Tufts in the News

Jan 25, 2016
Modeling the economic impact of the TPP
A new study from the Global Development and Environment Institute analyzes the economic damage that would result from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal.
Jan 25, 2016
Germany: Where Leadership Is On Trial
Political scientist David Art contrasts the German and American political systems.
Jan 25, 2016
Child Obesity Is Now A Global Crisis
Tisch College nutrition expert Miriam Nelson discusses the dangers of the growing childhood obesity epidemic.
Jan 24, 2016
Brain on Sports Podcast: How high-fives and touch drive team success
Social psychologist Sam Sommers is a guest on this sports podcast that examines the impact of physical contact on team success.

Ask the Expert

John Coffin, the American Cancer Society Professor of Molecular Biology at Tufts School of Medicine and the Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, explains
Diane McKay, G89, N97, N00, assistant professor at the Friedman School who studies antioxidant foods, responds

In Brief

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Sports

Tufts women’s squash freshman Zarena Jafry was named the Harrow Sports College Squash Player of the Week

Men's basketball head coach Bob Sheldon celebrated his 400th Jumbo victory with a 99-78 win at Newbury College on Thursday night