Tufts in the News

Publication date: Thursday, December 17, 2015
Foreign Affairs
Political scientist Kelly Greenhill writes about the "weaponization" of refugees.
Publication date: Wednesday, December 2, 2015
U.S. News & World Report
Fletcher expert Hurst Hannum partially blames the media for stoking unfounded fears about Syrian refugees.
Publication date: Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Animal behavior expert Temple Grandin spoke to students at the Cummings School on December 1 about animal behavior and emotion.
Publication date: Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Friedman School Dean Dariush Mozaffarian says that US dietary labeling is outdated and reflects antiquated notions about health factors.
Publication date: Monday, November 30, 2015
Washington Post
Fletcher expert Michael Glennon discusses the procedural process that is required when the United States enters into a treaty.
Publication date: Monday, November 30, 2015
Cognoscenti blog
WBUR-FM, NPR affiliate in Boston
TUSM's Elliott Martin writes this blog post about the opiate crisis.
Publication date: Friday, November 27, 2015
National Public Radio
Tufts engineers are creating robots with the ability to disobey orders for their own protection.
Publication date: Thursday, November 26, 2015
Nutrition expert Allen Taylor comments on a study that found the definition of a healthy diet may vary from person to person.
Publication date: Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Washington Post
Biologist Michael Levin led a research team that was able to grow the brains of another species in flatworms without altering their fundamental DNA.
Publication date: Thursday, November 19, 2015
Philosopher Daniel Dennett says that the internet is partially responsible for declining religious participation among young people.