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BU announces Ann Cudd as new CAS dean

Boston University announced Thursday that Ann Cudd will take over as the new dean of BU’s [...]

The Boston University Task Force met Thursday in the Questrom School of Business to discuss the purchase of 700-704 Beacon St. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Task force details plans to purchase Beacon Street building

Members of the Boston University Task Force met Thursday to give an update on BU’s 2013-2023 Institutional [...]

According to the Boston Police Department, Steven Lent, 26, of Allston, was arrested Friday. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE BOSTON POLICE DEPARTMENT

Students relieved following arrest of groping suspect

Boston Police Department announced Wednesday that Steven Lent, a 26-year-old Allston resident, was arrested Friday in [...]

Sports

The Boston University men's rowing team will be competing in the Intercollegiate Rowing Association National Championship Regatta. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU men’s rowing to race for national championship

The Boston University men’s rowing team will compete in the 113th IRA National Championship this weekend [...]

Boston University softball head coach Kathryn Gleason announced her resignation Wednesday. FILE PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Gleason steps down as softball head coach

Following a 2015 season in which the Boston University softball team failed to make the Patriot League [...]

Matt O'Connor stops a puck during the national championship game on April 11. PHOTO BY MAYA DEVEREAUX/DAILY FREE PRESS FILE PHOTO

BU hockey’s Matt O’Connor signs with Ottawa Senators

Boston University men’s hockey junior goaltender Matt O’Connor has signed a contract with the Ottawa Senators, [...]

Opinion

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Openness, nuance needed in conversations on race

In the past year alone, the inconvenient matter of race has made itself an unavoidable topic [...]

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EDITORIAL: Rape Culture Thrives on Campus

Due to an egregious oversight, Budweiser’s “Up for Whatever” campaign has come toppling down. As part [...]

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REMILLARD: Do Our White Opinions on Baltimore Matter? Nope.

While scrolling through Facebook yesterday, I was struck by the volume of posts written on the [...]

Features

The Independent Film Festival of Boston concluded Wednesday with a screening of “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” at the Coolidge Corner Theatre. PHOTO BY WILLA RUSOWICZ-ORAZEM/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

REVIEW: At end, IFFBoston introduces “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl”

At one point in “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl,” the closing film at this [...]

Models show off a line from Ministry of Supply at the Fashion and Retail Association's "Life in Pink" fashion show Saturday at the George Sherman Union Metcalf Ballroom. PHOTO BY HEATHER GOLDIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Student fashion designers hold close, hold fast in casting out cancer

The Boston University Fashion and Retail Association (FAB) painted the town pink Saturday night with a [...]

CityStart, a Boston-based hackathon and boot camp for start-up innovation, will launch May 30. PHOTO BY COLLIERS/WIKIMEDIA

Three week CityStart “boot camp” aims for start-ups without ends

When it kicks off on May 30, CityStart Boston, a hackathon and boot camp aiming to [...]