In the World

Masha Gordon at the South Pole
December 16, 2016 Large Image
Masha Gordon, F98, summited the highest peaks of all seven continents and skied the last stretch to the North and South poles in record time

Masha Gordon, F98, failed gym class as a girl and never thought of herself as an athlete. But about eight years ago, while on maternity leave from...

Exterior photo of Fletcher School in spring
December 15, 2016
Students can now pursue a joint degree in transatlantic affairs, a Ph.D. in economics and policy, or a dual degree in international law

The Fletcher School has established two new joint-degree programs—a master’s in transatlantic affairs with the College of Europe and a Ph.D. in...

December 14, 2016 Large Image

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE (Dec. 14, 2016) – Kelly M. Greenhill, Ph.D., a political science professor in the School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts...

1916 Tufts football squad
December 12, 2016 Large Image
The Tufts gridiron squad featured two black players, and a determination to stave off opponents

This fall marks the hundredth anniversary of one of the most storied and important football seasons in Tufts history. As the 1916 campaign got...

parched soil in drought conditions
December 12, 2016 Large Image
The Fletcher School is launching a center to offer expert policy analysis and advice for nations implementing the Paris Agreement

Countries around the world have pledged to do something to stave off the worst effects of climate change, but many of them need help figuring out...