Tufts in the News

Mar 18, 2018
Brainless Embryos Suggest Bioelectricity Guides Growth
Biologist Michael Levin comments on his research suggesting that understanding the electrical communication between cells in embryos might be used to “normalize development or support regeneration in the treatment of disease or injury.”
Mar 18, 2018
White House firings signal Trump's most hawkish era yet on North Korea and Iran
Fletcher’s Daniel Drezner comments on the recent firings within President Donald Trump’s cabinet and their resulting consequences.
Mar 17, 2018
Firing of Andrew McCabe: How will people in the intelligence and security communities react?
Fletcher Dean James Stavrisis discusses the implications of the firing of Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe on the intelligence and security communities.
Mar 16, 2018
Scholastic Art & Writing winners explore imagination — and the world - The Boston Globe
SMFA at Tufts Dean Nancy Bauer and James Glaser, dean of the School of Arts and Sciences, comment on this year’s Boston Globe Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, a partnership with the SMFA at Tufts. The artwork will be displayed on the Medford/Somerville campus.

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

Afghan native Abuzar Royesh, A16, receives funding for graduate degree at Stanford, hoping to reform governance in his home country
Jumbos take home second straight N.E. Div. III championship


Sophomores Gillian O’Connor and Allison Tilton combined on a six-hit shutout as the Jumbos won on March 19

Returning New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Player of the Year Nick Falkson, A18, was selected as NESCAC’s first Player of the Week for the new season