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Throughout her campaign for Massachusetts governor, Democratic candidate Martha Coakley agreed to limit campaign spending in exchange for public funding. PHOTO BY OLIVIA DENG/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Campaign finance in the Democratic primary race for governor

It’s a clear Sunday afternoon in Dorchester. The Martha Coakley for Governor campaign office is bedecked […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
Tom Tullius, professor of chemistry at Boston University, advises incoming freshmen to prioritize academics in order to make the most of their BU careers. PHOTO COURTESY OF TOM TULLIUS

Q&A with General Chemistry II professor Tom Tullius, an academic at heart

Despite the eye rolling that prerequisite courses and library overnights induce, the true formula for success […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Science Tuesday
College of General Studies sophomore Jane Lu poses with the Parisian skyline. PHOTO COURTESY OF JANE LU

Study abroad broadens horizons for BU students

The enticing lure of travel attracts many of Boston University’s students to consider studying in a […]

by · September 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
The Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine at Boston University has released a report revealing that coffee may improve gum health. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Tall, grande, denti: Boston University researchers find coffee can benefit oral health

Whether taken black, iced, creamed, sugared or mashed up in a blender with an array of […]

by · September 9, 2014 · 1 comment · Features, Science Tuesday
Future Islands' set at Boston Calling. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

PHOTO ESSAY: Boston Calling

by · September 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Muse, The Muse
GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

New study reveals massive increase in Massachusetts health care spending in 2013

In recent years, health care has become a prime subject for political debate, a ubiquitous talking […]

by · September 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
Members of the BU Ballroom Dance Club and Team perform at a competition. PHOTO COURTESY OF BU BALLROOM DANCE CLUB AND TEAM

Muse editors explore their niche with student groups, events on campus

Much like its mythological namesake, the Muse is the creative force at The Daily Free Press […]

Steady growth: Boston Calling cofounder Brian Appel talks early beginnings and future ambitions

Steady growth: Boston Calling cofounder Brian Appel talks early beginnings and future ambitions

Boston has lived in the shadow of New York City’s music scene for years, but the […]

by · September 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Muse, The Muse
GRAPHIC BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students Helping Honduras gives BU students perspective on education crisis

Wooden desks. A chalkboard. Chairs. Traces of pencil lead. Loose paper scattered around the room. Clean […]

by · September 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
While there is debate on the merits of each type of internship, Boston University students have taken an interest in internships at start-ups rather than those at established corporations. GRAPHIC BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY AND MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston University students opting for internships at startups rather than corporations

Internships, once deemed optional, are now seemingly a necessity. This year alone, internship hiring in the […]

by · September 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness