At last month’s meet-and-greet kicking off rehearsals for the Huntington Theatre Company’s current production of The Seagull, the room erupted in applause after veteran costume designer Robert Morgan handed the actors his elegantly drawn visions of what they’d wear on stage. Morgan, who has designed costumes for such Broadway productions as The Full Monty an […]
Former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino, who joined Boston University in February as codirector of the University’s new Initiative on Cities (IoC), has been diagnosed with an advanced form of cancer that has spread to his liver and lymph nodes, according to the Boston Globe. The newspaper reports that the origin of the cancer, discovered in […]
By any measure, 2013 was a banner year for BU. Behind the University's achievements are the thousands of students, faculty, and staff whose work is driving that progress. We tell some of their stories in these 60-second videos.
Tuition at Boston University for the 2014-2015 academic year will rise to $45,686 and the cost of basic room and board to $14,030. Next year’s costs, set by the Board of Trustees, amount to an overall increase of 3.7 percent, with a 3.9 percent increase in tuition and a 3.0 percent increase in standard room […]
Last week, more than 300 students volunteered in this year’s BU Community Service Center Alternative Spring Breaks program. ASB paired students with more than three dozen organizations around the country involved in environmental, public health, children’s services, homelessness, disaster recovery, and animal welfare efforts. This week, we are bringing you f […]