Boston University Professor Jodi Luber lead a master class at the College of Communication Monday, titled, “Women on Top,” in which she taught women how to navigate male-dominated business environments. PHOTO BY JAKE FRIEDLAND/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Professor, alum advocates for closing gender gap in business

Succeeding in the male-dominated business of entrepreneurship does not necessarily require women to have a traditional [...]

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh, joined by Boston Police Commissioner William Evans as well as police chiefs and mayors from around New England, hosted the 2015 New England Gun Violence Summit Thursday. PHOTO COURTESY WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

New England leaders address gun safety, seek to reduce violence

In light of the recent nationwide increase in gun violence, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh met with [...]

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh proposed raising the age to buy tobacco and nicotine products to 21. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY ANN SINGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston seeks to raise smoking age to 21

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh has proposed raising the minimum age for purchasing all tobacco and nicotine [...]


Meghan Green leads the BU women's basketball team in scoring this season. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s hoops seeks 1st win of season at Harvard

The Boston University women’s basketball team will take on familiar foe Harvard University Tuesday at Lavietes [...]

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Indirect Kick: And the Winner Gets … Nothing

This weekend will mark the end of the regular season for Division I-AA FCS college football. [...]


Roundup: Swimming performs well at Terrier Invitational

The Boston University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams participated in the 11th annual Terrier [...]



EDITORIAL: Anna Duggar speaks out but remains stuck

The lives of some of the most “wholesome” men and women on television were shattered by [...]


KING: In understanding world events, we must first understand individual stories

There is more media than ever in the world, and we can be linked to more [...]


OP-ED: Not all advisors are created equal

Op-eds do not reflect the editorial opinion of The Daily Free Press. They are solely the opinion [...]


Jennifer Lawrence stars as Katniss Everdeen in “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2.” PHOTO COURTESY MURRAY CLOSE

REVIEW: “Mockingjay – Part 2” brings tumultuous series to heroic end

“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2”, the final film installment based on Suzanne Collins’ novel [...]

Legal Sea Foods will be hosting a traditional meal on Thanksgiving day. PHOTO COURTESY WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Nine festive locales to celebrate Thanksgiving in Boston

Although a classic Thanksgiving usually involves a decorated dining table and an elaborate turkey feast, that [...]

Krysten Ritter plays the lead role in the new Netflix series "Jessica Jones," featuring a fictional Marvel superhero. PHOTO COURTESY MYLES ARONOWITZ/NETFLIX

REVIEW: “Jessica Jones” takes new, bold look at Marvel Cinematic Universe

The Marvel Cinematic Universe has been running for a number of years now, and has ventured [...]