Tag: Provost

BU to kick off University-wide Arts Initiative with event featuring David Byrne and Steven Pinker

CONTACT:    Kira Jastive, 617-358-1240, kjastive@bu.edu   (BOSTON) — Boston University today announced that author, musician, and artist David Byrne and noted cognitive scientist Steven Pinker will come together on Monday, September 24th at 8:00 p.m. at BU’s Tsai Performance Center for David Byrne and Steven Pinker in Conversation, “How Music Works: Are We Born Musical?” […]

Dr. Jean Morrison Named BU Provost

Boston University President Dr. Robert A. Brown announced today that Dr. Jean Morrison, executive vice provost for academic affairs at the University of Southern California, has been named BU provost, effective January 2011. Morrison succeeds Provost David Campbell, who will return to teaching and to research projects he set aside more than five years ago […]