• Sara Rimer

    Senior Contributing Editor

    Sara Rimer

    Sara Rimer A journalist for more than three decades, Sara Rimer worked at the Miami Herald, Washington Post and, for 26 years, the New York Times, where she was the New England bureau chief, and a national reporter covering education, aging, immigration, and other social justice issues. Her stories on the death penalty’s inequities were nominated for a Pulitzer Prize and cited in the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision outlawing the execution of people with intellectual disabilities. Her journalism honors include Columbia University’s Meyer Berger award for in-depth human interest reporting. She holds a BA degree in American Studies from the University of Michigan. Profile

    She can be reached at srimer@bu.edu.

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There are 2 comments on For BU’s Deborah D. Douglas, Leading The Emancipator Is Part of Her Life’s Mission

  1. A great introduction to Douglas’ work and story, and I’m glad to know she’s now a part of the BU community, doing the important work that she’s doing.

  2. A great writer and storyteller, Douglas is breaking down doors and barriers by introducing her readers to the stories and the lives of people near and far. Bravo!

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