Congratulations to the Holiday Book Raffle Winners!

Due to COVID restrictions, we were unfortunately not able host our annual holiday social for GMS students at the end of the fall semester. In its place, we decided to host a holiday book raffle, and we were glad to award 10 students with books from our recommended books to read over intersession list! Congratulations […]

Recommended Reads During Intersession

Enter the raffle to be 1 of 10 students to win a book from this list! Raffle winners will be drawn at 12:00PM on December 21st. Winners must respond by the end of the day as to which book from the list they prefer and their full mailing address (so we can send it directly […]

Evening Shuttle

As the temperature drops and the sun starts to set earlier, we’d like to remind you that the Medical Campus’s evening shuttle is available free of charge for students and employees. The central pickup location is in front of our well-lit indoor parking garage at 710 E Concord St, which is staffed 24 hours a […]

Flu Shot Required for Students

Starting in Fall 2020, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and Boston University are requiring that students receive an influenza vaccine (flu shot). The vaccine requirement is an important step to reduce flu-related and other respiratory illness during the COVID-19 pandemic. The flu shot requirement applies to*: All full-time undergraduate and graduate students under 30 years of […]

9/26 – WPDC Book Club

This book club is a space where members can discuss literature that speaks to the diverse experiences of women building careers in science. At our first meeting, we will be discussing Part 1 of Lab Girl, by Hope Jahren. Date: September 26th, 2020 Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm EST RSVP here to attend!

9/24 – MISO Meet & Greet

Come chat with your fellow GMS peers from across a range of different programs and meet the MISO executive board officers! Date: 9/24 Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST via Zoom, To register, email for the Zoom link

9/23 – Introduction to SciVal, Bibliometrics Database

There is growing impetus throughout higher education to incorporate data into decision making. One focus is the growing availability of bibliometrics, or the collection and analysis of data about books, articles, and other publications. SciVal, one of the leading sources of bibliometric data for academic institutions⁠, is available for free to all BU faculty and staff. Join this virtual […]

9/16 – GMSSO Welcome Back Yoga

GMSSO welcomes back students with a a group Yoga practice led by a certified Yoga instructor on September 16th from 6-7 pm EST via Zoom. This is an opportunity to make connections and enjoy a great class while students come together from all programs to unpack the start of  classes Date: Sep 16, 2020 Time: […]