Boston University News Releases


27th January, 2003
Documentarian Reggie Life to Speak in Boston University Lecture Series (Boston, Mass.) — Reggie Life, a noted documentary filmmaker, will speak in the Boston University African American Studies’ weekly lecture series. His lecture entitled “Coming Home: The Challenges Facing Sojourners from Japan and The United States” encompasses the program’s theme of “Blacks and...
24th January, 2003
Poet and Translator Michael Hofmann to Conduct Poetry Reading at Boston University (Boston, Mass.) – Renowned poet and translator Michael Hofmann will give a poetry reading in an event sponsored by The University Professors and by the Boston University Humanities Foundation. A distinguished lecturer in the English Department of the University of Florida at Gainesville, Hofmann...
23rd January, 2003
Conflict in Ireland Focus of New Boston University Study Abroad Program (Boston, Mass.) — Boston University's College of Communication will inaugurate a new study-abroad program this summer in Ireland. "Communication, Conflict, and the Media" is a one-of-a-kind program that will provide a limited number of graduate and undergraduate students from Boston University and...
9th January, 2003
Christopher A. Barreca Elected Chairman of Boston University Board of Trustees (Boston, Mass.) - The Boston University Board of Trustees today unanimously elected Connecticut attorney Christopher A. Barreca as chairman. Barreca succeeds Richard B. DeWolfe, who recently announced his intention to step down following the sale of his business, The DeWolfe Companies, Inc., the...
8th January, 2003
Boston University's Pardee Center Benefactor Doubles Original Gift to $10 Million (Boston, Mass.) -The endowment of Boston University's Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future has been doubled to $10 million by its namesake benefactor to accelerate and enhance the Center's programs. Among other things, the funding will establish an endowed publications...