Boston University News Releases


29th August, 2000
The Future Of Light: The 4th Annual Symposium on Emerging Business Opportunities in Photonics (Boston, Mass.) — Preview the companies and technologies that are changing the way we live, work, and do business at The 4th Annual Symposium on Emerging Business Opportunities in Photonics at the Boston University Photonics Center, on Thursday, October 12, 2000. Throughout the day,...
24th August, 2000
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Awards Boston University School of Medicine $300,000 for Early Childhood Literacygrant to Support Reach Out and Read (Boston, Mass.) — Boston, MA - Boston University School of Medicine recently received a $300,000 grant from The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation for the continued support of Reach Out and Read (ROR)-a national literacy program. The funds will be used to help expand ROR and to train pediatricians...
21st August, 2000
Dance Showcase at Boston University Work by Ramelle Adams, Christine Bennett, David Connolly, Margot Parsons, Brian Perry, Micki Taylor-pinney, Idy Codington and Bob Thomas Of Kamikaze Jitterbugs is Featured (Boston, Mass.) — The Dance Program at Boston University will present "Dance Showcase," on September 29-30. This program of work by choreographers and performers in a variety of dance styles includes several premieres with original music. Margot Parsons’ duet for Cynthia Fee and Courtney...
16th August, 2000
Alzheimer Investigator Joins Boston University School of Medicine (Boston, Mass.) — Robert C. Green, MD, MPH, was recently recruited to the Genetics Program and Alzheimer's Diseases Center at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM). Green, an associate professor of neurology at the School, has also been appointed as the director of the clinical core of Boston...
11th August, 2000
Summer Program Puts High School Students in Studio and Spotlight From the August 11, 2000 BU Bridge Summer program puts high school students in studio and spotlight By Eric McHenry It’s an oppressively wet and muggy Wednesday, but a bunch of teenagers in a COM television studio have found a way to have fun with the weather. Ray...
9th August, 2000
Ann Tracy Montero: Deep End of the Gene Pool at Boston University's Sherman Gallery (Boston, Mass.) — This exhibition of Ann Tracy Montero's lushly painted installation pieces takes off from recent developments in genetics and visits she made with scientists working on the Human Genome Project. "The rest of the content," she writes, "is my own code, the code of this body of work,...
9th August, 2000
Of Battle and Beauty: Felice Beato's Photographs of China at the Boston University Art Gallery (Boston, Mass.) — This extraordinary series of images, photographed in 1860 during the Second Opium War, was made by Felice Beato, a commercial photographer who accompanied the British and French forces fighting in China over period of eight months. They are among the earliest photographs...
9th August, 2000
Ulrich Mack: Island People At Boston University's 808 Gallery (Boston, Mass.) — In 1968, photographer Ulrich Mack documented poet Sidgfried Lenz on Pellworm Island, off the coast of Germany, as part of a series for the German magazine, Stern. In 1978 he returned to Pellworm to create a group of photographs of the island's people. In...
7th August, 2000
BU School of Management Announces Partnership with Dong Hua University in China Contact: Dennis O’Connor, Peter Arnold Associates, 781-239-1030; dennis@parnold.com (Shanghai, People's Republic of China and Boston, Mass.)— The School of Management at Boston University announced todaythe establishment of a unique International Management Program (IMP)in partnership...