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BU community members join thousands in rally for minimum wage raise

BU community members join thousands in rally for minimum wage raise

Boston University students held a rally Tuesday afternoon in Kenmore Square in support of raising the […]

by · April 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Bill McKibben, author of "The End of Nature" and "Eaarth," speaks to attendees of the forum on climate action Tuesday evening at Boston University's Life Science and Engineering Building. PHOTO BY ANN SINGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Divest BU hosts speakers advocating for climate change policy reform

Boston University student group Divest BU hosted Bill McKibben, one of the leading activists for environmental […]

by · April 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The National Communication Association released a study Friday that found that the number of faculty positions in communication has increased 1.6 percent in 2013. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Communication jobs on rise compared to 2013, report finds

Communication jobs in academia nationwide have increased 1.6 percent since 2013, according to a Thursday report […]

by and · April 14, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News
A report released Thursday by Lumina Foundation found that there has been progress to increase postsecondary education, but rates are not sufficient enough to meet United States' economic demands in the future. GRAPHIC BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Lumina report addresses college achievement gap, calls for reform

Although more students are earning college degrees, there is still a nationwide achievement gap that leaves […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University’s Questrom School of Business released "Reimagining Business Education: A World of Ideas,” a study on business education, on Thursday. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Business Education Jam report offers ways to improve business education

Boston University’s Questrom School of Business released findings from its “Business Education Jam” workshop, a global […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
National Grid announced a partnership with Boston University Thursday to help reduce energy use on campus through a three-year Strategic Energy Management Plan. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY BRIAN SONG/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU partners with National Grid to reduce energy use, cost

Boston University has partnered with National Grid, an international electric and gas company, to cut down […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 3 comments · Campus, News
Researchers at Boston University published results of a study Monday that tracked road traffic over 33 years and found that increased population density correlates with decreased carbon dioxide emissions. PHOTO BY NICKI GITTER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Researchers find correlation between population density, carbon dioxide emissions

Cities with large population densities may have less carbon emissions per capita compared to suburban areas […]

by · April 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University Police Department Detective Sgt. Peter Torchio, Deputy Title IX Coordinator for the College of Arts and Sciences Kerry Buglio and Sexual Assault and Response Prevention Director Maureen Mahoney spoke at a panel following a screening of “Hunting Ground” as part of sexual assault awareness week Thursday night. PHOTO BY BETSEY GOLDWASSER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Documentary, panel addresses sexual assault on college campuses

Boston University’s Sexual Assault Response and Prevention Center hosted a screening Thursday of “The Hunting Ground,” […]

by · April 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A study published April 2 by EverFi and Higher One found that students are taking out more loans and are less prepared to handle their money. GRAPHIC BY MICHAEL DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students borrowing more loans, not prepared to handle finances, study finds

As students take out loans to fund their education, more are reporting feeling stressed and unprepared […]

by · April 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News

Campus Crime Logs: April 2 – April 8

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department from April 2 to April 8. Jacket stolen […]

by · April 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News