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Jacob Seitz
Jacob Seitz is originally from Central Ohio and resides in Cambridge. He is currently a staff writer at The Beacon, having previously served as Assistant Express Editor. He was previously Assistant Editor of The Record, the student newspaper at Antioch College in Yellow Springs, OH. He has covered The Women’s March, The Straight Pride Parade, and has reported on the Massachusetts State House for the Beacon. He led The Beacon’s coverage of Emerson College’s acquisition of Marlboro College, and has been published in The Brattleboro Commons in Brattleboro, Vt.

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Jacob Seitz, Staff Writer

Nov 12, 2020
The Complete history of the Marlboro Merger (Story)
Nov 08, 2020
Gallery: Washington D.C. celebrates Biden’s presidential victory (Story)
Sep 19, 2020
Mail-in voting is still not accessible for everyone (Story/Media)
Jul 24, 2020
Marlboro College campus sold for significantly less than original valuation, new documents show (Story)
Jul 24, 2020
Turmoil over racism allegations toward Marlboro College buyer continues after Emerson finalizes merger (Story)
Jul 23, 2020
Emerson finalizes Marlboro merger (Story)
Jul 20, 2020
Emerson-Marlboro deal approved by Vermont Attorney General after eight months (Story)
Jul 17, 2020
Vermont Attorney General cannot stop Marlboro campus sale amid allegations of racism against buyer (Story)
Jul 04, 2020
Newly publicized Emerson-Marlboro transfer agreement reveals new details of proposed merger (Story)
Jul 04, 2020
Marlboro Alumni condemn campus sale amid reports of racism at Democracy Builders (Story)
Jun 27, 2020
Emerson-Marlboro deal waiting for AG approval (Story)
Jun 14, 2020
Incoming first-year students look towards an altered first semester at college (Story)
Jun 14, 2020
Marlboro students to lose financial options if they defer entry for fall semester (Story)
Jun 03, 2020
Here’s a timeline showing how protests stayed peaceful in Boston (Story)
Jun 01, 2020
Pelton releases statement addressing nationwide outcry over George Floyd killing (Media)
Jun 01, 2020
Violence erupts near Boston campus as police and protesters clash (Story)
May 31, 2020
Timeline shows how Boston became a war zone (Story/Media)
May 28, 2020
Emerson, Marlboro strike “provisional agreement” on acquisition (Story)
May 20, 2020
College announces emergency relief applications (Story)
May 20, 2020
College looking at mix of in-person and remote learning for fall semester (Story)
May 20, 2020
Pelton hopes to make fall semester announcement in next two weeks (Story)
May 16, 2020
Emerson to receive $22 million in Marlboro merger (Story)
May 10, 2020
Cut Short (Story)
Apr 24, 2020
Farewell Column: If this is it, it’s been a hell of a ride (Story)
Apr 23, 2020
Boston-based realty group to take point on sale of Marlboro campus (Story)
Apr 13, 2020
Incident Journal: two firearm-related incidents, cannabis paraphernalia found in elevator lobby (Story)
Apr 09, 2020
Incident Journal: Unknown person hijacks Zoom class, graffiti found outside of 172 Tremont (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
Marlboro merger still on track as COVID-19 pandemic disrupts life (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Incident Journal: Trespassing, drug paraphernalia confiscated in LB (Story)
Mar 27, 2020
Incident Journal: Drug paraphernalia confiscated during move-out (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Emerson-Marlboro merger still on track despite growing opposition (Story)
Mar 16, 2020
Marlboro students say a premature goodbye to Potash Hill (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Marlboro to close dorms, transition classes online (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Marlboro preparing for spring break delays (Story)
Mar 08, 2020
College bans travel to five countries amid COVID-19 fears (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Marlboro updating Title IX policies months ahead of proposed merger (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
Incident Journal: 4 elevator trappings, no fun for Norman (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
Marlboro College Selectboard to restrict access to detailed Meeting minutes (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Vandalism strikes Piano Row for the second time (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Incident Journal: Pickpocket, fire alarm in Piano Row (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
Emerson courts Marlboro students with tour on Valentine’s Day (Story)
Feb 12, 2020
Marlboro students subject to Emerson College tuition increase (Story)
Feb 12, 2020
Incident Journal: More graffiti, clothes stolen (Story)
Feb 08, 2020
Proposed merger between Marlboro and Emerson College on “expedited” track (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
No date set for Marlboro working group presentation (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
A look at the state of the Marlboro merger (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Marlboro still has restricted assets four months before the proposed merger (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Marlboro signs three new transfer agreements (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Incident Journal: Vandalism in LB, outside of Union Bank (Story)
Jan 15, 2020
The stigma of moving on from non-monogamous relationships (Story)
Jan 08, 2020
Marlboro College Alumni Association disapproves of proposed merger with Emerson (Story)
Jan 08, 2020
Emerson College will not cover housing cost difference for Marlboro students (Story)
Dec 21, 2019
New financial documents detail Marlboro College operated in the red for years (Story)
Dec 02, 2019
Severe weather delays classes until 10 a.m. (Story)
Dec 01, 2019
College prepares for winter storm, reopens dorms early (Story)
Nov 23, 2019
Marlboro College community members scheduled to visit Emerson (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
Marlboro requires $200 million to keep campus open (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
College hires new Deputy Title IX Coordinator and Investigator (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Pelton addresses student concerns in Marlboro campus visit (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
Pelton arrives on Marlboro campus (Story)
Nov 19, 2019
Emerson College president to visit Marlboro campus Wednesday (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Tight knit community on Potash Hill bound by physical space (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Marlboro Town Meeting addresses students’ concerns for future of campus (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
A brief history of Marlboro College (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
What we know and what we don’t about the Emerson-Marlboro merger (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Marines release suspect’s name in Hollis homicide investigation (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
FBI review details 10 percent rise in rape reports in Massachusetts (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
Suspect identified in Hollis homicide, WBZ reports (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Summer Incident Journal: Thousands of dollars in construction equipment stolen (Story)
Sep 03, 2019
172 Tremont opens with new collaborative student spaces (Story)
Aug 31, 2019
Tensions flare during Boston’s Straight Pride Parade (Story)
Aug 22, 2019
Straight Pride Parade Passing Emerson on Move-In Weekend (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
Housing portal crashes on first day of suite selection (Story)
Apr 08, 2019
Gov. Baker signs conversion therapy ban into law for minors (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Republican org leaders praise free speech executive order (Story)
Mar 16, 2019
Hundreds of students strike for climate change reform at State House (Story)
Feb 10, 2019
Social Justice Center names WLP professor as executive director (Story)
Feb 09, 2019
Students reflect on crisis in Venezuela at #TrendingTopic event (Story)
Jan 27, 2019
Students to vote on $100,000 for student access (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
Harvard Divinity School reverend named as new spiritual life director (Story)
Nov 08, 2018
Talk the Vote Brings Local Politicians, Officials to Emerson (Story)
Oct 14, 2018
Increase in on-campus sex crimes might signal more reporting (Story)
Oct 06, 2018
Emerson student leads march through Boston against Kavanaugh (Story)
Sep 30, 2018
Emerson honors Norman Lear with sculpture, scholarship (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
College launches campaign to boost student voting numbers (Story)
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