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Boston bikers urge City to build cycle track on Comm. Ave.

Several Boston bicycle advocacy groups are pushing for the construction of a cycle track on Commonwealth […]

by · September 25, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
The enterovirus has already been cited in 30 states including Massachusetts. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY MAE DAVIS/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

Rare enterovirus spreads to Boston, raises health concerns

The rare viral infection enterovirus-D68 hit Massachusetts Tuesday, affirming state health officials’ warnings that citizens need […]

by · September 25, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News

CAMPUS CRIME LOGS: Sept. 15 to Sept. 22

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department crime logs from Sept. 15 […]

by · September 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston Election Department representative Ellen Rooney discusses voter registration at Boston University's George Sherman Union with Tabitha Burnett (CAS ‘15). PHOTO BY NICKI GITTER/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

Election Department officials register students at GSU Link

A team from the City of Boston Election Department came to Boston University’s George Sherman Union […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 2 comments · Campus, News
Liza Moskowitz (COM ‘15), left, speaks Wednesday with Boston University Police Department Chief Scott Paré, center, and Connor Walsh (ENG ‘15), right, at a panel discussion at Jacob Sleeper Auditorium about how to prevent hazing through empowerment and leadership. PHOTO BY DANIEL GUAN/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

Greek Life, BUPD host panel to address hazing

In the midst of fall recruitment for some of Boston University’s social fraternities and sororities, the […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories at Boston University has appointed Dr. Ronald Corley as its new director; he will begin his position on Oct. 1st. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES LABORATORIES

Newly appointed NEIDL director hopes to usher in full operations

Dr. Ronald Corley, a professor of microbiology and current BU Medical Campus associate provost for research, […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Rachel Kitchener (CGS ‘17) speaks to interested students at the Delta Kappa Alpha “speed dating” event Tuesday. PHOTO BY WILLA RUSOWICZ-ORAZEM/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

BU film fraternity in full swing during fall recruitment

Boston University’s chapter of Delta Kappa Alpha, a national, coed cinema fraternity, is hosting recruitment events […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The MBTA Advisory Board, an independent advisory board that works toward the improvement of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority system, is developing a smartphone app that will allow riders to rate their experiences. PHOTO  ILLUSTRATION BY ERIN BILLINGS/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

MBTA Advisory Board to launch commute rating site

The MBTA Advisory Board is preparing to launch a smartphone-accessible website to allow Massachusetts Bay Transportation […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
The Peace Corps has introduced an updated application that will simplify and shorten the process of applying. GRAPHIC BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Peace Corps unveils shortened, digital application process

Volunteers who hope to join the Peace Corps will find it easier to enlist as a […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
A Boston City Council proposal would increase councilors’ salaries by approximately 29 percent. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston City Council proposes $25,000 raise for representatives

The Boston City Council introduced legislation Wednesday proposing to increase the salaries of city councilors by […]

by and · September 23, 2014 · 1 comment · City, News