Tufts in the News

Apr 11, 2019
Ashland's Roger Gu Clocked a Record-Setting Performance in Pool at Tufts
Third-year engineering student Roger Gu discusses his historic swimming season, during which he broke both Tufts and New England Small College Athletic Conference records.
Apr 10, 2019
New Study Reveals HIV's Vulnerabilities
Using a new imaging technique, TUSM assistant professor James Munro collaborated on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) research that revealed a “structural state that had never been observed” as well as vulnerabilities in the virus that could help in vaccine development.
Apr 8, 2019
Choose Foods, Not Supplements
A new study led by Friedman’s Fang Fang Zhang found no positive association between taking dietary supplements and decreased mortality.
Apr 7, 2019
New Gas-Detecting Threads Can Be Sewn into Clothes
Engineer Sameer Sonkusale developed gas-detecting threads that can be woven into clothing, which could be used for safety purposes in medical, workplace, military, and rescue environments.

Ask the Expert

Deborah Linder, V09, SK16, head of the Tufts Obesity Clinic for Animals, explains
Annie Wayne, V11, VG11, and Lindsey Krupa, V19, from the emergency and critical care department at the Henry and Lois Foster Hospital for Small Animals, explain

In Brief

Book topics range from memory and superpowers to GMOs and microeconomics, plus music, film, art exhibitions and more
Physician Fatima Cody Stanford tells a Tufts audience how bias about obesity and overweight is damaging patients

Sports

The team earned a berth into the national semifinals of the Intercollegiate Sailing Association with their performance at the New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association Championship

Danny Murphy scored seven goals with two assists to lead the fourth-ranked Jumbos to a 23-14 win over Middlebury College