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The cast of “Into the Woods” sings during their Saturday performance at the Tsai Performance Center at Boston University. PHOTO BY ALEX MASSET/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

REVIEW: BU Stage Troupe enchants with ‘Into the Woods’

With a film adaptation of the original “Into the Woods” slated for release on Dec. 25, […]

by · October 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Muse, The Muse
The Boston University Bhangra dance team performs at a competition at Ohio State University in February. PHOTO COURTESY OF BU BHANGRA

BU Bhangra dance team to perform at Berklee concert for Oscar-winning composer Friday

The Boston University Bhangra dance team will perform alongside Academy Award winning composer A.R. Rahman at […]

by · October 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
David Sherr, professor of environmental health at Boston University, studies environmental factors as they relate to breast cancer. PHOTO COURTESY OF DAVID SHERR

Basics of breast cancer: Q&A with BU environmental health professor David Sherr

Aside from sipping cider and piecing together Halloween costumes, October is also National Breast Cancer Awareness […]

by · October 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Science Tuesday
Boston-based companies such as Bow & Drape and Gloss48 are tackling two issues in the fashion and beauty industry: providing customizable niche products and a platform for new designers. GRAPHIC BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston-based companies striving to make over beauty, fashion industry

As large fashion retailers such as Urban Outfitters and The Gap, Inc. report a continued trend […]

by · October 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
Emma Carroll, 6, of Cazenovia, New York, paints at the “Paint-By-Goya” interactive mural project in Copley Square Saturday, which was sponsored by Santander Bank and the Museum of Fine Arts. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Residents, tourists celebrate opening of new MFA exhibit with paint-by-numbers mural

Copley Square, complete with the historic Trinity Church and the Boston Public Library, was the temporary […]

by · October 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
The Mobile Health in Rehabilitation Conference, organized by the Boston Rehabilitation Outcomes Measurement Center, will take place Thursday and is available to students via live streaming on the Boston ROC website. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU to hold Mobile Health in Rehabilitation Conference Thursday

Wake up. Grab coffee. Go to class. Commute home. Eat. Sleep. Repeat. The hustle and bustle […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Science Tuesday
The executive board of the female networking organization Ellevate Boston University Chapter poses at SPLASH in September. PHOTO COURTESY OF ELLEVATE BU CHAPTER

Women InBusiness: Ellevate BU prepares women for professional world

This is part of a bi-weekly series of profiles about women in business. Of the 500 […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
Joyce Pilarsky showcases her design at the Emerging Trends Fashion Show at the Boston Center for the Arts Saturday as part of Boston Fashion Week. PHOTO BY HEATHER GOLDIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Emerging Trends fashion show flaunts diversity for Boston Fashion Week

Crowds of fashionable people entered the brick Cyclorama building at the Boston Center for the Arts […]

by · October 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Muse, The Muse
The cast of dark comedy "The Whitmores" performed for audiences at the Huntington Theatre from Oct. 8 to 11. PHOTO COURTESY OF BROOKE MACKINNON

REVIEW: BU Fall Fringe Festival play ‘The Whitmores’ provides darkly comic social commentary

“The Whitmores,” a macabre comedy at the intersection of race, wealth and privilege, ushered in the […]

by · October 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Muse, The Muse
The Canstruction Boston exhibit will be on display at the BSA Space at the Atlantic Wharf building until Oct. 31. PHOTO BY JACQUI BUSICK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Teams of architects, designers, engineers build pop culture icons from cans for Canstruction Boston

For those who have ever wanted to see a 10-foot sculpture of Grumpy Cat made entirely […]

by · October 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Muse, The Muse