Health & Science

August 8, 2017
USDA administrators will speak about research and funding priorities at August 15 event

The HNRCA will host “A Washington Perspective: The Importance of Nutrition and Aging Research” on Aug. 15, featuring senior USDA officials who are...

Associate Professor Valencia Joyner Koomson, right, is technical program co-chair of the event
August 3, 2017 Large Image
IEEE Midwest Circuits and Systems Symposium to feature industry leaders

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE (August 3, 2017) – More than 500 technology leaders from 39 countries, including experts on cyber and hardware security, will...

Photo of two children holding apples in their hands.
August 1, 2017 Large Image
New study examines how branding and prices influence children's decisions about snack purchases

BOSTON (Aug. 1, 2017)—What determines how children decide to spend their cash on snacks? A new study shows that children’s experience with money...

Joyce Valencia Koomson at Tufts
July 28, 2017
The Midwest Circuits and Systems Symposium is expected to draw more than 500 engineers to the Medford/Somerville campus August 6-9

Tufts University is academic host and co-sponsor of the 2017 IEEE Midwest Circuits and Systems Symposium...

Right whales in the ocean
July 27, 2017 Large Image
Rosalind Rolland, V84, studies right whales, trying to bring them back from the brink of extinction

It was an ordinary day in 2007 when Rosalind Rolland, V84, a senior scientist at the New England Aquarium, got a call from USA Today ...