Category: Arts

Dentist, Poet to Inspire BU Dental Grads with Commencement Address

Contact: Jackie Rubin, 617/638-4892 | jackier@bu.edu (Boston) – Dr. Daniel Thomas Moran will deliver the keynote address at the 2011 Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) Convocation on Friday, May 20 at the Boston University Walter Brown Arena. Clinical Assistant Professor of General Dentistry Dr. Daniel Thomas Moran joined Boston University […]

Acclaimed Writer Walter Mosley to Speak at Boston University

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – The Friends of the Libraries at Boston University will host an evening with celebrated writer Walter Mosley. Mosley is the author of more than 34 critically acclaimed books, including the bestselling mystery series featuring Easy Rawlins and Devil in the Blue Dress, which was adapted as a […]

Boston University to Host 2011 Annual Meeting of the Nursing Archives Associates

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – The Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center and the Nursing Archives Associates at Boston University will host their 2011 Annual Meeting on Monday, May 2. The guest speaker will be Terry Fulmer, PhD, RN, FAAN, the Erline Perkins McGriff Professor and Dean of the College of Nursing at […]

Boston University Academy to Host Culinary Tasting Event & Auction, A Taste of BUA

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University Academy (BUA) will hold its 12th annual benefit auction A Taste of BUA at 6:30 PM on Friday, April 8, 2011. The event will be hosted by NECN’s TV Diner personality, Billy Costa, and will include both live and silent auctions. Guests will enjoy tastings […]

The Boston University Art Gallery Appoints New Director and Chief Curator

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – The Boston University Art Gallery (BUAG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kate McNamara to the role of Director and Chief Curator. McNamara comes to BUAG with an extensive background in curation and instruction both in New York and Western Massachusetts. She will fill the position […]

Boston University to Host Robert Pinsky for Poetry Reading

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University’s Creative Writing Program, one of the oldest writing programs in the country, is hosting famed poet and Boston University Professor of Poetry Robert Pinsky for a reading from his newest book Selected Poems. Pinsky was formerly a United States Poet Laureate and has written nineteen […]

South Africa’s Caversham Press to be highlighted at Boston University

Contact: Jean Connaughton, 617-353-7293 | jeanconn@bu.eduContact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – The Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Visual Arts and the Boston University Art Gallery will exhibit 170 works by South African artists in two major exhibitions celebrating The Caversham Press. Running February 8 through March 27 at the 808 […]

Boston University to Host Academy Award Winner Geena Davis

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – The Friends of the Libraries at Boston University will host Academy Award-winning actor Geena Davis for a reception and lecture on Tuesday, November 30 at 6:00 PM in Metcalf Hall. Davis will reflect on her career and discuss the work of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender […]

Boston University to Honor Georgia Congressman John Lewis and Civil Rights Activist Diane Nash

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – The Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center at Boston University will host Congressman John Lewis (Fifth District, Georgia) for their annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Leadership Lecture. Congressman Lewis is best known for his contributions to the Civil Rights Movement during the 1960’s and his work as a […]