Tufts in the News

Mar 22, 2018
Thousands to march in U.S. gun protests, but will they vote?
CIRCLE's Kei Kawashima-Ginsberg comments on whether Saturday’s student march to protest for stricter gun laws will translate to a larger turnout among young, first-time voters in the upcoming midterm elections.
Mar 22, 2018
Youth may be found in a healthy calorie-restricted diet
HNRCA researchers collaborated on a study that found that cutting calories by 15 percent can protect against age-related diseases and slow the aging process.
Mar 21, 2018
Opioid-related HIV cases spike in Lowell
"It is alarming. It's frightening. It's perhaps the tip of the iceberg," says TUSM's Thomas Stopka on the rise of opioid-related HIV cases in Lowell, Massachusetts, most likely due to the use of dirty needles.
Mar 21, 2018
Was Cambridge Analytica a digital Svengali or snake-oil salesman?
Political scientist Eitan Hersh is quoted in this article exploring Cambridge Analytica's role in voter mirco-targeting during the 2016 presidential election.

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