Thursday, July 24, 2014

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Taj McWilliams-Franklin named women’s basketball assistant coach

New Boston University women’s basketball coach Katy Steding added yet another prestigious assistant coach to her staff Thursday with the announcement that Taj McWilliams-Franklin will join her on the sidelines this upcoming season. “I am so proud to add Taj to our staff here at BU,” Steding said in a statement. “She is a person […]

Men’s Lacrosse reveals Class of 2018

There will be 19 new faces when the Boston University men’s lacrosse team takes the field for its second season come springtime. The Terriers welcomed their new class of recruits Monday, comprised of 16 freshman and three transfers from schools around the country. BU (2-12, 2-6 Patriot League) struggled with its youth and inexperience last […]

Aaron Aaker named BU Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance and Strategic Planning

In the wake of Athletic Director Mike Lynch’s resignation at the end of June, Boston University has hired Aaron Aaker as the new Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance and Strategic Planning. The appointment was announced Monday by interim Athletic Director Drew Marrochello. “Boston University is very fortunate to add someone to our senior staff […]

LETTER: Ensuring People Make the Right Decisions

This letter is a response to “Manipulate Me: The Booming Business in Behavioral Finance,” published by, and  can be found at: Behavioral economics has opened a new world as the field answers some interesting questions on how people make decisions. We are bombarded by an incredible amount of information every day, and yet we […]

Women’s hockey reveals Class of 2018

The Boston University women’s hockey team will be getting a few reinforcements as it looks to secure its fourth-straight Hockey East championship and sixth-straight NCAA Tournament appearance this upcoming season. The Terriers announced their Class of 2018 Wednesday, which is comprised of five freshmen and one transfer. In total, three forwards, two defensemen and one […]