Outside the Frame


Your local guide to what’s happening in Boston — with a flair for the avant-garde.

College Guide

From what to see on Family Weekend and where to go during your college visit, this is your Boston university guide.

Best Back to School Tips for College Students
College Guide

Best Back to School Tips for College Students

August 16th, 2019

It’s that time of year: buying school supplies, getting a new haircut and experiencing the back-to-school jitters. How will you make this your best academic year yet? By following these tips to stay organized, healthy and stress-free! 

Tour Boston’s University Museums and Art Galleries
College Guide

Tour Boston’s University Museums and Art Galleries

May 23rd, 2019

Boston is a city of art, culture and science. Nowhere is this more evident than in its museums, especially those curated by world-renowned universities. Continue reading to find out where to find the best university museums and galleries in the city.

College Family Weekends in Boston
College Guide

College Family Weekends in Boston

October 1st, 2018

Visiting for a college family weekend in Boston? Whether you’re a student, parent, or sibling, things can get a little confusing (there are 35 colleges here, after all!). Here’s a breakdown of how to get to schools neighboring Studio Allston, key events, and our favorite spots to stop and grab a bite.