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William Holquist in a 2016 Tufts football game
August 29, 2017 Large Image
William Holmquist, A17, won a spot as placekicker for the Division 1 Blue Devils as a redshirt senior

William Holmquist took on several challenges while becoming one of the best kickers in the history of the Tufts University football program. The...

illustration of woman with placards
August 23, 2017 Large Image
Through my nomadic childhood, I thought of Syria as home. Now I find myself protesting in the U.S.—and fitting right in

I left Syria when I was 3, long before the current conflict. Because my father worked with the United Nations, I lived in Sudan, Yemen, Saudi...

August 16, 2017
As the U.S. and North Korea trade fighting words, Fletcher’s Sung-Yoon Lee examines the risks behind the rhetoric

North Korea appears to be pulling back from its plan to strike areas around the U.S. territory of Guam. But tensions remain high between the rogue...

Tufts University is among the top institutions in the world for influencing innovation.
August 9, 2017 Large Image

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Aug. 9, 2017) – Tufts University is among the top institutions in the world for influencing innovation, according to an...

Moon Duchin addresses gerrymandering conference
August 7, 2017 Large Image
Tufts University conference gathers mathematicians, educators, political scientists, and legal experts to promote fair electoral districting practices

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Aug. 7, 2017) –National experts in mathematics, law, politics, and voting rights are gathering at Tufts University this...