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A student’s guide to transportation

Public transportation is one popular way among students of traveling through Boston and exploring the city. Through […]

by · June 10, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News, Orientation Guide 2015
Ann Cudd will take over as the dean of Boston University's College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Boston University announced Thursday. PHOTO COURTESY OF BUTODAY

BU announces Ann Cudd as new CAS dean

Boston University announced Thursday that Ann Cudd will take over as the new dean of BU’s […]

by and · May 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The Boston University Task Force met Thursday in the Questrom School of Business to discuss the purchase of 700-704 Beacon St. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Task force details plans to purchase Beacon Street building

Members of the Boston University Task Force met Thursday to give an update on BU’s 2013-2023 Institutional […]

by · May 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
According to the Boston Police Department, Steven Lent, 26, of Allston, was arrested Friday. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE BOSTON POLICE DEPARTMENT

Students relieved following arrest of groping suspect

Boston Police Department announced Wednesday that Steven Lent, a 26-year-old Allston resident, was arrested Friday in […]

by and · May 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh's office partnered with the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation to release a report Wednesday for the Mayor's Office of Recovery Services that found an 11.3 percent substance abuse prevalence in Boston. GRAPHIC BY KATELYN PILLEY/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

City report evaluates substance addiction, recovery services in Boston

To assess the prevalence of drug abuse and addiction in the city, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh […]

by and · May 22, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
The City Council's Special Committee on the 2024 Olympics met Monday to discuss the International Olympic Committee's agenda for 2020. PHOTO BY DANIEL SCHWEN/ WIKIPEDIA

City Council reviews 2020 Olympic agenda to plan for 2024

As part of the planning process for Boston to potentially host the 2024 Summer Olympics, the […]

by · May 19, 2015 · 1 comment · City, News
Commencement speakers preach diversity, experimentation

Commencement speakers preach diversity, experimentation

Thousands gathered at Nickerson Field Sunday to celebrate the commencement of Boston University’s class of 2015. […]

by · May 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted in a courtroom sketch at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse Wednesday. ILLUSTRATION BY REBECCA NESS/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Jury sentences Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death on six counts

After more than 14 hours of jury deliberation, convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced […]

by · May 16, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
African Presidential Center director looks into reasons behind closing

African Presidential Center director looks into reasons behind closing

Charles Stith, the director of Boston University’s African Presidential Center and the former U.S. ambassador to […]

by · May 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
From left, J. Kenneth Menges,  Jean Morrison, Gloria Waters, Boston University President Robert Brown, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh and Robert Knox break ground on Boston University's Center for Integrated Life Sciences and Engineering Thursday. PHOTO BY FELICIA GANS/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Officials break ground on nine-story BU research facility

Boston University administrators and Boston city officials gathered Thursday to break ground at 610 Commonwealth Ave., […]

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