Arts & Culture

People sitting at a dinner table drinking wine and eating during the holiday season
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Tufts alumni with expertise in wine and winemaking offer their best advice for choosing and sipping wine with holiday guests

As winter weather settles in and the year-end holidays approach, ‘tis the season for holiday gatherings with families and friends. Wine may be on...

A smiling woman in a black jacket and red blouse stands with her arms folded.
December 7, 2021 Large Image
The E.R. physician explains how storytelling brings humanity into the doctor/patient relationship

Rachel Kowalsky’s work made it into a prestigious medical journal last month, and she’s proud to say that she made it all up.

Kowalsky, M03...

Three books stacked up, the top one open, with a blue sparkly background looking like snow. The Tufts community—faculty, staff, and alumni—share 40 of their favorite books, and why they enjoyed reading them.
November 30, 2021 Large Image
Looking for a good read? The Tufts community—faculty, staff, and alumni—share more than 40 of their favorites with you

As the nights get—and stay—long, it’s the perfect time to curl up with a good book. Or maybe you need a good audiobook to get you through a long...

Detail from a cover of the magazine The Brownies Book. In 1920, W.E.B. Du Bois helped found The Brownies Book, the first magazine in America for Black children. Now a Tufts professor is bringing it long overdue attention
November 18, 2021 Large Image
In 1920, W.E.B. Du Bois helped found “The Brownies' Book,” the first publication of its kind. Now a Tufts professor is helping bring it long overdue attention

The year was 1919, and tension in America was palpable. While northern cities continued to absorb influxes of African American migrants fleeing...

A woman held a poster with the words 'We Are Still Alive' during a candlelight vigil to honor the lost Indigenous children and survivors of residential schools on the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. (Photo: Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
November 17, 2021 Large Image
Danielle Lazore-Thompson, J96, shares her parents’ experience with boarding schools for Native American children and how, as an attorney, she helps her people protect their land

My Moment is an occasional series in which Tufts graduates from across the university...