Boston University News Releases


10th July, 2002
Former US Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky Leads State Poetry Teaching Effort Boston, Mass - With MCAS (state achievement tests) now a requirement for high school graduation in Massachusetts, do teachers and students have any time left for poetry? Teaching elementary and high school teachers how to use the power of poetry to keep interest, inspiration, and insight...
8th July, 2002
Boston University's Pardee Center Receives New $250k Gift From Original Benefactor Boston, MA Boston University's Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future has received an additional $250,000 gift from its namesake benefactor to seed two important new research projects. Established with a $5 million gift from BU alumnus Pardee, the Center was...
1st July, 2002
Cape Verde Leader to Speak at Boston University Boston, MA President Pedro Pires of the Republic of Cape Verde will speak at a breakfast meeting of Boston-area business and education leaders from the local and Cape Verdean communities Wednesday, July 3. The event, which will run from 9 to 10:30 a.m., is being sponsored by BU's African Presidential...