News Releases

Price changes for seven foods could save thousands of lives per year, study says
November 27, 2017
Subsidies for healthy foods and taxes on unhealthy foods could reduce deaths from stroke, diabetes and cardiovascular disease, especially among Americans with lower socioeconomic status

BOSTON (Nov. 27, 2017)—Changing the prices of seven foods, including fruits, vegetables and sugar-sweetened beverages, could reduce deaths due to...

Charlie Mace
November 14, 2017

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass (2 p.m. ET, Nov. 14, 2017) – Tufts University announced today that it is a...

November 8, 2017
Tufts University among grant recipients

GRAFTON, Mass. (November 8, 2017)—The Clinical and Translational Science Award One Health Alliance (COHA), a national network of veterinary and...

November 7, 2017
85% believe the rights of women and girls are a “very high priority”; two-thirds think more participation from women will lead to a more peaceful world

(MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE) November 7, 2017 — Most Americans strongly support a U.S. foreign policy that promotes global gender equality, according to a...

A cappella groups sing at the launch of the university's fundraising campaign.
November 6, 2017
Funds will increase resources for financial aid, support teaching, advance research making real-world impact

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Nov. 6, 2017) – Tufts University has launched the most ambitious fundraising campaign in its history, seeking to raise...

Art sale 2017
November 3, 2017
School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University's 2017 Art Sale directly supports artistic community, funds creative educational opportunities at one of nation's premier art schools

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Nov. 3, 2017) -- The School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University will host its...

JFK Tufts
October 31, 2017
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...