Health & Science

Danielle Nierenberg
March 22, 2017 Large Image
Danielle Nierenberg, N01, founder of Food Tank, forges unlikely alliances in an effort to feed the world. She brings her cause to Tufts on April 1

Danielle Nierenberg, N01, could see smart ways that we could feed the hungry, fight obesity and still preserve the environment. She just needed a...

medical students celebrating their residency match notices
March 21, 2017 Large Image
Match Day 2017 found some Tufts medical students happily planning solo trips across the country, and some couples breathing a sigh of relief because they’ll be able to stay together

For fourth-year medical students Bryan Walker and Ali McFarland, the approach of Match Day on March 17 was nerve-wracking. It is the same for...

Stanley Gershoff in 1990
March 17, 2017 Large Image
He was an early adopter of the idea that research could drive policy to help people

Stanley N. Gershoff, the first dean of the nutrition school at Tufts and the matchmaker behind its unique marriage of science and policy for the...

Kenya Barris
March 15, 2017 Large Image
Film and TV writer and producer is among seven honorary degree recipients

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 15, 2017) – Award-winning television writer, creator, director, showrunner, executive producer, and feature film...

a crying baby
March 8, 2017 Video
As infants get older, cries can communicate more than just discomfort or hunger

The Tufts video series Ever Wonder features faculty and other experts answering questions for the...