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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Brookline residents are divided over whether to seize Pine Manor land

By , Globe Staff

People from Pine Manor College turned out at a meeting to advocate for their school, but others in Brookline said a new elementary schooly is badly needed.

UMass Boston leader Barry Mills to step down in June

By , Globe Staff

Mills was installed by UMass system president Martin Meehan in March to help lead the Boston campus through a time of major budget challenges.

Across region, communities mull seizing private property

By , Globe Staff

Brookline is not the only town where officials have proposed to take private land for what they call a pressing public need.

Pine Manor accuses Brookline officials of breaking the law

By , Globe Staff

Pine Manor College says Brookline formulated a proposal to seize land in secret. The college was blindsided and will fight the idea, it said.