Category: President

BU launches internship program with nonprofits

Boston Globe Robert Brown, President, Boston University Boston University, backed by a $10 million endowment from the Yawkey Foundations, is launching a paid internship program that will provide jobs for students at local nonprofits… Expert quote: “It’s really a farsighted investment by the Yawkey Foundation that will reap wonderful benefits for students and for the […]

Big changes on the way at Boston University

Boston Globe (subscription required) Robert Brown, President Boston University was invited to join the Association of American Universities, an elite club that includes Harvard and Yale, and applications surged 20 percent last fall. But it has also endured a hockey scandal, fatal accidents among its students, and a campus crime spree. BU president Robert Brown […]