Tufts in the News

Publication date: Sunday, January 24, 2016
Sports Illustrated
online
Social psychologist Sam Sommers is a guest on this sports podcast that examines the impact of physical contact on team success.
Publication date: Friday, January 22, 2016
Associated Press
Economist Brian Bethune supports a rate hike from the U.S. Federal Reserve, calling it an "effective monetary tightening."
Publication date: Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Time
online
Nutrition researcher Susan Roberts led a study on the actual calorie contents of restaurant meals, and found that the vast majority have far too many calories.
Publication date: Wednesday, January 20, 2016
HealthDay News
Friedman School Dean Dariush Mozaffarian led research that found consuming healthier fats can cut heart disease risk.
Publication date: Thursday, January 7, 2016
Today
NBC News (online)
Nutrition expert Alice Lichtenstein says that new government dietary guidelines are designed to help people make healthier choices over time.
Publication date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016
New Scientist
Cosmologist Alexander Vilenkin discusses supermassive black holes and bubble universes.
Publication date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Marketplace
According to Fletcher School expert Sung-Yoon Lee, "North Korea is the only country in world history to have suffered a famine despite being a literate, urbanized, industrialized society."
Publication date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Washington Post
Stephen Bosworth, former U.S. ambassador and dean emeritus of The Fletcher School, passed away at the age of 76.
Publication date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016
New York Times
Room for Debate
Muslim chaplain Celene Ibrahim writes about the significance of her headscarf.
Publication date: Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Boston Magazine
Google Science Fair winner Olivia Hallisey appeared on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" and thanks her Tufts mentors for their help with her winning project, a fast and inexpensive Ebola test.

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