Lisa Wangsness

Wangsness is the Globe’s religion reporter. She previously covered politics in the City Hall, State House, and Washington bureaus, and at the Concord Monitor in New Hampshire. She has reported on health reform and the 2008 presidential campaign.

Latest stories

Harvard Divinity students walk alongside unauthorized immigrants

By , Globe Staff

Harvard Divinity school activists have emerged as critical figures in the movement to protect unauthorized immigrants in the Boston area.

In a first for Mass., undocumented immigrant seeks refuge in Cambridge church

By , Globe Staff

The woman, from Ecuador, was denied asylum and ordered to return to her country, but she feared she could face violence there.

Boardroom to bimah

By , Globe Staff

The new director of Hillel at Boston University is a former Staples executive who never forgot his lifelong dream of becoming a rabbi.

Episcopal seminary announces new affiliation

By , Globe Staff

Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge announced Friday it will affiliate with Union Theological Seminary in New York.