Boston University


Nina Tassler Is Boston University’s 2016 Commencement Speaker

Former CBS Entertainment chairwoman Nina Tassler will address graduates at Boston University’s commencement ceremony, the school announced Monday morning. BU President Robert A. Brown broke the […]


Station Destroyed By Fire, WTBU Beats On

Around 8:45 a.m., three student DJs noticed the lights flickering inside Studio A. One of the students smelled something odd upon tinkering with the light-switch beside the […]


Boston University, Music Professor Sued for Alleged Sexual Harassment

Two women are suing Boston University and a music professor over accusations of sexual harassment, and alleging that school officials did not adequately respond to the […]

Arts & Entertainment

Remember When Supergirl Served McDonald’s at a Boston College?

In 2009, a group of unassuming BU students went to their 8 a.m. class thinking they’d be educated on the “Fundamentals of Communication.” Twenty minutes […]


Student’s Body Found in Boston University Dorm Room

The body of a Boston University student has been found in a dorm room on campus. The student, whose identity has been withheld pending notification […]


Fire Reported Inside BU’s College of Communication

Update: Friday, 9:45 a.m. BU has confirmed the fire was located inside a recording studio within WTBU. Three students are being treated for smoke inhalation. […]


Harvard, BU Top New List of Best Law Schools in the Country

Both Harvard and Boston University cracked the top 20 in U.S. News & World Report‘s newly released list of the best law schools in the country. Harvard tied […]


MIT Ranked Best Engineering School for 28th Consecutive Year

MIT tops U.S. News & World Report newly released list of the best engineering schools in the country, marking the 28th consecutive year the school has taken […]


BU Police: Stop Stealing Each Other’s $900 Canada Goose Jackets

Those ubiquitous, black Canada Goose jackets with the fur-trimmed hood and tricolor circle patch have the been the target of a rash of thefts at Boston […]


TD Garden Celebrates #TBT Early, Experiences Blackout During Beanpot Final

The Boston College Eagles emerged victorious from a grueling, defensive Beanpot championship game against Comm. Ave. rival Boston University Monday night. It marked the first-ever 1-0 […]


BU’s Chris Nowinski Slams the NFL for Its Concussion Research Efforts

Perhaps no series of events better underscores the contrast between the glitz and glamour of professional football and its dark underbelly than what transpired on Wednesday. […]


ESPN Thought Northwestern Played in the Beanpot Instead of Northeastern

For the 28th consecutive year, Northeastern won’t win the Beanpot. But they’re still a part of the tournament, contrary to what ESPN may think. During […]


Boston University Beat Lehigh on a Funky Little Buzzer-Beater

Though Boston University is a hockey school, and emphatically so. But every once in a while, a little magic happens on the hardwood. The 12-11 […]


Martha Coakley to Join Boston University School of Law as Adjunct

Former Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley will join Boston University’s School of Law as an adjunct professor, the school announced Thursday. Coakley, who graduated BU […]


The Citgo Sign Is for Sale

Update: Thursday, 3:18 p.m. The Globe reports that the Citgo sign itself is not part of the deal, but the building’s air rights are. A billboard company is […]