2013 Press Releases

2013 Press Releases


December 2013

Dec. 4 - Honor and thanks at Trustees meeting

Dec. 3- More than 550 to receive degrees

November 2013

Nov. 26 - CAS brings ‘Christmas with Sara Gazarek’ to campus

Nov. 20 - Guitar Ensemble to feature diverse selection of composers

Nov. 19 - Jazz Ensemble to premiere new charts

Nov. 14 - Susquehanna River Artists return to Haas Gallery

Nov. 7 - Students research downtown parking

Nov. 6 - Campus makes green changes

Nov. 5 - Campus gets greener with new recycling program

Nov. 4 - Longtime broadcaster sponsors talent institute

Nov. 4 - BU Recognized as a Phi Kappa Phi Chapter of Merit

Nov. 4 - BU dedicates Benner-Hudock Center for Financial Analysis

Nov. 1 - CAS brings ‘The Graduate’ to the stage

October 2013

Oct. 30 - Wind Ensemble to perform symphony music

Oct. 25 - BU Players perform the Tony Award-winning musical “Avenue Q”

Oct. 24 - Distinguished scientist to address ocean drilling

Oct. 21 - Amish and Mennonite photo essay featured on campus

Oct. 16 - Classical guitarist performs, teaches at Haas Center for the Arts

Oct. 14 - Business professors to give talk on females in finance

Oct. 11 - Celebrity Artist Series brings Ballroom with a Twist

Oct. 8 - Bloomsburg intersection to receive upgrade, thanks to grant

Oct. 8 - Former Oregon Duck to motivate students

Oct. 7 - Photographs document Centralia’s abandoned landscape

Oct. 7 - Comedian-turned-professor to speak on campus

Oct. 2 - Second annual rural Homelessness Summit set

September 2013

Sept. 27 - Motown and More takes the stage with Celebrity Artist Series

Sept. 27 - BU celebrates Homecoming 2013

Sept. 23 - Candace Gingrich-Jones to speak about LGBT issues

Sept. 18 - Center for Visual and Performing Arts hosts Arts in Autumn

Sept. 16 - French film series continues on campus

Sept. 16 - Multicultural Center hosts Flavors of the World

Sept. 10 - U.S. News ranks BU among the best

Sept. 6 - BU’s Haas Gallery exhibits prints by Sage Dawson

Sept. 5 - Poet opens BU’s Big Dog Reading Series

Sept. 1 - BU ranks highly on several top colleges lists

August 2013

Aug. 29 - French film series coming to campus

Aug. 7 - Brogan selected as next PASSHE chancellor

Aug. 6 - Area youngsters explore the creativity of math

July 2013

July 29 - BU serves 20,000 employees since 1999

July 28 - Keller to lead Career Development

June 2013

June 3 - Lisa Corine von Koch art on exhibit

May 2013

May 30 - Scholarship to benefit two majors

May 29 - Five graduates to be honored during Alumni Weekend

May 21 - College of Education receives NCATE accreditation

May 10 - Literacy and Learning Conference discusses teaching strategies

May 10 - Unveiling of ‘Confluence’ set for Haas Center for the Arts

May 9 - Faculty receive TALE Outstanding Teaching Award

May 8 - BU to hold Summer Math and Science Camp

May 6 - Commencement features alumna speaker

May 6 - Graduating art majors showcase final works

May 1 - Guitar Ensemble’s concert features wide range of musical selections

April 2013

April 26 - Frederick Douglass descendent highlights FDI Conference

April 25 - BU named to Community Service Honor Roll

April 23 - Creating a veteran friendly campus

April 16 - Sacred, secular music highlight Concert Choir’s spring performance

April 12 - Personal Adornment Day and Makeup Extravaganza returns

April 12 - Grammy Award winner Kathy Mattea visits campus

April 9 - Husky Singers and Women’s Chorale pay tribute to professor

April 9 - Springfest brings Mardi Gras to campus

April 5 - Haas Gallery showcases ceramics by Toshiko Takaezu

April 5 - BU Players bring Steve Martin’s adaption to life

April 3 - Civil Rights scholar preaches power of education

April 2 - Percussion Ensemble offers concert

March 2013

March 30 - Renowned DEA agent reveals ins-and-outs of undercover life

March 28 - Author to ‘translate American dream’

March 28 - Philosopher asks, "Are you an ...?"

March 27 - BU-Community Orchestra offers spring concert

March 26 - Young artists present their work at the Student Art Show

March 25 - Author to give lecture on Puerto Rican literature

March 22 - Celebrity Artist Series brings Canadian charm to campus

March 19 - CVPA’s Big Band Dance is back for a second time

March 13 - Orlay-Alonso duo bring Spanish and Cuban music to campus

March 8 - BU hosts technology and mass media camp

March 8 - MyCore in spotlight at Trustees meeting

March 5 - Creative writers read from works

March 5 - BU, community come together for ‘Flood Stories, Too’

March 4 - University Store given honorable mention at CAMEX

March 4 - Quest Summer Camps return

February 2013

Feb. 28 - Elizabethtown professor to speak on Buddhism at BU

Feb. 27 - Human rights lawyer to speak at BU on Soviet occupation

Feb. 26 - Activist Naomi Tutu to speak on wounds of racism

Feb. 25 - BTE partnership explores 2011 flood

Feb. 21 - Quest offers wilderness first aid course at BU

Feb. 20 - Alumna sheds light on today's media and changing viewing habits

Feb. 19 - Civil rights leader provides first-hand perspective on race history

Feb. 19 - ABC executive returns to campus to discuss TV’s future

Feb. 19 - Professional online presence topic of lecture

Feb. 18 - Professor from ‘across the pond’ to talk about importance of play>

Feb. 18 - Summer comes early with Kids Fun ‘A Day at the Beach’

Feb. 18 - ‘Speaking Math in Spanish’ topic of lecture

Feb. 13 - Constitutional Freedoms Film Series presented on campus

Feb. 12 - Lecture series focuses on Hinduism

Feb. 11 - 3-D art comes to life at Haas Gallery exhibit

Feb. 11 - College of Liberal Arts hosts visual and performing arts showcase

Feb. 6 - Faculty to read new works

Feb. 1 - Jazz hits campus with Celebrity Artist Series

Feb. 1 - Student Group Offers Tax-Filing Help

January 2013

Jan. 30 - STEM Magnet program seeks top HS students

Jan. 28 - ‘1.4 Billion Reasons,’ A Colloquium on Global Poverty, offered at BU

Jan. 25 - CAS brings silliness of ‘Spamalot’

Jan. 25 - Quest to hold Winter Festival

Jan. 4 - Tomiko Jones photography on display