Stephanie Ebbert

Stephanie Ebbert has been a Boston Globe reporter since 1997, covering local news and state politics and documenting some of the most closely watched campaigns in the country, including those of US Senators Elizabeth Warren and Scott Brown. In the aftermath of the 2016 presidential election, she shifted her focus to gender issues, documenting women’s political engagement and tracking their status in society, in politics, and in the workplace. A native of Shillington, Pennsylvania, Stephanie graduated from University of Delaware with a degree in English/Journalism. She previously worked for the Reading Eagle-Times, the Harrisburg Patriot-News, and Prevention magazine.

Latest stories

DeVos rescinds Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault

By , Globe Staff

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has said the Obama rules were unfairly skewed against the students accused of assault.

Will the men of Brookline become ‘selectwomen’?

By , Globe Staff

Brookline is about to consider a modest proposal: Let’s rename the town’s governing body the “Board of Selectwomen.”

Why are some feminists siding with Trump on sexual assault policy?

By , Globe Staff

Groups of Harvard Law scholars, feminist lawyers, and other university professors had long argued that the Obama-era policy for policing student sexual charges was unfair.

Trump administration plans rollback of campus assault rules

By , Globe Staff

Betsy DeVos said the Department of Education would go through a formal process seeking public input in order to replace the current system.