This blog is a compilation of letters to the community from Boston University Academy Head of School Chris Kolovos. These notes are sent to all BUA parents/guardians, students, faculty, and staff each Friday morning as part of the weekly News and Notes e-newsletter.

Making Lemonade

By Christos J KolovosFebruary 5th, 2021

Like many of you, I had the pleasure of being in the audience for our students’ virtual production of The Laramie Project this weekend. It is an important, powerful play about the aftermath of the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming, exploring homophobia and community responsibility. I was... More

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A Celebration of BUA

By Christos J KolovosJanuary 29th, 2021

Last night was a special one for BUA. Over 200 members of the extended BUA family -- current and past parents, current and former teachers and staff, students, alumni, and friends of BUA -- gathered together virtually to celebrate the remarkable success of this bold step in education that began... More

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Holiday Gratitude

By Christos J KolovosDecember 18th, 2020

I just let my dog Circe in from the backyard. She is an almost six-year-old rescue who looks like a small yellow lab with a long goatee; I think there’s some terrier in her. She loves to bury her face in the snow and showed up at the door just... More