Tufts in the News

Sep 24, 2018
‘Resistant Currents,’ at the Boston Center for the Arts, looks at immigration
SMFA Professor of the Practice Jeannie Simms has organized the show “Resistant Currents,” at the Boston Center for the Arts’ Mills Gallery.
Sep 13, 2018
What the world needs now to fight climate change: More swamps
GDAE’s William Moomaw and Gillian Davies outline the critical role of wetlands and swamps in curbing the effects of climate change and the importance of protecting these ecosystems.
Sep 13, 2018
why do so many queer people love kill bill?
English professor Lee Edelman discusses why “disidentification” is common among LGBT people.
Sep 13, 2018
Florence’s flood waters could be half a foot higher, thanks to climate change
A&S assistant professor Andrew Kemp comments on how the sea-level rise along the Carolina coast over the last 100 years is impacting the storm surge from Hurricane Florence.

Ask the Expert

Sucharita Kher, assistant professor at the School of Medicine and director of the Tufts Medical Center Outpatient Pulmonary Clinic, gives the lowdown
Alice H. Lichtenstein, director of Tufts’ HNRCA Cardiovascular Nutrition Laboratory and Gershoff Professor of Nutrition Science and Policy, answers

In Brief

Cummings School researcher focuses on comparative oncology and improving cancer treatment in both pets and people
The Fletcher School hosts a conference on designing international law and organizations to protect civilian institutions and infrastructure from cyber operations

Sports

The Jumbos coasted to a 6-0 victory over NESCAC opponent Trinity College at Trinity Soccer Field, and are now 11-0-2

Sophomore Alexis Chauvette scored the game-winning goal as the No. 3 Tufts field hockey team beat No. 15 Trinity College on the road at Sheppard Field