Kat J McAlpine

Kat J. McAlpine

Editor, The Brink

Katherine “Kat” J. McAlpine is editor of The Brink, Boston University’s news site for scientific breakthroughs and pioneering research. Kat has been telling science stories for over a decade, and prior to joining BU’s editorial staff, publicized research at Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard University’s Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, and the University of Connecticut’s School of Engineering. She has a BA from the University of Connecticut in anthropology and journalism.