News

BU hosts Shark Tank auditions for students, alumni, faculty

ABC’s reality TV show Shark Tank held preliminary auditions for the Boston University community Tuesday at [...]

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James “Whitey” Bulger attorneys claim violation of constitutional rights in appeal

  Attorneys for James “Whitey” Bulger argued Monday before a panel of judges at the John [...]

Boston drops bid for 2024 Summer Olympics

Following conversations between the United States Olympic Committee and Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, Boston will no [...]

Sports

BU's Jay Pandolfo and Charlie Coyle celebrate a goal during the Comm Ave Charity Classic on Friday.

BU, BC hockey alums raise money for ALS in charity game

The first annual Comm. Ave. Charity Classic game between Boston University and Boston College hockey alumni [...]

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Sarah Lefort prepares for life after BU with the NWHL

Every afternoon in Ormstown, Quebec, was the same. After school, once she’d finished her homework, Sarah [...]

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BU softball hires Ashley Waters as new head coach

The search for the seventh coach in the history of the Boston University softball team has [...]

Opinion

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EDITORIAL: On Marriage Equality

To begin simply, let us state this fact: on June 26, 2015, history was made in [...]

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Advice for living with a roommate

As Orientation Season begins, we here at the Ol’ Free Press have some top-notch advice for [...]

Boston University was ranked the 66th best university in the world following the annual publication of The Center for World University Rankings Friday. PHOTO COURTESY OF WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

EDITORIAL: Advice for undeclared students

It’s the inevitable, age-old question: What do you want to do with the rest of your [...]

Features

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INTERVIEW: George Sheppard on indie band Sheppard’s newfound fame

The up-and-coming indie pop band Sheppard may have roots in Brisbane, Australia, but its current tour [...]

Nine Boston tourist attractions to check off your list

It’s no secret that there is an abundance of fun things to do in Boston — [...]

Ten great places to grab a bite on campus

By now you’ve probably already visited campus and explored all the academic and extracurricular activities that [...]