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

100 homes damaged as tornado jolts Revere

By Peter Schworm , Globe Staff

Residents emerged from their homes to see what one resident said looked like a “war zone.”

Revere tornado was brief, destructive, residents say

By Peter Schworm and Martin Finucane , Globe Staff

Residents wandered through their neighborhoods in a daze.

US vows ‘minimal’ effect of migrants

By Peter Schworm , Globe Staff

In Mass. and across the country, residents have balked at the prospect of hundreds of immigrant children coming to their towns.

Plagiarism incidents undercut message to students

By Peter Schworm , Globe Staff

A number of high-profile adults have been accused of plagiarism recently, including two superintendents of Mass. school systems.