Tufts in the News

Jun 21, 2019
A Battle Against Antibiotic Resistance
Engineering postdoctoral scholar Maya Nadimpalli discusses her work in public health and antibiotic resistance among young children in low-income countries. Nadimpalli is part of the new Center for Integrated Management of Antimicrobial Resistance (CIMAR), a multidisciplinary collaboration between Tufts University and Tufts Medical Center.
Jun 21, 2019
Americans Are Still Eating a Lot of Processed Meats, Study Finds
Friedman School researcher Fang Fang Zhang led a study that found Americans are eating the same amount of processed meats as they were eighteen years ago, while not increasing fish/shellfish intake. Zhang says that there is “still a lack of awareness around the benefits of consuming fish and the negative impacts of consuming processed meat.”
Jun 20, 2019
Why Federal Reserve Independence Matters
Fletcher School professor Michael Klein discusses why it is important that the Federal Reserve maintains its independence, noting that “politicization of the Fed puts the entire U.S. economy at risk.”
Jun 12, 2019
Did Manga Shape How the World Sees Japan?
Cultural studies professor Susan Napier is quoted extensively on the Japanese visual narrative art form known as manga; she is author of a book on Japanese animator Hiyao Miyazaki, titled Miyazakiworld: A Life in Art.

Ask the Expert

Cummings School’s Marieke Rosenbaum, V14, MG14, VG14, explains how to prevent exposure
Professor Melissa Mazan, V93, a board-certified internist and pulmonology expert at Tufts Equine Center, explains

In Brief

Whether you’re racing in a marathon or jogging around the block, Tufts exercise scientist Roger Fielding has advice to keep you healthy
The artist and writer will work on a collaborative project to create performances, sound pieces, and sculptures

Sports

The 2019 Tufts spring sports teams placed 138 student-athletes on the NESCAC All-Academic Teams. That’s more than any of the other 10 schools in the conference

Tufts' Colleen Doolan was announced as a member of the 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-District® Women’s At-Large team, recognizing top U.S. student-athletes for their performances on the field and in the classroom