By Kimberly Rendon, Spotlight Editor @kimi_rendon_22 One of the beauties of living in a dorm room with a meal plan is never worrying about where your next meal is coming from. The dining halls – no matter how much we might complain about them sometimes – can be lifesavers. You just have to slide that […]

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By Kimberly Rendon, Spotlight Editor @kimi_rendon_22 The first few weeks back at school are rough for everyone. From waking up in time for 8 a.m. classes to trying not to fall asleep in that giant lecture hall, sometimes the whole month of September feels like you’re riding one big struggle bus. Don’t follow my footsteps; […]

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By Kimberly Rendon, Spotlight Editor @kimi_rendon_22 Boston University is filled with acronyms — even the university’s name has a shortcut. It seems like in order to engage in BU conversation, one has to understand acronyms and their meanings. Don’t make the mistake that other new freshmen have made by saying the entire name of a […]

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By Stacy Schoonover, Staff Writer@stacyscootover I spent this past weekend in New York, and while NYC is the “big apple” and the “largest city in the U.S.” I couldn’t help thinking how much I love Boston more. Don’t get me wrong, New York is amazing — but there is just something about Boston that makes […]

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By Stacy Schoonover, Staff Writer@stacyscootover The goal to bring Edgar Allen Poe back to Boston has finally been reached! The Edgar Allan Poe Foundation of Boston has been raising funds to install Stefanie Rocknak’s Poe Returning to Boston statue, and they finally reached their goal last month. Rocknak’s statue, chosen from 265 different proposals, shows […]

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By Stacy Schoonover, Staff Writer@stacyscootover Thinking back to when I was a prospective student trying to find the college of my dreams, I remember certain campus elements that I often compared: the dining hall, the library, the fitness center… and the admissions building. While Boston University’s old admissions building is nice, I remember that when I […]

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By Stacy Schoonover, Staff Writer @stacyscootover The Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) in Boston is free for college students, only a short distance from Boston University and has a lot of neat exhibits on display right now that are really worth checking out. Here are a few that can only be seen for a short […]

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By Stacy Schoonover, Staff Writer @stacyscootover Well, after attending Boston University for seven months I finally learned that we have a castle… a legit castle. Located at 225 Bay State Road, this Tudor revival mansion is used mainly for special events, wedding receptions, rehearsal dinners and is also home to the infamous BU Pub. On the first […]

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By Stacy Schoonover, Staff Writer @stacyscootover With Spring Break only days away, school is the last thing students (myself included) want to think about. But staying on top of school during the break can really help your stress  level and well being for the remainder of this semester. Here are some tips you can use to […]

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By Stacy Schoonover, Staff Writer @stacyscootover If you have ambitions of starting a business and are in Boston University’s Entrepreneurship club, you’re on the right track! First time you’re hearing of it? Here’s some Q and A on the club to get you started: Q: What is it? A: E-Club acts as a networking organization and […]

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