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A survey by the PreparedU Project at Bentley University studied millenials’ perspectives on work to better understand how to support them. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Survey provides insight into how millennials perceive work

As members of the Millennial Generation make their way through college and into the workforce in […]

by · November 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The Boston Medical Center plans to build a stem cell repository that is free and open to researchers across the country as a result of a grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. PHOTO BY KYRA LOUIE/DFP FILE PHOTO

Boston Medical Center receive grant to build free lab to research with stem cells

The Center for Regenerative Medicine at Boston Medical Center and Boston University received a $2.7 million […]

by and · November 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Future teachers might not be prepared for work as a result of easier grading standards and coursework, as suggested by a Wednesday study conducted by the National Council on Teacher Quality. PHOTO VIA WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Teacher candidates face easier grading standards, coursework, study finds

Education majors planning to become teachers might not prepared because of easier grading standards and coursework, […]

by · November 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A Boston University School of Medicine study released Thursday developed a method to identify viruses behind hemorrhagic fevers such as Lassa Virus and Marburg Virus, cousins of Ebola, before they become symptomatic. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Researchers find method to distinguish between hemorrhagic fevers

With global concerns about epidemic and infectious diseases increasing, Boston University School of Medicine researchers have […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A poll released Thursday by Gallup suggests that U.S. business majors are the least likely to receive emotional support during college. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY MAE DAVIS

Business majors less likely to receive support from professors, study says

While a recent Gallup poll suggests business majors are less likely to receive mentorship from professors, […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Returns on education endowments averaged at 15.8 percent in 2014, according to a Monday report by the National Association of College and University Business Officers and Commonfund Institute. PHOTO VIA 401KCALCULATOR.ORG

Return on college endowments averages at 15.8 percent, report finds

Investment returns on educational endowments, such as the ones at Boston University, averaged 15.8 percent for […]

by · November 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Massachusetts Governor-elect Charlie Baker said in his acceptance speech that he would prioritize bipartisanship to work toward closing the achievement gap in the Commonwealth. PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DFP FILE PHOTO

BU community hopeful, skeptical about changes to higher education

Following Tuesday’s midterm elections, the members of the Boston University community remain hopeful, yet skeptical, about […]

by · November 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University union workers ratified a contract Monday that will give them a 10 percent raise over four years and allow them to maintain health care benefits. PHOTO BY FELICIA GANS/DFP FILE PHOTO

BU workers ratify four-year contract agreement

Following a vote on a tentative contract agreement between Boston University workers and the university administration, […]

by · November 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News

Campus Crime Logs Oct. 24 – Nov. 1

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department from Oct. 24 to Nov. […]

by · November 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The Boston University College Democrats canvas for the 2014 Massachusetts general election. PHOTO COURTESY OF BU COLLEGE DEMOCRATS

BU College Democrats, Republicans gear up for election

Leading up to the 2014 general election, the Boston University College Democrats and Republicans put their […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News