Tufts in the News

Oct 9, 2020
Why Trump Wants Sudan to Befriend Israel
Fletcher School research professor Alex de Waal discusses why it would be a momentous step for Sudan, which is currently on the U.S. State Department's sponsors-of-terror list, to recognize Israel.
Oct 8, 2020
Drilling Down on Dentistry During a Pandemic
Mary Jane Hanlon, an assistant professor at the School of Dental Medicine, outlines three key considerations that are shaping the future of dental practices in the face of the pandemic.
Oct 8, 2020
WOKE IN PROGRESS II
This profile of SMFA curator Abigail Satinsky, a prominent spokesperson for Boston Arts for Black Lives, quotes Satinsky as well as the SMFA's Kaelynn Maloney and Kaitlyn Ovett Clark, and Tufts University Art Galleries director Dina Deitsch.
Oct 6, 2020
Veterinary Behaviorist Suggests Preparing Your Animal for a Post-COVID Climate
In this Chronicle segment, Cummings School faculty Stephanie Borns-Weil and Megan Mueller explain the importance of paying attention to behaviors and signs of stress as pets deal with environmental and social changes associated with the coronavirus pandemic.

Ask the Expert

Marlene Wolfe, EG19, who received a Ph.D. in civil and environmental engineering and conducted a systematic review of the effectiveness of handwashing practices, explains
Emily McCobb, V00, VG02, director of Cummings School’s Shelter Medicine Program, responds

In Brief

Tufts is participating in a NSF artificial intelligence institute focused on fundamental particle physics
Peter Love, an associate professor of physics, will lead the university’s participation in the project

Sports

A member of the Tufts women’s basketball team, she was a four-time dean’s list student and graduated with a 3.36 GPA and a degree in cognitive and brain sciences

The honor recognizes the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances in competition and in the classroom