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Boston Marathon bombing suspect’s friend found guilty of obstruction of investigation

A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, was convicted Monday of obstructing investigation into the terrorist attack that killed 3 people and injured more than 260 during the 2013 Boston Marathon. After about 14 hours of deliberations over three days, a 12-member jury in the U.S. District Court in South Boston found former […]
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BU Today

Computer Scientist Is BU’s Innovator of the Year

Mark Crovella’s work centers on networks, mostly computer networks, and they have been improved by his research. He studies their properties by using data mining and statistics (though Crovella also has studied social and biological networks). Crovella, a professor and chairman of computer science at the College of Arts & Sciences, has just been named […]
BU Today
BU Today

Football (Soccer) Comes to Fenway Park

There’s good news for the legions of Boston-area soccer fans who have been missing the game ever since the World Cup ended: the Liverpool Football Club will face off against AS Roma tomorrow night in a preseason game at Fenway Park. Tickets are still available but are expected to sell out quickly, so it’s best […]
BU Today
BU Today

Why Bank Holding Companies Need to Be Broken Up

Many contributors helped bring about the most recent financial crisis, bank holding companies among them. The problems with bank holding companies stem less from lax rules or weak enforcement than from the way they are structured. Bank holding companies are currently structured as financial malls of “shops” offering financial intermediations: brokerage, underwriting, mutual and trust […]
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Daily Free Press

Taj McWilliams-Franklin named women’s basketball assistant coach

New Boston University women’s basketball coach Katy Steding added yet another prestigious assistant coach to her staff Thursday with the announcement that Taj McWilliams-Franklin will join her on the sidelines this upcoming season. “I am so proud to add Taj to our staff here at BU,” Steding said in a statement. “She is a person […]
Daily Free Press
Daily Free Press

Men’s Lacrosse reveals Class of 2018

There will be 19 new faces when the Boston University men’s lacrosse team takes the field for its second season come springtime. The Terriers welcomed their new class of recruits Monday, comprised of 16 freshman and three transfers from schools around the country. BU (2-12, 2-6 Patriot League) struggled with its youth and inexperience last […]
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BU Culture Shock

One Quarter Down

Just another reflection.
BU Culture Shock
BU Culture Shock

Speculations on Sunshine

Summer is the same, more or less, wherever you are. Quieter. Kinder. Slower.
BU Culture Shock
BU Culture Shock

It’s not a ****ing Allegory

Not everything needs to have a deeper meaning.
BU Culture Shock
BU Culture Shock

How I Learned to be a Girl

A.k.a. the evolution of peer pressure
BU Culture Shock
BU Culture Shock

The New Black

On being soft and scary.
BU Culture Shock
The Quad

April in Thirty Seconds

There are so many tiny, fleeting moments in life—beautiful, tragic, awkward, funny, ordinary moments. It’s hard to remember them all. That is why I’ve tasked myself with recording a second […]
The Quad
The Quad

Dreamworks Has Done it Again with ‘How To Train Your Dragon 2′

It’s always interesting to see how films tackle a sequel. There’s also the issue where they might take the formula of the original and simply add a new story to […]
The Quad
The Quad

In Pictures: Boston Calling

All photos by Kara Korab For being only two years old, Boston Calling has it down. As The Quad covered previously, the three day festival was held downtown in City […]
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