Tufts in the News

May 26, 2017
Tweaking the Tiny Electrical Charges Inside Cells Can Fight Infection
Biologist Michael Levin led research on the ability of an electrical current to change the ability of cells to fight infection in tadpoles.
May 25, 2017
The people who talk like birds
Psychologist Aniruddh Patel is quoted in this article about the discovery that more than 70 groups around the world can communicate through whistling, revealing how the human brain decodes signals.
May 25, 2017
The Class of 2017 Will Never Forget These Celebrity Commencement Speeches
This commencement roundup includes excerpts from and video of Kenya Barris's 2017 commencement address at Tufts.
May 25, 2017
Want to Lose Weight? Here's How, Says Science
This article about sustaining weight loss includes a quote from nutrition expert Susan Roberts on realistic diet plans.

Ask the Expert

Cailin Heinze, a veterinary nutritionist at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center, responds
Chelsea Reinhard, the Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Resident at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts, says here’s what cat owners need to know

In Brief

Faculty and staff recognized for contributions to the Tufts community
The Department of Integrative Physiology and Pathobiology's Museum School retreat


Women's cross country and track & field member Brittany Bowman qualified to compete in the 10,000 meter run at the 2017 NCAA Division III Outdoor Championships

Eleven members of the Tufts men's outdoor track & field team will compete at the 2017 NCAA Division III Championships