Author: emmeyer

BUA Names Next Head of School

Boston University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Jean Morrison announced Monday the appointment of Christos Kolovos as Boston University Academy’s next Head of School. Chris Kolovos is Associate Head of School at Greens Farms Academy, an independent, pre-K-12 day school in Westport, CT, which has earned distinction for a rigorous, innovative, globally-minded curriculum that incorporates […]

BUA Commencement 2019

On Monday, May 20, the BUA Class of 2019 received their diplomas at Boston University Academy’s 25th Commencement exercise, held at the BU Tsai Performance Center. Boston University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Jean Morrison spoke to graduating seniors about the privilege of their education and the special relationship between BUA and BU, and WBUR Morning […]

Boston University Academy Students Win SISAL Awards

Boston University Academy students took home a bevy of awards in this year’s Small Independent Schools Art League (SISAL) competition. Congratulations to all the winners and entrants! View the winning artwork here. Painting, 1st Place: Saoirse Killion ’21, “Cole” Drawing, 1st Place: Saoirse Killion ’21, “Aidan” Drawing, 3rd Place: Michelle Lisak ’21, Untitled Mixed Media, 2nd Place: Sasha Tyutyunik ’22 (photomontage) Mixed Media, 3rd Place: Irene Mitsiades ’21, Untitled  Digital (Graphic Design), 1st Place: Richard Fu […]

BUA Hosts Its First-Ever Grandparents Day

On April 22, 2019, BUA hosted two dozen grandparents and grand-friends as part of its first-ever Grandparents Day. Guests sat in on classes, heard from administrators about BUA’s unique academics and institutional priorities, and enjoyed a buffet lunch with their grandchildren. It was a delight to foster intergenerational engagement for our students and their families. We look […]

Aaron Gorenstein ’07

Aaron Gorenstein ’07 graduated from the University of Rochester in 2011 with a BS/MS in Computer Science. In 2013, he earned a master’s in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin, where he studied under Prof. Jin-Yi Cai, contributing to one paper in addition to serving as a teaching assistant and research assistant. Since graduate […]

Classroom Renovation Initiative Update

Over the 2018-2019 winter intercession, BUA completed Phase One of the Classroom Renovation Initiative to upgrade classrooms and student spaces. During the break, two classrooms (Rooms 209 and 210) were completely overhauled, and new smartboards, bookshelves, tables, and chairs were been installed. This short video shows the renovations and illustrates the impact of this initiative on our […]