In a news story Wednesday (‘College Protestors Arrested,’ page 1), it was incorrectly stated that Christina Prested was a graduate student at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill due to a reporting error. Prested is a graduate student at Boston University.
In a news story Thursday (‘Art collectors more interested in pieces’ history, experts say,’ page 1), it was incorrectly stated that Morag Kersel was a Department of State consulting archaeologist due to a reporting error. Kersel is a research associate with the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago.
In a news story Thursday (‘Writer became El Dorado explorer for The New Yorker,’ Feb. 26, p. 3), it was incorrectly stated that The New Yorker writer David Grann said the lost city of El Dorado was more advanced than ancient Egypt due to a reporting error.
In a news story Tuesday (‘Students slept through fire, they say,’ Feb. 24, p. 1), it was incorrectly stated that the BU Lifebook fails to mention hookah by name due to a reporting error.’ The Lifebook does prohibit hookah paraphernalia by name.
In an news story Friday (‘BU officials talk SCOE,’ Jan. 30, p. 1), it was implied that Boston University spokesman Colin Riley said the director and staff of the Sargent Center for Outdoor Education were involved in the decision to shut down the center due to an editing error. Metropolitan College Dean Jay Halfond and his staff were involved in the decision instead.