Monthly Archives: April 2011

Getting to know the Howard Thurman Center

We spotted this video on the Howard Thurman Center’s Culture Shock blog. Learn a bit more about the HTC’s mission and culture, and meet some of the people who call it home. Want to learn more? Visit their website, or reach out to the Center’s Assistant Director, Raul Fernandez, via e-mail or on Twitter.

Dean of Students’ “Green Team” recruiting for April 2011

The Boston University Dean of Students office is teaming up with the Boston Red Sox for another year with the Green Team — collecting recyclables between innings to help with sustainability efforts at Fenway. Learn more about the BU Green Team on the Dean of Students website. Photo courtesy Susan Lebovits.

Just in time for baseball season: BU professor’s new book chronicles when the Red Sox ruled

As the new Major League Baseball season gets underway, Thomas Whalen, associate professor of social science at Boston University, talks about his new book, When the Red Sox Ruled: Baseball’s First Dynasty 1912 – 1918 (Rowman & Littlefield Publishing, Inc.).  The book, which highlights such iconic players as Babe Ruth, Tris Speaker, Harry Hooper, “Smokey” Joe Wood […]