Tufts in the News

Jul 27, 2020
The End of Offices Is More Aspiration Than Reality
Fletcher’s Bhaskar Chakravorti outlines the conditions needed for an economy to become a future digital hub.
Jul 27, 2020
Urban planning as a tool of white supremacy – the other lesson from Minneapolis
Using Minneapolis as an example, UEP professor Julian Agyeman examines how urban planning created racial segregation.
Jul 23, 2020
When art goes viral
This article highlights SMFA's Chantal Zakari's new book “Drop Dead Gorgeous,” which tells a story using coronavirus imagery from around the world. Zakari is quoted.
Jul 22, 2020
Village seeks to regulate installation of deer fences
Researchers from Cummings School are involved in an experimental contraception program to study how to help curb the deer population in Head of the Harbor, NY.

Ask the Expert

Marlene Wolfe, EG19, who received a Ph.D. in civil and environmental engineering and conducted a systematic review of the effectiveness of handwashing practices, explains
Emily McCobb, V00, VG02, director of Cummings School’s Shelter Medicine Program, responds

In Brief

The Institute for Global Leadership, The Fletcher School, and the World Peace Foundation extend outreach with a new conversation series on July 24 and a podcast series
Tufts Green Fund proposals bring fresh ideas to the challenge of sustainability


A member of the Tufts women’s basketball team, she was a four-time dean’s list student and graduated with a 3.36 GPA and a degree in cognitive and brain sciences

The honor recognizes the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances in competition and in the classroom