Design Director

Heather Hopp-Bruce

Heather Hopp-Bruce oversees design, graphics, and editorial data viz. A Wyoming native, she’s been at the Globe since 2010. Her career has included stints at Newsday, The Seattle Post-Intelligencer, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Missoulian, with digital stops in between.

Latest stories


Your brain on Tetris: A history

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An illustrated look at what is perhaps the greatest video game of all time.

Ideas | Heather Hopp-Bruce

The dark legacy of this dress

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Bahzad Farhan Murad is collecting evidence to assist a future criminal prosecution of Islamic State group crimes.

opinion | josh Neufeld

Emojis: The mystery and the meaning

By Josh Neufeld ,

Did you know the snorting emoji is supposed to mean triumph, not anger? What others have hidden true meanings?

Opinion | Alexander Langerman

Careful, compassionate, concurrent surgery

By Alexander Langerman ,

I’m not always in the operating room — and sometimes, I believe this is for the best.