Louis D. Brown Peace Institute’s Mother’s Day Walk for Peace

Mother's Day Walk for Peace

On May 14th, 2017, the Activist Lab and members of BUSPH, including students, alumni, and staff, came together to participate in the Mother’s Day Walk for Peace. The event first started in 1996 so mothers of murdered children could receive support and love from their neighbors. Twenty-one years later, the Mother’s Day Walk continues to … Continue reading “Louis D. Brown Peace Institute’s Mother’s Day Walk for Peace”

Published on May 26th, 2017 in Gun Violence Collaborative | Tags: ,

New England Public Health Training Center Wins National Award

NEPHTC award

BOSTON, Massachusetts, May 18, 2017 – The New England Public Health Training Center (NEPHTC) is the recipient of the 2017 National Network of Public Health Institutes’ (NNPHI) Network Member Impact Award. Anne Fidler, the Principal Investigator for NEPHTC, accepted the prestigious award on behalf of the entire NEPHTC team during the recent NNPHI Annual Conference. … Continue reading “New England Public Health Training Center Wins National Award”

Published on May 23rd, 2017 in Awards | Tags: ,

Blackstone Youth Connections Campus Tours

Students from Blackstone Community Center visiting with Dental Students

Associate Dean Harold Cox and members of the Activist Lab host groups of middle and high school students from Blackstone Community Center on tours of the medical campus, as well as other Boston University facilities and campuses. “I didn’t want to bring them here and just show them a classroom” Cox explains, “I wanted them … Continue reading “Blackstone Youth Connections Campus Tours”

Published on May 16th, 2017 in Blackstone Community Center | Tags: ,