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BU receives grants to focus on African language, regional studies

The U.S. Department of Education announced Wednesday that Boston University’s African Studies Center would receive two […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University political science professors Katherine Einstein and David Glick released a report through BU’s Initiatives on Cities Tuesday that tied Boston with New York City as “most influential city.” PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DFP FILE PHOTO

Initiative on Cities releases first report, finds Boston influential

The Initiative on Cities at Boston University released its first report Tuesday since the creation of […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A Boston Globe report that compiled data released by colleges shows that the number of reported sexual assaults has increased in the past several years. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Reports of sexual assault on the rise at New England campuses

Reports of sexual assaults at New England colleges, including Boston University, increased between 2012 and 2013, […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
PHOTO COURTESY OF MATTHEW WELCH

CFA dean releases statement after Hong Kong project offends students

Benjamin Juarez, dean of Boston University’s College of Fine Arts, released a statement Wednesday in response […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The Boston University Police Department said thievery of student property continues this semester, most prevalently of bicycles, but also of backpacks, cellphones, laptops and money. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston University Police Department sees increase in bike thefts, alcohol violations

With the fall semester in full swing, the Boston University Police Department has noticed an increase in […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University student Zeguang Xu was arraigned Oct. 2 by Boston Municipal Court after he was found driving his Maserati 100 MPH through Back Bay. PHOTO COURTESY OF SUFFOLK DISTRICT ATTORNEY

Back Bay residents raise concerns about speeding

In the wake of a Boston University student speeding 100 mph in the Back Bay area, […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, City, News

Campus Crime Logs Sept. 29 to Oct. 5

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department crime logs from Sept. 29 […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University adjunct professors David Kociemba and Janet Bailey, adjunct custodian Chanda Jones and facilities worker Kenny Fernald went over the disadvantages that come with adjunct positions such as lower wages, no offices to meet with students and lack of benefits from universities. PHOTO BY KYRA LOUIE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students press for adjunct faculty union

Adjunct faculty at Boston University gathered Tuesday for a forum advocating for unionization, in hopes of […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Panelists at the Rosenberg and Snowden Panel Discussion examined the trial of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, Edward Snowden’s role in the National Security Agency and the role of espionage in today’s society at the Metcalf Ballroom Tuesday. PHOTO BY NICKI GITTER/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

Panel explores Rosenberg, Snowden, espionage in America

Experts and Boston University professors convened Thursday at BU’s George Sherman Union Metcalf Ballroom to speak […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Courtney Bold (SMG ‘16) moved to strike the Student Government Think Tank from the Boston University SG Constitution at the first meeting of the semester Monday night. PHOTO BY KIERA BLESSING/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

SG votes to remove BU Think Tank

At its first meeting of the year Monday, the Boston University Student Government voted to remove […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News