In the World

President's Marathon Challenge
April 19, 2011 Slideshow
Runners from the Tufts President’s Marathon Challenge team tackled Boston’s famous race as the community cheered them on.

The day dawned crisp and cool in Hopkinton, Mass., the starting point for the 115th Boston Marathon on April 18. Approximately 200 members of the...

Michael Klein
April 11, 2011 Large Image
The Fletcher School’s Michael Klein brings his expertise to the highest levels in Washington

The view from Michael Klein’s office window is a bit different from his usual one at the Fletcher School, where he’s a professor of international...

April 5, 2011 Large Image
A Tufts professor and her students investigate a music program that’s transforming lives

The 12 teens quickly settled themselves on stage at Cohen Auditorium and launched into a series of jazz tunes: eyes closed at times and fingers...

March 25, 2011 Large Image
Bird treated for wound to foot; release planned for Monday Morning

North Grafton, MA - Clinicians at Tufts Wildlife Clinic, together with officials from the State of Connecticut’s Department of...

Peter Walker
March 23, 2011 Large Image
As Japan struggles to respond to the devastation, it has experience on its side, says disaster relief expert Peter Walker

The catastrophic earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan earlier this month is presenting overwhelming challenges for relief agencies. But disasters...