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Jennifer Owens CAS/COM’15

FYI Student Blog May 18th, 2015 0 comments

Meet Jennifer Owens! Jennifer is now a graduate of CAS with a major in Psychology and COM with a Advertising minor in Film and TV. Jennifer is from Long Island, New York and initially came into BU undeclared. She spent her freshman year exploring different options. In her sophomore year she took her first psychology […]

Sabrina Shih CAS’18

FYI Student Blog May 4th, 2015 0 comments

By Elizabeth Wong CGS’18 Meet Sabrina Shih! Sabrina is a freshman in CAS on the Pre-Med track, studying to double major in Biology and Economics. Before Sabrina made her decision to come to BU, she already loved the city because her mom studied ophthalmology right on Newbury Street. However, things have changed in the past […]

Helping Nepal

FYI Student Blog April 28th, 2015 0 comments

This past weekend’s earthquake in Nepal has devastated a region that means so much to many. The BU Nepalese community has come together with Marsh Chapel to assist with relief efforts and provide support to those who need it. Marsh Chapel Global Ministries will hold a vigil for Nepal this Friday at 7pm on Marsh […]

Student Spotlight; Chelsea Cruz, Questrom’16

FYI Student Blog April 24th, 2015 0 comments

by Elizabeth Wong, CGS ’18 Meet Chelsea Cruz! Chelsea is a junior in Questrom, majoring in Marketing and Information Systems. Moving from Southern California to Boston, Chelsea’s first thought was that the weather is definitely something to get used to! Ever since her move, she has been working and doing internships in Boston. Contrary to the […]

It’s Sustainability at BU Earth Day Festival time!

FYI Student Blog April 21st, 2015 0 comments

One of the best days on the BU calendar has to be the Sustainability at BU Earth Day Festival. There are so many tables and things to do, yummy food and a chance to learn how to live a more sustainable life. This year’s edition will take place Wednesday, April 22, from 11 a.m. to […]

Boston Marathon Information from the BU Police

FYI Student Blog April 17th, 2015 0 comments

The Boston University Police sent out the following message on Friday, April 17th to all University students, faculty and staff. —- On Monday morning April 20th, the 119th running of the Boston Marathon will kick off from Hopkinton. The Boston Marathon is an annual tradition and this year’s race is expected to draw a great […]

Show Love to our Community: One Boston Day 2015

FYI Student Blog April 14th, 2015 0 comments

On April 15th, the City of Boston is celebrating, “One Boston Day,” a chance to share our love of the city by helping each other. On this day, the city is calling on all of us who live, work or visit Boston to take a minute and be kind to each other. Maybe it is […]

Student Spotlight; Kristina Shah, CAS ’17

FYI Student Blog April 10th, 2015 0 comments

by Elizabeth Wong, CGS ’18 Meet Kristina Shah! Kristina is a sophomore in CAS majoring in Behavior Biology. Kristina’s favorite thing about BU, being a Pre-Med student, is that it is in the ​mecca of great hospitals and research facilities. Boston struck the perfect balance ​of distance and comfort from her small town home in […]

Student Spotlight; Jobelle Manuel, SAR ’18

FYI Student Blog March 30th, 2015 0 comments

by Elizabeth Wong, CGS ’18 Meet Jobelle Manuel! Jobelle is a freshman who just switched her declared major from biology to SAR’s Health Science. Jobelle thinks that “it’s popping up in this University! because we have the city at our feet.” With there being so much to do on campus, she never finds a moment […]

Student Spotlight: Andrew Hoang, ENG ’18

FYI Student Blog March 20th, 2015 0 comments

by Elizabeth Wong, CGS ’18 Meet Andrew! Andrew is a Freshman in ENG majoring in Computer Engineering. Coming from nearby the suburban town of Acton, MA, Andrew loves the city environment Boston provides. Andrew plays for the BU Men’s Soccer team, where things are extremely exciting. This past fall, a fellow teammate of his went […]