In the World

child getting dental instructions from dental student
April 27, 2017 Large Image
At this Boston elementary school, cleanings, fluoride and fillings are available just down the hall, thanks to Tufts dental students

“I’m a rock star!” declares Lucy, the pint-sized patient, as she dons a pair of black-and-white oversized sunglasses and prepares to have her...

view of Indianapolis, Indiana
April 26, 2017 Large Image
Social media analysis finds happiness in Indianapolis and not so much in Newark

Half of the people on the planet live in cities, so we decided to find out whether urban residents are happy and whether some cities are more...

Sarah Bowley examining cow embryos
April 13, 2017 Large Image
Bovine IVF program at Tufts Ambulatory Service enables New England farmers to propagate their best milkers and maintain a steady revenue stream

With the speed and accuracy of a video gamer, veterinarian Kevin Lindell uses a vacuum wand to snatch up unfertilized eggs from 2,000-pound Tavia...

100k students
April 13, 2017 Large Image
Annual competition celebrates innovation and entrepreneurship across Tufts community

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (April 13, 2017) -- A group developing an accessible headset to diagnose and monitor glaucoma, an enterprise that...

Virginia “Ginny” Cornyn
April 12, 2017 Large Image
The Fletcher School’s Leadership Equality and Diversity certificate program offers a series of workshops aimed at enlisting all genders to shatter the glass ceiling

During her 40-year career, Virginia “Ginny” Cornyn, F63, was often the only woman in the room. And then there were the times when she wasn’t even...