In the World

Sean Callahan at Tufts
November 6, 2017 Large Image
Tufts alum Sean Callahan, head of Catholic Relief Services, describes how religion aids humanitarian efforts

Religion can be a powerful convening force, bringing people together to combat poverty and other social ills, said Sean Callahan, A82, F88, A21P,...

Gregory Gottlieb at Tufts
November 2, 2017 Large Image
Three questions with Gregory Gottlieb, the new director of the Feinstein International Center at Tufts

President Donald Trump has made it clear that foreign aid is not a top priority for his administration. His 2018 budget proposal includes steep...

JFK Tufts
October 31, 2017 Large Image
Tisch College explores JFK's legacy with panel of accomplished activists and leaders in the national service movement

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Oct. 31, 2017) – The Tisch College of  Civic Life at Tufts University will  explore President John F. Kennedy's legacy...

Bin Lin at Tufts
October 27, 2017 Large Image
Bin Lin, co-founder and president of Chinese consumer electronics firm Xiaomi, tells Tufts audience what it takes to succeed

“Startups are very tough—you have to forget about what you have done in the past,” said Bin Lin, co-founder and president of the huge Chinese...

destroyed road in rural Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria
October 25, 2017 Large Image
Recovery from storm that destroyed up to 85 percent of crops will take time and effort, say Friedman School experts

The hurricane that swept through Puerto Rico on September 20 practically wiped out the island’s agricultural sector, destroying 80 to 85 percent...