Boston University News Releases


27th June, 2007
SSRI Antidepressants Do Not Pose Major Birth Defect Risk, Though Certain Ones May Have Modest Effects (Boston) - Researchers from Boston University’s Slone Epidemiology Center have found that certain selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) antidepressants do not appear to increase the risk for most kinds of birth defects. The findings, to be published in the June 28, issue of the New England...
25th June, 2007
Boston University College of Fine Arts Presents Boston University Tanglewood Institute Boston - The Boston University College of Fine Arts is proud to announce the 2007 season of the Boston University Tanglewood Institute (BUTI), presented by the BU School of Music. Since 1966 BUTI has welcomed a select group of gifted high school musicians to the Tanglewood grounds for a summer training...
21st June, 2007
Boston University's African Presidential Archives Arranges Return of Sacred African Artifacts (Boston) – In a rarity in the world of looted African art, a cache of sacred African artifacts is being voluntarily returned to the Kenyan government, thanks to the intercession of Boston University Professor Charles Stith, who previously served as a U.S. ambassador and now directs the university’s...
20th June, 2007
New Boston Medical Center Trustees Announced (Boston) – Boston Medical Center (BMC) recently appointed four new members to its board of trustees. The trustees will provide oversight, financial support and steer BMC's mission to serve the residents of Boston and the surrounding communities, as well as patients from throughout New England and...
18th June, 2007
Boston University Journalism Fellowship Deadline (Boston) — Applications are being accepted through August 31, 2007, for the Milena Jesensk&#-2106;ellowships for North American Journalists, sponsored by the Institute for Human Sciences at Boston University. The program will enable two U.S. or Canadian journalist to spend up to three...
11th June, 2007
University Advancement Veteran Steven Hall Appointed Associate Vice President for Alumni Relations at Boston University (Boston) — Steven A. Hall, a national leader in alumni relations and higher-education advancement, was named associate vice president for Alumni Relations at Boston University, announced Scott G. Nichols, BU’s vice president for Development and Alumni Relations. Hall, who has served...
4th June, 2007
Former Counter-Terrorism Czar Richard Clarke to Speak at Boston University Information Security Colloquium EVENT: The Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education (CISSE) WHO: Gregory Garcia; Richard A. Clarke WHEN: 3:30 and 4:15 p.m., respectively, Tuesday, June 5 WHERE: BU School of Management Auditorium 595 Commonwealth Ave, first floor (Boston)...