In 2013, Boston University junior Emily LaFond decided to bring a women’s club ice hockey team to BU. The team’s biggest problem? BU Athletics won’t sanction it.
For the 2014-15 school year, high schools in the state of New Jersey were given new standardized exams called the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC). Students and teachers have been unhappy with the change, saying that it takes away class time and gives academia a quantifiable value. (To view audio slideshow, click on headline photo below.)
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Following the record-breaking snowfall that fell in Boston during the 2014-15 winter, restaurants and businesses in Boston participated in #DigOutDineOut, a program created to entice consumers with special deals, offers and menus and rejuvenate the restaurant scene.