Eric Randall

Eric Randall


Eric joined Boston's digital team in 2012 after getting his start in web journalism at The Atlantic Wire, a sister site to The Atlantic Magazine in Washington, D.C. He is a native of Hingham and a graduate of Yale University where he studied history, wrote for The Yale Daily News, and introduced west coast transplants to the wonders of Dunkin Donuts.

Eric Randall'S latest stories

Throwback Thursday

When Harvard invented football.

Harvard Sued Over Affirmative Action

An Asian-American student claims he wasn't admitted because of the university's consideration of race in admissions.

Patriots Fans <3 One Direction

StubHub data reveals our unique musical tastes.

Necessary Twitter Shaming from the Fire Department

Don't block hydrants with your car.

Why Judges Hate Moving Trials

There's a long history that explains their unwillingness to relocate Tsarnaev and Hernandez.

Curt Schilling's Twitter War

The former pitcher engaged in a long internet argument about evolution.

Boston Scores an A+ for LGBT Equality

HRC ranked American cities on their support for LGBT residents. Boston aced the test.

It's Hard Being a College Newspaper

BU's student newspaper shows that the route to a solvent digital future isn't always an easy one.

'The Newsroom' Aired Its Marathon Episode

It featured a predictable amount of media opining.

Uber's Surge Pricing Makes People Mad—Again

A death on the Red Line gave Uber's critics cause to complain.