The Boston University Police Department said thievery of student property continues this semester, most prevalently of bicycles, but also of backpacks, cellphones, laptops and money. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston University Police Department sees increase in bike thefts, alcohol violations

With the fall semester in full swing, the Boston University Police Department has noticed an increase in […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
According to a 2014 Wallet Hub Study, students are banking with credit unions rather than traditional lenders. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Checking accounts, credit unions beneficial for students

Students nationwide are banking with credit unions instead of national banks, according to WalletHub’s 2014 Banking […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 1 comment · City, News
Boston University student Zeguang Xu was arraigned Oct. 2 by Boston Municipal Court after he was found driving his Maserati 100 MPH through Back Bay. PHOTO COURTESY OF SUFFOLK DISTRICT ATTORNEY

Back Bay residents raise concerns about speeding

In the wake of a Boston University student speeding 100 mph in the Back Bay area, […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, City, News

Campus Crime Logs Sept. 29 to Oct. 5

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department crime logs from Sept. 29 […]

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Boston University adjunct professors David Kociemba and Janet Bailey, adjunct custodian Chanda Jones and facilities worker Kenny Fernald went over the disadvantages that come with adjunct positions such as lower wages, no offices to meet with students and lack of benefits from universities. PHOTO BY KYRA LOUIE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students press for adjunct faculty union

Adjunct faculty at Boston University gathered Tuesday for a forum advocating for unionization, in hopes of […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News

Massachusetts prepared to address Ebola in wake of patient in Worcester

Following the isolated treatment of a doctor in Worcester, Massachusetts public health officials reassured residents that […]

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Massachusetts Gubernatorial candidates debate economy, healthcare, terrorism

Massachusetts gubernatorial candidates faced off Tuesday about health care, terrorism and the economy in a debate […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 1 comment · City, News, Politics
Panelists at the Rosenberg and Snowden Panel Discussion examined the trial of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, Edward Snowden’s role in the National Security Agency and the role of espionage in today’s society at the Metcalf Ballroom Tuesday. PHOTO BY NICKI GITTER/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

Panel explores Rosenberg, Snowden, espionage in America

Experts and Boston University professors convened Thursday at BU’s George Sherman Union Metcalf Ballroom to speak […]

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Courtney Bold (SMG ‘16) moved to strike the Student Government Think Tank from the Boston University SG Constitution at the first meeting of the semester Monday night. PHOTO BY KIERA BLESSING/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

SG votes to remove BU Think Tank

At its first meeting of the year Monday, the Boston University Student Government voted to remove […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
On the set of Paper Trails, the crew prepares to roll on a scene between Jim Powers' character, Professor Faust, and Dario Sanchez's character, Nate Shepherd. PHOTO COURTESY OF SALVIA FANG

butv10 launches show mixing academics, intrigue

Boston University’s multi-platform student-run television network, butv10, is channeling the academic pressure and social anxiety of […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News