Tufts in the News

May 3, 2016
Malia Obama sparks interest, but gap years are rare
Tisch College of Civic Life Dean Alan Solomont and Tufts 1+4 student Daniel Lewis discuss the importance and value of taking a gap year before entering college.
May 2, 2016
Under Attack, Commodity Promotion Programs Try To Hide Their Emails
Nutrition policy expert Parke Wilde explains how commodity promotion programs are being hypocritical by trying to block disclosure requests after arguing for years that they are public.
May 2, 2016
To feel better, eat less (yes, even if you're not overweight)
Tufts researchers collaborated on a study about the positive impact of calorie restriction on mood.
Apr 28, 2016
Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Alumnus Hank Azaria talks about his upcoming commencement address to the Tufts class of 2016. Azaria plans to advise this year's graduates in the voices of various characters that he voices on "The Simpsons."

Ask the Expert

Jessica Harney, a lecturer for Tufts graduate programs in occupational therapy, weighs in
Ronald Perry, clinical professor and director of the Gavel Center for Restorative Dental Research at Tufts School of Dental Medicine, responds

In Brief

Former music department chair works across disciplinary boundaries
Our faculty are composing poetry and writing about environmental justice and the psychology of sports, among many other topics

Sports

The Tufts men's tennis team finished their regular season schedule on a high note, with a win 5-4 over Bowdoin

The co-ed sailing team earned a berth into the Intercollegiate Sailing Association national semi-finals to be held in San Diego