BU Today

Susan Seligson

Susan Seligson, Senior Writer for BU Today and BostoniaSenior Writer/Editor


Susan has written for many publications and websites, including the New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic, the Boston Globe, Yankee, Outside, Redbook, the Times of London, Salon.com, Radar.com, and Nerve.com. She earned a master’s in journalism at BU’s College of Communication, is an award-winning humor columnist and the author of four books for children and two nonfiction books, including the travel memoir Going with the Grain (Simon & Schuster). An accomplished flutist, Susan performs in several chamber groups. A determined student of Arabic, she is always looking for conversation with patient native speakers.