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SHS, CARD help heal BU in wake of bombing anniversary

Boston University Dean of Students Kenneth Elmore sent an email to BU students Thursday encouraging them to reflect on the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings and provided information on counseling resources available to help students cope with emotions provoked by the bombing’s anniversary. “It came too quick, but next week I’ll have to acknowledge that the tragedy […]

Despite challenges, BU Dance Team clinches first place in national competition

The Boston University Dance Team took first place Saturday in the Division 1 Hip Hop category for their routine, inspired by Boston’s recovery from the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, at the National Cheer and Dance Alliance Collegiate National Championship in Daytona Beach, Fla. “Winning a national title was beyond all of my wildest dreams,” said co-captain Michaela […]

BUMC hosts concert for Marathon anniversary

More than 100 people attended a musical performance at the Boston University Medical Center Tuesday in memoriam of the anniversary of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The performance, titled “BU Medical Campus Flash Mob: Healing Boston with Music,” featured a 50-member orchestra including members of the Boston Accompanietta as well as the BU Symphonic Chorus and other […]

Female leaders to gather at EFLI festival

The Eileen Fisher Leadership Institute is holding the Women and Leadership Festival at Boston University on April 22 and 23, a series of interactive workshops and discussions promoting women’s leadership through self-empowerment, collaboration and activism. “We would love to engage with the community and then learn a lot from what’s going on at BU’s campus in […]

BPD investigating suspicious package near Marathon finish line

Boston Police are investigating two unattended backpacks left at the Boston Marathon finish line Tuesday night. A male suspect is in custody and is being questioned by police, according to a Boston Police Department spokesperson. The bomb squad is on the scene with the police to investigate the objects, said a BPD spokesperson. The Boston […]