Boston University News Releases


25th August, 2006
Racism May Increase Risk for Hypertension in Some Black Women Boston, MA — A subgroup of black women may be at higher risk for developing hypertension due to racism, say researchers at Boston University’s Slone Epidemiology Center. The findings, the first prospective examination of perceived experiences of racism in relation to the incidence of hypertension,...
22nd August, 2006
Boston University Metropolitan College Graduate Programs Earn Accreditation in Project Management (Boston) — Boston University today announced that its Metropolitan College (MET) has earned accreditation from the Project Management Institute (PMI) for three of its graduate programs. MET’s Master of Science in Project Management, Master of Science in Administrative Studies, and Master of Science...
17th August, 2006
John Hockenberry to Guest Host WBUR’S “On Point” (Boston) – John Hockenberry, a three-time Peabody Award recipient and four-time Emmy winner, will host WBUR’s nationally distributed news magazine and talk show “On Point” August 21-25, substituting for vacationing Tom Ashbrook, announced Sam Fleming, managing director of News & Programming.