According to research by the University of East Anglia, high job demands, stress and job insecurity are the main reasons why people attend work when they are sick. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students reflect on compromising health for class, work

You might want to think twice before touching the office water cooler tomorrow. According to research […]

by · November 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Catalyst, Features
“JACKED,” a graffiti art show presented by David Taylor (DS7) and Charles Win (Shread15) took place on Nov. 7 at Warehouse XI. PHOTO COURTESY OLIVIA NADEL

Graffiti makes cultural comeback at Somerville art show

One morning in April 2013, David Taylor, known as DS7, stopped by The Chelsea, a gallery […]

by · November 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
The b.good Burger Brigade Dine ’n Dash allowed runners to donate to charity and eat one meal across the four b.good locations. PHOTO BY MAE DAVIS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

b.good v. good at promoting local food, sustainable living

Nathalie Hernandez, a sophomore at Berklee College of Music, donned her running shoes and dashed from […]

by · November 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
The "Double Entendres” exhibit is held in the Lens Gallery from Nov. 6 to 21. PHOTO BY NICKI GITTER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Art gallery juxtaposes cultural depictions of traditional past, technological present

Would Michelangelo have posted on Instagram if he were alive today, or would Andy Warhol’s self-portraits […]

by · November 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Religious organizations such as BU Hillel help to ease the transition for students wishing to celebrate holidays away from home. PHOTO COURTESY ROANOKE COLLEGE/FLICKR

Religious campus organizations support students in celebrating holidays away from home

As the weather gets cooler and tree branches become bare, the holiday season starts to arrive. […]

by · November 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus researchers have found Thursday that insufficient sleep amounts reduce sensitivity to insulin, which in turn may increase the risk of developing diabetes. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY FALON MORAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

College students advised to get more shut-eye to combat diabetes

A recent study brought sad news for sleepy students. Released Thursday by researchers at the University of Colorado […]

by · November 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Catalyst, Features
A San Diego State University study reported Thursday that while teenagers and young adults are at peak happiness levels, adults over age 30 are not as happy as they once were. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY JAKE FRIEDLAND/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Bright side of things fading for increasingly unhappy adults, study says

A study released Thursday by San Diego State University indicated that the future may not be […]

by · November 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Catalyst, Features
Folk trio Low Lily will perform at Club Passim in Cambridge on Nov. 11. PHOTO COURTESY ANDY CAMBRIA

INTERVIEW: Liz Simmons of Low Lily on Americana band’s musical journey

Low Lily, an acoustic Americana band that traces it roots back to the Northeast, is set […]

by · November 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the rest of the gang in Charles Schulz's timeless "Peanuts" comic strip make their big-screen debut in “Peanuts," a CG-animated feature film in 3D. PHOTO COURTESY TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX FILM CORPORATION

REVIEW: Charlie Brown and pals bring heartwarming stories to life in “The Peanuts Movie”

Nowadays, “Charlie Brown” and “major motion picture” do not seem like they should be together in […]

by · November 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Film & TV, Muse
Aziz Ansari stars in the Netflix original series “Master of None.” PHOTO COURTESY K.C. BAILEY/NETFLIX

REVIEW: Aziz Ansari proves to be jack of all comedic trades in “Master of None”

Tom Haverford has grown up. “Master of None,” co-created by Aziz Ansari and “Parks and Recreation” […]

by · November 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse