Category: Education

Boston University Professor Recognized for Dissertation Work

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University School of Education (SED) Assistant Professor Scott Seider was recently named the recipient of the 2010 Kuhmerker Dissertation Award. The Association for Moral Education (AME) awards the honor annually for exceptional doctorial dissertations that pertain to moral education, development or understanding. Awardees are recognized for […]

Boston University School of Visual Arts MFA Student Exhibitions 2010

Contact: Ellen Carr, 617-353-8783 | emcarr@bu.eduContact: Jean Connaughton, 617-353-7293 | jeanconn@bu.edu (Boston, MA) – The Boston University College of Fine Arts announces its 2010 graduate student exhibitions, presenting the work of students receiving their Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degrees from the School of Visual Arts this spring. On April 16, the MFA Graphic Design […]

Contemporary Perspectives Lecture Series: Kerry James Marshall

Contact: Ellen Carr, 617-353-8783 | emcarr@bu.eduContact: Jean Connaughton, 617-353-7293 | jeanconn@bu.edu Boston, MA – The Boston University School of Visual Arts at the College of Fine Arts is pleased to present sculptor and artist Kerry James Marshall as the final visiting artist in the fourth season of the Contemporary Perspectives Lecture Series on Thursday, April […]

Dr. George Huang appointed as the Herbert Schilder Chair in Endodontics and Director of the Postdoctoral Program in Endodontics at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine

Contact: Jackie Rubin, 617/638-4892 | jackier@bu.edu (Boston) – Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter announced today that Dr. George Huang has accepted an appointment as the Herbert Schilder Chair in Endodontics and Director of the Postdoctoral Program in Endodontics at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). Dr. Huang will assume his duties on […]

Dr. Leslie Anne Will appointed as the Anthony A. Gianelly Chair in Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics and Director of the Postdoctoral Program in Orthodontics at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine

Contact: Jackie Rubin, 617/638-4892 | jackier@bu.edu (Boston) – Dean Jeffrey W. Hutter announced today that Dr. Leslie Anne Will has accepted an appointment as the Anthony A. Gianelly Chair in Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics and Director of the Postdoctoral Program in Orthodontics at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM). Dr. Will […]

Metropolitan College Offers Accelerated Summer Certificate Programs for Recent College Graduates

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University’s Metropolitan College (MET) now offers four new Accelerated Summer Certificate Programs available through the university’s Center for Professional Education. The courses are stepped-up versions of the traditional programs, allowing students to earn a certificate after five intensive weeks of coursework during the summer. Program topics […]

Boston University Awards Over $5.2 million in full scholarships as Unique Program Nears $130M Mark

Contact: Richard Taffe, 617-353-4626 | rtaffe@bu.edu (Boston) — Boston University’s Boston High School Scholarship Program — America’s largest and longest-running scholarship program for urban public high school students — has presented 20 recent graduates of Boston public high schools a total of more than $5.2 million worth of four-year, full-tuition scholarships. Since being created in […]

Professor Farouk El-Baz to be honored by American University of Beirut

Contact: Ronald Rosenberg, 617-358-1240 | ronrosen@bu.edu (Boston) — American University of Beirut will honor Boston University professor Farouk El-Baz with a Doctor of Science degree for his outstanding contributions to geology and a better understanding of the Earth and its environment. The recognition will occur on June 27, 2009 as part of the university’s commencement […]

Boston University to Award Full-Tuition Medeiros Scholarships to 10 Archdiocesan High School Graduates

Contact: Tom Testa, 617/353-2240 | ttesta@bu.edu (Boston) — Ten students from among the graduating seniors of the parochial high schools in the Archdiocese of Boston will receive four-year, full-tuition scholarships to Boston University through the Cardinal Medeiros Scholarship Program at a June 1 ceremony at BU’s George Sherman Union, beginning at 7 p.m. Cardinal Sean […]