Tufts in the News

Publication date: Friday, October 18, 2013
Education Professor Freeden Oeur writes about the benefits of and misconceptions surrounding same-sex schooling.
Publication date: Friday, October 18, 2013
Nutrition expert Clifford Rosen weighs in on a study that found cold temperatures and spicy foods helped stimulate the growth of brown fat cells.
Publication date: Friday, October 18, 2013
Scientific American
Literacy expert Maryanne Wolf talks about how tablet computers are giving education opportunities to children in the developing world.
Publication date: Friday, October 18, 2013
New York Times
TUSM's Paul Hattis writes this letter to the editor about the ethical implications of helping poor patients afford medications.
Publication date: Thursday, October 17, 2013
Alumnus and eBay founder Pierre Omidyar is starting a new project that will revolutionize journalism.
Publication date: Monday, October 14, 2013
Boston Globe
Tufts alumnus Eugene Fama will share the 2013 Nobel Prize for Economics.
Publication date: Sunday, October 13, 2013
Bloomberg News
Fletcher's Michael Glennon talks about the legality of Iran's nuclear weapons development based on the U.N. Charter and Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.
Publication date: Saturday, October 12, 2013
TUSM's Rajendra Kumar-Singh comments on Tufts research that may have discovered a possible treatment for age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the leading cause of blindness among the elderly.
Publication date: Saturday, October 12, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
The Fletcher School's Kelly Sims Gallagher comments that increases in gas prices, fuel economy standards and public transportation could derail China's demand for oil.
Publication date: Wednesday, October 9, 2013
The Atlantic
CIRCLE Director Peter Levine says that the government shutdown can be used as a lesson to civics students.