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Fish and Chipps: The n-word does not belong

One hundred and fifty years ago, there was only one way to interpret the meaning of the n-word. It was hateful. Spiteful. Awful. Disgusting. But as time has moved forward its meaning, usage and cultural significance have changed like no other word in the English language. Today it seems the word means many things to […]

Terriers drop 4th contest of season

Seeking its first win of the season, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team came up short again Wednesday afternoon, falling 9-7 to Dartmouth College on the road in Hanover, N.H. The Terriers (0-4) entered their road matchup after having faced three consecutive nationally ranked opponents, including the current No. 1 and No. 3 teams in the University […]

Women’s hockey set to battle Northeastern

Northeastern University remains as the final hurdle stand in front of the Boston University Terriers women’s hockey team’s third consecutive trip to the Hockey East championship game. Following a nail-biting 3-2 victory over Providence College in the quarterfinals, the Terriers (22-12-1, 14-7-0 Hockey East) are ready for their fourth matchup against the Huskies (19-13-2, 13-6-2 […]

Irving, Watson lead Terriers in playoff win

Throughout the 2013-14 campaign, the Boston University men’s basketball team has relied upon the play of its backcourt. Wednesday’s Patriot League quarterfinal matchup against Lafayette College was no exception, as sophomore guard Maurice Watson Jr., and senior guard D.J. Irving led the team to a 91-54 victory. Watson came into the contest riding a successful […]

BU defeats Lafayette, advances to semifinal

Upon the release of the Patriot League preseason poll on Nov. 1, the Boston University men’s basketball team and Lafayette College were projected to be playing in the final game of the Patriot League Tournament.  Instead, a rough season for the Leopards led them to face No. 1-seeded Terriers in the quarterfinal round Wednesday night at Agganis Arena. […]