Tufts in the News

Publication date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
CNN
Fletcher Professor Daniel Drezner responds to President Donald Trump's first speech at the United Nations General Assembly.
Publication date: Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
Fletcher Dean James Stavridis writes about the military's role in responding to natural disasters.
Publication date: Thursday, September 14, 2017
CBC News
Canada
Allen Rutberg, director of the Center for Animals and Public Policy at Cummings, says "There's not much evidence to show that modest reductions in deer populations will do anything for Lyme disease."
Publication date: Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Washington Post
Dean of The Fletcher School James Stavridis coauthors this op-ed on the "escalating conflict over fishing."
Publication date: Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Financial Times
This article mentions a Tufts assessment of the International Labor Organization (ILO) that found the program has had a positive impact in improving working conditions and profit margins in garment factories located in developing countries.
Publication date: Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Boston Magazine
Prianka Chawla, assistant professor at TUSM, participates in this Q&A on genetic testing to identify abnormalities in DNA, which could indicate an increased risk of disease.
Publication date: Tuesday, September 12, 2017
The Conversation
Friedman School Dean Dariush Mozaffarian writes in this The Conversation piece that "to cut down on disease and achieve meaningful health care reform, we should make it a top nonpartisan priority to address our nation’s nutrition crisis."
Publication date: Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Huffington Post
A 2016 TUSM and Friedman study that showed girls to be at a greater risk of not meeting physical activity recommendations is mentioned in this piece on the NFL Flag-In-Schools program.
Publication date: Thursday, September 7, 2017
Time Magazine
Dean of The Fletcher School James Stavridis outlines how the United States could prepare for a possible civil war in Venezuela.
Publication date: Wednesday, September 6, 2017
New York Times
Fletcher expert Sung-Yoon Lee writes this opinion piece on how to respond to the increasing provocations from a nuclear North Korea.

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