All Topics (July 23 through September 30)
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- Meredith Vieira Chosen as 2015 Commencement Speaker May 1, 2015This just in from the Class of 2015 Senior Breakfast: Emmy-winning syndicated talk show host and former Today coanchor Meredith Vieira will deliver Boston University’s 142nd Commencement address on Sunday, May 17, at Nickerson Field. University President Robert A. Brown made the announcement Friday morning at the George Sherman Union Metcalf Ballroom, where 2,500 students […]
- Picking Up the Pieces May 1, 2015Sandro Galea was in Manila at a World Health Organization (WHO) conference when he heard the news. A magnitude 7.8 earthquake had struck Nepal, flattening centuries-old buildings in the historic city of Kathmandu and killing thousands. The death toll now stands at over 5,500, although at least one estimate says that number may rise to more […]
- Class of 2015 Senior Breakfast Is This Morning May 1, 2015This morning, approximately 2,500 members of the Class of 2015 will be served coffee, pastries, and some big news—the identity of this year’s Commencement speaker. The annual Senior Breakfast—the official kickoff of Commencement festivities, culminating in the 142nd All-University Commencement on Sunday, May 17, at Nickerson Field—begins at 10 a.m. in the George Sherman Union. […]
- Jane the Virgin Writer Comes to BU Tonight May 1, 2015Wrapping up the annual Cinematheque series tonight is alum Corinne Brinkerhoff, who has written and produced for a series of hit network TV shows in the decade since she graduated. Among the shows are the legal dramas Boston Legal and The Good Wife and the contemporary Sherlock Holmes crime drama Elementary. Most recently, the Emmy-nominated […]
- Nightlife: Escape the Room April 30, 2015Imagine you’re the last one at work in the office. It’s a Friday night, the clock finally strikes 5 p.m., and you head for the door to discover you’re locked in with no key in sight. Sound terrifying? Well, people are actually paying good money to enact this nightmarish scenario, and as we found out, […]