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Tuesday, July 28th

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Dana Dreyfuss, Maddie Sosnowski & Aaron Dowdy rehearsing a scene.Video:

Pulling Punches with Angie Jepson

The notion of stage fights conjures images of Shakespearean jousts or operatic duels, all clanking swords and fancy footwork. But today’s fight directors craft melees from playful wrestling to barroom brawls.

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Fifty second-year medical students and 20+ faculty and residents from the department of family medicine take a group exercise break during Second-Year Launch—an afternoon of workshops on the day before the start of the second-year curriculum. Workshops included Delivering a Baby, Summer Emergencies, Hands-On Contraception, Sports Medicine, Suturing, and Physician Wellness. Photo by Sara Cody

In Your Words

  • Thank you, Max, for your important research into SMS. As the parents of a teenager with SMS, we are …

    A Rare Syndrome, a Brother’s Love

  • Thank you for highlighting SMS and possible therapies. I have a daughter that wasn't diagnosed until the age of 20, …

    A Rare Syndrome, a Brother’s Love

  • Thanks for a great review of Ant-Man. I really enjoyed the perspective of ant expert Dr. Traniello. What a fresh …

    A Turning Point for Ants in Cinema

  • First, on behalf of the Massachusetts Badminton Association, congratulations to BU for encouraging the game. Badminton is notoriously inclusive, and …

    Badminton, Anyone?


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Nearby Neighborhoods

Boston is famous for its neighborhoods, many of them fun, interesting, and easy to get to. BU Today has assembled a guide to several neighborhoods, with helpful lists of where to eat, shop, and hang.

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