Student Reporting

West Roxbury’s LIVESTRONG continues to help cancer patients


Despite Lance Armstrong’s negative publicity for using performance-enhancing drugs while competing in international cycling events, cancer patients at LIVESTRONG at the YMCA in West Roxbury still appreciate his commitment to improving their lives.  The story, “West Roxbury’s LIVESTRONG at the Y thrives despite Armstrong’s fall,” was reported by journalism student Olivia Taggart in the West Roxbury edition of’s “Your Town.”  Taggart is a student in Lisa Chedekel’s “Reporting for Your Town” class. Read the story.>>