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Special Report: Boston 2024

Amid divided public support and concerns about funding, the bid to bring the 2024 Summer Olympic Games to Boston continues. This special report looks at the pros, the cons, and the athletes as well as the potential roles that Boston's renowned institutions of higher learning could play if the Olympic torch is lit here.
BU News Service

Schools Eye Olympics Benefits, Drawbacks

By Keiko Talley BU News Service Although plans are up in the air, Boston-area colleges and universities are weighing the idea of their campuses being used as venues for the 2024 Summer Olympics. Schools that could play a part include Harvard University, Boston University, Tufts University, Boston College,the University of Massachusetts-Lowell, Northeastern University, and the [...]
BU News Service

Home Field Advantage: Games in Boston Could Boost US Medals

By Katie Peverada BU News Service Boston is home to eight World Series titles, six Stanley Cups, four Super Bowls, 17 NBA Championships and multiple national collegiate championships. Every year, thousands of elite athletes bring their talents to the streets, rivers, ice and playing surfaces of the city in some of the most well known [...]
The Daily Free Press

City report evaluates substance addiction, recovery services in Boston

To assess the prevalence of drug abuse and addiction in the city, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh […] The post City report evaluates substance addiction, recovery services in Boston appeared first on The Daily Free Press.
The Daily Free Press

Gleason steps down as softball head coach

Following a 2015 season in which¬†the Boston University softball team failed to make the Patriot League […] The post Gleason steps down as softball head coach appeared first on The Daily Free Press.
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