Tufts in the News

Jun 29, 2015
What happened the last time South Carolina debated the Confederate flag? Hate, but also hope
Dean James Glaser of the School of Arts & Sciences co-authors this piece on the history of the controversy surrounding the Confederate flag in South Carolina.
Jun 23, 2015
Why it’s now time to take down a symbol of white supremacy
History Professor Peniel Joseph explains why it is past time to lower the Confederate Flag in South Carolina.
Jun 18, 2015
Inkjet printing with silk used to create bacteria-sensing gloves
Tufts engineers at Fiorenzo Omenetto's laboratory are doing innovative work with silk-based inks, which have a number of life-saving applications.
Jun 12, 2015
Don't Stop Worrying About Cholesterol
Nutrition expert Alice Lichtenstein writes about the danger of high levels of bad cholesterol.

Ask the Expert

Elizabeth Rozanski, an emergency and critical care veterinarian at Cummings School, offers her advice for keeping your dog safe
Claire Sharp, a faculty advisor to the Pet Loss Support Hotline at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, offers advice

In Brief

Softball’s Allyson Fournier named Honda DIII Athlete of the Year for record second time
Tufts ranks ninth among Division III schools in Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings

Sports

Mitchell Black has been named to the 2015 Capital One Academic All-America Division III Track & Field/Cross Country First Team