Tufts in the News

Publication date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Boston Globe
Political scientist Jeffrey Berry comments on a new US News & World Report ranking of the 50 states that ranks Massachusetts 8th, a drop from last year's 1st place rank.
Publication date: Monday, February 26, 2018
Bloomberg News
Fletcher Dean James Stavridis writes this piece about the abolition of presidential term limits in China, effectively making incumbent Xi Jinping an "emperor."
Publication date: Friday, February 23, 2018
WBUR-FM
Tufts is one of the universities that has reassured high school students participating in gun control protests that if they face disciplinary action for walkouts or other activities, their university admission will not be impacted.
Publication date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Boston Globe
Political scientist Jeffrey Berry is quoted in this article on student outrage following a school shooting in Florida. “It’s hard to see an issue, with the possible exception of abortion, where the political parties are so fundamentally divided,” Berry said.
Publication date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Gizmodo
Cummings Assistant Professor Cailin Heinze comments on reports that pentobarbital, a drug used to euthanize animals, has been found in dog food.
Publication date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
National Public Radio
Economics Associate Professor Silke Forbes led a study on the efficiency of airline schedules.
Publication date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Reuters
The HNRCA's Susan Roberts comments on a study of individual to different diets. Roberts was not connected to the study.
Publication date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Bloomberg News
Friedman Professor Parke Wilde comments on the logistics of a proposed Trump administration food-aid program.
Publication date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018
New York Times
"It’s time for U.S. and other national policies to stop focusing on calories and calorie counting,” says Friedman Dean Dariush Mozaffarian.
Publication date: Monday, February 19, 2018
BBC Radio
Dyan Mazurana, research director at Feinstein, is interviewed about sexual violence in the charity sector.

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