Month: May 2010

‘people’ editor: ‘i saw something in editing that i could be good at’

In 1981, as a junior journalism major at Boston University and Editor-in-Chief of the Daily Free Press, Larry Hackett (COM ’83) spent his time hunched over typewritten drafts of articles, snoozing his way through copyediting class and, on one memorable occasion, being arrested for trespassing at Boston University Police Department in pursuit of a hot story. Nearly […] Read more…

boston businesses go bite-sized

BOSTON_What’s sweet, fits in the palm of your hand, and is one of the hottest culinary business trends around? If you answered cupcakes, you’re right. A long way from Grandma’s kitchen, the cupcake trend has hit Boston’s pastry community, an aftershock of the nationwide cupcake-mania inspired in part by good old fashioned nostalgia. That Carrie […] Read more…