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BUPD gets three reports of indecent assault and battery

The Boston University Police Department is urging students to be aware while walking outside after three […]

by · May 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University President Robert Brown addresses hundreds of students during the senior breakfast Friday morning. PHOTO BY BETSEY GOLDWASSER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Meredith Vieira announced as commencement speaker at Senior Breakfast

Boston University President Robert Brown announced during the Senior Breakfast Friday morning in the Metcalf Ballroom […]

by · May 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Students rally to keep African Presidential Center open

Students rally to keep African Presidential Center open

The People of Color Coalition at Boston University held a rally on campus Thursday to combat […]

by and · May 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Three Boston University fraternities have been suspended this academic year, prompting university officials and Greek life organizations to talk about the big issues. PHOTO BY ARVIND GROVER/FLICKR

University, Greek life community address multiple suspensions through conversation

Three fraternities at Boston University have been suspended during the 2014-15 academic year, prompting campus officials and […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted in a courtroom sketch during the penalty stage of the trial at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse Monday. ILLUSTRATION BY REBECCA NESS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Tsarnaev, looking forward: what to expect in the coming weeks

As the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has entered the penalty phase, its focus has shifted from […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker speaks at a press conference on April 13. Baker, Massachusetts Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey announced an executive order Monday to re-launch the Governor’s Council to address sexual assault and domestic violence. PHOTO BY DANIEL GUAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Council on sexual assault, domestic violence restored

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito, working alongside Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Former friends and teachers of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev testified Wednesday at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse. PHOTO FROM JUSTICE.GOV

Defense continues to call character witnesses

Dzhokar Tsarnaev’s defense attorneys continued their focus on the defendant’s deceased brother, Tamerlan, at the John […]

by and · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Law firm Richardson & Cumbo, LLC, filed a class action against the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority and Keolis Commuter Services, LLC, on behalf of monthly commuter rail pass holders for substandard service this winter. PHOTO BY L.E. CHARLES/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

MBTA, Keolis sued for subpar service

Richardson & Cumbo, a civil litigation law firm, filed a class action Wednesday against the Massachusetts […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 1 comment · City, News
Susan Windham-Bannister, president and CEO of Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, gave a keynote address Tuesday as part of Boston University's launch of the Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training program. PHOTO BY KYRA LOUIE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BEST program launches to provide scientific career support

Hosted through the National Institutes of Health, BU is one of the 17 schools hosting the […]

by and · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Kymbeerly Irizarry (SHA and CAS '17) (right) speaks during “Sexual Assault at BU: Come Discuss the Letter to the Editor” at the Center for Gender, Sexuality and Activism Wednesday. PHOTO BY DANIEL GUAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students organize to prompt university administration to address sexual violence

In response to a Letter to the Editor published in The Daily Free Press Tuesday, the […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 3 comments · Campus, News