Tufts in the News

Jun 20, 2017
This Common Butterfly Has an Extraordinary Sex Life
Biologist Sara Lewis discusses the biochemical complexity of insect spermatophores, an edible nuptial gift consisting of nutrients that is transferred to females by males during copulation.
Jun 20, 2017
S. Korea summit dynamics likely changed ‘quite a bit’
Fletcher School expert Sung-Yoon Lee talks about how the death of Otto Warmbier, an American student who had been imprisoned for a year by North Korea, may impact an upcoming summit between President Donald Trump and the newly-elected president of South Korea.
Jun 19, 2017
When Navy ships collide, there is virtually always human error involved
Fletcher School Dean James Stavridis talks about the collision between the USS Fitzgerald and a container ship, which killed seven sailors.
Jun 19, 2017
Aid Workers Face An Underreported Sexual Violence Crisis
Nutrition researcher Dyan Mazurana writes this piece about a Tufts study that found a high level of unreported sexual violence amongst humanitarian aid workers.

Ask the Expert

Jessica Zorge, the wildlife program assistant at Tufts Wildlife Clinic who handles calls from the public during wild baby season, responds
Cailin Heinze, a veterinary nutritionist at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center, responds

In Brief

Many dentists’ websites contain inaccurate information about treating temporal mandibular disorders (TMDs)
Soybean consumption may be beneficial for some women with breast cancer

Sports

Field hockey player and recent Tufts graduate Annie Artz was selected as a is a member of the 2017 CoSIDA Academic All-America Division III At-Large Teams

Tyler Olney, men's lacrosse player and recent graduate, was selected as a member of the 2017 CoSIDA Academic All-America Division III At-Large Team