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Former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino responds to a question from Kathryn Devaney (GMS '16) during "Pizza and Politics: A Conversation with Mayor Menino" Wednesday afternoon. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Former Mayor Menino connects with BU students, encourages political engagement

Former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino spoke to more than 30 Boston University students Wednesday about issues […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University student and founder of Unitiques Alex Shadrow  (COM ’15). PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Student launches online marketplace, grows site with community outreach

As music pulsed through Boston University’s Center for Gender, Sexuality and Activism on Sunday, students eyed […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News
The first six weeks of the semester, known as the “red zone,” mark the portion of time that university students are at the highest risk for sexual assault. GRAPHIC BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU, Boston crisis centers address sexual assault concerns during “red zone”

After a night of celebrating with friends, Sarah Brattain, a senior in the College of Arts & […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University benefactors Alan and Sherry Leventhal spoke at a ceremony Tuesday that recognized them for their dedication to the university and officially named the admissions reception center in their honor. PHOTO BY ADRIAN BAKER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU admissions building named in honor of Alan, Sherry Leventhal

Boston University held a ceremony Tuesday to recognize two of its major benefactors, dedicating the university […]

by · September 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Mary Elizabeth Moore (center), dean of the Boston University School of Theology, cheers with BU students at BU Central for Sons of Serendip, a musical act composed of BU alumni, during the America’s Got Talent season finale. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU Central cheers on alumni in America’s Got Talent finals

Members of the Boston University community came together for a viewing party Tuesday at BU Central […]

by · September 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The Boston University School of Public Health has appointed Sandro Galea, formerly of Columbia University, as its new dean. He assumes the position on Jan. 1. PHOTO COURTESY SANDRO GALEA

BU appoints new dean of SPH

The Boston University School of Public Health has appointed a new dean who is an accomplished […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Assistant Professor of International Health at the Center for Global Health and Development Jacob Bor was awarded the Peter Paul Professorship in 2014. PHOTO COURTESY JACOB BOR

Three BU faculty earn annual $40,000 research grants

Three assistant faculty members at Boston University received the Peter Paul Career Development Professorship, garnering more […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Attendees sing during the Saturday ceremony at Agganis Arena where the Episcopal Dioceses of Massachusetts elected Rev. Alan M. Gates as its new bishop. PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Consecration of state Bishop brings thousands to Agganis

Nearly 4,000 people, including clergy and high-ranking church officials from across the country, gathered at Boston […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Santander is offering internship opportunities, a study abroad program to Kenya and a seed fund to professors for on campus programs. PHOTO BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Santander Bank to continue partnership with BU, expand student programs

Boston University students will soon have the opportunity to participate in new global programs and on-campus […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University Student Government President Richa Kaul of the Push to Start ticket speaks to student government members at a meeting in Sept. 2013. PHOTO BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU SG looks to boost transparency, student involvement

Following the election of a new executive board in Spring 2014, Boston University’s undergraduate Student Government […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News