BU News Service

Ballot Question 1 – The Gas Tax Index

This year, Massachusetts has four ballot questions to vote on. Boston University News Reporter John-Michael Sedor spoke to a member of Tank the Gas Tax, to find more about ballot question 1.
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BU News Service

Can the Fall Experimental Football League Survive?

There is a new professional football team playing in Boston this fall. BUNS reporter Alex Reimer examines if the Boston Brawlers can beat the odds, and survive.
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BU Culture Shock

The Day of the Dead

A poem. The post The Day of the Dead appeared first on Culture Shock.
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BU News Service

BU Service and Maintenance Employees Threaten to Strike

More than 700 custodial, maintenance, skilled trade, and mail employees are threatening to strike unless BU agrees to increase their wages and freeze their current health insurance contributions.
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BU News Service

Charlie Baker Campaigners Express their Support at Final Gubernatorial Debate

Reporter Chelsea Trim talks to supporters and critics of Charlie Bakers about the reasons why they like and dislike the Republican candidate for governor.
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The Quad

Live Review: Slowdive at Royale

It’s getting harder and harder for me to get excited about reunions. For whatever reason–the lucrative festival scene, the downfall of album sales as a viable way to make money, […]
The Quad
BU Culture Shock

The Ghoul

The ghoul lived in the folds of the laundry heap. Its eyes were melting and its mouth lolled. The post The Ghoul appeared first on Culture Shock.
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Daily Free Press

Tom Menino: A Retrospective

The post Tom Menino: A Retrospective appeared first on The Daily Free Press.
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Daily Free Press

BU community mourns Thomas Menino, reflects on his contributions

Members of the Boston University community mourned the loss of former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino Thursday […] The post BU community mourns Thomas Menino, reflects on his contributions appeared first on The Daily Free Press.
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Daily Free Press

People of Boston, public officials mourn the loss of former Mayor Menino

Former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino, who was also co-director of Boston University’s Initiative on Cities, left […] The post People of Boston, public officials mourn the loss of former Mayor Menino appeared first on The Daily Free Press.
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The Quad

The Best Time to Talk About Vaginas Is All the Time

By Andrea Van Grinsven “I was worried about what we think about vaginas, and even more worried that we don’t think about them,” said Haley Jakobson (CFA ’15) as the […]
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BU Culture Shock

An A+ a Day Keeps Depression Away

But not really. The post An A+ a Day Keeps Depression Away appeared first on Culture Shock.
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The Quad

Understanding Our Response to Sexist Carl’s Jr. Commercials

By Ella Torres In a room of over one hundred students, some sitting on the floor or cramped in a corner to get a seat, Esther Thorson illustrated the complexity […]
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BU Today

BU Mourns Loss of Former Mayor Menino (Hon.’01)

Thomas Menino (Hon.'01), mayor of Boston from 1993 to 2014, died Thursday morning at Brigham and Women’s Hospital a week after announcing his decision to stop treatment for the cancer that he’d been battling for almost a year.
BU Today
BU Today

Menino’s Time at BU: Cut Short, but Indelible

Former Mayor Thomas Menino’s time at Boston University was short, but he leaves an indelible impression with his fellow faculty, students, and staff. Signing on last February to co-direct the Initiative on Cities, Menino (Hon.’01) spoke often about the shock of shifting gears from the around-the-clock responsibilities and trials of running a city to the […]
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A Cup of Tea

Let's sit and have some tea. The post A Cup of Tea appeared first on Culture Shock.
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BU Today

Can’t-Miss Haunted Happenings

This year, Americans are expected to spend a whopping $7.4 billion on Halloween: candy, costumes, and decorations. Confectionary sales alone are expected to top $2.5 billion dollars. The only thing sweeter than all that candy is our list of frightfully fun (and mostly free) haunted happenings taking place on and off campus this weekend. We’ve […]
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Numinous Memory

"She was delicate, newly born yet standing firmly on two feet supported by centuries of love and sacrifice." The post Numinous Memory appeared first on Culture Shock.
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Daily Free Now

WE’VE MOVED HOUSE!

Hello, dear readers. The FreeP Blog, now known as the Now, has moved house to the Daily Free Press network. Please check us out at http://blog.dailyfreepress.com!Filed under: Uncategorized
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