Fall 2013

Fall 2013

About Us

SurviveandThriveBoston.com is the home for the multimedia reporting projects of the Cross-media Capstone class in Journalism. Students in this capstone class are all graduate students in the final semesters of their Emerson College Journalism program. The stories in these projects focus on the people, communities, organizations and trends that survive and thrive in Boston today. They are aimed to engage everyone, but particularly people under the age of 35.

Boston is starting to look a bit greener. Learn what changes are taking place city-wide.

Find out about key challenges and trends in applying Big Data to health care.

How Boston may have the key to solving food insecurity.

Defenders of urban wildlife nurse small mammals back to health.

Women are starting beauty businesses in and around Boston.