The Boston University women’s basketball team has decided to try for a second chance to make a first impression. After beginning the season in unimpressive fashion in their own tournament, the Terriers have played much better, winning two of their last four games to leave them at 2-4 overall. BU made an impressive showing this […]
An armed man stole thousands of dollars in cash from Jillian’s Boston, located on the corner of Landsdowne and Ipswich streets, Saturday morning after tying up three employees. The man approached a manager at the popular billiards club as she went to the administrative offices on the top floor of the building. He ordered her […]
This is a response to letter about the disappointing turnout at the Push Stars Concert (“Give concerts more publicity” Nov. 21). The reason why there is a lack of spirit or sense of community at BU is not the amount of great programs that are being put on. The reason is that no one knows […]
Without men, the AIDS epidemic wouldn’t exist, according to speakers at the World AIDS Day conference yesterday at Boston University Medical Center’s Keefer Auditorium. “Men account for probably two-thirds of the transmissions of HIV around the world,” said Nils Daulaire, president and CEO of the Global Health Council. “Clearly, men have to do something differently in order to make a difference.” The theme of today’s World AIDS Day centers around how men can make a difference in the epidemic, Daulaire told a crowd of about 50 students and faculty from BU, Harvard University and Tufts University. The conference, titled “Turn Awareness Into Action: Advocate for a Healthier World,” aimed to increase awareness of the global AIDS epidemic and educate people of how they can take action to help prevent and treat the disease.
Curse this rampant cheerful behavior tearing across the land. When I fling open my storm windows, I am greeted by the unwelcome scent of Egg Nog Lattes wafting inward. At night, the ceaseless sound of carolers cavorting into the wee hours prevents me from getting the beauty sleep I so desperately need. These unbridled festivities […]