Boston College Calendar - Alexa Skill

Boston College Calendar

Joseph Squillaro

Or say "Alexa, enable Boston College Calendar"

The Boston College Calendar skill provides you with up-to-date information on campus events for today, tomorrow and the future. Be in the know at BC!

The Boston College Calendar skill allows you to stay up-to-date on the latest BC events. This skill provides information on campus events, important deadlines and sport games. Just give the skill a date, whether that be today, tomorrow or a specific date, and it will fetch what is important for you to know. You can even get more information by asking for a description of one of the events that was read to you. <br/><br/>Once enabling the skill on your Alexa-enabled device, activate the skill by saying &ldquo;Alexa, ask Boston College Calendar &hellip;&rdquo; or &ldquo;Alexa, open Boston College Calendar and &hellip;&rdquo; combined with a phrase. Here are some phrases to try out:<br/><br/>-&ldquo;what is happening today.&rdquo;<br/>-&ldquo;what is going on tomorrow.&rdquo;<br/>-&ldquo;give me the events for August 15, 2017.&rdquo;<br/>-&ldquo;yes, give me more information on Event Number 2.&rdquo;<br/>-&ldquo;yes, Event Number 4.&rdquo;<br/><br/>The skill is also compatible with the Amazon Alexa mobile app, so you can get written information about your request. Furthermore, when asked about a specific event, the Boston College website URL for that event will appear on your mobile device.<br/><br/>Enable this skill today and always be in the know at Boston College!

Invocation Name

boston college calendar

Interaction Examples

"Alexa, ask Boston College Calendar what events are happening today."
"Alexa, open Boston College Calendar and give me the events on October 10, 2017."
"yes, give me more information on Event Number 4"

Release Date

August 20th 2017