Emergency BU Alert Boston University's Charles River Campus is cancelling evening classes on Monday, February 8, 2016. All academic and administrative activities (e.g. classes, seminars and meetings) that are scheduled to take place before 5:00 PM will meet as scheduled. Academic and administrative operations that are normally scheduled to occur after 5:00 PM will be cancelled. For detailed information on the Boston University Medical Campus, please go to: http://www.bu.edu/ehs/comm Please note: Employees in essential services must report as scheduled. Essential services include, but are not limited to, University Police, Facilities Management and Planning, University Dining Services, University Mail Services, Student Health Services, Environmental Health & Safety and Network Services. For the latest information please go to: http://www.bu.edu/today

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Monday, February 8th

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Snow, glorious snow. Eagerly awaited (or not), a major snowstorm finally socked the Boston area Friday. Photo by Cydney Scott

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Dancing in Their Idols’ Shoes

Re-creating their favorite Korean pop music videos is the passion of BU’s miXx K-Pop Cover Dance Crew. Members put in hours rehearsing dances filmed at locations around campus. They say it’s a way to share their culture with the world via YouTube, and they welcome new members.

In Your Words

  • Probably because it is a fashion accessory, not because of their quality or guarantee. That's a pity. Even Professor Bickart …

    Can’t Get a Pair of L.L. Bean Boots?

  • Sharing a recipe for all those who have asked! Julie Biggs’s Weeknight Sausage and Peppers Serves 2 Ingredients: 2 half-pound fennel …

    How Sausage Is Made, Responsibly

  • It is so inspiring to see members of the BU community engaging, respectfully and thoughtfully, around issues of race. …

    Beyond Ferguson

  • They don't have lo mein. Just sushi, sushi wraps, sushi bowls, and snacks like sriracha popcorn.

    Lunch, Anyone? Basho Express


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Nearby Neighborhoods

Boston is famous for its neighborhoods, many of them fun, interesting, and easy to get to. BU Today has assembled a guide to several neighborhoods, with helpful lists of where to eat, shop, and hang.

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