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  1. Forum speakers address fossil fuel divestment, implicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Daily Free Press

    Lisa Goldberg, director of research at Aperio Group, Leslie Samuelrich, president of Green Century Capital Management and Bob Massie, co-founder of the Global Reporting Initiative take audience questions during a fossil fuel divestment panel at Boston University Thursday night. PHOTO BY MAE DAVIS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF A mix of students, parents and faculty attended a forum on climate change and fossil fuels Thursday evening, sponsored by Boston University faculty and Divest BU, an on-campus group that encourages BU to divest from fossil fuel companies.


  2. YouTube personality Laci Green talks safe sex, educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Daily Free Press

    YouTube sensation Laci Green speaks at Best Sex Ever, a safe sex talk at Jacob Sleeper Auditorium Thursday night. PHOTO BY OLEG TEPLYUK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF YouTube personality and San Francisco-based sex education activist Laci Green, in conjunction with the Wellness and Prevention Services at Boston University's Student Health Services, hosted an event called "Best Sex Ever!" in the Jacob Sleeper Auditorium Thursday night to emphasize the importance of creating conversation around sexual education and safe sex on college campuses.


  3. BU ranks in top 50 for first U.S. News & World Report best global universities rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Daily Free Press

    Boston University placed 37th out of the top 500 schools from 49 different countries in the 2015 inaugural edition of the U.S. News & World Report Rankings for best global research universities. The rankings, released Oct. 28, measure research performance, global and regional reputation and the number of doctoral degrees awarded, said Lucy Lyons, a spokeswoman from the U.S. News & World Report.


  4. Roundup: BU crew participates in Head of the Charles RegattaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Daily Free Press

    Both BU crew teams accounted for six top-10 finishes at the Head of the Charles Regatta over the weekend. PHOTO BY CARLY ROSE WILLING/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF This past weekend, both the men's and women's crew teams took part in the 50th anniversary of the Head of the Charles Regatta and combined for six top-10 finishes.


  5. Course evaluations ineffective, misused, report findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Daily Free Press

    A report done by the University of California - Berkeley found that course evaluations for professors are not as effective as was previously thought. GRAPHIC BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF Student course evaluations, which can shape a professor's yearly earnings and track for tenure at Boston University, may not adequately reflect an instructor's teaching quality, according to an academic paper published Sept.


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