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A study by the Boston Redevelopment Authority published Monday suggests that the amount and portion of college-educated Bostonians better indicates economic vitality than the number of people that leave the city after college. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Study finds share of educated population more indicative of economic vitality

The number of college-educated people in Boston is a better indicator of economic vitality rather than the […]

by · October 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News

Campus Crime Logs Oct. 20 to Oct. 27

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department crime logs from Oct. 20 […]

by · October 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University maintenance workers marched from Marsh Plaza to the BU Administrative Offices on 1 Silber Way Tuesday for the second time this semester to protest for better wages and job contracts. PHOTO BY KYRA LOUIE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston University workers march for last push for better job contracts

In an effort to put pressure on the university to settle on a new contract by […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A report published by Catalyst Thursday suggests that women in the science, technology, engineering and math industries face career barriers as a result of a work culture that is unwelcoming to women. GRAPHIC BY ARIELLE PEARL/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

Report reveals problems, barriers women face in STEM fields

Women with backgrounds in science, technology, engineering and mathematics often shy away from STEM jobs because […]

by · October 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Through initiatives by Boston University Student Government including the website TurboVote, 100 more students registered to vote this year than in 2013. GRAPHIC BY FALON MORAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

More students register to vote in elections, make use of TurboVote service

In an effort to encourage more Boston University students to participate in the Nov. 4 state […]

by · October 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
“Convergence,” the first large-scale alumni exhibition by The School of Visual Arts in the College of Fine Arts, held its opening reception at Boston University’s 808 Gallery Friday night. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Exhibit showcases alumni work, celebrates school anniversary

Alumni of Boston University’s College of Fine Arts showcased work spanning the history of CFA on […]

by · October 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Takin’ it to the Street has received positive feedback from students for its diverse menu and quick service. PHOTO BY BESTEY GOLDWASSER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students find newest eatery diverse, reflective of BU population

With a menu and service designed with students in mind, Takin’ it to the Street, the […]

by · October 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University students wrote about actions they could take to reduce climate change at the George Sherman Union Link for National Sustainability Day Wednesday. PHOTO BY MINA CORPUZ/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU reaches greenhouse gas emission goal six years early

Due to extensive efforts addressing climate change and sustainability, Boston University announced Wednesday that they achieved […]

by · October 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University launched The Conversation Monday, which is a news platform where teachers and researchers can collaborate to write commentary and essays about news in the scientific community. SCREENSHOT VIA THECONVERSATION.COM/US

Online international publication launches pilot program at COM

The Conversation, an online international publication that fuses academic and journalistic writing, launched a pilot program […]

by · October 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Ana Lopez (COM ‘15) does homework on her bed in her room at the Brookline Holiday Inn, where she has been living as a result of a lack of on-campus housing at Boston University. PHOTO BY ANN SINGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston University students live in hotel due to housing overflow

While Boston University guarantees four-year housing for all students, some international and exchange students are receiving […]

by · October 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News