Tufts in the News

Jul 4, 2018
When student work is well worth studying
Recent SMFA graduate Krystle Brown’s artwork is highlighted in this review of the 2018 “Boston Young Contemporaries” exhibition.
Jun 27, 2018
Political Internships Turn Hot in the Age of Trump
Tufts students Michelle “Misha” Carlson and Robert Toscano are featured in this article on the current popularity of political internships.
Jun 27, 2018
Dare You to Eat This
In a letter to the editor, the HNRCA’s Alice Lichtenstein responds to the June 23 article “The Excesses of Fast Food’s Marketing Binges.”
Jun 22, 2018
Making Art 'Should Be Uncomfortable'
Professor of English Christina Sharpe and visual and conceptual artist Lorna Simpson discuss the artist’s work exploring race, gender, and identity. Simpson recently received the SMFA Medal for “creative excellence in visual art, art history and arts advocacy.”

Ask the Expert

Sheldon Rowan, a scientist at the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts, explains
Chris Whittier, V97, research assistant professor of conservation medicine at Cummings School, explains

In Brief

The ranking is based on patents granted in the United States during 2017
Master of Arts in Teaching will be focused on elementary education in science, technology, engineering, and math

Sports

Field hockey player Mary Travers, A18, is one of the NESCAC nominees for the NCAA award

Twelve members of the Tufts women’s rowing team were recently selected as Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association National Scholar-Athletes for the 2018 season