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Photo of a small group of young people sitting underneath the BU bridge. the structure is covered with graffiti, the Charles River flows beneath it.

View from the (BU) Bridge

The BU Bridge, arguably one of the University’s most familiar landmarks, has another, rather unusual, feature: a rail bridge underneath that’s a “graffiti artist’s playground,” according to a 2009 BU Today story, and although the decorations “get painted over regularly, they always return, and the train trestle has become a part of the bridge’s character, a tattooed appendage.”

Photo by Cydney Scott

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A photo of Massachusetts State Representative Jon Santiago posing in front of a gate that reads "Boston Medical Center"
Politics of Covid-19

Jon Santiago, the Doctor in the House

State representative and BMC ER doctor straddling two vital worlds, politics and medicine, during the global pandemic

Boston Medical Center doctor Sarah Kimball poses for a photo wearing her PPE gear at the hospital
Boston Medical Center

Five Stories from the Front Lines

For doctors at Boston Medical Center, who treat the city's most vulnerable patients, every day is a sprint and a marathon as they race to save lives and work around the clock to contain the coronavirus pandemic

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