Life on Campus

C3 Gear-Up Week Brings Community Building Events to First Month of Class

The Community Catalyst Center marked the beginning of the fall semester with “Gear-Up Week,” hosted from Sept. 11 to 15. Throughout the week, five different events gave students the opportunity to build their on-campus community, pick up some C3 swag and food and learn tips and tricks to succeed academically and... More

A Look Back At 2023 Graduate & Professional Student Appreciation Week

Graduate Medical Sciences and the Community Catalyst Center were thrilled to celebrate our students during this year’s Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week, recognized from April 3 to 7. Throughout the week, GMS, C3 and our collaborators hosted a variety of events that brought students together for networking, professional development and... More

Celebrate Graduate & Professional Student Appreciation Week with GMS and C3!

April 3 to 7 marks Graduate & Professional Student Appreciation Week, and we are excited to mark the occasion at Graduate Medical Sciences! We have a full week of events planned by GMS, the Community Catalyst Center and our collaborators. Check out our GPSAW calendar below, and click here to see... More

Join Us for “Interracial Trust in Mentoring Relationships” on March 29

Please join the Community Catalyst Center for an upcoming seminar, "Interracial Trust in Mentoring Relationships," presented by Eric M. Brown, PhD, on Wednesday, March 29 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in L-311. Dr. Brown is an assistant professor of psychiatry and core faculty in the Mental Health Counseling & Behavioral Medicine... More

Medical Campus Celebrates 33rd Annual Art Days Showcase

The Boston University Medical Campus celebrated its 33rd annual Art Days event with a two-day gallery featuring artwork from campus students, faculty and staff from Feb. 21-22 in Hiebert Lounge. Art Days was started by Dean Emeritus Aram Chobanian to foster the support and growth of the creative arts at BUMC. More

“‘Tis the Season to Mingle” Brings GMS Cheer to the End of the Semester

GMS students, faculty and staff celebrated the fast-approaching end of the semester at the 2022 'Tis the Season to Mingle mixer event, hosted on Thursday, Dec. 1 in the newly renovated L-405 space. Co-sponsored by the Community Catalyst Center and GMS Student Affairs, the mixer brought the GMS community together for... More

Recommended Reads for Intersession

GMS Student Affairs and The Alumni Medical Library present the annual holiday raffle from the book list of Recommended Reads During Intersession. We hope you enjoy these titles recommended by the staff members of both GMS and the Alumni Medical Library! Enter the raffle to be 1 of 20 students to... More

C3 Gear-Up Week Builds Community with Five Different Events

To mark the first full week of classes, the GMS Community Catalyst Center (C3) hosted "Gear-Up Week" from September 12 to 16. With five different events throughout the week, students had the chance to build their community, enjoy some sweet treats and swag and learn the best ways to succeed academically, More

GMS Welcomes 400+ New Students at Fall 2022 Orientation

It was a bright and early Orientation morning for the brand-new class of GMS students on Friday, September 2. With a diverse class representing 24 countries and 40 states, Orientation served as many students' first welcome into the Boston area. The day-long program welcomed over 400 students -- master's, PhDs and MD/PhDs... More

Welcome to Fall 2022 at GMS!

Welcome – or welcome back – to another year at Graduate Medical Sciences! Our campus is quickly filling up with students once again as we prepare for classes to start in just over one week. This year, GMS is welcoming a brand-new class of 425 new students – master’s, PhDs, and MD/PhDs... More