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Larry Tish and Ron Jones perform in "The Black-Jew Dialogues," a touring play hosted by Boston Univesity Hillel and Umoja Monday at the College of Arts and Sciences. PHOTO COURTESY OF LARRY TISH

“Black-Jew Dialogues” connects communities through grannies, puppets

What better way to forge connections between two American minorities than through two men dressed up […]

by · March 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
A Feb. 19 panel spoke about the impacts of the recent injunction on U.S. President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration. GRAPHIC BY KATELYN PILLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

In immigration injunction’s wake, panel looks at those pulled under

In light of U.S. President Barack Obama’s immigration policy woes, Boston University’s School of Law held […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 1 comment · Features, Spotlight
Eliza Griswold will present a talk on Afghan folk poetry Friday at Boston University's School of Theology. PHOTO FROM WIKIMEDIA

Afghan poetry talk to address art as escape

Upon hearing of a young woman’s suicide, Eliza Griswold traveled to Afghanistan with photographer Seamus Murphy […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Boston University will host The Redstones, the College of Communication’s student film festival, in the Tsai Performance Center on Feb. 25. PHOTO BY BETSEY GOLDWASSER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Redstones finalists turn production prowess into prodigious projects

Sundance might be over for the year, but there is a new reason for film festival […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
"Sex-Ed at Hogwarts,” a seminar as part of Boston University Wellness and Prevention Services' Frisky February, will imagine sexual education inside the curriculum of the famed school of wizardry on Feb. 26 in the College of Arts and Sciences. PHOTO COURTESY OF MARCELLE LOUBACK/FLICKR

“Sex-Ed at Hogwarts” gives insight into students’ chambers of secrets

If you’ve ever wondered why Harry, Ron and Hermione never had to endure awkward but necessary […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Tyler Adams, a Boston University School of Management graduate, competed in “The Amazing Race,” which will premiere Feb. 25. PHOTO COURTESY OF TYLER ADAMS

SMG alum talks teamwork in running “The Amazing Race”

When Tyler Adams, a 2010 graduate of the Boston University School of Management, signed up for […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Students began registering for a revised MCAT Wednesday which will be a longer test with more emphasis on social sciences. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY OLEG TEPLYUK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Revamped MCAT goes down with spoonful of social science

As of Wednesday, pre-medical students across the nation will be able to register for the revised […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Gordon Dale will lead a class on Israeli music Wednesday at Boston University Hillel. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Hillel course to view Israel through its music

While the mighty competition between pen and sword is well known, some may say the flute […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Cody Lewis, a Boston University junior, began his Kickstarter in January to create American Duck patches, a parody of outerwear company Canada Goose. PHOTO BY NELSON WU/FLICKR

Patch campaign aims to pluck Canada Goose

At Boston University, duck may be the new goose. Canada Goose, a brand of extreme weather […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Alessandra Marandola, a senior in the College of Communication, poses in her apartment Wednesday. PHOTO BY BETSEY GOLDWASSER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Terriers in Tiaras: Two BU students vie for pageant crown

The beginning of the semester brings about new goals for everybody, whether educational, charitable, personal or […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight