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Campus Crime Logs: March 19 – March 26

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department from March 19 to March 26. Student approached […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Voting rights advocates announced a settlement on March 19 with the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance to ensure that eligible Massachusetts citizens are provided opportunities to register to vote in compliance with the National Voter Registration. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Department of Transitional Assistance settles voter registration suit

Voting rights advocates announced a settlement with the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance on March 19 to […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
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Tuition increase below national average but still increasing at BU

As the spring 2015 semester draws to a close, Boston University freshman Abigail Sasdelli is one […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News
A photograph submitted as evidence shows damage left behind in Watertown, where Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was later found by police. Experts gave testimony Tuesday at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse about the Watertown shootout. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE FBI

Ballistic evidence, surveillance confirm Tsarnaev owned weapon

The trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the 21-year-old accused of placing two bombs at the finish line […]

by and · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Palestinian physician Othman Mohammad, theologian Karlene Griffiths Sekou and Rabbi Joseph Berman speak at “Palestine 101: #NotAReligiousConflict” at Boston University’s College of Communication Tuesday night. PHOTO BY ALEX MASSETT/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Panel offers religious perspectives on Middle East conflict

Boston University Students for Justice in Palestine hosted a discussion-based panel called “Palestine 101: #NotAReligiousConflict” on […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 8 comments · Campus, News
Boston city councilors filed an ordinance Monday for the city’s first paid parental leave policy for city employees. PHOTO BY ERIN BILLINGS/DFP FILE PHOTO

City councilors file ordinance to offer paid parental leave to Boston employees

For the first time, eligible city employees could have to opportunity to receive paid parental leave, […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Olympic organizing committee Boston 2024 announced Monday that it would only seek to host the 2024 Olympics if its final bid meets 10 criteria, including majority support in Massachusetts. PHOTO BY ERIN BILLINGS/DFP FILE PHOTO

Boston 2024 requiring public support to move forward with Olympic bid

Olympic organizing committee Boston 2024 printed a full-page advertisement in Monday’s copies of The Boston Globe […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Laurence Bolotin, executive director of Zeta Beta Tau, speaks to attendees at “Safe Smart Dating” in the Metcalf Ballroom at Boston University Tuesday night. PHOTO BY MAE DAVIS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Sororities, fraternities to address, increase awareness of unhealthy relationships

Members of the Sigma Delta Tau sorority and Zeta Beta Tau fraternity at Boston University as well […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Student Government Elections kick off with three slates vying for executive board positions

Student Government Elections kick off with three slates vying for executive board positions

nicol The three slates vying for executive board positions in Boston University’s Student Government officially kicked off […]

by · March 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Authorities patrol the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse March 4. Terrorism expert Matthew Levitt testified Monday in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DFP FILE PHOTO

Jury presented with electronic evidence in Tsarnaev trial

Testimony continued Monday in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the 21-year-old who allegedly placed two bombs […]

by , and · March 24, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News