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On Wednesday, April 6, Boston University held its third annual Giving Day, a 24-hour fundraising event to support BU’s Annual Fund. Members of the CAS community helped raise more than $110,000 for the College—$34,107 of which came from faculty and staff.
In the 2016 QS World University Rankings by Subject, Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) placed the BU departments of Economics and Psychology among the world’s top 50 programs within their disciplines.
On August 1, Dr. Ann Cudd took over as the new Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, which means that Virginia Sapiro has passed the torch after eight years leading the College. As she begins her well-earned sabbatical, Gina bequeaths a CAS that is very different from how she found it.
BU's undergraduate Mock Mediation Team reached the semi-finals at the 2015 International Law School Mediation Championships.
An accomplished scholar and teacher, Dr. Cudd currently serves as Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Studies and University Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the University of Kansas. She will begin as Dean on August 1.
The Departments of Economics and Philosophy placed in the world’s top 40 within their disciplines.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Templeton Award for Excellence in Student Advising and the 2015 CAS Teaching Awards!
Upon the conclusion of her tenure as CAS Dean, Virginia Sapiro reflects on her leadership for BU Today and arts&sciences, and delivered a Decanal Valedictory on the history and future of higher education.
After faculty passed motions bestowing degrees on this year's graduating class, another deserving "graduate" was recognized--Dean Sapiro.
Professor of International Relations and Sociology Susan Eckstein has been awarded the prestigious John Simons Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship for her continuing research on “Cuban immigration exceptionalism.”