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MET Faculty and Leaders Host Global Gathering on Computer Science Education

June 9th, 2015 in Computer Science and Information Technology, Conferences, Events, MET News, Programs.

 MET Faculty and Leaders Host Global Gathering on Computer Science Education

The Charles River Campus was the site for the eleventh annual International Conference on Computer Science and Education in Computer Science, which ran from June 4 to 7 and was co-sponsored by BU. Metropolitan College’s deans and Computer Science faculty were well-represented on the program and in the planning.

See the agenda and other details >>

Source: CSECS.org 06.15

From Grade-School Artist to CNN Hero

June 9th, 2015 in Alumni News, Arts Administration, MET News, Programs.

 From Grade-School Artist to CNN Hero

At age 7, Adash Alphons (MET’13) was tossed out of school for doodling in class. Today, this graduate of BU’s Arts Administration master’s program is founder and executive director of the renowned ProjectArt—and a CNN Hero.

Brighten your day with a look at Alphons’ inspiring story >>

Source: CNN.com 05.28.15

U.S. News Ranks MET Online Programs among Best for Vets

June 4th, 2015 in Announcements, Featured News Post, MET News.

U.S. News Ranks MET Online Programs among Best for Vets

U.S. News & World Report has named several Metropolitan College online graduate programs among the top choices for military veterans and active service members. BU’s top performers and their category rankings: Master of Criminal Justice (#2), Master of Science in Computer Information Systems (#3), and the master’s degree programs in management (#7).

Learn about the rankings >>

Source: USNews.com 05.19.15

Dr. William Chambers Quoted in CardHub Study

June 1st, 2015 in Administrative Sciences, Bill Chambers, Faculty News, MET News, Programs.

Dr. William Chambers Quoted in CardHub Study

Associate Professor of the Practice of Administrative Sciences William Chambers was quoted in “FICO Score: Range, What’s Good & Free Options,” CardHub’s credit score study. CardHub.com 05.2015

Read Dr. Chambers’ comments in “Ask the Experts” >>

Dr. Stephen Leybourne Appointed to Journal Editorial Board

May 27th, 2015 in Faculty News, MET News, Steve Leybourne.

Dr. Stephen Leybourne Appointed to Journal Editorial Board

Assistant Professor of Administrative Sciences Stephen Leybourne was appointed to the editorial board of the Journal of Organizational Project Management. UTS Press 05.2015

Read the official announcement >>