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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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.

Struggles deepen at troubled Boston pharmacy school

By , Globe Staff

MCPHS University is working to bring four of its top programs into full compliance with regulations, but still found the money to expand the president’s house.

UMass Amherst tops best college dining list, again

By and Sara Salinas , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent

The campus led the Princeton Review rankings for the second year in a row.