Where to See Holiday Lights in Boston

Though many of Boston’s popular holiday festivities have been put on pause this year, there is still one tradition that has remained mostly intact – festive lights that you can view all around the city. Here are some of the best spots to visit that are sure to get you in the holiday spirit! Beacon […]

Upcoming GMS Admission Events

Take a look at what events are happening within our programs at GMS as we start the new year and look forward to admitting students for next year’s class. Masters Programs Events MS in Bioimaging Event Date Details Open House February 12, 2022 1:00 pm on Zoom Email psterlin@bu.edu for link   MS in Biomedical […]

Recommended Reads During Intersession

Co-sponsored by GMS Student Affairs and The Alumni Medical Library: Enter the raffle to be 1 of 20 students to win a book from this list! Raffle winners will be drawn at 12:00PM on December 15th. Winners must respond by the end of the day as to which book from the list they prefer and […]

Tis the Season To Mingle 12/2 in Hiebert Lounge

‘Tis the season to mingle! Last Thursday (December 2nd), GMS and the C3 (Community Catalyst Center)  hosted an end of semester celebration gathering faculty, staff and students for some safe holiday cheer. The celebration highlighted the growing GMS community after a year of necessary separation due to the pandemic. It provided an opportunity for students […]

November is Native American Heritage Month

In honor of Native American Heritage Month, BU GMS has compiled a list of notable books written by Indigenous authors.  We want to share these great reads in an effort to amplify Indigenous voices and celebrate the diverse cultures of the Native American community.     To learn more about Native American culture, click on […]

Dollar$ and $ense: November 2021

Fall 2021 Loan Awarding & Reductions If you have not borrowed up to the cost of attendance and planned on requesting additional federal financial aid to be awarded as a fall only loan, please contact our office by November 30th with your request. On the other hand, if you have borrowed more loan funds than […]

C3 gFIRST Mentor Spotlights for First Gen Week

In honor of celebrating national First-Generation College student day, BU’s Graduate Medical Sciences Community Catalyst Center (C3) has peer mentor spotlights to highlight our first-generation student mentors and all of their contributions to the GMS community and their peers. Please click below to read more about our mentors Matt, Elissa and Taylor and learn about […]

C3 Community Chats

Our Community Catalyst Center is hosting various community chats throughout the rest of the fall semester! These are informal social events to allow GMS students to get to know peers with similar backgrounds and experiences. Each of our five affinity groups, gSOC (students of color), gFIRST (first-generation students), gMAV (military and veteran students), gPLUS (LGBTQIA+ […]

Learning Community on Inclusive STEM Teaching 

The CTL and PDPA invite graduate students and postdoctoral scholars to join a Learning Community on inclusive teaching in STEM courses. The Learning Community will have a synchronous and asynchronous component: participants will meet weekly over Zoom on Thursday mornings from 9:30-11 am during October and November to build on their asynchronous participation in the Inclusive STEM […]