Tag: First Generation


Education App Co-created by BU Wheelock Student Takes Innovate@BU Prize

A mobile educational platform co-created by a recent BU Wheelock graduate took home this year’s first place Social Impact Prize at Innovate@BU’s annual New Venture Competition. Called RefEd, the app… Read more


Doctoral Student Hannah Puttre Awarded NSF Grant to Study Early STEM Engagement

BU Wheelock’s Hannah Puttre has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship to support her work studying diverse children’s early engagement with STEM. Puttre, a second-year doctoral… Read more

Faculty News, Jay Halfond, Jerry Whitmore, News

Watch: Jay Halfond’s Conversations with Experts, featuring Dr. Jerry Whitmore, Jr.

Dr. Jay Halfond, professor of the practice teaching at Metropolitan College and Wheelock and Faculty Advisor for BU Wheelock’s online Higher Education Master’s program, shares the third in a series… Read more


Dr. Sonja Ardoin to Speak at Six Universities, Host Two Webinars on College Access & Preparation in Rural Communities

Dr. Sonja Ardoin, Clinical Assistant Professor and Director of the Higher Education Administration program, has been invited to six university campuses over the next two months to discuss several aspects of… Read more