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

UMass Boston promises swift improvements at new dorm

By , Globe Staff

Students have complained about lax security, plumbing problems, bad food, and more.

Falling elevators, raw hamburger, lax security at UMass Boston dorms

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The university’s first residential students report a long litany of miseries, including raw hamburgers and a faulty elevator.

MBA programs see fewer foreign students

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The drop is likely a result of political uncertainty caused by the Trump administration.

Elizabeth Warren beats Geoff Diehl to win second term in US Senate race

By and , Globe Staff

The high-profile Cambridge Democrat has frequently sparred with President Trump. Will she now turn her attention to a run for the White House in 2020?