Tufts in the News

May 2, 2018
10 years after, Cyclone Nargis still holds lessons for Myanmar
Professor of the Practice and Director of the Feinstein International Center Gregory Gottlieb reflects on the 10 year anniversary of Cyclone Nargis, which devastated areas of Myanmar, and how the Myanmar government’s reluctance to work with international partners and relief organizations could put its people at future risk.
Apr 30, 2018
Does your pooch really need Prozac?
Cummings School Professor Emeritus Nicholas Dodman comments in this article examining the practice of medicating pets for mental health issues and whether pets need such drugs.
Apr 30, 2018
Facebook’s Privacy Changes Leave Developers Steaming
Fletcher’s Bhaskar Chakravorti is quoted regarding Facebook’s historically difficult relationship with developers.
Apr 27, 2018
Meet six talented art-school grads
SMFA graduate students Kimberly Barnes’ sound installation and Keegan Shiner’s performance art are featured in this overview of graduating Boston-area master’s students.

Ask the Expert

Sheldon Rowan, a scientist at the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts, explains
Chris Whittier, V97, research assistant professor of conservation medicine at Cummings School, explains

In Brief

Moon Duchin and Aniruddh Patel get the awards on the heels of recent Guggenheim honors
Computer science professor will lead the NSF policymaking board, which she has been on since 2008, for the next two years

Sports

The Jumbos defeated Ithaca College, 18-11, in the NCAA third round May 12 at Bello Field. They next play Wesleyan on May 16

By winning its eighth NESCAC title, the Jumbos earned an automatic berth to the 2018 NCAA Division III Championship