In the World

illustration of couple and hearts
April 27, 2012
Wayne Altman, an associate professor of family medicine at Tufts School of Medicine, gives us his prescription

As a family physician, I have the privilege of caring for couples who have been together for several decades. I often take the opportunity to ask...

Susan Hampton Auriemma at her home
April 19, 2012 Large Image
After a near-tragic accident, a mom fights to require rearview cameras on autos

Her whole town knows her as the Woman Who Ran Over Her Daughter. And Susan Hampton Auriemma, J90, is OK with that. By telling her story to anyone...

A Tufts runner getting a spray of water
April 17, 2012 Slideshow
On a day with record-setting temperatures, the Tufts Marathon Team went the distance

It seemed more like summer than spring in Hopkinton, Mass., the starting point for the 116th Boston Marathon on April 16. With temperatures...

Simon Rosenberg, A85, with panelist Leslie Ogden, A12
April 10, 2012 Large Image
At the “Renewing Our Democracy” forum, panelists suggest ways to increase voter power

Unfair and outdated election laws are at the core of many problems with American democracy today, four panelists told a Tufts audience at a forum...

April 6, 2012

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. – Tufts University will present developmental economist Muhammad Yunus, winner of the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize, in...