Tufts in the News

Publication date: Thursday, November 19, 2015
Philosopher Daniel Dennett says that the internet is partially responsible for declining religious participation among young people.
Publication date: Thursday, November 19, 2015
NBC News
A Tufts lab is developing robot technology that will be fit with a moral compass.
Publication date: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
New Scientist
This is a profile of computer scientist Robert Jacobs's work on robots and mental fatigue.
Publication date: Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Forbes highlights Tufts' and Tisch College's work building active citizens, through programs like the 1+4 public service gap year.
Publication date: Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Cummings School researchers are collaborating with the SVF to preserve genetic material from rare important breeds of livestock.
Publication date: Saturday, September 5, 2015
Times of Higher Education
President Anthony Monaco co-writes this piece about the importance of university-wide community engagement.
Publication date: Friday, August 14, 2015
New York Times
Political scientist Deborah Schildkraut talks about the difficulty of gauging accurate public opinion on election issues.
Publication date: Monday, July 20, 2015
New England Cable News
Political scientist Jeffrey Taliaferro says that the current nuclear deal with Iran is diplomacy's best case scenario.
Publication date: Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Microbiologist Benjamin Wolfe is using the science behind bacterial pathways to advise cheesemakers, and help them make tastier cheese.
Publication date: Monday, June 29, 2015
Washington Post
Dean James Glaser of the School of Arts & Sciences co-authors this piece on the history of the controversy surrounding the Confederate flag in South Carolina.