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$10 million endowment creates non-profit internship program

Following a $10 million donation from Yawkey Foundations to create a non-profit internship program at Boston University, [...]

Charlie Klee speaks at a meeting at City Hall Wednesday, where the Boston Redevelopment Authority approved construction of the Boston University Center for Integrated Life Sciences and Engineering. PHOTO BY ADRIAN BAKER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston City Council approves construction of 9-story BU life sciences building

Following several testimonies from supporters of Boston University’s Center for Integrated Life Sciences and Engineering, the [...]

Boston City Council approved health and safety measures Wednesday for NCAA athletes who play in the city, making Boston the first city with safety laws for college athletes. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

New ordinance imposes safety measures on college athletics

Boston City Council approved a citywide ordinance Wednesday that will impose stricter regulations on college athletes, [...]

Sports

Sophomore goalkeeper Bridget Conway has been solid in net this season for the Terriers. PHOTO BY ANN SINGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s soccer enters conference play in tilt with Navy

Looking back to the 2013 season, the Boston University women’s soccer team thrived at Nickerson Field, [...]

Junior fullback Rachel Coll has made her presence felt in the BU backfield this season. PHOTO BY RODRIGO BONILLA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Field hockey hoping for bounce-back performances against Lafayette, Yale

Following a start to the season in which the Boston University field hockey team faced three [...]

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Men’s soccer looks to continue hot streak against Princeton

The Boston University men’s soccer team will be looking for its third win in three games [...]

Opinion

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EDIT: An Invasion of Privacy

Most American students have had some level of sexual health education in high school, but Clemson [...]

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GAGNE-MAYNARD: Ferguson via Facebook: News in the age of Irony

Little over a month ago, computer, smart phone and LCD screens across the country seemed to [...]

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EDIT: The Price of Beauty

She speaks three languages: English and Russian, which she learned at home, and Spanish, which she [...]

Features

Despite having different experiences than his onscreen character, “Boyhood” star Ellar Coltrane connected to the universal ideas of growing up. PHOTO COURTESY OF IFC FILMS

INTERVIEW: Ellar Coltrane finds some of himself in his ‘Boyhood’ character

Ellar Coltrane uses a flip phone. The star of “Boyhood,” whose entire maturation process is seen [...]

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REVIEW: Things change, things stay the same in thoughtful ‘Boyhood’

Legend has it that Richard Linklater was once challenged to make a film around a conversation. [...]

Limoo, a newcomer to Boston University’s West Campus, is a bubble tea café by day and a bar by night. Intent on giving students a place to eat and study in a welcoming atmosphere, owner Joe Deng said Limoo is a unique experience. PHOTO BY ANNA NOVIKOVA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Limoo tea café and bar stirs up sense of community

A new year on campus brings not only new faces, but also new storefronts and eateries [...]