In the World

a town in Uganda
February 21, 2012 Large Image
Undergraduates doing international research are among the presenters at the EPIIC symposium “Conflict in the 21st Century” Feb. 22–26

Their classrooms are in northern Uganda, where they learned firsthand about the brutality of the Lord’s Resistance Army, and in Tunisia, where the...

February 21, 2012
Announcement comes as university hosts March 1-3 conference

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. - Tufts University today announced that it is establishing a Center for the Study of Race and...

kids in a classroom
February 15, 2012 Large Image
To nurture kids' abilities, parents must expand their definition of talent and look beyond the classroom for challenges

David Henry Feldman has been exploring the world of gifted children and prodigies throughout his career. His collaboration with Howard Gardner at...

February 15, 2012

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. – "NBC Nightly News" anchor and managing editor Brian Williams will discuss political and election news coverage...

February 10, 2012

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. –Tufts University will present well-known scholar, philosopher, musician and civil-rights activist Dr. Cornel...