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BU Today is Boston University’s award-winning daily website, featuring breaking news and research stories, plus coverage of students, faculty, staff, alumni, campus events and programs. It was honored in 2019 with the Grand Gold Circle of Excellence for Daily News by CASE (Council for Advancement and Support of Education). BU Today is published by the Marketing & Communications office.

Doug Most
Doug Most
Assistant VP, Executive Editor, Editorial Department

John O’Rourke
Editor BU Today
Rich Barlow
Rich Barlow
Senior Writer
Amy Laskowski
Amy Laskowski
Senior Writer
Joel Brown
Joel Brown
Staff Writer
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Alene Bouranova
Writer/Editor

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Mara Sassoon
Writer/Editor

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Mary Cohen
Copy Editor

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Robert Matheson
Copy Editor

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Dana Ferrante
Production Manager
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Gemma Acheampong
Web Content Producer
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Andrew Hallock
Web Content Producer

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Cydney Scott
Photojournalist
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Janice Checchio
Associate Creative Director, Photography
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Jackie Ricciardi
Photojournalist
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Alan Wong
Executive Producer
Devin Hahn
Devin Hahn
Senior Video Producer
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Bill Politis
Video Producer, Editor

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Koeun Neak
Video Producer, Editor