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2009-04-09 15:48:00

NEW YORK, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Stream57, the leading provider of fully customizable webcasting and streaming media communications, is pleased to have teamed up with WGBH, the largest producer of PBS prime-time programming and a pioneer in education multimedia, to stream the live television and radio program Project Dropout to a large online audience. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090325/NY88768LOGO ) On Tuesday, April 7 at 6pm EDT, Stream57 webcasted WGBH and WBUR 90.9's...

2009-04-06 20:18:28

Boston University has hired Patrick Chambers as its new men's head basketball coach, the school said Monday. Chambers, 37, was Jay Wright's associate head coach with Villanova this season, helping lead the Wildcats to the Final Four.

2009-03-13 17:00:00

BOSTON, March 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following release is being issued by Boston University: WBUR, 90.9 FM, Boston's NPR news station, interviewed Bernard Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos today, the first media outlet to discuss the multi-billion dollar Ponzi scheme with the financial analyst since Madoff pleaded guilty and was sent to jail pending sentencing.

2009-03-11 04:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, England, BOSTON and STOCKHOLM, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- - Cambridge University Press Founded by Henry VIII in High-Tech Internet Publishing Deal With Boston University and Swedish TransLegal Cambridge University Press, the Boston University School of Law and the Swedish language company, TransLegal, have launched the world's first online language training for the global legal community.

2009-02-26 09:07:00

New research reveals a sophisticated brain mechanism that is critical for filtering out irrelevant signals during demanding cognitive tasks.

2009-02-25 11:23:17

An engineered metamaterial proved it can function as a state-of-the-art device in the complex terahertz range of the electromagnetic spectrum, setting a standard of performance for modulating tiny waves of radiation,

2009-02-24 15:27:00

March 3-10, 2009 NEW YORK, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Boston University College of Fine Arts (CFA) is pleased to present the second annual InCite Arts Festival, "InCite 2009: Art Never Backs Down," taking place March 3-10 in New York City.

2009-01-29 11:27:00

-- Expansion of Digital Production Suite and partnership with CDIA are two latest moves to capitalize on MDB's growing expertise in online and social media -- WASHINGTON, Jan.

2009-01-26 12:04:00

29th Among U.S. Business Schools BOSTON, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Financial Times' 2009 annual ranking of graduate business schools has rated Boston University School of Management among the top thirty MBA programs in the United States, up 20 spots from last year's ranking.

2008-12-13 21:57:29

Luke Harangody had 23 points, 15 rebounds and five assists Saturday to pace 13th-ranked Notre Dame to a 74-67 win over Boston University. Kyle McAlarney made four three-pointers while scoring 16 points for the Fighting Irish (7-2), who got their 41st straight home victory. Corey Lowe hit four from long range and scored 19 points for Boston University (5-4).

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