Laura Krantz

Laura Krantz covers higher education for the Boston Globe. She previously worked for VTDigger in Vermont and the MetroWest Daily News in Framingham. She graduated from Boston University and is originally from Tampa, Fla.

Latest stories

Increasingly, foreign students are choosing Canada over US

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Canada has made international student recruitment a national goal to spur economic growth. The US has given the country’s effort an unexpected boost.

Tufts cracks down on fraternities, sororities

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Allegations of hazing, sexual misconduct, and alcohol misuse led Tufts University to crack down on eight Greek life organizations.

BU lecturers strive for higher wages and better working conditions

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About 250 instructors unionized through Service Employees International Union Local 509 earlier this year.

Motley to step down as UMass Boston chancellor

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J. Keith Motley will step down at the end of the academic year amid a cloud of unrest on the campus over its financial problems.