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INTERVIEW: George Sheppard on indie band Sheppard’s newfound fame

INTERVIEW: George Sheppard on indie band Sheppard’s newfound fame

The up-and-coming indie pop band Sheppard may have roots in Brisbane, Australia, but its current tour […]

by · July 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Nine Boston tourist attractions to check off your list

Nine Boston tourist attractions to check off your list

It’s no secret that there is an abundance of fun things to do in Boston — […]

by · June 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Lifestyle

Ten great places to grab a bite on campus

By now you’ve probably already visited campus and explored all the academic and extracurricular activities that […]

by · June 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Food & Drink, Muse
The Independent Film Festival of Boston concluded Wednesday with a screening of “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” at the Coolidge Corner Theatre. PHOTO BY WILLA RUSOWICZ-ORAZEM/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

REVIEW: At end, IFFBoston introduces “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl”

At one point in “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl,” the closing film at this […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Models show off a line from Ministry of Supply at the Fashion and Retail Association's "Life in Pink" fashion show Saturday at the George Sherman Union Metcalf Ballroom. PHOTO BY HEATHER GOLDIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Student fashion designers hold close, hold fast in casting out cancer

The Boston University Fashion and Retail Association (FAB) painted the town pink Saturday night with a […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
CityStart, a Boston-based hackathon and boot camp for start-up innovation, will launch May 30. PHOTO BY COLLIERS/WIKIMEDIA

Three week CityStart “boot camp” aims for start-ups without ends

When it kicks off on May 30, CityStart Boston, a hackathon and boot camp aiming to […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
Author and journalist Nicholas Kristof will speak about public health Thursday at the Tsai Performance Center. PHOTO BY WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM/WIKIMEDIA

Panel to address media’s role in feeding global nutrition movement

As children grow up, a lot can affect the people that they grow up to be. […]

by and · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Catalyst, Features
The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future held “Interdisciplinary Approaches to the ‘Islamic State,’” a panel Thursday about the Islamic State. PHOTO BY OLEG TEPLYUK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston academics weigh motives, meaning of Islamic State

As part of a new digital scholarship initiative on Islamic studies, the Institute for the Study […]

by · April 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Massachusetts Institute of Technology physicists developed a tabletop particle detector that identifies single electrons in a radioactive gas to map their activity. PHOTO BY WCK/FLICKR

MIT electron detector offers big potential for little particles

As part of the research team working on Project 8, a group devoted to exploring high […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Catalyst, Features
Cobie Smulders stars as Kat in “Results,” which was screened at Independent Film Festival Boston Thursday. PHOTO BY RYAN GREEN/MAGNOLIA PICTURES

REVIEW: Weekend at IFFBoston features gains, gamers, Goldthwait

The 13th annual Independent Film Festival Boston, which kicked off Wednesday night with James Ponsoldt’s “The […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse