Saida Grundy, an incoming sociology professor at Boston University, says she regrets several tweets she posted about race over the last few months, saying she spoke about some issues “indelicately.”
The former student claims the investigation into the alleged sexual misconduct deprived him of due process and the disciplinary warning jeopardizes his future goals.
More than 120 students, faculty and staff opposed to the planned layoffs of 20 to 35 Tufts University janitors held a protest on campus Friday afternoon, alongside several students who are on a hunger strike.
Meehan, who said parents and students want the “full experience” of living on campus, is differing on priorities from Gov. Charlie Baker. Baker said he wants Meehan to consider creating more three-year programs and opportunities for online education.
Gov. Charlie Baker is telling the next president of the University of Massachusetts, Marty Meehan, that he wants the school to develop a way for students to graduate in three years.
Marty Meehan was chosen as the new president of the University of Massachusetts five-campus system Friday in a unanimous vote by the system’s board of trustees.
Some 35 janitors are expected to lose their jobs at the end of next month. Tufts police arrested five students and an older man as protesters sat down on College Avenue.
Several gay rights advocates with ties to Massachusetts joined the protests in Washington as the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in the fight over legalizing same-sex marriage.
At Kenmore Square on Marathon Monday, the line of spectators was only one person deep. But WBUR’s Fred Thys found lots of enthusiasm.
Mayor Walsh declared April 15 One Boston Day, intending it to be a day for Bostonians to show the resiliency and generosity people showed on the day of the bombing. The acts of kindness took many forms.
From the funeral of cardiac surgeon Dr. Michael J. Davidson, who was shot to death this week at a Boston hospital: “Surgeons are not known for their bedside manner, but Michael had it in spades,” Terri Halperin, Dr. Davidson’s widow, said during the service. “That’s why the fact that a patient’s family member would take Michael away from us makes it all the more devastating.”
My brother first developed symptoms when he was 15, and found that he could no longer run as fast as his high school soccer teammates. Since the age of 43, he has been confined to a wheelchair or scooter, unable to walk or stand.
With the new George Clooney film out, we bring back a 1998 interview with one of the real Monuments Men.