Category: Students in the News

With Surgeon General In Town, Students Skeptical Of Anti-Smoking Campaign

March 21st, 2012 in 2012, Newsmakers, Students in the News, WBZ-TV 0 comments

WBZ
BU students

Graphic anti-smoking ads are the government’s latest effort to convince people to quit…

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Spring breakers spend time cutting invasive plants from Scouts camp

March 19th, 2012 in 2012, Newsmakers, Students in the News 0 comments

Palm Beach Post
BU students

Instead of spending her spring break relaxing on the beach, Boston University junior Emma Briars spent Thursday chopping down invasive plants at the Tanah Keeta Boy Scouts Camp…

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Students travel from Boston to help out here

March 16th, 2012 in 2012, Newsmakers, Students in the News 0 comments

Reading Eagle
BU Students

While spring break for some Boston University students means a week partying on a beach, nine of them chose to spend the week volunteering in Reading without alcohol or rambunctious behavior…

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Students, traveling seniors volunteer vacation time

March 15th, 2012 in 2012, Newsmakers, Students in the News 0 comments

Natchez Democrat
BU students referenced

The beaches of Cancun and Panama City Beach might be top spring break destinations for many college students, but a few students from colleges around the country chose to come to Natchez this week to volunteer their time for worthwhile causes…

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A semester devoted to music

March 7th, 2012 in 2012, International, Newsmakers, Students in the News, Study Abroad 0 comments

Auckland City Harbour News
BU student profiled

Boston University student Fred Williams is bucking the trend when it comes to studying acting and music…

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College Humor: School-Themed Memes Are Taking Off

February 23rd, 2012 in 2012, Newsmakers, Students in the News, Time 0 comments

Time
BU students, BU Memes

As coined by Richard Dawkins in 1976, memes are essentially ideas that replicate and evolve through imitation..

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Orlando filmmaker wins top prize at Redstone Film Festival

February 17th, 2012 in 2012, College of Communication, Newsmakers, Orlando Sentinel, Students in the News 0 comments

Orlando Sentinel
Redstone Film Festival, College of Communication

An Orlando filmmaker won the top prize at the Redstone Film Festival, which Viacom Chairman Sumner Redstone sponsors at Boston University…

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BU’s Maggie Kimball wins Redstone top prize

February 16th, 2012 in 2012, Boston.com, College of Communication, Newsmakers, Students in the News 0 comments

Boston.com
Redstone Film Festival, College of Communication

If the past is a predictor of future success, Maggie Kimball is going places. The BU senior’s comedy, “Entrapped,” won first place in the school’s annual Redstone Film Festival…

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Swiss internship an eye-opener for Chelmsford’s Farmer

February 13th, 2012 in 2012, Lowell Sun, Newsmakers, Students in the News 0 comments

Lowell Sun
BU student featured

Angela Farmer knew she liked international relations. That’s why she decided to major in it at Boston University…

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BU’s Megan makes up for lost time

February 7th, 2012 in 2012, Athletics, Boston Herald, Newsmakers, Students in the News 0 comments

Boston Herald
BU Hockey, Athletics

Boston University junior left winger Wade Megan, who scored a pair of goals in last night’s 3-1 win against Harvard that put the Terriers into the title game of the Beanpot for the 49th time, said the mission was simple: Play the late game next Monday night…

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