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The Other 95%: The Unsecure Internet You Don’t Know About

June 17th, 2016 in News & Events

Boston University Provost Jean Morrison and honorary co-hosts the Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus hosted an illuminating panel discussion with leading researchers, policymakers, and government officials on the true breadth of Internet insecurity and what can (or can’t) be done to fix it.  Speakers:  Sharon Goldberg, Associate Professor of Computer Science, Boston University Joseph Hall, Chief Technologist, Center for Democracy & Technology… MORE

BU School of Public Health Turns 40

March 22nd, 2016 in News & Events

Four Decades Forward: BUSPH Regional Celebration in Washington, DC BU School of Public Health held a DC alumni reception on March 21.  Many were invited to network with alumni, enjoy food, and drink in celebration of the School’s 40th anniversary at the Army & Navy Club.  Find out more Read the BU Today story

Making Research Real with Boston University

March 1st, 2016 in News & Events

View photos of the panel discussion and reception Read the BU Today story Boston University President Robert A. Brown hosted a panel discussion about brain injuries, head trauma, and concussion – the science, national policy implications, and personal impact. The moderated discussion featured experts on brain injuries and concussion, each with a distinctive perspective: Dr…. MORE

You’re Invited…

October 19th, 2015 in News & Events

The BU Alumni Association held two Washington events in October: A Conversation with Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet (CAS ’79) on October 26 and a discussion of Mobile Money and Migrant Remittances on October 29.

Senate Aerospace Caucus Prototyping Reception

October 16th, 2015 in News & Events

BU joins the Senate Aerospace Caucus for a demonstration of the innovation pipeline on October 20.

Asian American Women’s Health

October 10th, 2015 in News & Events

Hyeouk “Chris” Hahm, School of Social Work (SSW) Professor at Boston University, discussed her research with White House and Congressional officials on October 9. Photo by Jennifer Grodsky. Hahm is a founder of SSW’s Asian American Women’s Health Initiative Project and its offshoot, a federally funded BU-based study called AWARE (Asian Women’s Action for Resilience and… MORE

Smart Cities

September 30th, 2015 in News & Events

Prof. Azer Bestavros of the Rafik B. Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science met with Congresswoman Katherine Clark (D-MA) about “smart cities” on September 29. Click to read more

Vice President Gloria Waters Participates in DC Media Roundtable

July 16th, 2015 in News & Events

All Things Research: Roundtable Discussion with University Senior Research Officers – July 15, 2015 Watch the video

Kevin Outterson Discusses Antibiotics Policy

June 19th, 2015 in News & Events

Professor Outterson speaks at June 18 Capitol Hill briefing on antimicrobials. Learn more

Bringing Boston to the Beltway

April 29th, 2015 in News & Events

BU President Robert A. Brown and Provost Jean Morrison visited Washington, DC, on April 28th to discuss the University’s priorities in research, student aid and international education with policymakers. They also hosted a reception on Capitol Hill for alumni and key stakeholders. President Brown held a number of meetings on Capitol Hill. He discussed high… MORE