Boston University News Releases


12th December, 2000
Local Resident Receives Prestigous Award (Boston, Mass.) — Dedham resident Kenneth Grundfast, MD, chairman of the department of otolaryngology at Boston University School of Medicine and chief of the department of otolaryngology at Boston Medical Center, was recently awarded the prestigious Sylvan E. Stool Award from the Society for Ear,...
4th December, 2000
Boston University Receives $1.75M Grant from Burroughs Wellcome Fund for New Neuroscience Program (Boston, Mass.) — The Burroughs Wellcome Fund, a North Carolina-based private foundation that supports advancement of the medical sciences, recently awarded $1.75 million to Boston University to support its new Program in Mathematical and Computational Neuroscience (PMCN) over the next five...
4th December, 2000
Nutrition Awareness Day EVENT: NUTRITION AWARENESS DAY SPONSORED BY: B.U. Food Service Company, Aramark MS/DI Nutrition students at Sargent College in Professor Joan Salge Blake's class DATE: Friday, December 8, 2000 TIME:11:00 AM to 1:00 PM LOCATIONS:Dining...
30th November, 2000
BU Presents "Objects of My Affections:" Photographs by Paul Cary Goldberg (Boston, Mass.) — Paul Cary Goldberg’s photographs, on view beginning November 30 at Boston University’s Sherman Gallery, depict the familiar objects of everyday life. Using a radically new photographic technique known as "Iris" or "Giclee," the photographic prints are made using state-of-the-art...
17th November, 2000
BU Center Marks 10th Anniversary of Supercomputing Center for Computational Science Symposium Explores 'Visions of the Future' (Boston, Mass.) — The Center for Computational Science at Boston University and scientists from around the world will celebrate the center's 10th anniversary-and the unveiling of its latest IBM Supercomputer-with a day-long symposium on Friday, November 17. The symposium will feature high-tech presentations...
2nd November, 2000
Massachusetts Can Afford Health Care For All (Boston, Mass.) — Estimating the cost of comprehensive health coverage for all Massachusetts residents, a detailed new study documents that basic health payment reforms would permit covering everyone while saving money. In the report, entitled Massachusetts Can Afford Health Care for All, researchers...
31st October, 2000
Jorge Martin's Comic Opera Tobermory WHAT: Jorge Martin's comic opera Tobermory WHEN: Friday, November 3, 2000 at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, November 4, 2000 at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, November 5, 2000 at 3:00 p.m. & 6:30 p.m. WHERE: Boston University Theatre Studio...
27th October, 2000
Six New Members Join Boston University Board of Trustees (Boston, Mass.) — The Boston University Board of Trustees elected six new members at its annual fall meeting last week. The new appointees join a 46-member Board of Trustees, which is the governing authority for the institution and is the principal policy-making body for the University....
26th October, 2000
Wrestling with Jacob: An Evening with Frederick Buechner WHAT: "Wrestling with Jacob: An Evening with Frederick Buechner" WHEN: Thursday, October 26, 2000 6:00 p.m. WHERE: Boston University School of Education 605 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 130, Boston, MA 02215
20th October, 2000
The Current Research Status on Female Sexual Function and Dysfunction (Boston, Mass.) — On Monday, October 23, Irwin Goldstein, MD, professor, department of urology, Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), will hold a press conference at 1:00 pm to discuss the current status of female sexual function and dysfunction research and to provide an overview of the...