Boston University News Releases


23rd December, 2002
Boston University to Celebrate "American Dream" Vision of Martin Luther King, Jr. (Boston, Mass.) – Boston University will celebrate its 18th annual commemoration of the life and work of Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 20, 2003. The theme of this year’s King Day program is “The American Dream” -- Dr. King’s belief that America is as yet a dream unfulfilled. “It is...
19th December, 2002
BU Public Health Researchers to Evaluate National Program that Awards Doctors Cash Bonuses (Boston, Mass.) — Starting January 1, as part of the Rewarding Results program, employers and insurers across the nation will award cash bonuses to physicians who offer high-quality care to their patients. The federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has awarded .5 million to researchers...
11th December, 2002
"Lost" Cassavetes' Masterwork Found at Library of Congress by Eagle-Eyed Boston University Film-Studies Professor BOSTON, MA — Boston University Professor Ray Carney had a gut feeling something was amiss when the online catalogue of archived films in the Library of Congress listed one copy of John Cassavetes' breakthrough 1968 independent production "Faces" as 18 minutes longer than the others. Told by library...
9th December, 2002
Boston University Athletes to Provide Local Children with Holiday Gift of Reading (Boston, Mass.) - More than 75 Boston University athletes will present Boston-area second graders with the holiday gift of reading this month. This is the fourth year the athletes and the University mascot, Rhett the Boston Terrier, have visited local schools to read to children. Some 500 schoolchildren...