Tufts in the News

Oct 10, 2019
Ocean Spray Wades into New Waters with a Line of Tea Tonics and Oat Milk Elixirs
William Masters, a professor at the Friedman School, is quoted in this article on Ocean Spray’s new Atoka line of infused cranberry drinks, noting that the beverages tap into the rise of the wellness industry.
Oct 9, 2019
How Do You Talk to Your Kid About Vaping? Start Really Young
Associate professor of public health and community medicine Margie Skeer offers advice on how to talk to kids about the risks of vaping and how to help them resist peer pressure to vape.
Oct 9, 2019
Finally, a Silk That Wrinkles, Unwrinkles, and Then Wrinkles Some More
The Tufts SilkLab has developed a silk textile that can wrinkle into detailed, high-resolution patterns involving words, images, and even fingerprints. The patterns can be erased and the material reused for multiple “printings.”
Oct 7, 2019
Trump's Request for 'Favor' Could Really Hurt Ukraine's President and His Agenda
Tufts political scientist Oxana Shevel writes this piece examining how President Trump’s request for a “favor” may impact Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s agenda on reform against corruption.

Ask the Expert

Cummings School Professor Sam Telford, an expert on infections spread by mosquitoes and ticks, explains
Veterinary behaviorist Stephanie Borns-Weil, V07, and emergency/critical care veterinary technician Michelle Damon from the Foster Hospital for Small Animals, respond

In Brief

A Fletcher School graduate aims to achieve social and environmental goals as well as financial gains
From cybersecurity to Hellenic studies, these three professors bring fresh expertise to Tufts

Sports

Men’s tennis team junior co-captain Boris Sorkin won his second consecutive Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) New England Regional singles title at Colby College.

The Tufts volleyball team picked up wins over Maine Maritime and No. 5 Johnson and Wales this weekend, not dropping a set on the day. The Jumbos are now 12-0 overall.