Arts & Culture

Tracy McAskill, contortionist
January 19, 2011 Slideshow
Tufts graduate students are blending their big top backgrounds with their studies on the Hill.

Tufts' roots, thanks to founding trustee P.T. Barnum, are inextricably bound to the circus. Lately, those roots are showing more than ever. Some...

December 21, 2010 Large Image
Stephan Pennington mines pop tunes for cultural insights

Hate country music? Think Britney Spears should just stop doing it again? Don’t tell Stephan Pennington, at least not unless you have time on your...

December 14, 2010 Large Image
Tisch Library secretary Sophia Cacciola leads a double life on stage in her spy-themed rock band

By day, Sophia Cacciola sits behind a desk as a secretary at Tisch Library. By...

November 30, 2010 Large Image
University of Oxford Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Geneticist Will Succeed Lawrence S. Bacow in Summer 2011

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- Anthony P. Monaco, M.D., Ph.D., pro-vice-chancellor for planning and resources at the University of...

May 10, 2010
Recently rediscovered map reflects past, current environmental issues

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass.-- A rare relief map commissioned more than a century ago by the city of Boston to raise awareness of...