In the World

Brett Kavanaugh and Donald Trump
August 2, 2018 Large Image
Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court holds “troubling” views on protecting presidents from investigation, says constitutional law professor Joel Richard Paul, F82

If he’s confirmed by the Senate, President Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court could cement a potentially decades-long conservative grip on the...

Ramnath Subbaraman
July 31, 2018 Large Image
Ramnath Subbaraman of Tufts University School of Medicine wins a 2018 Clinical Scientist Development Award for his research on tuberculosis in India

BOSTON (July 31, 2018)—Ramnath Subbaraman, M.D., a Tufts University School of Medicine assistant...

a young woman and her family in a village in Uganda
July 23, 2018 Large Image
Tufts researchers provide new way for war crimes testimony to show wide-ranging effects

In war crimes cases, the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague usually hears from select victims who describe the horrors they survived...

a Tibetan mastiff in the snow
July 20, 2018 Large Image
A Cummings School alumna confronts the problem of stray mastiffs on Tibetan plateau endangering people—and snow leopards

When Yang Yu, VG16, arrived in the Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in southern Qinghai, China, the first thing she noticed was the dogs. Huge...

closeup photo of a microprocessor
July 19, 2018 Large Image
To avoid hacks like Spectre and Meltdown, microprocessor designers need to make security a primary concern, says Tufts professor

Computers’ amazing abilities to entertain people, help them work, and even respond to voice commands are, at their heart, the results of decades...