Tufts in the News

Publication date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
National Public Radio, Goats and Soda
Feinstein International Center's Daniel Maxwell is quoted on the difference between hunger and famine, and how serious a famine can be.
Publication date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Christian Science Monitor
Political scientist Jeffrey Berry talks about the increasing "incivility" of political discourse in the United States.
Publication date: Monday, June 12, 2017
Inside Higher Ed
This article about admissions processes at prestigious art schools discusses the long relationship between the School of the Museum of Fine Arts and Tufts.
Publication date: Wednesday, June 7, 2017
BBC News
The Fletcher School's John Shattuck, former U.S. ambassador to the Czech Republic, talks about the potential issues caused by a lack of a foreign ambassador to the United Kingdom.
Publication date: Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Los Angeles Times
Fletcher School Dean James Stavridis is quoted in this article examining President Donald Trump's military strategy.
Publication date: Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Nature
Mathematician Moon Duchin talks about the difficulty of developing a compactness metric for gerrymandering in the United States.
Publication date: Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Technology Review
The Fletcher School's Kelly Sims Gallagher is quoted on the effects of funding cuts for energy research on U.S. economic growth and energy security.
Publication date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Reuters
Friedman School Dariush Mozaffarian co-authored a study with researchers from the Imperial College London and the University of Liverpool which shows that food policy, including subsidies on healthy foods and taxes on unhealthy products, could lead to a massive decrease in deaths by cardiovascular disease.
Publication date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017
New York Times
The Cummings School's Lisa Freeman is quoted in this article about vegans aligning their pet dogs' diets with their own eating habits.
Publication date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017
The Conversation
The Fletcher School's Monica Toft explains how and why the Islamic State claims responsibility for terrorist attacks across the globe.

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