The Boston Globe Joan Salge Blake Expert article: “Those days of waste-not-want-not are a memory for many of us. The US Department of Agriculture estimates that up to 40 percent of food in this country is wasted, which translates to more than $161 billion worth of food being tossed. To put this in perspective, that […]
The Boston Globe James Traniello Two biology professors who study bees speculate the Massachusetts man who died after being stung Saturday could have been attacked by yellow jackets… Expert quote: “If you were being attacked by either wasps or bees, the first thing you probably think of is a bee. I think that the likelihood of […]
Boston Globe quoting Barbara Bickart, Questrom School of Business “Pity the stew. It is delicious, it is deeply flavored, and it improves with age…” Expert quote: “It’s a very authentic, real way for an influencer to talk about a restaurant they’ve been to. If people are looking for information that’s more authentic and real, if […]
Boston Globe quoting Eugene Declercq, School of Public Health “Seveny Fuchu’s doctor sent her to the hospital to deliver two weeks before her due date last fall…” Expert quote: “A small hospital might not see a maternal death for years. So being ready to deal with that potentially fatal emergency is a challenge.” View full […]
Boston Globe quoting Robert Pinsky, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences “Nobody at the Favorite Poem Project’s Summer Poetry Institute is preaching or arguing about the importance of teaching poetry in school…” Expert quote: “Poetry is a basic human pleasure.” View full article.
Boston Globe quoting Thomas Perls, School of Medicine “There is considerable excitement among family and friends about her upcoming 110th birthday on July 25, but Ulla Lund is taking the milestone in stride…” Expert quote: “It’s not a matter of the older you get, the sicker you get, but the older you get, the healthier […]
Boston Globe quoting David Rossman, School of Law “Tax rates and questions of local control have dominated the conversation surrounding the Legislature’s rewrite of the voter-approved marijuana law…” Expert quote: “…relatively unusual in a statute.” View full article.
Boston Globe quoting Tom Whalen, College of General Studies “Massachusetts has a well-known history of birthing presidents, including the Adamses, John F. Kennedy, and George H.W. Bush, the pride of Milton…” Expert quote: “We’re kind of ornery. We’re kind of contrarian.” View full article.
Boston Globe quoting Michael Siegel, School of Public Health “There’s a story behind every firearm used in a crime…” Expert quote: “…it gives law enforcement the potential to interfere with trafficking and reduce the flow of guns into our communities.” View full article.
Boston Globe quoting Katherine Einstein, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences “The irony is not lost on Malaysia Fuller-Staten…” Expert quote: “What’s interesting in this district is that it crosses some of the most up-and-coming neighborhoods in the city and also some of the poorest, so in many ways it represents the inequality […]