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Coffee & Conversation: We Are Ferguson

Coffee & Conversation, Dean's Blog November 21st, 2014 1 comment

Originally posted Sept. 4, 2014 – After a hiatus, Coffee and Conversation returns this Friday (check out the ground rules).  Lots happening this summer, but shall we begin with a conversation about recent events in Ferguson, Missouri – or, actually, throughout the States? I thought I was mad about it all, but I just realized […]

Coffee & Conversation: What are You Afraid Of?

Coffee & Conversation, Dean's Blog October 31st, 2014 0 comments

  Nuclear meltdown; solar flares; spiders; data science taking over the world; no separation of the virtual world in public spaces; roller coasters; privacy slain; sudden loud sounds; the formula for love posted on the Web; darkness; style no longer matters; slasher flicks; viral stuff; my online feed; screams; no substance in my politics; clowns. […]

We’ll Spruce You Up

Coffee & Conversation October 17th, 2012 0 comments

We’re in the Link today making sure you look your best before you head in to the Fall Career Expo.

Friday Morning – October 12 – Coffee Crawl

Coffee & Conversation October 9th, 2012 0 comments

It’s on! We’re coffee-hoppin’ this Friday 8 to 10 a.m.  We’re starting at Rize Cafe and dashing to Espresso Royale. Then up to Blue State Coffee, and finishing our last cup at Allston’s Refuge Cafe. Dress is caffeine cool. And because we want to minimize folks rushing down Comm Ave amped on java, we’ve got […]

Convo with David Byrne & Steven Pinker: We Scored a Few Tickets

Coffee & Conversation September 12th, 2012 0 comments

Art makes you? Hip minds and cool conversation. Drop by the Dean of Students office (fourth floor of the George Sherman Union) with a playlist song to get a free ticket. For more information check out the Provost’s website. The event is free and open to the public, but tickets must be reserved in advance. […]

Summer Good Reads and Sweet Listening

Coffee & Conversation May 23rd, 2012 0 comments

Anybody up for a summer reading and listening meetups? My tailend-of-spring-waiting-for-summer-bouncing-music starts with The Cardigans Lovefool; then hits Just A Girl by No Doubt; mixes in another version of Gwen Stefani with The Sweet Escape; (and, of course, a little Call Me Maybe – the version by Carly Rae Jepsen); continues on with Limp Bizkit’s […]

Senior Week 2012: Today’s Info for Classy Pirates

Coffee & Conversation May 14th, 2012 0 comments

Senior Week is on the move and we’re not going to let a few raindrops stop our fun? I didn’t think so! It’s on! You’re still dancing on the Harbor tonight. Here are few tips for folks in the know: First, you’ve got to get there. The party starts on the boat at 6:45 p.m.  […]

Here for Twenty More Days. 20 Days!

Coffee & Conversation April 30th, 2012 0 comments

  Twenty days! After finals, you’ll get together and get reacquainted – during Senior Week – and, on May 20 – just twenty short days away – we recognize your achievement with big style.  The pause to celebrate your journey starts this week – Thursday, May 3 – with Senior Breakfast. Be a part of […]

Coffee & Conversation: Trending – The Spirit of the America Time?

Coffee & Conversation April 13th, 2012 0 comments

I’m down for a little Coffee and Conversation. My beautiful children – dripping with the odor of teen spirit – are fired up. They’ve checked out the posts, updates, hashtags, links, and chatter. They’re arguing with me and asking questions. They’re tossing ideas about justice and doing the right thing. They are interested and interesting […]

Coffee and Conversation: Let Me Have One Last Sip

Coffee & Conversation March 14th, 2012 1 comment

You got next? I started with a simple vision: a weekly meet up with a little conversation on the side. You took it to a new level. Coffee & Conversation has become a gathering point for passions – a place where the ideas and causes you believe in can get a little air and loving […]