Category: GMS Events

9/21-9/25, National Postdoc Appreciation Week

Be sure to save the date for National Postdoc Appreciation Week occurring between September 21 – 25 . This year we will be celebrating virtually, but BU has teamed up with universities from all over the country to bring you a week of great sessions, networking events, and professional development workshops. Stay tuned for more […]

BUMC Toastmasters Virtual Open House

Fearful of Public Speaking? Nervous presenting your data? Afraid to talk to strangers? Anxious about meeting with the boss? Is English your second language? Toastmasters can help you! Prepare and deliver professional communications and develop leadership skills in a friendly environment. Build confidence and gain recognition for your achievements. Web Site: Contact: Jen Visconti […]

Student Updates & Wellness Resources

Wellness & Your Health GMS – Your Health is Important Graduate Student Support Group,  meets Wednesdays from 5:00-5:50pm;  call 617-353-3569 to join Behavioral Health Services  Wellbeing Project Resources SHS Tips for Managing Anxiety How to keep moving wherever you are – Fitness & Recreation Center (FitRec) See the GMS Wellness Webpage SHS Virtual Workshops Mindfulness Meditation: Mondays […]

GMS Associate Dean Welcomes Students Back to Campus

A Note from GMS Associate Dean Dr. Stearns-Kurosawa: It is now August with the waning days of an exceptionally odd summer upon us. I was fortunate to spend a few days off in northern Maine at the coast with my family in an area I’ve visited several times where I’m usually a little frustrated about […]

Considering Health Insurance Through BU?

Learn about the health insurance plan available to incoming students! Scott Strothers, a representative from the AETNA BU student health plan, will discuss the difference between Basic and Plus coverage and how to use your new health plan. August 12th, 12:00pm-1:00pm EST Join the Zoom Meeting here

Health Insurance Considerations

4 Things Students Should Know About Their Health Insurance and COVID-19 Before Heading to College This Fall- An Article From The Conversation Newsletter Find important information regarding student health insurance policies and the health risks of in-person instruction here. This is not guidance from Boston University but may be of interest to students, as four of […]

IT Help Center Hiring Graduate Students for Positions on BUMC

A Note From the IT Help Center We’re Hiring Graduate Students for Positions on BUMC! Join the IT Help Center and play a key role in BU’s Learn from Anywhere (LfA) initiative. We are seeking graduate students to act as LfA classroom moderators on the Medical Campus. This role helps faculty engage with students who are participating in class remotely […]