Boston University News Releases


29th October, 2008
Boston University Academy Science Team Places First in Western Suburban Science League (Boston) – The Boston University Academy Science Team placed first in the Western Suburban Science League’s opening meet of the school year. On October 16, the team competed in four contests against 15 schools at Acton-Boxborough Regional High School. Contest subjects included physics, rocket launching,...
28th October, 2008
Boston University School of Education Professor Inducted into Collegiate Athletic Hall of Fame (Boston) – Boston University School of Education Clinical Assistant Professor Amy Baltzell was recently inducted into the Wesleyan University Athletic Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony was held on Friday, October 17, 2008 as part of Wesleyan’s annual Homecoming/Parent’s Weekend. “I...
23rd October, 2008
Boston Medical Center Appoints New Primary Care Physician (Boston)–Boston resident Judith Tsui, MD, MPH, has been appointed to the position of primary care physician in the Department of General Internal Medicine at Boston Medical Center (BMC). Tsui received her medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine and completed her...
22nd October, 2008
New Medical Director of Infectious Diseases Appointed to BMC (Boston) - Back Bay resident Mettassebia Kanno, MD, has been appointed to the position of medical director of the Center for Infectious Diseases at Boston Medical Center (BMC). Kanno received her medical degree at Addis Ababa University in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She completed...
17th October, 2008
Shipley Foundation Donates $3 Million to Boston University (Boston) – The Shipley Foundation will donate $3 million to Boston University’s School of Management, $2.5 million of which will establish a permanently endowed professorship for a faculty member considered an outstanding contemporary business intellectual with a proven record of superior...
10th October, 2008
BMC Receives $5.8 Million Grant to Fund Pepper Center; One of 11 Nationwide (Boston)— Boston Medical Center (BMC) has received a $5,807,469 grant over five years from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) to fund the Boston Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center. BMC’s Pepper Center is one of only 11 Pepper Centers in the country. The Claude...
9th October, 2008
New Cardiologist Appointed To Boston Medical Center, Boston University School Of Medicine (Boston)-Newton resident Jacob Joseph, MBBS, MD, FACC, has been appointed to the position of cardiologist in the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at Boston Medical Center (BMC), and an associate professor of medicine at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM). Joseph received...
8th October, 2008
$14.5 Million Grant Will Fund Dental Disparities Research (Boston) – Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine (BUGSDM) has received a $14.5 million grant—the largest award in the School’s history and among the 10 largest at Boston University Medical Campus—to fund the Center for Research to Evaluate and Eliminate Dental Disparities (CREEDD)...
6th October, 2008
Boston University Partners in NSF Challenge to Create Next Generation Wireless Network Using Visible Light (BOSTON) Oct. 6, 2008 -- Boston University’s College of Engineering is a partner launching a major program, under a National Science Foundation grant, to develop the next generation of wireless communications technology based on visible light instead of radio waves. Researchers expect to piggyback...
3rd October, 2008
Award Winning Author and Professor Andrew Bacevich to Speak at Boston University (Boston) — The Friends of the Libraries at Boston University, together with the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center (HGARC), will host an evening with acclaimed author and professor, Andrew J. Bacevich beginning at 5:30 PM on Tuesday, October 7. The event is part of the “Ready to Vote” speaker...
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