LA Times names Chapin exec director for photography

The following excerpt was sent out on behalf of the Los Angeles Times managing editor Sara Yasin: We are thrilled to announce that Kim Chapin will be joining the Los Angeles Times as executive director of our Photography Department. Chapin comes to us from the Boston Globe, where she has been deputy director of the […]

Report: Boston Globe to lay off 30 workers

The Boston Business Journal is reporting that the Boston Globe plans to lay off 30 workers at its Taunton print facility, opened in 2017, after losing a longstanding contract to print local copies of The New York Times. As per the BBJ, “The loss of the New York Times contract was first reported this weekend […]

Boston Globe Media appoints Schwartz social media editor, Opinion

The Boston Globe has tapped Deanna Schwartz to serve as a social media editor of Opinion. Previously, Schwartz was a digital producer. She worked briefly at Bethesda Magazine, a Maryland bi-monthly, and has interned at The Boston Globe and NPR. She was a stringer at The Associated Press and her work has appeared in The […]

Mohammed joins Boston Globe as a health reporter

The Boston Globe has tapped Zeina Mohammed to serve as a health reporter. Recently, Mohammed interned at Politico, where she pitched and filed several stories weekly on climate change, indigenous affairs and education. As a reporting fellow at the Investigative Reporting Workshop, she researched and reported on government and corporate accountability. She interned at Global […]

Boston Globe’s Graham to launch weekly Opinion newsletter

Renée Graham has launched “Outtakes,” her new weekly Opinion newsletter at the Boston Globe. As per Graham’s tweet, the newsletter will include politics, pop culture and personal obsessions.” Graham has been with the Globe since November 2014, serving as its associate editor and columnist for its Op-Ed section. Previously, she worked at the Boston Globe […]

NY Times names Russell New England bureau chief

The following excerpt was sent out from The New York Times’ National editor Jia Lynn Yang, deputy National editor Monica Davey and assistant National editor Abby Goodnough: We are thrilled to announce that Jenna Russell will be our next New England bureau chief. Jenna comes to us from The Boston Globe, where she has worked […]

Boston Globe names Kucinich D.C. bureau chief

The Boston Globe has appointed Jackie Kucinich as Washington  D.C. bureau chief. Recently, Kucinich held the same post at The Daily Beast. Kucinich had been with The Daily Beast for more than seven years. She was a politics reporter at The Washington Post and a politics writer at USA Today. She was a staff writer […]

Boston Globe senior audio producer Harrop departs for WBUR

Katelyn Harrop, senior audio producer at The Boston Globe has left. Harrop tweets: “I’m incredibly grateful for all that I’ve learned over the last year and a half, and for the outstanding colleagues I’ve had the chance to work alongside. I look forward to starting a new chapter on Friday, as I join @WBUR as […]

Washington Post hires Goodwin as Congress reporter

Liz Goodwin will join The Washington Post as a Congress reporter. Goodwin begins on Sept. 26. Recently, Goodwin was at The Boston Globe, where she covered national politics since 2018, recently serving as Washington bureau chief. There, she was part of a team that won the 2020 Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting. She […]

Bardahl joins The Athletic as a staff writer

The Athletic has hired Jayna Bardahl as a staff writer for The Athletic CFB, which provides news on college football. Recently, Bardahl was a sports reporting intern at The Boston Globe. She interned at Enquirer Media and has held various roles at Michigan State University’s student paper The State News, including enterprise reporter, sports editor […]