Civil rights activist Shaun King to attend panel at BU

Next Wednesday, September 28th, Boston University Students for Justice in Palastine and Umoja BU will hold a four-person panel and Q&A with writer and civil rights activist, Shaun King. If you follow Shaun King on Twitter, you know he consistently and unapologetically supports the Black Lives Matter movement and has written about his own experiences for the New… Read More Civil rights activist Shaun King to attend panel at BU

BREAKING: BU’s ‘Mystery Guest’ has been revealed

Look no further, terriers, the ‘Mystery Guest’ set to perform at Metcalf Hall Friday the 9th is none other than Hannibal Buress. Last year, Parks and Recreation’s Retta had us doubled over laughing with a stand-up comedy routine, and now it’s Hannibal Buress’ turn. Buress has appeared on and written for: Saturday Night Live, The… Read More BREAKING: BU’s ‘Mystery Guest’ has been revealed

Sexual assault survivors at BU are ‘not going to stop yelling’

On Friday, April 8th, a little over 20 people gathered on the BU Beach to take back the night. If anyone saw these mysterious blue feet stencils near FitRec on Wednesday, this is why. The rally started off with warm welcome from the members of BU’s Feminist Collective (FEMCO). The event was separated into three parts:… Read More Sexual assault survivors at BU are ‘not going to stop yelling’

Professional soccer player Brandi Chastain to donate her brain to BU

From shooting the winning goal in the 1999 World Cup final, to proudly helping with very important brain trauma research. Brandi Chastain, retired professional soccer player, agreed in an interview with The New York Times that she would donate her brain to researchers at Boston University. Chastain played soccer professionally for about 40 years, and in… Read More Professional soccer player Brandi Chastain to donate her brain to BU

Alum and Spotlight team member Mike Rezendes spoke at BU last night

Tuesday night, Boston University’s Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center’s ‘Friends Speaking Series’ hosted Michael Rezendes at Metcalf Ballroom. For anyone who watched the movie Spotlight, you’ll know why this is a big deal. Michael Rezendes graduated from Boston University, sum laude, with an English degree from CAS in 1978.   With this English degree, he said he, “Learned… Read More Alum and Spotlight team member Mike Rezendes spoke at BU last night