In the World

Jerry Lewis
August 30, 2017
Tufts President Anthony Monaco reflects on the late comedian's role in helping to fund his groundbreaking research

The cover story of the new Tufts Medicine magazine, “...

flood victims wading through water in Houston after Hurricane Harvey
August 29, 2017 Large Image
Coastal cities like Houston are inherently vulnerable to deadly storms and need to be better prepared

When Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas on Aug. 25, it brought winds of 130 miles per hour and torrential rain all along the state’s Gulf...

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...

Kim Jong-Un
August 16, 2017 Large Image
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...