Peter Schworm

Schworm is a general-assignment reporter for the Metro section, and covers breaking news while writing enterprise and feature stories. He enjoys writing human interest and slice-of-life pieces. A former higher-education and suburban reporter, he has been at the Globe since 2001.

Latest stories

Deval Patrick urges Harvard graduates to open hearts, minds

By , Globe Staff

The former governor spoke to graduates, beaming relatives, and alumni in Harvard Yard on Thursday.

New doubts are cast on shaken-baby diagnoses

By , Globe Staff

Some defense lawyers have seized on research that questions the links to certain types of brain injuries.

Cruise ship that struck coral reef in Bermuda back in Boston

By and Aneri Pattani , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

Many passengers said they were not alarmed by the mishap at sea and enjoyed the extra time on the island.

Threat by student at Weymouth High prompts lockdown

By , Globe Staff

The school went into lockdown when a teacher reported hearing a student in the hallway saying he had a weapon.