Olga Khvan

Assistant Digital Editor

Olga Khvan is a graduate of Boston University, where after a brief stint on the pre-med track, she pursued a dual degree in print journalism and art history. Before becoming a contributor, she started at Boston as a digital intern and is also a former USA TODAY collegiate correspondent. She enjoys photography, art by Gustav Klimt, writing by Milan Kundera, and above all, a good show put on by the likes of Local Natives, Geographer, and The xx.

Olga Khvan'S latest stories

Who's Repping Massachusetts at the 2015 Emmy Awards?

Louis C.K. alone is nominated in seven categories this year.

Here's What to Expect from Kristen Kish's Return to Boston on 36 Hours

Plus: The New York Times has a revised itinerary for a weekend in our city.

The BPL Foundation Announces a New Executive Director

Lisa Bevilaqua comes with 18 years of experience at the Gardner, NEAQ, BMC, and MFA.

Here's What You Missed at Mindy Kaling's Chat with Atul Gawande

She's writing a movie—but 'it's not like a Star Wars spin-off or anything.'

Bureo Makes Skateboards from Recycled Fishing Nets

A Northeastern grad and two friends started the company to prevent ocean plastic pollution.

Boston Calling Now Has a Festival App

With up-to-date info, a customizable schedule, and more.

Mark Wahlberg Will Host an Event for Pope Francis in Philly

The actor is a devout Catholic.

Somerville Is Throwing a 'Pity Party'

It's a communal wallowing experience with sad music, love-letter writing, ice cream, and more.

The New Miss America Thinks Tom Brady 'Definitely Cheated'

Deflategate was one of the controversial topics addressed during the Q&A segment.

Unofficial 'Mindy Kaling Day' Is Coming Up

With a new season of The Mindy Project, a new book, and an appearance in Back Bay.