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May 26, 2021 Posted in: Alumni, Features, GRS

Taking the Lead in Solar Energy

Gabriela Bunea (GRS’01) is a leader in the solar energy field and an advocate for women in STEM professions.
July 31, 2020 Posted in: Community, GRS

Rethinking Boston’s Statues

A BU art historian wrote a report two years ago. Now her work is helping remove the city's racist monuments.
June 22, 2020 Posted in: Community, GRS, Impact

A Summer Research Lifeline for Grad Students

Poet-scholar Ida Fasel (CAS’31, GRS’45) finished writing the last of her 16 books at age 102.
May 19, 2020 Posted in: Features, GRS

Another Look at William Monroe Trotter

Alumna Kerri Greenidge’s new book examines the life and times of pioneering black activist—and Bostonian—William Monroe Trotter.
Christina Yu Yu (GRS'04) take a closer look at Bishamoten, the Guardian of the North with Associate Conservator Linsly Boyer at the MFA, where Boyer is working on restoring a collection of 12th century pieces.
March 3, 2020 Posted in: Features, GRS

Christina Yu Yu Sees the World Through Art

The GRS alum ('04) returns to the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, where she began her career.
Katie Berlin working at a desk
February 21, 2020 Posted in: Community, Features, GRS

Broken Pots, Big Data, and the Power of Collaboration

Katie Berlin's (GRS'20) BU journey led her to rethink archaeological techniques in the Mediterranean.
December 16, 2019 Posted in: Features, GRS

A Summer at Fenway

Rachel Kirby (GRS'21) may be studying the American South but found a new academic outlook at Boston's ballpark.