Boston University Graduate and Instructor Win U.K. Fulbright Awards

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Boston University Graduate and Instructor Win U.K. Fulbright Awards

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) — Two members of the Boston University community were awarded prestigious U.K. Fulbright Fellowships by the US-UK Fulbright Commission. Julie Ackerman, who graduated summa cum laude in May 2007, was awarded a Fulbright U.K. Postgraduate Student scholarship to study in the United Kingdom. As a Fulbright Fellow, Ackerman […]

Friendly Competition among Area Dental Schools to Educate about Oral Cancer

Contact: Jackie Rubin, 617/638-4892 | jackier@bu.edu (Boston) – Mention cancer and most people think breast, lung, or prostate. But the less talked about oral cancer kills nearly half of all people diagnosed with the disease in five years, largely because patients do not recognize the symptoms. That statistic got Courtney Brady, a second-year dental student […]

Eleni Gatzoyiannis Scholarships Available to Greek Students at Boston University

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University is currently accepting Eleni Gatzoyiannis Scholarship applications, through March 20. The scholarships are available to full-time undergraduate and graduate students of Greek birth or ancestry who have completed at least one semester at Boston University, are in good academic standing and demonstrate financial need. To […]

Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Music announces the first graduate of its Doctoral Degree Program in Music Education offered online

Contact: Ellen Carr, 617-353-8783 | emcarr@bu.eduContact: Jean Connaughton, 617-353-7293 | jeanconn@bu.edu (Boston) – The BU School of Music is pleased to announce that Carol Shansky is the first graduate of the doctoral degree program in music education offered online at Boston University. This program is the first online DMA in Music Education offered anywhere in […]

Boston University School of Medicine Student Elected National Delegate to the Association of American Medical College Student Organization

Contact: Michelle Roberts, 617-639-8491 | michelle.roberts@bmc.org (Boston) – Boston University School of Medicine student (BUSM) Katie Spina’10, an MD/PhD student, was one of only five medical students recently chosen from across the country to serve on the board of the Association of American Medical College (AAMC) Organization of Student Representatives (OSR). The AAMC is the […]

Award Winning Author and Professor Andrew Bacevich to Speak at Boston University

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) — The Friends of the Libraries at Boston University, together with the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center (HGARC), will host an evening with acclaimed author and professor, Andrew J. Bacevich beginning at 5:30 PM on Tuesday, October 7. The event is part of the “Ready to Vote” speaker […]

DENTAL SMARTS WIN MIAMI NATIVE ADA SCHOLARSHIP

Contact: Jackie Rubin, 617/638-4892 | jackier@bu.edu BOSTON – Second-year doctor of dental medicine student at Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine (BUGSDM) Ismael Montane is a 2008 recipient of a $2,500 scholarship from the American Dental Association (ADA) Foundation. Montane received the scholarship for outstanding academic achievement of at least a 3.0 grade point […]

DENTAL SMARTS WIN CORBETT NATIVE ADA SCHOLARSHIP

Contact: Jackie Rubin, 617/638-4892 | jackier@bu.edu BOSTON – Second-year doctor of dental medicine student at Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine (BUGSDM) Stephanie Sunnes is a 2008 recipient of a $2,500 scholarship from the American Dental Association (ADA) Foundation. Sunnes received the scholarship for outstanding academic achievement of at least a 3.0 grade point […]