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Northeastern students open dialogue about Filene's site

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By Jeremy C. Fox, Town Correspondent

Many Bostonians bemoan the downtown pit where Filene’s department store used to stand, but one local educator and his students decided to do something about it.

Northeastern University instructor Lee Moreau has worked all semester with his environmental design class to devise projects that would draw attention to the blighted site in Downtown Crossing. Through posters, signs, and interactive displays, the students recently set out to reignite public dialogue on the history of site and its future prospects.

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