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Hoopsters looking to shake struggles

To say that the Boston University women’s basketball team has been struggling as of late would be an understatement. With the Terriers holding a 5-15 record (2-9 America East) and winless in their last nine games dating back to Dec. 29, it would seem that tonight’s contest against conference kingpin University of Delaware at the […]

Wireless revolution promotes cheating

With wireless messaging quickly replacing the Internet as the fastest and most convenient method of digital communication, the sight of palm pilots and the sound of cell phones are becoming increasingly prevalent in classrooms across the nation. But with the convenience of such devices comes a threat to academic honesty. Faculty at the University of […]

Ben Harper burns to shine

The mood was mellow, yet electrifying. As he paused in his opening set, Jack Johnson nodded and he looked around. “Some night, huh? This is our first night opening for Ben, and we’re all huge Ben Harper fans,” he said. Judging by the sold-out show, there was more than one huge fan waiting to hear […]

Counselors, resources help BU retain 85 percent of frosh

Every fall, a new crop of baggage-laden freshmen arrive at Boston University with hopes of making new friends, exerting their independence and starting down the path of life. But while some smoothly make the initial adjustment to the social and academic aspects of college life, and some do not. This year, according to BU spokesman […]

‘Silverman’ a diamond

The truth has finally been brought to the forefront. “We’re comin’ to America, today!” Our generation was raised on Neil Diamond, and almost all of us secretly love him. So none of us dare to actually own a Neil Diamond record and half of you are sheepishly saying to yourselves, “Not me,” but it’s okay […]