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The Center for Gender, Sexuality and Activism at Boston University launched This is Not OK Boston this month to increase efforts to prevent sexual assault. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

CGSA launches website, partners with other schools to address sexual assault

Boston University’s Center for Gender, Sexuality and Activism launched a website Jan. 13 called This Is […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Fewer students applied early decision for fall 2015 compared to 2014, making this application period the second highest in Boston University history. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Early decision applications decrease after several years of upward trend

Boston University Admissions saw a slight decrease in early decision applications for the Class of 2019 […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University researchers began testing a drug in March to slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease, which affects over 5 million Americans. GRAPHIC BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU researchers participate in national clinical study for Alzheimer’s patients

The Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center is taking part in a national clinical study that could […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University adjunct professor Janet Bailey speaks at a forum in October advocating for better benefits and accommodations. PHOTO BY KYRA LOUIE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU adjunct faculty to receive ballots, begin vote for unionization

As part of an ongoing effort to better address concerns and treatment of part-time faculty, adjunct […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Maureen O'Rourke, dean of Boston University's School of Law, was named one of the most influential in legal education by The National Jurist. PHOTO BY ALTOPOWER/FLICKR

BU School of Law dean named a leader in legal education

In recognition of her dedication to applied learning and creating opportunities for students, Maureen O’Rourke, dean […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University President Robert Brown attended a Boston City Council Committee on Education meeting Friday after being subpoenaed to attend last month. PHOTO BY MEILING BEDARD/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU President Brown testifies at City Council hearing about campus diversity

After receiving a subpoena to appear before the Boston City Council, Boston University President Robert Brown […]

by · December 20, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, City, News
BU President Robert Brown was named a National Academy of Inventors Fellow in for his contribution to academic innovation in the field of chemical engineering, according to a Tuesday press release. PHOTO BY FALON MORAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU President Brown named National Academy of Inventors fellow

In commendation of his work in the field of chemical engineering, Boston University President Robert Brown […]

by · December 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
According to an annual report released by The Chronicle of Higher Education on Sunday, 36 nonprofit private college presidents made over $1 million in total salary compensation in 2012. GRAPHIC BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU President Brown earns more than $1.1 million in 2012, report finds

About 36 nonprofit private college presidents, including Boston University President Robert Brown, earned more than $1 […]

by · December 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Three members of the Boston University Student Government Executive Board, including Student Body President Richa Kaul, will step down next semester to study abroad. PHOTO BY STANISLAVA LABETSKAYA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Student Government leadership sees turnover, changes for next semester

With the fall semester at Boston University coming to a close, Student Government leaders said they […]

by and · December 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University Police Department has seen an unusual number of cases in stolen credit card information, fraudulent phone calls and in-person rouses during the Fall 2014 semester. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY MAE DAVIS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BUPD sees increase in scams, fraud on campus

With a string of recent scam and fraud reports on campus, the Boston University Police Department […]

by · December 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News