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    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 6 comments on BU Political Scientist Gina Sapiro’s Retirement Blog Reflects on 46 Years of Teaching, Mentoring, More

  1. Connecting to Gina’s blog has been a highlight of my day. I’ve read a sample of her writing and look forward to reading more. Transitions are a part of life, and I already see she has much to teach and share about her own.

  2. Dear Gina Sapiro…thank you for your dedication to the discipline and your unstinting loving years of teaching and mentorship to sudents of my alma mater. No rewards can be given except to hear from students who gave thanks and were influenced to guve of their best wherever they are. God bless you.

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