Boston University News Releases


28th April, 2003
United States Department of Education Investigation Clears Boston University of Discrimination Complaints (Boston, Mass.) — An extensive 16-month investigation by the United States Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has determined that Boston University fully, fairly, and promptly investigates and processes student complaints of sexual assault. The inquiry stemmed from nearly identical...
23rd April, 2003
Big Smiles in Boston: Proctor & Gamble Donates Oral Care Technology to Boston University BOSTON, April 23, 2003 – The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) today announced the donation of novel oral care technology to the Boston University School of Dental Medicine (BUSDM). Commonly referred to as H2 Antagonist Technology, this P&G innovation has shown potential in preclinical and clinical...
20th April, 2003
Boston University Professor to Receive Regional Distinguished Teacher of the Year Award (Boston, Mass.) — Emma Previato, professor of mathematics at Boston University, has been selected by the Northeastern Section of the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) for its Distinguished Teacher of the Year Award. The award will be presented to Previato at the section’s meeting in June....
18th April, 2003
U.S. Army Parachute Team "Golden Knights" Highlights Boston University's 20th Annual ROTC Pass in Review (Boston, Mass.) — An Army parachute team. Howitzers. F-15s. More than 350 men and women in uniform: The military comes to Boston University’s Nickerson Field on Saturday, April 26, and the public is welcome to join them. General Ed Eberhart, Commander, Northern Command and North American...
16th April, 2003
Boston University Desert Expert Calls for U.S. Forces to Mend Environment After Iraq Conflict (Boston, Mass.) — The conflict underway in Iraq may have an unintended but decidedly troubling side effect: environmental disruption of the region’s deserts. According to Boston University Research Professor Farouk El-Baz, unless an effort is made to correct the current disruption of the desert...
10th April, 2003
Boston University Professor Honored with Fulbright Award (Boston, Mass.) — Dr. Janice Barrett, an associate professor of Boston University’s College of Communication, has been awarded a 2003-2004 Fulbright Scholar lecturing/ research award from the Council for International Exchange of Scholars. Awarded for academic merit and leadership potential, it...
10th April, 2003
Six African Former Heads of State to Hold Summit, News Conference at Boston University (Boston, Mass.) — Six African former heads of state attending a historic two-day summit at Boston University will hold a joint news conference on Wednesday, April 23, 2003, at 1 p.m. at the Executive Leadership Center, School of Management, 4th floor, 595 Commonwealth Ave. They will...
3rd April, 2003
Boston University Students Receive Sigma Xi Grants for Their Scientific Research (Boston, Mass.) — Boston University graduate students Trina Foster, Department of Chemistry, and Sigurros Davidsdottir and Saumya Sharma, both in the Department of Psychology, have been awarded grants from the Grants-in-Aid of Research Program of Sigma Xi, the scientific research honor society.