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Students show spirit, support community at 2015 Boston Marathon

Students show spirit, support community at 2015 Boston Marathon

Despite overcast skies and rain throughout the day, Boston University students gathered Monday to watch the 2015 […]

by and · April 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Hundreds of students do pushups at Boston University’s Fitness and Recreation Center Friday to break the world record for the most people doing pushups simultaneously. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students celebrate 10 years of FitRec, fall short of breaking pushup word record

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Boston University’s Fitness and Recreation Center, students gathered Friday afternoon […]

by · April 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Attendees enter Marsh Chapel Sunday for a memorial service for Daryl Carr, a Graduate School of Arts and Sciences student who died in February. PHOTO BY BRIAN SONG/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Memorial service remembers Ph.D student Daryl Carr

Boston University students and faculty gathered Sunday afternoon at Marsh Chapel to memorialize Daryl Carr, a […]

by · April 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
After surveying 125 higher education marketing officials from around the country, mStoner, Inc. found that 61 percent of higher education institutions have begun to use formal branding strategies. GRAPHIC BY KATELYN PILLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

College marketing practices differ nationwide, study finds

Most college marketing departments have not yet established a common approach to branding and marketing, according […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
BU Hillel gathers diverse group to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day

BU Hillel gathers diverse group to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day

Boston University’s Florence & Chafetz Hillel House honored Yom Hashoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, on Thursday […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
An April 9 report from the City of Boston's Department of Neighborhood Development, Inspectional Services Department, and the Boston Redevelopment Authority outlined goals to place more students in on-campus housing. PHOTO BY NICKI GITTER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU follows city-wide trends, boasts high number of students living on campus

More on-campus housing is available to Boston college students than before, according to the first-ever comprehensive […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
An annual report from the American Association of University Professors stated that faculty salaries nationwide have increased 1.4 percent since 2013. The average salary for Boston University faculty, however, is still lower than the national average, according to information from BU spokesman Colin Riley. GRAPHIC BY KATELYN PILLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Nationwide faculty salaries rising, still recovering following recession

Salaries for full-time university faculty members across the nation rose 1.4 percent in the 2014-15 academic […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Following the Student Government elections March 30 to April 6, the Student Election Commission found that approximately 1,000 less students voted than in previous years. GRAPHIC BY KATELYN PILLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

SG voter turnout decreases by almost 1,000

Boston University’s elections, held March 30 to April 6, saw a significantly lower voting turnout compared […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Ben Thompson, a second-year student in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and a graduate representative for ACSRI, Claire Richer, an undergraduate representative (CAS ’15), and Garrett Moore, an undergraduate representative (ENG ’15) host a town hall meeting about fossil fuel divestment in the Boston University Photonics Center Wednesday. PHOTO BY DANIEL GUAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

ACSRI members host town hall meeting about fossil fuel divestment

Three members of the Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing of the Boston University Board of […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
BU community members join thousands in rally for minimum wage raise

BU community members join thousands in rally for minimum wage raise

Boston University students held a rally Tuesday afternoon in Kenmore Square in support of raising the […]

by · April 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News