Boston University jumped five spots in the U.S. News and World Report's Best Global Universities Rankings released Tuesday. PHOTO BY FALON MORAN/DFP FILE PHOTO

Officials attribute research, cultural programs to jump in global rank

Boston University has been ranked the 32nd best global university by U.S. News and World Report, the […]

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The MBTA announced the addition of Green Line countdown signs at Copley, Arlington, Boylston, Park Street, Haymarket, and North Stations this week. PHOTO BY SUSIE TERASAKI/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

More countdown clocks come to MBTA Green Line

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority began to activate additional arrival countdown clocks at Green Line stations […]

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The Community College of Philadelphia was put into lockdown Tuesday after police reported that a man threatened a student with a gun and ran into a campus building. PHOTO COURTESY WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Following college shootings, BU students worried about safety, trust BUPD

In the wake of recent shootings at and violent threats to college campuses around the nation, […]

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The City of Boston announced Wednesday that it's seeking vendors for an online database to match people experiencing homelessness with housing vacancies. GRAPHIC BY KATELYN PILLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

City to create system to match homeless individuals, housing vacancies

In a continued effort to address homelessness, the City of Boston will seek a vendor to […]

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Campus Crime Logs: Oct. 1- Oct. 4

Campus Crime Logs: Oct. 1- Oct. 4

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department from Oct. 1 to 4. […]

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The Massachusetts State Legislature held a hearing Tuesday to discuss a bill that would make gender identity a protected class. PHOTO BY ESTHER RO/DFP FILE PHOTO

Strong testimony for Mass. transgender hearing bills

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey and U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III testified before a Massachusetts State […]

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Stacey Tyrell, a photo-based artist, presents before the "Race, Identity & Art: A Forum for Student Art & Dialogue" opening reception in the Howard Thurman Center Wednesday night. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Artists, community explore race, identity at new exhibit

Photo-based artist Stacey Tyrell presented many of her most personal photographs on Wednesday evening at Boston […]

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The Harvard Business School has filed plans for two new buildings on its Allston campus: one that will involve demolishing Burden Hall and building on the side of the structure, and the other on a parking lot near Western Avenue. PHOTO BY RACHEL MCLEAN/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

Harvard University continues expansion into Allston

Despite its main campus’ location across the Charles River in Cambridge, Harvard University is seeking to […]

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The Wingate Residences has announced a partnership with the Boston University School of Medicine and its Alzheimer's Disease and CTE centers on Monday. PHOTO BY KYRA LOUIE/DFP FILE PHOTO

BU partners with senior living community for Alzheimer’s research

Boston University School of Medicine’s Alzheimer’s Disease Center and CTE Center announced Monday a partnership with […]

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BU to end partnership with Huntington Theatre Company

Boston University and the Huntington Theatre Company announced Wednesday the end of their 33-year partnership, moving […]

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