Tufts in the News

Nov 24, 2017
Lead poisoning deaths up in New Hampshire loons despite law
Cummings Professor Mark Pokras collaborated on a study that investigated the deadly impact lead fishing tackle has on loon populations.
Nov 24, 2017
Historic turnout of young voters in Virginia election poses problem for Republicans
This article includes data from a CIRCLE analysis of exit polls from recent elections in Virginia and New Jersey.
Nov 22, 2017
AP Explains: The search for Argentina’s missing submarine
This article on a missing Argentine submarine quotes Rockford Weitz, director of The Fletcher School's Maritime Studies Program.
Nov 21, 2017
Restoring North Korea to Terrorism Blacklist Dims Hopes for Talks
Fletcher expert Sung-Yoon Lee comments on President Trump re-designating North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism.

Ask the Expert

Lisa Freeman, J86, V91, N96, head of the veterinary nutrition service at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center, fills us in
Alicia Romano, N10, a registered dietitian at the Frances Stern Nutrition Center at Tufts Medical Center, explains

In Brief

At Tufts School of Medicine since 1972, he led national efforts to analyze and improve physicians’ decision-making
The Tufts Community Appeal, which runs through December, is a way for faculty and staff to contribute to many worthy causes

Sports

Three Tufts women's soccer players were selected to the 2017 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division III Women's All-New England Region Teams.

The 2017 fall Tufts sports teams placed 79 student-athletes on the NESCAC All-Academic Teams