My brother first developed symptoms when he was 15, and found that he could no longer run as fast as his high school soccer teammates. Since the age of 43, he has been confined to a wheelchair or scooter, unable to walk or stand.
WALTHAM, Mass. — In a statement, Fred Lawrence says sexual misconduct at the university “poses a singular threat to our most deeply held values.”
WALTHAM, Mass. — A group of about 50 students at Brandeis University staged a protest Wednesday night on campus to draw attention to the university’s handling of sexual assault.
BOSTON — WBUR’s Fred Thys reports on the primary election results and the outlook for the Democratic candidate Martha Coakley in the months leading to November’s election.
BOSTON — Brandeis University is the target of a Title IX investigation by the U.S. Department of Education.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Following a woman’s fall Sunday, fraternities and sororities at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are being told they must limit parties to less than 50 people unless they get permission from city or town officials.
Martha Coakley was the first woman ever elected Middlesex County district attorney. She was the first woman elected state attorney general. Now she’s trying to become the first woman elected in her own right as governor.
AMHERST, Mass. — Since moving to college football’s top division, the Minutemen have struggled. The team’s losing record has focused attention on the wisdom of investing millions of dollars in a higher-level football program.
ROCHESTER, N.H. — Courageous is how people in Rochester, New Hampshire, who know the Foleys describe the family.
REVERE, Mass. — Fire inspectors have documented damage to about 65 houses in Revere. As residents find their insurance policies may not be sufficient to cover the losses, the city’s mayor says he hopes the state will provide emergency funds.
HANOVER, N.H. — Experts told the college administrators gathered this week at Dartmouth College that it’s just a small group of people who are responsible for most attacks.
BOSTON — With the new George Clooney film out, we bring back a 1998 interview with one of the real Monuments Men.