All-University Commencement

From Dr. Jean Morrison, University Provost and Chief Academic Officer The All-University Commencement scheduled for Sunday, May 22 at Nickerson Field is just about two weeks away. If you plan to march in the academic procession at Commencement, I ask that you please submit the RSVP form. You should have received specific information regarding Commencement […]

Professor Jorge Delva to Step Down as Dean of the School of Social Work at the End of the 2022-2023 Academic Year

From Dr. Jean Morrison, University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Professor Jorge Delva, who has served as dean of the Boston University School of Social Work (SSW) since January 2018 and as director and Paul Farmer Professor at the Center for Innovation in Social Work & Health (CISWH), has announced that he plans to step […]

2022 University Lecture – Call for Nominations

From Dr. Jean Morrison, University Provost and Chief Academic Officer The University Lecture Committee asks for your assistance in identifying nominees for the 2022 University Lecturer. The University Lecture was established in 1950 to honor members of the Boston University faculty engaged in outstanding research. University Lecturers represent a vast array of disciplines and research […]

Appointment of Ian Mashiter, Master Lecturer of Strategy and Innovation, as Interim Executive Director of Innovate@BU

From Dr. Jean Morrison, University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Last spring, as you may remember, we launched a national search for the next executive director of Innovate@BU, a state-of-the-art laboratory and training ground for future entrepreneurs on the BU campus. As this search process continues, I am writing to announce the appointment of Ian […]

Reminder | The Rescheduled 2021 University Lecture Will Be on Wednesday, March 23

From Dr. Jean Morrison, University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Last fall, as you may remember, an unforeseen circumstance required us to postpone the 2021 University Lecture to the spring 2022 semester. I am now delighted to re-extend this invitation to all members of our community: Beneath and Beyond Human: Race and Technology Between Singularities  […]

Commencement 2022

From Dr. Jean Morrison, University Provost and Chief Academic Officer While it is early in the spring semester, commencement weekend will soon be upon us. It is my pleasure to extend to you an invitation to join our 2022 graduates at the All-University Commencement exercises on Sunday, May 22, at 1 pm. I also encourage […]