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Resume & Cover Letter Workshop

October 21st, 2022in NewsBytes

October 17, 2022 Event Abstract: Join Narali Taglialavore, Associate Director of Career Education at Boston University's CCD to learn formatting tips and fundamentals to pass the applicant tracking system software(ATS) and get noticed by people making hiring decisions. Learn techniques and strategies to market yourself effectively in the Tech/Computer Science industry... More

BU Career Fair October 19

October 5th, 2022in NewsBytes

The Boston University Fall Career Fair is hosted by the Center for Career Development and we're excited to be back in person this fall! The career fair is open to all Boston University students and alumni, in all class years and majors. Students can spend the day connecting with organizations from all... More

Linpeiyu Ji

September 7th, 2022in Alumni Spotlights

Linpeiyu Ji (Jenny) MS in Computer Information Systems, Concentration in Health Informatics (MET’22) Graduate Certificate in IT Project Management What do you find most fascinating about the discipline of computer information systems? Do you have a particular focus within the broader field? I was attracted to the health informatics concentration of MET’s MS in Computer... More

2022 CAS Hacktuary Challenge

September 6th, 2022in NewsBytes

The deadline for the 2022 CAS Hacktuary Challenge is September 30, 2022. Enter for your chance to win the prize of $15,000. Entrants should complete the interest form below. Actuary /ak(t)SHəˌwerē/ noun A professional who quantifies risk, particularly in the area of insurance A statistical discipline that focuses on financial uncertainties Hacktuary /hak(t)SHəˌwerē/ noun ... More

36th Annual Plenary, Working Group Meeting and FHIR Connectathon

September 6th, 2022in NewsBytes

Student Academy | September 19, 2022 | Baltimore, MD (Renaissance Harborplace Hotel) The September WGM features a brand new event just for students. All day on Monday, students will be able to participate in a schedule tailored just for their needs. The schedule includes: Orientation for First Time Attendees (early pre-meeting) ... More

Maryam Asghari

July 1st, 2022in Alumni Spotlights

MSCS Degree Helps Designer Pivot to New Career as Data Scientist Maryam Asghari Data Scientist at Telenav MS in Computer Science (MET’22) What do you find most fascinating about the discipline of computer science? Do you have a particular focus within the broader field? Computer science is the art of solving complex and challenging problems, More

MET Computer Science and Distance Education Authors Team Up for a Second Book

May 17th, 2022in NewsBytes

Hot on the heels of Best Practices for Administering Online Programs (New York: Routledge, 2021), three BU Metropolitan College coauthors have regrouped to produce another book: Winning Online Instruction: A Q&A for Higher Education Faculty (New York: Routledge, 2022) Dr. Dan Hillman, associate director of instructional design for BU MET’s Office of Distance Education; Dr. Anatoly... More

Joshua Enxing

Lecturer, Computer Science Statistical Programmer, Phastar BA, Boston University; MS, University of Connecticut; MS, Tufts University What is your area of expertise? My areas of expertise are applied mathematics, specifically data science and machine learning, parametric and non-parametric statistics, and numerical linear algebra/numerical analysis. Please tell us about your work. Can you share any current... More

Harunobu Ishii

May 17th, 2022in Alumni Spotlights

Research Assistant, Explainable AI; Technical Fellow, BU Spark! MS in Computer Information Systems, concentration in Data Analytics (MET’22) What compelled you to return to school and pursue a graduate education? What is your long-term objective? Many industries nowadays are exploring digital and data evolution. I used to have a first-hand feeling for such... More

Christopher Nzuka

Alum Advises Students to “Learn as Much as You Can” Christopher Nzuka Assistant Project Manager, Pearson MS in Computer Information Systems, IT Project Management Concentration (MET’20) Why did you choose BU MET for your graduate studies? What set BU MET apart from other programs you were considering? I joined Boston University MET following a recommendation... More