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Jan Xi (Questrom '17) rakes leaves in Brookline Saturday for Boston University's Global Days of Service. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Global Days of Service stress giving back, if only briefly

Lemuel Herbert Murlin, the third president of Boston University, once referred to BU as “in the […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Cycling from Hopkinton to Copley

Cycling from Hopkinton to Copley

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"Orange is the New Black" star Uzo Aduba runs toward Kenmore Square Monday during the Boston Marathon. PHOTO BY MICHAEL DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Through crazy determination, alum Aduba sets eyes on conquest

If anyone were to ask Boston-born stage and screen actress Uzo Aduba how she feels about […]

by · April 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Two years after the Boston Marathon bombings, hundreds of thousands of students, residents and visitors of Boston lined the streets to watch the 2015 Boston Marathon on Monday. PHOTO BY KELSEY CRONIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Group solidarity outruns psychological trauma, experts say

Two years ago, Paolo Mauricio, a senior in Boston University’s College of Arts and Sciences, ran […]

by · April 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Catalyst, Features
(From left) Juliette Binoche (Maria Enders) and Kristen Stewart (Valentine) in Olivier Assayas’ “Clouds of Sils Maria.” PHOTO BY CAROLE BETHUEL/COURTESY OF CG CINEMA

REVIEW: “Clouds of Sils Maria” a character-driven masterpiece

What does it mean to grow older? For women in Hollywood, it has often meant to […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
“Unfriended,” a story of friends being haunted by an online presence, will be released April 17. PHOTO COURTESY OF UNIVERSAL PICTURES

REVIEW: Audiences unfollow clichéd characters of “Unfriended”

Six teens Skype on screen: brunette Blaire (Shelley Hennig), who enjoys settling arguments; her blue-eyed boyfriend […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
(From left) Jonah Hill (Mike Finkel) and James Franco (Christian Longo) in “True Story.” PHOTO BY MARY CYBULSKI/COURTESY OF TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX FILM CORPORATION

REVIEW: “True Story” filled with suspense and complex relationships

In the midst of the absolute seriousness associated with depicting a man who murdered his wife […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Record stores release special records and have sales around the country to celebrate “Record Store Day” on April 18. PHOTO BY KELSEY CRONIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Record Store Day needles smaller labels and music businesses

With Record Store Day celebrating its eighth year on Saturday, many are beginning to question whether […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
The Boston Public Market announced April 7 the line up of year-round vendors who will sell locally-made products near the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston Public Market vendors value business opportunities

One hundred percent homegrown, the Boston Public Market has foodies’ best interests at heart. Set to […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Wes Palmer (COM ’16), creator of butv10’s series Paper Trail, works on set. The show is one of three college series nominated for a College Television Award from the Television Academy Foundation. PHOTO COURTESY OF BUTV10

“Paper Trail” producers on their path to award-winning success

Winning an Emmy Award is a dream for many of those working in the television industry. […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse