BC alum Mike Rawlings worked his way up from entry level positions to the CEO of Pizza Hut, eventually taking over as Dallas mayor in 2011.
Bell encouraged students to find their passion and stick with it and said that the best entrepreneurs are young and motivated.
Gregg Cassin, founder of Appalachia Volunteers, will come to BC this week to talk about the importance of self-acceptance in overcoming challenging times.
The University Fund for Alumni of BC is raising $2 million to invest in student and alum ventures in an effort to shake up the local startup scene in BC’s favor.
“If it’s not something that I would tell my friend at a bar about, I’m probably not going do a story about it,”
BC is once again among the top universities contributing alumni to Teach for America, a non-profit that places recent graduates in high-need school districts across the country.