In the World

Thomas Jefferson and John Adams
February 5, 2018 Large Image
A new book by Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Gordon Wood, A55, chronicles the intertwined lives and politics of John Adams and Thomas Jefferson

It was certainly an amazing coincidence: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, American revolutionaries and the second and third presidents of the...

white-tailed deer running in snowy woods
January 30, 2018 Large Image
Chris Whittier, V97, research assistant professor of conservation medicine at Cummings School, explains

White-tailed deer, the kind found in Massachusetts and across most of the United States, are the widest-ranging ungulate in the Americas, from as...

Moon Duchin at Tufts
January 29, 2018 Large Image
Moon Duchin has been asked by Governor Tom Wolf to advise on redistricting options

Tufts associate professor of mathematics Moon Duchin has been active in educating others about how to overcome gerrymandering—the drawing of...

oil fields at sunset
January 29, 2018 Large Image
A free webinar with a Tufts professor examines what oil-producing countries need to do to thrive

Countries rich in oil and other natural resources tend to have authoritarian governments, be economically unstable, and experience more frequent...

January 26, 2018 Large Image
Monica Duffy Toft brings an expertise in international politics to a new Fletcher center

Growing up on Long Island, Monica Duffy Toft—professor of international politics and director of Fletcher’s new...