Category: Alumni

These 3 Boston University Alumni are Giving Health Care a Voice

November 14th, 2013 in 2013, Alumni, BostInno, BU in the News, Feature, Newsmakers 0 comments

BostInno

To put it simply: Nick Dougherty, Eric Hsiao and Gregory Zoeller always knew they wanted to change the world. Or, at least have a meaningful impact…

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BU grads find each other on set of ‘Vegas’

August 24th, 2012 in 2012, Alumni, Boston Globe, College of Fine Arts, Newsmakers 0 comments

Boston Globe
College of Fine Arts

Local guy Michael Chiklis isn’t the only Boston University grad involved with the show “Vegas,” which stars Dennis Quaid and premieres this fall on CBS…

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Travis Roy: Hopes For His Recovery From Quadriplegia Have Dimmed

April 4th, 2012 in 2012, Alumni, Newsmakers, WBUR 0 comments

WBUR
BU alum Travis Roy

It’s been more than 16 years since Travis Roy, then a 20-year-old freshman, stepped onto the ice for his first-ever Boston University hockey game and was carried off a quadriplegic…

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SEC cop says scammers often top feds in tech

February 9th, 2012 in 2012, Alumni, Boston Herald, Centers & Institutes in the News, Newsmakers, School of Law 0 comments

Boston Herald
School of Law, Center for Finance, Law, & Policy

The SEC has thrown its crime-fighting efforts into high gear following the Bernard Madoff scandal — but is often outgunned tech-wise in today’s wired world, a top securities cop says…

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SEC’s Hawke warns the young on insider trading

February 8th, 2012 in 2012, Alumni, Centers & Institutes in the News, Newsmakers, Reuters, School of Law 0 comments

Reuters
School of Law, Center for Finance, Law, & Policy

Recent insider-trading prosecutions should serve as a warning to financial professionals too young to recall the crackdowns during the Reagan Era, a top Securities and Exchange Commission official said on Wednesday…

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A Behind The Scenes Peek At The Making Of ‘Mad Men’

February 3rd, 2012 in 2012, Alumni, College of Communication, Newsmakers, WBUR 0 comments

WBUR “Radio Boston”
Jennifer Getzinger, College of Communication, BU alum

Fans of the show “Mad Men” know that the AMC series never fails to pack a punch…

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Kyrie Irving’s winner makes dad proud

January 30th, 2012 in 2012, Alumni, Athletics, Boston Globe, Newsmakers 0 comments

Boston Globe
Drederick Irving, BU alum, Athletics

He finished off the Celtics with a spinning, turning layup, a big shot usually reserved for superstars, not upstart rookies…

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