I ran there on an athletic scholarship and chose bu because they had both a good track program and an arts program.
bu ten years later, the neighborhood surrounding Ground Zero has come roaring back, writes John Avlon in Newsweek.
And then right after you graduated from bu you moved to New York to pursue acting?
early 14c., measure of capacity containing four pecks or eight gallons, from Old French boissel "bushel" (13c., Modern French boisseau), probably from boisse, a grain measure based on Gallo-Romance *bostia "handful," from Gaulish *bosta "palm of the hand" (cf. Irish bass, Breton boz "the hollow of the hand"). The exact measure varied from place to place and according to commodity, and since late 14c. it has been used loosely to mean "a large quantity or number."