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Attorney General Martha Coakley's recent brief on behalf of Massachusetts and 14 other states to the U.S. Supreme Court argues that withholding the right to marry from same-sex couples relegates those individuals to a second-class status. PHOTO BY FELICIA GANS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Martha Coakley urges US Supreme Court to reexamine same-sex marriage cases

Massachusetts Attorney General and 2014 gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley filed a brief Thursday with the U.S. […]

by · September 9, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
The 2014 SPLASH event, held at Nickerson Field, allowed student organizations on campus to attract new members among the BU community. PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

SPLASH returns to Nickerson Field location

    SPLASH, a carnival-style introduction to extracurricular opportunities at Boston University, showcased hundreds of clubs […]

by · September 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
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Mayor Walsh hosts student-centric Twitter chat

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh, a tech-savvy city leader, held a Twitter chat session Friday to interact […]

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Dining services surveys students to curate new restaurant

The George Sherman Union Food Court will soon add street food to its menu when Boston […]

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College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Dean Virgina Sapiro will step down at the end of the 2014-15 academic year. COURTESY OF THE BOSTON UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

Virginia Sapiro will step down as Dean of Arts and Sciences

Virginia Sapiro will step down as dean of the College and Graduate School of Arts and […]

by · September 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Rates of international student attendance at Boston University have significantly climbed in recent years. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Influx of international students benefits BU, Boston economically

With a record-breaking number of international students housed on Boston University’s campus for the 2014-15 academic […]

by and · September 5, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Hotel Commonwealth collaborated with Boston University to create the Terrier Suite, a BU-themed luxury room in the newly renovated hotel. / PHOTO COURTESY OF LISA RICHOV

Hotel Commonwealth renovation features BU-themed signature suite

Hotel Commonwealth, located at the edge of Boston University’s East Campus in Kenmore Square, finished the […]

by · September 5, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
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9-alarm fire in Allston injures 7, displaces more than 50 residents

The Boston Fire Department responded to a nine-alarm blaze that started on the back deck of […]

by and · September 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, City, News
The Ferguson forum held at Marsh Chapel Wednesday evening addressed student and faculty perspectives on the August 9 shooting of Michael Brown that happened in Ferguson, Missouri. PHOTO BY KYRA LOUIE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Panelists at Marsh Chapel address Ferguson shooting

University Chaplain Brother Larry Whitney hosted a forum Wednesday night at Marsh Chapel to open dialogue […]

by · September 4, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Along with increasing fares, the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority is examining its late-night service. Apps such as MATransit are also becoming available to track MBTA trains in real time. GRAPHIC BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Changes to MBTA services benefit riders, at a cost

As students at Boston-area colleges and universities begin commuting throughout the city for another academic year, […]

by · September 4, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News