波士顿公园绿道:散落都市的“翡翠项链”

文 | 易辉,新加坡国立大学 ▲ 波士顿公地俯瞰 https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Boston_common_aerial_view.jpg 公园应该属于人民;因而每一个常去公园的男人、女人和孩子都能说:“这是我的公园,我有权在这儿。” — 现代园林之父弗勒德里克·奥姆斯特德

南开小学妹来看我了!

赵锺英,双语网专栏作家 在哥伦比亚念研究生的南开小学妹靳蕾拿到签证回来继续上课了,我喜出望外,知道她平安到达波士顿!聪明能干的小学妹,我以为她是来哈佛大学念博士的,原来疫情中断了她的学习,回国上网课,现在回来继续去哥伦比亚完成她的研究生硕士毕业。

2021年世界互联网大会圆满落幕

9月28日,为期三天的2021年世界互联网大会乌镇峰会落下帷幕。当乌篷船依旧在桨声欸乃中浮动轻摇之时,乌镇——这个有着千年建镇史的水乡,与数字文明的精彩邂逅已经通过互联网这条信息高速公路传向远方。众多高新技术成果在这里集中展现,精妙的演讲和观点也在网络空间里随处可见。 智能巡检机器人、无人驾驶大巴、互联网超算中心、憨态可掬的网络名人机器牛……作为世界互联网大会的重要板块,“互联网之光”博览会聚焦全球数字技术前沿动态,集中展现了云计算、大数据、人工智能、区块链、网络安全等领域的新技术、新产品,以及经济、社会、政府等各领域各行业数字化改革的最新应用成果,吸引300余家中外知名企业和机构参展。

Public Citizen Applauds Fossil Free Finance Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Mondaire Jones (D-N.Y.), Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.), and Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) today introduced the Fossil Free Finance Act, which requires the Federal Reserve to regulate financial institutions’ contributions to the climate crisis. The impacts of climate change, along with the necessary transition to a clean energy economy, pose systemic risk to… Continue reading Public Citizen Applauds Fossil Free Finance Act

Dr. Zhenya Zhu is Remembered by MIT ERL Community

By MIT Earth Resources Lab, Feb. 19, 2021 Dr. Zhenya Zhu(October 10, 1945 – January 29, 2021), a beloved member of our ERL community for more than 30 years, recently passed away from complications during a medical procedure.  We are all deeply saddened by this unexpected news. Zhenya was a Research Scientist at ERL from… Continue reading Dr. Zhenya Zhu is Remembered by MIT ERL Community

1199SEIU Healthcare Workers Endorse Michelle Wu for Mayor of Boston

Boston, Sept. 23, 2021, – 1199SEIU United Healthcare workers proudly announced today their endorsement of Michelle Wu for Mayor of Boston at Grove Hall in Dorchester. Wu joined homecare workers at a personal protective equipment (PPE) drive after the announcement to lift up the priorities experiences of a workforce who have largely been invisible as… Continue reading 1199SEIU Healthcare Workers Endorse Michelle Wu for Mayor of Boston

SEIU工会1199分会背书吴弭担任波士顿市长

【波士顿双语网2021年9月23日讯】国际服务员工工会(SEIU)1199分会今天举行新闻发布会,宣布在今年11月2日的波士顿市长大选中,背书市议员吴弭(Michelle Wu),支持吴议员担任波士顿市长。吴弭议员感谢该工会的支持,并在发布会之后和大家一起给家庭护理工作者发放个人防护用品(PPE)。

MA National Guard Expands School Transportation Mission to Alleviate #DriverShortage

Boston, Sept. 17, 2021 — As part of its ongoing effort to support school-age children and their families, the Massachusetts National Guard will expand its school transportation mission to 5 additional communities. In response to requests for assistance by local government officials, the Guard will begin service in Brockton, Framingham, Holyoke, Quincy, and Woburn. This… Continue reading MA National Guard Expands School Transportation Mission to Alleviate #DriverShortage

Michelle Wu Advances to Boston Mayoral General Election on Nov 2

Sept. 14, 2021, Boston, — Michelle Wu declared victory Tuesday evening in the Preliminary Election of the Boston Mayor’s race, having brought together a citywide multigenerational, multicultural, multiracial coalition to fight for bold, urgent leadership for the city of Boston. The daughter of immigrants and a BPS mom, Wu ran on her track record of… Continue reading Michelle Wu Advances to Boston Mayoral General Election on Nov 2