In the World

Noah Wilson-Rich with beehive
November 23, 2015 Large Image
Urban hives can help safeguard the future of food, says a scientist and beekeeper

If you eat food, then you like bees. It’s estimated that one-third of the typical American diet depends on pollination by bees, and absent such...

a devastated street scene in Damascus
November 16, 2015 Large Image
The conflict, already a humanitarian disaster, has turned into an international conflagration affecting the wider world, says Tufts expert

The war in Syria began in March 2011 with peaceful protests against the regime of Bashar al-Assad, but soon became bloody. Now the country faces a...

Vietnam war memorial in Washington
November 9, 2015 Large Image
One Tufts family’s quest to get a Veterans Day bill through Congress

Even on YouTube, it gives you chills: a plaintive siren wails and people stop in their tracks, cars pull over on crowded highways, and the entire...

children with moms
November 5, 2015 Large Image
Tufts has joined forces with a family support agency to promote good parenting skills, reduce stress and make homes more nurturing

Since 1998 a large team from the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development has been helping to chart the course for...

November 3, 2015

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (November 3, 2015)— Tufts University's Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service will...