Bella English

English is a feature writer for the Globe, and writes a column for the Globe South section. She joined the Globe in 1985. A graduate of the University of North Carolina and Columbia Journalism School, English also worked at the Miami Herald and the New York Daily News.

English also holds a M.S.L. (Masters of Studies in Law) degree from the Yale Law School. She has won numerous reporting awards, including a Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism, a National Headliner Award for feature writing, the Taylor Family Award for Fairness in Newspapers, and the Meyer Berger Award for writing about New York City.

Latest stories

Victims decry makeup of St. George’s search committee

By , Globe Staff

Search committee for new head of embattled St. George’s School includes no victims of sex abuse scandal.

Head of strife-torn St. George’s to step down next year

By , Globe Staff

Eric Peterson’s resignation had been sought by many alumni at the Rhode Island prep school.

No criminal charges after St. George’s sex investigation

By , Globe Staff

Police have ended their 7-month sexual abuse investigation of the embattled school without bringing criminal charges.

Author Lisa Genova turns scientific fact into fiction

By , Globe Staff

The best-selling author, a neuroscientist, focuses on ALS in her next novel about diseases of the brain.