In the World

photo illustration of north Korean dictator Kim Jong-un
April 5, 2017 Large Image
Kim Jong-un is often characterized as a spoiled buffoon. But could the North Korean leader be as cunning as he is ruthless?

Kim Jong-un, the 32-year-old supreme leader of North Korea, is well known for his love of a good time—partying with the former NBA star Dennis...

illustration of person juggling food items
March 31, 2017 Large Image
Plan your meals, donate to the hungry, love your leftovers and much more

How should we all combat food waste locally? Here are some things you can do to make the most of the groceries you bring home and cut back on what...

Jennifer Bailey at Tufts
March 28, 2017 Large Image
Two former participants are hard at work protecting the earth and its people

Jennifer Bailey, A09, walked through the U.S. Senate cafeteria on Capitol Hill in January 2015, alongside a rabbi and a Buddhist monk. They and...

Christine Herbes-Sommers at her film studio
March 27, 2017 Large Image
A new documentary by Christine Herbes-Sommers, F71, takes on the challenges America faces as more people live longer

A century ago, the average American lived to be just 47 years old. Now, residents of the United States make it to 78 on average, and those lucky...

James Stavridis at Tufts
March 24, 2017 Large Image
The dean of the Fletcher School talks about what he learned from reading great books

Leadership is an art, not a science. Its fundamentals are not found in books, however brilliant they may be. Good leadership begins with the gifts...