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

Sai Das, NG02, a scientist at the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts, gives the low down
Sheldon Rowan, a scientist at the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts, explains

In Brief

The Fletcher School hosts a conference on designing international law and organizations to protect civilian institutions and infrastructure from cyber operations
Twenty-seven faculty members join the School of Arts and Sciences and the SMFA this fall

Sports

Sophomore Boris Sorkin and freshman Isaac Gorelik won singles titles at the Middlebury Invitational to cap a strong opening weekend for the Jumbos

Freshman Abbie Carlson qualified for the 2018 Intercollegiate Sailing Association Single-handed Championship by virtue of placing fourth at the New England Championship