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Alex Erdekian

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Syracuse, NY, United States

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Past articles by Alex:

This Local Company Gets Museum Technology Down to a Fine Art

Founded in 2014 by Western Mass-bred entrepreneur Brendan Ciecko, Cuseum provides digital services and technology to more than 100 museums and cultural institutions, including some in Boston. → Read More

Hot take: Cuffing season is a scam

Is cuffing season actually a thing? Sex and Health columnist Alex Erdekian explores this mystical season and its pros and cons. → Read More

Free condoms, avoiding the freshman 15 are part of a healthy college transition

There are many components to health, and maintaining all of them is extremely important. Learn how to do just that through these tips and university resources. → Read More

A mental health guide for your transition from high school to college

Maintaining mental health is not on the to-do list for most incoming freshmen. Here are some tips to make sure you have a healthy mental transition to college. → Read More

Throwback Thursday: When the First Guests Checked In to the Fairmont Copley Plaza

Rooms had to be booked 16 months in advance. → Read More

Throwback Thursday: The Hottest Day in New England

The all-time record was a 107-degree scorcher in New Bedford on August 2, 1975. → Read More

Tom Brady Is Finally Good Enough for the Brookline Country Club

They made him wait two whole years. → Read More

Travel Splurge: A Voyage on a Yacht Hotel

The Troca One will be docking in marinas throughout New England all summer long. → Read More

Erdekian: How to protect your skin (and prevent skin cancer) this summer

Sex and health columnist Alex Erdekian describes her experience having a dysplastic nevus removed this summer, and breaks down how to track your own skin cancer risk. → Read More

Hang Out with Your Pup at These Dog-Friendly Patios in Boston

Boston-area restaurants like the Automatic, Area Four and more bars and breweries welcome dogs for outdoor dining. Here are the 21 best spots to bring Spot. → Read More

Hang Out with Your Pup at These Dog-Friendly Patios in Boston

Poodles and pugs alike are welcome on the outdoor seating areas of these Boston bars and restaurants. → Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Nantucket’s Hottest New Hotel

The Greydon House combines the feel of a classic island inn with a trendy boutique hotel. → Read More

The Halal Guys Are Coming to Boston

Their signature chicken and rice lands in the Theatre District in July, with five other locations in the works. → Read More

Catch These Free Outdoor Movies in Boston This Summer

From The Notebook to The Little Mermaid. → Read More

National Doughnut Day 2017 Deals Around Boston

From fabulous new flavors to discounted dozens. → Read More

Country Star Eric Paslay Visited Patients at Joslin Diabetes Center

They got a private show before Patriot Fest. → Read More

Don’t Tune Out the Gardner Museum’s New Sound Art Installations

"Listen Hear" now echoes through Ruggles Station, the Back Bay Fens, and Northeastern. → Read More

36 Concerts to Check Out This Fall

Check out concerts headed to Boston this fall, including Bruce Springsteen, Lake Street Dive, Meghan Trainor, Lake Street Dive, Kanye, Adele, and more. → Read More

A Local's Guide to Dorm Shopping in Boston

Heading back to college? Read out guide to dorm shopping in Boston, filled with local stores and other spots perfect for dorm decor. → Read More

Boston's Quidditch Team Is Taking the Sport to New Heights

Meet the Night Riders, Boston's very own summer Quidditch team. This season the competitive Boston Night Riders continue to dominate Major League Quidditch. → Read More