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Geoffrey Hodgkins, secretary of Society of Athletic Training Students, attends a training session Sunday for OrgSync, a tool for organizing student groups that launched this week. PHOTO BY HEATHER GOLDIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

SAO launches new student organization platform

The Boston University Student Activities Office will launch a new online platform Monday using OrgSync, a […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
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Provosts confident about undergraduate education, how to address issues on campus

Provosts and chief academic officers feel confident that their institution’s programs are appropriately addressing prominent challenges […]

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Bruce Smith, pictured here in 2014, died Wednesday. He was the second editor-in-chief at The Daily Free Press. PHOTO COURTESY OF MELANIE SMITH

Bruce Smith, former Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Free Press, Dies at 62

Bruce Raymond Smith, the second editor-in-chief of The Daily Free Press, died in his home Wednesday […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Obituaries
Boston University released its annual report Tuesday, detailing the university's spending and revenue. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU Annual Report 2014 highlights investments, returns

The Boston University Office of the President released its annual financial report Tuesday to highlight a […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A survey published Tuesday by the Association of American Colleges and Universities found that students think they are more prepared than their future employers do. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

College graduates, employers disagree on students’ preparedness in workforce

A study released Tuesday by the Association of American Colleges and Universities found a dichotomy between […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh signed an agreement with the United States Olympic Committee, which was made public Wednesday, banning city workers from speaking against the bid for the 2026 Olympics. PHOTO BY RODRIGO BONILLA

Walsh signs agreement to prohibit city employees from speaking negatively about Olympics

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh signed a Joinder Agreement Wednesday with the United States Olympic Committee that prohibits […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
CNN received permission by the Federal Aviation Administration Jan. 12 to experiment with drones for gathering news. PHOTO BY DON MCCULLOUGH/FLICKR

CNN to experiment with drones in reporting

CNN signed a research agreement with the Federal Aviation Administration to begin incorporating drones into its […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 1 comment · City, News
Boston Fire Department responds to CAS for reports of smoke, overheated motor

Boston Fire Department responds to CAS for reports of smoke, overheated motor

The Boston Fire Department responded Thursday evening at about 6:50 p.m. to reports of smoke from […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University is one of 26 universities not participating in the Association of American Universities survey, an anonymous survey addressing sexual assault on campus. GRAPHIC BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU opts out of AAU sexual assault survey, plans to release own version

Boston University administrators opted out of an anonymous national sexual assault survey administered by the Association of […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Carl Adams, former Boston University wrestling head coach, hugs Nestor Taffur, former captain, at the last meet before the wrestling program was cancelled. PHOTO BY MICHELLE JAY/DFP FILE PHOTO

BU wrestlers look back one year after team’s final season

  Less than a year ago, Boston University wrestler Matt Belikov, then a sophomore, stepped off […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News