By Lauren Dezenski, Staff Writer @LaurenDezenski If Webster was a college-aged COM major, he’d describe FOMO in the following ways: Noun: Short for “fear of missing out,” describing the feeling of being left out or the anticipation of being left out. It can also be used as a verb. When used in a sentence: “Lauren […]

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On Saturday, at the Red Sox Rolling Rally, Meredith Perri captured David Ortiz running across the Marathon finish line. Instinctively, she Instagrammed it. Little did she know what would happen to it. From her blog: The Narrative Lede: The story behind the David Ortiz Photo I’m, quite honestly, a bit shocked right now. When I […]

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By Brandon Lewis, Staff Writer @Brandon_S_Lewis Earlier this month, CNN released its Top 10 Heroes of 2013 list, shedding light on average individuals attempting to make a difference. This year’s winners partake in a wide range of causes such as providing shelter for disabled veterans and helping inner-city children stay off the streets. Each hero […]

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By Danny McCarthy, Staff Writer @dannyvonunicorn Ellen came to Boston. The tweet read: “Who’s ready to win some World Series tickets? I’m talking to you, Boston. Marsh Plaza at BU. 5pm. Be there.” False. This statement should have read, “A representative of Ellen DeGeneres is holding a competition for, like, three people to win Red […]

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By Brooke Jackson-Glidden, Staff Writer @bufoodist Welcome to BU, freshman and transfers. Orientation is behind you and you’re almost through your first week of classes; now that you’re (almost) in the swing of things, it’s time to address an age-old issue for college students around the world – avoiding the bubble. Part of going to […]

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By Frankie Barbato, Spotlight Editor With so many sports teams in Boston to root for, it is no surprise that both Boston locals and Boston University students enjoy heading out to the games. Even though Fenway Park might be just a quick walk from Warren Towers, how much does it cost to actually get in […]

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