Emergency BU Alert Boston University's Charles River and Medical Center Campuses will be closing today, Monday, January 26, 2015 at 5:00 PM and will be closed all day Tuesday, January 27, 2015. All normal academic and administrative activities (e.g. classes, seminars and meetings) that are scheduled to take place after 5:00 PM on Monday are cancelled. When classes resume, they will resume on the regular class schedule. Whether or how classes are to be made up is at the discretion of the faculty member. For detailed information about the Boston University Medical campus, please go to http://www.bu.edu/ehs/comm Please note: Employees in essential services must report as scheduled. Essential services include, but are not limited to, University Police, Public Safety, Emergency Patient Treatment, Facilities Management and Planning, Environmental Health & Safety, University Dining Services, Mail Services, Student Health Services and the University Switchboard. For the very latest information, please go to http://www.bu.edu/today

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’12 GSU Named a Green Restaurant

On February 24th, 2012, the George Sherman Union Food Court became a Certified Green Restaurant® by the Green Restaurant Association, with the most Green Points™ in all of New England! In addition, it is the only food court in the US to be a Certified Green Restaurant®. Through this third-party certification, we hope to validate […]

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BU to Take Its Eggs Cage-Free Student campaign wins change for fall semester

By Leslie Friday Whoever said one man’s actions don’t count hasn’t met Nathan Shin. Last semester Shin (CAS’12) heard about a student-run campaign sweeping local college campuses that was successfully lobbying administrators to buy only cage-free eggs for their food services. Shin, a vegan member of the Vegetarian Society, did some sleuthing and discovered that […]

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Faculty and staff shoot for gold in Green Office Certifications

Written by Emily Overholt A growing number of colleges and administrative offices at Boston University have undergone the Green Office Certification program with more set for review in March, officials said. Sustainability@BU has audited more than 300 offices since March 2011 and more are set for review within the first two weeks of March, said […]

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