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.

Latest stories

Hackers steal $800,000 from Cape Cod Community College

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Several computers were hacked by a phishing scheme that used malware to obtain access to the school’s accounts, according to the school’s president, John Cox.

Sororities, fraternities sue Harvard over social club crackdown

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Groups say Harvard’s crackdown on single-gender social clubs discriminates against women and discourages students from exercising their rights of free association.

Former Mount Ida students sue, accusing college leaders of fraud

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The suit, accusing school leaders of fraud, misleading students and violating student privacy, comes eight months after the small liberal arts college abruptly announced it would close.

Former Mount Ida College students and staff are trying to move forward

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Former students and faculty members are still feeling the repercussions of Mount Ida’s sudden closure 10 months ago.