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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 […]

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Boston University Panhellenic Council President Liza Moskowitz seeks support from the Senate on promoting the Collegiate Housing and Infrastructure Act at a Student Government meeting Monday in the Photonics Center. PHOTO BY WILLA RUSOWICZ-ORAZEM/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Housing safety, cultural competency proposed in SG Senate meeting

Representatives came to Boston University’s Student Government Senate Monday to speak about initiatives meant to provide […]

by · March 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center announced Wednesday that they will give over $2.3 million to Boston University and the Boston Medical Center for three projects. PHOTO BY DANIEL GUAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU, Boston Medical Center receives $2.3 million for STEM research

Boston University and the Boston Medical Center received $2.3 million in grants from the Massachusetts Life Sciences […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Allie Silverman (CAS '16) and Camila De Freitas (CAS '17) host a table on electricity at Bringing Recognition and Interest to Neuroscience (BRAIN) Day in the George Sherman Union Sunday. PHOTO BY DANIEL GUAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

B.R.A.I.N Day highlights neuroscience, research with interactive exhibits

In order to promote brain research and encourage community involvement, Boston University’s Mind and Brain Society […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh speaks at the “Municipal Strategies for Financial Empowerment” public forum Sunday at the Campus Center of the University of Massachusetts Boston. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Mayors meet for financial empowerment forum

Four mayors, including Boston Mayor Martin Walsh, gathered Sunday for a panel entitled “Municipal Strategies for Financial […]

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Affordability of housing in Boston is decreasing, according to a study by the Kitty and Michael Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy at Northeastern University published Tuesday. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston housing market working to match supply and demand

Demand for housing in Boston is currently out of line with supply, according to the 12th […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
More millennials are earning college degrees overall, but less bachelor's degrees, according to a Pew Research Center survey published Thursday. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Millennials are earning more ‘some college’ degrees than bachelor’s, report finds

Although more millennials are attending college, a fewer percentage of millennials are obtaining bachelor’s degrees compared […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker gave the first loan Tuesday as part of the snow storm fund to help small businesses recover from snow-related losses. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Gov. Baker delivers first snow loan to aid small businesses

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker ’s administration and the Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation distributed the first snow storm […]

by · March 20, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
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 · 0 comments · Campus, News