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The Boston University and Boston police departments investigated reports of a suspicious package Thursday at 24 Cummington St. PHOTO BY ALLIE WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Suspicious package investigated at Cummington Mall

The Boston University Police Department and Boston Police Department responded to a report of a suspicious […]

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BU students, faculty, community remember David Carr

BU students, faculty, community remember David Carr

In remembrance of David Carr, a former Boston University professor and New York Times media columnist […]

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The Veterans for Peace local chapter march in the St. Patrick's Day Peace Parade last year. PHOTO COURTESY OF PAT WESTWATER-JUNG

Veterans for Peace, ACLU file complaint, seek approval for St. Patrick’s Day parade

Just over a month before the city’s annual St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, the local chapter of […]

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Boston University Housing announced Feb. 12 that dormitories will remain open during Thanksgiving and spring breaks beginning in the fall 2015 semester. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU dorms to remain open during Thanksgiving, spring breaks

All Boston University dormitory-style residences will remain open during the Thanksgiving and spring breaks beginning in […]

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Buildings in Boston University’s South Campus and along Bay State Road have incurred weather damage from this winter’s multiple storms. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students experience weather damage in rooms

Boston University students living in on-campus residences, including those in South Campus and along Bay State […]

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Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced Feb. 11 that the city will receive a $30,000 “Love Your Block” Award, which will support revitalization projects in Roxbury, Mattapan and Dorchester. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston awarded Cities of Service grant for community revitalization

Boston was chosen as one of seven cities nationwide to be awarded the Love Your Block […]

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Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced Friday that the city will partner with Waze, a traffic app, to enable drivers, cyclists and pedestrians to check traffic conditions in real-time. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Walsh announces partnership with traffic app, Waze

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced a new data-sharing affiliation on Friday with Waze, an app owned […]

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Campus Crime Logs: Feb. 12 – Feb. 18

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department from Feb. 12 to Feb. […]

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Researchers at the Boston University School of Medicine found evidence that gender identity is biological, according to a Friday press release. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU researchers find biological basis for transgender identity

Researchers from the Boston University School of Medicine published a review concluding that there is a […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 8 comments · Campus, News
The Gulf of Maine Research Institute is now targeting New England universities to label seafood that is harvested locally and sustainably with a stamp it launched in 2011. PHOTO BY L.E. CHARLES/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Maine institute wants sustainable seafood in university dining halls

The Gulf of Maine Research Institute is pushing for New England universities to put more regional […]

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