Common Ground

Common Ground Stories

Be inspired by continuing students stories about belonging to the BU Community. Gain your confidence to discover who you are at Boston University.

Eva Russo from Queens, New York, CAS 2021

Melissa Ngai from Colonia, New Jersey, COM 2022

Gerry Hwang from Seoul, Korea, CAS 2023

Archelle Thelemaque from Kennesaw, Georgia, COM 2021

Evan Jimenez from Somerset, New Jersey, COM 2023

Stephannie Joseph from Laurel, Maryland, COM 2023

Gabriel Ramos from Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, ENG

Megan Wiegand from Frederick, Colorado, CAS 2021

Emilee Cutler from Red Lion, Pennsylvania, SHA 2023

Hanna Griffin from Windham, Maine, CAS 2022

Sarah Cocroft from Costa Mesa, California, CAS 2022

Stella Faux from Urbana, Illinois, CFA 2022

Faisal Halabeya from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, CAS 2022

Melissa Ngai from Colonia, New Jersey, COM 2022


Kelsey Brown from Lee, Massachusetts, CAS 2022

Zowie Rico from Imperial Beach, California, CAS 2023

Hessann Farooqi from Colorado Springs, Colorado, CAS 2022

Hannah Goodman from Lake Worth, Florida, CAS 2022

Ashley Eppolito from Nashua, New Hampshire, BU Wheelock 2021

Jameson Murray from New Orleans, Louisiana, CFA 2023

Dean Elmore and Archelle Thelemaque Conversation