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James Shanahan, associate dean of the College of Communication, was appointed Thursday as the new dean of the Media School at Indiana University Bloomington. PHOTO BY NYTTEND/CREATIVE COMMONS PHOTO BY FALON MORAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

College of Communication associate dean to take position at Indiana University

James Shanahan, associate dean of the Boston University College of Communication, will serve as the founding […]

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Students who attend college later in life still earn similar incomes as traditional students who attend college immediately after high school, a Gallup, Inc. poll found Thursday. PHOTO BY ALEX PROIMOS/CREATIVE COMMONS

Non-traditional students earnings similar to those of traditional students, survey finds

Non-traditional college graduates who earn their degrees later in life ultimately have similar incomes to those […]

by · December 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Panelists (from right) Robert Margo, Boston University economics professor, Phillipe Copland, BU School of Social Work professor, Carmen Torres, BU School of Education professor, and Katie Swenson of Enterprise Community Partners speak Thursday at Urban Seminar: The Inclusive City. PHOTO BY L.E. CHARLES/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Initiative on Cities addresses how cities can be inclusive

In an effort to bridge the gap between Boston’s neighborhoods and promote citywide inclusivity, the Boston […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Gloria Waters, vice president and associate provost for research at Boston University, spoke in a meeting Thursday about plans for the Center for Integrated Life Sciences and Engineering, which will be built next to Morse Auditorium at 610 Commonwealth Ave. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Future of Center for Integrated Life Sciences and Engineering lab discussed at townhall meeting

Gloria Waters, vice president and associate provost for research at Boston University, hosted a town hall […]

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Ty Allen, 20, of Boston, holds a sign in front of the State House Nov. 25 during a protest against police brutality. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Aftermath of #IndictAmerica, Ferguson: Bostonians remember Michael Brown

  Umoja, a black student union at Boston University, held a candlelight vigil service Tuesday at […]

by · December 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, City, News
The Boston University Shuttle increased its late-night and weekend hours this fall semester. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston University Shuttle bus to evaluate new services, implement changes

Following the implementation of a series of changes at the beginning of the academic year, the […]

by and · December 4, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Vanessa Hayashi (left) (CAS ’18) participated in the Boston University Homestay program through Marsh Chapel, which allowed students to stay in homes of local families during Thanksgiving break. PHOTO COURTESY OF VANESSA HAYASHI

Boston University Thanksgiving Homestay Program kicks off first year

In an effort to share the Thanksgiving tradition and accommodate those who were unable to return […]

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Donors gave money to Boston University on Tuesday as part of #GivingTuesday, an international movement to raise money for various causes. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston University participates in Giving Tuesday campaign, raises $20,000

Following Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, the Boston University community participated in a […]

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Studies conducted using social media may not produce accurate results about human behavior, researchers from McGill University and Carnegie Mellon University reported Friday. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY DANIEL GUAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Social media not the best basis for human behavior, study finds

Large academic studies that rely on data gathered from social media may not be the most […]

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Members of The Daily Free Press Board of Directors, (from left) Sarah Fisher, Tyler Lay, Kyle Plantz and Emily Overholt, pose with Boch (center). PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Ernie Boch Jr. visits The Daily Free Press, presents check

Faced with the task of paying off its $70,000 debt by Dec. 31, The Daily Free Press […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News