A Boston University Student Government member reviews the meeting's agenda Monday night. PHOTO BY BRIGID KING/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

SG creates task force to rewrite constitution, elects new Senate chair

The Boston University Student Government voted on an amended proposal in their Senate meeting Monday that […]

by · December 1, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News
An American Council on Education report released Wednesday found that the amount of low-income students enrolled in college since 2008 has decreased. GRAPHIC BY KATELYN PILLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Report shows decrease in low-income student enrollment nationwide

Despite a sizable increase in awarded financial aid, two- and four-year colleges and universities have seen […]

by · December 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The Boston University Florence and Chafetz Hillel House has created a tribute for Ezra Schwartz, a teenager from Sharon who was killed in Israel Nov. 19. PHOTO BY BETSEY GOLDWASSER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Hillel remembers slain Massachusetts student through action-based service

The Boston University Hillel community is commemorating Ezra Schwartz, a Massachusetts student and resident killed in […]

by · December 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University is one of 218 colleges that signed the “American Campuses on Climate Pledge” Nov. 19. PHOTO BY RACHEL MCLEAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU signs sustainability pledge, student leaders visit White House

Boston University joined 218 other universities from around the country Nov. 19 to sign the American […]

by · November 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
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 […]

by · November 24, 2015 · 2 comments · Campus, News
Participants at the Hoop for Syria fundraiser tournament pray before starting the basketball matches Saturday at the SAC Gym. PHOTO BY BRIAN SONG/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Mass. students gather, play basketball in support of Syrian refugees

In light of the recent Syrian refugee crisis, the Islamic Society of Boston University hosted a […]

by · November 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The National Survey of Student Engagement released Thursday found that students may not be sufficiently challenged to do their best work in higher education settings. GRAPHIC BY KATELYN PILLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Report finds college students not sufficiently challenged, BU students disagree

Over half of college students in the United States were reported to be insufficiently challenged by […]

by · November 23, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Monday the 2015 Open Doors Report on International Education Exchange released Massachusetts ranked fourth highest state for hosting 55,447 international students. GRAPHIC BY RACHEL CHMIELINSKI

Increase in foreign students lead to academic adjustment programs

The number of international students in the U.S. experienced a 10 percent increase over the past […]

by · November 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University’s Asian Student Union host a “Privilege Walk” Thursday evening inspired by a viral video made popular by Buzzfeed. PHOTO BY KELSEY CRONIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students recognize individual privileges through “privilege walk”

Approximately 100 students gathered for a privilege walk hosted by the BU Asian Student Union Thursday. […]

by · November 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Diana Abbas, CAS '18, speaks during a Boston University student government meeting Monday, which aimed to develop a new direction for the organization after a series of E-board member resignations. PHOTO BY BRIAN SONG/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students unite against racial inequality, support “Mizzou”

Boston University students have expressed support and concern for racial issues through social media and demonstrations […]

by · November 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News