Emergency BU Alert Boston University's Charles River and Medical Center Campuses will be closed all day Tuesday, January 27, 2015. When classes resume, they will resume on the regular class schedule. Whether or how classes are to be made up is at the discretion of the faculty member. Please note: Employees in essential services must report as scheduled. Essential services include, but are not limited to, University Police, Public Safety, Emergency Patient Treatment, Facilities Management and Planning, Environmental Health & Safety, University Dining Services, Mail Services, Student Health Services, Occupational and Environmental Medicine and the University Switchboard. For the very latest information, please go to BU Today at http://www.bu.edu/today and the Emergency Communications page at http://www.bu.edu/ehs/comm

BU Today

Campus Life

Freeze Frames

Students talk about the weather

You can also watch this video on YouTube, Google Video, or Myspace.

It’s possible that many students are struggling to reconcile today’s frigid weather with the recent 60-degree afternoons that shattered January records going back as far as 1913. Or with the balmy breezes that made December 2006 the warmest in temperature-documented history. Obviously, those summer-like days are exactly that: history. Winter is here, with a vengeance. To find out how BU students cope with the arrival of winter, BU Today sent our cameraman out on the frozen streets during a recent cold snap . This is what he came back with.

Click above to watch the video, or click here for a few delicious ways to warm up.