Category: Student News

Boston University Alumna Jenny Rachel Weiner Recipient of the National Student Playwriting Award from The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival

Contact: Ellen Carr, 617-353-8783 | emcarr@bu.eduContact: Jean Connaughton, 617-353-7293 | jeanconn@bu.edu Boston, MA – This weekend, when the prestigious American College Theatre Festival is presented at The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C, a contingent of faculty and students from the Boston University School of Theatre will turn out to celebrate playwright Jenny Rachel Weiner, whose […]

Boston University School of Visual Arts MFA Student Exhibitions 2010

Contact: Ellen Carr, 617-353-8783 | emcarr@bu.eduContact: Jean Connaughton, 617-353-7293 | jeanconn@bu.edu (Boston, MA) – The Boston University College of Fine Arts announces its 2010 graduate student exhibitions, presenting the work of students receiving their Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degrees from the School of Visual Arts this spring. On April 16, the MFA Graphic Design […]

Stephen Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along

Contact: Ellen Carr, 617-353-8783 | emcarr@bu.eduContact: Jean Connaughton, 617-353-7293 | jeanconn@bu.edu (Boston, MA) – The Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Theatre presents Stephen Sondheim’s musical Merrily We Roll Along running April 28 through May 2 on the mainstage of the Boston University Theatre, in celebration of Sondheim’s eightieth birthday. For the first […]

Eleni Gatzoyiannis Scholarships Available to Greek Students at Boston University

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University is currently accepting application for the 2010-2011 Eleni Gatzoyiannis Scholarship, through April 9. The scholarships are available to full-time undergraduate and graduate students of Greek birth or ancestry who have completed at least one semester at Boston University, are in good academic standing and demonstrate […]

Boston University Academy Students Named Candidates in Presidential Scholar Program

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University Academy (BUA) seniors Michela Meister, daughter of Markus Meister and Elizabeth Gibb of Cambridge, MA, and Betsy Riley, daughter of Tim and Amy Riley of Belmont, MA, were recently named candidates for the 2010 Presidential Scholars Program. The candidates were selected from the nearly 3.2 […]

Boston Youth Symphony to Perform Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky and Weber

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston)_– Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras (BYSO), one of the finest youth orchestras in the country, will perform its annual spring concert at Symphony Hall on Sunday, March 14, 2010 at 3 pm. The Boston Youth Symphony (BYS), the premier ensemble of the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras, conducted by Music […]

Boston University Academy Student Wins and Donates $2,500 to Boston University School of Medicine

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University Academy sophomore and Natick resident Max Wallack was recently named a 2009 Build-A-Bear Huggable Hero and awarded $2,500 which he donated to the Boston University School of Medicine. Wallack was chosen from a group of international contenders as one of twelve grand-prize winners to receive […]

Boston University Academy Student Awarded $20,000 for First Place in Math Competition

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University Academy (BUA) student and Lexington resident Elizabeth Synge won $20,000 for first place in the Advantage Testing Foundation’s Math Prize for Girls competition held at New York University on November 14, 2009. With an additional $23,000 in prize money for nine other top performers, the […]

Boston University Launches Online Component of Sargent Choice

Contact: Courtney de Lacy, 617-353-0197 | cdelacy@bu.eduContact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College has introduced a new phase of the unique and innovative nutrition program for the students, faculty and staff of Boston University (BU) to enhance the Sargent Choice Healthy Dining Program. Since […]