Posts by: Lauren Davalla

BU Quad Bucket List #4: Beer Me, Boston.

By Chree Izzo, the Quad writer (@chreewashere) With the weeks winding down until graduation, there are many things you should do in Boston before saying goodbye to Beantown. Catch a Red Sox game at Fenway, see a midnight movie at Coolidge Corner, nosh a cannoli at Mike’s in the North End. Now, all that’s well […]

Men’s basketball enters NCAA tourney tomorrow night

Second-year Men’s Basketball Head Coach Patrick Chambers, just the second coach in the BU record book to earn at least 21 wins in back-to-back seasons, and the Terriers are making the program’s 7th trip to the NCAA tournament tomorrow night against 1st seeded Kansas.  Tip-off will be at 6:50 PM and the game will be […]

BU Quad Bucket List #3: Explore local culture in Jamaica Plain

By Heather Vandenengel, the Quad writer While I love romping around Allston or Coolidge Corner as much as the next BU student, after the third night weekend in a row spent on Harvard Ave., I get a creeping feeling that I’ve seen it all before. And that’s when I head over to Jamaica Plain. Perhaps better […]

The Life of [Kerin] Riley on Lent and laundry

Kerin is spending her first Lenten season away from her family in Massachusetts.  She speaks in her latest post about the challenges of keeping to the traditional Catholic diet of meatless Fridays and fasting.  Also, she reflects on life away from home while trying to cook for herself and do her own laundry: “who would […]

SED hosting Deaf Deaf World event tonight

SED‘s Deaf Studies Program is hosting an expected 300 attendees for their Deaf Deaf World (DDW) event tonight from 5-7 in the GSU’s Metcalf Ballroom.  The event will be is an opportunity for ASL, Deaf Studies and Deaf Education graduate students to step out and begin to experience and appreciate Deaf Culture and learn about […]

Month-long women’s film festival starts tonight

Women’s studies is hosting month-long film festival WOMEN TAKE THE REEL: A film festival celebrating Women’s History Month, along with their Graduate Consortium (GCMS) counterparts (MIT, Boston College, Brandeis University, Harvard University, Northeastern University, Simmons College and UMass Boston), starting tonight with a screening of Never Perfect by Regina Park at MIT.  On Tuesday, March […]

BU Quad Bucket List #1: Party Favors, a hidden gem

By Lauren Hockenson, Publisher & Co-Founder of the Quad Just when I thought it was going to be springtime in Boston, Old Man Winter comes back in full-force. It’s days like these where I need to treat myself to something that satisfies my sweet tooth and puts a comforting sensation in my belly. Yes, everyone, I’m […]

BU Art Gallery appoints new Director, Chief Curator

The BU Art Gallery (BUAG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kate McNamara to the role of Director and Chief Curator.  McNamara comes to BUAG with an extensive background in curation and instruction both in New York and Western Massachusetts working at MoMA PS1 (Long Island City, NY),  The Bronx Museum (New York, NY) […]

the Quad shares their BU bucket list

We’ve asked the senior editorial staff of the Quad to share their Bucket List of things and places all BU students should experience and visit before they graduate.  On Monday morning, February 28, the Quad Co-Founder and Publisher Lauren Hockenson, who is a senior at COM scheduled to graduate in May, will kick off our […]

Winterfest weekend begins tonight

The BU Alumni Association is kicking off their annual WinterFest weekend tonight.  This year features family-friendly programming like an ice hockey game with tailgating, a BU Quidditch match, ice sculpting, ice skating and sessions with some of BU’s most distinguished faculty.