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Campaign 2012: Is Ron Paul still a factor in the GOP race?

February 8th, 2012 in Campaign 2012, Politics, Videos 0 comments

Political expert and presidential historian Tom Whalen discusses Ron Paul’s role in the GOP race. Contact Whalen at 978-888-3131; tjw64@bu.edu

Egypt – one year after Mubarak’s resignation

February 7th, 2012 in International Relations 0 comments

Hosni Mubarak resigned as president of Egypt on February 11, 2011 following demonstrations during the Egyptian revolution known as Arab Spring. The following Boston University professors are available to offer expert analysis, commentary, and insight on the past year and what the future may hold for Egypt: Farouk El-Baz, research professor & Director of the… MORE

Weekly roundup: Campaign 2012 newsmakers

February 3rd, 2012 in Campaign 2012, Politics, Weekly Roundup 0 comments

Below is a sampling of quotes by BU experts on the race to the White House and Capitol Hill: Liz Warren is darling of Tinseltown crowd (Boston Herald): ““I don’t think it will go over too well in Charlestown or Dorchester Ave. They couldn’t care less. If you listen to her speak, she erases that… MORE

Rising cost of education

February 3rd, 2012 in Education, Videos 0 comments

Hardin Coleman, Dean of the School of Education, discusses the challenges facing the cost of education and rising tuition. Contact Coleman at 617-353-3213; hardin@bu.edu

Campaign 2012: Newt Gingrinch going forward

February 1st, 2012 in Campaign 2012, Politics, Videos 0 comments

Political expert and presidential historian Tom Whalen discusses Newt Gingrich’s vow to continue on to the Republican convention. Contact Whalen at 978-888-3131; tjw64@bu.edu