Tufts in the News

Publication date: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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
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: 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
The Cummings School celebrated commencement on Tufts' Grafton campus.
Publication date: Sunday, May 21, 2017
Boston Globe
TUSM's Anthony Schlaff writes this letter-to-the-editor about U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price's comments criticizing medically assisted therapy to treat opioid addiction.
Publication date: Saturday, May 20, 2017
Boston Globe
This op-ed arguing against the practice of declawing cats includes a quote from the Cummings School's Nicholas Dodman.
Publication date: Friday, May 19, 2017
Smithsonian Magazine
The Cummings School's Chris Whittier is collaborating on a study investing the link between flies and the spreading of a skin disease amongst giraffe populations throughout Africa.
Publication date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Associated Press
Fletcher expert Sung-Yoon Lee is quoted in this article about a Chinese government-backed rap group that warned South Korea "you're going too far," in a music video following the deployment of U.S. missile defense system Terminal High Altitude Defense (THAAD).