Superbowl Snacks

January 17th, 2013 in 2013,, Joan Salge Blake, Newsmakers, Sargent College 0 comments

Joan Salge
Joan Salge Blake, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College

It’s getting to be that time again…

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Massachusetts innovators named to top inventors list

January 8th, 2013 in 2013, Barbara Gilchrest, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, College of Engineering,, James Collins, Mark Grinstaff, Newsmakers, RESEARCH @ BU, School of Medicine, Theodore Moustakas 0 comments
James Collins, College of Engineering
Barbara  Gilchrest, School of Medicine
Mark Grinstaff, College of Arts & Sciences
Theodore Moustakas, College of Engineering

Honored for their “exceptional achievements” in creating inventions that have made a “tangible impact on (the) quality of life,” 12 Massachusetts-based academic leaders have been added to a list of the 101 top scientists, innovators and leaders named as the 2012 Charter Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI)…

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Calling all angels not encouraging our worst instincts: Fiscal cliff

December 10th, 2012 in 2012, College of Communication,, Newsmakers, Tobe Berkovitz 0 comments

Tobe Berkovitz, College of Communication

Niall Stanage, from The Hill, provides a brilliant description of the Obama-Boehner situation this morning as “the leaders” embark on a new week of what may be anticipated as historical achievement, according to him…

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‘La Travitata’ closes the Fringe Festival with a mix of opera and theater

October 27th, 2012 in 2012, College of Fine Arts,, Newsmakers, William Lumpkin 0 comments
William Lumpkin, College of Fine Arts

Last night’s long awaited production of “La Traviata” concluded the 2012 Fall Fringe Festival with aplomb…

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A polyunsaturated oil mouth rinse may lower risk of gum disease

October 3rd, 2012 in 2012, Elizabeth Krall Kaye,, Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Newsmakers 0 comments
Elizabeth Krall Kaye, Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine

Does your dentist treat your gum disease with dietary fatty acid supplements such as fish oil yet?…

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Smart, rich people are thinner than others

August 9th, 2012 in 2012, Centers & Institutes in the News,, Newsmakers, Patricia Coogan, School of Public Health 0 comments
Patricia Coogan, School of Public Health, Slone Epidemiology Center

The key to achieving and maintaining a healthy weight isn’t about short-term dietary changes according to the CDC…

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An Informed Staff Enhances the Guest Experience

July 17th, 2012 in 2012, Christopher Muller,, Newsmakers, School of Hospitality Administration 0 comments

Christopher Muller, School of Hospitality Administration

We certainly expect more that “Hi guys, my name is Stormee (with two E’s), and I will be your server tonight”…

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Dr. Oz’s #1 “miracle in a bottle” raspberry ketones “flying off the shelves”

April 6th, 2012 in 2012,, Joan Salge Blake, Newsmakers, Sargent College 0 comments

Joan Salge Blake, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College

Ever since Dr. Oz described raspberry ketones as his #1 “miracle in a bottle” fat buster, the supplements have been “flying off the shelves,” reported ABC News on April 5…

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March in review: Thyroid cancer on the rise, raising autoimmune awareness

April 2nd, 2012 in 2012, Elizabeth Pearce,, Newsmakers, School of Medicine 0 comments
Elizabeth Pearce, School of Medicine

In an effort to raise awareness for autoimmune diseases (two of which directly affect the thyroid gland) the American Autoimmune Related Disease Association headed to Washington D.C. for a Congressional briefing on March 28…

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Your thyroid and you: Q&A with Dr. Elizabeth Pearce, part two

March 26th, 2012 in 2012, Elizabeth Pearce,, Newsmakers, School of Medicine 0 comments
Elizabeth Peace, School of Medicine

An Associate Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine, Dr. Elizabeth Pearce recently took some time from her work at Boston University School of Medicine to talk more about our thyroid health, and to discuss some of her current interests in this area of medicine…

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