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Writing about Boston and Cambridge, Massachusetts—the entrepreneurship scene, the colleges that call it home, and more.


The Punch That Took Two Lives

21 years ago, Joe Donovan initiated a tragic chain of events with a brutish act of machismo. But should he be in jail for life?


The Marathon, One Year Later 

Sports and Entertainment Expert — Michael Nadeau


Ironically, last year was the first time — as a Bostonian — I’d ever really gotten…


Boston made me who I am today.


I found out about the bombings not through Facebook or a text, but from a colleague in Canada.


Baseball: America’s Past, Present and Future

Growing up with the MLB


Baseball is America’s pastime the first sport to make a name for our country. Being raised in…


Javier’s Story

Facing Life: I Will Never Give Up!


“Blessed is the man who has patience and perseveres”… Daniel 12.12


April 15, 2013. Boston. 

Notes on the marathon bombing.


One year ago, I penned all I had left in me. The city was in distress, my neighborhood was on lockdown, and…


Spotting the Next Innovation District 

How to stay ahead in tech’s race for space in Boston 


Where will the local tech community grow next? The idea that…


MARATHON REPORTING

INTERVIEW: The Boston Globe’s Jenna Russell and Scott Helman on dropping everything for their epic new book on the bombing


WEEKEND WARRIORS

Anatomy of a Charter School Battleground


By Chris Faraone


TUESDAY, MARCH 25


Spring Events | 5 Fun Things to Do In Boston

CampusTap Blog


Gray skies, freezing rain, 20 mph hours—that’s right—it’s springtime in Boston! You’ve probably been…


Hometown Loyalty

Day 33


Anyone who has ever known me personally, acknowledged my presence, or uttered a single word to me understands that I am the least athletic person to…


A KANSAN’S GUIDE TO BOSTON (SO FAR)


1. IT WILL SNOW EVERY WEEK.

I actually do not remember a week in Boston, that I have not been met with Snow. It snows so often


Freshman Year Experience: Boston Conservatory

CampusTap Blog


As my first semester at the Broadway School comes to a close, I’ve realized that there has been many a…


Emailing Chet Curtis

A small connection to a larger-than-life Bostonian


Cloudy, cold and rainy just seems like the perfect weather for a funeral.


It’s Fun to Ride on the MBTA

Rules for Using Boston’s Transit System


Rules for Using Boston’s Transit System by one who knows.


The Internet of (Javascript) Things

Announcing Rough Draft Ventures’ investment in Technical Machine and Tessel.


This is an Arduino.

Friends Make Better Recommendations

Announcing Rough Draft Ventures’ investment in Side


The day was Monday June 3rd, and Nithin Tumma, James Ruben, and Neel…


A Grandma in Your Pocket

Announcing Rough Draft Ventures’ investment in Nightingale


Forgetting to take your vitamin in the morning might seem like a harmless…


United We Stand

Announcing Rough Draft Ventures’ investment in Mark43


This isn’t your average investment announcement in so many ways.


The Future of Fundraising

Announcing Rough Draft Ventures’ investment in Valet.io.


Every day, 10.7 million Americans go to work in the non-profit sector. The…


Thank you.

On big decisions and the next two years.


Today I have the honor to announce a major step in my life—after several months of applications and a few weeks of…


The Coder-Designer-Student.


I’m a computer science major—I entered Harvard knowing I wanted to focus on computer science, and I’ve loved my experience in the CS department. Somewhere along…


What's the startup scene at Harvard?


As I finish this semester, I thought it might be valuable to shed some light into the unique entrepreneurship scene at Harvard. It can be clichéd, but…

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Writing about Boston and Cambridge, Massachusetts—the entrepreneurship scene, the colleges that call it home, and more.

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