2014 Programs & Events

Date Title Year Description Day
09/06 SPLASH 2014 Find our table to join Terrier Connection and if you’re already a member you can pick up your membership card and t-shirt!

12-2pm, Nickerson Field
Sat
09/18 Are you Likeable? 2014 Dave Kerpen is the founder and CEO of Likeable Local, the cofounder and Chairman of Likeable Media, the NY Times Bestselling author of 3 books, an international keynote speaker, and the #1 LinkedIn Influencer of all time in page views, ahead of Bill Gates, Jack Welch, Mark Cuban, and President Barack Obama. Oh, and he’s a BU alumnus! Dave graduated from SED and CAS in 1998 and is coming back to campus to talk to you about being likable. Join us for what is sure to be an exciting presentation and chance to meet Dave! Registration required—stay tuned for more information!

6pm, CGS Room 511 (871 Comm Ave)
Thurs
09/20 Student-Alumni Charles River Cleanup 2014 One of our favorite things about BU is our backyard and the city we’re a part of. Join alumni and students as we team up with the CSC to help clean up an area near the Charles over Alumni Weekend. After we roll up our sleeves we’ll roll out the boxed lunches. This is a great chance to spend quality time with alumni! Registration required.

9am-noon, leaving from the GSU
Sat
10/8 NEIDL tour 2014 BU is a global university in many ways, including the research and study of infectious diseases at NEIDL adjacent to our Medical Campus. Don’t get over there much? Not to worry, here is your chance! NEIDL is part of a national network of facilities studying diseases that are or have the potential to become major public health concerns for Boston, the United States, and/or the world. This is a major step forward in advancing public health and we’re happy to have partnered with the NEIDL researchers to offer you a tour of the facility. Space is limited and registration will be required. More details to come.

4pm
TBD
11/18 (TBD) Beyond BU: Managing your Finances 2014 Coming soon Tues
11 (TBD) Beyond BU: Applying to Medical School 2014 Lessons Learned, a practical guide for BU students. TBD
12/07 DeStress Fest 2014 Take a break from studying and unwind with complimentary massages, free food, and prizes. Members, be sure to stop by to pick up your Terrier Connection t-shirt. Sun
12/10—12 Study Hall in DAR 2014 We know that finding space to spread out your notes and plug in your laptop to study can be tough. For the first time ever, we’re offering exclusive access to the Alumni Lounge and Board Room for Terrier Connection members to come study for finals. We’ll provide snacks and coffee and hope you’ll find the space quiet and useful! Please be prepared to show your membership card at the door. If you haven’t confirmed your membership and picked up your card, don’t delay! Wed—Fri
12/13—14 Study Hall in DAR 2014 We know that finding space to spread out your notes and plug in your laptop to study can be tough. For the first time ever, we’re offering exclusive access to the Alumni Lounge and Board Room for Terrier Connection members to come study for finals. We’ll provide snacks and coffee and hope you’ll find the space quiet and useful! Please be prepared to show your membership card at the door. If you haven’t confirmed your membership and picked up your card, don’t delay! Sat—Sun
02 (TBD) Beyond BU: Networking Basics 2015 Coming soon TBD
02 (TBD) Beyond BU: Dinner with Ten Terriers 2015 Dinner for 10 Terriers is a unique event that connects students and alumni in a small, informal setting. Alumni volunteer to host a group of 10 students in either their home or a restaurant close to campus, and can enjoy some great conversations along with a delicious dinner. TBD
04 (TBD) Beyond BU: Renting in NYC 2015 A Practical Guide for BU Students! Start thinking about giving up that StuVi view for a square foot or two in the Big Apple. Alumnus Mr. James Hegyi, and his colleagues at Cooper & Cooper Real Estate are coming to campus to provide practical tips for finding an apartment in New York. Transitioning from campus life to a new city can seem overwhelming but this seminar will help prepare soon to be graduates for a smooth and stress-free apartment search. TBD
04 (TBD) Beyond BU: Landing in LA 2015 A Practical Guide for BU Students! TBD
12/07—15 DeStress Fest 2015 Take a break from studying and unwind with complimentary massages, free food, and prizes. Members, be sure to stop by to pick up your Terrier Connection t-shirt. Sun—Sun
12/10—12 Study Hall in DAR 2015 We know that finding space to spread out your notes and plug in your laptop to study can be tough. For the first time ever, we’re offering exclusive access to the Alumni Lounge and Board Room for Terrier Connection members to come study for finals. We’ll provide snacks and coffee and hope you’ll find the space quiet and useful! Please be prepared to show your membership card at the door. If you haven’t confirmed your membership and picked up your card, don’t delay! Wed—Fri