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BU Study: Social Media Use Leads To Higher Divorce Rate

The Boston University study suggests that Facebook users are more likely to be unhappy in their marriage.

09/02/2014

In the A4 study, patients without significant memory loss will be screened with special brain scans looking for the presence of amyloid, a protein that clutters the brain. (WBZ-TV)

BU, Brigham And Women’s Part Of National Landmark Alzheimer’s Disease Study

Scientists around the country, including here in Boston, are launching a landmark study to try to stop the disease before it takes hold.

06/24/2014

The Bionic Pancreas. (Photo courtesy: Boston University)

‘Bionic Pancreas’ For Diabetics Developed At MGH, BU Makes Progress

Scientists have made big progress on a “bionic pancreas” to free some people with diabetes from the daily ordeal of managing their disease.

06/16/2014

Katy Steding. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

BU Hires Katy Steding As New Women’s Basketball Coach

Boston University has found their new head coach for the women’s basketball team.

06/06/2014

Andrea Massa appeared in court Monday. (WBZ-TV)

$100K Bail For Man Charged With Bringing Guns To BU Commencement

Attempting to hide his face in court, 28-year-old Andrea Massa, faced a judge Monday, charged with multiple counts including carrying a loaded handgun and 28 rounds of ammunition onto school property.

05/19/2014

Massachusetts  Gov. Deval Patrick receives an honorary degree from Boston University President Robert Brown. (Photo by Melissa Ostrow/Boston University)

Gov. Patrick Advises BU Grads To Put Human Connections Before Digital Links

Gov. Deval Patrick advised graduating Boston University students to put down their electronic devices and make real human connections.

05/18/2014

Andrea Massa of Marshfield was arrested outside the BU commencement allegedly carrying two guns. (Photo credit: Metro Boston)

BU Police Arrest Man Carrying 2 Loaded Guns Outside Commencement

A man allegedly carrying two guns near the Boston University commencement at Nickerson Field Sunday was arrested by university police.

05/18/2014

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National Campaign For Campus Fire Safety To Kick Off At BU

A national campaign to promote fire safety on college campuses will make its first stop at Boston University.

05/11/2014

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6 Mass. Schools Face Federal Probe Over Handling Of Sex Assault Complaints

Six Massachusetts schools are on a list released by the federal Education Department of 55 colleges from across the nation facing investigations over their handling of sexual abuse complaints.

05/01/2014

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BU Coach Leaves Amid Accusations Of Bullying

Boston University’s women’s basketball coach is leaving under a cloud of controversy.

04/23/2014

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