Tagged: Metropolitan College

MET students to explore Boston during commencement weekend

MET’s Distance Education graduates have studied remotely for most of their tenure at BU but this weekend they will get a chance to explore the Charles River Campus and the city of Boston while participating in MET’s GPS Urban Adventure.  On Saturday starting at 12:30 PM, these graduates will discover the secrets of Boston and […]

“Reaching Out” Parts Four and Five

Today in BU Today’s “Reaching Out” series, we learn more about a School of Law program, the Asylum & Human Rights Clinic (AHR), which assigns second and third year law students to help people seeking asylum and fighting deportation. Launched in 1985 by School of Law (LAW) Professor Susan Akram, the program has helped hundreds […]

“The Big Event”: The 20th Anniversary of the Culinary Arts Program

Metropolitan College and Jacques Pepin are hosting “The Big Event”, a celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Culinary Arts Program, tonight beginning at 6 PM at 808 Commonwealth Ave.  Founded by culinary extraordinaire Julia Child, the culinary program examines the role of food in historical and contemporary societies from various perspectives. The event will […]

Brussels Campus Announces New Leadership Degree

Boston University Metropolitan College has unveiled its newest degree, the Master of Science (MS) in Leadership.  Launching this fall at the University’s campus in Brussels, this advantageous program will put students on the cutting-edge of leadership strategy.  Offered part-time or full-time in the evenings, the MS in Leadership builds upon students’ interdisciplinary backgrounds, looking at […]

How to think about online learning

Dean of Metropolitan College Jay Halfond comments on recent data showing that one in five college students is taking at least one course online.  Dean Halfond offers commentary on online learning and how it fits into today’s educational marketplace.