On a cold Saturday morning in mid-February, Nikita Varman and Angel Wu were up at 4 a.m. for what would turn out to be a very long day. Varman (CAS’19, SAR’19), BU Ballroom Dance Club president, and Wu (CGS’17), the club’s public relations coordinator, were checking on last minute details for the club’s biggest event of […]
Boston University has launched a new Research Support website that brings together in one place all the latest information needed to apply for and maintain grants, navigate complex policies, and conduct safe research in compliance with regulations. All of the offices that support research collaborated in developing the site, which is designed for faculty, postdocs, and […]
The BU men’s hockey Terriers begin their quest for the 2017 NCAA title today, when they face off against the University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks in Fargo in this year’s NCAA Tournament West Regional opener. The game will be televised live on ESPN2 and WatchESPN starting at 3 p.m. ET, and two viewing parties are […]
Most sculptors want their work seen, appreciated, and admired, but Kaylee Dougherty hopes hers aren’t noticed. Meet sculpture major and anaplastologist Dougherty (CFA’11), who makes facial prosthetic devices, such as eyes, noses, and ears, for people who’ve lost them to cancer or accidents or who were born without them.
At 10:30 on a recent late winter night, most students were huddled inside, but nearly two dozen women could be seen running sprints on Nickerson Field, the 20-degree temperature and 18 mph winds cut by laughter and heavy breathing. The mood was festive despite the frosty conditions, as members of the BU women’s soccer club […]