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Silhouette Artistry: A runner makes his way along the indoor track at FitRec. Photo by Jackie Ricciardi

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Andrea DiGiorgio, BU PhD candidate in biological anthropology, will spend a year in Borneo studying what orangutans eat. Photo by Cydney Scott Play Video

Chasing Orangutans

Andrea DiGiorgio—former corporate saleswoman, current BU PhD candidate—is going to spend 2015 chasing orangutans through the jungles of Borneo, gathering samples of their food. (Who said science isn’t fun?)

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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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