Menino Says BU Job Will Allow Him To Encourage Student Activism

November 13, 2013 2:32 PM
Menino Says BU Job Will Allow Him To Encourage Student Activism
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" BOSTON (CBS) — Boston Mayor Tom Menino spoke Wednesday from his future place of employment — Boston University, where he was introduced by the university president.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Carl Stevens reports

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At the packed news conference, Menino was introduced as the incoming co-leader of the newly created “Initiative For Cities At Boston University.”

Menino was asked why he chose Boston University rather than Harvard for his next job.

“Well, because I don’t have a passport to get to Cambridge,” Menino joked. But on a more serious note, Menino said he hopes the new center will help cities improve and inspire students "

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