News Releases of 2011


December 2011

Dec. 8 - BU sets fall 2011 commencement ceremonies

November 2011

Nov. 30 - BU Trustees OK new applied science program
Nov. 28 - Guitar Ensemble presents stylistic show
Nov. 23 - BU colloquium features student presentations on East Asia
Nov. 23 - Student artists present the Fall Senior Exit Show at BU
Nov. 21 - The State Ballet Theatre of Russia brings holiday cheer to BU
Nov. 18 - BU ensembles present “Carols by Candlelight”
Nov. 9 - Economics expert Dominick Salvatore to speak at BU
Nov. 8 - BU’s Wind Ensemble to present concert
Nov. 4 - BU students say ‘yes’ to Noh in collaborative project
Nov. 4 - Alumnus and Middle East expert to speak at BU
Nov. 4 - BU’s Gospel Choir presents Holiday Sing
Nov. 2 - BU professor gives lecture on Muslim Integration
Nov. 1 - Bloomsburg University-Community Orchestra to present fall concert

October 2011

Oct. 31 - BU’s Percussion Ensemble performs concert
Oct. 31 - BU hosts lecture on bullying
Oct. 28 - Poetry jumps off the page and onto the stage at BU
Oct. 26 - BU welcomes students’ parents and families
Oct. 25 - Expert speaks at BU on Arab, Israeli conflict
Oct. 24 - Renowned scholar to discuss prison art
Oct. 21 - ‘Coach’ scores points for Celebrity Artist Series
Oct. 20 - BU Chamber Orchestra presents fall concert
Oct. 20 - BU’s Spanish club hosts ’Caribbean Breeze’
Oct. 20 - Artist blurs definition of reality in BU exhibit
Oct. 19 - BU faculty to present concert downtown
Oct. 19 - BU hosts eighth annual Bocce Bash
Oct. 14 - Quest offers wilderness first aid course at BU
Oct. 14 - BU hosts breast cancer 5K walk/run
Oct. 13 - Scholar and political adviser to speak about Middle East at BU
Oct. 11 - BU program celebrates Latino success
Oct. 4 - BU ensembles perform tunes of the fall
Oct. 4 - BU professor to speak on interrogation and terrorism abroad
Oct. 4 - BU thanks students for giving back on National Student Day

September 2011

Sept. 30 - Rock Out at BU’s 2011 Homecoming
Sept. 29 - BU alumni to share professional experiences with students
Sept. 29 - BU hosts toy give-away for flood victims
Sept. 19 - Josh Blue Brings Laughs to BU
Sept. 13 - U.S. News’ ranking lists BU among the best
Sept. 4 - BU Farmers Market returns
Sept. 3 - BU offers free GRE preparation program
Sept. 2 - BU screens 'Voices Unveiled'
Sept. 1 - Fire protection service contract forged

August 2011

Aug. 31 - BU program takes on racism with humor
Aug. 29 - BU Players present 'Proof'
Aug. 19 - BU alum Jimmi Simpson shares acting insights
Aug. 19 - New student trustee joins council
Aug. 17 - CGA president encourages student involvement
Aug. 10 - Students earn 80 academic scholarships
Aug. 5 - BU alumni art on display

July 2011

July 31 - BU offers new cardiac rehabilitation program
July 27 - Catholic Campus Ministry welcomes new priest
July 21 - Alumni group performs "The Butler Did It"
July 13 - TRiO Upward to light up the stage

June 2011

June 30 - TRiO Upward Bound students provide community service
June 28 - TRiO Upward Bound moves in
June 20 - BU makes President's Honor Roll for community service
June 8 - BU Trustees OK buildings and grounds
June 2 - BU hosts global interdisciplinary conference

May 2011

May 23 - James Brown returns to BU as dean
May 20 - Faculty team wins distance learning award
May 19 - BU names vice president for student affairs
May 9 - Two of BU's publications among the best
May 2 - Landmark gift establishes business institute

April 2011

April 26 - BU to host summer math and science camps
April 23 - More than 1,000 students to graduate
April 22 - Community Orchestra performs at Symphony Ball
April 21 - Anonymous gift benefits GASI, based at BU
April 20 - BU offers academic credits for BTE’s Noh Training Project
April 19 - Jazz vibraphonist Stefon Harris and Blackout to perform
April 18 - BU celebrates Earth Day across campus
April 14 - Register for a Quest Summer Adventure
April 12 - Philadelphia bank executive to speak at BU
April 11 - BU Players present ‘Anton in Show Business’
April 8 - ICS lecture focuses on black labor movement
April 1 - Wiz Khalifa and Mac Miller perform at BU

March 2011

March 30 - Driving distractions focus of BU symposium
March 29 - Wearable art and theater takes over campus
March 28 - Five honored with BU Alumni Awards
March 27 - Tony Award-winning musical comes to BU
March 26 - Empty Bowls to benefit local Food Cupboard
March 25 - ‘The True Cost of Coal’ presented at BU
March 24 - BU names ‘Joe Rado Lobby’ in donor’s honor
March 23 - BU hosts Alumni Weekend
March 22 - BU sheds light on Middle East through film
March 21 - Percussion ensemble presents spring concert
March 20 - Student volunteers give back to Bloomsburg
March 19 - Pulitzer-winning journalist to speak at BU
March 18 - Student vets and GI Bill topic of BU lecture
March 17 - Quest offers wilderness first aid course
March 16 - Orchestra to perform ‘The Planets’
March 11 - Rioult Dance Company brings modern dance
March 10 - Chamber Orchestra presents free concert
March 8 - Roe v. Wade case winner comes to campus
March 7 - Psychology Association panel looks at brain
March 1 - Fundraiser benefits LGBTA Resource Center

February 2011

Feb. 28 - Russian professor to lecture on campus
Feb. 25 - Professor speaks on ‘Shakespeare in Japan’
Feb. 24 - Trustees approve room and board increase
Feb. 23 - Pulitzer Prize-winning author visits BU
Feb. 22 - Hot 8 Brass Band brings Mardi Gras to BU
Feb. 17 - International lecturer to visit BU
Feb. 16 - Daylong awareness event held at BU
Feb. 15 - ICS lecture focuses on movie portrayals
Feb. 14 - Lessons learned in New Zealand and Jordan
Feb. 11 - Artist's 'Order and Chaos' on display at BU
Feb. 10 - BU Players present musical comedy
Feb. 8 - DRUMLine Live brings the beat BU
Feb. 3 - Student group offers tax-filing help

January 2011

Jan. 28 - Lecture series begins spring edition
Jan. 27 - Dog sleds highlight Quest’s winter festival
Jan. 26 - Music majors ready for Student Honors Recital
Jan. 25 - Walnut Street Theatre comes to BU
Jan. 24 - Legal scholar gives racial justice lecture at BU
Jan. 20 - Boiler saves money, reduces emissions
Jan. 19 - Learning by playing: BU launches toy library
Jan. 7 - BU Players to perform in national festival
Jan. 5 - BU makes Kiplinger’s Top 100