Statement from BU President

April 16, 2013 Dear Friends, I write to you with great sadness to inform you that one of the fatalities in yesterday’s bombing near the finish line of the Boston Marathon has been identified as a Boston University graduate student. In addition, as I reported to you yesterday, another Boston

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Video: BU Students React

Boston University students share stories of their experiences on the day that tragedy struck the city.

Spirit of Marathon Reflected in Willingness to Help

Many people have already written about how the Boston Marathon represents something more than a race. It serves as the one day where people around not just Boston, but the world, come to a 26.2-mile area and show support.

Copley Residents, Workers Face Tighter Security, Closed Offices

In the moments and hours following the explosions at the 117th Boston Marathon on Monday afternoon that threw Boylston Street into chaos, people who live and work in the surrounding buildings were faced with confusion, disorientation and ultimately, evacuations.