Arts & Culture

With gloved hands, food stylist Christine Tobin sets out balls of pink ice cream, an authentic 19th-century treat, for a scene in the 2019 version of Little Women.
April 13, 2021 Large Image
Whether it’s a pork chop for Frances McDormand or Christmas cookies for Johnny Depp, Tufts graduate Christine Tobin whips up camera-ready food that actors can really sink their teeth into

She’s prepared jam with Laura Dern, roasted chicken legs for Bradley Cooper, and served piccata to Jennifer Lawrence. But Christine Tobin, A08 (...

A person holding an American flag in front of their face with the sun in the background
April 8, 2021 Large Image
As President Biden steers immigration policy changes, a student of DACA status shares their experience since the Trump administration tried to rescind the program

Two years ago, the world was a different place. There was no COVID-19 pandemic yet, and President Donald Trump was just over halfway through his...

A still from a video shows three women in costumes with a feather boa
April 8, 2021 Large Image
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston exhibition inspired by travel made possible by SMFA at Tufts Traveling Fellowship

Multidisciplinary artist Samantha Nye envisions a fantasy space for erotic exchange between  aging queer womxn—a population often wrongly deemed...

A woman wearing a striped shirt types on a laptop with her phone next to her.
April 6, 2021 Large Image
Sociologist and entrepreneurial evangelist Dr. Ali Trachtman Hill, J98, encourages women to work for themselves and define success on their own terms

Since February 2020, 5.4 million women in the United States have lost or left their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In December, every one of...

Heather Nathans and colleagues celebrate just before the pandemic shutdown.
March 25, 2021 Large Image
Gantcher Professor Heather Nathans is all about making service to her communities a priority and shares one out-of-the-box way she humanizes bonding

This is an installment in our Women’s History Month 2021 series....