Ultramarathoner Scott Jurek joins Harvard on the Move; Emerald Lounge opens at the Revere

Scott Jurek (left) and Chris McDougall are introduced to Harvard on the Move runners on Wednesday. (Stephanie Mitchell/ Harvard)
Scott Jurek (left) and Chris McDougall are introduced to Harvard on the Move runners on Wednesday. (Stephanie Mitchell/ Harvard)

Scott Jurek, author of “Eat and Run: My Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon Greatness,” and “Born to Run” author (and Harvard grad) Chris McDougall had a nice run with barefoot running expert and Harvard professor Daniel Lieberman and members of the group Harvard on the Move before Jurek and McDougall’s talk at the Brattle Theatre on Wednesday. ... Sometime singer Aubrey O’Day, New England Revolution players Shalrie Joseph and Khano Smith, former Celtic Walter McCarty, and Julie Pierce (Paul Pierce’s wife) were some of the names at the opening party for Emerald Lounge at the new Revere Hotel on Thursday night.

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