time!
- Watch Parties Whether it’s the Super Bowl, World Series, or the season premiere of Scandal, we host the best watch parties. We’re talking snacks, prizes and a giant projection screen!
- Movie Screenings From award-winning documentary films and director Q&A’s to early releases of the box office hits, you’re bound to find a film you’ll love.
- BU For Show Play an instrument or sing? Show us what you’ve got at our monthly open mic night, BU For Show!
- Senior Week Senior Week is all about celebrating this year’s graduates-to-be. Raise a glass to your Alma Mater at the champagne reception, then chat with your classmates on a harbor cruise—and just maybe win summer travel dollars on a trip to Foxwoods Resort Casino.