Tufts in the News

Publication date: Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Boston Globe Magazine
Friedman School Dean Dariush Mozaffarian talks about his research on the benefits of unsaturated fat, and also the need for a "comprehensive, multicomponent effort" to revolutionize nutrition initiatives in the United States.
Publication date: Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Time Magazine
James Stavridis writes this opinion piece on how Presidential-elect Donald Trump's reaction to the death of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro could give hints about the direction of Trump's foreign policy.
Publication date: Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Sports Illustrated
This Sports Illustrated article quotes physicist Roger Tobin's research on the impact an athlete's muscle mass can have on performance.
Publication date: Monday, November 21, 2016
The Conversation
Psychologist Ray Nickerson says that confirmation bias may help explain the inaccuracy of political polls in election 2016.
Publication date: Thursday, November 17, 2016
Times of Higher Education
Tufts President Anthony Monaco writes this piece on the future of higher education in America under a Trump administration.
Publication date: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Associated Press
Peter Levine from Tisch College talks about the importance of civics education.
Publication date: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
A Tufts study found that adult Americans who regularly consume sugary drinks had a 46 percent higher risk of developing prediabetes.
Publication date: Saturday, November 12, 2016
Boston Globe
Nutrition expert Tim Griffin comments on the nutritional value of crops grown by hydroponics, a form of agriculture that grows plans without soil.
Publication date: Wednesday, November 9, 2016
National Public Radio
Fletcher School expert Daniel Drezner is quoted on the foreign policy implications of a Donald Trump presidency.
Publication date: Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Boston Herald
TUSM's Richard Dupee talks about the impact of the baby boomer generation had on the overall electorate in the presidential race.