Genealogy Program Helps Bring Closure to Family of Veteran

in Alumni News, Center for Professional Education (CPE), MET News
March 11th, 2016

Genealogy Program Helps Bring Closure to Family of Veteran
The Genealogical Research Program, offered through Boston University’s Center for Professional Education, empowers students to find connections to the past that build meaningful bridges to today. These abilities were seen in action when one Good Samaritan and program alum used the lessons he learned through the class to find the family of a homeless Korean War veteran that had recently passed away, giving estranged relatives an opportunity to unite and mourn as a family.

Learn more about how the genealogy program led to closure for one family in the Boston Globe.

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