Category: MSNBC

Hypocrisy over Hillary? GOPers have email problems of their own

March 11th, 2015 in 2015, 2016 Presidential Election, College of Communication, MSNBC, Newsmakers, Tobe Berkovitz 0 comments
Tobe Berkovitz, College of Communication

While Hillary Clinton endures the continued fallout from the news that she used only a private e-mail system to conduct official business while she was secretary of state, several potential 2016 Republican presidential candidates are facing email and transparency issues of their own…

Expert quote:

“There’s a litany of Republicans who might also find themselves in this quagmire. It’s somewhat different than when you think of a Jeb Bush, a Bobby Jindal or a Rick Perry when the first thing that comes to mind isn’t necessarily what they are hiding.”

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Video shows ISIS destroying cultural sites

March 10th, 2015 in 2015, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Michael Danti, MSNBC, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Michael Danti, College of Arts & Sciences

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Is a quarantine legal?

October 31st, 2014 in 2014, Ebola, MSNBC, Newsmakers, School of Law, School of Public Health, Wendy Mariner 0 comments

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Wendy Mariner, School of Law, School of Public Health

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Benghazi coming back with a vengeance in September

September 1st, 2014 in 2014, College of Communication, Mitchell Zuckoff, MSNBC, Newsmakers 0 comments
Mitchell Zuckoff, College of Communication

After several mercifully Benghazi-free months, the 2012 attack on the diplomatic compound in Libya is about to be thrust back into the spotlight around its September 11 anniversary…

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How US doctors will treat the Ebola patient

August 3rd, 2014 in 2014, Ebola, MSNBC, Nahid Bhadelia, NEIDL, Newsmakers, School of Medicine 0 comments

Nahid Bhadelia, School of Medicine

Dr. Nahid Bhadelia talks to TJ Holmes about what doctors plan to do to treat the newly arrived Ebola patient in the United States, and what the procedure is when hospitals deal with such a dangerous pathogen…

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Father develops bionic pancreas to save son

June 29th, 2014 in 2014, College of Engineering, Edward Damiano, MSNBC, Newsmakers 0 comments

Edward Damiano, College of Engineering

Associate professor of Biomedical engineering at Boston University, Ed Damiano, explains the big idea behind Bionic Pancreas, a device he developed to ensure the health and safety of his son, who was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at just 11 months old…

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Sebelius survival guide

October 30th, 2013 in 2013, Austin Frakt, MSNBC, Newsmakers, School of Public Health 0 comments
Austin Frakt, School of Public Health

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius heads to Capitol Hill Wednesday—and Republicans are drooling…

Expert quote:

“I’d only extend open enrollment if the site’s problems extended into the new year, and then I’d extend it by the amount of the new year for which there were problems.”

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Is the way the US fights wars undemocratic?

September 26th, 2013 in 2013, Andrew Bacevich, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, MSNBC, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Andrew Bacevich, College of Arts & Sciences

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Starting a Tutoring Business and Teaching Entrepreneurship to Kids

September 23rd, 2012 in 2012, Beth Goldstein, MSNBC, Newsmakers, School of Management 0 comments

MSNBC “Your Business”
Beth Goldstein, School of Management

James Barrood, the executive director of the Rothman Institute of Entrepreneurial Studies at Fairleigh Dickinson University, and Beth Goldstein, the faculty director of Boston University’s online graduate certificate in entrepreneurship program, answer viewer questions about starting a tutoring business and the best way to teach entrepreneurship to children…

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Boston University Urban Business Accelerator

September 23rd, 2012 in 2012, MSNBC, Newsmakers, School of Management, Students in the News 0 comments

MSNBC “Your Business”
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With their college degrees in hand, thousands of recent graduates are trying to make it on main street…

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