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.

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City asks for payments; most colleges don’t pay in full

By , Globe Staff

For the fifth year in a row the majority of colleges in Boston did not pay the city the full amount it requested to help cover the cost of municipal services.

Community college presidents denounce racism

By , Globe Staff

The presidents of Massachusetts’ 15 community colleges signed a joint letter denouncing the racism and violence that occurred last weekend in Charlottesville, Va.

Ousted Suffolk president compares herself to Reince Priebus

By , Globe Staff

In a 371-word Facebook post, Margaret McKenna criticized the university’s efforts to reform its board and search for a new president.

Berklee College of Music’s decision to arm police upsets some of its neighbors

By , Globe Staff

Residents in the Fenway are fuming after they say Berklee College of Music armed its police officers without telling them.