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Boston University has launched a website that showcases research of BU professors. SCREENSHOT VIA BU.EDU/RESEARCH

BU launches research website, focuses on presentation to public

Boston University announced the launch of a new website Monday that focuses on presenting professor’s research […]

by · October 22, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, seen here with Boston University President Robert Brown, ensures that new rules will be put into place to deal with sexual assault on college campuses. PHOTO BY FALON MORAN/DFP FILE PHOTO

Federal rules to promote campus safety, security

The U.S. Department of Education published a federal rule Monday, implementing changes to the Jeanne Clery […]

by · October 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The Boston University Police Department is investigating a breaking and entering at 143 and 145 Bay State Road Tuesday morning. PHOTO BY MINA CORPUZ/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BUPD investigates breaking, entering on Bay State Road

The Boston University Police Department is investigating a breaking and entering that occurred at 145 and […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Former New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson and Boston University Professor and New York Times columnist David Carr talk about the future of media Monday at Tsai Performance Center. PHOTO BY SARAH FISHER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Jill Abramson, David Carr converse about future of media

Following her sudden dismissal as executive editor of The New York Times in May, Jill Abramson, […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Boston University Dean of Students Kenneth Elmore begins Monday’s Student Government meeting by addressing the Senate on sexual assault prevention and response, and other issues on campus pertaining to women. PHOTO BY WILLA RUSOWICZ-ORAZEM/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

SG unanimously creates committee to address sexual assault

The Boston University Student Government Senate unanimously passed a resolution Monday to begin a temporary committee […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau published Thursday suggests that private student loan lenders are less reliable than federal lenders. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Student loan report shows complaints, problems with private lenders

Due to a lack of alternatives and little information about private loans, there was a 38 […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A study conducted at the University of Surrey found that U.S. students are more health-conscious in terms of physical activity and eating habits than their UK counterparts. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY DANIEL GUAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

American college students healthier than English counterparts, study suggests

College students in the United States are physically healthier than their counterparts in the United Kingdom, […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A study conducted by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni found that many institutions' core curriculums do not meet criteria that the ACTA considers essential to a student’s formative years. The study gave Boston University a “C” grade on its core curriculum. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Colleges miss mark for strong liberal arts education, study suggests

Because U.S. universities have differing core requirements across their programs, hundreds of students across the country […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University Professor Joe Bergantino was detained by Russian authorities Thursday for lacking a proper visa. PHOTO COURTESY OF BU PHOTOGRAPHY

BU journalism professor detained in Russia to return early

A Boston University journalism professor currently in Russia to teach was detained and released by Russian […]

by · October 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, City, News
Boston University has implemented a second layer of authentication called Duo Security into its web portal security system, which will ask individuals logging in to confirm their identity via an authentication message on their phone or secured kiosk. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU Student Employment Services uses Duo Security service for added protection

The Boston University Student Employment Office announced Tuesday that all student employees and faculty members are […]

by · October 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News