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BUYAH calls for colleges to create housing

Boston University Youth Alliance for Housing held its first educational forum at the College of Arts and Sciences last night to educate students about Boston housing issues and universities’ effects on them. “We started this group because there’s a really serious problem going on in the country and especially in Boston,” said CAS junior Mark Greenfield.

No dogs or women allowed

A brief history lesson on golf: The oldest course in the world is Saint Andrews in Scotland, where golf was first recognized as a sport. It is said to have been used as early as the 16th century. Back then, women were rarely let out of the house for any type of recreation, so it […]

Bush could establish defense against ballistic missiles

Forty years ago, the United States found itself locked in an arms race with the Soviet Union. The Soviets promised to bury the Americans, claiming to have missile capabilities superior to those of their American counterparts. And now, at a time of peace, Americans again face a decision involving missiles and national security, but few […]

Wyoming’ captures absurdities

We know everything about celebrities—the glamour, the fame, the red carpets. Does anyone actually consider what happens to people who never really make it? These are the Hollywood burnouts that never cease in search for love and meaning. Once again, Douglas Coupland successfully provides a greater insight into the world of a generation he first […]

Redstone Festival to feature best of COM film students

Five Boston University film students will debut their films and compete for a share of $5,000 in prize money tonight at 7 p.m. at the Tsai Performance Center at the 12th annual Redstone Film Festival, sponsored by Sumner Redstone, the president of Viacom. “It’s nice to give students a real reward for their films,” said […]