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Jurors were presented with digital evidence and testimony Thursday about explosives in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Tsarnaev trial jurors presented with digital evidence, expert testimony

Thursday began the 10th day of testimony in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the 21-year-old accused of planting […]

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Boston University released a survey on sexual misconduct on campus in an email to students Thursday. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU launches confidential student sexual assault survey

Boston University administrators launched a school-wide survey Thursday to address the issue of sexual assault on […]

by · March 20, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Boston University Students discuss race, prejudice and campus culture at BUnited in the George Sherman Union Thursday. PHOTO BY L.E. CHARLES/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students organize, convene to talk about race, solutions at BUnited

Nearly 200 members of the Boston University community convened at Metcalf Hall in the George Sherman […]

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Boston University announced Wednesday that Lynne Allen will serve as the interim dean of the College of Fine Arts. PHOTO COURTESY OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY

Lynne Allen named interim dean of BU College of Fine Arts

Lynne Allen, director of the School of Visual Arts at Boston University’s College of Fine Arts, […]

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Boston University Housing announced Feb. 28 in an email to students that rates for housing and dining options will increase in the 2015-16 academic year. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU housing, on-campus living rates on the rise

Boston University has increased its housing and dining rates for the 2015-16 academic year, Director of […]

by · March 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Built in 1965, Warren Towers has now been a part of Boston University’s campus for 50 years. PHOTO (LEFT) COURTESY OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY AND (RIGHT) BY DANIEL GUAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

50 years of Warren Towers, the “quintessential dormitory” of BU

The Boston University community is celebrating 50 years since the opening of Warren Towers, a landmark […]

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The Board of Directors for the Boston Redevelopment Authority approved five development proposals at a meeting Friday, including new apartment units in Brighton. PHOTO BY MARY SCHLICHTE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BRA approves renovated apartment building at 1505 Commonwealth Ave

Partners Properties LLC, an Allston real estate agency, will renovate an underused five-story building into an […]

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Full-year Boston University housing, which began in May 2014 at 90 and 92 Bay State Road, allows students to stay in the residence for 12 months and during all vacation sessions. PHOTO BY KELSEY CRONIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Yearlong housing option sees increased interest from students

Since the program’s launch in May 2014, Boston University students have expressed an increased interest in […]

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An explosive found on Laurel Street in Watertown was used as evidence in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse Wednesday. PHOTO BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Tsarnaev trial turns to friend of suspect, physical evidence

Tuesday and Wednesday marked days eight and nine of testimony in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, […]

The Massachusetts employment population ratio increased to 62.3 percent in January 2015 from 60 percent in January 2014. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Mass. employment numbers drive housing crisis

Unemployment rates in Massachusetts, though decreasing, are causing a housing crisis for populations that find themselves […]

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