Tufts in the News

Publication date: Thursday, May 25, 2017
BBC News
United Kingdom
Psychologist Aniruddh Patel is quoted in this article about the discovery that more than 70 groups around the world can communicate through whistling, revealing how the human brain decodes signals.
Publication date: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Vice
Psychologist Sam Sommers discusses the racial make-ups of juries, in this article about jury selection in Bill Cosby's criminal trial.
Publication date: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Out Sports
2017 graduate and Tufts rugby player Nick Nasser writes about his experience coming out to his friends and fellow rugby players at Tufts, and offers support to other athletes in the LGBTQ+ community.
Publication date: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Reuters
Nutrition expert Alice Lichtenstein is quoted on a new study from Denmark that found those who regularly ate chocolate were less likely to be diagnosed with atrial fibrillation than those who do not eat chocolate.
Publication date: Tuesday, May 23, 2017
The Daily Mail
New research from biologist Michael Levin's laboratory examined bioelectric currents in flatworms and their impact on regeneration.
Publication date: Tuesday, May 23, 2017
CNBC
Fletcher expert Daniel Drezner comments on President Donald Trump's first trip to Saudi Arabia.
Publication date: Monday, May 22, 2017
Radio Boston, WBUR-FM
Audio from Kenya Barris's address to the Tufts Class of 2017 is featured alongside clips of former Vice President Joe Biden's address at Colby College and Oprah Winfrey's address at Smith College.
Publication date: Monday, May 22, 2017
Time Magazine
Fletcher School Dean James Stavridis writes this op-ed outlining reasons the United States should support a 5,000-troop increase of American and NATO troops stationed in Afghanistan.
Publication date: Sunday, May 21, 2017
Boston Globe
Television writer Kenya Barris addressed members of the Tufts class of 2017 at commencement festivities on the Medford campus. This roundup piece, which includes photo and video of Barris, also mentions that NBC News chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel spoke at The Fletcher School's Class Day on Saturday.
Publication date: Sunday, May 21, 2017
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Massachusetts
The Cummings School celebrated commencement on Tufts' Grafton campus.

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