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(From left) Cameron Barney, Kaitlyn Jones, Kyle Mitchell and Idine Mousavi perform in a Wednesday dress rehearsal for “Hail Satan,” a Boston University Stage Troupe production at the Student Theater at Agganis Arena. PHOTO BY KELSEY CRONIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

REVIEW: Stage Troupe’s “Hail Satan!” cast out of heaven, still burns

“Be wary, this play will offend some,” writes Boston University Stage Troupe director Kyle Tague of […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Kevin Hart as Darnell Lewis and Will Ferrell as James King star in “Get Hard,” premiering Friday. PHOTO COURTESY OF WARNER BROS. PICTURES

INTERVIEW: Ferrell, Hart have comedy locked up

A little over one-and-a-half-million men and women lived in American state and federal prisons at the end […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Boston University teams placed third and fifth in the 2015 CME Group Trading Challenge. GRAPHIC BY SHIVANI PATEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU trading teams see return on investment of time, spirit

Two Boston University teams traded hard work for success in the 12th annual CME Group Trading Challenge […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
For alum Musto, passion something worth fighting for

For alum Musto, passion something worth fighting for

Most people associate the idea of fitness with a traditional gym, including exercise machines and personal trainers. […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that biopsies, which help researchers understand diseases such as breast cancer, are not as useful as previously thought. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Researchers piece together alternatives to flawed biopsy method

By current projections from the American Cancer Society, one out of every eight women in the United […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Catalyst, Features
Boston University alumni created “Google Feud,” an online game that allows users to guess the most popular Google autocomplete entries. PHOTO FROM GOOGLE FEUD

Why are headlines in present tense: BU alums play the Feud, search for answers

As if Google autocompletes weren’t already entertaining enough, now there’s a game that manages to go […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Boston Children's Hospital is researching and pioneering new methods for blood transfusion. PHOTO BY JOSEPHBARILLARI/WIKIMEDIA

Boston Children’s Hospital ends bad blood between donors, patients

In 2013, anemia, a condition in which one does not have enough healthy red blood cells, […]

by · March 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Catalyst, Features
Theo James as Four, Miles Teller as Peter and Shailene Woodley as Tris star in “The Divergent Series: Insurgent,” which premiered Friday. PHOTO BY ANDREW COOPER/LIONSGATE

REVIEW: “Insurgent” more revolting than revolutionary

Another year, another dystopian novel adaptation. For a film that revolves around embracing differences and standing […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Television star Eliza Dushku speaks at Comic Con in 2009. Dushku spoke at Boston University for “Cinematheque: An Evening with Eliza Dushku” in the College of Communication Friday. PHOTO BY GAGE SKIDMORE/WIKIMEDIA

Wisdom in tow, Eliza Dushku comes home

Friday evenings are usually a time to unwind from the stresses of the weeks — a […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Kyle Chandler as John Rayburn (left) and Linda Cardellini as Meg Rayburn star in “Bloodline," a Netflix original series released Friday. PHOTO FROM NETFLIX

REVIEW: Netflix’s glacial “Bloodline” not the family to choose

“Sometimes you know something’s coming,” intones detective John Rayburn (Kyle Chandler of “Friday Night Lights” fame) […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse