Contributors

Laura Ferguson is a senior writer at Tufts who regularly contributes to Tufts Now and supports other communication projects.  Prior to Tufts, she was manager of the Harvard Gazette at Harvard University.

Julie Flaherty is a senior writer and editor at Tufts and editor of Tufts Nutrition. Previously, she was Boston bureau manager for the New York Times and a freelance writer for several Boston-area publications.

Elizabeth Gehrman, a frequent contributor to Tufts magazines, is a freelance writer based in Buffalo, New York.

Sol Gittleman is a columnist for Tufts Magazine and the Alice and Nathan Gantcher University Professor at Tufts. He is a former provost and has been a professor of German, Judaic studies, and biblical literature.

Steffan Hacker is a multimedia producer for Tufts University Communications and Marketing. He's also worked as a photographer and multimedia producer for Habitat for Humanity International.

Courtney Hollands is deputy editor of Tufts publications and editor of Tufts Medicine. Previously, she was editor-in-chief of Culture, a national consumer magazine focused on cheese, and the senior lifestyle editor at Boston magazine.

Beth Horning is an editor-at-large for Tufts magazines. Previously, she was an associate editor at MIT Technology Review.

Monica Jimenez is the editor of One Tufts and Tufts Magazine's Connect section and a writer at Tufts. Previously, she was a reporter for the Somerville Journal, the Arlington Advocate, and other Boston-area newspapers.

Lisa LaPoint is assistant director of public relations at Tufts. She has also worked in book publishing, most recently as a publicist for Harvard University Press.

Taylor McNeil is deputy editor for news at Tufts, overseeing Tufts Now. Previously, he was the editor of Tufts Journal, and the editor of Bostonia, Boston University's alumni magazine.

Anna Miller is the staff photographer for Tufts University Communications and Marketing. Previously, she was the staff photographer for a local nonprofit, as well as a freelance photojournalist and multimedia producer.

Alonso Nichols is the chief of photography for Tufts University Communications and Marketing. His photographs have appeared in the Boston Globe, the Wall Street Journal, and the Chronicle of Higher Education, among other publications.

Helene Ragovin is a senior writer at Tufts and editor of Tufts Dental Medicine. Before Tufts, she was a newspaper editor and reporter.

Genevieve Rajewski is a senior writer at Tufts and the editor of Cummings Veterinary Medicine. She has also covered animals, science, and more as a freelance writer for publications such as the Smithsonian, the Washington Post Magazine, and the Boston Globe.

Heather Stephenson is a senior writer at Tufts and editor of Fletcher Magazine. She has reported from Europe, Asia, and Africa, and was previously editor-in-chief and publisher at the Appalachian Mountain Club and an editor at Our Bodies Ourselves.

Francis Storrs is editor-in-chief of Tufts magazines. Before joining the university, he was deputy editor of the Boston Globe Magazine, and a senior editor and a writer at Boston magazine.  

John Wolfson is editorial director of Tufts publications and editor-in-chief of Tufts Magazine. Before joining the university, he was editor-in-chief of Boston magazine.